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'Absolutely Grisly.' A Woman Was Mauled to Death by Her Own Dogs

Pharma news - 7 hours 57 min ago

She was out walking her pit bulls

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Roche, Shire court fight escalates over haemophilia drug

Reuters Health News - 12 hours 32 min ago
ZURICH (Reuters) - Roche's patent dispute with London-listed Shire over the Swiss drugmaker's new haemophilia drug Hemlibra has escalated, with Shire filing a new motion in a U.S. court that Roche says aims to stop some patients from getting its medicine.
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Are the U.S. Marines Dying?

Pharma news - 19 hours 42 sec ago

The U.S. Marine Corps is arguably the best amphibious-warfare force in the world. The issue is that relentless overseas commitments have strained marine resources so badly that it can’t conduct the other training that it needs to maintain its combat edge. A review of readiness data from 2014 to 2016 revealed that “Marine Corps units were unable to fully accomplish training for other amphibious operations priorities,” according to the GAO report.

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Kelly Ripa & Mark Consuelos Share Adorable 'Kid Approved' Holiday Family Photo

Pharma news - 19 hours 10 min ago

Happy holidays from the Consuelos clan!

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Lawsuit: 2 immigrant teens in US custody can't get abortions

Pharma news - 19 hours 52 min ago

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's administration is blocking two pregnant teens in the country illegally and being held in federal custody from obtaining abortions, the American Civil Liberties Union said Friday, a repeat of the situation that led to a high-profile court fight earlier this year.

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Islamic State: What happened to all the foreign fighters?

Pharma news - 20 hours 2 min ago

An estimated 40,000 people traveled from around the world to take up arms for the Islamic State group as it occupied territory in Syria and Iraq and declared a caliphate in 2014. How many have gone elsewhere to fight?" said Seth Jones, director of the International Security and Defense Policy Center at the Rand Corporation. International counterterror groups are putting huge efforts into answering those questions, working hard to name, count and track IS foreign fighters.

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Sleep problems tied to female infertility

Reuters Health News - 22 hours 2 min ago
(Reuters Health) - Women with sleep disorders other than sleep apnea may be more than three times as likely to experience infertility as their counterparts who don’t have trouble sleeping, a recent study suggests.
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Hamburger chain Wendy's to reduce antibiotic use in beef supply

Reuters Health News - December 15, 2017 - 6:47pm
CHICAGO (Reuters) - Hamburger chain Wendy's Co laid out plans on Friday to trim the use of antibiotics that are important to human medicine from its beef supply, the latest step by a food company to fight concerns about resistance to the drugs in people.
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Judge blocks Trump administration rules on contraceptive coverage

Reuters Health News - December 15, 2017 - 5:49pm
(Reuters) - A U.S. judge on Friday blocked President Donald Trump's administration from moving forward with new rules that undermined an Obamacare requirement for employers to provide health insurance that covers women's birth control.
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Executive function declines long-term after 'transient' brain attacks

Reuters Health News - December 15, 2017 - 5:10pm
(Reuters Health) - People who have so-called transient neurological attacks, including brief mini-strokes, may develop cognitive problems that linger for months, a recent study suggests.
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Matt Lauer's First Accuser Lives 'In Constant Fear' Of Being Identified

Pharma news - December 15, 2017 - 5:01pm

Matt Lauer’s original accuser is “terrified” that her identity will become public.

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Most Of The California Wildfires Are Under Control, But The Thomas Fire Is Still Raging

Pharma news - December 15, 2017 - 5:00pm

More than 10 days after the Thomas Fire sparked in Ventura County, the blaze grew to some 252,200 acres on Friday as more than 8,300 firefighters worked night and day to contain it.

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H-1B visa spouse changes: Trump administration may scrap Obama-era rule allowing spouses of legal immigrants to work

Pharma news - December 15, 2017 - 4:34pm

The Trump administration is considering rolling back a rule that allows thousands of legal immigrants to work in the US along with their spouses. The Department of Homeland Security has announced it is reviewing the Obama-era rule, which allowed spouses of certain H-1B visa holders to work in the US. H1-B visas are granted to foreign workers with a graduate-level education or above, who come to the US to work in speciality occupations like finance or engineering.

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2 Key Republican Holdouts Are Now Backing The Tax Bill

Pharma news - December 15, 2017 - 4:14pm

endorsed his party’s tax bill on Friday after Republican leaders changed part of the legislation to meet some of Rubio’s demands, his office said.

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Few California pharmacists prescribing birth control

Reuters Health News - December 15, 2017 - 3:17pm
(Reuters Health) - A California law allowing pharmacists to prescribe birth control sought to make it easier for women to obtain contraception, but few drug stores provide the service, a new study finds.
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Ebola victims sue Sierra Leone government over mismanaged funds

Reuters Health News - December 15, 2017 - 2:50pm
FREETOWN (Reuters) - Two Ebola survivors in Sierra Leone filed a lawsuit in a regional court on Friday, accusing the government of mismanaging funds during an epidemic that killed more than 3,000 people in the West African nation.
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4 Palestinians killed in latest Jerusalem fallout clashes

Pharma news - December 15, 2017 - 2:49pm

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Four Palestinians were killed by Israeli fire and dozens more wounded along with an Israeli officer in clashes across the West Bank and near Gaza's border on Friday as the fallout continued over President Donald Trump's announcement last week recognizing Jerusalem as Israel's capital.

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6.5 magnitude quake strikes Indonesia's Java island

Pharma news - December 15, 2017 - 2:44pm

A strong 6.5-magnitude earthquake rocked Indonesia's main island of Java late Friday, leaving at least one person dead and rattling nerves in the capital Jakarta. There was no immediate indication of a tsunami, but authorities said they had issued a warning following the tremor, which struck a coastal region some 300 kilometres (190 miles) from the capital. National disaster mitigation agency spokesman Sutopo Purwo Nugroho said a 62-year-old had died in the Ciamis region in West Java after becoming trapped in a collapsed house.

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What School Safety Looks Like 5 Years After Sandy Hook

Pharma news - December 15, 2017 - 2:43pm

On the morning of Nov. 14, staff members at Rancho Tehama Elementary School in Corning, California, heard the sound of a single gunshot in the vicinity of the campus.

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Grand Jury Slams Penn State for 'Rampant and Pervasive' Fraternity Hazing After Tim Piazza's Death

Pharma news - December 15, 2017 - 2:32pm

"No fraternity’s existence is worth more than the life of Tim Piazza"

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