• Walgreens partners with Microsoft to develop new healthcare delivery models
Walgreens partners with Microsoft to develop new healthcare delivery models

Following the completion of the sale, the executive vice president now directly owns 81,076 shares in the company, valued at $6,386,356.52. After the giving short look at one day return of BGC Partners it is observed that BGCP reported positive return of 0.66% in last trading session.

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  • Tallaght Hospital treated a man who injected himself with his own semen
Tallaght Hospital treated a man who injected himself with his own semen

The man had initially come to the hospital complaining of a sudden and severe bout of lower back pain. An X-ray showed he also had emphysema and an oedema - a build-up of watery fluid - under the skin. The man was discharged from the hospital after medical staff removed the semen from his arm. The journal reports that this is believed to be the...

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  • CDC: Up to 84000 Americans hospitalized with flu in past three months
CDC: Up to 84000 Americans hospitalized with flu in past three months

The latest report from the CDC finds widespread flu activity in 30 states. The CDC last month signalled https://www.cdc.gov/flu/spotlights/flu-activity-elevated.htm the start of the flu season, saying that 24 states and Guam were reporting widespread cases, with the H1N1 virus being the predominant strain.

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  • Ranveer Singh and Vicky Kaushal's adorable bromance in a new video!
Ranveer Singh and Vicky Kaushal's adorable bromance in a new video!

Due to Sara Ali Khan and Ranveer Singh starrer Simmba still doing well at the ticket counters, Uri is expected to takeover the grip soon. Vicky Kaushal hosted a special screening of his film Uri: The Surgical Strike in Mumbai today.

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  • US flu season poised to be milder than last year's
US flu season poised to be milder than last year's

Six people have died from the flu in Saskatchewan so far, with three of those victims being children less than six years old. "We're seeing between 120 to 150 cases per week over the last few weeks", said medical health officer Dr. The U.S. saw one of the worst flu outbreaks in almost a decade during the 2017-2018 season, with more than 900,000 c...

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  • High fibre diet reduces chronic disease risk
High fibre diet reduces chronic disease risk

Mann said the health benefits of dietary fibre - contained in foods such as whole grains, pulses, vegetables and fruit - come from its chemistry, physical properties, physiology and its effects on metabolism. These studies involved initially healthy participants, so the findings can not be applied to those with existing chronic diseases. Spea...

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  • Women Develops Rare Condition That Leaves Her Unable To Hear Men
Women Develops Rare Condition That Leaves Her Unable To Hear Men

Concerned, she went to the hospital where doctors attempted to diagnose the weird symptoms. When she woke up, she couldn't hear her boyfriend's voice. Anyone who suffers from low-frequency hearing loss, generally, can't hear noises that have a frequency of 2,000 Hz or below. And while for many people reading this, the idea of not hearing men talk...

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  • Mayor Bill de Blasio offering healthcare for all New Yorkers
Mayor Bill de Blasio offering healthcare for all New Yorkers

Some Americans want to see the health initiative replicated nationwide. "But also a reminder the New York City can help lead the nation". All services will be available on a sliding scale and will cover roughly the 600,000 city residents without insurance, roughly half of whom are undocumented immigrants.

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  • US woman comatose for a decade gives birth
US woman comatose for a decade gives birth

A Hacienda spokesperson said the facility was assisting with law enforcement and regulatory agencies on the "unprecedented matter" as well as reviewing its own "processes, protocols, and people ". "None of the staff were aware that she was pregnant until she was pretty much giving birth", an unnamed source told CBS News affiliate KTVK . As a ...

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  • Tim Cook's US$12M bonus for 2018 is his biggest ever
Tim Cook's US$12M bonus for 2018 is his biggest ever

San Francisco- Riding on a robust growth previous year, Apple CEO Tim Cook earned a compensation package of $15.7 million - including $12 million in bonus that means almost $33,000 a day. This strong sales performance Apple posted during the most part of 2018 was also cited as a reason by its compensation committee to justify the $12-million bo...

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  • NY announces US$100 million universal health care plan
NY announces US$100 million universal health care plan

Bill de Blasio at a press conference announcing NYC Care . He told the news conference that he would love to see a single-payer health care system enacted by Congress or by NY state lawmakers, but "our people need health care right now".

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  • Flu cases jump in Lee County
Flu cases jump in Lee County

According to a recent survey by the National Opinion Research Center at the University of Chicago, 43 percent of American adults said they had already received a flu shot . "A lot of it's dependent on how many people are protected, how many people are getting it and how many they're exposing others to". There are two types of TRICARE-authorized ...

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  • NHS 10-year plan launched in bid to save 500000 lives
NHS 10-year plan launched in bid to save 500000 lives

The plan is to prevent around 23,000 premature deaths and 50,000 hospital admissions in the next decade. "To help the NHS make its extra funding go further and alleviate the pressures on the health service, it is essential that the Government plugs the £3.6 billion funding gap facing adult social care by 2025 and reverses the £600 million in r...

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  • Police investigating after woman in 10-year coma gives birth
Police investigating after woman in 10-year coma gives birth

The woman's identity has not been reported , and it's not known if she has a family or a guardian. Bill Timmons's resignation was unanimously accepted by directors, the company said in a statement . She said no one reported that incident exclusively out of fear, and she believes there's been other abuse throughout the years. There is also "...

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  • NYC Mayor Announces Health Care Coverage For All New York City Residents
NYC Mayor Announces Health Care Coverage For All New York City Residents

Mayor Bill de Blasio cited his "socialistic impulse" in describing an ideal world where New York City government has control over all land and building development in his city. "They're still a part of our community, they need health care , their families need health care". It will also guarantee health care access to those ineligible for insu...

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  • Living under social media glare can depress teens, especially girls
Living under social media glare can depress teens, especially girls

Shannon McLaughlin, 18, from Blackburn, explained how social media has harmed her mental health. The data showed that for teens using social media for three to five hours, 26% of girls and 21% of boys had depressive symptom scores higher than those who used social media for only about one to three hours a day.

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  • Dovish Fed Chief Powell Delivers What the Markets Wanted
Dovish Fed Chief Powell Delivers What the Markets Wanted

Powell's willingness to be flexible on interest rates was welcome news to investors, many of whom anxious that Fed chair risked cutting off the current economic expansion by continuing to raise interest rates despite signs the USA economy was cooling off a little.

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  • Heart and blood pressure drugs recalled because of cancer chemical contamination
Heart and blood pressure drugs recalled because of cancer chemical contamination

Alternative treatment options, as advised by an expert, may involve opting for a different manufacturer or switching to another blood pressure drug . It is also used to treat kidney disease in patients with diabetes. "Having a stroke or some sort of cardiovascular event is very serious, and if patients stop taking their blood pressure medication w...

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  • What's the Best Diet for 2019? Experts Weigh In
What's the Best Diet for 2019? Experts Weigh In

Research has shown that people in Mediterranean countries tend to live longer and have lower instances of cancer and cardiovascular disease, compared to other populations around the world. The DASH diet was second - that's Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertension. Eating a diet that's mostly vegetarian while also allowing for an occasional burge...

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  • Forget keto - the Mediterranean diet was just named the best for 2019
Forget keto - the Mediterranean diet was just named the best for 2019

The Mediterranean diet has also been associated with a reduced risk of cancer and Parkinson's and Alzheimer's diseases . In the latest rankings, the Mediterranean diet also took the titles of best diet for healthy eating, diabetes and heart health, the easiest diet to follow and the best plant-based diet.

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