Thursday May 24-th, 2018

Publix Reverses Policy, Will Cover PrEP for Employees Publix Reverses Policy, Will Cover PrEP for Employees

We offer generous health coverage to our eligible full-time and part-time associates at an affordable premium and are committed to the health and well-being of our associates and their families", the company tweeted. Publix denied coverage of Truvad...

FDA: Herbal drug kratom has 'opioid properties' FDA: Herbal drug kratom has 'opioid properties'

The Public Health Assessment via Structural Evaluation (PHASE) methodology uses 3D computer technology to help simulate how the chemical constituents of a substance (such as the compounds and alkaloids found in kratom) are structured at a molecular l...

Girl Scout Cookies Return Girl Scout Cookies Return

This price difference is due to the two "specialty" cookies costing nearly twice as much to make as the other cookies. The girls are entrepreneurs, they get creative with marketing, money management and they take pride in what they do. Instead, the...

Indian sailors on oil tanker, Hijacked by pirates, released Indian sailors on oil tanker, Hijacked by pirates, released

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj took to Twitter to inform that she has spoken with Foreign Minister of Nigeria Geoffrey Onyeama and he assured to provide all the possible help. When contacted, Awunga Shatsang Prem Ramyo, assistant attac...

Safer Internet Day 2018: Facebook announces Partnerships across Africa for Safer Internet Safer Internet Day 2018: Facebook announces Partnerships across Africa for Safer Internet

At the same time, educators and parents will be educated on how they can help keep their children safe on the internet . Too young to work, Charmela spends a lot of time on the Internet and is now being solicited online through messages from m...

Ancient arachnid: 100-million-year-old spider found trapped in amber Ancient arachnid: 100-million-year-old spider found trapped in amber

About 100 million years ago, when dinosaurs roamed the Earth, four, tiny spider-like creatures became trapped in amber. Amber, often used in jewelry, is fossilized tree resin, the oldest dating back more than 300 million years. " Chimerarachne mos...

IN flu deaths reached 136 last week, up from 107 IN flu deaths reached 136 last week, up from 107

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control say it's the worst flu season in ten years. Schuchat urged parents to be on the lookout for worrisome symptoms that could indicate severe illness: very high persistent fever, difficulty breathing, rapid heartb...

Arsenal to assess Aubameyang's fitness ahead of Everton clash Arsenal to assess Aubameyang's fitness ahead of Everton clash

Ozil will likely be joined by new signings Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Henrikh Mkhitaryan when the Gunners take on Everton at the Emirates on Saturday. "That's not only defensively but offensively, we don't score enough goals". "We needed s...

Chelsea recruit reveals the driving force behind his exit from former club Chelsea recruit reveals the driving force behind his exit from former club

And with the World Cup in Russian Federation on the horizon, Giroud revealed that French manager Didier Deschamps urged him to change clubs to get some valuable game time. But when Conte told me he was counting on me, my choice was made. "Last su...

Bengaluru: Suburban rail gets Rs 17000 crore in Rail Budget Bengaluru: Suburban rail gets Rs 17000 crore in Rail Budget

Jaitley said 18,000 kilometers of doubling, third and fourth line works and 5000 kilometers of gauge conversion would augment capacity and transform nearly the entire network into Broad Gauge. The minister also made a mention of Prime Minister Narend...

Robert Wagner 'a person of interest' in Natalie Wood's death Robert Wagner 'a person of interest' in Natalie Wood's death

It's been almost 40 years since the death of actress Natalie Wood , who drowned off the coast of Catalina Island in 1981 after going missing from her family's yacht. "The statements from these new witnesses differ from the original version of even...

Overwatch Lunar New Year Event - Year of the Dog - Lands February 8 Overwatch Lunar New Year Event - Year of the Dog - Lands February 8

Traditional foods served during the meal celebrating the start of the Chinese lunar calendar - falling this year on February 16 - won't weigh you down like Thanksgiving dinner, but they are heavy with symbolic significance. We've seen the company cel...

We will beat Morocco to win our first CHAN title - Eagles We will beat Morocco to win our first CHAN title - Eagles

It was Morocco's first ever semi-final appearance in the history of the African Nations Championship. While the winger chipped the ball over the on-rushing goalkeeper Muhammad Nashnoush, Libyan defender Motasem Sabbou got back to clear from nearly ...

North Dakotans 'Go Red for Women' for American Heart Month North Dakotans 'Go Red for Women' for American Heart Month

You can control some risk factors such as blood pressure, smoking, cholesterol and lack of regular physical activity. "So anything we can do to promote awareness for others that are struggling with a heart condition or aren't as lucky or as healthy a...

Zlatan Ibrahimovic Reportedly Agreed LA Galaxy Transfer '3 Weeks Ago' Zlatan Ibrahimovic Reportedly Agreed LA Galaxy Transfer '3 Weeks Ago'

But Mourinho said Ibrahimovic was striving to get back to peak condition. "I don't know if it is going to happen but he's a legend, one of the best strikers in history of soccer", said Dos Santos . Ibrahimovic originally signed for Manchester...

NY state inmates to get free tablet computers NY state inmates to get free tablet computers

Inmates will have the option to pay for ebooks, videos and music with their own money. Anthony Annucci, acting commissioner of the New York Department of Corrections and Community Supervision, announced this week that the state would soon launch th...

India earn consolation win in 3rd Test India earn consolation win in 3rd Test

India would start the 6 matches one day global series against South Africa from February 1 and the question that arises is, what should be India's playing eleven in the One Day Series. By the time the ODI series is done, India would have been ...

The shocking reason why you shouldn't go barefoot on the beach The shocking reason why you shouldn't go barefoot on the beach

Katie Stephens , 22, and Eddie Zytner, 25, found their feet were "incredibly itchy" following a stroll on the beach at their four-star resort in Punta Cana. A Canadian couple acquired hookworms after walking barefoot on a beach in the Dominican Rep...

John Lindsey: Why is winter the season of the flu? John Lindsey: Why is winter the season of the flu?

As a way to battle the spread of flu, Katherine Wells, director of public health at the Lubbock Health Department, said the Health Department has offered flu clinics every day this week as a response to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention...

Cleveland Indians removing Chief Wahoo logo from uniforms in 2019 Cleveland Indians removing Chief Wahoo logo from uniforms in 2019

The Indians' longtime primary logo has come under greater scrutiny in recent years for what many believe is a flagrantly racist caricature of Native Americans. Dolan said that though some fans may still prefer Chief Wahoo to the team's newer block ...

Swatting Mosquitoes Teaches Them To Avoid You Swatting Mosquitoes Teaches Them To Avoid You

So if you swat mosquitoes every time they land on you, they may actually begin to avoid you. Dr Riffell tested mosquitoes by given them a choice between sleeves bearing human odours and those with no smell. Mosquitoes already have their prefer...

UK Presidents Club Charity To Close After Allegations About Male Only Event UK Presidents Club Charity To Close After Allegations About Male Only Event

A number of charities, including Great Ormond Street Hospital Children's Charity, that have benefited from the £20 million raised by the Presidents Club over more than 30 years said they will now refund previous donations. Conservative children a...

Sonos Competes with Apple's HomePod with Their Two Speakers for $349 Deal Sonos Competes with Apple's HomePod with Their Two Speakers for $349 Deal

The HomePod looks like a chunky monkey in pics, but in person it's actually pretty cute, looking like a the Mac Pro's pretty, younger sibling. When it was blasting Ariana Grande at 90 percent volume, lower notes came through clearly, with no distor...

Supreme Court stays execution of Alabama man in judicial override case Supreme Court stays execution of Alabama man in judicial override case

Madison had been sentenced to death for the 1985 killing of Mobile police officer Julius Schulte. He was scheduled to be executed on January 25. They said in their petition that the state failed to disclose that a court-appointed psychologist who e...

Rewriting human history: Fossils discovered in Israel suggest earlier departure from Africa Rewriting human history: Fossils discovered in Israel suggest earlier departure from Africa

Researchers dug up the fossil in a cave near the coastal city of Haifa and used dating technology to determine that it belonged to a living human between 177,000-194,000 years ago. sapiens . Other finds indicate that our species began colonizing ...

Are 'Heat-Not-Burn' Tobacco Products Safer Than Cigarettes? Are 'Heat-Not-Burn' Tobacco Products Safer Than Cigarettes?

The votes Thursday by the panel of Food and Drug Administration advisers on the marketing of the iQOS device are nonbinding. Panel members voted on a series of questions about the device and were almost unanimousinopposing the claim that switching fr...

Serena Williams named in USA Fed Cup team to play Netherlands Serena Williams named in USA Fed Cup team to play Netherlands

The siblings have not played on the Fed Cup team together in three years. Serena Williams has played for the U.S. Fed Cup team nine times, most recently in 2015, when she went 2-0 against Italy and 1-0 against Argentina. Serena Williams has been...

Reports find mixed impact of e-cigs Reports find mixed impact of e-cigs

While the report itself is unclear as to whether e-cigarettes are more likely to help current smokers quit or simply perpetuate their use of tobacco cigarettes, there is no suggestion that their use provides any benefit whatsoever to innocent bystand...

Trump asked FBI's Andrew McCabe who he voted for in loyalty test Trump asked FBI's Andrew McCabe who he voted for in loyalty test

McCabe said he didn't vote, according to the officials, who, like others interviewed for this article, spoke on the condition of anonymity to talk candidly about a sensitive matter. 'He believes politically-motivated senior leaders including forme...

The Sad Reason Why One-Third Of Women Are Skipping Pap Smears The Sad Reason Why One-Third Of Women Are Skipping Pap Smears

Robert Music, Chief Executive of Jo's Cervical Cancer Trust , said: " Cervical cancer is largely preventable with cervical screening (smear tests) providing the best protection against the disease". Health professionals screen millions of women eve...

Researchers Now Think Adolescence Should Last Until Age 24 Researchers Now Think Adolescence Should Last Until Age 24

We used to consider adolescence ending at age 19, but now scientists in the United Kingdom think we should consider the period of development as lasting from ages 10 to 24. By changing the definition, we could potentially risk, "pathologizing their...

White House to Shield Health Workers Who Refuse Services on Moral Grounds White House to Shield Health Workers Who Refuse Services on Moral Grounds

I am thankful that HHS recognizes how imperiled conscience rights have been in recent years in this arena and is actively working and leading to turn the tide in the other direction". Bush. But Physicians for Reproductive Health, a pro-abortion r...

Myanmar police open fire and kill at least seven Buddhist protesters Myanmar police open fire and kill at least seven Buddhist protesters

According to the agreement, which was finalised in Myanmar's capital Naypyidaw, a two-year deadline has been set for the repatriation of the Rohingyas. Myanmar officials said the length of the repatriation will depend on how quickly Bangladesh can pr...

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