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Medicine Local school districts plan for protests following Florida shooting
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I guess he thinks the teachers who take a bullet would become a hero. "I can not look myself in the eye in the mirror and think I missed the chance to prevent one of these mass shooting situations". In Polk County, the sheriff's office runs a program to train teachers and professors to defend against school shooters. Other exceptions would be made for teachers who are current or former law enforcement officers, members of the military or who teach in a Junior Reserve Officer's Training Corps ...

Medicine Opioids Don't Treat Chronic Pain Any Better Than Ibuprofen
Author: 0 Opioids Don't Treat Chronic Pain Any Better Than Ibuprofen

On an 11-point scale in which the participants' average pain function and intensity was 5.5 at the beginning of the study , after 12 months, the two groups did not differ significantly on pain-related function. Over the course of a year, 41 percent of those taking opioids saw at least a 30 percent improvement in their pain severity, as did 54 percent of those who weren't on opioids.

Medicine Kansas cheerleaders among thousands possibly exposed to mumps at Dallas competition
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The person with mumps was from another state, and officials have not identified any connected cases in Texas , said Chris Van Deusen, spokesman for the Texas Department of State Health Services. They said the time from being infected to developing symptoms can be as long as 25 days but is typically 14 to 18 days. "We are working with the Texas Department of State Health Services and other local health departments to provide necessary information about the event".

Medicine Students demanding legislative action on gun safety
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Fellow classmate David Hogg, who has become one of the school's leading activists on gun safety, tweeted, "Elections are going to be fun!" The Broward County district had already closed for seven days in September because of Hurricane Irma.

Medicine CBI wants narco analysis on Karti Chidambaram, appeals to SC
Author: 0 CBI wants narco analysis on Karti Chidambaram, appeals to SC

Mehta sought an extension of the custody of Chidambaram , as certain new facts had come to light during the interrogation which needed to be further interrogated. He was whisked off to Delhi and a court allowed custody till March 6. The Bench, however, clarified that its notice to the Enforcement Directorate was only confined to the "proposition of law" and shall not affect the criminal proceedings before a Delhi court where Mr.

Medicine Allegiant Brings 5 New Nonstop Flights To Nashville International Airport
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Allegiant's Memphis-Los Angeles route began as seasonal service in 2016 before being added as a year-round route a year ago. Service to Nashville begins June 8 with fares as low as $47. Beginning Wednesday, June 6, the airport will service twice-weekly routes to both Ft. With this addition of service to the Nashville International Airport (BNA), Allegiant now has nonstop service to forty-one cities from the Punta Gorda Airport (PGD).

Medicine Death toll due to flu now stands at 184 in Arkansas
Author: 0 Death toll due to flu now stands at 184 in Arkansas

Simpson said cases of the "bad" flu - the Influenza A virus subtype H3N2 - are decreasing but cases of Influenza B are on the rise, accounting for approximately 60 percent of all cases statewide. But health officials are tracking only regional or local activity. "The season's not over but we're definitely on the downward trend right now", said Dr.

Medicine ER visits for opioid overdose up 30%, CDC study finds
Author: 0 ER visits for opioid overdose up 30%, CDC study finds

Opioid overdoses increased for men and women, all age groups, and all regions, but varied by state, with rural/urban differences. That's not to say they're the sole region affected by the opioid epidemic. "It does not respect state or county lines and is still increasing in every region in the United States". They were seen in men and women. The CDC's most recent analysis is based on two sets of data - one that included 91 million emergency room visits across 45 states and the other 45 ...

Medicine North Carolina severe weather statistics
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Schools and government buildings in Nash and Edgecombe counties will participate in the statewide tornado drill. He urged North Carolinians to prepare and practice safety plans in case severe weather strikes. That's why, on Wednesday, ahead of the "mean season", state emergency personnel will put the system to a test. Citizens are advised to take notice and be informed, both of the dangers and what to do in an emergency.

Medicine Buhari announces visit to Taraba, Benue, Yobe, Zamfara, Rivers
Author: 0 Buhari announces visit to Taraba, Benue, Yobe, Zamfara, Rivers

According to him, having received and studied the reports, the president had deemed it fit to undertake an on the spot assessment of these various occurrences and consequently meet and console the communities affected. His words: "Governor Darius Ishaku and I are here temporarily". He is also scheduled to visit Taraba and Benue states - the scene of recent clashes between semi-nomadic herdsmen and farmers over grazing rights - and Rivers States, part of the oil-producing Niger Delta, where ...

Medicine FDA approves home test for specific breast cancer genes
Author: 0 FDA approves home test for specific breast cancer genes

The test does not identify any of the other more than 1,000 known BRCA mutations, including mutations found most commonly in the general population. The test also does not provide information on a person's overall risk of developing any type of cancer. The agency also noted that most cancers do not arise from genetic mutations but more likely from a combination of factors, including lifestyle and environmental factors.

Medicine Opioid Overdose Patients Causing Spike In ER Visits
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The state of Kentucky saw a significant decrease of overdose rates, at 15 percent. People who have an overdose are more likely to have another, which highlights the importance of emergency departments in making sure the user has education and access to treatment, according to the report .

Medicine Man chops off son's hand over porn addiction
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Mohammad Qayyum Qureshi, an electrician from Pahadisheriff, used a butcher's knife to punish his adamant son Khaled Qureshi (19) as he was unable to beat that addiction. "The father has been booked under section 307 of Indian Penal Code (attempt to murder) and taken into custody", Pahadishareef police inspector P Lakshmikanth Reddy said was quoted as saying in the report.

Medicine Food industry told to cut calories
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Duncan Selbie, Chief Executive of PHE, said: "The simple truth is on average we need to eat less". For overweight and obese adults, the figure was around 300 calories a day. The health body pledged to hold the food industry to account and said that it will highlight calorie reduction progress among manufacturers or retailers.

Author: 0 CBI arrests Gitanjali Group VP in PNB fraud case

A team from Axis Bank, led by deputy managing director V Srinivasan and executives from the trade and transactions department, went to the SFIO's office here, after the investigating agency called them to help in the probe, sources said. It was alleged that besides being one of the directors of the Gitanjali group of companies, Nair was the authorised signatory for the applications submitted to PNB for issuance of LoUs and Foreign Letters of Credit (FLCs).

Medicine Cigarette Use Exposes Teens to Toxic Chemicals
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The scientists analyzed the urine probes sampled from more than 100 teenagers. The study examined nearly 100 teens from the San Francisco Bay area and it found that 67 teens used e-cigarettes only, 16 used both e-cigarettes and conventional cigarettes and 20 nonsmokers.

Medicine Doctors down tools over KNH head surgery mix-up
Author: 0 Doctors down tools over KNH head surgery mix-up

The patient scheduled for surgery needed a blood clot evacuated, whereas the one wheeled in for surgery had a simple case of head swelling. The identification tag of the patient inadvertently got switched with the indented patient leading to the mix-up in February.

Medicine Sad News! Bollywood Veteran Actress Shammi Passes Away
Author: 0 Sad News! Bollywood Veteran Actress Shammi Passes Away

She married filmmaker Sultan Ahmed in the early '70s. Taking to Twitter, he wrote: "Shammi Aunty. prolific actress, years of contribution to the Industry, dear family friend. Actor Rishi Kapoor also expressed his sadness and tweeted, "R I P. Shammi Aunty bids good bye". She was my mother's dear friend and someone we all loved very much.

Author: 0 Magellan Midstream Prtnrs LP (MMP) Shareholder Creative Planning Increased Position

The Atlantic Trust Group Llc holds 1.52M shares with $47.93 million value, down from 1.66 million last quarter. Everspin Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:MRAM) has 0.00% since March 3, 2017 and is. Millennium Management Llc owns 84,601 shares. Botty Ltd Liability Company invested in 12,590 shares. Among 23 analysts covering Magellan Midstream Partners L.P.