Michigan to get $2.25 million to combat opioid misuse, abuse

MI is one of 13 states, along with the District of Columbia, that are getting this funding from the CDC. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services announced that it will distribute $53 million in funding to 44 States, four tribes and the Dis... More..

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Lightning Strike Kills Hundreds Of Reindeer In Norway In Eerie Images

More than 300 reindeer were killed by a lightning strike during an epic storm Friday in Norway. Other experts have suggested that the high moisture levels in the ground and air likely caused this many re...More..

Dogs Consider Both Intonation and Meaning When Processing Human Speech
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Dogs Consider Both Intonation and Meaning When Processing Human Speech

Like humans, dogs use the left hemisphere of their brain to process words, and the right hemisphere to process intonation, which is the way our voices rise and fall when we talk. But the dog is looking at your ...More..

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Apple to launch iPhone 7 next week?

The iPhone 5 and iPhone 5S were a continuation of the previous design, except the fact that Apple added a metal at the back of the body. According to the mockup phones , the antennae lines look less notice...More..

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Game reportedly ready for unveiling next year; No Xbox One version?

Game producer Shinji Hashimoto introduces "Kingdom Hearts 3" during the Square Enix press conference at the JW Marriott on June 16, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. Sony and Nintendo still dominate the console ...More..

Six Bangladeshi nationals in Singapore infected with Zika
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Six Bangladeshi nationals in Singapore infected with Zika

People who do have symptoms have reported fever, rash, joint pain, and red eyes. The mosquito-borne infection is a cause of global concern for its link with microcephaly, a condition in which a baby is born w...More..

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Dogs can understand certain words and how we say them

Moreover, when dogs listen to someone talking, they may use brain regions that are equivalent to those that humans use to understand what others say , the researchers found . Other species likely have the men...More..

Singapore confirms Zika in first pregnant woman
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Singapore confirms Zika in first pregnant woman

China's embassy in Singapore have been informed of 21 Chinese nationals having tested positive for the virus while 13 Indian nationals were also confirmed Zika cases, according to a source from the Indian High ...More..

Indonesia screens for Zika as Singapore infections mount
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Indonesia screens for Zika as Singapore infections mount

While Malaysia and Indonesia announced they would be implementing additional passenger screening procedures at its airports, the Foreign Ministries in the United States, Australia, Taiwan and South Korea have a...More..

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DOH to travelers: Beware of Zika virus

One compound is now sold as a tapeworm treatment and another is the basis of Nicolsamide, a U.S. FDA-approved drug commonly used to treat tapeworm. The first local or non-travel related transmission of Zika v...More..

Coursera online university classes go to work
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Coursera online university classes go to work

Boasting over 1,300 courses in 150 specializations, Coursera has already partnered with BNY Mellon, Boston Consulting Group, L'Oréal and Axis Bank to let employees learn remotely. "Over the past four years, C...More..

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Outrage Over EpiPen Draws Attention To The Lack Of Drug Price Regulation

Mylan initially defended the choice to raise prices yet again. "When patients receive short-term co-pay assistance for expensive drugs, they may be insulated from price hikes, but insurance companies, the gover...More..

Republican Meg Whitman makes campaign debut for Hillary Clinton in Colorado
by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Republican Meg Whitman makes campaign debut for Hillary Clinton in Colorado

Another writer stated that these are "half a vote" for Donald Trump. But at least he won't say she smells. "The thing is this: This is why we live in a PC environment where you think one person speaks for ...More..

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Mexican president likely hurt by 'ill-advised' Trump meeting

Donald Trump delivered his long-awaited speech on immigration policy on August 31 in Phoenix, hours after meeting with the president of Mexico. Trump also pledged to create a "deportation task force" within t...More..

Lisbon vigil helps families stricken by addiction epidemic
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Lisbon vigil helps families stricken by addiction epidemic

Jeremy Cline, 26, said in an interview before the vigil that he has been an addict since he was about 15 years old. It includes heroin, but prescription painkillers like fentanyl have become more popular re...More..

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Pregnant women at Zika risk

Malaysia's first case of Zika virus has been diagnosed in a woman who had travelled to Singapore . The Malaysian woman had made a brief trip in late August to visit her daughter, who lives in Singapore and...More..

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Tropical Storm Hermine forms in Gulf of Mexico, hurricanes off Hawaii

Currently, the weather system is an unnamed tropical depression with 35 mile-per-hour winds 00 although higher gusts could approach hurricane strength, Reuters reported. 31). Several rounds of showers and s...More..

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Malaysia reports 1st Zika case imported from Singapore

With Zika circulating in Florida, Frieden said the need for new funding was urgent. Singapore, a city-state about two-thirds the size of Washington, D.C., has 82 confirmed cases of the viral infection spread ...More..

More US adults use marijuana, don't think it's risky
by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

More US adults use marijuana, don't think it's risky

The survey examined data from 596,500 US adults between 2002 and 2014 taken from the annual US National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH). State laws related to marijuana use in the US have changed consider...More..

Dogs Understand What You Say and How
by | Thursday, September 01, 2016

Dogs Understand What You Say and How

Researchers in Hungary trained dogs to sit very still in a functional MRI scanner. But the really cool part is that they could actually distinguish between words, even when they were spoken with the same into...More..