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Cancer-Causing HPV Virus Affects 25 Percent of US Men

In the latest data from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 43 percent of the total population had HPV between 2013 and 2014. About 4 percent of all adults had an oral infection with a cancer-causing strain of HPV. More than 12,000 women are diagnosed with cervical cancer each year in the US, and more than 4,000 of them will die of it. "These results suggest that this vaccine will also have a significant impact on these cancers in the years ahead".

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Chinese leader arrives for first face-to-face with Trump

Top of the list is North Korea and its repeated missile tests. When China takes on a leadership role, Balding says, it does so out of self-interest. But absent a major diplomatic snafu, experts said President Trump and the White House are likely to promote this as a major opportunity for some much-needed course correction away from the negative headlines consuming Washington.

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Tornado hits Georgia as rain, hail pelts Southeast

Multiple Alabama schools announced they will be closed Wednesday. It was the second suspension of play on Wednesday and also cut short the popular Par 3 Contest. Elementary school classes will be dismissed at 11 a.m. Wednesday, and after-school activities are canceled. If all of the severe weather ingredients come together, there will be the risk of a few strong tornadoes capable of staying on the ground for long periods of time.

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Canada expected to legalize marijuana by July 2018

Additionally, those who want to grow their own marijuana will be limited to growing four plants at a time. "Justin Trudeau must explain why we're continuing to arrest people today, for an action which will be legal tomorrow". Previous year U.S voters in California , Massachusetts , Maine and Nevada voted to approve the use of recreational marijuana, joining Colorado, Washington, Oregon and Alaska.

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Trump admin cites abortion as it halts funding to UN agency

The UN Foundation's statement said the UNFPA's work was of critical importance, providing more than nine million people with HIV/AIDS preventative services, domestic violence counselling, pregnancy check-ups and safe childhood services.

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Bill to Legalize Cannabis Nationwide Introduced in House and Senate

The moves come against a backdrop of increasing acceptance of marijuana and marijuana legalization. "As more states follow Oregon's leadership in legalizing and regulating marijuana, too many businesses are trapped between federal and state laws".