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Three Russian cyclists banned from Rio Olympics, three under investigation

Late last month the IAAF announced that it had amended the organisation's regulations in order to allow field and track athletes from Russian Federation to submit individual applications for global tournaments. More than 100 athletes from what was originally a 387-strong team have been barred from competing in Rio by global sports federations under sanctions which most Russian athletes consider unfair.

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Honduras reports 8 babies born with Zika-related defects

Spanish Secretary of Public Health Joan Guiz said five other women with the virus have given birth to seemingly healthy babies "in recent months". Sex includes vaginal, anal, and oral sex, and may also include the sharing of sex toys, the DE health department said.

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Lindsay Lohan's Father Claims, The Actress Is Pregnant With Egor Tarabasov's Child

Interestingly enough... sources tell TMZ Lindsay has privately told some family members she's preggo. "Daddy, I'm pregnant", she reportedly texted him. "Relationships take twists and turns, what are you going to do?" The actress broke off her engagement with her boyfriend, the Russian millionaire Egor Tarabasov .

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Two in ten Alzheimer's cases may be misdiagnosed

A correct diagnosis can also offer people the chance of being enlisted into clinical trials to test the efficiency of new drugs. "The ability to detect amyloid deposits in the retina prior to disease symptoms may be an essential tool for the development of preventative strategies for Alzheimer's and other dementias".

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USA Basketball Routes China In Second Exhibition Game

Yi Jianlian, now plying his trade in the Chinese Basketball Association after playing for four teams in five NBA seasons, led China with 18 points and seven rebounds. Wrestler Jordan Burroughs is counting the minutes to Rio. Durant, who was on the receiving end of some boos from the crowd during pregame introductions, led the US squad with 19 points in 18 minutes, while Thompson scored 17 in 19 minutes.

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Non-travel Zika Case Spurs Concerns

In some cases, these warning have been applied to men as well since scientists now believe Zika can be transmitted sexually, and have not ruled out other forms of transmission. The results of the latter test are more hard to interpret because the body's reaction to Zika virus can resemble the reaction to similar viruses; therefore, this test may not provide a definite diagnosis.