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Introduction Stroke is one of the most common causes of severe disability and death in the world. 1 The stroke burden is expected to rise from approximately 38 million disability-adjusted life-years globally in 1990 to 61 million disability-adjusted life-years in 2020. 2 Ischemic stroke is the m...


One of the many surprises of the 90 Day Fiancé: Happily Ever After? Tell-All episode was Tiffany Franco revealing that she would be undergoing weight loss surgery, just as her co-star Angela Deem had. The mother of two has had trouble losing the weight she gained while pregnant with her last c...


Starting in January 2022, over a quarter million former New York City government workers and their dependents are set to be shifted off Medicare and on to privatized health insurance. Mayor Bill de Blasio and the Municipal Labor Committee, which represents retired New York City employees, announc...


As the oldest child, then the mother of two and grandmother of seven, Susan Marsh has always been the  rock for others. Now, the 55-year-old from Davisboro, Ga., has no choice but to ask for help — in the form of financial assistance in the fight for her life. But Help isn't coming. "I've al...


spaceplay / pause qunload | stop ffullscreen shift + ← →slower / faster ← →seek  . seek to previous 1 2… 6 seek to 10%, 20% … 60% SAN DIEGO (KUSI) – Cristian passed away on September 1, 2014, one day shy of his 19th birthday. Cristian’s life was cut tragically short due to c...


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People queue to receive a dose of the Pfizer BioNTech vaccine at the Central Middlesex Hospital in London, Britain, August 1, 2021. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls/Files Within 5-6 mths, effectiveness of Pfizer shot fell to 74%-study Effectiveness of AstraZeneca shot fell to 67% after 4-5 mths L...


As the oldest child, then the mother of two and grandmother of seven, Susan Marsh has always been the  rock for others. Now, the 55-year-old from Davisboro, Ga., has no choice but to ask for help — in the form of financial assistance in the fight for her life. But Help isn't coming. "I've al...


As the oldest child, then the mother of two and grandmother of seven, Susan Marsh has always been the  rock for others. Now, the 55-year-old from Davisboro, Ga., has no choice but to ask for help — in the form of financial assistance in the fight for her life. But Help isn't coming. "I've al...



What Is Ketamine? Ketamine, also known as Special K or Super K, is a short-acting anesthetic drug with hallucinogenic effects. It can change how you perceive sights and sounds, make you feel like you’re not in control, and make you feel detached from the world around you or any pain you’re feelin...


LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - In the midst of the pandemic, the opioid epidemic in Kentucky also continues. Wednesday, Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell and Congressman Andy Barr visited Isaiah House in Woodford County to announce a large grant to help with long-term recovery: “It’s obvious that t...


CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. ( CLARKSVILLENOW ) – The man accused of killing his soon-to-be brother-in-law during an argument about a dog has been charged with premeditated first-degree murder and reckless endangerment with a deadly weapon. The July term of the Montgomery County Grand Jury indicted Army Sgt....