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Decades of TB progress threatened by drug-resistant bacteria, warn experts

Bangladesh, which is listed among the 30 high TB burden countries, has an annual occurrence of 225 out of every 1,00,000 people and, on average, 45 out of every 1,00,000 die annually because of tuberc...

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State Unemployment Ticks up in February, but More Jobs Added

While the unemployment rate has continued to drop in recent years, Wisconsin has still not hit the 250-thousand jobs Walker promised to create during his 2010 campaign. Trade and transportation saw th...

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New Analyst Ratings On Cymabay Therapeutics Inc. (CBAY)

The company has a Return on Assets (ROA) of -76.10%. Presently, it has a Return on Equity (ROE) of -136.00%. As of writing, Cymabay Therapeutics, Inc.'s RSI stands at 68.34. Taking a glance at past p...

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India urges to intensify research for multi-drug resistant TB

India urges to intensify research for multi-drug resistant TB

Some 2.2 million patients are diagnosed with the disease in India every year, more than in any other country, according to the World Health Organization . "Even when the drugs work‚ TB is hard to cur...

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DA hiked by 2% for Central Govt employees, pensioners

DA hiked by 2% for Central Govt employees, pensioners

The average CPI-IW to be taken into account for raising DA is 4.95% from 1 January to 31 December, 2017. A day after 7th Pay Commission's recommendation was implemented by the Union Government, severa...

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Patients lose sight after stem cell injection in eyes

Patients lose sight after stem cell injection in eyes

The federal database where the Florida clinic listed a study is called ClinicalTrials.gov. Albini said a listing there is no guarantee that a study is legitimate. On the other hand, charging for...

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Supreme Court To Hear Sheriff's Motion Against Makarfi Faction's Appeal May 4

Supreme Court To Hear Sheriff's Motion Against Makarfi Faction's Appeal May 4

The body called on the duo to immediately sheathe their swords, honourably step aside for selfless party members to organise a national convention as a matter of priority. According to the communique ...

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Scientist invents 'perfect' wine bottle that will NEVER spill a drop

Scientist invents 'perfect' wine bottle that will NEVER spill a drop

CHILLING CHALLENGE The Blue Whale "suicide game" has been linked to hundreds of teen deaths - but what is it? But the benefit to the consumer would be immeasurable, and could end up being a valuable ...

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Charges against Canadian arrested in Yahoo hack may be 'politically motivated': lawyer

Charges against Canadian arrested in Yahoo hack may be 'politically motivated': lawyer

Officials identified the agents as Dmitry Dokuchaev and Igor Sushchin, both of whom were part of the successor agency to Russia's KGB. If the United States authority's claims are to be believed, o...

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Nikkei falls over Trump policy concerns

Nikkei falls over Trump policy concerns

Britain's FTSE 100 slid 0.9 percent to 7,309.15. The 225-issue Nikkei Stock Average shed 390.51 points, or 2.01%, to 19,065.37, its lowest since 9 February 2017. Australia's S&P ASX 200 lost 1.6 per...

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Woman stole identity to pay for breast implants, butt lift, lip injection

Woman stole identity to pay for breast implants, butt lift, lip injection

When asked if he's seen a case like this before, Sgt. Gary Gross of the Lakeland Police Department said, "Only on Nip Tuck". She applied for that card through the Watson Clinic, police said. The cost ...

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UCT to host fourth multidrug-resistant TB conference

There is need for massive investments in better and newer diagnostics for TB screening and diagnosis, while ensuring their continued functionality. He said, "There are more GeneXpert machines, bette...

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Really! Yuvraj Singh and Hazel Keech to participate in 'Nach Baliye 8'?

Really! Yuvraj Singh and Hazel Keech to participate in 'Nach Baliye 8'?

If these reports are true, it will be enthralling to see Yuvraj and Hazel performing on stage for the first time and that too for a dance reality show. The show will premiere on April 2 at 8 pm on Sta...

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What Analysts Suggest About Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (NASDAQ:VRTX)?

What Analysts Suggest About Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (NASDAQ:VRTX)?

Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (NASDAQ:VRTX) shares ended last trading session at the price of $91.92 whereas a number of traders indicating mean target price will hit $99.70 over the next twelve...

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IBM and Red Hat Collaborate to Accelerate Hybrid Cloud Adoption with OpenStack

IBM and Red Hat Collaborate to Accelerate Hybrid Cloud Adoption with OpenStack

It will be the first time that IBM has introduced its business AI platform Watson to China, with more Watson-based interactive services expected to follow, according to the company's statement. Unlike...

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FDA Grants Accelerated Approval to First Treatment for Rare Skin Cancer

While most cases are treated with surgery, more than 30 percent eventually see the cancer spread, the FDA said. Fewer than half of patients survive more than one year and less than 20% are still alive...

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Sinopec gets Africa stake with 75% of Chevron

Sinopec gets Africa stake with 75% of Chevron

Chevron said it selected Sinopec as the preferred bidder because it offered better terms and conditions than others, pledged to maintain the South African and Botswana businesses as going concerns and...

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Age reversal drug could be on market in three years

Age reversal drug could be on market in three years

Researchers working with two biotech companies hope to begin testing the treatment on clinical trial patients in six months. Lead scientist Professor David Sinclair, from the University of South Wal...

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American Health Care act must be opposed

American Health Care act must be opposed

The 180-page " Shared Values: Massachusetts Perspectives on Health Reform " report, which lawmakers released ahead of an expected vote on the GOP-backed "American Health Care Act", touts the ACA's imp...

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Gastar Exploration Inc. (NYSEMKT:GST) shows weekly volitility of 10.13%

Gastar Exploration Inc. (NYSEMKT:GST) shows weekly volitility of 10.13%

They now have a United States dollars 1.75 price target on the stock. They now have a Dollars 4 price target on the stock. Gastar Exploration Inc (NYSEMKT:GST) posted its quarterly earnings data o...

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Illinois Supreme Court leaves hospital property tax exemptions in place

Illinois Supreme Court leaves hospital property tax exemptions in place

The Supreme Court didn't weigh in on the constitutionality of the property tax exemption law. The 2012 law allows nonprofit hospitals to avoid property taxes if the value of their charitable service...

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MF Global and PwC settle malpractice lawsuit

MF Global and PwC settle malpractice lawsuit

Terms of the settlement weren't disclosed. Corzine, who had previously served as the CEO of Goldman Sachs, stood by the heavy investments in European sovereign debt through "repurchase-to-maturity" ...

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Australian GP: 'I feel more relaxed with every year,' says Max Verstappen

Australian GP: 'I feel more relaxed with every year,' says Max Verstappen

Ricciardo produced the fastest lap in the 2016 Australian GP and predicts his new Red Bull vehicle is 40 kph (25 mph) faster through corners. "I expect Ferrari and Mercedes to be quick and I hope we...

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Bats in 6 Minn. counties confirmed to have white-nose syndrome

Bats in 6 Minn. counties confirmed to have white-nose syndrome

The disease is also suspected in Lake, Pine, Ramsey and Hennepin counties. DNR biologists think the sharp decline there may reflect how long the disease has been present. Both before and after tours, ...

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USA ordered social media checks for some Visa applicants

USA ordered social media checks for some Visa applicants

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson ordered a "mandatory social media check" on anyone applying for a usa visa who had ever visited a country or territory where the Islamic State group operated, Reute...

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Lack Of Education Is Bad For White Americans

Lack Of Education Is Bad For White Americans

The trend goes against a broad, global improvement in public health through most of the 20th Century. Americans with less education are also faring much worse when compared with adults in other coun...

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Mom Who Beat Cancer Dies One Day After Having Twins

Mom Who Beat Cancer Dies One Day After Having Twins

According to a post on a GoFundMe page by family friend Melinda LeFurge, Snider suffered heart failure and died on March 17. When De La Vega found out she was pregnant, she learned the cancer had re...

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Stack Overflow on the new winners: machine learning specialist developers (MLDev)

Stack Overflow on the new winners: machine learning specialist developers (MLDev)

Stack Overflow also asked developers about which languages they are using, as well as which ones they like and dislike. Developers Feel Underpaid . For the second year in a row, Rust was the most ...

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Rep. Murphy files bill to raise minimum age to purchase tobacco products

Rep. Murphy files bill to raise minimum age to purchase tobacco products

House Bill 435 says anyone who turns 18 this year would not be affected. If approved by the House, and then signed by Gov. Kate Brown, Oregon would become the third USA state to raise the legal smo...

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Stayzilla CEO Vasupal's bail plea dismissed

Stayzilla CEO Vasupal's bail plea dismissed

On the day of his arrest, in a blog post, Vasupal had claimed that his former landlord sent him death threats (presumably for not paying rent) and also elaborated on Stayzilla's dispute with its media...

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