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Eman Ahmed to fly back to UAE today

Eman has been treated by Dr Lakdawala and a team of around 15 doctors from various disciplines since she was brought here from Alexandria on February 11 this year. We were told that her cargo plane arranged by the Egyptian consulate will take off from Mumbai airport at 6 pm to UAE. Saifee Hospital has handed over five folders containing 10,000 medical records of Eman for doctors from VPS Healthcare and have also prepared documents discussing her stable medical condition, which need to be ...

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Aunt Jemima products recalled over possible Listeria contamination

Pinnacle Foods' voluntary recall issued Friday night affects frozen products distributed in the United States and Mexico, but does not include dry mixes and syrups, the company said. Food contaminated with the bacteria may not look or smell bad, but can cause fever, vomiting, muscle aches and even death in severe cases, CFIA warned.

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Swearing improves muscle strength and stamina, study suggests

When compared with volunteers who were asked to say less emotionally charged, "neutral" words, the ones who swore performed better in both bike and handgrip tests. What they found, however, was that regularly swearing really increases a person's performance during an intense workout. We can probably rule out the swearing causing a fight-or-flight response , though - heart rates measured during the tests showed no significant changes whether people were swearing or not swearing .

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Republicans will oversell new health care plan - and doom it

When the American Health Care Act passed the House of Representatives on May 4, Democrats waved and sang, "nah nah nah nah, hey hey hey, goodbye ", to their GOP colleagues. After the original bill was pulled from the floor in March amid conservative resistance, Republican leaders won over some of those lawmakers by including waivers that states could claim pertaining to ObamaCare's coverage requirements, including for those with pre-existing conditions.

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Jury awards record-setting $110.5M in baby powder lawsuit

Imerys Talc America, the company which supplies talc to J&J, was also ordered by the court to pay a hefty amount to the woman as punitive damage. J&J in a statement said it sympathized with women impacted by ovarian cancer but planned to appeal.

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Ethereum Joins Bitcoin in Record Territory on Upsurge in Demand

It is interesting that more than 10 of these 18 companies are new to the bitcoin ecosystem in the country. The currency hit new highs in March in anticipation of US approval of a bitcoin exchange-traded fund, only to plunge when the Securities and Exchange Commission rejected the application.