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Pre-Halloween warning: FDA warns about too much black licorice

Pre-Halloween warning: FDA warns about too much black licorice

And when your potassium levels drop, you're more likely to experience heart issues, high blood pressure and even congestive heart failure. The U.S. And, the link has been noted in several differ...

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2-year-old denied kidney transplant from father gets rushed to ER

2-year-old denied kidney transplant from father gets rushed to ER

The boy was rushed to hospital for an abdominal infection, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports. "They're making this about his dad", his mother Carmellia Burgess said. For weeks, CBS46 has ...

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Acetaminophen Use During Pregnancy Linked to Offspring ADHD

Acetaminophen Use During Pregnancy Linked to Offspring ADHD

Acetaminophen is the active ingredient in Tylenol and hundreds of other over-the-counter and prescription drugs. It's common to take acetaminophen during pregnancy for pain relief and fever reductio...

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Better flu vaccines wanted for the vulnerable elderly

Influenza is highly contagious, and can lead to serious complications and hospitalizations for people who are most vulnerable, Jalbert said. The campaign aims to provide everyone on campus with the fl...

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SCSO conducts Sex Offender compliance checks ahead of Halloween

SCSO conducts Sex Offender compliance checks ahead of Halloween

No supervised sex offenders were arrested last Halloween, and four were cited for violating directives. The sheriff's office said right now is the time to do some research on your neighborhood befor...

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Lonzo Ball shoulders blame for struggling Lakers' loss to Utah Jazz

Lonzo Ball shoulders blame for struggling Lakers' loss to Utah Jazz

The Lakers' second trip wasn't as fruitful as their first. Through six games, the LA Lakers are now 2-4 on the season, which actually has them ahead of two teams (Phoenix Suns and Sacramento Kin...

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Meet iPhone-based medical device which detects cancer in humans

Meet iPhone-based medical device which detects cancer in humans

A portable iPhone-based ultrasound machine lets the prospective patients detect cancer at home. The Butterfly IQ device first appeared in 2011, and it is one of the first ultrasound devices that doe...

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NANS congratulates new SGF, Mustapha, calls for decisive action on Maina

NANS congratulates new SGF, Mustapha, calls for decisive action on Maina

In a statement, Monday, the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, said the sacking of the two government officials was based on the report of a three-man panel led by ...

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Civil Aviation Minister asks airline to ban Jet Airways hoax caller

Civil Aviation Minister asks airline to ban Jet Airways hoax caller

The passenger, Salla Birju , confessed that he had kept the "threatening note" to destabilise operations in the Jet Airways flight, Raju added. Security agencies at Ahmedabad airport checked thor...

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National Football League expects Kaepernick invite to next players' meeting

The National Urban League has long urged the NFL and the team owners to make a serious effort to address the concerns of men and boys of color. "I don't have any confirmation that he is planning to ...

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Barzani tells Kurdish parliament he will stand down on November 1

Barzani tells Kurdish parliament he will stand down on November 1

US -backed Iraqi government forces, Iranian-backed paramilitaries and Kurdish fighters fought alongside each other to defeat Islamic State, also called ISIS, but the alliance has faltered with the mil...

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Winless 49ers suffer multiple notable injuries against Eagles

Winless 49ers suffer multiple notable injuries against Eagles

Wentz and tight end Ertz connected for the game's first touchdown on a one-yard score. Peter's replacement, Halapoulivaati Vaitai, and the rest of the line had ups and downs, as the 49ers bothered Wen...

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Man who infected more than 30 women with HIV jailed in Rome

Valentino Talluto would use social media under the alias "Hearty Style" to meet women whom he would later sleep with, The Guardian reports. Since his 2006 HIV diagnosis, Valentino Talluto had unpr...

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Burundi becomes first nation to leave ICC

A file picture taken on 14 December 2006 in Nairobi at the UN-sponsored conference on the Great Lakes Region shows Burundi President Pierre Nkurunziza . "But perpetrators, including members of the ...

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Merck KGaA (MRK) Given a €103.00 Price Target by Commerzbank Ag Analysts

Following the completion of the transaction, the executive vice president now owns 39,200 shares of the company's stock, valued at €2,454,312 ($2,697,046.15). shares while 612 reduced holdings. Iat Re...

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The Bank of Canada holds, says it's anxious about NAFTA

The Bank of Canada holds, says it's anxious about NAFTA

While there is also some evidence that gains in technology and digitalization has dampened inflation in advanced economies, the effect in Canada appears to be small, partly due to a relatively low ado...

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Kerala 'Love Jihad' case: 'I will be killed anytime

Kerala 'Love Jihad' case: 'I will be killed anytime

She says that she would be killed at anytime for certain as her father was really angry with her. Easwar has released the video after film-maker Gopal Menon revealed that the former has a video in...

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'It doesn't bother me': Taylor reacts after Sanchez fails to make weight

'It doesn't bother me': Taylor reacts after Sanchez fails to make weight

She told Sky Sports: "It doesn't bother me". Saturday's fight takes place on the undercard of Anthony Joshua's world title defence at the Principality Stadium . That's why I've taken this fight s...

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A nurse's gut-wrenching goodbye to a dying patient

A nurse's gut-wrenching goodbye to a dying patient

A friend of Smith's captured the touching moment, which quickly went viral after it was posted to Facebook by Megan Smith , Margaret's daughter. "Words can not describe the appreciation and love we f...

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Teal Pumpkin Project brings Halloween to kids with food allergies

Teal Pumpkin Project brings Halloween to kids with food allergies

Jimmy Kimmel said in a monologue on October 26 as people in his late night audience laughed. The Teal Pumpkin Project allows parents and kids to know which homes offer safe treats. "This is a chance...

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Analysts Rated AbbVie Inc. (ABBV) as Buy

AbbVie expects full-year earnings in the range of $5.53 to $5.55 per share. Acadian Asset Management LLC now owns 4,642 shares of the company's stock valued at $302,000 after buying an additional 1,9...

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Study links smoking pot to having more sex

Study links smoking pot to having more sex

Some users have said pot is a natural aphrodisiac, despite scientific literature turning up mixed results on the subject. Washington D.C. [USA], Oct 27: There is not smoke without fire, says a rece...

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Fisher-Price recalls motorized infant seats

Fisher-Price recalls motorized infant seats

You're advised to stop using them immediately and contact Fisher-Price to get a full refund. About 2,000 of the 63,000 units were sold in Canada and the recall model numbers are CMR35, CMR36 and CMR...

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ICICI Bank Q2 net falls Rs 1044 cr

ICICI Bank Q2 net falls Rs 1044 cr

Net interest income, the difference between interest earned and interest expended, grew by 8.7 percent to Rs 5,709.1 crore in Q2 year-on-year, which was in-line with estimates. The percentage of gross...

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Heart Surgery survival chances 'better in the afternoon'

Heart Surgery survival chances 'better in the afternoon'

However, patients who had afternoon surgery had lower levels of heart tissue damage after surgery, compared to morning surgery patients. Following open heart surgery , some patients developed damag...

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