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VA drug thefts continue despite new efforts - KGWN
CHEYENNE, Wy.(KGWN)- Federal authorities have launched dozens of new criminal investigations into possible opioid and other drug theft by employees at Department of Veterans Affairs hospitals. It's a sign the problem isn't going away despite new ...

Did India hide its first cases of Zika virus? - BBC News
Did India conceal its first cases of the Zika virus? On Friday, the World Health Organization (WHO) said India's health ministry had confirmed three cases of the mosquito-borne virus from the city of Ahmedabad in western Gujarat state. Authorities in ...

Do Fathers Treat Daughters Better Than Sons? Study Shows Differences In How Dads Treat Children - Tech Times
Fathers treat daughters and sons differently as shown by the way they speak to and play with their kids. Researchers said the difference in parental treatments may shape the personalities of the children. ( Sean Gallup | Getty Images ). Researchers of ...

The healthiest way to improve your sleep: exercise - CNN
(CNN) If you're one of the third of all Americans who suffer from insomnia -- roughly 108 million of us -- put away your sleeping pills. Science has a much safer solution. "There has been more and more research in the last decade showing exercise can ...

Get Some Good Sleep to Stop the Brain to 'Eat Itself' - NDTV
Sleep deprivation is a serious problem. It not only results in headaches, irritable mood, lack of concentration, etc, but several other serious health consequences too. Sleep deprivation is one of the most pressing concerns of the current generation ...

Lyme Isn't the Only Disease Ticks Are Spreading This Summer - WIRED
It started with vomiting and a fever. But a few days later, five-month old Liam was in the emergency room, his tiny body gripped by hourly waves of seizures. X-rays and MRIs showed deep swelling in his brain. When an infectious disease specialist at ...

Video clip of walking newborn blows netizens' minds - AsiaOne
Most babies take their first steps between nine and 12 months, but one newborn in Brazil has blown netizens' minds when a video clip of her walking shortly after birth was shared online. In the 42-second-long video, the infant can be seen walking on a ...

Heat-not-burn cigs contain more cancer-causing chemicals - Daily Mail
Cigarettes that heat tobacco as opposed to burning it have been touted as the safest way of smoking in recent years. But new research suggests that theory to be untrue, finding these 'smokeless' ones to actually contain more cancer-causing chemicals ...

Antibiotic of last resort re-engineered to kill resistant bacteria - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
SAN DIEGO ? The frightening spread of antibiotic-resistant superbugs threatens to return medicine to the pre-antibiotic era, with the return of deadly infectious diseases long thought vanquished. Each year, more than 2 million people in the United ...

Dublin vet hiring a cat cuddler with a 'cattitude' - Globalnews.ca
Do you have the right ?cattitude? and consider yourself to be a ?crazy cat person?? If so, you might be perfect for the cat cuddler position at Just Cats Veterinary Clinic in Dublin. The cats-only clinic said they're hiring a cuddler because cats are ...

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