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Medicine Should You Buy Coconut Oil or Leave it on the Shelf?
Author: 0 Should You Buy Coconut Oil or Leave it on the Shelf?

Indeed you can now find coconut oil in everything from hair serum to toothpaste. This is based on new evidence showing that "bad" LDL cholesterol comes in two particle sizes: large and small, the large being good, and the small leading to heart problems.

Author: 0 Horizon Pharma PLC (HZNP) Downgraded to Neutral at Mizuho

It also upped Pfizer Inc (NYSE:PFE) stake by 292,772 shares and now owns 1.21M shares. Investors sentiment decreased to 1.02 in Q4 2016. In the last earnings report the EPS was $-1.32 and is expected to be $0.84 for the current year with 162,709,000 shares presently outstanding.

Medicine Kentucky's Malik Monk makes his case for Sixers
Author: 0 Kentucky's Malik Monk makes his case for Sixers

Smith is more of a combo guard than a true point guard, so Philadelphia could be interested in him playing alongside Simmons in the backcourt. But we wanted to challenge him in some other ways. Monk, who's only 19, said his biggest area of improvement is how much he will need to learn about the National Basketball Association. This may be the first time that a shooter has done so much defense in a workout, but [it's] really important to see a whole slate of skills.

Medicine Nikki Haley admits that Trump believes the 'climate is changing'
Author: 0 Nikki Haley admits that Trump believes the 'climate is changing'

Now it would require other developed countries to contribute more generously offset the financial dent made by USA exit. She said the USA pulled out of the Paris pact because the rules hurt US businesses. The three states already belong to an emissions reduction pact of states and cities worldwide, but Thursday's action marked a direct stand against the Trump administration and a formal commitment to upholding the targets of the Paris agreement.

Author: 0 Sailing-Lack of wind puts Wednesday's America's Cup races on hold

The four races will be sailed Thursday, which had been a lay day. Jimmy Spithill, the Oracle Team USA skipper, believes the bonus point they earned after beating Emirates Team Zealand could prove “incredibly important” in determining in the outcome of the Americas Cup.

Medicine The 2018 Ford F-150 Gets A New Engine And More Horsepower
Author: 0 The 2018 Ford F-150 Gets A New Engine And More Horsepower

For the more than 20 percent of Expedition owners that use their SUV for off-road adventure, Ford introduces the all-new 2018 Expedition FX4 Off-Road Package , making this the most off-road-capable Expedition ever. The 2018 Ford Expedition XLT model also gets a new FX4 Off-Road Package . First off, the F-150's 2.7-liter EcoBoost V-6 is getting paired with the 10-speed automatic transmission, a move just about everyone saw coming.

Medicine May nears deal with Northern Irish 'kingmakers'
Author: 0 May nears deal with Northern Irish 'kingmakers'

Following the loss of her parliamentary majority in last week's polls, May is now desperately seeking the support of the 10 MPs from Northern Ireland's ultra-conservative Democratic Unionist Party . The government meanwhile said the state opening of the parliament - when May s government presents its legislation programme - will take place on June 21, two days later than planned.

Medicine Greek Government Praises Deal with Creditors
Author: 0 Greek Government Praises Deal with Creditors

After two years of hesitation, the International Monetary Fund ( IMF ) said it was ready to participate in the country's third bailout. Greece has been experiencing a financial crisis since 2010. While conceding that Greece didn't get everything it wanted, Tsakalotos said the country could now turn the page on its bailout era. "And we also recognize that all sides have tried to give and compromise to some extent".

Medicine UK's May holds alliance talks with N. Ireland party chief
Author: 0 UK's May holds alliance talks with N. Ireland party chief

Meanwhile, talks are continuing between the DUP and Conservatives , to secure the support of the DUP's 10 MPs in steering government business, including crucial measures on Brexit , through the Commons. The worldwide human rights group issued the call ahead of a meeting between the two leaders, who are negotiating to allow Mrs May's Conservatives to form a minority government.

Medicine Democrats win annual baseball game with special meaning
Author: 0 Democrats win annual baseball game with special meaning

Republican and Democratic team members set aside partisan politics Thursday night to play the game, and said they are competing as one - Team Scalise . Roger Williams , R-Texas, who injured his ankle in the chaos Wednesday and will watch from the third-base coaching box. A hospital statement said Scalise was doing better over the previous 24 hours but would be in the hospital for some time.

Medicine Broccoli extract could help treat type 2 diabetes
Author: 0 Broccoli extract could help treat type 2 diabetes

The human study that followed indicated that concentrated sulforaphane could be a viable treatment for Type 2 diabetes . Among the participants, only three people continued taking metformin . Insulin , a hormone that regulates blood sugar, gives us the energy that we need to live. Compared with adults who did not consume the broccoli sprout extract, those who did consume the extract showed a significant reduction in fasting blood glucose levels .

Medicine FDA Wants To Withdraw This Opioid Drug From The Market
Author: 0 FDA Wants To Withdraw This Opioid Drug From The Market

In fact, it marks the first time that the regulator has taken initiative to ban a now marketed opioid pain medication from sale because of consequences of abuse to public health. Critics worry that even "abuse-deterrent" versions of painkillers, which typically are harder to crush or dissolve and are marketed as a safe alternative to other opioids, are still abusable.

Author: 0 UK, EU in suspense as May tries to strike power deal

Mrs May's authority has been severely diminished after a disastrous general election which saw her lose her Commons majority and a deal with the DUP looks vital for the continuation of Tory rule. "We will continue to take the fight to the Tories and I will be out campaigning around the country in Conservative marginals in those extra seats we need to gain to deliver the government for the many that nearly 13 million people voted for last week".

Medicine Watch Kobayashi smash the Le Mans lap record
Author: 0 Watch Kobayashi smash the Le Mans lap record

Piloted by Kamui Kobayashi , the Toyota TS050 Hybrid stopped the clock at 3:14.791, making it the new all-time lap record at the 8.469-mile Circuit de la Sarthe. Jani's 3m17.259s put the #1 Porsche almost 2.5 seconds in arrears of the leading Toyota, while a 3m18.067s for Timo Bernhard in the sister #2 919 Hybrid was enough for third.

Author: 0 Grenfell Tower fire: Theresa May orders full public inquiry

The online portal stated that firefighters have so far rescued 65 people from the building. "Our specialist urban search and rescue crews are now working to make the block safe so our firefighters can continue to progress throughout the building, making a detailed, fingertip search for anyone who may still be inside", she said.

Medicine Vaping may be just as harmful as smoking
Author: 0 Vaping may be just as harmful as smoking

The University of CT researchers crafted a screening device and discovered that e-cigarettes are filled with a nicotine-based liquid, which is "potentially as harmful as unfiltered cigarettes when it comes to causing DNA damage", according to UConn Today's report .

Author: 0 AG Jeff Sessions Wants To Block Laws Protecting Marijuana Users

And another 21 states have legalized medical marijuana , despite the federal government's reluctance to recognize marijuana's medicinal uses. While the national violent crime rate has been increasing in recent years - along with urban homicide rates - national rates are about half of what they were 15 years ago, according to research from the nonprofit Pew Research Center.

Medicine USA congressman Steve Scalise still critical after Washington shooting
Author: 0 USA congressman Steve Scalise still critical after Washington shooting

Scalise was struck in the left hip and collapsed on the field, according to witnesses. She said she hasn't been with her husband since March, when he moved to the Washington D.C. Scalise was undergoing a third operation on Thursday, Representative Barbara Comstock, a Virginia Republican, wrote on Twitter . He then urged people to pray.

Medicine BJP clinches one-vote win in Karnataka upper House
Author: 0 BJP clinches one-vote win in Karnataka upper House

The result of Thursday's no-confidence motion to oust Chairman of the Legislative Council D H Shankaramurthy brought to the fore an interesting development in Janata Dal (Secular): state unit president H D Kumaraswamy taking a call on backing the BJP though his father and patriarch H D Deve Gowda made a decision to stick to the policy of staying equi-distant from both national parties.

Medicine Summer Reading for Kids and Adults at EBPL
Author: 0 Summer Reading for Kids and Adults at EBPL

The National Bank's program encourages and promotes the use of reading amongst families during the summertime and runs their program in libraries across the country . Wednesday, June 21, 1 p.m., is the 3rd week of the Judy Braswell Art Series. "We have been trying for a few years to get Tommy Terrific here at the library and we've finally succeeded this year!" says librarian Beth Edwards.

Author: 0 Escaped inmates now believed to be traveling in stolen truck

Monica was 42 and leaves behind a wife, Dozier said. "We do have confirmation that they were in the Family Dollar earlier this afternoon - around 2:30ish - and that's why we're doing the grid search both north and south of this location", Bish said.

Medicine Do Americans believe Trump is impeding Russian Federation investigation?
Author: 0 Do Americans believe Trump is impeding Russian Federation investigation?

But it has today been described as a "crime scene" following revelations the probe into Russia's interference in the U.S. election has been widened to include allegations President Donald Trump attempted to obstruct justice. News accounts this week said Trump was considering firing him, but the White House eventually said he does not plan to. Mr Trump was strongly critical of some of Mr Comey's testimony but said Mr Comey had vindicated him by saying while he was at the agency, Mr Trump ...

Medicine Shooter of US Congressman was living in his auto
Author: 0 Shooter of US Congressman was living in his auto

Representative Roger Williams said in a press conference that "there could have easily been 25 deaths or more today", if not for the courageous acts of the two Capitol Police officers-Crystal Griner and David Bailey. Fox News anchor Bret Baier tweeted that Scalise was shot in the hip and is expected to survive. He was tended to by fellow lawmakers including Brad Wenstrup, a congressman who is a physician, before being transported to a hospital, where he was listed in critical condition .

Medicine University of Michigan regents approve free-tuition program
Author: 0 University of Michigan regents approve free-tuition program

The Board of Regents also approved a tuition increase by 2.9% for in-state undergraduate students, and an increase of 4.5% for out-of-state undergraduate students, and tuition for most graduate programs will increase by 4.1%. K-State students will pay 2.9 percent more. Most of the universities' tuition increases - while smaller, percentage-wise, than past year - were not approved unanimously after some board members expressed concern about the impact on affordability for students, The ...

Medicine Mead Johnson Nutrition Company
Author: 0 Mead Johnson Nutrition Company

Point72 Asia (Hong Kong) holds 3,592 shares. The rating was maintained by Credit Suisse with "Neutral" on Tuesday, January 19. State Of Tennessee Treasury Department holds 0.02% of its portfolio in Mead Johnson Nutrition CO (NYSE:MJN) for 57,881 shares.

Author: 0 Here's what happens when a jury is deadlocked

Some jurors looked defeated as the judge ordered them to continue deliberating. The judge did not set a deadline for how much longer jurors should deliberate on the three counts of aggravated indecent assault, a charge that carries up to 10 years in prison.

Author: 0 USMNT 1, Mexico 1

First, before Sunday night's World Cup qualifying match in Mexico City, the home fans booed loudly when "The Star-Spangled Banner" was played, and most refused to stand during the US national anthem, USA Today reported . The crowd of 81,000 at Estadio Azteca was stunned. "Bruce came in and has done a really good job of little by little making sure we get back to who we are.

Medicine CRTC bans cellphone unlocking fees, clarifies rules for so-called family plans
Author: 0 CRTC bans cellphone unlocking fees, clarifies rules for so-called family plans

The telecom regulator is making several other changes to the code that it says will give Canadians more control over their wireless services. The update also said that customers unhappy with a new device purchase will be able to cancel their contract within 15 days and return the device in near-new condition without penalty, unless they have used more than their monthly usage limit.

Author: 0 Jurors Deadlocked in Cosby Sexual Assault Trial

Also outside the courthouse, one of Bill Cosby's 60 or so sex assault accusers Lili Bernard was confronted by a small group of women chanting "Free Bill!" and toting "Free Bill Cosby " signs. Cosby spokesman Andrew Wyatt has been a central part of the show outside the courthouse. Constand's lawyer, Dolores Troiani, says only that the jury is "apparently working very hard" to reach agreement on the charges .

Author: 0 Attorneys General Of Maryland And DC Sue Trump Over His Businesses

The two attorney generals are Democratic, and it is expected that some other Democrats in Congress will also file a similar lawsuit . The attorneys general in the nation's capital and Maryland filed a lawsuit Monday against President Trump , arguing he is violating anti-corruption clauses in the Constitution by allowing his businesses to accept payments from foreign governments and other government entities .

Author: 0 Adele visits London's Grenfell Tower after massive fire

More than 200 firefighters worked through the night and were still finding pockets of fire inside later in the day. The 24-storey Grenfell Tower was home to around 600 people when the fire ripped through the building before dawn on Wednesday.

Medicine Attacked while running, woman drowns rabid raccoon in puddle
Author: 0 Attacked while running, woman drowns rabid raccoon in puddle

Borch left for the run that morning along a familiar, overgrown trail near her house, but not before her brother warned her about a raccoon he'd seen oddly "sulking" in their yard, the Press Herald reported. Eventually the rabid creature stopped clawing at her, released its paws and stopped biting down on her thumb. As she was running, she encountered the raccoon on the path and it began charging toward her.

Author: 0 Jury deadlocks in Cosby trial; judge says keep deliberating

Attorney Gloria Allred arrives for jury deliberations in Bill Cosy's sexual assault trial at the Montgomery County Courthouse in Norristown, Pa ., Wednesday, June 14, 2017. Cosby's version of events was read through statements by prosecutors and police detectives. "This is an incredible jury that has just acted with incredible dignity and fidelity", O'Neill told the jury as he dismissed them Wednesday night.

Medicine Tightening Cuba restrictions, Trump again chips away at Obama's
Author: 0 Tightening Cuba restrictions, Trump again chips away at Obama's

Edi Coba says he is not sure his new rooftop bar in the heart of Old Havana that buzzes at night with hip, tattooed young Americans will survive if U.S. Marco Rubio , Republican Florida. "We've been walking through all these issues with the president and his team", Rubio told El Nuevo Herald in April.

Medicine Eating fried potatoes reportedly linked to higher risk of death
Author: 0 Eating fried potatoes reportedly linked to higher risk of death

Even though most of us may have assumed that fried potatoes could be unhealthy for us, there is "very limited" scientific data on this issue, Veronese explained in an email. Only 33.5 pounds were fresh potatoes; however, the remaining 78.5 pounds were processed. OMG moment: An ingredient in French fries could actually burn fat! Susanna Larsson of the Institute of Environmental Medicine in Stockholm, Sweden, argued that the study contained "no evidence" suggesting that potato ...

Author: 0 No UK govt deal likely Wednesday due to London fire: DUP

Foster said her party would go into the talks "with the national interest at heart". Media reports suggested an agreement could be delayed into next week, but the spokesman said: " I certainly have heard nothing on this side to indicate that ".

Author: 0 Global Thiophanate Methyl Market 2017 Industry Development Trends and Forecast 2021

The demand of the product from different application areas and its future consumption is also been discussed in the report. The competitive landscape of the global market for Procedure/Treatment Carts is determined by evaluating the various market participants, production capacity, Procedure/Treatment Carts market's production chain, and the revenue generated by each manufacturer in the Procedure/Treatment Carts market worldwide.

Medicine National Clean Air Day 2017
Author: 0 National Clean Air Day 2017

Head of policy, Tony Lewis, said: 'The Government's proposals are woefully inadequate to tackle air pollution and place far too much responsibility on the shoulders of our over-stretched local authorities. We can choose the food we eat and the water we drink but have no choice over the air we breathe. TfGM are also working with more than 500 businesses to help them become more sustainable and to try and reduce the business's and employee's contribution to air pollution.

Medicine Trio of celebs to enter Big Brother house
Author: 0 Trio of celebs to enter Big Brother house

This prompted Ellie to say: "I've pissed in someone's mouth before". Chanelle has already had a formal warning for spitting at another housemate during her one week stay in the series so far. She might have entered the Big Brother house as one of three VIP housemates this week, but TOWIE star Gemma Collins will probably be regretting her decision after Wednesday night's antics.

Author: 0 Senate reaches cross-party deal on new Russian Federation sanctions

In addition to codifying and strengthening existing sanctions implemented by the Obama administration, the proposed amendment imposes new sanctions against "corrupt Russian actors" as well as human rights abusers and Russians who attempt to evade sanctions.

Medicine Bills targeting opioid abuse up for Wisconsin Senate vote
Author: 0 Bills targeting opioid abuse up for Wisconsin Senate vote

The state Assembly is set to vote on a bill that gives legislators the power to reject new administrative rules that are expensive for businesses. The bill would also increase penalties for repeated offenses of auto theft and operating a vehicle without the owner's consent.

Medicine Fever during pregnancy 'may result in risk of autism'
Author: 0 Fever during pregnancy 'may result in risk of autism'

Researchers found that mothers who experienced a fever over 99 degrees F (37.22 C) during the second trimester of pregnancy had a 40 percent increased risk of having a child with ASD compared to women who had no fevers. Mady Hornig of Columbia University and colleagues wrote in their report. Since fever is caused by acute inflammation, the profound difference in risk of ASD is consistent with the idea that a longer exposure of the fetus to an inflammatory environment in the womb can cause a ...

Medicine London fire chief: No more survivors expected
Author: 0 London fire chief: No more survivors expected

Firefighters at the scene of Grenfell Tower fire . "It will take weeks before this building is cleared and truly searched properly", she said. Others said they had warned repeatedly about fire safety in the block. "But we were just looking up". Mr Fitzpatrick, who was a firefighter for 20 years, said: "We've been pressing for fire sprinkler systems in buildings where we think it's appropriate - certainly over a height level and in places where there is vulnerability, care homes and in ...

Medicine Police report casualties after blast at China kindergarten
Author: 0 Police report casualties after blast at China kindergarten

Witnesses said there were casualties, but the exact number is unclear, the report said. An official at the police station in Fengxian county in Jiangsu province told AFP that the cause of the explosion was under investigation. The force of the blast tore the clothes off some people. In one video clip posted online, a man covered in blood was seen trying to stand up only to collapse again.

Medicine Champions Trophy: India aim to dominate Bangladesh in semi-final
Author: 0 Champions Trophy: India aim to dominate Bangladesh in semi-final

Steady progress enabled Bangladesh to win the ICC Trophy in 1997 and two years later they played in the full World Cup where they pulled off a famous victory over Pakistan . Ian Gould was the umpire who adjudged Rubel's full-toss as a waist high "no-ball" with Rohit being holed out at deep mid-wicket boundary. In the aftermath of the match, Bangladesh erupted in fury, convinced that a conspiracy had been afoot.

Author: 0 Building blaze traumatizes London firefighters

Mr Fitzpatrick, who was a firefighter for 20 years, told LBC: "We've been pressing for fire sprinkler systems in buildings where we think it's appropriate - certainly over a height level and in places where there is vulnerability, care homes and in schools - and Government has been resisting that for some time".