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Medical S. Korean 4-Man Bobsleigh Team Aims for Podium Finish
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As it stands, Vonn became the oldest Olympic female medalist in alpine skiing with her downhill bronze , a record previously held by Austrian Michaela Dorfmeister (super-G 2006). "It will be very exciting to know that somebody from the Pacific Asia region will get a medal and that's an wonderful thing for our sport". "We gave it our best.

Medical Teen views: What does Valentine's Day mean to you?
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There is only one thing that can unify the excited couples steeped in pink heart decorations and the nauseated eye-rollers on Valentine's Day: chocolate. This is the day to shower her with lots of love for all the times she loved you without expecting anything in return. If you don't have plans on Valentine's Day , or want to do something different with your partner, or your pals, consider volunteering for a local charity or cause.

Medical People with special needs experience prom at White Lake Township church
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The theme of the prom is a Night to Shine . "So, I feel like we are just giving them a relief and trying to incorporate their kids in something that every kid goes to in high school". So we are constantly looking for ways to serve; and whenever we do, people are generous, they volunteer their time, they give money, they serve others.

Medical Time left to get flu shot
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That ties the highest level seen in the US during swine flu in 2009. Deaths from the current outbreak will likely far outstrip those of the 2009-2010 season. The CDC reports influenza activity in the United States has increased significantly in recent weeks. Hospitalizations for flu increased to an overall rate of 59.9 per 100,000 population , a jump from the previous week's rate of 51.4 per 100,000 population.

Medical Peak flu season arrives in Hamilton County
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Health reports state that nearly all of the patients who died from the virus were over the age of 50. Forty-nine states have reported widespread activity for three consecutive weeks. The mid-season estimate for the vaccine's ability to provide protection from this particular influenza strain is in line with what Australia experienced during the southern hemisphere's flu season, which ended in late August as Canada's was about to begin.

Medical London health officials report five flu deaths in one week
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The order, signed January 25, is part of a statewide effort to combat this year's flu epidemic, which is already stacking up to be one of the worst in a decade. 'General practice is still under considerable pressure as we deal with these flu presentations in our surgeries and this latest data shows we're still not out of winter pressures yet as the influenza virus can be very unpredictable'.

Medical Trump immigration plan demands tough concessions from Democrats
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Trump's proposal includes billions for border security and significant changes to legal immigration long sought by hardliners within the Republican Party. He said even though he is focused on his own congressional race, he wants to help Democrats take back the Senate. We would like for Congress to respect these individuals and not tie their fate to building an ineffective border wall at a huge taxpayer expense.

Medical Flu activity continues to increase in PA
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There were 1,606 people hospitalized with confirmed cases of the flu in NY. "We suspect that this year, because the match is not as good, we may have more deaths from the flu". Health officials continue to stress a flu shot remains the best way to fend off the flu over the next several months. She added getting the shot makes her feel better.

Medical 5 people have died from the flu in TN this season
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If your four-legged pal does develop flu symptoms, be aware most dogs recover within two to three weeks. Special protocols-including isolating infectious patients and requiring staff treatment them to wear protective masks, gloves and gowns-kick in when patients test positive for a flu virus.

Medical At Least 18 Dead In Kabul Hotel Attack, Including Foreigners
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More than 150 people were rescued or managed to escape, including 41 foreigners. KamAir put out a statement saying some of its flights were disrupted because of the attack . All five attackers were also killed. "The security company is being questioned and it has to provide a lot of explanation", the Afghan official said.

Medical New blood test offers hope of early cancer diagnosis
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Ross said that ovarian cancer patients in particular have biomarkers that are easier to detect and can skew the sensitivity results of blood tests. The test works by screening blood tests for key proteins and gene mutations which indicate the presence of cancer.

Medical Then and now: See President Trump's evolving views on government shutdowns
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Instead, he made calls to Democrats to try to win Senate passage of a funding extension that had been pushed through the House of Representatives on Thursday by a vote of 230 to 197, White House officials said. A spending package needs 60 Senate votes to pass, and the Republicans hold only 51 seats. In August of 2017, Trump said he was willing to shut down the government in order to get his wall on the U.S.

Medical Senate Democrats say they can block spending bill
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The big stumbling block with congressional Democrats is over funding for continued protection of young, undocumented immigrants brought into the U.S.as children, known as Dreamers. Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., a conservative who frequently breaks with his party, announced he was also a "no" because he wants to curb government spending and doesn't feel the spending measure achieves that.

Medical Flu Cases Still on the Rise in Maine
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The flu sweeping the country now may also not be the only one this winter. Kids under 5 and seniors over 65 are the most susceptible. In fact, people infected with the flu can spread it to others up to 6 feet away. They constantly mutate, and those frequent changes make it hard for our bodies to recognize and fend off the virus. Many people feel better after they have taken pain relievers and fever reducers, but they are still contagious, and can easily pass on the virus to others.

Medical Death Toll From Flu Season Jumps in California
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Confirmed child flu cases at CHOA hospitals have more than doubled over the past few weeks from an average of 12 percent to 28 percent. Fifteen more flu related deaths in California were reported by state health officials Friday, as outbreaks and hospitalizations continued at elevated levels compared to prior years.

Medical New Yorkers urged to get flu shots after child dies from illness
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The Department for Public Health, within the Cabinet for Health and Family Services (CHFS), has reported the state's first pediatric deaths for the 2017-18 flu season . Out of the 427 cases of students with flu-like symptoms, 118 cases were confirmed with the flu since the beginning of the school year. The vaccine developed this year is meant to protect against several strains, including the H3N2 virus, dubbed "Aussie flu" after Australia suffered its worst ever outbreak in the Southern ...

Medical Indians lose DH Edwin Encarnacion to ankle injury in first inning
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Indians pitchers combined to allow three hits in the game. "No words, honestly. I'm speechless". Oh, hey, the game is tied 3-3 in the first inning. Instead, plate umpire Dan Iassogna awarded Chisenhall first base on a hit-by-pitch. But Yankees fans should have take a healthy dose of reality into tonight's game.

Medical Bucs' kicking nightmare continues with three misses in loss to Patriots
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Yet, while Martin is expected to invigorate a rush attack averaging just 3.8 YPC, the combination of overall rust and a short week will likely result in a diminished workload Thursday night. Gostkowski then tacked on a 23-yard field goal with 40 seconds remaining in the half. Bucs coach Dirk Koetter diplomatically said on All Access . A struggling defense that surrenders more than 400 yards a game will have to contain Jameis Winston .

Medical What defensive breakdowns happened for 49ers on Cardinals' OT drive?
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San Francisco's only three sacks came in Week 2 against Seattle's suspect line , and the 49ers have generated just 17 quarterback pressures the other two games. "I think sometimes if you get desperate, you could play worse", 49ers quarterback Brian Hoyer said. His 19-yard catch was the only touchdown of the game for either team and the 106th of his National Football League career.

Medical CARDINALS WIN! 3 big takeaways from their overtime victory over the 49ers
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The 49ers suffered a two-point loss to the Los Angeles Rams , but they remain winless after three games and will try to post their first win against the Arizona Cardinals on Sunday (1:05 p.m. Hoyer passed for 332 yards last week, which marked his 10th career 300-yard performance. He was also awful under pressure, completing just three of his 11 passes and taking three sacks when under duress, according to Pro Football Focus' Refocused recap.

Medical Arizona Cardinals, Inspired or Expired?
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It was fun to watch Carson Palmer get hit 16 times and sacked six. Arizona drove down the field to open the game, but Ray-Ray Armstrong intercepted Carson Palmer in the end zone to keep the Cardinals from scoring. Hyde is now averaging a career-best 5.2 yards per carry through three games and scored two touchdowns in last week's loss to the Rams . An 11-yard touchdown pass to Matt Breida was wiped out due to an offensive pass interference penalty against Taylor.

Medical Arizona Cardinals, Inspired or Expired?
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It was fun to watch Carson Palmer get hit 16 times and sacked six. Arizona drove down the field to open the game, but Ray-Ray Armstrong intercepted Carson Palmer in the end zone to keep the Cardinals from scoring. Hyde is now averaging a career-best 5.2 yards per carry through three games and scored two touchdowns in last week's loss to the Rams . An 11-yard touchdown pass to Matt Breida was wiped out due to an offensive pass interference penalty against Taylor.

Medical Arizona Cardinals, Inspired or Expired?
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It was fun to watch Carson Palmer get hit 16 times and sacked six. Arizona drove down the field to open the game, but Ray-Ray Armstrong intercepted Carson Palmer in the end zone to keep the Cardinals from scoring. Hyde is now averaging a career-best 5.2 yards per carry through three games and scored two touchdowns in last week's loss to the Rams . An 11-yard touchdown pass to Matt Breida was wiped out due to an offensive pass interference penalty against Taylor.

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