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The man who had been working in Kerala returned to his native village in Ariyalur and since then he had a fever. "He has been kept in isolation as a precautionary measure", he said. He added that the future course of action regarding the patient would be decided once the blood sample report arrives. Nipah virus has already claimed the lives of 14 people in Kerala.
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    Indian nurse who died battling Nipah virus hailed as hero

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    Nipah has killed more than 260 people in Malaysia , Bangladesh and India since 1998 and has a mortality rate of almost 70 percent, according to the World Health Organization. "He was on ventilator support for a week and died today morning", Kerala state health director Sarita R.L. told AFP of Moosa, 60. A central team has been sent to the district to help the state administration.
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    The latest figures bring the number of people who have died showing Ebola infection symptoms up to 23, after the inclusion of the latest confirmed death, which occurred in the western Iboko region. So far, seven cases have surfaced in Mbandaka districts, World Health Organization said. Unlike previous Ebola events in DRC - this is the country's ninth since 1976 - the 2018 outbreak has been complicated by the fact that it involved rural and urban areas, he said.
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    Jacksonville defensive end Yannick Ngakoue claimed Incognito had hurled some " weak racist slurs " at him, but the latter subsequently claimed they "hugged it out" while at the Pro Bowl. Police say he could be there anywhere from 24 to 72 hours. The 34-year-old Incognito announced this year that he was retiring after 11 seasons in the National Football League, the last three with the Buffalo Bills .
  • Nipah virus claims one more life, Death toll rises to 11

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    Expert teams from the National Centre for Disease Control and All India Institute of Medical Sciences are camping in Kerala to study the situation. On Tuesday, two persons suspected to be infected with Nipah virus were admitted to a hospital in Karnataka's Mangalore.
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    The FDA warned about the potential dangers of benzocaine in 2006 and 2011, and has said parents shouldn't use the products in children younger than 2. The agent is also found in generic teething products. Benzocaine is sometimes sold under the brand names Orajel and Anbesol and is an ester local anesthetic, often used as a topical pain reliever or in cough drops.
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    The program is called 'Rekognition.' According to Amazon , the technology has already been used to find abducted people, lost children at amusement parks and it was just used at the Royal Wedding in Windsor to identify guests. AWS GovCloud would still exist even if the pitches to try specific cloud services became less focused on applications with privacy and civil rights implications.
  • Kelly accused of keeping 19-year-old in sexual slavery

    Kelly accused of keeping 19-year-old in sexual slavery

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    Representatives for Kelly did not immediately respond to requests for comment Tuesday. Kelly has faced repeated allegations of sexual misconduct, and has recently been targeted by the Time's Up movement . Kelly has denied any wrong doing and has not been charged with any crimes connected with women's the allegations. He then forced himself on her in the hotel, and initiated both oral and vaginal sex.
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    They chased down the 140-run target set by Hyderabad with five balls to spare. Du Plessis completed the formalities with a six off the first ball in the last over off Bhuvneshwar to kick off celebrations in the CSK camp. While the South African batsman brushed it away and was one of the first players to tweet out his regret over the shifting of the home venue due to security threats, there were scores of CSK fans who tweeted out apologies to the man who was a mainstay in the Chennai team ...
  • US FDA approves new drug for prevention of migraines

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    The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Thursday approved Amgen Inc's drug Aimovig for the prevention of migraine headaches in adults. "Cluster headache can be hard to evaluate in clinical studies, which has contributed to few available treatment options for clusterheadache, often considered the most severe pain one can experience", noted Christi Shaw, president of Lilly Bio-Medicines, in the release .
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    Gates said Trump had met his daughter Jennifer , 22, at an earlier event in Florida. However, Gates did go on to say he was not sure if Trump was actually serious about offering him the job or not. Gates also described how weird it sounded when the president referred to himself in the third person in one of the meetings. Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV ) weakens the immune system destroying important cells that fight disease and infection and can lead to AIDS.
  • Congo Confirms 14 More Ebola Virus Cases

    Congo Confirms 14 More Ebola Virus Cases

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    Mr Salama, the WHO's deputy director-general for emergency response, said Mbandaka's location on the Congo river raised the prospect of Ebola spreading to Congo-Brazzaville and the Central African Republic, as well as downstream to Kinshasa , which has a population of 10 million.
  • Surgeon general helps fellow passenger who passed out on flight

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    Jerome Adams attends show for Red Dress 2018 Collection Fashion Show at Hammerstein Ballroom. It was not immediately clear what happened during the medical emergency. After the patient woke up, Adams said it was best the plane return to the gate, and for the patient to be taken to the hospital for further evaluation.
  • Nigeria maintains 47th position in latest Federation Internationale de Football Association ranking

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    There were no changes at the world's top 40 with Germany, Brazil and Belgium still clinging to the top three positions with barely a month to the Fifa World Cup kickoff in Russian Federation. Kuwait (160, up 16) leaped up the table, thanks in part to their 2-0 friendly victory over Palestine. Federation Internationale de Football Association will release the next rankings June 7, 2018, three days after the submission of the World Cup list.
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    Food and Drug Administration said. Twenty-three more people fell ill since the last update on May 9, bringing the total to 172 people from 32 states , the Centers for Disease Control and prevention (CDC) said on Wednesday. The FDA, he tweeted, "ruled out that the contamination was caused by just one farm suggesting it was a complex problem and will take further time to investigate".