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UN: Excessive drinking killed over 3 million people in 2016

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One in 20 deaths worldwide alcohol-related 58 minutes ago External link

Source country newshub Saturday, September 22, 2018 6:09:00 AM CEST | info [other]

Entities: Tedros Adhanom[2];

Other categories: WHO;

A new report by the World Health Organisation (WHO) has found 3 million people died in 2016 from alcohol-related causes, and three-quarters of them were men. This figure equates to one in 20 deaths for the entire year, or 5.3 percent of all deaths globally. In New Zealand, the rates were even higher, with 10....

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Alcohol responsible for one in 20 deaths worldwide: WHO

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Alcohol abuse kills 3 million a year, most of them men: WHO External link

Source country reuters-uk Saturday, September 22, 2018 5:08:00 AM CEST | info [other]

Entities: Vladimir Poznyak[1]; Tedros Adhanom[2];

Other categories: WHO;

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Vladimir Poznyak said: “All countries can do much more to reduce the health and social costs of the harmful use of alcohol,”

“It’s time to step up action to prevent this serious threat to the development of healthy societies,” the WHO’s director-general, Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, said in a report. “Far too many people, their families and communities suffer the consequences of the harmful use of alcohol....

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Groups say Medicare discounts threatened in opioids bill

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Celsius Network Selected by Fifth Element Fund to Manage Crypto Assets

Articles : 5 | Last update : Sep 22, 2018 5:07:00 AM | Start : Sep 22, 2018 1:47:00 AM | Sources : 5 | Peak : 2 | Current rank : 4

Celsius Network Selected by Fifth Element Fund to Manage Crypto Assets External link

Source country finanzen-ch Saturday, September 22, 2018 1:47:00 AM CEST | info [other]

Entities: Alex Mashinsky[1];

Other categories: Cryptosporidiosis;

NEW YORK Sept. 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --Â Announced today at the United Nations, Fifth Element is launching its SDG Impact Fund and will be the first to accept and deploy traditional assets and all forms of crypto, token and digital assets for the mission of meeting the UN Sustainable Development Goals....

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BULGARIA - Bulgaria Reports Outbreak Of Virulent Bird Flu

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Bulgaria reports outbreak of virulent bird flu External link

Source country reuters Friday, September 21, 2018 7:11:00 PM CEST | info [other]

Other categories: Avian flu; Aves;

SOFIA (Reuters) - An outbreak of a virulent bird flu virus has spread to a farm in southern Bulgaria, the Balkan country’s food safety agency said on Friday. A three-kilometer protection zone was set around the farm in the village of Trilistnik, near Bulgaria’s second-largest city of Plovdiv and the.......

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Qld govt boosts funding for HIV prevention

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MIL-OSI Australia: New funds for HIV prevention External link

Source country foreignaffairs-nz Saturday, September 22, 2018 1:51:00 AM CEST | info [other]

Source: Government of Queensland. The Palaszczuk Government is boosting funding to the Queensland AIDS Council to help more vulnerable Queenslanders take up successful HIV prevention treatment PrEP. Minister for Health and Ambulance Services Steven Miles said more than $870,000 will be provided to QuAC over the next two and a half years....

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Flu season is approaching; here’s what you need to know

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How to not get "bugged" by flu season External link

Source country wsiltv Saturday, September 22, 2018 3:40:00 AM CEST | info [other]

JACKSON COUNTY, Ill. -- More than 200,000 people are hospitalized in Illinois each year from the flu, but there are steps you can take to reduce your chances of contracting the illness. The Jackson County Health Department is trying to help people from becoming a flu statistic. Annette Greer is a nurse at the Jackson County Health Department....

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Hurricane power outages may increase risk of carbon monoxide poisoning

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Hurricane power outages may increase risk of carbon monoxide poisoning External link

Source country reuters Saturday, September 22, 2018 12:50:00 AM CEST | info [other]

Portable generators, camp stoves, and charcoal camp grills can all emit enough carbon monoxide to cause severe injury and death when they’re used indoors or on porches where there isn’t enough ventilation, researchers warn in the American Journal of Public Health....

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World: Recognising the Debilitating Nature Conflict Has on Food Security

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World: Recognising the Debilitating Nature Conflict Has on Food Security External link

Source country reliefWeb Friday, September 21, 2018 6:59:00 PM CEST | info [other]

FAO is using its mandate to end hunger and malnutrition and to cultivate peace. This will ultimately enable food and nutritional security, which are linked to the global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and the Agenda 2030. “Agenda 2030 clearly links sustainable development and peace and calls.......

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Red Wings' Mike Green likely to miss start of season due to virus

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Full Article: Red Wings' Green battling virus that attacks liver External link

Source country wsau Friday, September 21, 2018 11:37:00 PM CEST | info [other]

Entities: Jeff Blashill[1]; Ken Holland[1]; Mike Green[1];

Other categories: Communicable disease;

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Jeff Blashill told: "He's got a virus that attacked his liver, so he's seen an infectious disease person today and we should know more here in the next little bit,"

Detroit Red Wings defenseman Mike Green will miss the start of the season as he battles a virus that attacked his liver, according to coach Jeff Blashill. Green had complained of low energy and felt fatigued, prompting the Red Wings' doctors to take some bloodwork....

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