London Stock Exchange set to merge with Germany's Deutsch Boerse - despite Brexit...

THE London Stock Exchange (LSE) is set to merge with its German equivalent Deutsche Boerse to create a European exchange giant - despite concerns over how the pairing would work post-Brexit. LSE shareholders today...
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04 July 2016, 17:40

Italy on COLLISION COURSE with EU: Renzi 'set to pump billions into troubled banks'...

ITALIAN prime minister Matteo Renzi is set to defy European Union bureaucrats by pumping billions of pounds into his country's ailing banks. Policymakers in Rome want to inject cash into the troubled firms, in the...
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04 July 2016, 17:39

Why you can't say no to salty snacks when you're stressed out...

When your stress levels skyrocket, your urge to snack spikes, too. In fact, 61 percent of men admit to turning to salty snacks when the pressure hits, a new Mintel report found. Related: ......
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04 July 2016, 9:22

10 surprising reasons you're tired all the time...

A healthy diet, exercise and getting enough sleep are sure-fire ways to give you more energy, but if you're still exhausted 24/7 there could be other reasons why you're not feeling like yourself. Here are 10 sneaky...
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556
04 July 2016, 9:10

7 ways to fight vacation food cravings...

"I was doing so well all day, but that damn pina colada derailed me," a friend recently confessed about a 2-week Maui vacation. "Next thing I knew, I was devouring that big slab of macadamia cream pie my husband ordered...
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274
04 July 2016, 9:10

Moms love essential oils, but are they safe?...

More moms than ever before are opting for natural, organic and non-toxic personal care products and finding safer ways to keep their kids healthy is no exception. In fact, 41 percent of millennial moms use natural...
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500
03 July 2016, 21:00

10 low-calorie desserts for 4th of July...

After an indulgent day of feasting on barbecued ribs, ooey-gooey mac and cheese, burgers, and baked beans, there's only one way to conclude the classic Fourth of July cookout: With flutes of bubbly and a low-calorie...
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579
02 July 2016, 21:00

This is how sugar may'fuel'cancer cells...

If you saw the recent headlines connecting gallbladder cancer to the consumption of sugary sodas, you may not have beentoosurprised by the news. America's obsession with sugar has been blamed for plenty of chronic...
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367
02 July 2016, 21:00

Researchers seeking ways to make chemotherapy more tolerable...

Researchers and physicians are trying new ways to ease the notorious side effects of chemotherapyand make it more tolerable. While many of the new cancer drugs hitting the market in recent years have markedly improved...
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384
02 July 2016, 9:02

Research suggests pregnant women may be more susceptible to mosquito bites...

As the summer of Zika descends, pregnant women say they feel like they have a target on their back - and experts confirm that they may not be wrong. According to a 2000 study, pregnant women are twice as likely to be...
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746
01 July 2016, 21:55

Hallucinating 911 caller falsely reports plane crash...

A 911 call allegedly made from a survivor of a plane crash turned out to be an actual nightmare. The 75-year-old caller, who has not been identified, had taken Ambien earlier in the night before dialing 911 on May 12 ...
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249
01 July 2016, 21:55

Self-compassion may help diabetics control their disease...

Learning to be less harsh or judgmental and more compassionate to oneself may help people with diabetes manage their disease and stave off depression, a recent study suggests. Diabetes can be a stressful disease, the...
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462
01 July 2016, 21:28

Opting for CPR but not intubation may not be wise...

If you have an advance directive that cherry-picks the interventions you want to receive if your heart suddenly stops, you might want to rethink your choices, according to physicians writing in JAMA Internal Medicine....
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537
01 July 2016, 21:28

Woman a step closer to carrying dead daughter's child...

A 60-year-old woman from the UK who's been in a protracted legal battleto become pregnant using her dead daughter's frozen eggs has made some progress toward winning that fight, the BBCreports. After not being able to...
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590
01 July 2016, 21:16

A cat bit a man's thumb, and 6 weeks later, he was dead...

A Toronto man is dead after a cat bit him on the right thumb-but the cause is so rare that doctors wrote up a case study in the World Journal of Clinical Caseswarning other physicians to be on the lookout for the...
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01 July 2016, 21:16