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Nurse defies Ebola quarantine in Maine, goes for bike ride as legal showdown … – Fox News


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Nurse defies Ebola quarantine in Maine, goes for bike ride as legal showdown
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A Maine nurse back from treating Ebola patients in West Africa followed through on her vow to defy the state's "voluntary" quarantine on Thursday, leaving her home for a bike ride. Kaci Hickox and her boyfriend stepped out of their home Thursday morning …
Ebola Nurse Kaci Hickox Defies Quarantine With Bike RideABC News
Maine nurse defies quarantine order by taking bike rideUSA TODAY
Kaci Hickox, Nurse Under Ebola Quarantine, Takes Bike Ride, Defying Maine New York Times
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Ebola: Danger in Sierra Leone, progress in Liberia – Daily Mail


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Ebola: Danger in Sierra Leone, progress in Liberia
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FREETOWN, Sierra Leone (AP) — Liberia is making some progress in containing the Ebola outbreak while Sierra Leone is "in a crisis situation which is going to get worse," the top anti-Ebola officials in the two countries said. The people of both countries must …
Ebola infection slowing down in Liberia: WHOBusiness Standard
WHO: Ebola 'slowing' in LiberiaIndependent Online
Ebola may be slowing in Liberia, WHO saysBoston Globe

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Next-generation crash dummies weigh 273 POUNDS to reflect Americans have … – Daily Mail


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Next-generation crash dummies weigh 273 POUNDS to reflect Americans have
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Crash-test dummies are packing on the pounds to better reflect the expanding waistlines and larger rear ends of many Americans. Manufacturer Humanetics has developed the new model after studies found that obese drivers are 78 percent more likely to die …
Crash Test Dummies Getting Bigger, Like the Average AmericanPioneer News
'Crash test dummies are too skinny!'Independent Online
Overweight Crash Test Dummies Developed in Response to Rising US Obesity Fox 28
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Sperm donor mother on making her decision to have children – BBC News


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Sperm donor mother on making her decision to have children
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A national sperm bank charged with reversing a growing shortage of donor sperm is opening at Birmingham Women's Hospital. The number of UK-based sperm donors has been increasing since 2004 but demand has increased even faster. Denmark and the …
Sperm donorsThe Economist
UK Opens National Sperm Bank Amid Donor ShortageABC News
New national sperm bank will 'build families'Nursing Times

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Pfizer meningitis vaccine wins FDA approval – Fox News


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Pfizer meningitis vaccine wins FDA approval
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Pfizer Inc has won U.S. approval for its Trumenba vaccine against meningitis B, a potentially deadly bacterial disease that has recently caused outbreaks on college campuses, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration said on Wednesday. Trumenba, approved …
First Vaccine Against Meningitis B, Approved By FDAYouth Health Magzine
FDA approves 1st vaccine for deadly form of meningitisPhilly.com
US approves first vaccine against dangerous meningitis strainBusiness Standard
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China ‘vulnerable’ to Ebola – expert – Independent Online


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China 'vulnerable' to Ebola – expert
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iol pic wld_HEALTH-EBOLA-CHINA_1030_11 REUTERS A monitor displays the body temperature of a passenger, right, arriving at the Beijing Capital International Airport. Picture: Kim Kyung-Hoon. Beijing – China is “vulnerable” to the deadly Ebola outbreak …

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Terminally ill woman “may not end my life Nov.1st” – KRMG


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Terminally ill woman "may not end my life Nov.1st"
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In her latest message, Brittany Maynard added, "if November 2nd comes along, and I'm still alive, I know that we'll just still be moving forward as a family, like, out of love for each other and that that decision will come later." Maynard continued "I still have …
Bucket list complete, 29-year-old cancer patient puts off ending lifeW*USA 9
Brittany changes mind on death dateNEWS.com.au
Brittany Maynard update:Terminally ill woman may have changed mind about WPTV
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Hatton High goes pink – Moulton Advertiser


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Hatton High goes pink
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Hatton High School students wrap each other in pink ribbon during a game at the “Pink Out” pep rally last Thursday while others watch while wearing their pink shirts they bought to raise money for breast cancer awareness in Alabama. The school raised …
Breast health: What you need to knowThe Recorder
'Pink Power Mom': Local breast cancer survivor gets award for helping others The Times and Democrat
Listening to, educating of patients importantNewsbug.info
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Hidden Camera Records More than 100 Catcalls Aimed at New York Woman – ABC News


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Hidden Camera Records More than 100 Catcalls Aimed at New York Woman
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Aided by a hidden camera, a New York City woman has exposed what she says happens to her every day on the city's streets. Shoshanna Roberts says she was catcalled over 100 times while being filmed over the course of 10 hours. “It was all types people,” …
Here's What It's Like to Walk the Streets of NYC as a White Man, According to TIME
Viral video documents New York street harassmentMiamiHerald.com
Woman in viral street harassment video now getting death, rape threatsQ13 FOX
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Discovery of 100-Plus Genes Tied to Autism May Improve Treatments – Philly.com


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Discovery of 100-Plus Genes Tied to Autism May Improve Treatments
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(HealthDay News) — More than 100 genes have been identified that appear linked to autism spectrum disorders, two new studies report. And researchers say they are on their way to discovering up to 1,000 genes overall that may contribute to the disorder.
Many more genes linked to autismWTSP 10 News
Scientists find dozens of new genes linked to autismDaily Digest
Scientists link 60 genes to autism riskQ13 FOX
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