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More than 30000 extra children in North East to get flu protection

Goedecker said. Minister for public health and sport Aileen Campbell with two-year-old Lilah McLucas as she receives her nasal flu vac. It's a lot more than a bad cold and can be very unpleasant. This year the CDC is recommending against using the flumist, saying the spray has not shown to be effective in protecting people from the flu virus.

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Doctor vs Google: Humans outperform apps at diagnosing health problems

In a head to head comparison, doctors have outperformed the apps by a significant margin showing that humans are still superior to machines despite the fact that AI has come a long way in the past few years. Involving 234 doctors specializing on internal medicine, 45 cases were provided by the research team for the physicians' evaluation. Doctors were asked to identify the most likely diagnosis as well as two other possible diagnoses.

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Dizziness may be warning of dementia

Be aware that, though the biological rationale for this statement is on firm-footing, the objective evidence of a hypertension-dementia causal link is lacking. Barriers to that kind of information have included difficulties doing the needed decades-long longitudinal studies as well as a lack of uniform cognitive outcomes across studies.

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268 million kids to be overweight globally by 2025

According to Cancer Research UK's Statistical Information Team, four and five-year-olds in Scotland are also "more likely" to be overweight than in other areas of the UK. But it also called on food manufacturers to comply with the government's programme to reduce the sugar in food eaten often by children and called for "loopholes" to be closed to protect children from exposure to junk food marketing online and on TV.

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Meet CoverGirl's First Male Spokesperson

Do you feel like you recognize this new CoverGirl from somewhere? The company has just revealed they've signed 17-year-old male makeup artist and web star James Charles to make history as the brand's first-ever Coverboy! Charles took to his account to share with his excitement with his many followers.

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Turkey Hill recalls some mislabeled packages of ice cream

Pennsylvania's Turkey Hill Dairy is recalling some mislabeled packages of ice cream. Giant Food Stores, LLC and Martin's Food Markets announced that it will be removing selected 48 oz. Symptoms of food allergies typically appear from within a few minutes to two hours after a person has eaten the food to which he or she is allergic. It adds that there is no safety issue for those who aren't allergic to almonds or eggs.