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Eagles, Bengals trying to find footing for final month

The two below-.500 teams look to halt their free falls when the Eagles visit the Bengals on Sunday (1 p.m. ET, FOX). The Eagles also are having issues finding the end zone. "He's still a very capable defensive lineman for us". He has only 1½ sacks. Graham leads the Eagles in sacks and hurries. Do the Eagles have a pass rush? Pederson has stressed the need for balance, so he tries to run the ball and control the clock to limit the pressure on his rookie quarterback.

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State reports two more travel-related Zika infections, including one in Collier

Mr. Scott also urged the Obama administration to dole out Florida's share of the $1.1 billion that Congress approved in September to combat the disease, after the state expended more than $60 million of its own funds. And this past summer they also took on the task of testing mosquitoes in the Rio Grande Valley (RGV). State officials say further investigation is necessary to try to figure out how and where the woman was infected.

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Jury in Michael Slager Trial Does Not Reach Verdict

But jurors afterward said further deliberation could prove fruitful if the judge provided more explanation of the law. Judge Clifton Newman told the jurors Friday morning that the court could not instruct them on how the heat of passion may differ from fear.

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US Assures of steady funding for HIV/AIDS

Dady said that the organisation is expecting its funding in Nigeria to be constant, adding that "this year we have a budget of $400 million for the HIV/AIDS response". Like normal children, a group of children living with HIV were enjoying the cultural programme organised for them by the anti-retroviral therapy (ART) centre, Banaras Hindu University, on Thursday.

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Governor Cuomo unveils HIV prevention plan for World AIDS Day

Because many people can go months or years before being diagnosed with HIV, Watson said almost one out of four people with HIV are also diagnosed with AIDS within three months. "A lot of people died, but HIV/AIDS is still really prevalent". Lehigh Valley Health Network is also leading the battle against HIV hoping to help their patients with several HIV medical trials.

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Big Dose of Psilocybin Improves Cancer Patients' Look into 'Existential Void'

Stephen Ross randomly assigned 29 patients with advanced cancer to either a single dose of psilocybin or the vitamin niacin. Johns Hopkins University psychiatrist Dr. "This drug saved my life". But widespread misuse-and their association with the counter-culture-led to a political backlash. While many more trials will be needed before any treatment involving psilocybin is legally approved, there are doubts that psilocybin treatment has a commercial future, given that just one dose ...

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The heartwarming tale of how a parrot ended up in this mugshot

When Buckner learned he was going to be arrested, he expressed his concern for his feathered friend outside. Bird immediately flew down to Buckner. However, Deputy McKelvey was unable to get Bird out of the tree, so she brought Buckner outside and Bird came right down to him.

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Rare Thunderstorm Asthma Kills Four People in Australia

An additional sixty ambulances were deployed. Jaxon Dowal had never had asthma until storms hit Melbourne on Monday evening. "Normally with rye grass the pollen would be trapped by nose hairs". "Some patients had severe pollen allergic rhinitis and most had previous ryegrass allergies", the site says. The incident occurred on one of Australia's hottest November days.

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Zika virus still a health challenge but no longer worldwide emergency

The Zika virus continued to spread to many other countries and experts even requested for the Rio 2016 Olympics to be moved or delayed. That goal has been met, said Dr David Heymann, chair of the Zika Emergency Committee and a professor of infectious disease at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, in a conference call with reporters following the committee meeting in Geneva.

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Penn State, Wisconsin make final playoff case in title game

The victor of their game will have a strong case to be included as the champion of a league that the committee has praised. Kile then compared Boston to the Lions, saying Penn State did not lose many top players from last season , which, in addition to its current high powered offensive lines, makes the Lions hard to beat.

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Trump supporters, MI official try to halt vote recounts

Trump's margin of victory in Pennsylvania is shrinking as more counties finish counting overseas ballots and settle provisional ballot challenges. Trump defeated Hillary Clinton in the Badger state by 22,000 votes, with almost three million cast.

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China's anti-AIDS, HIV practices successful

According to 2014 data from the Public Health Agency of Canada, 474 youths between ages 15 and 29 were diagnosed with HIV, representing almost one-quarter (23 per cent) of all new HIV diagnoses that year. About 500 children, both girls and boys of different age groups are given treatment at the ART centre, deputy programme director (HIV/AIDS) at BHU ART centre, Dr Jaya Chakravarty said.

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Corrected - Pelosi re-elected to US House Democratic leadership post

Other members of the California Congressional delegation-Zoe Lofgren, Anna Eshoo, and Ro Khanna-argued that Democrats need Pelosi now more than ever in an editorial in the Mercury News . Her energetic fundraising and ceaseless campaign travels have endeared her to a number of colleagues, muting complaints about some of her leadership decisions.

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Shelby County students spread AIDS awareness message

Zimbabwe Acting President Emmerson D Mnangagwa has said HIV and Aids related deaths have declined by 77 percent in the country since 2006. According to the health department numbers for HIV and syphilis are on the rise.There are now 626 people in the county living with HIV and those people have all been tested and know their status.

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Suspect in police shooting killed after standoff, 2 children rescued from home

The officer was killed after responding to a domestic violence call in the 400 block of East 52nd Street. "We were able to get in the house and get one of the kids away from him", Pierce County Sheriff's Office spokesman Ed Troyer told the The News Tribune .

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Unemployment Rate Drops To 4.6 Percent, Lowest Level Since 2007

US employers boosted hiring in November and the unemployment rate dropped to a more than nine-year low of 4.6 percent, making it nearly certain that the Federal Reserve will raise interest rates later this month. But Ian Shepherdson of Pantheon Macroeconomics, like other economists looking at the report, said that wage decline may have been impacted by a calendar quirk.

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Only about 1 in 4 wants Trump to repeal health law

McCarthy said his office plans to send a letter to the governor and insurance commissioner of every state later this week asking that they submit recommendations for proposals to replace Obamacare. "I'm beginning to think it can be accomplished", he said, but he wasn't sure how. And although most Trump voters still favor repealing the law, often called Obamacare, an increasing share of Americans overall opposes that approach, according to the poll , which was conducted in mid-November, ...

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Kahaani 2 (2016) 2nd Day Worldwide Box Office Collection

But as you all know that demonization is being the main reason of less attention of people towards the movie. Kahaani 2 is getting a good response from the audience and surely going to collect good bucks for the makers as expected. Ghosh's Kahaani , which was released in 2012, was readily accepted by the audience as it was filled with suspense till the very end. Nevertheless, released over almost 1200 screens (worldwide) Kahaani 2 2nd day overseas box office collection is expected to ...

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Big Mac Creator Jim Delligatti Dies At 98

The Big Mac began in the kitchen of Delligatti's McDonald's restaurant in Uniontown, Pennsylvania, outside Pittsburgh . It was April 1967 when Big Mac was introduced because Delligatti believed the burgers-and-fries menu needed something bigger.

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Fresno Unified working to keep flu season in check at schools

Tell us about this year's flu season. "The cases are dwindling down, but we still have to (remain vigilant)", she said. This year, there is "one significant difference - only injectable vaccines should be used", Kelly said, explaining there will no school-based FluMist clinics.

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Here's Why Heat Biologics Inc Shares Crashed 55% Today

The company has got a 52-week exceptional price of $4.71 and reached a 52-week lowest of the share price at $0.40. The stock recently traded at a volume of 0 shares vs.an average volume of 1.49M. Our vendor, Zacks Investment Research , hasn't provided us with the upcoming earnings report date. The up to date insider trading filings show Director KHARITONOV MICHAEL has picked up 900,000 shares, upping the ownership to 949,960 units.

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Ending stigma towards HIV is the first step towards ending AIDS

He works for the Society of AIDS and HIV Survivors, a group that works to provide medical care and social services to those with the disease. Over 100,000 people are living with HIV in the UK. In a press conference, the Ministry's director of Sexually Transmitted Diseases, AIDS and Viral Hepatitis, Adele Benzaken, warned that it was highly urgent for patients to become aware of their condition and receive the right treatment.

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Trump plans 'major news conference,' but will he take questions?

What didn't help was when too few young people signed up. It's a sealed-off world where you won't have to deal with what we've all learned to recite in unison - the racism, sexism, bigotry, xenophobia, misogyny with which "low-information voters" pollute the entire country.

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Wisc. VA dentist may have infected 600 veterans with HIV

The testing began after the dentist failed to clean certain equipment properly between patients, putting them at risk for HIV and hepatitis. The VA states he did this for a period of one year, from October 2015 through October 2016. The head of the troubled Veteran Assistance Foundation program at the Tomah VA Medical Center offered little new information Friday about the veteran who jumped from a third-story window in the VAF day room.

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More than 37000 cases in the US

Medicaid will again cover the costs for eligible Texas women between the ages of 10 and 45, or pregnant, to pick up cans of mosquito repellent at participating pharmacies, through affiliated programs. No travel restrictions have been put in place so far in the Rio Grande Valley based on the single suspected case of local Zika transmission. Officials said further investigation is necessary to figure out how she was infected.

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California mother Sherri Papini was 'branded' with message during mystery abduction

Shortly after the 34-year-old mother disappeared on November 2, her picture and story quickly appeared in media as far-flung as wire services in Australia, a Spanish newspaper in Southern California and countless television stations and newspapers across the United States.

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Syria denies claims it is arresting people fleeing Aleppo

Observatory chief Rami Abdurrahman said he predicts death tolls will rise in east Aleppo as the internal displacement creates more residential density. The government blamed rebels for the attack. The president of the Aleppo district councils has issued a "cry of suffering" on behalf of civilians after a Paris meeting with France's foreign minister, who assessed the suffering in Syria as "probably one of the most violent tragedies since World War II".

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World AIDS Day 2016 being observed today

World AIDS Day is also a great opportunity to raise money for NAT (National AIDS Trust) and show your support for people living with HIV. For World AIDS Day a new plan to end HIV/AIDS in Massachusetts has been launched entitled Massachusetts Getting to Zero Coalition led by the AIDS Action Committee, Fenway Health & over 35 supporting organizations from the six health regions of the Commonwealth.

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Trader Joe's recalls 2 flavors of hummus

The company is voluntarily recalling its Mediterranean Hummus and White Bean and Basil Hummus in 30 states, including Colorado. The fear is that these types of hummus have been exposed to the Listeria bacteria which is undetectable by smell or taste, but can still cause serious illness and in some cases, death.

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Ohio to spend $15M on self-driving R&D

A self-driving truck is scheduled to hit the road in central OH in conjunction with an announcement about new state investments to support researching that kind of transportation technology. Department of Transportation and more than $90 million committed to date by private-sector partners. As further defense against the Rust Belt label, Kasich noted Amazon's investment in cloud-computing centers in the state; recruitment of advanced engineering and technology companies by his privatized ...

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Almost half of Americans want to keep Obamacare

He said he still sees a role for expanding the state's insurance program for the poor, although bipartisan momentum toward that stalled after Trump's surprising victory. President-elect Donald Trump was more than rewarding an early and vocal supporter when he named the Georgia congressman as his nominee for secretary of health and human services.

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Med school cuts ties with Denver doctor over racist remark

In a Facebook post , Denver Health said: " Denver Health is deeply disappointed by the remarks posted on social media by Dr. Michelle Herren against the First Lady of the United States". She continued: 'Harvard??? That's a place for "entitled" folks said all the liberals!' The doctor got her degree Creighton University School of Medicine in Nebraska.

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M Karunanidhi hospitalised, condition stable

The hospital has announced the press release as the 92-years old chief leader's health condition is stable. A few weeks ago, Karunanidhi suddenly fell ill due to allergy he developed as a result of taking a medicine. On October 25, DMK had announced that Karunanidhi was suffering from allergy "caused by a medicine he has been using" and advised rest by doctors. The illness of the DMK chief Karunanidhi comes when he was hospitalised.

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Gareth Southgate had psychological assessment before taking England job

Southgate, 46, earlier told BBC Radio 5 live: "There's a time to have a glass of beer or wine but at the appropriate time and the right level. We spend most of our time trying to relieve that pressure and if we put ourselves in positions where we are going to increase that pressure, then that is not intelligent".

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Large volumes of cash are big source of corruption, says PM Modi

Prior to the demonetization move , there had been quite a few Bollywood movies released, which showed that black money is present in large amounts in India and suggested a few ideas to retrieve black money . At present, just 1 percent of the country's people are paying income tax. The demonetization scheme is also a way to crack down on criminal activity.