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This Swedish Startup Is Encouraging Its Employees to Become Cyborgs (and They're Loving It) - Inc.com

Mon, 04/03/2017 - 16:58

Inc.com

This Swedish Startup Is Encouraging Its Employees to Become Cyborgs (and They're Loving It)
Inc.com
Epicenter's employees are injecting microchips on their hands that let them open doors, operate printers, and even buy smoothies with a simple motion. By James Brooks. Associated Press. WRITE A COMMENT. CREDIT: Getty Images. Advertisement.

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Community Workshop On Fighting Mosquitoes, Zika - CBS Miami

Mon, 04/03/2017 - 16:33

CBS Miami

Community Workshop On Fighting Mosquitoes, Zika
CBS Miami
MIAMI (CBSMiami) – With Summer and our traditional 'rainy season' just around the corner, community leaders are working together to figure out the best way in controlling Miami-Dade's mosquito population to stem another outbreak of the Zika virus.

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Delicious Maple Syrup Enlisted in Bitter Fight Against Antibiotic Resistance - Gizmodo

Mon, 04/03/2017 - 15:32

Gizmodo

Delicious Maple Syrup Enlisted in Bitter Fight Against Antibiotic Resistance
Gizmodo
April Fools is over so you can believe me when I say: Scientists are trying to see if maple syrup can be used to help fight antibiotic resistance. Sweet. Advertisement. Around two million Americans each year suffer from bacterial diseases resistant to ...
Maple syrup extract boosts potency of antibioticsDaily Mail
Can Maple Syrup Eliminate Superbugs?Newsmax
Maple syrup extracts can boost potency of antibioticsDaily News & Analysis
Medical News Today -CTV News -I4U News -Local Xpress
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Cyborgs at work: employees getting implanted with microchips - KOMO News

Mon, 04/03/2017 - 14:45

KOMO News

Cyborgs at work: employees getting implanted with microchips
KOMO News
Self-described “body hacker” Jowan Osterlund from Biohax Sweden, holds a small microchip implant, similar to those implanted into workers at the Epicenter digital innovation business centre during a party at the co-working space in central Stockholm, ...
Bosses are already tracking employees with microchip implantsNew York Post
Swedish employees agree to free microchip implants designed for office workABC Online

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The cost of cancer: New drugs show success at a steep price - Fox News

Mon, 04/03/2017 - 13:41

Fox News

The cost of cancer: New drugs show success at a steep price
Fox News
Newer cancer drugs that enlist the body's immune system are improving the odds of survival, but competition between them is not reining in prices that can now top $250,000 a year. The drugs' success for patients is the result of big bets in cancer ...

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Seven reasons we're at more risk than ever of a global pandemic - CNN

Mon, 04/03/2017 - 10:45

CNN

Seven reasons we're at more risk than ever of a global pandemic
CNN
(CNN) It could take just one cough, one kiss, one touch or even one bite to change not only your life, but the lives of everyone around you -- and for months or even years. In most cases, the closer those people are to you, the greater the risk. But it ...

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Babies cry more in UK, Canada and Italy, less in Germany, study finds - Reuters

Mon, 04/03/2017 - 07:46

Reuters

Babies cry more in UK, Canada and Italy, less in Germany, study finds
Reuters
FILE PHOTO - A baby is baptized during a mass baptism ceremony in Tbilisi, January 19, 2011. REUTERS/David Mdzinarishvili/File Photo. LONDON Babies cry more in Britain, Canada, Italy and Netherlands than in other countries, while newborns in ...
British, Canadian babies cry the most in world: studyYahoo News
Babies in Britain, Canada and Italy cry more than elsewhere – studyThe Guardian
Study finds the cry babies are BritishSBS
Telegraph.co.uk -Sky News -ITV News -Business Standard
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One million Welsh adults 'physically inactive' - BBC News

Mon, 04/03/2017 - 05:17

Telegraph.co.uk

One million Welsh adults 'physically inactive'
BBC News
More than one million adults in Wales are physically inactive, according to a British Heart Foundation report. It also showed women in Wales were 40% more likely to be classified physically inactive than men. The charity said lack of exercise ...
20 million lazy Britons at risk of fatal heart disease according to new reportTelegraph.co.uk
Over 20 Million People in UK are 'Physically Inactive': British Heart FoundationNDTV
One in three 'inactive' Brits face heart riskSky News
Daily News & Analysis -Sunderland Echo -ITV News -City A.M.
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How my daughter died from a simple case of flu - CNN

Mon, 04/03/2017 - 03:37

CNN

How my daughter died from a simple case of flu
CNN
Gwen and Terry Zwanziger's 17-year-old daughter Shannon died unexpectedly in 2014 after losing a battle with influenza. Their story is included in CNN Films' "Unseen Enemy," premiering Friday, April 7 at 9 p.m. ET/PT on CNN. Owatonna, Minnesota (CNN) ...

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E-cigarette battery explosions on the rise - Detroit Free Press

Mon, 04/03/2017 - 03:01

Detroit Free Press

E-cigarette battery explosions on the rise
Detroit Free Press
Popularity isn't the only thing that's exploding in the electronic cigarette market. The lithium-ion batteries that power e-cigarettes, also known as vaping pens, can explode with enough force to knock out teeth and crack vertebrae. The flames that ...
New battery technologies still years awayNikkei Asian Review

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Chili kits recalled due to possible Salmonella - WCPO

Sun, 04/02/2017 - 23:28

WCPO

Chili kits recalled due to possible Salmonella
WCPO
Copyright 2017 Scripps Media, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. Copyright 2017 Scripps Media, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or ...
Conagra Brands Recalls Hunt's Chili Kits Due To Potential Presence Of Salmonella In Spice PacketUS Recall News (press release)
Tesla reports record deliveries of vehicles in 1st quarterWHIO
Conagra recalls Hunt's chili kits; may contain salmonellaKUTV 2News
Chicago Business Journal
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A 'sci-fi' cancer therapy fights brain tumors, study finds - KRQE News 13

Sun, 04/02/2017 - 20:22

KRQE News 13

A 'sci-fi' cancer therapy fights brain tumors, study finds
KRQE News 13
In this March 29, 2017 photo, Joyce Endresen wears an Optune therapy device for brain cancer, as she speaks on a phone at work in Aurora, Ill. She was diagnosed in December 2014 with Glioblastoma. She had two surgeries to remove the tumor as well as ...

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A 'Demonic' iPhone Charger Almost Electrocuted A Man To Death While He Slept - Elite Daily

Sun, 04/02/2017 - 19:43

Elite Daily

A 'Demonic' iPhone Charger Almost Electrocuted A Man To Death While He Slept
Elite Daily
If you keep your iPhone plugged in underneath your pillow or have your phone close to you while you sleep, you could be setting yourself up for a world of excruciating pain or even death. That's exactly what one man experienced when he was woken up by ...
A man fell asleep with his iPhone charging in bed. It nearly electrocuted him.Washington Post
Man Reportedly Electrocuted After Falling Asleep With His iPhone ChargingComplex
Beware! Man suffered third-degree burns with his iPhone charging in bedThe Siasat Daily
Tech Times -TIME -AL.com -Local 10
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Medical marijuana bill scheduled for second reading in House Monday - West Virginia MetroNews

Sun, 04/02/2017 - 19:02

West Virginia MetroNews

Medical marijuana bill scheduled for second reading in House Monday
West Virginia MetroNews
CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Members of the state House of Delegates are scheduled to take up the bill that would legalize medical marijuana in West Virginia during Monday's floor session. On Friday, the House approved a request from House Judiciary ...
Landlords fear property values will go up in smoke with marijuana legalizationCBC.ca
Medical marijuana uncertaintyBluefield Daily Telegraph
Pa. asks for doctor's input on medical marijuana regulationsNewsworks.org
InSerbia News -Newsline -TopYaps -Baxter Bulletin
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New Jersey bills call for $1K tax credit to organ donors - Miami Herald

Sun, 04/02/2017 - 16:23

Charlotte Observer

New Jersey bills call for $1K tax credit to organ donors
Miami Herald
A New Jersey lawmaker wants to offer tax credits to organ donors, but his no-strings approach is meeting opposition from groups who believe the practice runs afoul of federal law. While the National Organ Transplant Act makes it illegal for hospitals ...
A 'Catch-22' of medical marijuana and organ transplantswtvr.com
Marijuana use and transplants - Does this mean disqualification?Digital Journal
He received a life-saving kidney from his wife. Now, they're transplant evangelistsCharlotte Observer
WJXT Jacksonville -WPXI Pittsburgh -Donegal Democrat -Irish Times
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Marine City 'Lights It Up Blue' for autism awareness - New Baltimore Voice Newspapers

Sun, 04/02/2017 - 15:09

New Baltimore Voice Newspapers

Marine City 'Lights It Up Blue' for autism awareness
New Baltimore Voice Newspapers
Image courtesy of AUTISM SPEAKS/FACEBOOKLocal businesses will “Light It Up Blue” to show support for autism awareness. Marine City 'Lights It Up Blue'. Photo courtesy of ERIKA DELANGEBusinesses in Marine City have participated in Autism ...
Autism Speaks Launches International Light It Up Blue Campaign for Understanding and AcceptanceBenzinga

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Brain cancer survival improves with novel electrical device, data suggest - Washington Post

Sun, 04/02/2017 - 15:01

Washington Post

Brain cancer survival improves with novel electrical device, data suggest
Washington Post
A wearable medical device that delivers electrical fields through the scalp helped to extend the survival of patients with lethal brain tumors, according to data presented Sunday. In a study involving major medical centers in the United States and ...
A 'sci-fi' cancer therapy fights brain tumors, study findsABC News

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Man nearly electrocuted while sleeping next to iPhone - The Independent

Sun, 04/02/2017 - 14:49

The Independent

Man nearly electrocuted while sleeping next to iPhone
The Independent
When Wiley Day fell asleep on 22 March, his iPhone was not far away. Like so many others, he had grown used to keeping his phone with him in bed, via an extension cord, as it charged overnight. The 32-year-old Huntsville, Ala., man would soon regret ...

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How my daughter died from a simple case of flu - CNN

Sun, 04/02/2017 - 12:14

CNN

How my daughter died from a simple case of flu
CNN
Gwen and Terry Zwanziger's 17-year-old daughter Shannon died unexpectedly in 2014 after losing a battle with influenza. Their story is included in CNN Films' "Unseen Enemy," premiering Friday, April 7 at 9 p.m. ET/PT on CNN. Owatonna, Minnesota (CNN) ...

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Pope visits Italian region rebuilt after deadly 2012 quakes - Washington Post

Sun, 04/02/2017 - 10:19

Washington Post

Pope visits Italian region rebuilt after deadly 2012 quakes
Washington Post
CARPI, Italy — Greeted by tens of thousands of faithful, Pope Frances on Sunday visited Italy's northern Emilia Romagna region that has largely been rebuilt after a pair of deadly earthquakes five years ago, an example meant to give hope to central ...
Pope offers prayers to victims of Colombia mud avalanchekwwl.com

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