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The study is based on analyzing 36 years of medical records for almost 2.8 million people in Denmark over age 50, looking at their histories of brain injuries, dementia and other medical conditions. Given the widespread under-reporting of sport-related concussion the association between TBI and dementia may be even stronger, warned Associate Professor Michael Buckland at the University of Sydney's Brain and Mind Centre.
  • Death notices for April 9

    Death notices for April 9

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    She grew up and received her education in Torrington graduating Torrington High School in 1982. She was born May 9, 1931, in Clinton, Missouri, to Earnest and Ellen Rentchler. She leaves to cherish her memories; six children, seventeen grandchildren, thirty-nine great-grandchildren, twenty-eight great-great grandchildren, a host of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
  • Scientists: Just one night without sleep can lead to Alzheimer's disease

    Scientists: Just one night without sleep can lead to Alzheimer's disease

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    Instead of defining the disease through symptoms like memory problems or fuzzy thinking, the scientists want to focus on biological changes in the brain associated with Alzheimer's. USA lead author Dr Ehsan Shokri-Kojori, from the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Maryland, and colleagues wrote: "This study documents an effect of one-night sleep deprivation on amyloid-beta burden in the hippocampus, thus providing preliminary evidence that sleep, among other factors, could influence ...
  • Amgen Inc. (NASDAQ:AMGN)

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    About 981,961 shares traded. ( AMGN ). Amgen Inc. (AMGN ) is highly profitable company that pays rich dividends. It has outperformed by 256.35% the S&P500. (NasdaqGS: AMGN ) is 0.025494. This number is calculated by dividing net income after tax by the company's total assets. AMGN has 2.27M shares volume.
  • Tractor Supply Co (NASDAQ:TSCO) Shifting Institutional Investors Sentiment

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    The stock increased 4.60% or GBX 0.085 during the last trading session, reaching GBX 1.935. About 6,366 shares traded. It has outperformed by 5.51% the S&P500. Gerspach John C also sold $542,920 worth of Citigroup Inc. ValuEngine downgraded shares of Tractor Supply from a "hold" rating to a "sell" rating in a research report on Monday, April 2nd.
  • Oby Ezekwesili reacts to Buhari's declaration to run for second term

    Oby Ezekwesili reacts to Buhari's declaration to run for second term

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    The two governors who have spoken up are both serving on the platform of the APC. It was the first time in Nigeria's history that a sitting President was defeated at the polls. He said that further meetings had also been scheduled for the President to see some prominent British and Nigerians residing in Britain. Governor Bello then called on Nigerians to drum support for the President, declaring that the nation can not afford to go back to the dark days of extravagancy and impunity.
  • Deadline to register to vote in Pennsylvania draws near

    Deadline to register to vote in Pennsylvania draws near

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    South Carolina Republicans took the first step toward ending the state's practice of crossover voting during primary elections, announcing that the party would ask voters if they feel they should have the option to affiliate with a political party when registering to vote.
  • Beware of 'hectic' flu this season

    Beware of 'hectic' flu this season

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    The paper reports they were all in their eighties. Health officials say the flu is still active in DE after a declining number of cases. The number of confirmed flu cases so far is more than the cases for the 2016 and 2017 seasons combined.
  • Physical Fitness Cuts Risk of Heart Disease

    Physical Fitness Cuts Risk of Heart Disease

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    During the study, they found that exercise , cardiorespiratory fitness , and higher levels of grip strength helps to reduce risks of heart trouble even if you have a genetic predisposition for heart disease . Erik Ingelsson , the study's lead author and a professor of medicine at Stanford University, in a released statement . "We regard the result of our study as very positive for the treatment of breast cancer", summarizes Brenner.
  • Let Analyse Simple Moving Averages - Merck & Co Inc (NYSE: MRK)

    Let Analyse Simple Moving Averages - Merck & Co Inc (NYSE: MRK)

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    The institutional investor held 73,305 shares of the technology company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $12.94M, up from 51,433 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Destination Wealth Mgmt holds 0.02% or 6,364 shs in its capital. ( NYSE : MRK ) for 2.28 million shares. Freestone Capital Limited Liability Corporation has 0.04% invested in Merck & Co., Inc.
  • Road rage in Sarasota as driver forces motorcyclist to curb

    Road rage in Sarasota as driver forces motorcyclist to curb

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    The video then shows the motorcyclist hit the vehicle with his hand before the driver swerves, colliding with the motorcyclist and causing him to crash on the side of the road. The driver of the Mazda has not been caught, according to a news release from the Sarasota County Sheriff's Office . Deputies said the motorcyclist hit the window of the Mazda before the vehicle swerves into the right lane, striking the motorcycle and forcing it to crash off the road, throwing the motorcyclist.
  • Sunrisers Hyderabad eased to victory over Rajasthan Royals in the IPL

    Sunrisers Hyderabad eased to victory over Rajasthan Royals in the IPL

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    Shikhar Dhawan pulled, cut and drove to a blazing 78 not out off 57 balls (13×4, 1×6) while Williamson hit a polished 36 not out (35 balls; 3×4, 16) in SRH's emphatic win. He hammered a length ball off Dhawal Kulkarni through the cover point region and then lifted him over third man to make his intentions clear. Sanju Samson joined captain Ajinkya Rahane .
  • Doctor complains of mosquitoes in plane, IndiGo offloads him

    Doctor complains of mosquitoes in plane, IndiGo offloads him

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    They mistreated me. I had to arrange my next ticket for Bengaluru after a lot of hardship", alleged Rai. The low-priced carrier said Rai was offloaded due to unruly behaviour and had used threatening language. "They called me a terrorist and said that I was a threat to other passengers", he says in a video . In November a year ago, Olympic champion PV Sindhu had slammed IndiGo airlines ground staff on social media for allegedly misbehaving with her during her flight from Hyderabad to ...
  • Federal deficits projected to rise, surpassing $1 trillion in 2020

    Federal deficits projected to rise, surpassing $1 trillion in 2020

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    Former Fed Chair Janet Yellen, along with four other former chairs of the White House Council of Economic Advisers, write in today's Washington Post that the USA deficit will be rising in the coming years primarily because of the tax cuts passed last year , not because spending , especially for entitlements, has increased.
  • PM To Flag off India's Superfast Train, Join Champaran Event

    PM To Flag off India's Superfast Train, Join Champaran Event

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    Around 20,000 Swachhagrahis attended Prime Minister Narendra Modi's address in Bihar on Tuesday. India's first 12,000 HP freight electric locomotive will be flagged-off on the occasion too. The four sewage projects, worth Rs. 1,156 crores, aim at creating a sewage-treatment capacity of 60 million litres daily (MLD). Mahatma Gandhi launched the Champaran Satyagrah over a century ago, on April 10, 1917 against the Britishers to fight for the rights of farmers who were forced to undertake ...
  • FDA Restricts Sales of Bayer's Essure Contraceptive Implant

    FDA Restricts Sales of Bayer's Essure Contraceptive Implant

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    The required brochure includes comparative information on various other contraception methods - IUDs; hormonal pills, patches, and implants; male condoms; female barrier devices; and the so-called rhythm method. The FDA had ordered Bayer to conduct a postmarket study and add a boxed warning and patient decision checklist to the device's labeling in February 2016 .
  • Synthetic marijuana linked to 3rd death in IL

    Synthetic marijuana linked to 3rd death in IL

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    As of Monday, it said, there have been 107 cases of bleeding from synthetic cannabis use in IL since March 7. Officials say that while authorities haven't found the substance in NY yet, cases of severe and life-threatening bleeding have been reported in five states: Illinois, Maryland, Wisconsin, Indiana and Missouri.
  • Bus that hit Long Island overpass run by NJ company

    Bus that hit Long Island overpass run by NJ company

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    The students were returning home from John F. Kennedy International Airport when the bus crashed into the overpass, mangling the roof and trapping one person. The rest sustained minor injuries. It was not immediately clear if anyone was injured. ABC 7 Eyewitness News reported that police said the driver, Troy Gaston, was from Bethlehem, Pennsylvania.
  • Yamana Gold Inc. (AUY) stock plunged -19.45% during recent three months

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    It is trading at a P/S value of 3.64 and P/B registered at 1.93. Short interest, which represents the percentage of a stock's tradable shares now being shorted, captures what the market as a whole feels about a stock. Currently BBD stock price trend is considered bearish. The recent change has given its price a -7.97% deficit over SMA 50 and -13.83% deficit over its 52-week high.
  • Dortmund bounce back to beat Stuttgart 3-0

    Dortmund bounce back to beat Stuttgart 3-0

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    Borussia Dortmund bounced back from Der Klassiker humiliation to strengthen their grip on a Champions League spot with a 3-0 home win over Stuttgart on Sunday. The U.S. worldwide also scored in Dortmund's August 19 league opener at Wolfsburg and on September 20 at Hamburg. The only Dortmund player with as many goals in his first nine league games for the club was Manfred Burgsmüller in 1977.