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Medicine Lack of sleep is hurting the global economy
Author: 0 Lack of sleep is hurting the global economy

According to the report , lack of sleep results in higher mortality risk and lower work productivity, causing USA companies to lose 1.2 million working days a year. The US was found to have the biggest financial losses of $411bn as a result of lack of sleep, while Canada had the best sleep outcomes but still lost $21.4bn a year.

Medicine CowBuzz: A Closer Look At Cowboys' #MyCauseMyCleats Custom Cleats Reveal
Author: 0 CowBuzz: A Closer Look At Cowboys' #MyCauseMyCleats Custom Cleats Reveal

The players worked with Nike, Under Armour, and adidas to create cleats that showcase their cause . This NFL project includes the stories from over 500 NFL players league wide. Second, players must auction off their cleats after the game and donate all of the proceeds to their chosen charity. A hundred precent of the funds raised will go to the charities of the players' choices-all designated charities must have 501c3 status.

Medicine Cruel Obama to ban smoking in welfare housing
Author: 0 Cruel Obama to ban smoking in welfare housing

Smoking is now not permitted in the hallways and lobbies of public housing buildings, but the ban would extend beyond that to banning smoking inside people's homes. 'I'm convinced that no matter the political persuasion, the public health benefit is so tremendous and the resident support for going smoke free is so tremendous that this rule will stick, ' he said during a conference call.

Medicine Martin Roberts still under the hammer from campmates in the jungle
Author: 0 Martin Roberts still under the hammer from campmates in the jungle

I'm A Celebrity ... Get Me Out Of Here! is back which can mean only one thing... the time has come for a brand new cast of celebrities to head down under and battle it out in TV's toughest entertainment challenge. "He does Homes Under The Hammer, he isn't involved in the celebrity circuit". "It did, it really did because I thought that we did it together", said Larry, who accepted his apology.

Author: 0 Harris scores 24 as Pistons rout Hornets 112-89

Kentavious Caldwell-Pope scored 25 points, making 10 of 17 field goal attempts, as the Pistons evened their win-loss record to 10-10. Tobias Harris and Andre Drummond led the way with 11 points apiece. The mini-run by the Pistons to close out the half was in many ways symbolic of how most of the first half played out. Said Harris: "It says a lot about our team, but most importantly about guys like Aron (Baynes ) and Jon (Leuer ) to fill in for that role and be productive and bring the ...

Medicine RSF Firefighters team up with Toys for Tots for holiday toy drive
Author: 0 RSF Firefighters team up with Toys for Tots for holiday toy drive

Dr. As the holiday season nears, Dignity Health facilities across Arizona are teaming with Toys for Tots for a community toy drive. Since the program began in the early 1990s, the Marine Reserves Toys for Tots have distributed more than 512 million toys to more than 237 million children in the U.S.

Medicine 2016 hurricane season ends, above average but sparing Louisiana
Author: 0 2016 hurricane season ends, above average but sparing Louisiana

Five people died, some 870,000 were left without power, and 350,000 evacuated as the storm scoured the state's coastline. Several Atlantic storms made landfall in the Caribbean this year, including Hurricane Earl in Belize and Hurricane Matthew in Haiti, Cuba and the Bahamas.

Medicine World's oldest living person celebrates 117th birthday
Author: 0 World's oldest living person celebrates 117th birthday

Emma Morano was born on either November 27 or November 29, 1899, in Civiasco, Italy. Then she blew out the candles on her cake - not one for every year, but three numerals to show her age, 117 - and quipped: "I hope I don't have to cut it!" " People come.

Author: 0 Controversy in Russia over Holocaust ice dance

She said Life is handsome was one of her favourite movies and it was important for children to know about the Holocaust. Navka wrote under an Instagram post about her performance, adding that: "Our children should know and remember that awful time".

Author: 0 Sabra recalls hummus amid listeria contamination fears

As well, you can call Sabra for further concerns and doubts. The products under the recall were shipped to retail outlets, including food service accounts and supermarkets, across the USA and in Canada. Listeria (Listeriosis) is a type of food-borne illness. One of the company's factories came back positive for Listeria monocytogenes , which can cause a unsafe and even fatal infection, according to the US Food and Drug administration .

Medicine Heinz gravy recalled days before Thanksgiving
Author: 0 Heinz gravy recalled days before Thanksgiving

Heinz has issued a gravy recall - just in time for Thanksgiving - because one of its products is mislabeled and could be a danger to people with food allergies. The jar's UPC reads 013000798907. The 12 oz glass jars of gravy have a " Best by 12/28/2017 MU6F04 4Q " label, and the UPC code is 01300079807. The gravy should be returned to the store for a refund or an exchange.

Medicine Dementia rate declines but aging America may halt the trend
Author: 0 Dementia rate declines but aging America may halt the trend

The study released Monday shows the rate of Alzheimer's disease and other dementias in adults aged 65 and up dropped to about 9 percent in 2012 from almost 12 percent in 2000, continuing a decline noted in earlier research. JOHN HAAGA: That's well over a million people who don't have dementia but would have had it if the rates had stayed the same as the 2000 rates. There is evidence that "weight loss may precede the onset of dementia by many years", they said, suggesting that preclinical ...

Medicine Minnesota mom sues teenage child over transgender treatment
Author: 0 Minnesota mom sues teenage child over transgender treatment

Minnesota law allows minors who are living apart from their parents and managing their own finances to make their own medical decisions. "This is an outrageous abuse of power by multiple agencies", stated Tom Brejcha, president and chief counsel of the Thomas More Society , which is representing Calgaro in court.

Author: 0 How Veterans Day Is Honored Around The World

On Veterans Day , our nation takes the time to thank all who have served honorably in the military. Those who want to learn more about Veterans Day can consider the following facts. We often talk about veterans but rarely mention the wars and the horrendous consequences of the bloody battles, tremendous noise, and fear factors endured by our fearless military.

Author: 0 Rain again delaying NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Texas

Logano is in decent shape as well - sitting inside the top four in points and tied with Kyle Busch. A fast pit stop jumped Edwards ahead of leader Martin Truex Jr. Once the race finally got going under full green flag conditions, the battle began amongst the Chasers to see which of them could capture the victory and become locked into the final round of the Chase in Miami.

Medicine Emmanuel Mudiay goes off in first quarter, Nuggets hammer Celtics
Author: 0 Emmanuel Mudiay goes off in first quarter, Nuggets hammer Celtics

The stumbling Wizards welcome the Boston Celtics to town on Wednesday evening, looking to get revenge against a team that swept them during the regular season previous year. ABOUT THE WIZARDS (1-5): Washington was in the bottom third of the league in defensive field goal percentage (46.2) last season and surrendered at least 112 points in four of its six games this season.

Medicine Ongoing debate of daylight time
Author: 0 Ongoing debate of daylight time

Technically, DST does not end until 2:00 AM on November 6th in America. The American Red Cross recommends reviewing safety measures, such as changing your smoke alarm batteries and going over your family's fire drill. The summertime and warmer weather practice of Daylight Saving Time comes to an end this weekend. But it's the clock changes of Daylight Saving time that screw everyone up.

Medicine Extending breast cancer drug approved by NICE in draft guidance
Author: 0 Extending breast cancer drug approved by NICE in draft guidance

The drug was deemed too costly for NHS use back in 2012 because of uncertainties in effectiveness data. Baroness Delyth Morgan, head of Breast Cancer Now , said: "This is immensely positive news". In Scotland and Wales, eribulin is not available to NHS patients. This is the result of more women getting screening mammograms, improvements in mammogram technique, and progress in breast cancer treatment, particularly newer targeted chemotherapy medicines.

Medicine Mayor: Atlantic City gives state new details about plan
Author: 0 Mayor: Atlantic City gives state new details about plan

The city had suggested laying off 100 workers, cutting spending and selling its largest tract of vacant land to its water utility, with receipts helping to pay down a $500 million debt. "This is far from over". "Taxpayers better now beware", said Prieto in a statement . "It must also detail whether it will push a property tax hike upon Atlantic City residents that the city's plan showed was unnecessary".

Medicine North Bay Parry Sound health unit free flu vaccines underway
Author: 0 North Bay Parry Sound health unit free flu vaccines underway

During the current flu season (which officially began July 1), 68 people have been confirmed as having serious complications from the flu, and seven of them have died. This year the American Academy of Pediatrics is recommending that all children more than 6 months old get a flu shot. Nationally, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports that out of the 150 flu viruses collected by US laboratories, 92 percent were shown to match one of the four strains included in this year's ...

Medicine Support employees affected by breast cancer
Author: 0 Support employees affected by breast cancer

They united at the Funny Bone Comedy Club to lift spirits and raise funds in the fight against breast cancer, as part of a Breast Cancer Awareness Month effort. The walk raised $393,000 a year ago, Sullivan said, but Hurricane Matthew's wrath canceled a few fundraising events this month. "I think that I am one of those people who can say everything happens for a reason, and I don't just say it, I believe it.

Medicine Students raise awareness for breast cancer on sunny afternoon
Author: 0 Students raise awareness for breast cancer on sunny afternoon

Komen Foundation estimates that about 250,000 women will be diagnosed with breast cancer this year alone. Fear, Weiter says, is one of the biggest reason women are hesitant to make a mammography appointment. Fiji Cancer Society representative and cancer survivor Maryanne Wong Lee said apart from the women who had undergone double mastectomy (surgical removal of breasts), Fiji had a few cases of breast cancer recurrence.

Medicine Marine Corps blames pilot error for deadly Hawaii crash
Author: 0 Marine Corps blames pilot error for deadly Hawaii crash

John Roberts tells CBS Local 2 and KESQ that the pilot ejected without injuries but was taken to a hospital as a precaution. Right now, the pause in flight operations applies only to aircraft involved with the exercise, not the entire wing, Roberts said.

Medicine Offshore yuan weakens to record as PBOC seen tolerating decline
Author: 0 Offshore yuan weakens to record as PBOC seen tolerating decline

In Shanghai, the currency fell to 6.7770, the lowest level in six years and past the 6.75 year-end median forecast in a Bloomberg survey. During the same period, the indexes that measure the yuan against the Bank for International Settlement currency basket and the Special Drawing Rights basket increased by 0.2 percent and 0.8 percent respectively, according to China's Foreign Exchange Trade System.

Author: 0 Babies should sleep in parents' room to help prevent SIDS

However, while room-sharing is encouraged, bed-sharing was highly discouraged. -Baby sleeps on his back, on a firm sleep surface such as a crib or bassinet with a tight-fitting sheet. But sleep-related deaths from other causes, including suffocation, entrapment and asphyxia, have increased, leading the AAP to release the additional guidelines in 2011, updated this month, on infant sleep safety and how parents can help.

Author: 0 Paul Ryan to Rebuke Hillary Clinton's Vision

In an increasingly unconventional election year, partisanship hasn't proved as strong of a tie as it once did. "Ryan has spent the last six years advising Ron Johnson and helping his team get ready for a tough rematch", the GOP aide told TheDCNF.

Author: 0 Federal appeal seeks to halt North Carolina restroom law

People can also register to vote at early-voting centers and vote at the same time. North Carolina doesn't have online registration so you have to either stop by the board of elections or mail in your forms. "I was excited to vote". Early voting cuts were part of a 2013 election overhaul the appeals judges described as "the most restrictive voting law North Carolina has seen since the era of Jim Crow".

Medicine Trump calls for congressional term limits, lobbyist crackdown
Author: 0 Trump calls for congressional term limits, lobbyist crackdown

She was speaking to Fox News ahead of the third and final presidential debate and as a string of battleground state polls showed Hillary Clinton ahead. "I love my brothers, but no one member represents the Obamas", said another half brother, Mark Obama Ndesandjo. Mr Trump is counting on a stronger performance on Election Day itself.

Medicine Vikram Chatwal arrested for allegedly trying to burn dogs
Author: 0 Vikram Chatwal arrested for allegedly trying to burn dogs

In the footage, the dogs, which were being walked by a dog walker, can be seen with singed fur, and as a group of people awaits police, Chatwal apologizes and offers to take them up to his apartment and show them his Basquiats and his "water collection".

Author: 0 Philippine leader open to war games with China, Russia

The Palawan base significantly enhances the ability of US forces to project power into the disputed South China Sea , and anything that jeopardized that access would complicate USA military planning. Duterte also thanked all the Filipinos who had supported him since he made a decision to seek the presidency and are still supporting him on how he runs the country.

Author: 0 Turbine Sprayers Deployed to Fight Zika Mosquitoes in South Florida

Most people who catch Zika have no symptoms or mild fever, joint pain, rash and pink eye. Taiwan has confirmed another imported Zika virus case, involving a Thai migrant worker, raising the total number of such cases to 13, the Centers for Disease Control ( CDC ) reported yesterday.

Medicine 139 animals seized from OH 'farmyard of horrors'
Author: 0 139 animals seized from OH 'farmyard of horrors'

The Brown County Humane Society said it found the animals at the home in the northern part of the county. "They continued to deteriorate, becoming very thin and not being ready for winter". Ashmore, the deputy warden, told WXIX-TV the owner avoided any initial arrest or charges by turning over the animals upon request. Representatives for the Brown County Prosecutor's office didn't immediately return a phone call seeking comment Tuesday afternoon.

Medicine CAPG Welcomes MACRA Final Rule
Author: 0 CAPG Welcomes MACRA Final Rule

The rule , which since its proposal in April garnered more than 4,000 public comments, cements the two payment tracks already proposed. The agency originally wanted providers to report quality measures on 90% of their patients from all payers, and 80% of Medicare patients.

Medicine My Chemical Romance's Frank Iero in 'serious' bus crash
Author: 0 My Chemical Romance's Frank Iero in 'serious' bus crash

Iero's band Frnk Iero and the Patience was scheduled to play the Sydney Metro Theatre venue Thursday night. FrnkIero and the Patience bass player Alexander Paul had previously tweeted that while he didn't have many details, "I have been told everyone is in stable condition".

Medicine Survey finds more Americans support legalizing marijuana
Author: 0 Survey finds more Americans support legalizing marijuana

The shift accompanies a change in laws in some states that have legalized marijuana use, with nine more states having initiatives on the ballot in the November 8 election. Although arrests have been scaled back, studies have shown persistent racial disparities in enforcement, with blacks and Latinos still more likely to be arrested for marijuana crimes than whites.

Medicine Sprint is bringing its services to low-income USA students
Author: 0 Sprint is bringing its services to low-income USA students

Telecommunications company Sprint, in partnership with the Sprint Foundation , is launching the 1Million Project , a multiyear program that plans to give 1 million disadvantaged high school students in the United States access to a free mobile device and high-speed internet.

Medicine Donald Trump brushes off past controversial comments about women as 'entertainment'
Author: 0 Donald Trump brushes off past controversial comments about women as 'entertainment'

After all, as Trump explained to KSNV reporter Jim Snyder during a campaign stop in Las Vegas, that's just how things go in TV, where you're always being called to promote your show with this or that horrid, comment. Later on in the interview, Trump added, "I will say this". Trump , seemingly caught off-guard, shot back: "Where did you find this?" However, Trump's comments about women are certainly not limited to his pre-political career.

Medicine Multistate E. coli outbreak leads to meat recall
Author: 0 Multistate E. coli outbreak leads to meat recall

From June 27 to September 4, seven people ages 1 to 74 from West Virginia, Pennsylvania, Connecticut and MA contracted E. coli O157:H7. Almost all ill people interviewed drank smoothies containing strawberries at Tropical Smoothie Café locations prior to August 8 in Maryland, North Carolina, Virginia and West Virginia.

Medicine Student Health schedules flu vaccination clinics
Author: 0 Student Health schedules flu vaccination clinics

The Knox County Health Department is preparing to keep everyone healthy this winter by getting them vaccinated against the flu. First, your immune response from vaccination declines over time, so you need an annual vaccine for the best protection.

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