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Measles Complication SSPE Kills Children And Adults Years After The Fact

A measles complication that has been known to kill children, and even adults, years after they recover from the illness, isn’t as rare as experts had once thought. Previously, subacute sclerosing panencephalitis, or SSPE, was thought to have affected about one in 100,000 previous measles patients, making it a fairly rare disease in pre-vaccine times. But new research released on ...

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Ben Stiller Reveals He Has Been Battling Cancer For The Past Two Years

Actor Ben Stiller has just revealed that he had been diagnosed with prostate cancer two years ago. Speaking on The Howard Stern Show on Tuesday, October 4, Stiller opened up about his battle with the disease for the first time. “I got diagnosed with prostate cancer Friday, June 13th, 2014. On September 17th of that year I got a test ...

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10,000 Years After First Fermented Beverages Were Brewed, A Cure For Alcohol Dependence On The Horizon

“It’s like they forgot they were dependent,” Olivier George, leader of a new study published in The Journal of Neuroscience, says of the alcohol-addicted subjects in a new animal model study. Scientists believe that fermented beverages were first brewed as early as the seventh millennium B.C.. Other scientists now say that they have finally discovered a way to completely remove ...

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After 50 Years Of ‘Trek’ Can The Star Trek Universe Be Saved?

After 50 years of ‘Trek’ and the lackluster reaction to the latest Star Trek film, Star Trek: Beyond, is the Star Trek franchise exhausted, or can the Star Trek universe be saved? The answer to this question requires a look at what Star Trek has been, what it is now and what it can be in the years to come. ...

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Tom Sizemore — Facing 3 Years in GF Beating Case

Tom Sizemore just got hit with 3 charges for allegedly beating up his girlfriend, and it could mean a nice stretch in jail for him. We’ve learned the L.A. City Attorney charged Sizemore with domestic violence, battery and terrorist threats. TMZ broke the story … the actor got busted after his gf accused him of hitting her in the head ...

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Switched At Birth: 41 Years Later, Two Friends Find Out They Were Switched, And They’re Not The Only Ones [Video]

In a shocking case of out of rural Northern Canada, a pair of good friends have just discovered that they were switched at birth 41 years ago. The mistake allegedly took place at a government-run Canadian hospital in Manitoba back in 1975. Reportedly, DNA tests have confirmed that Leon Swanson and David Tait Jr. were indeed raised by the wrong ...

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Brussels set to demand years of extra tax payments from Apple

Apple is preparing to appeal an imminent order that it pay back years of unpaid taxes to the Irish state should the European Commission rule this week that Ireland gave the tech giant illegal state aid. The European Commission is expected to declare this week that deals stretching back 25 years between Apple and the Irish state gave the company an unfair ...

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Canadian couple forced to live apart after 62 years

An elderly Canadian couple who have been married for 62 years have been forced to live in separate care homes. A photo of Wolfram Gottschalk, 83, and his wife, Anita, 81, went viral after their granddaughter shared their story. Ashley Baryik, 29 said her grandparents have been separated because there is no room for both of them at the same ...

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How Tim Cook has changed Apple in five years

How do you replace Steve Jobs? People had tried before and failed: When Apple’s founder left amid a boardroom coup in 1985, the string of leaders that filled the void almost brought the company to its knees until Jobs’ triumphant return over a decade later. So when Jobs’ hand-picked successor Tim Cook took command on August 24 2011 – five ...

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Darren Sharper — GETS 18 YEARS IN PRISON … For Serial Rape

Breaking News Ex-NFL star Darren Sharper has been sentenced to 18 years in prison for terrorizing as many as 16 women in a sick and twisted rape spree that spanned 4 states.  Sharper had struck a plea deal with prosecutors in which he would only serve 9 years — but a federal judge in Louisiana shut it down claiming it ...

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