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New drug breakthrough dramatically cuts cholesterol

Prof Peter Sever, from Imperial College London - which led the United Kingdom branch of the study, said: "This is one of the most important trials of cholesterol-lowering since the first statin trial, published 20 years ago". Statins are now the standard treatment for high cholesterol, combined with exercise and healthy diet, as they reduce levels in the blood and therefore help to prevent heart attacks and stroke.

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When will GGG and Canelo Alvarez fight?

Danny Jacobs thought he fought the ideal fight; thought he had done all he needed to do to upset Gennady Golovkin and capture the middleweight championship before 19,939 at Madison Square Garden on Saturday night. But can you pull it off on fight night with the hype and nervousness that comes with a fight of this nature? He's rumored to return in June to face Billy Joe Saunders, who holds the only middleweight belt not owned by Golvokin, in a fight that could take place in Golovkin's native ...

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Michigan Upsets No. 2 Louisville For Sweet Sixteen Spot

At one point in the second half, the Wolverines trailed by nine. MI featured four double digit scorers with Derrick Walton JR. leading all scorers with 26 points and eleven assists with Zac Irwin and Muhammad-Ali scored 16 points each while Duncan Robinson came through with a 19 point performance.

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Arkansas Defeats Seton Hall in the NCAA Tournament,77-71

Arkansas coach Mike Anderson agreed. Arkansas will face the victor of the No. 1-seeded North Carolina Tarheels and the No.16-seeded Texas Southern Tigers on Sunday, March 19 at a time yet to be determined. "Pittsburgh took it to us", Thomas said. Khadeen Carrington , Seton Hall's 6-4 junior guard and leading scorer, 16.9 average, scored 41 of the Pirates' 87 against Creighton.

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One Pilot Dead, One Injured After Two Planes Crash Into Each Other

Longueuil police tweeted Friday afternoon the other pilot's injuries were not life-threatening. Police say one plane crashed into the mall's roof, the other, a parking lot. A security perimeter was set up near the shopping centre yesterday. The CBC reported that stores in the mall have been evacuated. Jonathan Vanasse was eating at a restaurant next to the parking lot crash site.

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United Kingdom grants first three person baby licence to doctors

A woman, who has not been named, is to undergo mitochondrial replacement therapy (MRT) treatment on Tyneside. Mitochondrial disease is caused by defective mitochondria- the tiny structures in almost every cell that convert food into useable energy.