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Childhood vaccines may go into one jab

The MIT reported the technical breakthrough on its website of MIT news last week, telling the world their method of creating microscopic coffee cups to realize the idea. Unfortunately, a group of MIT engineers have just developed a more metaphorical than literal form of "coffee cup" drug dispensing. By adjusting the molecular weight and structure of the polymer, the researchers can adjust how fast the particles will degrade after injection, which in turn determines when the drugs will be ...

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Tracking Jose: Hurricane to indirectly imapact area Tuesday, Wednesday

Virgin Islands of St. Thomas and St. John. Hurricane Maria , now a Category 3 storm, has quickly intensified into a major hurricane as it heads toward the Leeward Islands, but it's still too early to tell if the storm will affect the United States.

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Does your teen want a tattoo? Pediatricians have some advice

What's more, 76 percent of people surveyed thought that having tattoos or piercings hurt their chances of getting a job. Known complications that can occur are bacterial and viral infections, inflammation, neoplasms, and rarely, vasculitis.

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Actress Kate Walsh says she had brain tumor removed

As she confides to Cosmopolitan , she drinks five coffees per day, reduces its use of time, but nothing, it's hard to stay awake. Walsh told Cosmopolitan that her acting jobs as a doctor did not make her any less afraid of having surgery.

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8 dead at Florida nursing home left without power after Irma

The toll later rose to eight by Wednesday evening. Aside from the nursing home deaths, at least 13 people in Florida were killed in Irma-related circumstances, many of them well after the storm had passed. "It is unfortunate and disheartening to learn of the deaths of these residents", said Rep. Shevrin Jones, D-West Park and Sen. The statement said of Florida's total 309 hospitals, "all operational facilities have power or are running on generator power".

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Wall Street edges into record territory ahead of Fed meet

At 10:59 a.m. ET (1459 GMT), the Dow Jones Industrial Average was up 71.16 points, or 0.32 percent, at 22,339.5, the S&P 500 was up 5.83 points, or 0.233179 percent, at 2,506.06 and the Nasdaq Composite was up 20.94 points, or 0.32 percent, at 6,469.41.

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DNA 'robots' could sort molecules in your blood

With an aim to build a team of robots that work together individually to accomplish a task, researchers at Caltech University have come up with a simple but interesting robot made out entirely of DNA which is capable enough to walk, sort and lift molecules.

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Iran leader Khamenei warns USA against 'wrong move' on nuclear deal

Speaking at the graduation ceremony at the Iran's Police Academy, Khamenei said that the Iranian nation "stands firmly on its own feet" and is capable of responding to hostile actions of any state. "If they change their bad temper they can enjoy the dinner table". After years of tension with the West, Iran struck a deal with Britain, China, France, Russia and the USA plus Germany in July 2015, under which Iran agreed to limit its uranium-enrichment activities in return for the lifting of ...

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No Foul Play In Rosemont Hotel Freezer Death, Activist Suggests

Police say they do not suspect foul play and is looking into the case as a death investigation, not a homicide. Attorneys representing the hotel say people should know the walk-in freezer can not be locked from the inside. "I thank everybody for your help, the love and support", Martin said. The circumstances leading up to her death are still unclear. Contributing to increased tensions following Jenkins' death - which is being reviewed as a death investigation - was a miscommunication on ...

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WAFU Cup: Super Eagles have been unlucky, says Eduwo

Nigeria are second after two goalless draws, but they could be toppled by either Mali or Guinea if either of the teams win to add to the point they each have. In the early days of the rivalry, Nigeria won more matches in the Jalco Cup, but Ghana had the upper hand in the Nkrumah Cup and Zik Cup encounters that followed, both trophies named after major pan-African figures Osagyefo Kwame Nkrumah and Dr.

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Soldiers Guard Key Sites As Threat Level Raised To Critical

The man, who was taken into custody early Saturday morning in the town of Dover about 70 miles outside London , has not been identified by the authorities. Deputy Assistant Police Commissioner Neil Basu said it was a " significant arrest ". Fortunately, no one was killed; it's the only act of terrorism in the United Kingdom this year that saw no fatalities.

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New Zealand v South Africa: Everything you need to know

We thought we were in for a classic, tight All Black/Springbok test. "I told them we have to pick our heads up and be ready for those two home games and be much better". The world champions ran in eight tries at North Harbour Stadium, with Beauden Barrett converting seven and adding a penalty as the All Blacks emphatically took control of the southern hemisphere competition.

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Virgin Mobile USA iPhone 8 And iPhone 8 Plus Launch Date Confirmed

The Apple Watch Series 3 (GPS + Cellular) starts at £399 and Apple Watch Series 3 (GPS) starts at £329. It's that time of the year again - Christmas for die-hard Apple fans - as Apple reveals its new products to the world. "To celebrate the revolutionary new iPhone, customers can get up to three months of service on Boost Mobile when they pre-register and complete an order for iPhone 8 or iPhone 8 Plus ", said Rittgers.

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Derry health unions to pursue pay claims with industrial action if necessary

Earlier in 2017, research by the Royal College of Nursing estimated there were roughly 40,000 unfilled positions in the United Kingdom, a shortage the unions argued could be addressed by upping pay that would then lead to an increased rate of retention across the sector.

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FDA Blesses First App to Treat Substance Abuse

It assists drug therapies designed for patients addicted to alcohol, cocaine , marijuana, and other stimulants. But the app is not intended for opioid dependence , the FDA said. "reSET® has the opportunity to radically enhance the treatment options for patients with substance use disorder". "This is a defining moment for digital therapeutics and for patients with substance use disorder", Corey McCann, president and CEO of Pear Therapeutics, said in a company press release .

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Tunisia: women now allowed to marry non-Muslim men

The new law comes after President Essebsi pushed for the lifting of the marriage restriction decree that was put in place in 1973. Spouses can now register their marriages at government offices across the country. Tunisian women will now be allowed to marry men regardless of their religion. Watch this NAIJ.com TV video about Bishop Abioye's former driver who converted to Islam.

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'Fat patch' to provide targeted weight-loss trialed in the US

Human trials haven't happened, though, and we're likely a long way from seeing these types of patches prescribed to patients. White fat stores excess energy in large triglyceride droplets. Each mouse was given two patches, one containing drug-containing nanoparticles and another without drugs. However, the researchers said their experiments on mice showed this could be avoided by using a patch.

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Willson Contreras Suspended Two Games by Major League Baseball

Both Lackey and Willson Contreras didn't like the call and argued with umpire Jordan Baker . The hope on appeal is that Torre takes into consideration that Contreras was the third party in this disagreement between Baker and Lackey. "He is emotional. We are all working on having him curb that a bit. That's a big part of why he's so good". "(Baker) had no argument back", Lackey said after the game.

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Afrobasket 2017: D'Tigers fail to defend title, lose to Tunisia

It ended 76-71 points. They will now defend their title against Tunisia who are joint hosts of this year's edition in the final today (Saturday) in Rades, Tunisia. The Tunisians won the third quarter 52-40, making it very hard for D'Tigers to get back into the game. Diogu was named the tournament's Most Valuable Player (MVP), headlining the All-Star Five Awards offered by Tissot.

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Solidarity is key to Hurricane Irma relief

BRAKKTON BOOKER, BYLINE: Utility crews around Florida are starting to clear tree limbs that fell on power lines during Irma. Trucks were seen rolling in the region Monday and Tuesday morning. Still, before Irma hit, utility officials had predicted that much of the grid may have to be rebuilt. Irma, which weakened to a post-tropical cyclone Monday night, has continued to batter areas of Georgia, South Carolina and Alabama on its way to Tennessee, where it is expected to fizzle out by ...

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Youngstown State appeals Ma'lik Richmond football ruling

District Court with his attorney, Susan Stone, left, in Youngstown, Ohio on Thursday, Sept. 14, 2017. That hearing is now scheduled for September 28, effectively allowing Richmond to play in any games the Penguins have scheduled over the next 14 days .

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Tornadoes reported as Hurricane Irma nears Florida

The eye of the Category 4 storm was 15 miles (24 kilometers) southeast of Key West as of 7:00 am local time (1100 GMT), bringing maximum sustained winds of 130 miles per hour and threatening unsafe storm surges. "You would not be able to stand or walk". The Tampa-St. Petersburg area, with a population of about 3 million, has not taken a direct hit from a major hurricane since 1921.

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Sensex falls 64 points, Nifty holds 10050

Market breadth was negative with 552 advances against 995 declines. Meanwhile, the Nifty was trading lower by 36.95 points or 0.37% at 10,049.65 with 43 components falling. The gauge rallied 579.96 points in the previous six sessions, on the back of continuous capital inflows by domestic institutional investors (DIIs).

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Global hunger on the rise for the first time in a decade

Numerous countries where people suffer the most from hunger have been affected by armed conflicts. Armed conflicts and climate change are key factors being blamed for a rise in worldwide hunger-the first in over a decade, according to a new United Nations report.

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Real Madrid will remain patient with Gareth Bale, says Guillem Balague

Real Madrid announced the deal of n their official website on Thursday. Real said on their website (www.realmadrid.com) that they had agreed to extend the player's contract, originally due to expire in 2020, by two years. As such, Marcelo will be unavailable for the trip to Real Sociedad this weekend and the visit of Betis on September 20 . "We had a great start with the two titles, but we want to keep winning".

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AAC reworks football schedule in wake of Hurricane Irma

The 22nd-ranked Bulls, who play at home Friday night against IL, will be able to play a full conference slate. The award will honor one player from each of the country's five regions for their accomplishments as athletes, scholars and citizens at the high school level.

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Iceland's government collapses over letter in support of paedophile

Benediktsson, whose name appeared in the Panama Papers scandal that revealed offshore tax havens, had delayed the release of a report on tax evasion during the legislative campaign. Mr Benediktsson is reported to have been aware of his father's efforts since the summer, but the information has only now become public following a ruling from a parliamentary committee.

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Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (BMY) Stake Raised by AMP Capital Investors Ltd

Bristol-Myers Squibb Company now has a P/E ratio of 22.89 and the market cap is 102.80B. The stock rose 0.46% or $0.29 reaching $62.77 per share. The stock was trading on below-average volume. Therefore 73% are positive. Amazon.com had 195 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Stifel Nicolaus maintained Ecolab Inc.

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Hughton Hopes Albion Take Confidence From Win

Izzy Brown is also in contention after returning to training following a hamstring problem, but Sam Baldock, Steve Sidwell and Beram Kayal remain injury absentees. Eddie Howe says he has been shocked by Bournemouth's dismal start. "The players are a very honest group, they want to do well and when we're not doing so well, they feel that".

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6 million died of non-communicable diseases in India in 2016

YLDs from other musculoskeletal disorders were more than twice what would be expected in Australia based on income per capita, average years of education and total fertility rates. "Twenty-thousand or so Australians still die every year from tobacco , even though the prevalence has come down we're still seeing the deaths from those who smoked many, many years ago and of course among current smokers".

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Evian Championship: Sung Hyun Park leads after first round

A 54-hole event to be completed Sunday. South Korean Park Sung-hyun took full advantage of the ultimate mulligan by grabbing the first-round lead of the Evian Championship in France on Friday after bad weather wiped out her poor start a day earlier.

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Liquid cats and blood-sucking bats: 2017's Ig Nobel awards

In his acceptance speech, Fardin explained that a liquid could be defined as something which adapts its shape to the container it is in. Among the categories that overlapped with the Nobel Prize were physics, medicine , economics and peace.

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Army probes assault on IPOB members

The All Progressives Congress calls for calm and restraint following recent reports of violent clashes linked to members of the Indigenous People of Biafra in Abia and Rivers State. It is pushing for a Biafran state to be created in the south-east. The operation as declared by the Army is meant to check kidnapping, banditry, assassination, secessionist activities within the region, amongst other forms of criminal activities.

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ICICI Lombard raises Rs 1625 cr from anchor investors

This issue is open for subscription and will be available till September 19, 2017. Kuwait Investment Authority, Russell Investment Co., Abu Dhabi Investment Authority, BlackRock and SBI Life Insurance were among the investors who participated in the anchor book allocation.

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What you need to know about Harris County aerial mosquito spraying

Bellaire is now spraying an "environmentally friendly fog" after 10 p.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays inside the Loop and Wednesdays and Fridays outside the Loop, weather permitting, according to Karl Miller, the city's director of Parks, Recreation and Facilities.