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Social workers and mental health professionals also responded to the New Haven Green, where most of the overdoses happened Wednesday. Some of the New Haven victims tested positive for the powerful opioid fentanyl, also blamed for overdoses, but authorities believe this week's overdoses were caused exclusively by synthetic marijuana.
  • Johnson & Johnson ordered to pay $4.7B in ovarian cancer suit

    Johnson & Johnson ordered to pay $4.7B in ovarian cancer suit

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    Johnson & Johnson was ordered by a jury to pay $4.69 billion to women who claimed asbestos in the company's talc products caused them to develop ovarian cancer , marking the sixth-largest product-defect verdict in US history. It says that there have been worries for some years that using talcum powder on the genital area may increase the risk of ovarian cancer, but says this has not been proved by research and more studies are needed.
  • Kavanaugh could make red wave probable in Senate come November: Varney

    Kavanaugh could make red wave probable in Senate come November: Varney

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    Conservatives will argue that the nominee is a mainstream jurist, and that any opposition is a form of liberal extremism that voters should consider when they go to the polls. If he gets a "no" vote from all Democrats, he loses seats. "Kavanaugh's record shows someone who really cares about getting the law right", added Adler.
  • Brett Kavanaugh picked for Supreme Court by President Trump

    Brett Kavanaugh picked for Supreme Court by President Trump

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    Circuit Court of Appeals. Shah again dodged, saying that "the president and the White House are aware of all of Judge Kavanaugh's public record, but what we are focused on is that if you look at his opinions , if you look at his writings , there are some that would emphasize greater power for the executive, some that would limit the power".
  • Trump to announce Supreme Court nominee

    Trump to announce Supreme Court nominee

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    WASHINGTON ― The fate of President Donald Trump's upcoming Supreme Court nominee once again rests with vulnerable Senate Democrats up for re-election this fall. Hardiman, who lives in Pennsylvania, is a judge on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 3rd Circuit, where he served at one time with Trump's sister, Judge Maryanne Trump Barry.
  • Another Cup? More Coffee Could Be Linked to Longer Life Span

    Another Cup? More Coffee Could Be Linked to Longer Life Span

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    Dr Loftfield, of the National Institutes of Health in Maryland, said: "Coffee drinking was inversely associated with mortality , including among those drinking eight or more cups per day and those with genetic mutations indicating slower or faster caffeine metabolism ".
  • Mosquitoes found with Eastern equine encephalitis virus | Test2

    Mosquitoes found with Eastern equine encephalitis virus | Test2

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    In a statement, they said, "It is important for residents to do not forget to take precautions against WNV and other mosquito borne illness". Be careful using repellent on the hands of children as it may irritate the eyes and mouth. Treat standing water that can not be eliminated with a mosquito larvicide. Residents living in the area can expect an ultra low volume of insecticide spraying from trucks running after sunset when mosquitoes are most active.
  • Victoire du Professeur Joyeux contre l’Ordre des Médecins

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    Ils ont été lamentables. Les laboratoires pharmaceutiques ont essayé de me détruire. Ils n'y sont pas arrivés. Cette pétition soulignait la présence d'aluminium comme adjuvant dans le vaccin et estimait que cela représentait un danger, ce qui n'est corroboré par aucune étude.
  • Amazon moves to disrupt pharmacy sector with new acquisition

    Amazon moves to disrupt pharmacy sector with new acquisition

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    Jeff Wilke, CEO of Amazon's World Wide Consumer unit, added: "PillPack's visionary team has a combination of deep pharmacy experience and a focus on technology". CVS Health , Walgreens and Express Scripts Holding opened down on the news. PillPack is meaningfully improving its customers' lives, and we want to help [PillPack] continue making it easy for people to save time, simplify their lives, and feel healthier.
  • 'Gaming disorder' diagnosed as mental health condition

    'Gaming disorder' diagnosed as mental health condition

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    This means that health facilities will be able to recognize "people who suffer from these conditions can get appropriate help". This week, the World Health Organization - arguably the leading source for designating what things are bad for us - announced that "gaming disorder" will be included in the latest edition of their bible, the International Classification of Diseases .
  • Blood donations needed in summer months

    Blood donations needed in summer months

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    Blood stocks are also essential in natural and man-made disasters. "The selfless generosity of blood donors makes a life-saving impact on trauma patients, adults and children fighting cancer, premature babies and those battling blood diseases", says Indiana Blood Center President Charlie Miraglia M.D.
  • Les aides sociales coûtent

    Les aides sociales coûtent "trop de pognon", dit Macron

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    Sa réponse: se placer en amont et prendre le problème à la racine, pour prévenir la pauvreté et ainsi limiter les dépenses publiques. "Pour le chef de l'Etat, la clé d'un système social à l'équilibre passe par la prévention et la responsabilisation ".
  • Almost 70 percent with common breast cancer could skip chemo, study says

    Almost 70 percent with common breast cancer could skip chemo, study says

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    Joseph Sparano , who helps direct clinical research at the Albert Einstein Cancer Center in New York City. The US team led by Dr Steven Rosenberg, from the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, Maryland, identified immune system T-cells within the cancerous breast tissue that were able to recognise and target four mutant tumour proteins.