• United States flu levels now rival 2009 swine flu — CDC
United States flu levels now rival 2009 swine flu — CDC

Flu-related hospitalizations also increased to about 60 out of every 100,000 people. Although the majority of flu-related deaths in IN have occurred in individuals age 65 and older, almost 83 percent of the influenza-like illnesses reported to ISDH this year involve individuals age 24 and younger, according to the ISDH.

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  • Olympics: Court upholds doping ban for 47 Russians athletes, coaches
Olympics: Court upholds doping ban for 47 Russians athletes, coaches

The decision of sport's highest court was announced fewer than nine hours prior to the opening ceremony of the 23rd Winter Olympics, in Pyeongchang , South Korea. "The [CAS] panel also concluded that there was no evidence that these two commissions improperly exercised their discretion". "We welcome this decision which supports the fight against d...

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  • Kuldeep Yadav, Yuzvendra Chahal grabbed opportunities given to them, says MSK Prasad
Kuldeep Yadav, Yuzvendra Chahal grabbed opportunities given to them, says MSK Prasad

Yuzvendra Chahal has been at the forefront of India's dominance in South Africa . They've bowled well enough not to let us play according to our game plan. The key is definitely to try and be positive, but unfortunately on a few occasions, we haven't picked the wrong 'uns. After the third match gets over in Cape Town on Wednesday, the action shi...

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  • Fayose visits Benue, reiterates call for restructuring
Fayose visits Benue, reiterates call for restructuring

The governor said this on Thursday when he spoke in Makurdi, the Benue State capital, during his visit to commiserate with the state Governor Samuel Ortom and the people of the state over killings by suspected herdsmen. "The law must not be compromised or aborted". The lawmaker faulted claims by the IGP on the arrest of some persons connected wit...

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  • AstraZeneca (AZN) Price Target Raised to GBX 5300
AstraZeneca (AZN) Price Target Raised to GBX 5300

EPS Estimate for the next year is 1.69. Barclays Capital upgraded AstraZeneca PLC (NYSE: AZN ) rating on Tuesday, January 19. AstraZeneca PLC's sales for the past 5 years rolls at, exhibiting an EPS growth from quarter-to-quarter at. The company has 2.53 Billion shares outstanding and 2.5 Billion shares were floated in market. Global Ship L...

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  • Why acne risk goes beyond the dermatological symptoms
Why acne risk goes beyond the dermatological symptoms

Using data collected from The Health Improvement Network from 1986 to 2012 - the largest electronic medical records database in the world - researchers found that a person's risk for developing depression was 63% higher during the first year that acne appears.

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  • Olympic gymnast gives insight on Nassar case
Olympic gymnast gives insight on Nassar case

The board of directors of USA Gymnastics stepped down after US Olympic officials threatened to decertify the governing body. She cited the story as an example of yet another part of the Nassar scandal that remains uninvestigated, which she fears will continue if the US Olympic Committee doesn't begin a truly independent probe with full access...

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  • AmerisourceBergen Corp. (ABC) Shares Sold by APG Asset Management NV
AmerisourceBergen Corp. (ABC) Shares Sold by APG Asset Management NV

Several brokerages have commented on ABC . TRUE Private Wealth Advisors purchased a new position in AmerisourceBergen in the fourth quarter valued at $203,000. (NYSE:PSTG) shares are trading 11.63% away from the 50 day simple moving average and 32.88% away from the 200 day simple moving average. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the Securiti...

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  • Aggressive flu epidemic set to strike twice this season
Aggressive flu epidemic set to strike twice this season

The Kansas Department of Health and Environment reports that the influenza has directly caused 65 deaths in Kansas. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention ( CDC ), flu season usually peaks between December and February; however, flu season can last into spring.

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  • Hopes growing after fertility treatment breakthrough
Hopes growing after fertility treatment breakthrough

The achievement offers a future for women at risk of infertility, either through illness or medical treatment, to be able to store immature eggs for later fertilization. Step three: eggs and surrounding cells develop further in a nutrient-rich membrane. While the eggs in the study are at the final stage of maturation, it is not known whether they...

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  • England v Wales: Eddie Jones attempts to unsettle 'third-choice' Rhys Patchell
England v Wales: Eddie Jones attempts to unsettle 'third-choice' Rhys Patchell

And Gatland believes England coach Jones has all the right attributes to do a fine job. ENGLAND XV: M Brown (Harlequins); A Watson (Bath), J Joseph (Bath), O Farrell (Saracens), J May (Leicester); G Ford (Leicester), D Care (Harlequins); M Vunipola (Saracens), D Hartley (Northampton.

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  • Senate Hopes to Approve Budget Deal; White House Praises Measure
Senate Hopes to Approve Budget Deal; White House Praises Measure

The Senate compromise still has a perilous path through the US House of Representatives, as fiscal hawks anxious about federal spending and liberals angry over the lack of an immigration deal threaten opposition. Numerous more conservative House Republicans have said they will oppose the budget deal due to deficit concerns. This morning, ...

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  • Health Alert: Stop Using Those Hand Dryers, People!
Health Alert: Stop Using Those Hand Dryers, People!

Nichole Ward, of California found out to her horror what was actually lurking inside those hand dryers after she conducted a simple experiment. The image shows a Petri dish with several things growing quite large in it after just 48 hours.

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  • Waiting times at major A&E departments at worst ever level
Waiting times at major A&E departments at worst ever level

East Kent hospitals got to 69.3% of its 16,562 patients, Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells treated 85.3% of its 14,002 walk-ins within the time limit and Medway saw 7,878 of the 10,205 (76.9%) patients that attended A&E within four hours. Experts claim the soaring figures show " corridors have become the new emergency wards ". Dr Nick Scriven, presid...

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  • John Mahoney's Cause of Death Revealed
John Mahoney's Cause of Death Revealed

Mahoney was already a celebrated theater actor when he was diagnosed, having been a member of the esteemed Steppenwolf Theater alongside the likes of Laurie Metcalf, John Malkovich, Gary Sinise and Joan Allen. A few days ago, Frasier star, John Mahoney was reported to have given up the ghost. The New Year ushered in a lot of "new" resolutions...

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  • First pediatric flu death reported in MI
First pediatric flu death reported in MI

Compared to last flu season, Hays County only had 1,001 positive flu cases from September through May. The Lawrence County Health Department is seeing the same trend - 414 flu cases were reported as of February 2, while the total for last year's entire flu season was 346.

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  • Indiana Township Merger Bill Fails Without Legislative Vote
Indiana Township Merger Bill Fails Without Legislative Vote

Tim Wesco (R-Osceola). Lawmakers in IN and Virginia have approved separate bills to legalize or expand use of CBD oils this week, marking an increasing acceptance of the non-psychoactive cannabinoid in conservative states. Sen. Mark Stoops, D-Bloomington, recalled moments of seeing fireflies first-hand both when he was a child and to this day, bo...

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  • Super Bowl ratings increased 143% over National Football League playoff games
Super Bowl ratings increased 143% over National Football League playoff games

Super Bowl LII was a non-stop offensive juggernaut that snapped no fewer than 17 all-time Big Game records-including most combined total yards of offense (1,151) and fewest punts (one, care of Eagles' hoofer Donnie Jones)-and yet somehow the endlessly entertaining contest put up the lowest ratings since 2009.

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  • Student 'crush' death: It was a 'terrible accident' say Durham Missoula owners
Student 'crush' death: It was a 'terrible accident' say Durham Missoula owners

The fence alleged was pushed over as people queued to get inside the bar. Eyewitnesses told the Northern Echo a woman was seen trapped under a fench which had been pushed over. Missoula is in a busy area of bars and restaurants above the Wear. On Thursday forensics officers were on the scene, where debris was strewn around the ground and white ...

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  • Next Gerber baby will be a boy with Down syndrome
Next Gerber baby will be a boy with Down syndrome

This year, the company, in a progressive move, chose one-year-old, Lucas Warren , hailing from Dalton, Georgia as their baby of the year. Lucas will appear on Gerber's social media channels, and he will be featured in Gerber ads throughout the year.

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  • Short Interest in Bill Barrett Co. (NYSE:BBG) Rises By 39.4%
Short Interest in Bill Barrett Co. (NYSE:BBG) Rises By 39.4%

It has underperformed by 59.71% the S&P500.The move comes after 9 months negative chart setup for the $572.77M company. Enterprise Financial Services Corp operates as the holding firm for Enterprise Bank & Trust that offers banking and wealth management services to individuals and corporate customers.

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  • DOH learning lawsuit vs Sanofi Pasteur for Dengvaxia mess
DOH learning lawsuit vs Sanofi Pasteur for Dengvaxia mess

But it said yesterday it would not pay for doses that were already used. Under Chapter 5, Article 96 of the law, "any Filipino or foreign manufacturer, producer and any importer, shall be liable for redress, independently of fault, for damages caused to consumers by defects resulting from design, manufacture, construction, assembly and erection, ...

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  • Senate Leaders Reveal Spending Deal As Shutdown Looms
Senate Leaders Reveal Spending Deal As Shutdown Looms

Congress presented a bipartisan bill sponsored by Sen. "We'll cross that bridge when we get to it", Huizenga said . All told , the Republican-controlled Congress is on track to approve about $400 billion in new spending over next two years, just months after enacting a almost $1.5 trillion tax cut.

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  • Travis Scott Pleads Guilty To Disorderly Conduct MONTHS After Being Arrested!
Travis Scott Pleads Guilty To Disorderly Conduct MONTHS After Being Arrested!

Travis Scott and Kylie Jenner . The rapper had allegedly told fans to storm the stage, resulting in a member of security and a member of the police force getting injured. Jenner had kept her pregnancy mostly under wraps, although rumors swirled that the reality star was going to give birth the same year as her sisters Khloe Kardashian and Kourt...

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  • British American Tobacco plc (ASX:BTI) Pressured Under Trend Lines
British American Tobacco plc (ASX:BTI) Pressured Under Trend Lines

National Asset Management Inc. now owns 3,568 shares of the company's stock valued at $246,000 after purchasing an additional 44 shares during the period. About 2.02M shares traded or 5.88% up from the average. British American Tobacco p.l.c.is a tobacco and next generation products company. It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500.

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