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Medical When Others Fail, New Migraine Treatment May Work
Author: 0 When Others Fail, New Migraine Treatment May Work

Dr Mark Toms, of Novartis UK, said: "There has been no real advancement in migraine treatment for the past 20 years". While these options have been successful for some, others report no improvement or side effects . A total of 30 percent of the people treated with erenumab had half the number of headaches compared to 14 percent on placebo. Results show that patients taking the drug had nearly three-fold higher odds of having their migraine days cut by half or more compared to placebo, with ...

Medical Global Fund Joins Movement to Halve Malaria by 2023
Author: 0 Global Fund Joins Movement to Halve Malaria by 2023

This would prevent 350 million cases and save 650,000 lives. The malaria summit was created to coincide with a Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting in London this week. "History has shown that with malaria there is no standing still - we move forward or risk resurgence", Gates said in a statement ahead of a malaria summit in London on Wednesday.

Medical Syria air defences 'shoot down' missiles over two military airbases
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On Saturday, a volley of American, British, and French missiles slammed Syrian military positions in Homs province and around Damascus . "But it was the world saying that we have had enough of the use of chemical weapons, the erosion of that taboo that has been in place for 100 years has gone too far under Bashar Assad ", he said .

Medical Global Oil Prices Rise To $72
Author: 0 Global Oil Prices Rise To $72

Brent crude oil futures were down $1.13, or 1.6%, at $71.45/Bbl by 2:26 p.m. ET (1826 GMT). Brent has risen 1.8 percent so far this month. Even the imposition of unilateral sanctions by the US government could hamper exports of oil from Iran , one of the world's largest producers.

Medical United States pastor denies terror links, spying in Turkish court
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Brunson served as a Christian missionary in the Turkish city of Izmir for over 20 years. Cameras of members of the media are placed across from the prison complex in Aliaga, Izmir province, western Turkey, where jailed Andrew Craig Brunson appeared for his trial at a court inside the complex, Monday, April 16, 2018.

Medical Jets bring in Sam Darnold for a visit, sources say
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The Cleveland Browns No. 1 overall selection will determine which quarterback the Giants take. He can throw the deep ball as far as anyone, but where it's going to go is anyone's guess. Josh Allen has that coveted big arm but serious accuracy issues. Granted, the Redskins don't own a third-round pick so Smith might not be a viable target unless they trade back in a different round, acquiring more assets as they go.

Medical Kathua Bar chief backs accused in rape of minor, seeks CBI probe
Author: 0 Kathua Bar chief backs accused in rape of minor, seeks CBI probe

The matter will next be heard on April 25. The apex court also took note of a plea of the victim's father seeking transfer of the trial of the case from Kathua , preferably to Chandigarh and sought response of the state government. The text and the context in the charge sheet signify that the conspiracy against the Muslim community was hatched and executed in an organized way.

Medical CDC Says Romaine Lettuce is Source of e. Coli Breakout
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Although no specific distributor, processor, or grower can now be identified, 26 of 28 people interviewed so far reported consuming romaine lettuce in the week before their illness started, the FDA reports . The outbreak has reached across the country, sickening people from Washington to CT. The outbreak does not only affect the local shoppers but the local schools and restaurants that use romaine lettuce in their meals.

Medical Turkish, Iranian presidents discuss Syria over phone
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In a telephone conversation with Russia's President Vladimir Putin on Monday, President Rouhani said the US-led missile attack on Syria had revealed Washington's concern about the terrorists being "dislodged from an important region like Eastern Ghouta".

Medical China hands olive branch to Tesla, VW, ending ownership limits
Author: 0 China hands olive branch to Tesla, VW, ending ownership limits

By forcing foreign interests to partner up with domestic auto companies, China's OEMs could get more experience in the craft while the foreign automakers reaped the benefits of expanding into a new market. Power's quality indices is now converging to that observed in the US market". A few automakers have issued carefully worded statements , welcoming the changes but without indicating any change to their existing joint venture relationships.

Author: 0 115 arrested as police, Shiites clash in Abuja

The members, who were said to have mobilized themselves earlier to continue their daily sit out at the Unity Fountain, Maitama, were demobilized by fierce looking mobile police officer before they regrouped and move to Aguiyi-Irosi Street where they vandalized properties and four cars parked by the roadside.

Medical House mice carry 'deadly' drug-resistant diseases, scientists warn
Author: 0 House mice carry 'deadly' drug-resistant diseases, scientists warn

Ian Lipkin, one of the authors of the report and director of the school's Center for Infection and Immunity. "We found a lot of antibiotic resistance in some of these bacteria, which we think may have implications for understanding not only the ubiquity of antibiotic-resistant bacteria in the environment but also potential sources of human infection", said Lipkin, whose research was published Tuesday in the journal mBio .

Medical Missiles Launched at Saudi Arabia Hinder Peace — UN Yemen Envoy
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Griffiths, however, warned that intensified fighting between the warring sides in Yemen could "in a stroke, take peace off the table". Recent deployments of drones and ballistic missiles by the Houthi movement in Yemen in strikes against a Saudi tanker, both inside worldwide waters and Saudi territory itself, reveal an enduring ability on the part of the Houthis to strike far beyond the limits of their own territory.

Medical American International Group Inc. Boosts Position in Merck & Co. (MRK)
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Coldstream Cap Incorporated owns 9,606 shares or 0.06% of their United States portfolio. The stock price volatility remained at 2.24% in recent month and reaches at 1.84% for the week. The company was initiated on Tuesday, December 15 by Goldman Sachs. Jefferies maintained the stock with "Hold" rating in Monday, February 26 report. The brokerage presently has a "buy" rating on the stock.

Medical IMO adopts greenhouse gas reduction strategy for shipping industry
Author: 0 IMO adopts greenhouse gas reduction strategy for shipping industry

Addressing the plenary, IMO Secretary General Kitack Lim stressed that, though the agreement may not be ideal, it sent a clear signal to the shipping industry . "This is a ground-breaking agreement - a Paris Agreement for shipping", said Peter Hinchliffe, ICS Secretary General. Scant attention was paid to United States opposition.

Medical More strikes by West on Syria would spark 'chaos,' Putin tells Rouhani
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The United States, France, and Britain on Saturday launched strikes against Bashar al-Assad's government, a week after an alleged chemical attack in the Syrian city of Douma, just east of the capital Damascus . Responding to the airstrikes, Putin on Saturday condemned what he called "an attack on Syria". The incident underscored fears of a further escalation in the Syrian conflict after a U.S., British and French attack on Syrian targets on Saturday and an air strike on an air base the ...

Medical Sitting too much may affect your memory, research finds
Author: 0 Sitting too much may affect your memory, research finds

In addition to physical health risks , a new study has stated that too much sitting can negatively affect your brain , particularly the region associated with memory . Researchers also discovered that even physical activity at high levels was insufficient to offset the harmful effects of sitting for long hours. Then, researchers scanned the brain of each of the participant with MRI scanner, which provided a detailed look at the medial temporal lobe .

Medical India won 26 gold in CWG 2018
Author: 0 India won 26 gold in CWG 2018

The Gold Coast Commonwealth Games ending without the athletes at the forefront was a mistake, admit organisers. "But I held my form and I came away with a silver medal so I'm really happy". Sumit won all his four bouts in the Nordic (round robin) format to emerge champion. That included 38 gold, 27 silver and 36 bronze. Nigeria registered its name at the podium of XXI Commonwealth Games by winning silver and bronze in women's 4X100m and 4X400m relays at Carrara Stadium on ...

Medical LHC bans PML-N's 'anti-judiciary' speeches
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The order was passed in response to a petition by the Judicial Activism Forum that said Sharif and his daughter had been making derogatory remarks about the judiciary in public rallies and media interactions. The petitioners pleaded with the court to initiate contempt of court proceedings against Sharif and his daughter and restrain them from maligning the judiciary.

Medical Immuno-Chemotherapy Combo Extends Lung Cancer Victim's Survival Period
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Immunotherapy , which harnesses the body's immune system to attack tumors, is known to improve survival in patients who have already been treated with chemo. Median survival is met when 50% of the patients die. It is also possible, he said, that chemotherapy may kill some immune cells that interfere with the cancer-killing action of other parts of the immune system.

Medical Eurovision diva Conchita Wurst reveals she is HIV-positive
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Wurst won the global singing competition Eurovision in 2014, competing in drag with a full beard, with her song " Rise Like a Phoenix " claiming the title for Austria. She added: "Since I received the diagnosis, I have been receiving treatment, and have been undetectable for many years, so I am not able to pass on the virus..." She continues: "Secondly, it is an information that I believe is mainly relevant to those people with whom sexual contact is an option".

Medical Deceased Woman's Testimony Can Be Used In Her Murder Trial, Judge Rules
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Michael Slager was sentenced to 11 years in prison for felonious assault and aggravated arson in December 2016. . Malinowski was engulfed in flames in 2015 behind a gas station in Gahanna, a Columbus suburb. After her death, OH passed Judy's Law which added six years onto the sentence of anyone convicted of an assault which permanently maimed their victim.

Medical Ian Somerhalder to Star in Vampire Drama Show 'V-Wars'!
Author: 0 Ian Somerhalder to Star in Vampire Drama Show 'V-Wars'!

That disease spreads wide, causing more people to transform, and society to fracture. As Swann watches Fayne become an underground leader of the vampires, he's forced to choose between his allegiance to his friend and, ya know, safety. "We are thrilled to partner with Netflix to bring the multifaceted world that Jonathan Maberry created to audiences worldwide", Netflix said in a press release.

Medical Avoid Eating Romaine Lettuce Again, Consumer Reports Says
Author: 0 Avoid Eating Romaine Lettuce Again, Consumer Reports Says

Giant Eagle, Inc.is recalling multiple items prepared with romaine lettuce and sold in its Giant Eagle, Market District and GetGo locations across western Pennsylvania, Ohio, West Virginia, Maryland and Indiana. Consumers should also avoid eating romaine salads in restaurants unless it can be verified that it doesn't come from Yuma, Arizona. An outbreak of e coli linked to the Yuma, AZ area resulted in most Tri-City grocery stores being bare of a popular lettuce this weekend.

Medical 19-year-old imposter who acted as a doctor at AIIMS arrested
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From the identity cards recovered from the fake doctor, it was revealed that he belongs to village Baradi Bairiya in East Champaran district and was now residing at Batla House in Jamia Nagar. According to a report in the English daily DNA , the man used to identify himself as a junior resident doctor and it was only after some doctors shared his photo (online) that he was caught by the security personnel at the hospital.

Medical Only Rohingya camp in National Capital reduced to ashes
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No casualty was reported, however, one of the residents sustained burn injuries. "It will be very hard for these people now as all they had, has been gutted in the fire", she added. Initial reports suggest that short circuit may be the reason behind this fire. The school uniforms of the children were also burnt to ashes and with this, their dream to go to school also shattered.

Medical CWG 2018: Mary Kom India's flagbearer at closing ceremony
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They won 16.2% of the medals available, only delivering a lower percentage at Melbourne 2006 (15%) - which was also staged in the northern hemisphere spring. There were also many firsts for Indians at the Commonwealth Games . Winning goal in a Commonwealth Games Final. We can't affect what other people do.

Medical Trade, education, tech focus areas during Modi's United Kingdom visit
Author: 0 Trade, education, tech focus areas during Modi's United Kingdom visit

They don't fight. They live in the forests and hide while your children are out and die. PM Modi was in Bijapur to inaugurate the first health centre under Ayushman Bharat Scheme. "It would soon be recognised as an economic hub", he pointed out. The footwear was presented under the Charan-Paduka (footwear) Scheme. This hugely symbolic gesture of the Prime Minister was welcomed by a thunderous applause from the audience.

Author: 0 Sunrisers snap Eden jinx as Knights falter at home

Sunrisers Hyderabad will be for the first time playing away from their home crowds, and with almost 40,000 screaming Kolkatta fans they will have to be psychologically prepared. Nearly throughout their innings, the Knight Riders struggled to score freely and the batsmen's job only got more and more hard when play resumed post rain interruption.

Medical Manchester City close in on title
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Three points against City would be critical for that plight. After sweeping through most of the season in regal fashion, City had crashed down to earth with a bump over the last 10 days. While City have an embarrassment of riches from which to piece together a starting XI, they are without a number of key figures at present. While it was a clear foul, the contact appeared to be made just outside the area, yet, to Tottenham's fury, Jonathan Moss awarded a penalty that Gundogan slotted ...

Medical Schalke 2 Borussia Dortmund 0: Konoplyanka and Naldo earn Ruhr derby glory
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With four games to play, qualification for next season's Champions League is by no means a given, and Reus revealed that only the end goal - qualifying for the competition - and not the means is what counts now. Konoplyanka broke the deadlock just five minutes after the restart as he latched onto Daniel Caligiuri's pass in behind the defence and slotted past Burki.

Medical Pregnant woman dies after being hit by train in KwaZulu-Natal
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The auto has been found in Louisiana and Corpus Christi, Texas, as Hutchinson died. The police said that the accused would keep her in the room's loft and would go out after locking her. Cops discovered David's bullet-riddled body after his anxious business partners reported they hadn't seen him in two weeks. Prosecutors in Minnesota plan to charge Riess with second-degree murder, and she is wanted in Florida for murder, grand theft auto, grand theft and criminal use of personal ...

Medical Syria, Iran dominate Arab League summit
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Dr. Ibrahim Al-Qayid, founding member of the National Society for Human Rights (NSHR), said Saturday's airstrikes are "largely welcomed by Western and Arab nations, which condemn (the regime's) crimes against humanity by repeatedly using chemical weapons against civilians".

Medical Watchdog confirms United Kingdom findings in Russian ex-spy case
Author: 0 Watchdog confirms United Kingdom findings in Russian ex-spy case

He said that it included investigating ways of delivering nerve agents by applying them to door handles. The world's chemical arms watchdog on Thursday said it had confirmed Britain's findings that a nerve agent used in an attack on a former spy and his daughter in England last month originally came from Russian Federation.

Medical Northport girls lacrosse team makes statement with win
Author: 0 Northport girls lacrosse team makes statement with win

Patton's next chance at program history comes Tuesday at home against nonconference Denver ahead of Thursday's Senior Night contest with Watauga. We went into Bel Air up a goal in the fourth quarter and lost by three (the previous week). Emerson Cabrera scored her third goal, the final score of the game, with five minutes left. "I'm so proud of this team and their effort tonight". "At the start of the second, coach told us to stay strong", Carner said.

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