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Truck Drivers at Risk for Aggressive Prostate Cancer

By Karen Kaplan October 29, 2013, 1:11 p.m. Warning Driving a truck for a living can be hazardous to your health  if you are diagnosed with prostate cancer, researchers said Tuesday. Prostate cancer is the most common type of cancer diagnosed in men, and in most cases it’s basically harmless. As the National Cancer Institute says, even…

Test of Manhood

The implications of prostate cancer get men thinking about what it means to be a man, according to a Norwegian doctoral thesis. “I’m no longer a man. I’m all dried up,” said one man. “You are less of a man,” concluded another.  A third one found comfort in the lyrics of a popular song: “I’m…

Paul Hutchison won’t seek re-election

National’s MP for Hunua, Dr Paul Hutchison has announced he won’t be seeking re-election next year. “It has been a privilege to be part of a strong team led by John Key. He has overseen New Zealand emerge from the global financial crisis and the Christchurch earthquakes to become one of the strongest economies in…

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Gnome prankster’s identity unveiled at funeral

For more than a decade the identity of a prankster who stealthily placed gnomes all around his small English village remained an uncrackable mystery. But the man behind the good natured prank was finally revealed on Monday when his son delivered the eulogy at his funeral and lifted the lid on the family secret, the…