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Can Suppressing a Common Amino Acid Stop Cancer?

Alex Berezow, senior fellow of biomedical science for the American Council on Science and Healthy said in the Baltimore Sun . The team of researchers showed that a low-asparagine diet can help reduce tumourous growths in cancer-affected mice.

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Maryland child has died from the flu, state health officials confirm

MI officials say a resident of the Upper Peninsula is the first child in the state to die from the flu this season. "But when that went to the manufacturing plants it went into embryonated chicken eggs, which is how we make flu vaccines , the virus changed", Webby said .

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Meet Lucas! The First Gerber Spokesbaby with Down Syndrome

It was Lucas's smile and happy expression that earned him the prestigious title. In 1928, the " Gerber baby " symbol was created to help identify the brand, and it gained national recognition soon afterwards. He will receive $50,000 United States, and the Dalton, Ga., boy's image will be featured in the company's social media posts. Gerber launched the contest in 2010 to honor the original Gerber baby, Ann Turner Cook .

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Is your cuppa giving you cancer?

Oesophageal cancer was already known to be linked to drinking alcohol and smoking , but those risks are heightened by the addition of daily cups of "burning hot" tea, scientists discovered. Peter F. Goggi, President of the Tea Association of the US released a statement following the findings, pointing to tea's health benefits, including research suggesting it could actually prevent cancer .

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California Girl Scout sells 312 boxes of cookies near pot dispensary

Daya, a Girl Scout added, "It's pretty fun because people come up and I really like to introduce myself". A photo posted on Instagram by San Diego marijuana dispensary Urbn Leaf showed a Girl Scout with an armful of cookies in front of a Mission Bay storefront.

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Ankit Saxena murder: Father wants death penalty for accused, Kejriwal meets him

I am an ordinary man and I have no resources to fight the case. After meeting Ankit's father, Delhi CM retweeted couple of tweets of their interaction. Ankit Saxena was killed in west Delhi's Khyala area on Thursday night allegedly by the family members of a woman with whom he was in a relationship for three years.