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Calculating the carbon footprint of the world's tourism industry

The findings suggest a natural tension between efforts to slow global warming and spending that drives many local and even national economies. Luxury travel is also more likely to become a factor as wealth increases and it also becomes more affordable.

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Mental Health Week launched in North Battleford

They are given 24 hour care and counselling during a short-term stay. May is Mental Health Awareness Month to recognize and spread the word that mental health is something that affects everyone. Other events include a workshop on cooking for better mental health on a budget and a talk about online mental health. "It's very important to all of us to help end the stigma around mental illness and we are so pleased to have had the opportunity to support CMHA Niagara Safe Beds and their efforts ...

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Buhari Jets Out To London Tuesday On Medical Leave

Shehu said the trip is expected to last four days. "It is absolutely impossible to oppose the incumbent especially a towering figure like President Muhammadu Buhari and hope to defeat him". The trip to the United Kingdom is to enable him see his doctors, who asked him to show up for medical examination. Upon arrival in Abuja, he confirmed that he was seriously ill and had never felt so ill in his life.

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CSF Leak (Spinal Fluid Leak) Symptoms & Treatment

The sneezing, coughing and constant nose tickle began shortly after she got into a auto accident in 2013. It was only recently that she went to an ear, nose, and throat specialist at Nebraska Medicine in Omaha where it was confirmed that what she thought to be a runny nose from allergies was actually a CSF leak.

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Walmart to restrict opioid dispensing at its pharmacies

In addition to the seven-day limited, Walmart said it will limit doses to a maximum of the equivalent of 50 milligrams of morphine per day. "I applaud Walmart's decision to proactively implement policies that will change the way they prescribe opioids and improve their prescription verification system", Manchin said.

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Happy Trails, Jason Witten: Cowboys Tight End Retires after 15 Seasons

He caught 1,152 passes for more than 12,000 yards, both Cowboys records. The Cowboys current crop of tight ends has very little experience, but there's one player in particular Cowboys fans are hoping is the answer: Rico Gathers. "In those moments, those other things didn't exist", said Witten, set to call the Cowboys' home game against Tennessee on November 5. "I don't know.

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Minnesota Oncology to host free community skin cancer screenings

If you are going to be in the sun, wear hats, sunglasses and sun protective clothing. "Clothes provide more protection than sunscreen", she noted. "Tanning is a sign of damage to the skin". "This is something that can be done for prevention", she said. It is estimated that one in five Americans will develop skin cancer in their lifetime, and one person dies from melanoma, the deadliest form of skin cancer, every hour.

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California's economy is now world's 5th largest, surpassing United Kingdom

Despite the USA having 50 states, California contributes 1/7th of the entire United States' GDP, or 14.2%. Now, it's only surpassed by the U.S., China, Japan and Germany. The manufacturing sector grew by $10 billion, while agriculture had little impact on the GDP growth. By contrast, the United Kingdom has a smaller GDP even though it has 25 million more residents than the US state.

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Study links gray hair with immune system activity, viral infection

Scientists looked at the MITF protein, which helps melanocytes function. The hair color of a person is associated with the melanocyte stem cells. A new study sheds light on how our immune system's response to stress and illness affects the pigmentation of our hair.

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Measles exposure warning issued for four Upstate NY counties

The Department also says anyone who has had two doses of the measles vaccine are considered immune, but if you experience a fever, runny nose, cough, or rash, you should seek medical attention. Symptoms usually appear 10 to 12 days after exposure but may appear as early as 7 days and as late as 21 days after exposure. You were born after 1957 and have only received one dose of MMR vaccine.

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HAPPENING NOW: Heavy rains disrupt Ekiti APC primary

The aggrieved agents of one of the aspirants grabbed three of the ballot boxes and smashed them. Trouble started at about 5.30pm when some agents raised observations about how the process was being allegedly compromised, accusing the men of the Department of State Services (DSS) of dictating to delegates who they should vote for.

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Xiaomi Redmi S2 likely to launch in China on May 10

Xiaomi is on a roll with series of smartphone launches scheduled for this year. At the bottom edge, there is a speaker grill along with the headphone jack. It comes in 32GB/64GB in-built storage which can be expanded upto 64GB using MicroSD card. The Redmi S2 is expected to be powered by the same chipset that powers Redmi Note 5.

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Breast cancer fiasco hotline overwhelmed

Breast cancer screening is now offered to women aged 50 to 70 in England. The Public Health Agency in Northern Ireland said: "We have taken this opportunity to review the systems and processes, through which women are invited for screening in Northern Ireland, to ensure that they are in line with our policy here".

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Aguilera blasts The Voice for not being "about music"

After spending 6 seasons as a coach on The Voice Christina Aguilera is declaring her independence from the franchise and telling all. I would find myself on that show desperately trying to express myself through clothing or makeup or hair.

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Baahubali 2 China day 1 box-office: SS Rajamouli's film beats Dangal

However, despite being one of the highest grossing films in Indian till date, the opening day collections of Baahubali 2 - The Conclusion at the China box office do not manage to surpass certain other releases. The SS Rajamouli's magnum opus requires about Rs 130 crore to beat the record from the Aamir Khan-starrer. SS Rajamouli directed the movie and Prabhas , Rana Daggubati , Anushka played the lead roles.

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Ohio Valley Immue From Tick-Borne Disease

If left untreated, infection can spread to joints, the heart and the nervous system, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Widespread and hard to control, diseases from mosquito, tick, and flea bites are major causes of sickness and death worldwide. "It takes several hours if up to two days for a disease to transmit during a tick bite, so don't panic and call us for any advice".

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Woman's diet can have a fruitful effect on the chances of pregnancy

The study of six thousand women showed those who ate fast food at least four times a week took almost a month longer to get pregnant . Moreover, researchers found that when women who are of childbearing age consume a regular diet of fast food, their chances of infertility doubled.

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Porterfield to lead Ireland in maiden Test

Rankin, of course, has Test experience, having featured for England during the 2013-14 Ashes tour in Australia, while Joyce was also a member of a touring Ashes squad in 2006-07 but did not feature in any of the five tests for England. Pacer Boyd Rankin is the only player in the squad to have played a Test match. Paul Stirling, Ed Joyce and Andrew Balbirnie are among the other batsmen who have been included in the team.

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Penguins even series with Capitals on 3-1 victory

Washington obviously is a talented team, but no group has had much of an answer for the Pittsburgh buzz saw this season, especially during the second half of the year. He put it through Braden Holtby's legs and then had a delayed celebration on account of having to pick himself up from the side of the net following a healthy cross check delivered by defenceman Dmitry Orlov .

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Kiwi Blues: Senior New Zealand Navy Officer Hid Camera in Embassy Bathroom

The camera was discovered when it fell from its hiding spot near a heating duct in July 2017. The Herald first reported that a Kiwi citizen was charged after allegedly trying to make an intimate visual recording of another person at the diplomatic building in the American capital between July 26 and July 28 a year ago.

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Man uses fancy footwork to trip armed suspect

In the video released by Columbus Police, Bill said that he could see the suspect was holding something from his waistband. Bill, who has a walking stick, said he thought the suspect had a lead on the officers and so chose to help them out.

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132-pound ovarian tumor removed from CT woman

He further states that the tumors of this size are actually exceedingly rare, so much so that it could very possibly be in the top 10 or 20 largest tumors removed worldwide. Patient received a clean bill of health and was allowed to return home. The physicians also removed the woman's left ovary removed excess skin that was stretched by the tumor and reconstructed the patient's abdomen.

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American Seniors Have Active Sex Lives, According to a New Poll

Whether or not they are sexually active , two-thirds of older adults say they're interested in sex, and more than half say sex is important to their quality of life. Most older adults do not feel comfortable talking about sexual issues with their doctor, he said - often because they're anxious they will embarrass the doctor.

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Buhari back in Nigeria after unscheduled 2-day stopover in London

Nigeria's Attorney-General and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, told the News Agency of Nigeria in Washington, DC, that he and the Attorney-General of the USA would be meeting last Tuesday to finalise the agreement. A local newspaper said Mr. Buhari was yet to arrive the Nigerian capital as at 10 a.m. on Thursday May 3. "When we are talking about the qualities of leadership, if only integrity and credibility is what you need to be in public office...

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Jones makes 34 saves as Sharks tie series with 4-0 win

Fleury made 30 saves and Vegas failed to convert on all five power-play chances while losing for the second time in eight games this postseason. He robbed Reilly Smith early in the game and delivered big saves throughout. They play again tomorrow night back in Vegas ensuring the second round is going to at least six games. "Head coach Peter DeBoer told reporters after Game 3 that his team has "[chased] the game" in all three games this series, and been unable to establish any real ...

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U.S. and Canada Investigate Norovirus Outbreak from Raw Oysters

Karen Smith said in a statement, "Avoid eating raw and undercooked shellfish, including oysters, to reduce your risk of illness". The department said several people have tested positive for norovirus , a highly contagious infection that causes inflammation of the stomach and/or intestines and results in symptoms including vomiting, diarrhea, nausea, fever and stomach pain.

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Kiprop agent shocked by reported failed drug test

Kenyan track star Asbel Kiprop on Thursday "vehemently denied" doping, suggesting an out-of-competition sample he gave could have been contaminated by two anti-doping agents he suspects might have targeted him for extortion. He admits he was shocked and wonders why protocol was broken with news reaching him through media. He also claimed he was told that if he confessed to taking drugs he would be made an ambassador of athletics' governing body, the IAAF.

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104yr Australian Scientist Set To End Life

Nitschke said Goodall will spend a few days in France before he flies to Switzerland to end his life on May 10. "But I have to do that in order to get the opportunity of suicide which the Australian system does not permit". At the airport, wearing a jumper embroidered with the phrase "Ageing Disgracefully", the 104-year-old told Channel 7 that he'll be "glad" when he gets on the plane.

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One person dies from E. coli outbreak linked to lettuce

The Food and Drug Administration said most people reported eating a salad at a restaurant, and romaine lettuce was the only common ingredient identified among the salads eaten. coli illness outbreak in 2006 that sickened 205 people and five of them died. One death has been reported in California; however, the CDC has not yet provided any additional information about the individual.

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Are Autism Numbers On The Rise?

Bonnie McBride, director of the Oklahoma Autism Center, said. Massey says that in the last couple years the center has welcomed more children. With changes in diet, medication, behavior, or even alternative medicine, a child might have increased chances of being able to walk, talk, or interact in social situations .

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Iowa lawmakers approve the most restrictive USA abortion bill

Wade . "It is clearly unconstitutional and it effectively blocks the right (to) an abortion for most women", she said . It prohibits abortions once a fetal heartbeat is picked up on an ultrasound - usually at around six weeks. "Today we will begin this journey as Iowa becomes ground zero nationally for the life [anti-abortion] movement and the starting line back to the Supreme Court", Bertrand said.

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Iowa passes 'most restrictive' abortion law in US

This would mean that a woman could not receive an abortion as early as six weeks into her pregnancy, when many women don't yet know they're pregnant, instead of the state's current abortion ban that applies starting at 20 weeks of pregnancy.

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Many of America's Youth are Lonely

Nearly half of people said they sometimes or always feel alone or left out, 43% said they sometimes or always feel that their relationships are not meaningful and only 53% said they have meaningful in-person interactions on a daily basis. In general, there's a strong link between physical and mental health. We are social creatures, and even in the midst of our crowded world, we require real, intimate connections with other people to live our best lives.

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(MCD) Position Reduced by Axa

MCD outperformed by 10.07% the S&P500. According to 2017Q4 SEC filling the decrease is 39.93%. Capital Research Global Investors now owns 10,964,104 shares of the fast-food giant's stock valued at $1,264,819,000 after buying an additional 381,293 shares during the last quarter.

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GasBuddy: Oklahoma gas prices on the rise

The national average price of gasoline is now its priciest since July 2015, almost 1,000 days, rising to $2.68 per gallon overnight, from April 30 to May 1, according to GasBuddy , the only smartphone app connecting 70 million drivers with their Perfect Pit Stop.