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Women being denied 43p breast cancer drug which can save lives

The drugs alter bone tissue, making it harder for cancer cells to survive there, and are already used for patients with advanced prostate cancer. Corri Wilson, MP for Ayr, Carrick and Cumnock, has shown her support for women affected by breast cancer by encouraging constituents to take part in the UK's biggest, brightest and pinkest fundraiser, Wear It Pink, next month.

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ARSENAL, Wenger: "we played at a high pace"

Arsene Wenger was pleased to see Lucas Perez score his first goals for Arsenal , although he feels the Spanish forward is too reliant on his left foot. Granit Xhaka rifled in the opener from distance and Lucas Perez scored a penalty and a fine individual goal. "But overall it is basically a first-team squad", Wenger said on www.

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UN sets sights on antibiotic-resistant superbugs

Image credit: Piotr Marcinski/Shutterstock."There's a recognition now by different people, different sectors and various organizations that we are, in fact, dealing with an enormous challenge beyond a health issue alone". The latter save millions of lives per year. Globally, 4,80,000 people develop multi-drug resistant TB each year, and drug resistance is starting to complicate the fight against HIV and malaria, it says.

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Xarelto Market Research Report Now Available at Research Corridor

The Early Toxicology industry report concludes with the Company Profiles section which includes information on major developments, strategic moves and financials of the key players operating in Early Toxicology market. The global market size of BOPP is provided in terms of volume and revenue. Also, the Swimming Pool Pump Market Sales growth in various regions and R&D status are also covered.

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Mylan CEO infuriates lawmakers at hearing on EpiPen costs

House Committee on Government Oversight & Government Reform who criticized her about the 400-percent price increase on the life-saving product needed by allergy-attack sufferers. She said Mylan should have acted sooner, however, to ease the pain on patients whose high-deductible plans do not pick up the whole cost. However, she acknowledged the company made hundreds of millions of dollars on EpiPen sales in 2015.

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2nd night of violent protests over Charlotte police shooting

City officials originally announced the man was dead but later reversed that statement and said he was on life support. Seven police officers were transported to the hospital and there were multiple instances of violence towards journalists.

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Mark Zuckerberg and Wife Priscilla pledge £2310000000 to end disease

The aim of the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative is to "work together to cure, prevent or manage all disease within our children's lifetime", Chan said during an event in San Francisco Wednesday, USA Today reported. Rockefeller University neuroscientist Dr. Cori Bargmann will lead all the couple's science initiatives and ensure the research, tools and material which comes from Biohub is shared.

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Colorado to Arizona: Don't legalize marijuana

Probably not, " he said. "There are a lot of folks trying to make it seem like the sky is falling in Colorado or that voters regret their decision", said Tvert, "but this is yet another poll showing that they still support it". What is your opinion about the marijuana legalization in Arizona? For instance, the level of criminal activity has grown and so did the rate of teenager drug use and abuse.

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Police, protesters clash in Charlotte; 1 person shot, killed, reports say

Riot police have lined the streets to face off against hundreds of protesters and tear gas has been fired. Keith Scott, who was black, was shot after being mistaken for a wanted man, sparking protests in the city in recent days. Gov. Pat McCrory said he has been in touch with the mayor and other city officials as they tried to restore calm. She said she has "more questions than answers" but urged for peaceful protests.

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Campaign manager: Clinton preparing to fact-check Trump during debate

Advisers say Clinton looks forward to the high stakes show down based on their sense of how she did during the primary season calling it, "a moment where people saw her unfiltered in long stretches of time and talking about issues and mostly issues people care about".

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China offers $100 million in aid for refugees

The two leaders agreed to continue efforts to narrow differences and expand practical cooperation on regional and global challenges in order to maintain sound development in the bilateral relationship. He also said China would soon allow imports of beef on the bone from the USA, now that Chinese quarantine procedures had been completed. China is capable of maintaining this medium-to-high growth rate, thanks to its ongoing efforts to restructure and upgrade its economy and the emergence ...

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2 asphyxiated kids among 4 dead in Detroit area

Police in the city of Dearborn Heights responded to the family around 1am Wednesday and took a suspect into custody. The unidentified suspect is the stepfather of the children and father of the teens, police said, adding the situation late Tuesday began with a domestic violence incident.

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Poll says Colin Kaepernick is most disliked player in NFL

Colin Kaepernick #7 and Eric Reid #35 of the San Francisco 49ers kneel in protest during the national anthem prior to playing the Los Angeles Rams in their NFL game at Levi's Stadium on September 12, 2016 in Santa Clara, California. The Colin Kaepernick death threats are coming on the heels of yet another police killing of a black man, Terence Crutcher in Tulsa, Oklahoma, which according to a CNN news report, the Justice Department is now investigating.

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New Flu Vaccine Policy for EMMC Healthcare Personnel

And for moms who have kids with allergies, there is some surprising news when it comes to flu shots. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention , the flu is a contagious respiratory illness caused by influenza viruses that infect the nose, throat and lungs.

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Flu vaccine protects you and loved ones

Scott Lindquist, state communicable disease epidemiologist for the Washington State Department of Health. Getting a flu shot is a safe way to prevent possible flu-related complications. FluMist nasal spray is not being recommended for use during the 2016-17 flu season because of concerns about its effectiveness, according to the The Center for Disease Control and Prevention .

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Climate deal tops required 55 ratifications

Even if the bloc isn't in the forefront of ratifying countries, it's unlikely to suffer. And many more are quickly moving to take that final step and formally join this year. Now that the accord will be enforced before January's presidential inauguration, it will take four years for the USA to withdraw. They continued, "The consequences of opting out of the global community would be severe and long-lasting - for our planet's climate and for the worldwide credibility of the United States".

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New Hampshire poll: Clinton leads Trump by 9 points

Trump holds the lead over Clinton among independent voters in North Carolina, 41 to 24 percent. It comwes amid a series of other polls that have shown Trump variously deadlocked or witin a few points of Clinton. Johnson's at 10 percent and Stein's at 1 percent. Johnson garners 6 percent in that matchup. Libertarian Party nominee Gary Johnson has 10% support, according to Monmouth.

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Kellogg's Eggo Nutri-Grain Whole Wheat Waffles Recalled

Consumers can identify the recalled Eggo waffles by date codes on the side of the 12.3-ounce, 10-count packages. The recalled waffles also have the UPC number 38000 40370. No illnesses related to the recall have been reported, and the recall is a result of routine tests that "identified the potential for contamination".

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Medical marijuana company knocked out of licensing line sues

The company was seeking a license to grow marijuana in Washington County. However, a panel of regulators abruptly announced it was bumping two companies out of the top 15 and replacing them with two others. "I played a long career in the National Football League, suffered many injuries, and I'm a Maryland resident that looks to use cannabis as therapy", said Monroe, who was released from his $37.5 million contract in June.

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Brad Pitt 'saddened' by Angelina Jolie divorce

Just a day after news of Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt's split sent shockwaves around the globe , Madame Tussauds in London wasted no time in updating its wax figure collection to ensure its continued accuracy. She will be represented by Laura Wasser. Jolie , who lists the date of separation as 15 September (16), has hired top divorce lawyer Laura Wasser to represent her.

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Explosion near train station in New Jersey

Investigators found similarities between the explosives used in both states, according to multiple law enforcement officials, but authorities said they have not concluded the incidents are linked. Investigators looked into it and didn't consider it relevant to the case, said the official who spoke on condition of anonymity to discuss an ongoing investigation.

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Blue Bell recalls chocolate chip cookie dough ice cream over listeria concerns

Blue Bell recalled all of its products and stopped production after 10 customers became ill after eating ice cream. Blue Bell had to pull all of its products off the shelves for almost four months in 2015 after a Listeria outbreak killed three people in the United States.

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New survey says India's Modi continues to be widely popular

Roughly seven-in-ten Indians believe that when today's children grow up they will be better off financially than their parents. Though the PM's rating has taken a dip by six percentage points as compared to a year ago, the survey concludes that "Modi continues to ride a wave of public good feeling about the way things are going in India".

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Trump's eldest son becomes a campaign flashpoint

The small bowl in Kittos's photograph would contain approximately 100 Skittles , three of which Trump Jr, 38, suggests could be killers. Kittos told the BBC that the Trump campaign swiped the image from his Flickr page without his permission and without paying for it - and used it for a political message he doesn't approve of.

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George Clooney Shocked Over News Of Brangelina Split

Right now all Brad Pitt and Angelia Jolie's fans are disheartened as their favourite couple have chose to part ways. It is not known if Jolie and Pitt had a prenuptial agreement. Clooney co-starred with Pitt in the " Ocean's " series. 'I kindly ask the press to give them the space they deserve during this challenging time'.

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Trip to the dentist: Cam feels the pain in loss to Broncos

For one, keeping a close eye on helmet-to-helmet contact and other shots to the head, which they should be doing on every play, but of which there were many unscrutinized instances of on Thursday night. "I will not let up on them", he added. "There are a lot of vets and a lot of great leadership in that group that I can lean on, and I'm just really confident in those guys".

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Paralympics: Curtain drawn on Rio Games, flag handed to Tokyo

It was the athlete's second Paralympics , competing in two events at London 2012. Speaking after the announcement was made, Team GB's Chef de Mission Mark England said: "This will be a very proud moment for all Team GB and ParalympicsGB athletes and rich reward for such fantastic efforts at the recent Games in Rio.

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Don't Blame 'Obesity Gene' for Failure to Lose Weight

The study still doesn't answer exactly how the FTO gene contributes to weight, but researchers suspect it has something to do with appetite and people's ability to feel full. A report published in Time News informed, "There are almost 100 genes now connected to overweight and obesity , and there's no question that genes can play an important role in how you break down calories and store fat".

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Jim Carrey calls lawsuit over ex's death 'heartless'

Burton's suit says Carrey sent a bogus text message to White on September 27, when she was already dead, pretending he had misplaced the drugs and "insinuating White may have taken them from Carrey without his knowledge, when in reality Carrey knew full well that he had voluntarily and illegally provided the fraudulently obtained and prescribed drugs to White days prior", the lawsuit says.

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Stephen King's The Dark Tower Is Heading to TV

Next year, the Dark Tower movie is going to hit theaters-but a year later, it'll have its very own companion TV show hitting the airwaves, featuring at least one of the the film's major stars. The Dark Tower is a unusual property, so it'll be interesting to see how the general audience reacts to the movie and what effect that will have on the TV series.

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Hollywood actress Angelina Jolie filed for divorce from Brad Pitt

Often playing pranks against each other and starring in popular films together such as "Ocean's Eleven" and "Burn After Reading". Jolie has hired top gun Laura Wasser as her lawyer, it is clear she means business, she is not seeking spousal support.

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FDA launches mobile app competition to aid opioid abuse epidemic

The Naloxone App Competition, which is open to the public, will be conducted by the FDA, National Institute on Drug Abuse, and Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration. That same year, more than 47,000 people died of accidental overdose; the number of people who overdosed on prescription drugs quadrupled between 1999 and 2014.

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Zika Cases in Singapore Rise Over The Weekend

Only in December will the risk decrease enough so that Miami alone will have a moderate potential for a significant supply of mosquitoes. Fortunately for park goers, these mosquitoes prefer urban areas. The DOH has also reiterated its efforts to prevent the Zika through the "4S" strategy that requires to search and destroy mosquito breeding places; to take self-protection measures that include the use of insect repellent and mosquito bed nets and use of condom for protection against sexually ...

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Sarepta's (SRPT) Market Cap Nearly Doubled by Conditional FDA Approval

Specifically, this treatment is for DMD patients with a confirmed mutation of the dystrophin gene amenable to exon 51 skipping. Laura McLinn, an IN mother whose 7-year-old son has Duchenne muscular dystrophy , was IN tears Monday when she heard the news of the drugs approval.

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Tropical Storm Lisa strengthening slightly in the Atlantic

Karl is centered about 930 miles (1,497 kilometers) east of the Leeward Islands and is moving west near 15 mph (24 kph). Tropical Storm Lisa is strengthening slightly over the eastern Atlantic, but still poses no threat to land. Bonnie came ashore as a depression covering SC at the end of May. Its maximum sustained winds have decreased to near 40 miles per hour (64 kph). The Central Pacific Hurricane Center predicted the 2016 season would be above average, with four to seven storms.