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12 dead in Georgia storms; rare ‘high risk’ alert issued – CNN

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CNN 12 dead in Georgia storms; rare ‘high risk’ alert issuedCNN(CNN) At least 12 people were killed in severe weather that struck southern Georgia on Saturday night and Sunday, bringing the weekend death toll from storms to 16 across the Southeast. The deaths were confirmed by Georgia Emergency Management …At Least 15 Die as Tornadoes Sweep…

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Deadly tornadoes strike South; ‘high risk’ for more as freak storm approaches East Coast – Washington Post

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Washington Post Deadly tornadoes strike South; ‘high risk’ for more as freak storm approaches East CoastWashington PostFifteen people are dead in Mississippi and Georgia after violent thunderstorms, some spawning tornadoes, tore across the South on Saturday into Sunday morning. Another round of destructive thunderstorms is predicted in the Southeast during the day …11 people killed in…

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Insecticides mimic melatonin, creating higher risk for diabetes

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Synthetic chemicals commonly found in insecticides and garden products bind to the receptors that govern our biological clocks, University at Buffalo researchers have found. The research suggests that exposure to these insecticides adversely affects melatonin receptor signaling, creating a higher risk for metabolic diseases such as diabetes. Published online on Dec. 27 in Chemical Research…

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