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The government recommends that anyone over the age of six months should get a flu vaccination. This flu season, it's the H3N2 virus strain that's circulating according to DHEC. Some insurance companies will cover the cost, but you should call the health department to inquire. "There are other things that are driving it". New York's historic flu season is continuing to worsen every week, Gov.
  • Euroskeptic lawmaker says UK 'cowed' by EU in Brexit talks

    Euroskeptic lawmaker says UK 'cowed' by EU in Brexit talks

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    Davis told MPs on Wednesday he expected Brussels to resist the United Kingdom holding trade talks with other countries during the period because "there are people within the union who want to restrict any advantage for us". The British people did not vote for that. A first meeting could be held as soon as the latter part of next week, they said. Rumors of a potential leadership challenge from within the Conservatives have hounded May ever since she became prime minister after the 2016 ...
  • Jo'burg Test: India bowled out for 187 on Day 1

    Jo'burg Test: India bowled out for 187 on Day 1

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    Indian team manager Sunil Subramaniam said his team wanted the play to continue on Saturday while South African manager Mohammed Moosajee left the decision to the match referee. As it was England ground out 196 and picked up seven wickets in a nervous reply which leant heavily opener Travis Head's 96 to make it 3-1 with a game to play.
  • 21 new flu deaths in NC; 67 total for the season

    21 new flu deaths in NC; 67 total for the season

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    Jernigan says baby boomers may be suffering more because they are often at the peak of their careers and vaccination rates tend to be lower. Health officials recommend the best protection against the illness is the flu shot. If you DO notice any of those, keep them away from other pets and get them to a vet. Dogs diagnosed with the flu should be kept away from other dogs for at least 21 days.
  • Cuomo OK's Flu Vaccine For Children Ages 2 To 18

    Cuomo OK's Flu Vaccine For Children Ages 2 To 18

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    Johnson County, which shares Texas Health and Human Services Region 2/3 with Tarrant County, has been battling a high rate of the flu for weeks. Children aged 6 months to 5 years, pregnant women, adults over 65, people with chronic medical conditions (such as Diabetes Mellitus) and those with chronic respiratory illnesses (such as Asthma) are especially urged to get the vaccine.
  • 21 more flu deaths in North Carolina

    21 more flu deaths in North Carolina

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    In America a highly contagious canine flu is spreading, and in rare cases it's been deadly. "Region 2/3 is a fairly large region". The Student Health Center informed that more than 20 students have been treated for influenza-like symptoms this semester.
  • Benton-Franklin Health District reports two more flu-related deaths

    Benton-Franklin Health District reports two more flu-related deaths

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    The California Department of Health had counted flu 74 deaths by mid-month, with new totals to be released Friday expected to increase that number. That was the highest weekly number of cases reported since the Department of Health began reporting the data in 2004. Get a flu shot . "You would want to wash your clothing before your dog comes into contact with you".
  • Wyoming Homeless Survey Slated For Friday

    Wyoming Homeless Survey Slated For Friday

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    This weekend the Texarkana Homeless Coalition is hosting its annual Bridge City Project. "Tonight, we've probably served over 100 plates of food ", said Caroline Smith, a volunteer at the shelter. Before the sun was up, teams were out surveying a side of Oklahoma City most never see, and it's a harsh reality. Typically, more people sleep outdoors in the summer.
  • Health department: Flu cases continue to rise in Cayuga County

    Health department: Flu cases continue to rise in Cayuga County

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    The mid-January state statistics showed 44 outbreaks and hospitalizations for flu above expected levels in all 58 California counties. It affects so many people that adult cases and deaths can only be estimated. The flu vaccine is especially important for infants, young children, pregnant women , adults over age 50 and for those with chronic medical conditions.
  • Trump says Palestinians must return to talks to receive aid

    Trump says Palestinians must return to talks to receive aid

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    Trump said: "They disrespected us a week ago by not allowing our great vice-president to see them", adding: "Respect has to be shown to the USA, or we're just not going any further". It said the assembly will continue to promote dialogue between representatives of the Israeli Knesset and the Palestinian National Council - in particular in the framework of the Sub-Committee on the Middle East and the Arab World - making available its own experience.
  • Oklahoma health officials report 74 flu deaths this season

    Oklahoma health officials report 74 flu deaths this season

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    According to the Division of Public Health, a 76-year-old man from Sussex County with several underlying health conditions died over the weekend in New Castle County. "Our data is collected and the state tracks all that and we obviously monitor that throughout the season", he continued. Flu-related deaths have been reported in Travis County, as well as cities like Dallas and San Antonio amid a nationwide flu outbreak.
  • Tide Pods Maker: Don't Blame Us For Kids' 'Poor Judgment'

    Tide Pods Maker: Don't Blame Us For Kids' 'Poor Judgment'

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    Let that sink in - despite warnings that these gooey packets of chemicals can burn their mouths, destroy the gastrointestinal tract, bring about "explosive" diarrhea, as well as cause lungs to fill with fluid, seizures, coma, or death, teens are still snacking on them.
  • Donald Trump seeks 'constitutional option' to end govt shutdown

    Donald Trump seeks 'constitutional option' to end govt shutdown

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    Democratic and Republican leaders agreed to reopen negotiations on Saturday and said they were committed to getting a quick agreement. "The DACA issue has been held hostage to people on the left who want their ideal immigration bill or nothing, and people on the right who want nothing", Paul said on CNN .
  • Doctor: Trump did 'exceedingly well' on cognitive test

    Doctor: Trump did 'exceedingly well' on cognitive test

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    U.S. Navy Rear Adm. Ronny L. Jackson , the physician to the president , released the particulars of President Donald Trump's physical exam in an official report Tuesday. "He actively asked me to include that in it so we did", Jackson said Tuesday while speaking to reporters about the results of the president's physical.
  • Monkey clones mentioned to be a 'stepping stone' to copied people

    Monkey clones mentioned to be a 'stepping stone' to copied people

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    They are called Zhong Zhong and Hua Hua , deriving from the word zhonghua, which basically means "Chinese". The accomplishment recommends it is presently conceivable to make look into populaces of indistinguishable, tweaked monkeys , which Poo and his partners said would diminish the quantity of primates utilized as a part of research center analyses.
  • Kentucky school shooting: teen kills two, wounds 13

    Kentucky school shooting: teen kills two, wounds 13

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    A 15-year-old male student has been taken into custody and will be charged with murder and attempted murder in the shooting. Authorities have charged a 16-year-old boy with two counts of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon. Edwards said that he was stunned by the scene he found at the school, were backpacks lay scattered and mobile phones discarded in the panic were ringing with calls from concerned loved ones.
  • Pro-life activists mark 45 years since Roe v. Wade ruling

    Pro-life activists mark 45 years since Roe v. Wade ruling

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    According to the Guttmacher Institute , fifty-eight per cent of American women of reproductive age now live in states that are either "hostile or extremely hostile" to abortion rights, meaning that they are forced to navigate a tangle of onerous restrictions, such as mandatory waiting periods and ultrasound requirements.
  • Flu season said to be worst in recent years

    Flu season said to be worst in recent years

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    In Massachusetts, at least 1,134 deaths have been attributed to the flu and pneumonia this winter, according to the federal agency. "You should get the shot to protect others", says Zachary. And flu season hasn't even hit its peak yet. The health department will also be giving out free flu shots at the clinic on St. Stephens Avenue in Chatom.
  • White House physician says Trump is in 'excellent health'

    White House physician says Trump is in 'excellent health'

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    Bush and now Donald Trump , says the president's overall health is " excellent ". A weekly recap of the top political stories from The Globe, sent right to your email . He probably only sleeps four or five hours a night . "That tells you there's some calcium", he said. Jackson has cared for three presidents since joining the White House medical unit in 2006.
  • Bundesliga giants confirm that Arsenal have made an inquiry about their star

    Bundesliga giants confirm that Arsenal have made an inquiry about their star

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    Arsene Wenger is a known admirer of Gabon superstar Aubameyang and wants to bring him to the Emirates during the remainder of the January transfer window. The Arsenal manager hopes the Sanchez and Mkhitaryan deals, which follow the sale of Theo Walcott to Everton, will allow his players to focus on their performances rather than being distracted by the transfer sagas.
  • Former Barack Obama Staffers Defend Donald Trump Doctor Ronny Jackson

    Former Barack Obama Staffers Defend Donald Trump Doctor Ronny Jackson

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    Trump will be making some changes to his diet and exercise in an effort to lose weight. "The president does take Ambien a sleep aid. on overseas travel", Dr. Jackson also noted that Trump has abstained from alcohol and tobacco for his entire life, which contributed to his relatively good health. "I get exercise.
  • Could you pass the cognitive test taken by Trump?

    Could you pass the cognitive test taken by Trump?

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    Trump's critics have openly questioned his mental health , and an explosive book on his presidency published earlier this month described aides as having doubts about his fitness for office. White House physician Dr. Ronny Jackson says Trump is 6 foot 3 and weighs 239 pounds. Girthers are demanding that the president step on the scales in public to prove his weight .
  • What Donald Trump's Mental Health Exam Doesn't Tell Us

    What Donald Trump's Mental Health Exam Doesn't Tell Us

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    Sen. Marco Rubio lamented the "hyperbolic" coverage of the Trump administration by many in the mainstream media, specifically pointing to claims - including by Dr. Obama first appointed Jackson to his role in 2013; Trump kept him on upon entering office. That means the percentage of adults age 20 and above who are overweight or obese is 70.7 per cent, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention , said.
  • Cold vs flu symptoms: Are you at risk?

    Cold vs flu symptoms: Are you at risk?

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    In its latest Flu Activity and Surveillance Report from January 6 to 13, CDC noted that influenza activity again increased, and the states experiencing high flu activity increased from 26 to 32, now including NY and Puerto Rico. In adults, these include difficulty breathing or shortness of breath, chest pain, confusion, sudden dizziness and flu symptoms that improve but then return with fever and worse cough.
  • 'Fit For Duty': White House Physician Sees No Concerns About Trump's Health

    'Fit For Duty': White House Physician Sees No Concerns About Trump's Health

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    Obama worked to lower his levels via diet and exercise , while Trump takes a daily medication. Concerns about Trump's mental fitness for the office have spiked after the release of the new book " Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House ", which contends that the president's closest advisers question his mental stability.
  • Motion Presented In Congress For Disrespectful Comments by Trump

    Motion Presented In Congress For Disrespectful Comments by Trump

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    The president has denied using the obscenity, tweeting , "The language used by me at the DACA meeting was tough, but this was not the language used". There were snickers when he said Trump is healthy, but I'm willing to give the benefit of the doubt to Jackson - a Navy admiral and highly-respected physician who was also President Obama's doctor.
  • Turkish troops face fierce battles in Syrian Kurdish enclave

    Turkish troops face fierce battles in Syrian Kurdish enclave

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    Overnight airstrikes were also launched against US-backed Kurdish forces in the area with Turkish politicians telling reporters they meant to clear the area of all those they consider terrorists in a swift operation. "Everyone's efforts need to aim at making progress in the political process", he said. Recent statements by United States military officials about plans to train border security forces that would protect a Kurdish enclave in Syria also provoked Turkey's ire.
  • Trump's first year in office has been a can't-miss drama

    Trump's first year in office has been a can't-miss drama

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    He also reported the 6-foot-3 president weighed in at 108kg - over 1kg heavier than he was in September 2016, the last time Trump revealed his weight to the public. As the White House struggled to put the call in listen-only mode for 22 minutes, to mute the chatter from dozens of reporters on their phones, an unknown voice said to everyone listening: "This White House can't even run a f***ing conference call".
  • New England Patriots Top Jacksonville Jaguars 24-20 in AFC Championship

    New England Patriots Top Jacksonville Jaguars 24-20 in AFC Championship

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    The New England Patriots did it again. The Patriots stumbled out of the gate at home while the Jaguars came out firing. The week started with a little trash talk from the underdog. Jacksonville, a touchdown underdog, came out fighting. The LSU product rushed for more than 1,000 yards and nine touchdowns this season. On the ensuing drive, the Jaguars' defense was able to put pressure on Brady and held the Patriots to a three-and-out.
  • President Trump Speaks at Anti-Abortion March For Life Event

    President Trump Speaks at Anti-Abortion March For Life Event

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    Wade Supreme Court decision, which ended many states' restrictions on abortion . Himself a staunch opponent of abortion , Pence highlighted the administration's efforts to curb access to the procedure, including by rolling back Obama-era rules protecting funding to clinics that offer abortion services, such as Planned Parenthood .
  • Cuomo: NY flu cases spike, 1600 hospitalized in the past week

    Cuomo: NY flu cases spike, 1600 hospitalized in the past week

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    In Florida and throughout the US, flu activity is on the rise. DOH-Brevard is urging residents to get your flu vaccine now if you have not already. "There are many steps that have been taken in the past few years to make our vaccine supply more robust and more effective".
  • Arsenal's bid for Aubameyang rejected

    Arsenal's bid for Aubameyang rejected

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    This is part of being a professional, to be able to admit that in one or two situations one has committed mistakes. Most telling was the fact he wore a Dortmund shirt bearing the name of Ousmane Dembele , his erstwhile teammate who was granted his big move to Barcelona in the summer.
  • The many firsts in Donald Trump's first year

    The many firsts in Donald Trump's first year

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    President Donald Trump , hoping to rebut questions about his mental fitness, requested the White House physician perform a cognitive exam during his physical last week. The president also suggested that the White House kitchen staff could be key to improving his diet. Jackson said a recent incident when Trump appeared to slur his words may have been the result of Sudafed, which Jackson had prescribed a few days earlier and can lead to a dry mouth.
  • U.S. government shutdown would shutter CDC's flu tracking program

    U.S. government shutdown would shutter CDC's flu tracking program

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    The CDC furloughed the employees in charge of its flu-tracking efforts during the last shutdown , which spanned 16 days in October 2013, toward the beginning of that flu season. "If you're sick, stay home and take care of yourself". "Don't try and tough it out". "So if you have no fever for at least a day, you're probably okay to go back to work".
  • Trump asked doctor for cognitive test

    Trump asked doctor for cognitive test

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    Trump took office at age 70, making him the oldest incoming United States president. Jackson is providing a more detailed readout Tuesday following Trump's first physical last Friday at the Walter Reed military hospital. "He is the only doctor that has weighed in on this matter that has actually examined the president", Sanders said. "It was a more hard one of all of them".
  • SWL: Region could still benefit from Amazon HQ2

    SWL: Region could still benefit from Amazon HQ2

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    Amazon says it plans to spend $5 billion to build its second headquarters somewhere in North America with an eventual planned workforce of 50,000. Bids poured in from Canadian cities from coast to coast as both major urban centres like Montreal and Halifax vied with smaller dark-horse competitors such as Sault Ste.
  • BREAKING NEWS: Fernandinho seals extended Manchester City contract

    BREAKING NEWS: Fernandinho seals extended Manchester City contract

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    Manchester City midfielder Fernandinho has signed a two-year contract extension. He is a senior member of the squad and his professionalism and work ethic are second to none. "The players and managers decide what is best for them". He adds some much needed steel to the defense and actually scored the game-winner against Everton in his first appearance.
  • Government shutdown would put CDC flu program on hold

    Government shutdown would put CDC flu program on hold

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    Vajjhala. Similar to many other hospitals, Riverside Medical Center and associated clinics also require employees to be vaccinated or wear a mask. Among the flu related topics that doctors from the State Department of Public Health, New Haven's Health Department and Yale-New Haven Hospital addressed at a Friday press conference was a newly discovered way the flu can be contracted.
  • Flu Widespread Throughout US, 30 Children Dead

    Flu Widespread Throughout US, 30 Children Dead

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    Still, the flu shot can reduce the severity of symptoms for people who get the flu, she said. It is called the "Spanish Flu" or the "Big fever". Between Jan. With over 400 cases of the disease in Lee County this week alone, doctors said the public should take extra precautions this flu season. "We don't know how severe the season is until we're out of it".