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Zika Outbreak Linked to Increased Risk of Birth Defects in US

So far in 2017, Florida has confirmed 13 cases of Zika, including four pregnant women, though all involved people who acquired the virus while traveling outside the country. Brain abnormalities and/or microcephaly were the most frequent conditions reported. If a pregnant woman has to travel to or lives in an area where Zika is circulating, she should talk with her doctor and take steps to prevent mosquito bites and sexual transmission of Zika, Honein said. Read More

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LaLiga betting tips: Easy for Barca & Real Madrid

La Liga leaders Real Madrid came back from a 2-0 deficit to win 3-2 at Villarreal on Sunday to avoid what would have been an unbelievable second straight league loss. Real threw men forward late on, and Cristiano Ronaldo should have made it 3-2, but his close-range header struck the bar. "We weren't able to identify exactly who started it as they stopped once they noticed us". Read More

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Trump Uses Joint Address to Congress to Discuss Protections for Pre-Existing Conditions

Trump Uses Joint Address to Congress to Discuss Protections for Pre-Existing Conditions

Trump only briefly talked about the ACA, and 45 minutes into the speech, which indicates that he recognizes that there are no quick fixes in Congress, Wojcik added. Rep. Lloyd Doggett , D-Austin, has condemned the President's merit-based immigration plan. Some say they've benefitted greatly from the ACA. When you blame immigrants, when you undermine public schools. Read More

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Infant in Halifax County Dies From Flu Complications

Despite the recent unseasonably warm weather in Maryland and other states, flu activity levels have remained high and widespread in the state with 52% of all influenza-related hospitalizations occurring in those age 65 and older. More than 25,000 flu shots were administered by Lambton Public Health, health-care providers and pharmacies during the last flu season from November 2015 to April 2016. Read More

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Insider Activity of Novavax, Inc. (NASDAQ:NVAX)

According to Yahoo Finance, the price target for the company which analysts are aiming is 12. They issued a "neutral" rating and a $2.00 price objective on the stock. Analysts estimated $-0.26/share for the previous Quarter, where Novavax, Inc. This report was posted by BBNS and is owned by of BBNS. If you are viewing this piece on another website, it was copied illegally and republished in violation of United States and worldwide copyright laws. Read More

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Sarepta Therapeutics, Inc. (SRPT) Earns Buy Rating from Analysts at Instinet

Sarepta Therapeutics, Inc. (SRPT) Earns Buy Rating from Analysts at Instinet

Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc. reiterated an outperform rating and issued a $76.00 price objective on shares of Sarepta Therapeutics in a report on Friday, December 23rd. Leerink Swann has upgraded Sarepta Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:SRPT) to Outperform in a statement released on 03/02/2017. BlackRock Advisors LLC now owns 839,928 shares of the company's stock worth $51,580,000 after buying an additional 697,122 shares during the last quarter. Read More

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Storm knocks out trees, power around region

Storm knocks out trees, power around region

BVU Authority now reports one customer in Scott County is without power. The company is now assessing the outages and power is expected to be back in some areas between 2:30 and 3:30 p.m. About 1,300 Appalachian Power customers are without power as a storm front moves through the region. Appalachian Power issued a safety message asking citizens to avoid touching downed utility wires and anything that is in contact with a downed utility wire such as trees and fences. Read More

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The Workday, Inc. (WDAY) Receives $85.36 Consensus Price Target from Analysts

By reviewing stock prices from the stock market history of the company and examining its analysts ratings can give an investment picture with updated information of stock which helps investors to make investing decision. The original version of this article can be viewed at https://sportsperspectives.com/2017/03/01/workday-inc-wday-downgraded-by-citigroup-inc-to-sell.html. Read More

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Pacquiao not guaranteed to beat Khan

The fight will be on a Friday rather than a Saturday in the U.S, which is when pay-per-view fights are normally shown. This comes just weeks after Pacquiao tweeted that his next fight would be in the emirates before then asking his fans who he would like to see fight, with Khan an overwhelming victor of the poll. Read More

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Uber's Travis Kalanick apologises for berating driver

Uber's Travis Kalanick apologises for berating driver

The video, obtained by Bloomberg , shows Mr Kalanick, a co-founder of the company, arguing with his Uber driver, Mr Fawzi Kamel , who tells him that rates have been cut and he has lost money. The company has pleaded with users who want to delete its app from their phones, spurred by the #DeleteUber movement. While he promised to broach the travel ban issue at his next meeting with Trump, as he served as a member of the president's business advisory council, Kalanick later left the group ... Read More

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Webb: Repealing Obamacare wastes taxpayer dollars

Webb: Repealing Obamacare wastes taxpayer dollars

Democrats have been warning against repeal without having a viable plan to replace it ready to be implemented, saying millions of people would lose coverage. A recent report by the consulting firms Avalere Health and McKinsey & Company said the change would create funding gaps for states. That would probably result in fewer people covered, as some consumers drop their plans. Read More

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Storms bring chance of tornado Tuesday night

Wednesday morning will start off very mild with temperatures in the low 60s under partly sunny skies. Forecast models are not in complete agreement on when storms will initiate, but generally we think the first storms will develop sometime after 8-9 p.m.in our northwestern counties and evolve from there. Read More

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How David Cassidy first realized he had dementia

Phil in the clip. "When friends of yours or family members begin to say to you, 'Remember?" Viewers assumed that Cassidy was intoxicated because he is known to have struggled with drinking problems some years back. Cassidy's fear of a dementia diagnosis actually began years earlier when he watched his mother's mind slowly being lost to the disease. "He knows that I'm just a little off". Read More

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Ebola survivor and frontline fighter dies after childbirth complications

According to the magazine's latest edition, Ms Karwah died on February 21, from "complications" after childbirth, and the lingering social stigma faced by many Ebola survivors, particularly in Liberia. In her piece for the Guardian, in 2014, Karwah spoke against the fear and stigma of Ebola, as well as of finding happiness in her new role caring for patients with the disease. Read More

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Some valuable ancient gold jewellery has been found on farmland in Staffordshire

Buried under about three feet of earth, Kania discovered four Iron Age gold torcs. The jewelry, which would have been worn as a necklace or bracelet, "dates to around 400 to 250 B.C., and is probably the earliest Iron Age goldwork ever discovered in Britain", Julia Farley, curator of British and European Iron Age collections at the British Museum in London, said in a statement. Read More

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President Trump May Pitch Comprehensive Immigration Reform in Address

President Trump May Pitch Comprehensive Immigration Reform in Address

Citing countries like Canada and Australia, Trump believes this policy will help immigrants find work and be able to support their families with better paying jobs. Most notably, Chin and colleagues at the Office of Undergraduate Financial Aid have arranged for students protected under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program to work with an immigration attorney in Raleigh. Read More

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Ghost In The Shell 2017 Movie

Early this month, following the release of its Super Bowl trailer, Ghost in the Shell generated some serious buzz. In his role as emcee of all things geeky, former Mythbuster/current Tested host Adam Savage released a new video of his visit to the props department of the upcoming Ghost In The Shell live action adaptation. Read More

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Bernie Sanders can't stop laughing at Trump's healthcare comments

Sanders was on the Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee, the Senate body that crafted the Affordable Care Act under former President Obama's tenure. "We have been debating health care in this country for 30 years, and he says, 'Gee, who knew how complicated it was?' He's maybe the only person in this country who doesn't know how complicated it is to provide health care for the American people". Read More

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Image of Indian national bird peacock projected on Buckingham Palace

Image of Indian national bird peacock projected on Buckingham Palace

Kate, who had left her children Prince George and Princess Charlotte at home, turned heads in a stunning gold Erdem dress, while William was her flawless match in a dapper suit. A ideal juxtaposition of India-UK cuisine, the menu featured Raj puri, "boondi" chocolate rock, fried chickpea flour kernels covered in chocolate alongside salmon blinis and rhubarb and creme brulee tartlets. Read More

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Orange County Deputy Shot

Orange County Deputy Shot

Stelter, who's been with OCSO since 1996, was taken to the Orlando Regional Medical Center and is in relatively good spirits, Demings says. "It's unclear at this point just how many times he may have been shot, but he's in stable condition". Read More

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Minnesota Senate passes bill to repeal ban on Sunday liquor sales

Governor Mark Dayton has said he will sign the bill if it reaches his desk. This year marked the first time since Minnesota became a state, in 1858, that a Sunday sales law even passed one of the two legislative chambers. "As sales go down in munis, property taxes go up", he said. The bill now moves to the House Floor for consideration. "I've witnessed what they are going through and it's heartbreaking", Blake said about Ducky's family and their struggle to have access to medical cannabis. Read More

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Arizonans march for health care at McCain, Flake offices in Phoenix

Arizonans march for health care at McCain, Flake offices in Phoenix

Trump intentionally limited himself to rhetoric, to firing up his appallingly ignorant base, convincing themselves to act against their own best interests by depriving themselves of needed access to medical care. "It will be a speech that outlines his vision for America", Reed said. The ACA expanded public health insurance to millions of poor Americans through Medicaid, established subsidized state marketplaces for health insurance, set out what coverage insurers must offer, and barred ... Read More

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World Bank CEO Kristalina Georgieva travels in Mumbai local

World Bank CEO Kristalina Georgieva travels in Mumbai local

While on a visit to Pakistan in January, Ms. Georgieva said she had "constructive discussions" with that country's leadership on the Indus Waters Treaty. She will be accompanied by Annette Dixon, World Bank Vice President for South Asia. Her school visit would examine how Mumbai's administrators are striving to ensure that basic services are delivered to all residents of the city, one-third of whom live in slums. Read More

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