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Brain-eating amoeba kills person who swam in North Carolina manmade lake

The uncommon brain-eating amoeba often infects folks after it has been hot for a long time period-creating a higher water temperature and decrease water levels. California woman Kelsey McClain, 24, passed away after a brain-eating amoeba left her brain dead after entering her nose while she was swimming in the Colorado River in 2016.

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Deadly salmonella outbreak sickens dozens in Tennessee, hundreds across the country

We usually see an increase in Salmonella infection linked to live poultry in the spring and summer when more people are purchasing chicks, ducklings and other live poultry. Do not let backyard poultry inside the house. The bulk pig ears were sold at Pet Supplies Plus stores in Ala., Ark., Calif., Colo., Conn., Del., Fla., Ga., Iowa, Ill., Ind., Kan., Ky., Mass., Md., Mich., Minn., Mo., N.C., Neb., N.H., N.J., N.Y., Ohio, Okla., Penn., R.I., S.C., Tenn., Texas, Va., Wis.

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It’s Biden v. Harris Part 2 at next Democratic presidential debate

CNN also announced on Wednesday the randomization of their live drawing on Thursday at 8 p.m. Sen. Elizabeth Warren is will still be appearing on the first night, but at least she has Sen. "@JoeBiden finally gets his own Senate Judiciary Committee Hearing", tweeted Michael Tyler, spokesman for the Booker campaign. Harris' June attacks on Biden's 1970s opposition to federal busing orders as a way to desegregate public schools was a way for her to stand out to liberal whites and to try ...

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Ebola spreads to one of DRC’s biggest cities, Goma

Goma shares the border with western Rwanda's Rubavu district with daily border crossings between the two countries estimated at about 100,000 people, according to Rwanda's emigration authority. His symptoms first surfaced last Tuesday. He has now been sent back to Butembo for further care. The 46-year-old did not show signs of illness at three medical checkpoints on the 18-hour journey, though he gave different names, indicating a desire to hide his identity, officials said.

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Biden Distances Himself From "Medicare For All"

Sanders's campaign says he will argue in a speech he's set to deliver Wednesday that it is impossible to overhaul the US health care system while also taking donations from the industry. His health-care proposal eschews the "Medicare-for-all" proposals offered by the other major Democratic candidates like Sens. "There's been a lot of misinformation out there about Medicare-for-all and what it means for the average person", said Jeff Weaver, a senior Sanders campaign adviser.

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Trump bans family planning clinics from abortion referrals

The AMA and reproductive healthcare provider Planned Parenthood have spoken out against the rule, saying it allows the government to interfere in a patient's care and would negatively affect primarily low-income women. Title X serves about 4 million women annually through independent clinics. No money has been cut from Title X as a result of this change, and funds will still be available for eligible clinics.