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Painkillers Linked To Heart Attack Risk

Painkillers were linked to an increased heart attack risk, according to a study published in the British Medical Journal. As stated in the meta-analysis, which was led by epidemiologist Michèle Bally, patients who were prescribed larger doses oral non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs were more likely to suffer from acute myocardial infarction within 30 days of first taking the drugs. For their ...

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Insomnia Increases Heart Attack And Stroke Risk, New Analysis Finds

Those sleepless nights you’re having may have deadlier consequences than a simple lack of energy in the morning. According to a new meta-analysis of existing studies, insomnia and heart attack and stroke may have a closer link to each other than once thought. Simply put, insomnia is a condition where one has difficulty falling asleep, or tends to wake up ...

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Heartburn Or Heart Attack – Do You Know When To Seek Help?

Indigestion, or heartburn, is a very uncomfortable feeling that is caused by gastro-esophageal reflux. It’s a common problem that many people struggle with daily, and some people only suffer from it after a large heavy meal or a meal that is spicy. Although most people are very familiar with what heartburn feels like, the pain can be severe and alarming, ...

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Philippines: Duterte home city attack blamed on Abu Sayyaf

The Abu Sayyaf militant group was responsible for a bomb attack in the home city of Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte which killed at least 14 people, the government has said. Dozens were wounded in the blast at a market in the southern city of Davao. Mr Duterte – who was in Davao at the time of the blast but was ...

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Philippines: Bomb attack on Davao market kills 12

[unable to retrieve full-text content] At least 12 people are killed in a bomb attack in Davao, the home city of Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte. BBC News – World

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Brock Turner: Stanford sex attack swimmer freed from jail

A student at a top US university whose six-month jail sentence for sexually assaulting an unconscious woman in 2015 was widely criticised for being too lenient has been released from prison. Brock Turner, 21, who was a swimming champion, assaulted the woman outside a Stanford University fraternity house. He was freed from the Santa Clara County Main Jail in San ...

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Colin Kaepernick — Police Org. Demands Apology … How Dare You Attack Cops!

The San Francisco Police Officers Association is demanding an apology from the 49ers and the NFL — claiming “your employee,” Colin Kaepernick, has disrespected cops … and they won’t stand for it.  The SFPOA — the largest union representing the S.F.P.D — has fired off a letter to 49ers owner Jed York and NFL commish Roger Goodell to address the ...

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Yemen suicide attack claimed by IS 'kills dozens' in Aden

At least 60 people have been killed in a suicide car bombing at a military facility in the southern Yemen city of Aden, doctors say. A training camp, or compound used by the pro-government Popular Resistance militia, was hit, reports say. So-called Islamic State said it carried out the attack. It comes amid a fresh push to end Yemen’s 17-month-old ...

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Mexican singer Juan Gabriel dies at 66 of heart attack

The Mexican singer and song-writer Alberto Aguilera Valadez, known by his stage name Juan Gabriel or “El Divo de Juarez”, has died in California. He was 66 and suffered a heart attack two days after performing at a concert in Los Angeles. Juan Gabriel was considered one of Mexico’s leading commercial artists, writing and performing in many diverse styles. He ...

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Bangladesh 'cafe attack planner killed' in police raid

Bangladeshi police say they have stormed a hideout near Dhaka and killed the suspected planner of a cafe attack last month that left 22 people dead. Police said the dead “most probably” included Bangladeshi-Canadian citizen Tamim Chowdhury. Two other suspected militants died in the raid. Twenty hostages and two police officers were killed in the cafe attack in July. Bangladeshi ...

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