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Pizza for breakfast? Dietician explains why it's perfectly acceptable

Pizza for breakfast? Dietician explains why it's perfectly acceptable

However, she added that pizza contains much more protein compared to cereals, which will make people feel full throughout their morning. Yes, that slice of pie is probably loaded with grease, but Am...

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Blood Test Detects Proteins Linked To Alzheimer's Disease

Blood Test Detects Proteins Linked To Alzheimer's Disease

The scientists wrote in the Nature journal: "All test biomarkers showed high performance when predicting brain amyloid-beta burden". Alzheimer's is strongly linked to the build-up of clumps of t...

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NYS prison inmates to receive free tablets

NYS prison inmates to receive free tablets

JPay said it will provide one tablet free of charge to each inmate in the state system. Anthony J. Annucci, the corrections department acting commissioner, called the new prison perk a "groundbreaki...

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CDC Director Resigns After Her Stock Purchase Exposed

CDC Director Resigns After Her Stock Purchase Exposed

Fitzgerald, 71, a physician who served as the Georgia public health commissioner until her appointment to the CDC post in July, said in an interview late previous year that she already had divested ...

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Giant inflatable heart marks start of Heart Awareness Month

Giant inflatable heart marks start of Heart Awareness Month

By donating to Go Red For Women , you help support educational programs to increase women's awareness and critical research to discover scientific knowledge about cardiovascular health. On Thursday, ...

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Five more flu-related deaths in Cuyahoga County

Five more flu-related deaths in Cuyahoga County

That number has increased in one week from 44 to 53. These people include young children, pregnant women, people with chronic health conditions like asthma, diabetes or heart and lung disease and peop...

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FDA cracking down on anti-diarrhea medicine abuse

FDA cracking down on anti-diarrhea medicine abuse

The FDA is asking that Imodium or its generic counterpart, Loperamide, be packaged differently. Some suffering from opioid addiction are using the over-the-counter medication to try to manage wi...

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Unstoppable City maul West Brom 3-0, extend lead to 15 points

Unstoppable City maul West Brom 3-0, extend lead to 15 points

It was a rusty start for the 23-year-old, featuring a couple of mis-hit passes but, otherwise, it was business as usual for the league leaders even though they were without the in-form Leroy Sane , i...

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SpaceX Rocket Survives Experimental High-Thrust Landing at Sea

SpaceX Rocket Survives Experimental High-Thrust Landing at Sea

The booster on Wednesday's mission first flew May 1, 2017, to propel a classified National Reconnaissance Office payload toward orbit. However, in an astonishing scientific feat, billionaire tech mo...

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75% of Viewers Approve of Trump's Maiden State of the Union Speech

75% of Viewers Approve of Trump's Maiden State of the Union Speech

Republicans gave the President 75 standing ovations during his address, but many noted that Trump's victory lap did little to lay a path forward. It's unusual for presidents to say anything other th...

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Rohr, Amuneke warn CHAN Eagles against Sudan

Rohr, Amuneke warn CHAN Eagles against Sudan

The clash between Nigeria and Sudan produced so much tension that both teams ended the game with ten men each. Substitute goalkeeper Dele Ajiboye, who came in for injured Ifeanyi Ezenwa, kept the ...

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What Is the Super Blue Blood Moon?

What Is the Super Blue Blood Moon?

Falling on the last day of the month of January, this full moon will be the second in the month after the full moon that occurred on Jan. 3. But a lunar eclipse , which causes a " blood moon " as i...

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Trump's State of Union address 'most tweeted ever'

Trump's State of Union address 'most tweeted ever'

The hour-and-20-minute speech felt nearly a half hour too long, Tuman said , largely because of the many guests he invited in an effort to put a human face on his talking points. Little actual poli...

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Southern California gets clear view of super blue blood moon

Southern California gets clear view of super blue blood moon

Secondly, a supermoon is when the moon appears larger and brighter because it is closer to the earth than normal. "During a total lunar eclipse , the moon takes on a reddish, copper color". LOS...

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What is the healthiest alternative to milk?

What is the healthiest alternative to milk?

Because it's lactose free, it is an alternative for people who have allergy issues with soybeans and almonds. Faced with the ever-growing popularity of plant-based milk drinks, and in the face of an...

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Not adding folic acid in flour is

Not adding folic acid in flour is "tragedy"

Professor Neena Modi, president of the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health, said: "Folic acid taken in the early stages of pregnancy will prevent around seven of 10 neural tube defects"....

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Structurally deficient bridges in MN, US

Structurally deficient bridges in MN, US

Rep. Brian Higgins, D-Buffalo-Niagara Falls. Eight of of those 265 bridges are on interstate highways. The allocation represents the difference between the projected level of USA infrastructure invest...

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DMX Faces Jail Time After Skipping Out On Mandatory Drug Treatment

DMX Faces Jail Time After Skipping Out On Mandatory Drug Treatment

According to reports, the judge ruled that DMX was a flight risk after testing positive for opiates, cocaine and oxycodone. Back in August 2017, the site reported that DMX had entered a rehab progr...

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Body clock disruptions occur years before memory loss in Alzheimer's

Body clock disruptions occur years before memory loss in Alzheimer's

A study recently published in the journal JAMA Neurology found that adults with healthy memories who had disrupted circadian rhythms - also known as sleep cycles - had protein buildups of a sub...

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Brain 'pacemaker' for Alzheimer's

Brain 'pacemaker' for Alzheimer's

Doctors looking at the potential benefits of deep brain stimulation (DBS ) in Alzheimer's patients said participants experienced improvements that could allow patients to live more independently. "Th...

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Capitec's largest shareholder PSG hits back at Viceroy

Capitec's largest shareholder PSG hits back at Viceroy "loan shark" report

Viceroy Research in its report called on the Sarb to immediately place Capitec under curatorship. "As a effect of re-financing delinquent loans, Viceroy believes Capitec's loan book is massively ove...

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A teacher is accused of calling military 'lowest of our low'

Think about the people who you know who are over there. "Your freakin' stupid Uncle Louie or whatever". They're dumb s-. They're not high-level thinkers, they're not academic people, they're not intel...

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Flu deaths increase to four in Tulare County

Flu deaths increase to four in Tulare County

CDC physician Lin Yung-ching (林詠青) cited the case of a six-month-old boy who was confirmed to have serious flu-related complications last week, the youngest case this season. The adenovirus is compet...

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Tourists Contract Parasitic Hookworms From Walking Barefoot On Beaches

Tourists Contract Parasitic Hookworms From Walking Barefoot On Beaches

The doctor determined they had larva migrans, hookworms , which enter the skin through an infection. "Sand fleas we had heard about so we kind of assumed it was that at first", he said. They are now ...

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Police detain transgender women to 'coach' them until they become 'real men'

Police detain transgender women to 'coach' them until they become 'real men'

A group of Muslim protesters march with banners against the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community in Banda Aceh on December 27, 2017. An online disturbing and unverified footage of t...

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