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Bills starter Tyrod Taylor left the game with an injury earlier on the final series. On the Jaguars' first seven possessions, they punted six times and gained only 110 total yards. He managed just 75 yards rushing and 44 yards receving and when he finally broke free - darting and diving for a 39-yard gain - he was pulled back after one of his team-mates was penalised.
  • NHS winter pressures affecting 9% of people in England, survey finds

    NHS winter pressures affecting 9% of people in England, survey finds

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    This month, New Cross Hospital, Walsall Manor Hospital, Sandwell General Hospital, Russells Hall Hospital and County Hospital were all ordered to cancel operations in a bid to free up beds and medical staff. Numerous trusts we work in are in similar positions. People are waiting too long in A&E departments because there are no beds for them on wards, and because many of those hospital beds are taken up by patients who are waiting for their social care arrangements.
  • 5 flu-related deaths confirmed in Houston area

    5 flu-related deaths confirmed in Houston area

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    He said the virus thrives in the winter months with people staying indoors, allowing it to spread. "The health department does track school absenteeism due to flu-like symptoms", Ms. "We have been at widespread for the past three weeks". This had been predicted but it's more virulent and the flu vaccine gives you some protection but not always complete protection.
  • A 21-Year-Old Bodybuilder Suddenly Died From Flu Complications

    A 21-Year-Old Bodybuilder Suddenly Died From Flu Complications

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    However, Kyler was coughing worse and running a high fever after Christmas. He started to feel bad enough that he needed to seek medical attention. He continued running a fever, and went to a Westmoreland County emergency room on December 27, before being flown to UPMC Presbyterian in Pittsburgh where he died the next day.
  • Red Cross seeks blood donations in tough winter

    Red Cross seeks blood donations in tough winter

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    The Red Cross provides about 40 percent of the nation's blood supply, and now Red Cross blood products are being distributed to hospitals as fast as donations come in. Gov. Malloy says he comes from a family of donors and has been giving blood for the past 40 years. Type O negative is the universal blood type and what emergency room personnel reach for when there is no time to determine the blood type of patients in the most serious situations.
  • First pediatric flu death reported in Ohio

    First pediatric flu death reported in Ohio

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    But, the CDC has already reported 13 pediatric deaths in the United States from influenza....so the illness can cut across all ages. According to the Toledo-Lucas County Health Department, the child was 18-months-old. "All four strains are circulating to some level, but the majority (of cases) are the strain we know causes more severe influenza seasons", Baber said.
  • Extending Bed Time with Extra 20 Minutes Could Limit Sugar Cravings

    Extending Bed Time with Extra 20 Minutes Could Limit Sugar Cravings

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    The data also suggested, however, that this extended sleep may have been of lesser quality than the control group and researchers believe that a period of adjustment to any new routine may be required. From the result, about 85% of the group increase their sleep by an average of 55minutes whiles the rest half increased their sleeping time by an average of about 21minutes.