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Harry Kane on the double as Spurs see off Everton

Harry Kane on the double as Spurs see off Everton

Everton lost against Tottenham Hotspur at White Hart Lane in the Premier League on Sunday. The start of the game was very even as both sides weren't giving each other much time on the ball to get their passing games going. Sergio Aguero opened the scoring after turning in a deflected cross in the 42nd minute. "If you compare the two teams of this afternoon its the third season of Pochettino at Tottenham ". Read More

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Community Howard Regional health offers free colorectal cancer screenings

But Siegel suggested one explanation might be a complex interaction involving the same factors that have contributed to the obesity epidemic - changes in diet, a sedentary lifestyle, excess weight and low fiber consumption. "This new study would favour a closer look at whether screening should be done earlier", said Dr John Kisiel, a gastroenterologist at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota. Read More

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Fatal drug overdoses more than doubled since 1999, CDC finds

Fatal drug overdoses more than doubled since 1999, CDC finds

Researchers acknowledged that several factors could affect death rate measurement, including but not limited to the fact that drug overdose deaths can involve multiple drugs. The states with the highest rates were: West Virginia, with 41.5 per 100,000; New Hampshire, with 34.3; and Kentucky and OH each with 29.9. To try to stop overdose deaths, access has been increased to naloxone (Narcan), a drug used to reverse an opioid overdose, Vuolo said. Read More

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Brain Differences Found In ADHD

Brain Differences Found In ADHD

Nevertheless, the most prominent differences in brain volume were revealed in children. Hoogman and colleagues analyzed MRI scans for more than 3,200 people in nine countries aged four to 63, of whom 1,713 who had ADHD. The regions which had a reduced volume were the amygdala, the hippocampus, the nucleus accumbens, the putamen and the caudate nucleus. These drugs have been known to be behind weight gain or loss, suicidal thoughts , and liver damage. Read More

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Virginia GOP's Defunding of Planned Parenthood Will be Vetoed

Virginia GOP's Defunding of Planned Parenthood Will be Vetoed

Dayton Women's Rights Alliance organizer Joy Schwab says data shows one-in-five American women have used Planned Parenthood for general women's health services. Many protestors in Siouxland share this same hope and belief. Thayer is on the board of Right to Life, an anti-abortion group that joined in on the movement to urge leaders to cut federal funding to Planned Parenthood. Read More

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PM Modi Peaks Into People's Bathrooms: Rahul Blames Modi

Yadav predicted rural voters would vent their frustration with Modi's banknote ban and deliver the prime minister a "big jolt". "He [Modi] can do this [peeping into bathrooms] in his free time", Mr. "If it loses UP, it will be this factor that killed its hopes", said journalist R. Jagannathan in an opinion piece for the Times of India daily. He was referring to the Indian Army's September 29, 2016, cross-LoC surgical strikes on terror launch pads. Read More

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Qatar 2022 spending $500 million weekly

Qatar 2022 spending $500 million weekly

While the global fluctuation of energy prices has effected Qatar recently, the country with the world's third-largest collection of natural gas and oil reserves is spending lavishly to overhaul its entire infrastructure for the event. Brazil renovated some stadiums and built some new ones for the tournament. On the footballing side of things, Qatar's hopes of qualifying for the 2018 World Cup in Russian Federation are bleak. Read More

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Wear red this Friday to save lives

Wear red this Friday to save lives

Wear Red on February 3, Go Red Day and join Emily Riemer at the Boston Go Red for Women luncheon on February 24. By going red, we remind women, and all of us, about the importance of taking care of our hearts. One hundred percent of the red dress pin sales goes towards Go Red For Women. Even if you have no symptoms, you may still be at risk for heart disease. Read More

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Woman survives six days without lungs

In a nine-hour procedure, a team of 13 surgical staff removed her lungs one at a time, CNN reported. The list of unknowns was long, from the risk of bleeding into the empty chest cavity to whether her blood pressure and oxygen levels could be sustained once her lungs were removed. Read More

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McCain on Trump torture stance: 'The law is the law'

The draft order , first obtained by the New York Times , prompted alarm among leading Republicans and Democrats that Mr Trump is looking to re-introduce more aggressive interrogation techniques. A former chief of staff to former CIA Director Leon Panetta, Jeremy Bash , said few operatives support a return to the use of torture. The document is just one of several national security orders that Trump intends to sign in the coming days, including naming the Muslim Brotherhood a ... Read More

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Cervical Cancer Deadlier Than Previously Thought: US Sees Higher Death Rates

In the US this year there will be about 12,820 new cases of invasive cervical cancer, with about 4,210 deaths, according to estimates from the American Cancer Society . But routine screening can help prevent it. Most previous reports on geographic differences in cancer mortality in the US have focused on variation by state, with less information available at the county level. Read More

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Earwax There to Protect Your Hearing, Doctors Say

Earwax There to Protect Your Hearing, Doctors Say

Seth Schwartz, American Academy of Otolaryngology . So said the American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery Foundation in its updated clinical guidelines and patient tips released on Tuesday. The movement of our jaw -from talking or chewing- and the continuous growth of skin within the ear canal helps to remove earwax, which then is washed off during showers. Read More

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Several people hurt in Manhattan fire

Several people hurt in Manhattan fire

The blaze began around 5 p.m.in an apartment on the third floor at 515 W. 59th St., near 10th Avenue. Three of those hurt were firefighters, authorities said. "Biggest problem we had was (the) door was left open, and a large amount of fire got out into the hallway and rest of building", FDNY Commander Robert Sakowich said. Read More

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3-Year-Old's Joyful Adoption Photo Goes Viral

3-Year-Old's Joyful Adoption Photo Goes Viral

In a photo posted to Twitter , Montgomery's daughter documented the adoption. They were retweeted more than 55,000 times in three days. "He is the most loving, smart, amusing and happy kiddo", she told ABC News . "The impact you are making will last a lifetime on the child", Montgomery said. "After his mom's rights were severed, I knew he was going to be ours forever", Montgomery said. Read More

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Gunman who killed ambassador denounced violence in Syria

The suspect, who was subsequently killed by Turkish Special Forces, was a 22-year-old off-duty police officer named Mevlüt Mert Altıntaş . After shooting the ambassador, the gunman cried, "Don't forget Aleppo!". Speculation has mounted in Turkey as to whether Altintas had been radicalized by jihadists, the movement of USA -based Islamic cleric Fethullah Gulen or by Russia's military operation on the northern Syrian city of Aleppo, acting alone in anger. Read More

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Kharagpur students sit on hunger strike against registration fee hike

Kharagpur students sit on hunger strike against registration fee hike

The gherao was lifted on Wednesday morning following intervention of officials from Hijli outpost inside the institute campus. "They strictly said that they won't discuss the matter with the students", the student added. Students, especially those coming from economically weaker background, said that despite receiving the stipend, it was very hard to sustain. "In a recent development, the menu of the mess here has been generalised and we don't get to choose what we eat and will have to eat off ... Read More

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Body of Pennsylvania teen found in Luzerne County

Authorities said she hid the disappearance from other family members and said she was reluctant to help police. Her dismembered remains were found October 31 by two hunters near the Francis Walter Dam in Bear Creek Township. A statement issued in advance of a press conference says the girl was identified through dental records. "I commend DA Kevin Steele and his office, as well as Abington Township, for all of the diligent work they did in the initial missing person case, without which we ... Read More

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Texas to stop government funding for Planned Parenthood

Texas didn't follow through on its threat, and Planned Parenthood clinics - those that are still open after years of other budget cuts by the state Legislature - continued to provide services. But the lawsuit sat virtually idle for a year because Texas had not delivered its final legal notice to defund the organization. The health care organization says it will challenge the filing in court by seeking a preliminary injunction on a lawsuit filed in November of previous year when the state ... Read More

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Lamar Odom opens up about overdose

I wasn't in a good place mentally, especially mentally, before that incident happened. "I was going through my divorce, and I just really needed an outlet", she told Health . Shortly after finalizing his divorce from Khloé Kardashian, Odom checked into a rehab facility in San Diego. Stork says Lamar made the decision to go into rehab and on on the show "forced" him to do so. Read More

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"Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over" Campaign Returns

As a concentrated national effort, the campaign helps to raise awareness about the dangers of drinking and driving through high-visibility enforcement and public education tools. But the ultimate cost of drunk driving is causing a traffic crash that injures or kills. "It's so easy to use any one of the services that's here in the Louisville metro area for a safe ride home", Sgt. Read More

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