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Medicine Scientists say breakfast really is the most important meal of the day
Author: 0 Scientists say breakfast really is the most important meal of the day

The researchers also measured the levels of plaques in the participants' arteries and gathered information about their lifestyle habits and risk factors for heart disease . And while the notion that breakfast is the "most important meal of the day" has been drilled into us from a young age, most of us choose to ignore this advice from time to time.

Medicine Local gas prices drop another 6.5 cents per gallon
Author: 0 Local gas prices drop another 6.5 cents per gallon

AAA says prices should continue to drop as demand decreases and refineries along the Gulf Coast return to normal operations following the destruction caused of Hurricanes Irma and Harvey. "Expect another 5-10 cent drop this week". "It will take weeks or months to see gasoline inventories recover fully, but prices will continue slowly drift lower as inventories improve", said Patrick DeHaan, senior petroleum analyst for GasBuddy , which tracks fuel pricing.

Medicine Puerto Rico supply failure stops food and water reaching desperate residents
Author: 0 Puerto Rico supply failure stops food and water reaching desperate residents

Emergency supplies are on the USA territory, but distributing the food and first aid has been a challenge. Mr. Rosselló said that the Defense Department had increased its footprint on Puerto Rico to 6,400 people, from roughly 4,600 two days earlier, with more coming, and that other federal agencies were also sending more staff to aid in the island's recovery from Hurricane Maria, which smashed through the island on September 20.

Medicine Independence Day Speech: 'Buhari A Plaque On Nigeria'
Author: 0 Independence Day Speech: 'Buhari A Plaque On Nigeria'

Nigerian soldiers participate in an operation in Nigeria's northeastern state of Borno, March 16, 2016. "The country must first be secured". "Even for selfish reasons, your loyalty has to be for the centre first, and the centre will hold".

Medicine Local blood centers encouraging donations
Author: 0 Local blood centers encouraging donations

They say continuously donating outside of crisis is important, because newly donated blood won't get to the victims immediately. Blood centers across the country have been put on standby to help steady the potential ripple effect this large scale incident could create.

Medicine Losing your sense of smell is linked to dementia, new research suggests
Author: 0 Losing your sense of smell is linked to dementia, new research suggests

Over the years, scientists have studied the disease thoroughly and have often found signs other than loss of memory that can signal the onset of dementia. Pinto, M.D., professor of surgery at the University of Chicago. Last month a Canadian study of 300 people at high risk of developing Alzheimer's found those who struggled to distinguish between the smell of bubblegum, petrol and lemon were most likely to have dementia related proteins in cerebrospinal fluid.

Medicine Louisville Puts Pitino and Athletic Director on Leave
Author: 0 Louisville Puts Pitino and Athletic Director on Leave

Dr. Greg Postel said in a statement this afternoon that the school was just learning about the investigation and will cooperate fully with federal officials and the NCAA . Person and Evans have been suspended, and Bland was placed on administrative leave. Hall of Famer Rick Pitino has been placed on leave after prosecutors outlined what they described as the "dark underbelly of college basketball", with six-figure payoffs to teenage players made through a charity and other vehicles, and ...

Medicine England clinch series against West Indies
Author: 0 England clinch series against West Indies

The suspension of Ben Stokes and Alex Hales from worldwide duty means England will take to the field for their final fixture of the summer under a cloud which also threatens to hurt their Ashes hopes. By the time Gayle departed for 40, West Indies were 52 for one in the eighth over. But it was an innings that helped England , now 156 for one in the 22nd over, to get off to a flier.

Medicine Szczur scores trying run in 9th in Padres' win over Giants
Author: 0 Szczur scores trying run in 9th in Padres' win over Giants

The Tigers will get the first overall pick in the 2018 amateur draft under MLB's tiebreaking rules awarding the first pick to the team with a worse record the previous season. Other than pulling Posey in favor of rookie Ryder Jones, Bochy managed as if the Giants were in contention. Giants reliever Hunter Strickland (4-3) pitched 1 1/3 scoreless innings.

Medicine Sebastian Vettel:
Author: 0 Sebastian Vettel: "Anything can happen and that's why we race"

The Formula 4 South East Asia (F4 SEA) race, a support event at the Petronas Malaysia Formula One Grand Prix, ground to an embarrassing halt at the Sepang Circuit today. "I don't want to be sandwiched", said Verstappen, pincered by the Ferraris in the opening-lap Singapore crash. Hamilton and Mercedes endured a tricky Friday with an upgraded vehicle, prompting the decision to switch the championship leader back to an old spec to compare to teammate Valtteri Bottas' auto in FP3.

Medicine Donald Trump Once Again Demands Players Stand Prior To Sunday's Games (TWEET)
Author: 0 Donald Trump Once Again Demands Players Stand Prior To Sunday's Games (TWEET)

Despite President Trump's urgings, however, both the Miami Dolphins and New Orleans Saints continued the protest on Sunday at their game in London. No player kneeled. "Because when you merge it into the flag and the anthem, it's lost", Ryan said. 'Wouldn't you love to see one of these National Football League owners, when somebody disrespects our flag, to say, "Get that son of a bitch off the field right now".

Medicine Trump tells Puerto Rico
Author: 0 Trump tells Puerto Rico

Because Puerto Rico is a territory of the USA, its citizens are American citizens, too - free to locate anywhere in the country they wish. The move is meant to boost the delivery of much-needed relief supplies after Hurricane Maria battered the USA territory last week.

Author: 0 How to Watch Rams vs. Cowboys

On defense the Rams rank 11th in passing yards allowed per game but their run defense is the weak spot. Dallas will be a six-point favorite at home this Sunday, against a Rams team who many think are legitimate playoff contenders. They had just forced a Los Angeles punt and another touchdown drive would've probably made the Rams one-dimensional as they tried to rally from a 24-6 deficit.

Medicine Russian Federation on war footing as troops AMASS on North Korea BORDER
Author: 0 Russian Federation on war footing as troops AMASS on North Korea BORDER

In his speech on Thursday, Mr Moon said his government was accelerating work on three military programmes: a pre-emptive strike system known as Kill Chain that would target North Korean missile sites; an air and missile defence system; and a programme devised to launch devastating strikes against North Korea's military and political leadership should it start a war.

Medicine Tropical Storm Maria producing wind gusts in Outer Banks, NC
Author: 0 Tropical Storm Maria producing wind gusts in Outer Banks, NC

Previous hurricane-based storms to hit Britain include August 2014's Hurricane Bertha, with 94mph gusts and floods. The strong and persistent NE/N winds will trigger tidal flooding. But she said: "It's another area of low pressure that is bringing the majority of the wind and rain to the United Kingdom". Tomorrow: Clearing Skies, Windy.

Medicine Preserve vital health insurance program for children
Author: 0 Preserve vital health insurance program for children

Congress has a Saturday deadline to renew a federal program that funds community health clinics. "The CHIP program is essential to children's health across the country". Bentz said he has confidence in DE leaders in Congress, but not in Republican House speaker or the Senate majority leader. By providing an anchor within the health care system, CHIP coverage gives children and families access to vital preventive services and helps protect families' economic security.

Medicine Repeal of women driving ban tests Saudi reform drive
Author: 0 Repeal of women driving ban tests Saudi reform drive

Saudi Arabia was the only country which has put a ban on women driving. It was illegal for women to drive prior this, anyone who dared to drive was detained and imprisoned. Saudi Arabia mandates that a male family member - normally the father, husband or brother - must grant permission for a woman's study, travel and other activities.

Medicine HHS focuses on increased vaccination for new flu season
Author: 0 HHS focuses on increased vaccination for new flu season

The CDC recommends the use of only injectable influenza vaccines. "If they do not have insurance, or the insurance does not cover flu shots, the vaccine will be available at no charge". Fewer people died during the 2016-2017 season compared with the previous year, but the hospitalization rate almost doubled from the previous year, according to the CDC.

Medicine First female Thai PM sentenced to 5 years in jail
Author: 0 First female Thai PM sentenced to 5 years in jail

Yingluck became prime minister in 2011. Analysts say Yingluck probably cut a deal to leave Thailand with the military leaders bent on scrubbing her clan from politics, according to Channel News Asia . She and her supporters said she was innocent and was persecuted as part of an effort to dismantle the political machine of her brother, former Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra, a telecommunications tycoon.

Author: 0 Counter-terror expert: Israel should give Palestinians work permits despite terror attack

Disguised as a worker, the attacker "took out his weapons and opened fire..." The shootout took place outside Har Adar, a jewish settlement northwest of Jerusalem . "The Jerusalem attack is a new chapter in the Al-Quds intifada". Israeli Deputy Foreign Minister Tzipi Hotovely said the Palestinian leadership needed to take action against such attacks or there would be no point in following up on the USA initiative to relaunch peace talks.

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