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by | February 11, 2018 | 22:31

Sales of OxyContin and other opioids have fallen recently amid pressure from regulators, insurers, and the general public. It worked over 12 hours to maintain a steady level of oxycodone in patients suffering from a wide range of pain ailments.

by | February 11, 2018 | 21:47

Chattanooga Police Chief Roddy says the department is about to begin their fundraising efforts for this year's Special Olympics. After about 45 minutes of plunging, the group carefully hustled back inside to get warm. The money raised will go towards the Special Olympics' annual events. Special Olympics benefits more than 13,000 athletes. "It's a great experience, not only for new people that want to try it out, but especially for people with disabilities", said costume contest judge Zach ...

by | February 11, 2018 | 04:08

Get prep sports breaking news alerts from the Gwinnett Daily Post staff delivered to your email. "Physically I feel good and every day I get better and I get stronger, and that's just something I always keep telling myself every day". Right now my main goal is just to stay in the moment. "It goes unsaid 25 is obviously something that I would love, but I hate to limit myself". Williams' daughter, Alexis Olympia Ohanian Jr., was born September 1.

by | February 10, 2018 | 23:43

Still, the Post pointed out there are good parts of the plan, including possibly preventing another government shutdown, increasing military spending, funding the Children's Health Insurance plan for another four years and devoting $6 billion to the opioid crisis and another $20 billion to infrastructure.

by | February 10, 2018 | 18:21

D'Arcy Short was 36 not out when Australia reached England's total of 137-7 with more than five overs to spare. It was Australia's third consecutive win in the tri-series, which now shifts to New Zealand and a match Tuesday in Wellington between England and New Zealand.

by | February 10, 2018 | 12:24

The governor also maintained that restructuring of the country remains the panacea to this present "maladministration and open bias of the security agencies". Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, on Thursday, visited Benue state to commiserate with the Governor Samuel Ortom and people of the state over the killings in the state by suspected herdsmen.

by | February 10, 2018 | 04:39

This is the first time a member of the Kim dynasty has traveled to South Korea , though their grandfather, Kim Il Sung, went to areas occupied by his troops south of what is now the Demilitarized Zone during the 1950-53 Korean War. "If you want to get a hold of Kim Jong-un and you're a North Korean, maybe you should befriend Kim Yo Jong", Madden said. Neither Mr Pence nor Mr Abe took part in a group photo of the leaders at the reception.

by | February 09, 2018 | 22:19

The jet hand dryers' intense blasts of air were found to be capable of spreading viruses up to three meters across a bathroom, while standard driers spread viruses at up to 75cm and hand towels only 25 cm. Her post gained so much traction online that a USA manufacturer of one of the most prominent brands of hand dryers felt compelled to issue a response.

by | February 09, 2018 | 22:09

More bad news about flu season, as about 10% of deaths were flu-related and hospitalizations are now significantly higher than when CDC first started using its current tracking system in 2010. "That's a signal of how very intense this flu season has been", she noted. They're also more likely to be blocked by the flu vaccine. "What could be mild symptoms for you, could be deadly to someone else", she said, during the briefing.

by | February 09, 2018 | 18:48

The results showed that there was definitely a connection between and an acne diagnosis and an increased risk of developing depression in the subsequent years. the researchers concluded that acne patients are at a higher risk of depression. "This study highlights an important link between skin disease and mental illness".

by | February 09, 2018 | 17:40

On Tuesday, the Supreme Court stepped in to block Democratic adjustments to some of the maps while Republicans appealed a lower court ruling to re-draw them. "Literally all (Democrats) care about is electing Democrats at all times and all costs", said Harnett County Republican State Rep. David Lewis. Partisan gerrymandering is at war with these principles, as courts around the country have been recognizing.

by | February 09, 2018 | 17:17

Chains like Pizza Hut , Papa John's and Domino's have emerged. So raise that slice of supreme, pepperoni, or cheese in the air and celebrate National Pizza Day! In honor of National Pizza Day , the pizza chain is offering a 25% off coupon on February 9 for all regular priced items on its menu.

by | February 09, 2018 | 15:29

In an interview with ITV News , the Health Secretary acknowledged Britain's health service was under extreme pressure , with a host of chronic issues exacerbated by what he described as a "very tough" impact from the flu outbreak. The NHS pointed out that more than 1.7 million patients were admitted, treated, transferred or discharged within four hours in January - up 92,354 or 5.7% on the same month a year ago.

by | February 09, 2018 | 14:17

After chatting for some days on Facebook , they exchanged phone numbers and started chatting on Whatsapp. Group Captain Marwah, 51, was posted at the IAF headquarters here and allegedly shared information about the three new tri-service agencies in the field of cyber warfare, space and special operations with two women.

by | February 09, 2018 | 13:53

Beneficiaries could include cancer patients who want to preserve their fertility , women facing an early menopause, or those who want to delay having children. With the new technique, immature eggs recovered from patients' ovarian tissue can be taken without any delay. MHR: Basic science of reproductive medicine .

by | February 09, 2018 | 10:07

Now six years later, Seattle is moving to dismiss misdemeanor marijuana-possession convictions prosecuted by the city prior to legalization, according to KUOW . It said from 2001 to 2010, police in Washington arrested young African-Americans and Latinos 2.9 and 1.6 times the rate of whites, respectively, even though those groups used marijuana at lower rates than young whites.

by | February 09, 2018 | 09:34

McIlroy ended the opening round three shots adrift after American pair Streelman and Hossler carded bogey-free rounds. World No.1 Dustin Johnson got his tournament off to a flyer with a 67 at Spyglass Hill placing him at five under, and he shares sixth alongside leading Australian Cameron Percy (66, Monterey Peninsula Country Club).

by | February 09, 2018 | 05:03

That bill also included a full year of funding for defense spending. The budget deal is expected to pass the Senate but may encounter difficulties in the House. With the clock ticking toward a midnight funding deadline, Senate leaders said they could not provide any update about the timing for a vote. Democrats will not support it because it does not contain similar spending increases for non-military programs.

by | February 09, 2018 | 01:11

Vaccine is especially important for persons at increased risk for complications from flu, including children, adults aged 65 years and older, persons of any age with underlying medical conditions, and pregnant women. "While it has started to decline, we do not expect it to taper off completely anytime soon", said Arielle LeVeaux, the quality coordinator at West Valley Hospital.

by | February 09, 2018 | 01:13

According to reports, Lucas' mother did not expect him to win the title. "Lucas' winning smile and joyful expression won our hearts this year, and we are all thrilled to name him our 2018 Spokesbaby", said Bill Partyka, President and CEO, Gerber .