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The study, "Complementary and Alternative Medicine and Influenza Vaccine Uptakein U.S. Children ", published online October 3, analyzed data on 9,000 children between ages 4 and 17 provided by the 2012 National Health Interview Survey. Excluding multivitamins or mineral supplements, however, only 17 percent of kids used complementary medicine. The rate of influenza vaccination uptake was 45% among those who had ever used multivitamins or multiminerals, compared with 39% among those who ...
  • California marijuana legalisation faces unlikely foe: growers

    California marijuana legalisation faces unlikely foe: growers

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    It controls, regulates and taxes marijuana use, and has the nation's strictest protections for children. The Governor is calling the proposition a major monopoly in favor of existing medical marijuana. Current Gov. Jerry Brown says he's close to announcing his position. Adults can also cultivate up to six plants and possess the harvest from those plants.
  • Legionella a Parma, secondo decesso

    Legionella a Parma, secondo decesso

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    Partiti subito i controlli, gli esami di laboratorio hanno confermato nella giornata di oggi la positività al batterio della legionella. Il totale dei casi a Parma sale quindi a 31, mentre i ricoveri sono 16 di cui 10 in fase di miglioramento, 4 stabili e 2 giudicate invece più serie.
  • Breast Cancer Awareness Month makes pink more than a color

    Breast Cancer Awareness Month makes pink more than a color

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    Now, it could be that pink will appear only 32 total times per year, with each team hosting one Breast Cancer Awareness game in a three-week window, with limited exceptions. "They said the triple negative is harder to treat, but touch wood I'm still here at the moment and fighting fit", she said. Though it does not affect as many men, BreastCancer.org also states that "about 2,600 new cases of invasive breast cancer are expected to be diagnosed in men in 2016".
  • Videosorveglianza: più sicurezza nelle zone del centro di Napoli

    Videosorveglianza: più sicurezza nelle zone del centro di Napoli

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    Cinquantuno occhi telematici sorveglieranno ogni angolo dei Decumani e di una buona porzione del centro storico: attivi, ovviamente, 24 ore su ventiquattro e collegati alle centrali operative di polizia, carabinieri e polizia municipale , permetteranno di seguire "in diretta" quel che accade per consentire interventi immediati ma saranno anche utili per recuperare immagini di eventi criminali.
  • Hiv scomparso da sangue del malato grazie a cura sperimentale

    Hiv scomparso da sangue del malato grazie a cura sperimentale

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    La storia è stata raccontata su The Guardian , un noto quotidiano inglese che ha riportato la notizia delle sperimentazioni delle principali università inglesi su un gruppo di pazienti. La nuova terapia funziona in due fasi . Il trattamento mira a trarre in inganno il virus, spingendolo fuori dalle cellule in cui di solito si nasconde, e mette in funzione il sistema immunitario , per scovarlo e in seguito distruggerlo.
  • FDA approves device to automatically manage diabetes

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    The US Food and Drug Administration ( FDA ) has given green signal to Medtronic's artificial pancreas for type-1-diabetic patients. People with type 1 diabetes can't produce enough insulin, a hormone that regulates the amount of glucose, or sugar, in our blood.
  • HIV infections in gay men remain at record-high levels

    HIV infections in gay men remain at record-high levels

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    Sexual health campaigners have cited cuts to HIV-prevention services, a lack of HIV education and awareness, and the failure of NHS England to greenlight HIV-preventing PrEP drugs as some key factors in the out-of-control transmission rates.
  • Storm approaches, Matthew remains a Category 4

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    Matthew briefly reached the top classification, Category 5, as it moved across the Caribbean late last week, becoming the strongest hurricane in the region since Felix in 2007. "They are getting everything a major hurricane can throw at them", he said. "During the middle of a storm, they [rescue workers] can't show up to save", Florida governor Rick Scott said.
  • Hurricane Matthew a Concern for Haitian New Yorkers

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    Hurricane Matthew hit Haiti and headed toward Cuba on Tuesday as a Category 4 storm, and the latest models show it could have an impact on our area by this weekend. Fortunately, one of Haiti's most populous areas, the capital Port Au Prince, is on relatively flat land. But most were just hoping for the best. In Port-au-Prince, schools were shuttered and residents lined up at gas stations and cleared out the shelves at supermarkets as a light rain fell in the capital.
  • Cucchi, i periti:

    Cucchi, i periti: "Morte improvvisa per epilessia"

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    Immediato il commento della sorella Ilaria Cucchi che su Facebook ha scritto: " Avremo un processo per omicidio . La prima, per epilessia , che se in un primo momento viene ritenuta forse più probabile, nelle conclusioni la si definisce 'priva di riscontri oggettivi' ".