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The fact that it doesn't alter people's state of mind makes it a popular alternative to THC among medical marijuana advocates . WHO's Expert Committee on Drug Dependence on Wednesday released findings and scheduling recommendations for more than a dozen substances reviewed at its annual meeting in early November .
  • Four Children Dead and Twenty Injured After School Bus and Train Collide

    Four Children Dead and Twenty Injured After School Bus and Train Collide

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    A witness told local media that it was a very violent crash and thought the train was going to derail. The reason for the collision was unclear. The national railway operator SNCF told AFP that "according to witnesses, the level crossing was working as normal" but that an investigation would be carried out to confirm the cause.
  • Here's Why 'Man Flu' Might Actually Be Real, According to One Professor

    Here's Why 'Man Flu' Might Actually Be Real, According to One Professor

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    The study suggested it was possible that the " man flu " has an evolutionary backing, whereby early male ancestors had weaker immune systems as a preventative measure to keep them from going out hunting when an illness was lurking. Whereas for women, the higher their oestrogen level, the better they do'. "Despite the universally high incidence and prevalence of viral respiratory illnesses, no scientific review has examined whether the term man flu is appropriate or accurate".
  • Aaron Rodgers doesn't have time to ease back into action

    Aaron Rodgers doesn't have time to ease back into action

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    Carolina's defense is one of the better units in the league. The march starts Sunday on the road against the Carolina Panthers , who at 9-4 hold the top wildcard spot at the moment. The Lions are aiming to reach the playoffs for a third time in four years under coach Jim Caldwell, but it will take winning the final three games and receiving a little help along the way.
  • WPI inflation up 0.7 pct in November 2017

    WPI inflation up 0.7 pct in November 2017

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    Wholesale inflation rate, measured by WPI, is a marker for price movements in bulk buys for traders and broadly mirrors trends in shop-end prices. The index for primary articles (weight 22.62 per cent) rose by 1.6 per cent to 135.6 from 133.4 for the previous month.
  • Texas mother arrested for son's 323 hospital visits, 13 surgeries

    Texas mother arrested for son's 323 hospital visits, 13 surgeries

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    His co-workers even set up a GoFundMe page to help him obtain the funds needed for an attorney. "Saying Christopher is never going to walk and we need to ..." The child's father believes Bowen suffers from " Munchausen's Syndrome by Proxy , an illness in which a caregiver makes up symptoms about another person's medical condition to gain attention", the KXAS report reads .
  • Straight out of a dream: Plants that glow like fairy dust developed

    Straight out of a dream: Plants that glow like fairy dust developed

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    In fact, the researchers' goal is for the engineered plants to perform numerous functions that electronic devices now perform. The work comes from the same " plant nanobionics " team that recently designed explosive-detecting spinach and leaf sensors that can alert farmers at the first sign of thirsty crops.
  • Surgeon admits branding patient livers with initials

    Surgeon admits branding patient livers with initials

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    Prosecutor Tony Badenoch says that the brandings were "an intentional application of unlawful force to a patient whilst anesthetised", and an abuse of Bramhall's position. Its likely Dr Bramhall believed his initials would disappear as the patient healed due to the fact the argon beam doesn't damage the liver and its marks do disappear eventually.
  • Kentucky Lawmaker Kills Himself Amid Sexual Assault Allegations, Officials Say

    Kentucky Lawmaker Kills Himself Amid Sexual Assault Allegations, Officials Say

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    P.S. According to court documents obtained by the Kentucky Center for Investigative Reporting , the alleged molestation took place on New Year's Eve in 2012. WDRB reported that Johnson posted a Facebook letter at approximately 5 PM on Wednesday, just before he died. Our Kentucky Center for Investigative Reporting released a report on Johnson this week.
  • California wind, and fire danger, hits unprecedented high

    California wind, and fire danger, hits unprecedented high

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    A woman was found dead in a wrecked auto in an evacuation zone near the city of Santa Paula, where the Ventura County blaze began Monday night, but officials couldn't immediately say whether the accident was fire-related. Governor Jerry Brown will survey the destruction on Saturday (local time ), as firefighters rush to contain the blazes before dry desert winds intensify.