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Health Flu activity expected to pick up
Author: 0 Flu activity expected to pick up

If you have not gotten vaccinated yet this season, you should get vaccinated now. Four of the CDC's 10 regions are above their region-specific baselines. These and other diseases are exacerbated by inflammation caused by the flu and other respiratory diseases, which the researches maintain doesn't fully disappear.

Health Scott Weiland's Cause of Death Confirmed
Author: 0 Scott Weiland's Cause of Death Confirmed

Weiland and his new band, Scott Weiland & the Wildabouts, were in the Twin Cities to play a concert in Medina that night. The Hennepin County Medical Examiner said Weiland's accidental death was caused by mixed drug toxicity but also noted that the California-born singer had heart disease, a history of asthma and "multi-substance dependence".

Author: 0 Stone Temple Pilots singer Scott Weiland died from toxic mix of drugs

Officials also noted Weiland had a history of cardiovascular disease, asthma and dependence on several substances, according to the report. "Manner of death is accident", the office said in a brief statement. "What they truly lost on December 3rd was hope". The former Velvet Revolver singer was 48. Former Nirvana bassist Krist Novoselic wrote: "Really sorry to hear about Scott Weiland ".

Health Beiber ignoring Disick's messages after Kourtney Kardashian hookup
Author: 0 Beiber ignoring Disick's messages after Kourtney Kardashian hookup

The moment she leaves, he gets a call from Scott Disick who invites him to a house party with these magical words: "Chris, yo, you gotta come over here". Earlier this week she grabbed a quick pic with her sister Kylie Jenner as they worked up a sweat in the gym. Add in the fact that the Biebs' ex-tour manager, Corey Gamble, is involved in a relationship with Kris Jenner, and it's familiar territory where the pop idol is concerned.

Health Darwin's Finches In Danger Of Extinction
Author: 0 Darwin's Finches In Danger Of Extinction

Researchers fear the fly, Philornis downsi , could also lead to the extinction of less common species. Introducing fly-parasitizing wasps, removing chicks from nests for hand-rearing, and the use of insecticides are some of the approaches suggested by the study .

Health Scientists Link Autism with Specific Neurotransmitter in the Brain
Author: 0 Scientists Link Autism with Specific Neurotransmitter in the Brain

While these two key features of autism are well-known, the cause of this brain development disorder remains elusive. The  Harvard  team recruited autistic people and a control group and tested their GABA channels, and, sure enough, when tested, the autistic group had a breakdown in how their GABA channels functioned.

Health 'The Walking Dead' Season 6 Mid-Season Premiere Spoilers
Author: 0 'The Walking Dead' Season 6 Mid-Season Premiere Spoilers

With Lauren Cohan's new haircut, people think it might be the pregnant Maggie, who ends up falling victim to Negan's wrath. Cohan recently attended a special event with an all new short haircut, as reported by Vanity Fair . This is where the rumor that Maggie might actually be the one who gets killed by Negan comes in. " The Walking Dead " Season 6 is more than two months away from airing its much-awaited midseason premiere, which is expected to be heavy-on-action, introducing ...

Author: 0 Sex education in schools not enough: CDC

Unfortunately, most school's sex ed curricula are pretty horrifying. In some states, as few as 8 percent of schools told middle school students how to obtain condoms - which only increased to 30 percent when the students reached high school.

Author: 0 Chemotherapy delay for breast cancer reduces survival chances

People who are treated within 30 days after diagnosis have an increased chance of surviving. This new study suggests that denosumab might also hold breast cancer at bay, Gnant said. The trial has shown that the drug anastrozole is as effective as tamoxifen for treating postmenopausal women with an early form of breast cancer , known as ductal carcinoma.

Health Micromax launches Canvas Mega, Canvas Mega 4G smartphones
Author: 0 Micromax launches Canvas Mega, Canvas Mega 4G smartphones

Micromax Canvas Mega will be available to buy since its launch, however, there is no word when the Canvas Mega 4G will go on sale. The Micromax Canvas Mega E353 sports a 5.5-inch HD IPS display and will house the Mediatek MT6592M chipset which has an octa-core processor clocked at 1.4GHz.

Health Star Wars Rebels on Cover of TV Guide
Author: 0 Star Wars Rebels on Cover of TV Guide

Well, if you're pushed for time, never really paid much attention to them in the past, can't bear to watch Attack of the Clones again or (shock, horror) you've never even seen a Star Wars movie (who are you?), then this awesome Star Wars catch-up video from YouTube user Eclectic Method is just for you.

Health Senators slam Gilead's pricing of hepatitis C drug Sovaldi
Author: 0 Senators slam Gilead's pricing of hepatitis C drug Sovaldi

In this photo taken July 9, 2015, a man cycles near the headquarters of Gilead Sciences in Foster City, Calif. A bipartisan investigation by US senators finds that the makers of a breakthrough drug for hepatitis C infection put profits before patients in pricing the $1,000-per-pill cure.