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Author: 0 EPA Approves Bacteria-Infected Insects to Kill Mosquitoes

Not only are mosquitoes annoying, but they can transmit a whole host of unsafe viruses. MosquitoMate will have a five-year license to sell in 20 different states and Washington, DC. Image credits: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's Public Health Image Library. Targeting the mosquito population of an entire city would require the weekly production of millions of the special mosquitoes.

Health Care Area Fire Departments Warn of Massive Fire Extinguisher Recall
Author: 0 Area Fire Departments Warn of Massive Fire Extinguisher Recall

After a recent recall of fire extinguishers around the US, a local fire department explains the importance of having and maintaining the safety product in your household. Officials said the nozzle can also come off during activation. Also, there were about 91 reports of property damage linked to the problem. Extinguishers are red, white or silver and sold in the US and Canada through a wide range of retailers.

Health Care These Transgender Women Made Election Night History
Author: 0 These Transgender Women Made Election Night History

Roem's win in Virginia's 13th District marks the first election of an openly transgender person in a state legislature. In an electoral win that has the social justice crowd celebrating, the city of Minneapolis, Minnesota elected its first openly transgender "woman" of color to city council, The Advocate reports.

Health Care Alcohol Linked to Several Types of Cancer — ASCO
Author: 0 Alcohol Linked to Several Types of Cancer — ASCO

The American Society of Clinical Oncologists have released a statement urging drink lovers to watch their alcohol consumption. It's a simple tip that could keep your cancer risk at bay. "I think the take-home message from the statement is that the really high-risk people are very high drinkers - over a prolonged period of time", LoConte said .

Health Care Matthews absent from skate, Leafs recall Gauthier and shuffle lines
Author: 0 Matthews absent from skate, Leafs recall Gauthier and shuffle lines

He was selected first overall by the Maple Leafs in last year's draft and won the Calder Trophy as the NHL's rookie of the year in 2016-17, scoring 40 goals with 29 assists. The Maple Leafs loaned forward Kasperi Kapanen to the Toronto Marlies to make room for Gauthier. "We'll see. I think more of it when you first have something wrong with you, you want to know what it is first".

Health Care USC Shooting: Search For Gunman Continues, Person Injured 'Not Cooperating'
Author: 0 USC Shooting: Search For Gunman Continues, Person Injured 'Not Cooperating'

Officials said the suspect is a black man wearing khaki pants, a grey hoodie and carrying an automatic weapon. "We are not sure where he is and that's why there's a campus lockdown", the officer said. Lt. Kevin Bobo said when deputies got to the apartments on Pinegate Drive at about 12:20 p.m., they found a man with a gunshot wound to his arm. She said the victim is not a student .

Health Care Italy legend Pirlo announces retirement from professional football
Author: 0 Italy legend Pirlo announces retirement from professional football

He was known by fellow Italian teammates as l'architetto (the Architect) and became a household name during his time at AC Milan, where he won two Serie A titles and two Champions Leagues in 10 years at the San Siro. Patrick Vieira's side won 2-0 at Yankee Stadium but lost 4-3 on aggregate to Columbus, bringing their season to an end. The 38-year-old, who enjoyed a trophy-laden career at club and global level, took to social media on Monday to announce hanging up his boots.

Author: 0 World Health Organisation urges farmers to stop using antibiotics in healthy animals

In the USA, the FDA allows for the use of antimicrobial drugs in treating, controlling, and preventing disease in food-producing animals under the professional oversight of licensed veterinarians. However, there is a great risk of antibiotic resistance that can be caused in humans when they consume the meat or dairy products from such animals. It said prolonging the effectiveness of antibiotics for humans and animals is a key objective for everyone and requires a multi-faceted fact-based ...

Author: 0 The Nvidia Titan Xp Collector's Edition gets a Star Wars makeover

No hidden light tricks. Much like the standard Titan Xp, the collector's edition offers 3,840 CUDA cores that run at 1.6GHz, and 12GB of GDDR5X memory running at 11.4Gbps. As such, these cards are best suited for cases with side panels, that allow for mounting them on their side, such as with a riser cable. Pacific ahead of a November 17 launch.

Health Care Tiredness at the wheel compared to drink driving
Author: 0 Tiredness at the wheel compared to drink driving

Sleep rhythms can disrupt normal activity in specific regions of the brain, said researchers from Tel Aviv University, the University of California at Los Angeles and the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Thus, nedospaty the man behind the wheel of a vehicle may simply not notice the pedestrian in front. "The very act of seeing the pedestrian slows down in the driver's over-tired brain", Nir said.

Health Care Obamacare Enrollment Spikes During Early Sign-Up Period
Author: 0 Obamacare Enrollment Spikes During Early Sign-Up Period

About 9 million to 10 million people are now enrolled through the health law's markets. The deadline to enroll for the ACA in 2018 is December 15. Anticipate long wait times during the last week of open enrollment , so start early! The plan is for the website to be down for maintenance for 12 hours during all but one Sunday.

Health Care Motorists may see gas prices rise this week
Author: 0 Motorists may see gas prices rise this week

According to the EIA, prices are expected to continue falling, likely reaching $2.33 per gallon in December. "However, we don't expect this increase to be long-term". New Hampshire's price went up 1.5 cents per gallon to $2.48. In Los Angeles County, the average cost of a gallon of gas is $3.28, while in Orange County it is $3.26.

Health Care Nigeria offers to meet militants after ceasefire cancelled in oil region
Author: 0 Nigeria offers to meet militants after ceasefire cancelled in oil region

Speaking in an interview with TVC News, former member of the Ondo state House of Assembly Tayo Abidakun, urged the government to execute life changing projects in the oil producing communities in the country. Everything has a phase of planning and a phase of execution". We believe that the contentious issues of the region needs to time to be resolved. Okowa made the appeal in a statement issued on Monday in Asaba by his Chief Press Secretary, Charles Aniagwu wherein he noted that Deltans ...

Author: 0 Universal Flu Shot Promising Lifelong Protection Edges Closer

When we're exposed to the proteins that form the outer layer of a killed flu virus , we generate antibodies that are ready to attack flu viruses whenever they reappear. This year, it was a particularly bad flu season in Australia with H3N2 strains being most prevalent. But when Hensley and his colleagues studied the strain that ended up in the USA vaccine, they saw that, mysteriously, the sugar molecule had disappeared.

Author: 0 World Rugby dismiss Laporte's complaints over World Cup evaluation process

I rather think that it's incompetence". Letters protesting the report's outcome have been seen by both France and Ireland to World Rugby, and it is hard to disagree with aspects of Bernard Laporte's full-flow rant in Le Figaro . They're saying there are not enough hotel rooms in St Etienne. "It's nonsense." he continued. On security, we have the same number of points even though there are 52 murders a day in South Africa.

Health Care SC quashes Eng. degrees of some deemed Uni
Author: 0 SC quashes Eng. degrees of some deemed Uni

The court made this distinction upon learning that for the years 2001-05, the Joint Committee of UGC-AICTE and Distance Education Council (DEC) had given approval to conduct the course although it was a totally "flawed" decision. Students will have two attempts to clear the exam following which their degrees will be revived and all benefits that accrue based on these degrees will be restored.

Health Care Brock Osweiler struggles, Broncos routed by Eagles 51-23
Author: 0 Brock Osweiler struggles, Broncos routed by Eagles 51-23

Wentz tossed three touchdowns in the first half as the Eagles rolled to a 31-9 lead against the top-rated defense in the league in total yards. "They are probably the best offense we have seen and that is what happened". Rookie running back Corey Clement also had a strong performance running the football, as he recorded 51 yards and two touchdowns on 12 carries. His longest run on the season while with the Dolphins was 21 yards.

Health Care Indian man drives auto straight onto pitch interrupting Ranji Trophy Match
Author: 0 Indian man drives auto straight onto pitch interrupting Ranji Trophy Match

The match boasted the presence of global stars such as Ishant Sharma , Gautam Gambhir , Rishabh Pant and Suresh Raina , who appeared befuddled over what transpired in front of them. Raghunath Sahoo claimed: "It's deliberately being done". "It is a serious lapse in security". A man drove his auto into the playing area and on to the pitch during a Ranji Trophy 2017-18 game on Friday (November 3), forcing a lengthy interruption to the match, and later claimed he had lost his way.

Health Care KFC Bath Bombs Are Here To Make You Smell Finger Lickin' Good
Author: 0 KFC Bath Bombs Are Here To Make You Smell Finger Lickin' Good

Now that's one product you definitely can't find on the LUSH menu. You're entered to win by retweeting KFC Japan's post by November 15, and the site also reports that there are only 100 drumsticks to go around. The limited number of accounts is shown to be an homage to the restaurant chain's famous "eleven herbs and spices" chicken recipe. The unconventional beauty product joins the ranks of coveted, mostly sold-out KFC merchandise, such as finger lickin' good edible nail polish , ...

Author: 0 New study questions efficacy of heart stents for chest pain relief

The placebo effect is created when a patient is given fake "treatment" like a sugar pill and starts feeling better because of the psychological effect. Other studies have found that stents relieve chest pain but in this one a group of randomly picked patients were made to believe that they underwent a stent procedure when they did not.

Health Care Significance & Celebrations On The Sacred Day of Gurpurab
Author: 0 Significance & Celebrations On The Sacred Day of Gurpurab

He assured Sikhs from all over the world that the government will cooperate in establishment of Guru Nanak University in the city, adding that a committee has been formed under Barjees Tahir as its chairman. People chants prayer and hymn singing throughout the day. In an over one-minute long video message, the prime minister shared his thoughts on the Sikh Guru and urged all to imbibe his teachings.

Health Care White House on lockdown over 'suspicious activity'
Author: 0 White House on lockdown over 'suspicious activity'

A Secret Service spokesperson is not immediately responding to a request for additional information. Officials put the White House - President Donald Trump 's official residence - on lockdown for several minutes, and closed nearby streets to pedestrians.

Health Care This is how your brain changes in space
Author: 0 This is how your brain changes in space

Astronauts having to sleep or be upside down while in space, researchers explained, is also one of the most important data components. This points to the need to do more MRI tests on astronauts in the months and years after a spaceflight, instead of just immediately before and following a mission, says lead investigator Donna Roberts , a medical doctor and associate professor at the Medical University of SC.

Health Care Fire officials say check extinguishers following massive recall
Author: 0 Fire officials say check extinguishers following massive recall

Another known malfunction is the nozzle of certain extinguishers could break or detach, causing it to be thrown with enough force to create an impact. Also included in this recall are the 4.6 million fire extinguishers recalled in 2015 after 11 reports of the devices failing to discharge fully and the 167,000 recalled in 2009 recalled when the pressurized cylinder could lose pressure.

Health Care South Africa recommended to host 2023 Rugby World Cup
Author: 0 South Africa recommended to host 2023 Rugby World Cup

Six days later, they will fly in for their clash with the Americas 2 team at the Oita Stadium in the Oita Prefecture, which is again nearly 1000km away on the island of Kyushuin in Japan's southeast. England, who failed to reach the knockout stages of their own tournament in 2015, play Tonga first in Pool C. In other big pool games at the tournament, Australia play Fiji at 4.45pm on September 21, France play Argentina at 7.15pm on the same day, Ireland play Scotland at 7.45pm a day ...

Health Care Kildare men asked to grow mustaches for Movember
Author: 0 Kildare men asked to grow mustaches for Movember

The director of Mercy Health Foundation Mahoning Valley President, Paul Homick Junior, says men should start getting screened for prostate cancer every year after the age of 40. Most known for its work raising funds and awareness in the fight against cancer, the Movember Foundation expanded its mission in 2012 to offer support for mental health issues and suicide prevention.