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Florida IDs new Miami neighborhood as Zika zone

Miami Ave.to the East. The area spans about 2.6 square kilometers in the northwestern part of the city. On Wednesday, the state health department reported five new travel-related Zika cases, and six new local cases, which have been linked to Miami-Dade County.

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Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl Inc (NYSE:VRX) & Energy Transfer Equity LP

However, Valeant has not only failed to keep its promise of lowering drug prices, it has even increased the prices of three products by 9.9% each, according to a Wells Fargo analyst's revelation. The stock was acquired at an average price of $24.65 per share, for a total transaction of $98,600.00. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this link .

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World Health Organization calls for global action to reduce sugary drinks consumption

People who are obese have an increased risk of heart disease, the leading cause of death in the U.S. They also are more likely to develop certain types of cancer, including breast cancer, colorectal cancer, renal cell cancer, esophageal adenocarcinoma, endometrial cancer, gallbladder cancer and thyroid cancer.

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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.