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Medicine BYU lifts decades-long ban on caffeinated soft drink sales
Author: 0 BYU lifts decades-long ban on caffeinated soft drink sales

The university announced the decision in a FAQ posted to their website , saying there has been a recent uptick in requests for caffeinated soda . In general, the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has a complicated - and often misunderstood - relationship with caffeine.

Author: 0 Manchester City, Watford aim to top table, Liverpool face northwest rivals Burnley

The clash takes place at Vicarage Road , kick-off is scheduled for 15:00 (GMT). Incredibly, Sergio Aguero is only owned by 11% of the game, which is a bit insane considering his goal scoring record since arriving at Manchester City . "We need him and hopefully he'll score a lot more goals". We can win at home, away - it doesn't matter where. The skipper's Premier League season has been limited to two brief substitute appearances and he will be desperate to get his first start and prove ...

Medicine Kim Kardashian was Taylor Swift's biggest fan, apparently
Author: 0 Kim Kardashian was Taylor Swift's biggest fan, apparently

Considering the relentless, personal and often extremely sexist coverage of Taylor Swift throughout her career, maybe she's right. Earlier this month, as Swift prepared to release the first single off her sixth studio album, another insider spoke to Hollywood Life and revealed that the singer has been doing her best to juggle her relationship with her busy professional life.

Medicine First positive case of West Nile reported in Waterloo region
Author: 0 First positive case of West Nile reported in Waterloo region

WNV is transmitted through mosquito bites. Mosquitoes acquire the virus by feeding on infected birds. Mosquitoes are the creatures more often infected with West Nile. During 2002, the state documented its first human infections and 52 cases were reported that year. However, the health unit confirms the virus was found in mosquitoes located within a trap in Bradford West Gwillimbury.

Medicine Terminally-ill Charlie to spend final days in a hospice, court hears
Author: 0 Terminally-ill Charlie to spend final days in a hospice, court hears

Mr Justice Francis gave the parents and GOSH until noon today to reach agreement. His parents would like up to a week to say goodbye to their little boy but his medics say death should come within a few hours. It was previously determined Charlie will be moved to a hospice and taken off life support "shortly after" if no agreement was met. "I became involved in Charlie's case when I was contacted by his parents, and I subsequently agreed to speak with his doctors to discuss whether an ...

Medicine Public health has tips on how to avoid virus spread by mosquitoes
Author: 0 Public health has tips on how to avoid virus spread by mosquitoes

In 2016 the first human case of West Nile virus was reported June 6. IL saw 155 in 2016, including six deaths. Four out of five people infected with West Nile virus will not show any symptoms. "It's just a matter of when they're going to find it in most of the counties in IN, so it comes down to personal protection and trying to eliminate mosquito breeding grounds".

Medicine Tropical Storm Don forms east of Windward Islands
Author: 0 Tropical Storm Don forms east of Windward Islands

Because Don is "compact", its intensity can change significantly, Hurricane Center forecasters said. Even in its weakened state, Don is expected to dump heavy rain on the Windward Islands when it crosses later tonight, increasing the risk of risky mudslides.

Medicine The Jaguar E-Pace has barrel rolled into the record books
Author: 0 The Jaguar E-Pace has barrel rolled into the record books

Don't be fooled by the name, it's not an electric vehicle. In 2015 Jaguar introduced the F-PACE sports auto at the Niederrad Racecourse in Germany, by attempting the world's Largest loop the loop in a vehicle ever. Jaguar says flourishes such as the muscular haunches are inspired directly by the F-Type, while other external characteristics include chrome side fender vents, 3D effect on the grille mesh, tailpipes integrated into the rear valance, tail lights created to look like a chicane ...

Medicine Meningitis Vax Works -- for Gonorrhea
Author: 0 Meningitis Vax Works -- for Gonorrhea

As Petousis-Harris mentions, scientists are not entirely sure why a vaccine intended for meningitis also works against a sexually transmitted infection. It may be possible to eliminate many gonorrhoea infections using a vaccine with only moderate protection. Gonorrhea is still treatable in the U.S., said Bowen, though resistance to the current antibiotics may develop.

Medicine Qatar's deadline to meet neighbours' demands extended
Author: 0 Qatar's deadline to meet neighbours' demands extended

The four states presented a list of 13 demands , including the closure of the pan-Arab Al Jazeera television, to end the blockade on Qatar or face further sanctions. The UAE ambassador to Russian Federation has said Qatar could face fresh sanctions if it does not comply with the demands. They also urged the country to pay compensation for what they claimed to be "loss of life and other financial losses caused by Qatar's policies".

Medicine Lawmakers back today to work on budget deal
Author: 0 Lawmakers back today to work on budget deal

The fiscal morass is the longest in any state since at least the Great Depression. However, the worst outcome could be that the state's credit rating could be downgraded further, to "junk" status. Advocacy groups on all sides are calling on state lawmakers to stop the bickering and break the gridlock that affects residents of all ages and walks of life.

Author: 0 Marijuana Legalization Doesn't Negatively Impact Traffic Fatality Rates

For example, crash reports in Colorado are 14 percent higher than in nearby states where marijuana remains illegal. "One of the claims was that if you legalize marijuana, you're going to have a whole population of drugged drivers out there and have more traffic deaths", Aydelotte said .

Medicine Cubans now face same deportation risk as other immigrants
Author: 0 Cubans now face same deportation risk as other immigrants

But for those in the tourism industry, that has benefited tangibly from a threefold increase in US visitors in the past two years, it is a different story. The government in Havana has made no public statements about the possible changes, although a high-ranking Cuban official told CNN this week that Raúl Castro is willing to negotiate a new deal with Trump.

Medicine Theresa May's two key aides quit following election
Author: 0 Theresa May's two key aides quit following election

Theresa May's top aides Nick Timothy and Fiona Hill have resigned. Davidson, one of the few Conservatives to emerge as a victor from the election after she increased the party's presence in Scotland, said she had demanded, and received, "categoric assurance" from May that the policy would not change.

Medicine New Orleans Thursday weather: Gloriously sunny with blue skies
Author: 0 New Orleans Thursday weather: Gloriously sunny with blue skies

Thursday - Sunny, with a high near 78. Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. Winds could gust as high as 40 miles per hour. South southeast wind 7 to 11 miles per hour. The low at night will be around 53. There's a slight chance of rain before 1 p.m., and highs will reach 69 degrees. Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 73.

Author: 0 British police reveal names of London attackers

The youngest of the attackers, an Italian national of Moroccan descent, he was allowed to enter the United Kingdom and had been living in east London . Less than two weeks earlier, a suicide bomber had killed 22 adults and children at a pop concert in Manchester and, in March, five people died after a vehicle was driven into pedestrians on London's Westminster Bridge.

Medicine Storm wreaks havoc in Cape Town
Author: 0 Storm wreaks havoc in Cape Town

At least eight people have been confirmed dead , including a family of four whose house burnt down due to a lightning strike. Western Cape authorities ordered for the closure of schools and universities in the province on Wednesday for the safety of students and teachers.

Medicine India rejects Trump's charge on Paris pact
Author: 0 India rejects Trump's charge on Paris pact

According to foreign media, she said "talks and terror can not go together" and added that India was engaged with other countries on the issue of cross-border terrorism. She underscored that India had equally good relations with even those countries of West Asia which were at loggers head with each other - like for example Saudi Arabia and Iran, and Israel and Palestine.

Medicine Dogs were at Georgia and Deland shows
Author: 0 Dogs were at Georgia and Deland shows

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention stated that the disease is an avian flu virus that adapted and spread to dogs. Symptoms include sneezing, runny nose, frequent coughing, fever and little to no appetite. The disease isn't deadly on its own, but it can lead to pneumonia. which is. Florida veterinarians are monitoring a canine flu outbreak that's already sickened at least a dozen dogs.

Medicine Police officer injured after shots fired in Queensland
Author: 0 Police officer injured after shots fired in Queensland

By sunset the gunman was holed up in the farm house inside a locked-down area and in a siege situation with Special Emergency Response Team officers. He is suspected of fatally shooting Senior Constable Brett Forte after the police officer intercepted his auto.

Author: 0 Man dies after being sickened in apparent botulism outbreak

Kelly went from being a busy, happy mother of three to a partially paralyzed hospital patient after putting nacho cheese on her Doritos at a gas station, family members say . Health officials have connected 10 botulism illness cases to Valley Oak Food and Fuel gas station in the Walnut Grove suburb. Many people recover fully, but it might take months and extended rehabilitation therapy.

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