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Three More Reported Flu Deaths In Arkansas Raising Total To 125

Three More Reported Flu Deaths In Arkansas Raising Total To 125

It is also estimated that 5 to 20 percent of people in Pennsylvania get the flu each year and 120 to 2,000 will die from flu-related complications. During that season, as in this one, the dominant type of flu was one known as H3N2, which tends to cause more severe illness than other types.


Televangelist says no need for flu shot if you have Jesus

Televangelist says no need for flu shot if you have Jesus

In a video posted to Facebook at the height of flu season, on January 31, she said true believers should "inoculate yourself with the word of God", stopping just short of advocating against getting inoculated with an actual flu shot. "To get a vaccine would have been viewed by me and my friends and my peers as an act of fear - that you doubted God would keep you safe. We simply didn't do it".


Preventative HIV drug to get Pharmac funding

Preventative HIV drug to get Pharmac funding

When taken on a daily basis, the drug can give 99 per cent effective protection from the virus. Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis is an HIV-prevention treatment made up of the drug called Truvada. It estimated up to 4000 people would benefit from the decision. PrEP is publicly funded in Scotland through the National Health Service and in the Canadian province of Ontario.


Aubameyang: What Mkhitaryan Said To Me Before I Joined Arsenal

Aubameyang: What Mkhitaryan Said To Me Before I Joined Arsenal

Borussia Dortmund were initially keen to keep the striker, but Aubameyang's attitude became something of an issue in Germany. And Gundogan, who spent three seasons with Aubameyang at Dortmund before leaving for City in June 2016, has questioned his behaviour.


European Union regulators to assess Apple's purchase of British music app Shazam

European Union regulators to assess Apple's purchase of British music app Shazam

At the time it described its Apple Music streaming service and Shazam's music discovery offering - aka an algorithmic music recognition engine that can ID whole tracks just by listening to a few seconds - as "a natural fit", adding: "We have exciting plans in store, and we look forward to combining with Shazam upon approval of today's agreement".


'This Is Us' Notches Best Post-Super Bowl Ratings in 6 Years

'This Is Us' Notches Best Post-Super Bowl Ratings in 6 Years

Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms was on hand at Mall of America to represent Atlanta, which will host next year's Super Bowl . Shortly after the Philadelphia Eagles upset New England 41-33 to win their first Super Bowl in franchise history, Kraft - flanked by his son, team president Jonathan Kraft - took the stage at the Patriots' official after-party and apologized to the crowd on behalf of his team.