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Health Care China to solidify Xi's grip on power at annual congress
Author: 0 China to solidify Xi's grip on power at annual congress

China decried the US strategic posture as "Cold War mentality". "There are a lot of questions on the minds of countries in the region and extending beyond the region of what exactly does this mean. Zhang Yesui, said the constitution was being amended because it was important to adapt to "changing circumstances". "We will be bolder in reform and opening up", said Li in a nationally televised speech to almost 3,000 delegates to the ceremonial legislature in the Great Hall of the People.

Health Care CDC officials say flu season has finally peaked
Author: 0 CDC officials say flu season has finally peaked

According to the data, there were 497 positive lab tests for influenza, a decrease of more than 20 percent week over week. Locally, officials haven't found this flu season to be much different from past flu seasons. "There still is a lot of flu out there", Dr. Alicia Fry, who works in the influenza division at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, said Friday, according to NPR.

Health Care Karnataka Lokayukta judge stabbed in chamber, condition critical
Author: 0 Karnataka Lokayukta judge stabbed in chamber, condition critical

Meanwhile, the BJP Karnataka posted on its official Twitter handle, " Attack on Lokayukta is highly condemnable". The Karnataka Lokayukta was stabbed multiple times on Wednesday and left bleeding profusely by a man, who had gone to his office with a complaint, only to be told that the case was shut.

Health Care Opioid Epidemic Continues To Worsen, Spike In Overdoses Nationwide
Author: 0 Opioid Epidemic Continues To Worsen, Spike In Overdoses Nationwide

They comprised half of all the 8 states in the program to report a significant increase of 25% or more. The exact number was not released. Overdose increases in some states and cities may be due to changes in the volume and type of illicit opioid drugs being sold on the streets, health officials said.

Health Care E-cigarettes: Teens 'should not be using them at all'
Author: 0 E-cigarettes: Teens 'should not be using them at all'

Experiments on teenagers display that those who inhale tobacco-based cigarettes and have an escalated level of these chemicals in their systems, but those who vape e cigarettes have an excessive levels of cancer inducing chemicals than nonsmokers do.

Health Care FDA OKs BRCA Consumer Test
Author: 0 FDA OKs BRCA Consumer Test

As geneticist Eric Topol notes on The Verge , the three variants tested here only make up a small percentage of hundreds of known mutations. The FDA cautions that a negative result from the test doesn't rule out that a person has other BRCA mutations or an increased risk of cancer.

Health Care Amitabh Bachchan Expresses Grief over Shammi Aunty Demise
Author: 0 Amitabh Bachchan Expresses Grief over Shammi Aunty Demise

The film tanked and so did most of Shammi's savings but once again, it was a friend, this time Rajesh Khanna, who helped her get a couple of shows from Doordarshan that saw her get back on her feet. Veteran actress Shammi , remembered for her roles in classic serials like " Dekh Bhai Dekh " and " Shriman Shrimati ", has passed away. Shammi was famous for her supporting roles of aunty, grandma etc.

Health Care Doctors open wrong patient's skull in horrific mix-up
Author: 0 Doctors open wrong patient's skull in horrific mix-up

There was, however, "a horror mix-up of tags" which resulted in the wrong man being wheeled into theatre and his skull opened. At some point during the surgery, the doctors reportedly could not find a blood clot and discovered the error. The patient with the blood clot said he began to have problems after he was hit by a motorbike while crossing a road. The man who was accidentally operated on said he's still suffering from "slight pain" from the post-operative wounds.

Health Care American opioid overdoses up 30 percent in a year
Author: 0 American opioid overdoses up 30 percent in a year

The new CDC report had some limitations, including that the data sources could have underestimated or overestimated opioid overdoses based on differences in how hospitals coded their emergency department visits. All five monitored regions revealed a spike in people with possible opioid overdoses between July 2016 and September 2017, according to data from the CDC's Enhanced State Opioid Overdose Surveillance Program.

Health Care Opioid Overdoses in Children Almost Double in Past Decade
Author: 0 Opioid Overdoses in Children Almost Double in Past Decade

Kane said. The new study found a similar increase in patients requiring intensive treatment, rising from 367 to 643 in the final years.A small fraction of the almost 4.2 million hospitalizations of children during the study involved opioids, but 43 percent of these opioid-related stays required intensive treatment.

Health Care First lady speaks at opioid summit
Author: 0 First lady speaks at opioid summit

Williams said this model has proved effective in Huntington with Cabell County's drug court. Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson said manufacturers are reporting that it is hard to find enough workers who can pass a drug test.

Health Care Wicketkeeper-batsman Dinesh Karthik to lead KKR for 2018 IPL
Author: 0 Wicketkeeper-batsman Dinesh Karthik to lead KKR for 2018 IPL

Karthik, who was picked up by the Knight Riders for INR 7.4 Crore in the auction, was among the favourites to replace Gambhir. "While playing a game, I am one of those guys who don t even speak to the opponents, before the game or in the lead up to the game, these are some of the qualities which I have and these are the ways I show aggression".

Health Care Pari Box Office Collections: Anushka Sharma Starrer Opens Similar To Her Phillauri
Author: 0 Pari Box Office Collections: Anushka Sharma Starrer Opens Similar To Her Phillauri

However it has witnessed a jump in its domestic Box Office Collection on Saturday. According to the reviews, once again Anushka Sharma is brilliant in her performance and her role scares the audience a lot. " Pari " is the third production venture by Anushka Sharma under her production venture Clean slate films, after "NH 10" and 'Phillauri '. Virat and Anushka were spotted at the Mumbai airport, where Virat dropped in to receive Anushka as she returned from her shooting of Sui ...

Health Care South African Listeria Linked to Polony from Enterprise
Author: 0 South African Listeria Linked to Polony from Enterprise

Motsoaledi said retailers must clean their fridges, meat slicers, and either remove the ready-to-eat meat products or place them in plastic bags in separate fridges - ahead of the recall. The National Institute of Communicable Diseases (NICD) confirmed that 948 cases of listeriosis had been confirmed since Jan 1 2017, leading to 180 deaths.

Health Care 2nd Threat Reported At Utah High School In A Week
Author: 0 2nd Threat Reported At Utah High School In A Week

Officers remained in the school and on a perimeter until all of the students were out of the school and had safely left the area, police said. Police took the BB gun and assured there are no other firearms in the house. Classmates tell me the suspect is a freshman boy, and parents tell me they are angry they were notified about the investigation days after it started.

Health Care Nigeria reports record high Lassa fever cases with 317
Author: 0 Nigeria reports record high Lassa fever cases with 317

The NCDC is asking Nigerians to prevent rats from getting to their foodstuff. According to the agency, the most critical aspect of an outbreak response is coordination of all activities. Efforts are now being made to ensure that there is a functional molecular laboratory with the capacity to test for Lassa fever in each of the six geopolitical zones in the country.

Health Care Does my nose look big in this selfie? Yes
Author: 0 Does my nose look big in this selfie? Yes

Apparently, some people are so upset with how huge their beaks look that they actually seek out plastic surgeons for a nose job. The study, led by researchers at Rutgers University , shows for the first time the extraordinary extent to which close up images alters a person's central facial feature .

Health Care Listeria sickens 10 in Australia with link to rockmelon
Author: 0 Listeria sickens 10 in Australia with link to rockmelon

There has been a third death linked to a national outbreak of listeria related to rockmelons. The Victorian cases range in age from 65 to 88, and included three men and two women. The NSW Food Authority continues to investigate what caused the spike in listeria on the rockmelons. The Food Authority is now investigating what went wrong and how long it will be until production resumes to normal.

Health Care Teacher in Custody After Shot Fired at Georgia High School
Author: 0 Teacher in Custody After Shot Fired at Georgia High School

Davidson, 53, is set to make his first court appearance Thursday at 2 pm. That's when Davidson fired and the school was placed on lockdown, authorities said . Chastain's Twitter comments come as the NRA finds itself at the forefront of a national debate about school shootings and the availability of semi-automatic weapons.

Health Care What are the different types of diabetes?
Author: 0 What are the different types of diabetes?

Note that this classification scientists have developed thanks to almost 9 thousands of patients who have the disease identified for the first time. Around a fifth of all participants were classified in cluster 4 . Most of the patients (nearly 40 percent) in the cohort belonged to the cluster 5 .

Health Care Trump Has Reportedly Given AG Jeff Sessions a Brutal Nickname: 'Mr Magoo'
Author: 0 Trump Has Reportedly Given AG Jeff Sessions a Brutal Nickname: 'Mr Magoo'

He added a slap at Michael Horowitz, the inspector general: "Isn't the IG an Obama guy?" On Wednesday night, Sessions had a very public night out with Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein and Solicitor General Noel Francisco. Sessions chose to respond to the President because his latest jab was more "in the weeds" and about process, said a source familiar with Sessions' thinking.

Health Care Purdue women edged at Big Ten Tournament
Author: 0 Purdue women edged at Big Ten Tournament

One more slam by Sanders, this time on a baseline drive that had just a touch of former Knicks star John Starks in it, capped Rutgers biggest basketball victory in decades. MI is 11-0 in its opening Big Ten Tournament games under Beilein. In the first meeting between these teams - on January 3 at Purdue - the Boilermakers won convincingly, 82-51.

Health Care N.Korea denies chemical weapons link
Author: 0 N.Korea denies chemical weapons link

But the North's state-run media hit back by accusing the US of being the first user of chemical weapons and employing biochemical munitions to kill around 50,000 people during the 1950-53 Korean War. Robert Wood, a USA disarmament ambassador to the Conference on Disarmament, said on Wednesday that there has been a history of a relationship between the two countries with regard to missile activity, chemical weapons components.

Health Care Brain surgery performed on wrong patient at Kenyan hospital
Author: 0 Brain surgery performed on wrong patient at Kenyan hospital

One needed head surgery to remove a blood clot in his brain, while the other only required nursing and medicine to heal a trauma swelling in his head, medically known as closed head injury. Medical staff at one of Kenya's biggest hospitals have been suspended after sending the wrong patient in for brain surgery. The Kenya Medical Practitioners and Dentists Board has written to the management of the hospital to submit a report on the incident by close of business on March 5.

Health Care Big 10 post season honors for MSU and U of M
Author: 0 Big 10 post season honors for MSU and U of M

Thursday at Madison Square Garden in New York City. "That was pretty awesome and thank goodness for that first quarter and that good start because we needed all of that to finish this game", Iowa head coach Lisa Bluder said. Robinson also proved to be the savior of the day at the free-throw line, making two on two attempts in the final minute of overtime to seal the win for the Maize and Blue.

Health Care YouTube sued for limiting white, Asian male hires for diversity purposes
Author: 0 YouTube sued for limiting white, Asian male hires for diversity purposes

In the complaint, which was first published by Gizmodo , Lee alleges that she was subject to "lewd comments, pranks and even physical violence" on a daily basis, including having male colleagues spike her drinks with alcohol, shoot Nerf balls at her, send her sexually suggestive messages and, in one case, slap her in the face.

Health Care Miami Superintendent Turns Down Job Leading NYC Schools
Author: 0 Miami Superintendent Turns Down Job Leading NYC Schools

Carvalho called de Blasio one of the most "honorable individuals" and "keen intellects" who was transforming not just New York City, but also its school system. "I am breaking an agreement between adults to honor an agreement and pact I have with the children of Miami ", said Carvalho, who was met with cheers from those in attendance.

Health Care State official say more 8 deaths now linked to the flu
Author: 0 State official say more 8 deaths now linked to the flu

This severe flu season has lent urgency to the search for a one-and-done flu shot, but the central issue now is federal funding. I remember the severity of H1N1 and the fear surrounding it. Around this time in 2017 the Indiana State Department of Health had reported only 103 deaths in Indiana. State officials said Thursday that the flu has claimed 253 people in North Carolina, making it the worst in a decade - with three months left in the season.