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Bathroom Hand Dryers Blow Fecal Matter on Your Hands

Regardless, as Newsweek reported , study author Peter Setlow prefers paper towels, which are now stocked at all 36 bathrooms used in the study. However, a new study is questioning whether the hot air method is sanitary. In theory, adding high-effici...

Late to Rise? You Might Be Early to Die

The researchers asked participants, who were aged between 38 and 73, to classify themselves as one of four types - a "definite morning type", a "moderate morning type", a "moderate evening type" or a "definite evening type". "This first report of inc...

Saudi Crown Prince meets French foreign minister

Prince Saud al-Faisal, who served as Saudi Arabia's foreign minister for 40 years until his death, was a regular visitor to the French capital, where he stayed in the lap of luxury. Saudi national company Aramco and French oil giant Total announce...

Axis Bank CEO Shikha Sharma's term shortened till end-December

While Axis Bank was silent on Sharma's replacement, the new CEO's most pressing task will be to tackle the lender's high level of soured assets and deteriorated financials. The stock of Axis Bank's NPAs remained elevated, as bad loans assessed by...

IPL 2018: Rajasthan Royals beat Delhi Daredevils by 10 runs (DLS)

It is usually time for scorching heat in Jaipur but heavy showers ensured over two-and-half hours play was lost. It was a attractive wicket to bat on, then 150-odd for 5 in 18 overs, we thought we could contain them to 170 and it was chaseable, esp...

Traumatic brain injuries and dementia research

They assessed the long-term risk of dementia in people who had suffered a TBI, compared to those without a TBI, and also those who had experienced physical traumas that did not involve the brain or spine, such as fractured bones. The researchers foun...

What eating world's hottest chilli pepper can do to you

Forget what a hot chili pepper can do to your stomach: A new case report suggests that eating some of the hottest ones may give you a headache that can send you to the emergency room. The fiery punch of peppers is measured in Scoville units . In...

(MRK) Stake Lowered by Meeder Asset Management Inc

Analysts believe that the company has the potential to earn average revenue of $10.06 Billion for the current quarter. About 3.56 million shares traded. ( NYSE : MRK ) is 16.054124. This is calculated by dividing the five year average ROIC by the Sta...

MMA fighter McGregor freed on bail after Brooklyn melee

The Irish father-of-one was also captured on surveillance throwing a chair toward a passenger window of the bus and punched a member of a security detail, his Brooklyn arraignment heard Friday. Both men had been on the "red corner" bus that had...

Chinese state media urges U.S. industry to rally against Trump's tariff threat

U.S. stock market has been performing poorly recently on fears of the trade war between the world's two largest economies. "It's very delicate", said one Chinese government policy adviser. The Yen fell in value against the dollar, and the Chinese t...

China's state media says USA tariff "waywardness" to end in defeat

On Wednesday, China unveiled a list of 106 U.S. goods including soybeans , whiskey, frozen beef and aircraft targeted for tariffs, just hours after the Trump administration proposed duties on some 1300 Chinese industrial, technology, transport a...

Porter Adventist Hospital canceling more surgeries following sterilization breach

Porter Adventist Hospital is notifying people who had spine or orthopedic surgery there between July 21, 2016, and February 20 of this year, the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment says in a statement . "We understand that ...

Eating pasta can help you lose weight, analysis finds

Given that pasta is full of carbs, it's widely seen as a food to avoid while dieting, but a new study suggests that eating pasta won't necessarily cause you to gain weight. Unlike other refined carbohydrates, pasta is generally has a lower GI level...

Body of missing CDC employee Timothy Cunningham found

Sgt. Stafford said the area where Cunningham was found was inaccessible through walking. Police said there did not appear to be foul play, but they are awaiting a toxicology screen and other testing results. Cunningham, a commander in the Public Heal...

Gundersen doctor skeptical on study supporting marijuana as replacement to opioids

David Bradford, a professor of public policy at the University of Georgia, said, "We do know that cannabis is much less risky than opiates, as far as likelihood of dependency". Medical marijuana is used for to treat of a variety of conditions incl...

FDA Issues First Ever Mandatory Recall Order for Kratom Products

At least four different serotypes of Salmonella have been confirmed. Various brands of kratom supplements have been linked to almost 90 cases of salmonella across 35 states, according to federal figures . "We continue to have serious concerns ...

AAA: Gas price increases 4 cents in RI

Gas prices are still climbing in Southwestern Oregon with some pumps charging $3 or more per gallon, the highest prices statewide in almost 1,000 days. "Today, only 38 percent of USA gas stations are selling gasoline for $2.50 or less and that percen...

Today is Autism Awareness Day

Having a community that doesn't support you makes it even harder. Proud mum Amanda said: "It wasn't until people started commenting on her book that we began to see the parallel between it and Elizabeth's own struggles". Moreover, a lot of the ch...

NCAA Women's Final Four: Watch Louisville vs

The UConn-Notre Dame will be played after the conclusion of the Mississippi State-Louisville game. With virtually the same guard-strong lineup as a year ago, the Bulldogs are back in the Final Four seeking more. And Mississippi State is now headed ...

Pruitt arranged condo deal through energy lobbyist, source says

The building is co-owned by Vicki Hart, a health care lobbyist. Her husband, J. Steven Hart, is the CEO of Williams & Jensen, a prominent energy lobbying firm. The Williams & Jensen lobbyist acting on OGE Energy's behalf, George Baker, was also liste...

Korea, US Begin Foal Eagle Joint Military Exercise

The computer-simulated Key Resolve is scheduled for two weeks starting in mid-April. More than 11,500 service members, including thousands based outside of Korea, plan to participate in the four-week Foal Eagle training, along with around 300,000 S...

Alex Hales joins IPL franchise Sunrisers Hyderabad as replacement for David Warner

David Warner was banned from IPL 2018 by the BCCI over his role in the ball-tampering scandal. The only Englishman in the top 10 of the International Cricket Council's (ICC) Twenty20 International (T20I) rankings, Hales has scored 1,456 runs in 52...

Why Buhari won't win 2019 presidential election - Shonibare

The Minister of Information, Lai Mohammad , released the list during a press conference in Lagos on Friday. Then National Publicity Secretary Olisah Metuh. Nigerians are not interested in brands. They brought Nigeria to this sorry pass. Mohamm...

State police arrest man after high speed chase, crash in Newtown

According to sergeant Ofentse Mokgadi, police spokesperson, the suspects are soon to appear before the Bafokeng Magistrates' Court on charges of the possession of suspected stolen property and the possession of a risky weapon. The officer fired his w...

Pogba, Dembele suffer 'racist' chants in Russian Federation

The Manchester United midfielder was an influential figure throughout the game , setting up Mbappe for the opener on 40 minutes with a fine through ball. The French could have scored more , particularly Anthony Martial, who failed to convert good...

Ex-Catalan Minister Gives Herself up to Edinburgh Police

A former Catalan minister facing extradition to Spain on charges of rebellion has turned herself in to police in Scotland . Clara Ponsati was made the subject of a European arrest warrant last week and gave herself up at a police station in Edin...

Dana Jacobson On WFAN: Leonard Hamilton Wasn't A Jerk To Me

After the game, CBS sideline reporter Dana Jacobson asked Hamilton a perfectly legitimate question: "In the final seconds of this game, why didn't you guys foul?" In an interview with WFAN's "The Afternoon Drive" on Monday, Jacobson said she was no...

Security advisors of US, Saudi, UAE meet to counter Iran

It added that senior officials from the U.S. Departments of State, Defense, the Treasury and the intelligence community participated in the meeting. He did not provide evidence. Doing so will bring substantial benefits and strengthen America's hand i...

AAP MLAs disqualification: BJP hails HC order

Meanwhile, Election Commissioner Sunil Arora said that the High Court verdict on AAP MLAs disqualification will be followed in "spirit and letter". In a blow to the AAP, the EC had in January asked President Ram Nath Kovind to disqualify 20 of its ...

Woman Journalist Files Complaint Accusing Cop of Molestation

An Indian Express reporter has complained to the Delhi Police that she was molested by an SHO. She has lodged a complaint with the police. After a girl in Delhi's Alipur ended her life when she was allegedly harassed by the boys in her neighbourh...

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Trump administration freezes Obamacare funds

The move sent shock waves through the insurance industry, which claimed that such market disruption could have near-immediate consequences for insured populations. Over the weeke...

What they're saying in Maryland about SCOTUS nominee Brett Kavanaugh

Kavanaugh was the frontrunner among four finalists who also included judges Thomas Hardiman , Amy Coney Barrett and Raymond Kethledge . Sen. In a primetime announcement a...

Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh "sticks to the law", former clerk says

Foster Professor of Law. "I am proud that a majority of my law clerks have been women", Kavanaugh added. Other Republicans said they hoped to confirm Kavanaugh before the cour...

CDC Reports 212 Confirmed Cases of Cyclospora in Midwest

Businesses that reportedly sold the tainted veggies include Kwik Trip, Kwik Star, Demond's, Sentry, Potash, Meehan's, Country Market, Food Max Supermarket and Peapod. Del Monte has...

New HIV vaccine tested on humans

Meant to provide broad protection from the many strains of HIV that are prevalent worldwide, the " mosaic " vaccine contains a patchwork of genetic sequences found among vario...

Sen Claims Dems Would Block George Washington for Supreme Court

Check back in with Mediaite for coverage of Trump's decision tonight. While the president has been pondering his pick, aides have been preparing for a tough confirmation fight. B...

Johns Hopkins Evacuates Two Lab Buildings After Release Of Tuberculosis Research Sample

The release triggered a heavy emergency response outside the complex of Johns Hopkins hospital buildings, including the shutdown of the two used for cancer research. " Tuberculos...

Nuts like almonds increases sperm count, claims study

Albert Salas-Huetos from the Human Nutrition Unit of the Universitat Rovira i Virgil in Reus, Spain said , "based exclusively on the results of this study". At the molecular le...

Joey Chestnut consumed more than 20,000 calories to win hot dog contest

The 2018 Nathan's Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest is nearly here and that means thousands will gather at Nathan's Famous hot dog restaurant in Coney Island to witness one of the mos...

Coli outbreak is over as new evidence points to tainted water

Although the government did not issue a recall, health officials were advising people to avoid eating romaine lettuce. Dirty canal water appears to be the source of a national ...

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West Nile found in Oakland County mosquito pools

West Nile found in Oakland County mosquito pools

Last summer, mosquitoes in Owensboro tested positive, too, but according to the Centers for Disease Control website , the only West Nile virus cases in western Kentucky in 2017 we...

Jeff Sessions announces largest healthcare fraud takedown in United States history

Jeff Sessions announces largest healthcare fraud takedown in United States history

Wilkison said . One set of charges in Florida details what prosecutors described as $106 million in fraudulent claims for substance abuse treatment in a scheme that involved "wi...

Amazon acquires pharmacy startup PillPack; purchase price thought to be near $1b

Amazon acquires pharmacy startup PillPack; purchase price thought to be near $1b

The service is available in 49 states, with its main pharmacy located in Manchester, New Hampshire. It expects to complete the deal in the second half of the year. Amazon decline...

Why you should never go down a slide with your child

Why you should never go down a slide with your child

Clare chose to take the kids down the slide on her lap. The mother of three has posted a photo of the alarming moment on Facebook to alert parents to the potential danger of...

Cancer Risk Rises for Flight Attendants, Especially Among Women

Cancer Risk Rises for Flight Attendants, Especially Among Women

Chan School of Public Health in Boston. The association also noted that the United States federal government now does not require airlines to educate cabin crews about onboard ...

Flight attendants may have higher cancer rates

Get the latest health and science news, plus: burning questions and expert tips. But no link was identified between job tenure and thyroid cancer or melanoma - the deadliest sk...

FDA Approves First Marijuana Based Drug

FDA Approves First Marijuana Based Drug

The active ingredient in Epidiolex , an epilepsy medication, is cannabidiol (CBD ), one of the two main chemical compounds found in marijuana. But it's not quite medical marijua...

FDA approves first ever drug derived from marijuana

FDA approves first ever drug derived from marijuana

Now that Epidiolex is approved by the FDA , cannabidiol will probably be reclassified by the Drug Enforcement Administration within 90 days. The component in this newly approv...

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Selfies show worm slithered through woman’s face for 2 weeks ars_ab.settitle(1335881)

The lump would cause a little itching and burning in the spot it nestled, but she had no other symptoms. "A physical examination showed a superficial moving oblong nodule at ...