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  1. Pets at Home reports strong annual growthRead the original story

    1 min ago | Live Charts

    Pet food and pet products retailer Pets at Home Group has seen annual like-for-like sales jump 4.2% in its first year since floating on the stock exchange. The FTSE 250 group said strong performance in advanced nutrition, health and hygiene and its VIP Club loyalty scheme drove total revenue up 9.6% to A 729.1m.

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  2. A 20k raised in Ballymena for Concern appealRead the original story w/Photo

    2 min ago | Ballymena Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Ballymena and Antrim Times reporter Lorna McKay , pictured with Concern s Rose Caldwell and Agnita Munyama and her two daughters.

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  3. Pace Environmental Studies Program Cited As Life-Changing ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    3 min ago | The Mamaroneck Daily Voice

    Westchester Magazine sited that many graduates of the program have continued to extend their passion to protecting the environment into their careers. Politicians, biologists, chemists, food psychologists, rainforest advocates and farmers are among graduates of the program.

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  4. Research and Markets: Complete 2015-16 Induced Pluripotent Stem Cell (iPSC) Industry ReportRead the original story

    6 min ago | Business Wire

    Stem cell research and experimentation have been in process for well over five decades, as stem cells have the unique ability to divide and replicate repeatedly. In addition, their unspecialized nature allows them to differentiate into a wide variety of specialized cell types.

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  5. 6 big home insurance misconceptionsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | CBC News

    What's common practice isn't always common knowledge in the home insurance business, as an elderly woman battling cancer learned recently. Ivy Scotland, 84, was stunned when she was saddled with an $11,000 repair bill after she left her Pembroke, Ont., home for treatment near her hospital.

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  6. Pets and pills can be a deadly combinationRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Fotolia If your veterinarian doesni 1 2t specifically instruct it, doni 1 2t give human medications to your pet. This article contains the list of the medications about which the animal poison-control centre receives the largest numbers of complaints, but the veterinary medical association warns that any human medication could pose a risk to your pets -- not just these 10. Do not leave pills sitting on counters or any place a pet can get to them.

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  7. Bird flu confirmed at Iowa farm with 5.3 million chickensRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... Let's wait and see," said poultry industry consultant Simon Shane, who also teaches poultry science and veterinary medicine at North Carolina State University. He added that if 20 million to 30 million hens are infected, consumers could start seeing ...

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  8. The cost of cancerRead the original story

    Yesterday | Telegram

    Davis, with her mom, Glenda Schwalbe, says her family has been her biggest support through her cancer diagnosis and ongoing treatment. Davis, with her niece, Taylor Schwalbe.

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  9. St. Mary's receives chest pain center accreditationRead the original story

    8 min ago | Athens Banner-Herald

    St. Mary's Health Care System recently received accreditation as a chest pain center with PCI, the abbreviated term for emergency balloon angioplasty and stent implantation, from the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care. Darlene Morocco, a registered nurse and director of St. Mary's Critical Care Services and Cardiac Catheterization and Electrophysiology Laboratory, directed a multi-disciplinary team to standardize some of the hospital's procedures to comply with the SCPC's key elements of services for patients with chest pain.

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  10. Another View -- Christopher Ingraham: Children in America have never been saferRead the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | UnionLeader.com

    Imagine you are 10 years old and being led, along with your 6-year-old sibling, into the back seat of a police cruiser.

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  11. Elinor C. (Horrigan) DooleyRead the original story w/Photo

    14 min ago | Cape Cod Times

    Elinor C. Dooley of Yarmouthport, passed away peacefully after a brief illness, at Brigham and Women's Hospital on April 18, 2015, with members of her family by her side. Elinor was born in Wellesley, Massachusetts, the youngest child of John and Mary Horrigan.

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  12. Task force: Mammograms in 40s a choice, but don't skip at 50Read the original story w/Photo

    17 min ago | Crescent-News.com

    Women should get a mammogram every two years starting at age 50 -- and while routine screening brings little benefit in the 40s, beginning it that early should be a personal choice, a government task force said Monday.

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  13. Blue Bell Creameries issues recall of all productsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 min ago | Crescent-News.com

    Texas-based Blue Bell Creameries issued a voluntary recall Monday night for all of its products on the market after two samples of chocolate chip cookie dough ice cream tested positive for listeria, a potentially deadly bacteria.

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  14. Stanford, Harvard researchers to share $500K medical prizeRead the original story w/Photo

    17 min ago | Crescent-News.com

    Two scientists whose work on modern research technologies is expected to speed the pace of medical discoveries will share one of the richest prizes in medicine and science next month, officials at a New York hospital said Monday.

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  15. Colorado Trail HikeRead the original story w/Photo

    20 min ago | Denver Post

    As I climbed a small, timbered ridge, my heart started missing some beats. A lot of beats.

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  16. Protein converts pancreatic cancer cells back into healthy cellsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 min ago | Gizmag

    Scientists have found that a particular protein can cause pancreatic cancer cells to revert back to normal cells Scientists working in the area of pancreatic cancer research have uncovered a technique that sees cancerous cells transform back into normal healthy cells. The method relies in the introduction of a protein called E47, which bonds with particular DNA sequences and reverts the cells back to their original state.

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  17. Family of woman who died during cosmetic surgery in Mexico calls for greater industry checksRead the original story w/Photo

    23 min ago | ABC News

    The family of a Gold Coast woman who died after undergoing cosmetic surgery in Mexico has spoken for the first time about their loss and the need for greater oversight of the industry. In late March, 29-year-old Evita Sarmonikas travelled to the medical tourism hub Mexicali, on the border with the United States, for a procedure known as a Brazilian butt lift.

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  18. Milsted Langdon settles record dealRead the original story w/Photo

    26 min ago | This Is Bristol

    The Corporate Finance team at southwest chartered accountants Milsted Langdon recently acted for the sellers on the sale of Discovery Records Limited to Trapeze Music Limited. Terms of the deal have not been disclosed.

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  19. Bayonne Times front and back page news: Tuesday April 21Read the original story w/Photo

    26 min ago | The Jersey Journal

    Two brothers will be going on trial for a couple of murders that could be linked. NJ Transit has proposed 9 percent fare increases for buses and trains.

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  20. Father, 31, told his six-month cough was 'harmless' Five Times is now dying from lung cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    27 min ago | Mail on Sunday

    Repeated visits to doctors were met with the same conclusion - the 31-year-old was most likely suffering a 'simple' virus. The father-of-one, whose wife Kate is expecting their second child in June, was dismissed by doctors five times in two months - despite reporting on one visit that he was coughing up blood.

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