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Medicine Tim Cunningham still missing; CDC marks one month since employee vanished
Author: 0 Tim Cunningham still missing; CDC marks one month since employee vanished

Cunningham told co-workers February 12 he wasn't feeling well and had been denied a promotion. Countering reports that Cunningham disappeared after he was allegedly passed over for a promotion, the CDC, through acting director Dr. "Dr. Cunningham's colleagues and friends at CDC hope that he is safe", agency spokeswoman Kathy Harben told The Post after his disappearance. Anyone with information surrounding Timothy Cunningham's disappearance is urged to contact Atlanta police at ...

Medicine Lead exposure may be more deadly than previously thought
Author: 0 Lead exposure may be more deadly than previously thought

In what USA Today says is the first study using a nationally representative sample to look at how low-level lead exposure is tied to deaths in the United States, scientists kept tabs on more than 14,000 adults who took a national health survey between 1988 and 1994, then again in 2011.

Medicine Modi at 'Delhi End TB Summit'
Author: 0 Modi at 'Delhi End TB Summit'

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said India would totally eliminate tuberculosis (TB) by 2025, a good 5 years ahead of the global deadline set for 2030 and has already started working towards achieving this goal. Targeting the previous governments, Modi said the immunisation programme has been going on for the last 30-35 years and despite this the country could not achieve the target of a complete coverage till 2014.

Medicine Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal's advisor VK Jain resigns
Author: 0 Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal's advisor VK Jain resigns

The Delhi government has chose to lead a delegation of political parties to the Supreme Court-appointed monitoring committee to discuss issues related to the Delhi master plan (MPD) 2021 and find a solution to the sealing problem. On 28 March, a traders' rally would be held at Ramlila Maidan here against the sealing drive which, the CAIT said, is in "utter violation" of the Municipal Corporation of Delhi Act, 1957.

Medicine Kagiso Rabada suspended for rest of series against Australia
Author: 0 Kagiso Rabada suspended for rest of series against Australia

But Usman Khawaja and Mitchell Marsh shared a fighting fifth wicket partnership of 87 and nearly succeeded in taking their team through to the fourth day with at least a glimmer of hope. He had the opportunity to avoid the contact, and I could not see any evidence to support the argument that the contact was accidental. To put that in perspective, Rabada has taken only 28 Tests to achieve four ten-wicket matches.

Medicine Sanofi, Regeneron offer price cut for cholesterol drug Praluent
Author: 0 Sanofi, Regeneron offer price cut for cholesterol drug Praluent

ICER often comes up with recommended prices that are far below those set by drug makers. REGN 0.27% and Sanofi SA said they will seek to renegotiate their contracts with insurers by offering rebates and discounts for the drug, called Praluent, that would bring its U.S.net price within a range of $4,500 to $8,000 annually per patient, down from its list price of $14,600.

Medicine Serena Williams gears up to launch her own beauty line
Author: 0 Serena Williams gears up to launch her own beauty line

This is the first time the siblings will play each other at the BNP Paribas Open . She marked the occasion with a gold-toned "S" Serena pin that was available to fans who came to see her play. The crowd's treatment led to a 14-year boycott by the sisters, which Serena finally ended in 2015. "We can always stay in the tournament longer if the both of us are in the tournament".

Medicine Vikings Reach Out To QB Drew Brees
Author: 0 Vikings Reach Out To QB Drew Brees

The Minnesota Vikings are in need of addressing their quarterback situation with each of their options at the position a year ago heading to the free-agent market. No one has been talking about Brees as a potential free agent, mainly because everyone assumes that he's just going to find a way to make it work with the Saints.

Medicine Frozen embryos lost: Calif. clinic admits failure, OH clinic faces lawsuit
Author: 0 Frozen embryos lost: Calif. clinic admits failure, OH clinic faces lawsuit

Officials at University Hospital Fertility Center in Cleveland said that a storage tank failure may have damaged about 2,000 eggs and embryos. That incident reportedly affected some 700 patients. Tipton said he was unaware of similar malfunctions that damaged thousands of eggs and embryos. While the staff spent days sorting through records to verify which patients' tissue was inside, he said they do not yet know how many of them were still planning to use it.

Medicine INX media case: CBI seeks15-day judicial custody of Karti Chidambaram
Author: 0 INX media case: CBI seeks15-day judicial custody of Karti Chidambaram

Also, the Court directed the police to ensure that Karti gets adequate security inside the jail. "Only keeping in view the fact of social status of accused and his father, he can not be treated different from other accused persons and can not be allowed to be kept in a separate prison", the court said.

Medicine USA dentists are dying of a mysterious lung disease
Author: 0 USA dentists are dying of a mysterious lung disease

Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis mostly targets dental professionals, as health officials have been trying to find out why more dentists are killed after diagnosed with the weird patterns in the lung disease cases, according to the latest report disclosed by the U.S.

Medicine Robert Wickens continues to lead IndyCar race at St. Pete
Author: 0 Robert Wickens continues to lead IndyCar race at St. Pete

They placed two drivers in the top 10, but their three drivers - Josef Newgarden, Will Power, and Simon Pagenaud - didn't manage to lead a single lap over the course of the race. The American, who recently appeared on the reality TV show "The Amazing Race", said he had not spoken to Wickens but imagined that Wickens was upset with him.

Medicine Aguero ruled out of Stoke clash
Author: 0 Aguero ruled out of Stoke clash

When they came back into the national team, they were stronger. Soriano put that down to the plan that City have had in place over the past decade and sees no reason why they can not become bigger than Real Madrid and Barcelona in this particular bout.

Medicine Disease X: The Biggest Infectious Threat WHO warns
Author: 0 Disease X: The Biggest Infectious Threat WHO warns

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has revealed details about "Disease X" in its second annual review of priority diseases. "Disease X" is the code name for an unknown pathogen that could be created by biological mutation, such as previous deadly epidemics such as Spanish Flu or HIV, the organization said.

Medicine Maharashtra Economic Survey compares state's per capita with Karnataka
Author: 0 Maharashtra Economic Survey compares state's per capita with Karnataka

This year's report says that in 2016-17, the agriculture production was higher on account of good rains (94.9 per cent of normal rains). However, during 2017-18 the agriculture and allied sector are expected to register (-) 8.3 per cent due to less rains (84.3 per cent of normal rains) as compared to past year.

Medicine Reap the rewards of regular physical activity in later life
Author: 0 Reap the rewards of regular physical activity in later life

The researchers recruited 125 male and female healthy amateur cyclists, who were aged 55 to 79 and had been cycling for almost all of their adult lives. After comparing the results with the results of those who were not actively engaged in sport, it turned out that those who cycled actively didn't lose any muscle mass or strength .