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Health minister Jackie Doyle-Price also confirmed that the Government would name the changes "Max's Law" after Max Johnson , a 10-year-old boy who was saved by a heart transplant. "I can only begin to imagine the emotional rollercoaster that families and people waiting for organs must go through in the long and trying wait, which can be years".

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Note card reminds Trump to tell shooting survivors he's listening

On Wednesday, Trump hosted a listening session at the White House with the families and survivors of school shootings . The president said: "This only works when you have people very adept at using firearms, of which you have many , and it would be teachers and coaches".

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Lead and other toxic metals found in e-cigarette 'vapors'

Published in Environmental Health Perspectives , the research was based on tests conducted on the e-liquid from the refilling dispenser (before contact with the device and the heating coil), e-liquid in the device itself (in contact with the heating coil), and the generated aerosol (inhaled by the user).

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Stephen Fry announces he has prostate cancer

The comedian and actor posted a 13-minute video on his official website on Friday (23Feb18) in which he announced cancer had been discovered in his prostate following an MRI scan. 'But if there's anything left on the bed of the prostate where they've taken it out, it may have spread and I'll have to get radiotherapy and the whole damn thing will start again.

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Tiger Woods shoots even-par 70 in first round of Honda Classic

Kizzire tugged his tee shot some 30 yards left of the fairway and into a thick thatch of vegetation, where a search-and-rescue operation failed to locate his ball, leaving him to take that long, lonely ride back to the tee to re-hit while everyone waited and watched.

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Low-Carb vs. Low-Fat. Who Wins?

Second, they were instructed to curb their intake of added sugars and refined flours - ingredients that studies have increasingly tied to a range of negative health outcomes including weight gain and diabetes. "And months into the study they said, 'Thank you!" The people in the low-carb group were actually eating relatively high amounts of carbs -they were nowhere near the next-to-nothing carb counts that people on regimens like the keto diet achieve.

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The Sad Incident At Government Girls Science Technical College ( Ggstc) Dapchi

The statement had stated, that "some of the girls at Government Girls Science Technical College (GGSTC) whose school was attacked by Boko Haram terrorists last Monday have been rescued by gallant officers and men of the Nigerian Army from the terrorists who abducted them".

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Trump considers pulling ICE out of California to let the state learn

The " sanctuary city" situation, the protection of these awful criminals - you know it, because you're working on it - the protection of these disgusting criminals in California, and other places, but in California, that if we ever pulled our ICE out, and we ever said, "Let California alone, let them figure it out for themselves", in two months, they'd be begging for us to come back.

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FluMist influenza nasal vaccine wins approval from vaccine adviser

A reformulated version of FluMist, the nasal spray influenza vaccine, has been approved for the 2018, 2019 season. MedImmune, the branch of the London-based AstraZeneca that manufactures FluMist, says that since 2015, it has updated the vaccine to improve efficacy against H1N1.

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Boston Dynamics has released a new video bullying robot

From then on, the SpotMini's camera-guided, autonomous programming kicks in to fulfill its mission to open the door. At one point the employee hits the computer-controlled canine with a hockey, an example of the controller "adjusting behaviour when progress gets off track", according to Boston Dynamics.

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Ferrari launches 2018 F1 auto

The car's livery has less white sections than its predecessors, with Ferrari seemingly veering back towards its traditional red livery, while the SF71H is the first auto not to feature Santander as a sponsor, following the Spanish financial giant's decision during a year ago to pull the plug on their Formula 1 involvement.

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Finland wins 3rd Olympic bronze medal in women's ice hockey

They needed the first shootout in an Olympic women's final to do it, too. In 2014 they created the high performance program to try to change the culture of US curling from simply self-coached teams players put together themselves to teams formed by the HPP, with the addition of funding for coaches, trainers and even sports psychologists.

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Jurassic World 3 confirmed for 2021

Carmichael co-wrote the upcoming Pacific Rim Uprising and most recently rewrote The Black Hole for Disney and director Joseph Kosinski . Contemporary franchise architect Colin Trevorrow , who wrote and directed the first film back in 2015 and acts as a co-writer/executive producer on this year's sequel, will complete his trifecta as co-writer/EP on JW3.

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Indian surgeons remove 'heaviest' brain tumour

The tumour weighed a staggering 1.9kg (4.1lbs) and had left Santlal Pal, 31, blind. "Now it's a matter of recovery". Pal, a shopkeeper from the northern state of Uttar Pradesh, had been living with the tumor for three years. Trimurti Nadkarni, Head of Neurosurgery, Nair Hospital , located in Central Mumbai . According to doctors, the pressure that the enormous mass put on Pal's brain caused him to lose his eyesight.

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Florida's House of Representatives Just Declared Pornography a Health Risk

A Daily Wire report picked up on the Florida House's approval of the resolution and listed examples of porn's prevalence and its damaging effects, including studies linking porn with sex crimes and negative effects on the brain. A student from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School is overcome with emotion seeing the Florida House refuse to let the bill out of committee. Spano , who may not be the brightest bulb, says there is "research" that shows a "connection between pornography ...

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Anti-depressants: Major study finds they work

The study also evaluated acceptability of antidepressants by analyzing the proportion of people who stopped participating before eight weeks. Through examining trials involving almost 120,000 people, including patients taking 21 commonly prescribed antidepressants , the research found all the drugs were more effective than a placebo.

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Dana Air Overshoots Port Harcourt Runway

The Accident Investigation Bureau, AIB, according to its spokesman, Mr Tunji Oketumbi, has also dispatched some of its men to Port Harcourt for the investigation. "No casualty was recorded and all passengers and crew disembarked safely". Sirika said: "Government will not abdicate its commitment to the safety and security of lives and property in the Nigerian airspace".

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Michigan roads flood as rivers rise to record levels

The weather service issued winter weather advisories for parts of Oklahoma, Kansas, North Dakota, Missouri, Iowa, Minnesota and Wisconsin. A hazardous weather outlook was issued for central IN a little after 4 a.m. The weather has already been blamed for hundreds of vehicle crashes and several fatalities, including the deaths of four people in a crash along a slippery interstate in Nebraska.

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Bangladesh provide Myanmar list of Rohingyas refugees before repatriation

Dil Mohammad said the refugees would not go back to their homeland until their demands are met. The government says they are Bengali migrants from Bangladesh living illegally in the Buddhist-majority country. Kalam said their return must be voluntary under the terms of a November agreement. Myanmar's security forces have been accused of atrocities against the Muslim minority in northern Rakhine, including killing, rape and arson.

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Lawmaker aide fired for claim massacre survivors were actors

He noted that Kelly had been placed on leave while his office determined the appropriate course of action. After being contacted about the slur, Senator Harrison said: 'If my aide disparaged a student from Parkland who is grieving than I will deal most strongly with my aide.

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Kohli sets new mark in Tests, ODIs

The run-feast saw his ODI ranking climb to 909 points , making him the 12 player in history to reach the 900-point mark. The highest in the table is West Indian great Viv Richards, who has 935 points to his name. India opener Shikhar Dhawan , who aggregated 323 runs in the South Africa series, is another notable gainer in the latest rankings. Leg-spinner Chahal has moved up eight slots to 21st position with 16 wickets in the South Africa series while Chinaman bowler Yadav's 17 ...

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Top trending YouTube video promotes Florida shooting conspiracy theory

The video of the interview went viral, as did David's interview after the massacre was over. When they relocated to Florida when he was a high school freshman, he reportedly picked Stoneman because of the school's TV production classes.

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Strong link confirmed between drinking and dementia

As a result of the strong association, the authors suggest that screening, brief interventions for heavy drinking and treatment for alcohol use disorders should be implemented to reduce the alcohol-attributable burden of dementia. For early-onset dementia, there was a significant gender split. The authors also noted that only the most severe cases of alcohol use disorder - ones involving hospitalization - were included in the study.

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Yobe Boko Haram Attack - No Deaths Recorded, Three Men Kidnapped

Some residents of the town told reporters on Tuesday morning that the terrorists did not hurt anyone but shot into the air to scare people off before making away with foodstuff and petrol. That kidnapping drew the world's attention to the jihadist insurgency in northeast Nigeria. Jail terms ranged from three to 60 years, said the ministry.

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Hadiya tells Supreme Court

Hadiya has also asserted in her affidavit that despite Supreme Court orders freeing her from her parents' custody, she continues to be under police surveillance. "Love jihad" is a controversial term coined by fringe Hindutva outfits to harass interfaith couples by claiming that these are forced marriages between Muslim men and Hindu women.

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Moderate Alcohol May Be Vital For Living Past 90, Researchers Say

For some people, "living past the age of 90 and maintaining a healthier overall wellbeing in old age could be related to their genetic makeup", says The Indepedent. The participants in The 90+ Study were visited every six months by the researchers involved in the project. Researchers obtained information about diet, activities, medical history, medications and numerous other factors.

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Are Liam Payne And Cheryl Tweedy On The Verge Of A Break-Up?

Still, fans are growing concerned that they haven't posted a shot of themselves together since last August, and they haven't been seen in public together since October. This relationship is hanging by a thread. Over the past year, Liam has been travelling to promote his debut solo album, and has more recently been spending time in the United States promoting his single which features in the new Fifty Shades movie.

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Is a low-carb or low-fat diet more effective?

A total of 37.5% of participants in the HLC diet had the low-fat genotype, while 31.9% had the low-carb genotype. In fact, it's an idea that's taken off in recent years, with companies promoting "DNA diets" that will help you shed pounds. Gardner said in a press release . Before they embarked on the study, each participant had part of their genome sequenced and their baseline insulin outputs measured.

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Kratom linked to Salmonella outbreak; CDC posts warning

Three people have been sickened in California, where the kratom is legal (except in San Diego, which passed a city ordinance against the substance). The federal agency had received confirmation of 28 people across 20 states with infections from Salmonella I 4, [5], 12:b:- as of February 16, according to the outbreak notice posted today.

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Spielberg, Katzenberg pledge $500k each to gun control march

Actor George Clooney has announced he and his wife Amal will donate half a million dollars (£357,000) to students organising protests against gun violence in the USA, saying "our children's lives depend on it". "Our children's lives depend on it". The March for Our Lives is organised by Stoneman Douglas students Cameron Kasky , Emma Gonzalez , David Hogg, Alex Wind, and Jaclyn Corin, in partnership with Everytown for Gun Safety.

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CBI continues raids in Rotomac case

Kothari's lawyer Sharad Birla has said that the Rotomac owner has done no wrong or fraud and that the case was merely of a bank loan repayment. Reports further stated that Kothari had taken a loan of Rs 485 crore from Mumbai-based Union Bank of India and a loan of Rs 352 crore from Kolkata-based Allahabad Bank, the PTI report said, adding that Kothari had reportedly not paid back either the interest or the loan a full year after being lent the money.

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FBI admits failure to act on school gunman

Speaking on USA television networks on Sunday morning, student survivors from Marjory Stoneman Douglas announced their March for Our Lives campaign. media reports. Cruz is said to have dozens of run-ins with the law dating back to 2010, but nothing on his record that would have prevented him from legally getting a gun.

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Bad heart? Don't forget your flu shot

Doctors say the flu can cause inflammation, an increased risk of clotting in the blood and stress. The state only tracks and reports flu deaths involving children or pregnant women. Additionally, per the CDC, this year's vaccine offers good protection for children over six months to eight years of age. How well the vaccine fends off the ailment may rely upon which infections are most prevailing in a given year, which is hard to anticipate.

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Clarence Thomas, in Dissent, Asserts Gun Rights Aren't 'Favored' at High Court

The high court declined , without comment, to review a challenge to California's 10-day waiting period for the purchase of firearms. Thomas accused other justices of showing contempt toward constitutional protections for gun owners, and he complained they would likely have heard cases involving potential waiting periods for abortion, racist publications or police stops.

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'Measles in Europe up 400% in 2017'

These countries have experienced a range of challenges in recent years, such as declines in overall routine immunization coverage, consistently low coverage among some marginalized groups, interruptions in vaccine supply or underperforming disease surveillance systems.