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Kevin Love opens up about panic attack during game

Kevin Love opens up about panic attack during game

BC-BKN-Cavaliers-Love's Battle, 1st Ld, 146Cavs' Love discloses bouts with panic attacks, mental healthAP Photo NY176, NY175Eds: Corrects title of essay. "It's hard to describe, but everything was spinning, like my brain was trying to climb out of my head", said Love, a five-time All-Star now sidelined after breaking his left hand last month. Read More

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Opioid Overdoses Skyrocket in Emergency Departments

Opioid Overdoses Skyrocket in Emergency Departments

Emergency rooms across the United States saw a big jump in overdoses from opioids past year - the latest evidence the country's drug crisis is worsening. Almost two thirds of drug overdose deaths in 2016 involved prescription opioids, illicit opioids, or both, an increase of 27.7 percent from 2015. "As medical professionals are becoming more aware of the potential for a patient to have an opioid overdose, the number of suspected cases will increase", she said. Read More

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S. Africa recalls meat products after listeria outbreak

S. Africa recalls meat products after listeria outbreak

It is reported that so far 180 people country-wide have died from listeriosis , which has sparked panic across the country. Keeping them among other products could cause cross contamination. MacDougall did confirm that a low level detection of the virus was found in Tiger Brands' products in February, which then prompted the decision to take "immediate precautionary measures" to reduce spreading of the virus. Read More

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Instant Pot expands cooker recall

Instant Pot expands cooker recall

Since then, the company received 107 reports of the multi-cooker overheating. The batchcode can be found on the rating label on the bottom of the product. Sold Exclusively At: Walmart stores nationwide and online at from August 2017 through January 2018 for about $80. CPSC is committed to protecting consumers and families from products that pose a fire, electrical, chemical or mechanical hazard. Read More

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North Korea providing chemical weapons to Syria, reveals United Nations diplomat

North Korea providing chemical weapons to Syria, reveals United Nations diplomat

The materials were part of some 40 previously unreported shipments between 2012 and 2017. It is suspected that Syria got chemical weapons and missile technologies while North Korea secured funds for its nuclear and missile programs. The Sunday attack killed one little boy and hospitalised 18 other people who first responders said had symptoms consistent with exposure to the poison gas. Read More

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Transgender Wrestler Booed During Final in Texas

Transgender Wrestler Booed During Final in Texas

However, he is legally required to compete as the gender on his birth certificate. The Associated Press reports Beggs, an 18-year-old senior in high school, won the girls Class 6A 110-pound division. After the video appeared online, fans have come to support Beggs via the medium of Twitter. Many parents have been outraged to see their daughters wrestling someone who, effectively, has the strength of a young man. Read More

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Will the Browns benefit from the Marcus Peters trade?

Will the Browns benefit from the Marcus Peters trade?

With the added players in the secondary on their way, the Chiefs may have felt they had enough depth to trade Peters. The trade can not be officially processed until March 14. According to NFL Network's Ian Rapoport, the Chiefs "were pushing to trade for" Rams OLB Robert Quinn in talks around CB Marcus Peters , but Quinn is unlikely to be part of the package. Read More

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Michy Batshuayi hits back at racist fans

Michy Batshuayi hits back at racist fans

The Belgium global, on loan from Chelsea, played the entire 90 minutes as substitute Marcel Schmelzer's 82nd-minute equaliser salvaged a 1-1 draw on the night which sent Dortmund into the last 16 with a 4-3 aggregate victory. "I'll be honest, I didn't hear them". You can count on one hand the countries where instances of racism in European football are still prevelant and Italy is one of them. Read More

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Former Under Armour president accused of sexual misconduct

Former Under Armour president accused of sexual misconduct

Under Armour said Ussery left in an "organizational reshuffle", but the report says Ussery behaved in a sexually inappropriate manner toward a female employee while the two rode in an elevator. Tanking, which has become fashionable for many teams in recent seasons, is a touchy subject for Adam Silver, the NBA's commissioner, who has been working to maintain the league's competitive nature. Read More

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The Deadly Flu Season Has Killed 84 Children In The United States

The Deadly Flu Season Has Killed 84 Children In The United States

The CDC suggests that everyone 6 months and older get vaccinated because the flu season will not be dying down any time soon. Locally, 24 hospitalizations have reported in LeFlore County. Known as the live-attenuated influenza vaccine (LAIV), the nasal spray is preferred by some parents and children as an alternative to getting a shot, but the ACIP had voted against its use in the U.S. Read More

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Louisville vacating 2013 national basketball championship

Louisville vacating 2013 national basketball championship

It must also repay revenue earned from appearances in the 2012 , 2013, 2014 and 2015 basketball tournaments, amounting to about $600,000. The ongoing FBI investigation resulted in the firing of storied head coach Rick Pitino . Following the decision, Pitino was sacked by Louisville, as was athletic director Tom Jurich . But the NCAA's decision on Tuesday - which also comes with a penalty for UL to vacate its 2013 title - officially makes this back stamp out of date. Read More

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Trump says investigation into Russia election interference is Democrats' 'excuse' for losing

Trump says investigation into Russia election interference is Democrats' 'excuse' for losing

After all, it has been more than a year, and there is absolutely no evidence such a thing took place. The motivation of the ex-KGB is not simple dislike of Hillary Clinton . 'I was sent there by the Clinton administration to meddle in their elections, ' he quipped. Sanders said Russian Federation needs to violate certain policies in order for Trump to be able to enforce the new sanctions. Read More

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CSSF suspends payments to ABLV Lux

CSSF suspends payments to ABLV Lux

Neither the police nor the anti-corruption authority have given details of the alleged request by Rimsevics - an European Central Bank rate-setter - for a bribe. We previously have blogged about FinCEN's powers pursuant to Section 311 of the U.S. Patriot Act to designate institution "of primary money laundering concern" and impose a special measurewhich effectively cuts off the bank's access to the U.S. Read More

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Romanian Measles Epidemic Worst in Europe

Romanian Measles Epidemic Worst in Europe

Ukraine, with 4,767 measles cases, was among the three countries most affected by the outbreak, along with Romania and Italy, the World Health Organization said. and Europe refusing to be vaccinated. Britain reported 282 cases in outbreaks across Yorkshire, the... Like many other countries, some politicians in Italy have argued against the policy by referencing widely discredited research that suggests a link between vaccines and autism. Read More

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Mirai Nagasu's Parents Were Tied Up During Her Historic Figure Skating Performance

Mirai Nagasu's Parents Were Tied Up During Her Historic Figure Skating Performance

Canada were the winners of the team event, with the OAR taking home the silver. I can't lie here - most of the time , I watch the figure skating to see the spectacular tumbles and live the awkwardness of defeat. What's even more incredible is that Nagasu, who is from Montebello, California, is the third America woman to have successfully landed on her feet after spinning through air at a competitive event. Read More

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No cost flu shots to be offered while supplies last

No cost flu shots to be offered while supplies last

Kreidler says they are starting to see a new wave of people that have contracted strain B of the flu. A total of 165 people have died as a result of the virus since the flu season began October 1. The Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services reported Friday there were 1,023 new lab-confirmed cases of the flu from February 4-10, up from 660 cases the previous week. Read More

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Tupou's house destroyed in Cyclone Gita

Tupou's house destroyed in Cyclone Gita

There are 176 islands in the Kingdom of Tonga, with only 40 inhabited, and officials fear the damage could be even worse in the more isolated islands, where information is slow to come out. The winds which peaked at 230km/h flattened parts of Parliament House and levelled dozens of homes, churches and powerlines. Fiji Red Cross prepare for Tropical Cylone Gita . Read More

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Deadly Flu Season Expected To Ramp Up

Deadly Flu Season Expected To Ramp Up

In past seasons such as this, she said , an estimated 34 million Americans got the flu . This year's unsafe flu season shows no sign of waning, and "may be on track to break some recent records". Dr. Mark Loeb, an infectious disease expert with the department of medicine at McMaster University, told CBC's The Morning Edition components of influenza A an B are in every flu vaccine. Read More

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Does Drinking Hot Tea Increase Esophageal Cancer Risk?

Does Drinking Hot Tea Increase Esophageal Cancer Risk?

According to a new study in Annals of Internal Medicine , slurping scalding tea can increase your chances of esophageal cancer , especially when combined with being a regular smoker and alcohol drinker. It is often caused by repeated injury to the esophagus because of smoke, alcohol, acid reflux, and possibly hot liquids as suggested by the new study. Read More

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21 contract HIV after quack reuses syringe

21 contract HIV after quack reuses syringe

Villagers in the area said they rarely saw the fake doctor change his needles, which is likely what prompted the spread of HIV. Most are untrained, and some of the cures they offer can be risky, but in India, where the health care system is tremendously challenged, many poor people often feel they have no choice but to pay a few rupees for their services and hope for the best. Read More

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Classy Blitzboks hammer Aussies to reach Hamilton Sevens final

Classy Blitzboks hammer Aussies to reach Hamilton Sevens final

After finishing second in their pool on day one, England faced hosts New Zealand and were narrowly beaten 12-19 and were then edged out by Samoa as they lost 17-22 to the side that would end up being placed fifth. Kenya conceded four tries in the opening six minutes with Dan Sikuta and Augustine Lugonzo scoring their only two tries in the second half. Shujaa will be expected back in the country on Tuesday. Read More

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Riyad Mahrez's Whereabouts Still Unknown Following Absence From Leicester's Matchday Squad

Riyad Mahrez's Whereabouts Still Unknown Following Absence From Leicester's Matchday Squad

The hosts led through Jamie Vardy's goal but after Federico Fernandez headed Swansea level early in the second half, Leicester lacked the guile and craft so often provided by Mahrez to respond and had to settle for a point. The bid was some $40 million short of Leicester's valuation for a player who has been a constant in the side for 18 months. "I can understand disappointment, and it was a good opportunity for him". Read More

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China opposes new United States nuclear strategy

China opposes new United States nuclear strategy

The sweeping US nuclear strategy review issued Friday said Washington wants to prevent Beijing from mistakenly concluding that any use of nuclear weapons, however limited, is acceptable. The Pentagon said last week that the planned tactical warhead for some ballistic missiles and the reintroduction of a nuclear-tipped cruise missile would help to deter a limited nuclear strike. Read More

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Akshay Kumar aims to bust period taboo with #PadManChallenge campaign

Akshay Kumar aims to bust period taboo with #PadManChallenge campaign

She further challenged actresses Bipasha Basu, Huma Qureshi and designer Masaba Mantena. After the Ice Bucket, Mannequin Challenge and India's own "Beet pe Booti" challenge, here comes another video sharing challenge from the B-town. Aamir Khan who is now dawning the "Thugs of Hindustan" look, took to social media and shared a picture completing the " Pad Man " challenge on Friday. Read More

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Twelve-year-old girl in custody after 'accidental' school shooting, police say

Twelve-year-old girl in custody after 'accidental' school shooting, police say

The girl was taken into custody without incident after she and witnesses were interviewed, officials said . Steven Zipperman, chief of the Los Angeles Unified School Police Department, said a weapon had been recovered. "They thought it was a toy gun, but then it shot", KABC reported, quoting Benjamin Urbina. A day earlier, a 16-year-old student was apprehended after wounding a student at a Texas school . Read More

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