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Study shows coffee can reduce risk of multiple sclerosis

US News - Sat, 03/05/2016 - 02:54

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According to a new research study, drinking a lot of coffee everyday can significantly reduce the risk of multiple sclerosis (MS).

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Study shows coffee can reduce risk of multiple sclerosis

Health News - Sat, 03/05/2016 - 02:54

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According to a new research study, drinking a lot of coffee everyday can significantly reduce the risk of multiple sclerosis (MS).

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In a New Funding Round Snapchat Raises $175 Million from Fidelity

US News - Fri, 03/04/2016 - 08:48

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Reportedly, Messaging app Snapchat raised $175 million in a new funding round from financial service group Fidelity Investment. The news comes at a time when there is increasing investor concern for the once hot startups.

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Freddie Mac Said Mortgage Rates Slightly Up During the Weekend

US News - Fri, 03/04/2016 - 08:44

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On Thursday, there was a slight rise for the interest rates in fixed-rate mortgages on a weekly basis. The market is still waiting for the Federal Reserve to indicate it's time for further interest rate hikes, says Mortgage buyer Freddie Mac.

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Herbalife Blames Database Error for Overstated Growth Numbers

US News - Fri, 03/04/2016 - 08:36

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Herbalife, the Los Angeles, California based American multinational corporation, selling and developing nutrition supplements, sports nutrition and other personal-care products, was already facing questions related to its business model and its legality.

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Comparably Launches Platform that will Allow Comparing Salary Data

US News - Fri, 03/04/2016 - 08:30

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It's not a comfortable to question someone how much salary do they earn, but often that's a question people are inquisitive about.

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Sporting Goods Retailer, Sports Authority Files for Bankruptcy Protection; Announces Closing 140 Stores

US News - Thu, 03/03/2016 - 05:36

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On Wednesday, Sports Authority, the largest sporting goods retailer in the world filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy. It then said it will be closing hundred and forty stores in the coming three months.

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Aubrey McClendon Dies in a Car Crash in Oklahoma

US News - Thu, 03/03/2016 - 05:22

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On Wednesday, Aubrey McClendon, the ex- Chief Executive of Chesapeake Energy died in a car crash in Oklahoma. He had a big role to play in the country's shale revolution. The incident happened just one day after the Department of Justice announced that he was indicted on charges of federal bid-rigging and conspiring to keep the prices low that are paid for oil and natural gas leases.

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Demand for hip and knee replacements rise in previous decade

US News - Thu, 03/03/2016 - 03:15

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According to a new report, the demand for hip and knee replacements has increased significantly during the previous decade.

 

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Demand for hip and knee replacements rise in previous decade

Health News - Thu, 03/03/2016 - 03:15

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According to a new report, the demand for hip and knee replacements has increased significantly during the previous decade.

 

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Doctors give cancer destroying vaccine to woman in UK

US News - Thu, 03/03/2016 - 03:02

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A team of doctors in the UK have said that they have injected a patient with a vaccine aimed at destroying tumours everywhere in one of the first of its kind procedure in the world.

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Doctors give cancer destroying vaccine to woman in UK

Health News - Thu, 03/03/2016 - 03:02

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A team of doctors in the UK have said that they have injected a patient with a vaccine aimed at destroying tumours everywhere in one of the first of its kind procedure in the world.

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Oil Output in Gulf of Mexico Close to Hitting a record in 2017

US News - Wed, 03/02/2016 - 08:40

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Although the oil prices have hit their record lows and the markets have been reeling with a supply glut, yet by the end of this month, the U. S. government will open close to forty five million acres to oil and natural gas development projects in the Gulf of Mexico.

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Pincus Stepping Down as Zynga’s Chief Executive, Frank Gibeau Taking Over; Stocks Climb

US News - Wed, 03/02/2016 - 08:36

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Mark Pincus, the co-founder of Zynga is stepping down from his role for the second time as a chief executive officer and the news seem to thrill the investors. Frank Gibeau, an ex- executive of Electronic Arts is replacing Mark Pincus.

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Forbes Magazine Published its 30th Annual List of Billionaires; Here’s a Sneak Peek

US News - Wed, 03/02/2016 - 08:31

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The names of billionaires are out yet again with Forbes magazine's 30th annual list of billionaires. This time, once more Greenwich occupied one of the leading positions with eight of Connecticut's thirteen billionaires living there. Donald Trump, the Republican presidential hopeful had also once been a resident.

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Justice Department Charged Aubrey McClendon for Conspiring in Oil and Natural Gas Bidding in Oklahoma

US News - Wed, 03/02/2016 - 08:26

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On Tuesday, the Justice Department announced that Aubrey McClendon, ex- chief executive officer of Chesapeake Energy Corp has been charged for conspiring to rig bids to buy oil and natural gas leases in Oklahoma.

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Study says NHS will shell out £3.3 billion for bed blocking in five years

US News - Tue, 03/01/2016 - 13:33

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A new report has said that the UK's health service is likely to waste around £3.3 billion during the coming five years on "bed blocking" as the number of patients increases in hospitals.

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Study says NHS will shell out £3.3 billion for bed blocking in five years

Health News - Tue, 03/01/2016 - 13:33

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A new report has said that the UK's health service is likely to waste around £3.3 billion during the coming five years on "bed blocking" as the number of patients increases in hospitals.

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Thousands of doctor and nursing posts are vacant in NHS

Health News - Mon, 02/29/2016 - 13:56

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Trusts and health boards have said that thousands of doctor and nursing posts are vacantacross the United Kingdom.

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Cafferkey discharged after ‘post Ebola complication’ treatment

Health News - Mon, 02/29/2016 - 13:54

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Pauline Cafferkey, who was working to treat Ebola patients and was infected herself, has been discharged from the Royal Free Hospital after her third treatment at the hospital.

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