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Financial strains significantly raise risk of suicide attempts

Financial strains such as high debt, low income and unemployment are associated with suicide attempts and should be considered key factors when assessing mental health interventions, a new study from

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Demand for new cars fell by 5% last month

Demand for new cars fell by 5% last month, industry data shows. Around 88,000 new cars were registered in the UK in August compared with 92,573 during the same month

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Fortnite’s new Tilted Taxis mode is an enjoyable Crazy Taxi clone

Crazy Taxi is no stranger to clones. I will freely admit enjoying the rather shameless The Simpsons: Road Rage back in the day, and to spending countless hours crashing around

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With Big-Buttons and Easy-to-Use, Seniors Get Video Devices At No Charge To Talk to Family For First Time in Months

Seniors who are social distancing to stay healthy during the pandemic are now gaining much-needed companionship, thanks to ultra-loud, easy-to-use devices that connect them directly to loved ones. The Dreamweaver

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UFC Vegas 9 results: Hunter Azure bounces back with unanimous decision over Cole Smith

Hunter Azure is back on track. Less than four months after suffering his first career loss, the former Contender Series veteran returned to the win column with a unanimous decision

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Independent physician-owned practices adopt more quality improvement strategies

Little is known about what determines strategy implementation around quality improvement (QI) in small and medium-sized primary care practices. New research led by George Mason University’s College of Health and

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More women on Dutch company boards

The number of women on the management boards at Dutch companies listed on a stock exchange increased from 8.5 percent last year to 12.5 percent this year. The proportion of

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Here’s a brief gameplay peek at CD Projekt’s new creature-hunting Witcher mobile game

Back in the halcyon days of, uh, last week, CD Projekt revealed it would be bringing the Witcher-y world of Geralt and friends to iOS and Android in the form

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Boy Recreates Iconic Scene From Toy Story to Mark His First Day of School

A boy’s first day at school has gone viral ‘to infinity and beyond’, after he recreated the iconic goodbye scene from the Toy Story movie to mark the occasion. Obsessed

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UFC Vegas 9 results: Vivane Araujo busts up and bloodies Montana De La Rosa in striking showcase

Viviane Araujo was fighting with a lot of emotion on Saturday night as she dedicated her performance to her grandmother, who passed away earlier this year due to complications after

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