Brain activity 'key in stress link to heart disease'

Stress has always been associated with a range of health problems, but the study is the first to demonstrate a link between stress responses in the brain and an increased risk of cardiovascular disease in humans. The pioneering study also monitored... More..

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by | Friday, January 13, 2017

Nutella Does Not Give You Cancer & Everyone Can Just Calm Down, OK?

Due to these efforts, Greenpeace named Ferrero as "one of the two leading companies" on the 2016 Palm Oil Scorecard. Using substitutes could cost the company an extra $8-22 million annually. Palm oil is a type ...More..

by | Thursday, January 12, 2017

Smoking's Cost Dwarfs Tobacco Tax Revenue, Study Shows

In India, the government has taken several measures in the past few years to control tobacco consumption. "The economic impact of tobacco on countries and the general public is huge, as this new report shows"...More..

by | Wednesday, January 11, 2017

Madison County offers free radon test kits to residents

About half of the homes in Goodhue County have high levels of radon gas. Testing your home is the only way to know if you and your family are at risk from radon since there are no warning signs or symptoms from...More..

Disturbing Video Shows The Moment The Fort Lauderdale Airport Shooter Opened Fire
by | Wednesday, January 11, 2017

Disturbing Video Shows The Moment The Fort Lauderdale Airport Shooter Opened Fire

An aunt, Maria Luisa Ruiz, told the NorthJersey.com news site that Santiago became a father to a baby boy in September a year ago and that he was having mental problems. Santiago's relatives have said that he h...More..

Napa County reports first seasonal flu death
by | Wednesday, January 11, 2017

Napa County reports first seasonal flu death

Is it too late to get the flu shot? Who should not get a flu vaccine? . County health officials said flu data for the first week of January will be available on Wednesday. "It's something that's preventa...More..

Red Cross warns of humanitarian crisis in United Kingdom hospitals
by | Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Red Cross warns of humanitarian crisis in United Kingdom hospitals

Last week, ambulances on 42 occasions had to be diverted to other hospitals due to A&E's not allowing in more patients. 'Anyone in need of an NHS dentist should contact their own dental surgery or NHS 111, wh...More..

Kaiser: Only 1 in 5 Americans Supports Repeal And Replace
by | Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Kaiser: Only 1 in 5 Americans Supports Repeal And Replace

Obama's remarks Sunday provided a glimpse into what he might have told fellow Democrats last week on Capitol Hill in a closed-door meeting about how to defend GOP efforts to repeal and replace the 2010 law....More..

Traffic exposure may increase risk of dementia, finds new research
by | Monday, January 09, 2017

Traffic exposure may increase risk of dementia, finds new research

The study, led by Hong Chen from Public Health Ontario, found that long-term exposure to two common pollutants - nitrogen dioxide (NO2) and fine particulates - were associated with dementia but did not account ...More..

by | Sunday, January 08, 2017

Searchers may have located missing plane in Lake Erie

City officials say a medical examiner has collected the debris for review and analysis to determine whether or not human remains have been found. Officials looking for a plane that disappeared a week ago in O...More..

Peanuts in baby's diet can prevent allergy: NIH
by | Sunday, January 08, 2017

Peanuts in baby's diet can prevent allergy: NIH

Indeed, peanut allergy is a growing problem, now estimated to affect 2 percent of US children. It is recommended by this panel that peanut containing foods be introduced into the diets of these kids as early ...More..

by | Saturday, January 07, 2017

Gartner to Scoop up CEB for $3.3 Billion

CEB has grown more slowly than Gartner recently, making some investors worry whether the combined company can maintain the double-digit revenue growth rates Gartner has boasted in recent years. The announcemen...More..

by | Saturday, January 07, 2017

Modi's cash ban may hurt India less than expected, says GDP data

Services sector is also expected to record a slowdown this financial year. This advance estimate of 7.1 per cent is however lower than 7.6 per cent GDP growth in 2015-16. The Indian economy is expected to gro...More..

Mediterranean diet 'reduces pensioner brain shrinkage'
by | Friday, January 06, 2017

Mediterranean diet 'reduces pensioner brain shrinkage'

Eating a Mediterranean diet has always been thought to have health benefits. According to new research , Mediterranean diet will help to maintain the health of older people. Researchers followed participant...More..

Doctors Update Guidelines to Protect Hearing
by | Friday, January 06, 2017

Doctors Update Guidelines to Protect Hearing

Our bodies produce earwax to keep our ears lubricated, clean and protected: Dirt, dust and anything else that might enter our ears gets stuck to the wax, which keeps any such particles from moving farther int...More..

by | Friday, January 06, 2017

Demonetisation: Yet to reconcile scrapped notes, says RBI

With the deadline now complete, "figures would need to be reconciled with the physical cash balances to eliminate accounting errors/ possible double counts", the RBI said. At the time, the government had estima...More..

Texas Lawmaker Hit by Stray NYE Bullet
by | Thursday, January 05, 2017

Texas Lawmaker Hit by Stray NYE Bullet

Armando "Mando" Martinez was in stable condition following surgery to remove the bullet just after midnight on Sunday, USA Today reported . But Martinez thinks that's not enough. Celebratory gunfire has...More..

Milton woman killed in Istanbul attack
by | Thursday, January 05, 2017

Milton woman killed in Istanbul attack

Her family operated an event-décor business and a used vehicle dealership in Milton. On her public Facebook page, Al-Muhandis posted in August that she was flying back to Montreal, but in November, her Facebo...More..

Doctors find scissors in a man's stomach after 18 years
by | Wednesday, January 04, 2017

Doctors find scissors in a man's stomach after 18 years

According to a Reuters report, Ma Van Nhat, 54, had emergency surgery after a traffic accident in 1998. He had noticed nothing since that time apart from some recent stomach pain, which did not respond to paink...More..

Maine Gov. LePage, a Sharp Cannabis Critic, Signs off on Legalization
by | Wednesday, January 04, 2017

Maine Gov. LePage, a Sharp Cannabis Critic, Signs off on Legalization

Paperwork was delivered to the Secretary of State on Tuesday morning, the yes campaign said. The proclamation reads in part, "Although, the governor maintains strong concerns regarding the integrity of Maine'...More..

Kiffin out, Sark in at offensive coordinator
by | Tuesday, January 03, 2017

Kiffin out, Sark in at offensive coordinator

Alabama head coach Nick Saban announced Monday that offensive coordinator Lane Kiffin is no longer with the program, and that incoming offensive coordinator Steve Sarkisian would assume offensive play-calling...More..

Debbie Reynolds and Carrie Fisher
by | Tuesday, January 03, 2017

Debbie Reynolds and Carrie Fisher "likely" to have joint funeral

Bruce Bozzi , the stepfather to Carrie Fisher's only child, Billie Lourd, has declared that he was "honoured" to be part of Lourd's family following the loss of her mother and grandmother. Every time Carrie loo...More..

by | Monday, January 02, 2017

Istanbul terror attack: 2 Indian national killed, tweets Sushma Swaraj

The attack came as revelry was on for the New Year and the victims included at least 15 foreign nationals, a Turkish minister had said. Among the deceased were three French nationals, two persons from Tunisia...More..

by | Monday, January 02, 2017

Federal Judge Halts Obamacare Transgender, Abortion-Related Protections Nationwide (via BuzzFeed)

O'Connor is the same judge who overruled the Obama administration in a similar case four months ago. Liberals slammed the ruling, saying it legalizes discrimination against transgender individuals. White Hous...More..

Twitter's new video streaming solution is so much better than Facebook Live
by | Sunday, January 01, 2017

Twitter's new video streaming solution is so much better than Facebook Live

What makes Twitter's offering special, however, is obviously the 360-degree element of the video streams. Why? With the launch of 360-degree videos on Periscope, you will be able to experience moments with th...More..

by | Sunday, January 01, 2017

R.I.P. Allan Williams, Beatles' first manager, has died at 86

In a statement released on Friday, the exhibition said: "His involvement in the Beatles' early years in Liverpool and on to Hamburg helped shape the band in to what we see and know today". Allan also founded t...More..

by | Sunday, January 01, 2017

Jake Butt suffers knee injury to ACL or MCL in loss

Florida State then got a 66-yard kickoff return by freshman Keith Gavin to start its game-winning drive. MI got the ball back but was racing against the clock, and Speight was intercepted by FSU freshman Ca...More..

by | Sunday, January 01, 2017

Fish Oil During Pregnancy May Cut Baby's Asthma Risk

Expectant mothers who take fish oil during the first three months of their pregnancy are more likely to lower their child's risk of having asthma, a new study says. The effects were strongest among children w...More..

State Legislature Votes To Delay Recreational Marijuana
by | Sunday, January 01, 2017

State Legislature Votes To Delay Recreational Marijuana

But what it's nearly certain to do is push back the timetable for opening retail marijuana stores from the beginning of 2018 until the middle of that year. "We are willing to consider technical changes to Ques...More..

Carson Wentz buys entire Eagles offensive line shotguns for Christmas
by | Friday, December 30, 2016

Carson Wentz buys entire Eagles offensive line shotguns for Christmas

We want them and their families to all be in top condition for next season! Football fans usually take offensive linemen for granted, but Wentz showed his appreciation with a violent, yet thoughtful gift. 'I do...More..

by | Friday, December 30, 2016

Legal probe blocks dissolution of controversial Trump Foundation

Trump Foundation ". But extensive reporting over the past year has shown those claims to be untrue. That's broadly defined as using its money or assets to benefit Trump, his family, his companies or substanti...More..

by | Friday, December 30, 2016

Amid Celebrity Deaths, Charlie Sheen Tweets 'Trump Next, Please!'

It's their job to protect the president-elect from harm, and a celebrity requesting his death, even in the form of a tweet addressed to God, may very well fall on their radar of concern. Sheen of politicizing a...More..

Locals react to Kerry's Middle East policy speech, hope for peace
by | Friday, December 30, 2016

Locals react to Kerry's Middle East policy speech, hope for peace

The President-elect, ignoring transition niceties to lambast the current White House for its attitude to Israel, wrote: "We can not let Israel be treated with such disdain and disrespect". But on Thursday, the ...More..

Oklahoma health department reports season's second flu death
by | Friday, December 30, 2016

Oklahoma health department reports season's second flu death

The agency reported that an 87-year-old woman died of flu-related complications on December 19. So far in NY, doctors are seeing signs of a possible increase in influenza during the December holidays. Yourdon...More..

by | Thursday, December 29, 2016

Californian Man Heads To Court For Driving Under The Influence Of Caffeine!

The only evidence the DA has provided of his intoxication is a blood test showing the presence of caffeine. He agreed to a blood test and the results came back negative for drugs, including marijuana, opiates...More..

City encouraging Calgarians to recycle Christmas trees
by | Wednesday, December 28, 2016

City encouraging Calgarians to recycle Christmas trees

Palm Coast's 10th annual Christmas Tree Recycling event is planned for 8 a.m.to 1 p.m. Saturday at the Palm Coast Fuel Depot, 22 Utility Drive. For more information regarding Christmas tree procedures, contac...More..

by | Wednesday, December 28, 2016

Experimental Ebola vaccine offers up to 100 per cent protection

The development is a scientific triumph that will change the way the world fights the terrifying illness. The highly contagious virus, first identified in the former Zaire (the Democratic Republic of the Cong...More..

by | Wednesday, December 28, 2016

AAA: Oklahoma average gas prices rise to $2.09 per gallon

Oklahoma's gas price average was at almost a four-month high Tuesday, according to a new AAA report. Motorists in both Tulsa and Oklahoma City are paying an average of $2.08 per gallon. There are an estimated...More..

Holidays, not winter, lead to increase in heart attacks
by | Tuesday, December 27, 2016

Holidays, not winter, lead to increase in heart attacks

But since they too were once English colonies, New Zealanders celebrate the lead-up to December 25 with feasting, merrymaking, travel and parties, just like Americans do. Sociologist David Phillips from the Uni...More..

by | Sunday, December 25, 2016

Knights of Malta rebuff Vatican: Investigation of our 'internal' matters is 'unacceptable'

Holding a role equivalent to the Minister of Internal and External Affairs of the Order, which is a subject of global law recognized by 106 States, von Boeselager is accused of causing an "extremely grave and u...More..

by | Thursday, December 22, 2016

Prostate Cancer Laser Therapy Shows Promise Without Worst Side Effects

Padeliporfin vascular-targeted photodynamic therapy versus active surveillance in men with low-risk prostate cancer (CLIN1001 PCM301): an open-label, phase 3, randomised controlled trial. Combination of near-...More..

by | Thursday, December 22, 2016

17-year-old girl shot dead in Mercedes auto

When she reached her place with them, Yogesh came out of the Mercedes and the other friend Shubham and the victim were still inside. Her mother reached to the spot after hearing the sound of the bullet where sh...More..

Asos Plc (ASOMF) Earns
by | Thursday, December 22, 2016

Asos Plc (ASOMF) Earns "Buy" Rating from Shore Capital

Currently, the stock has a 1 Year Price Target of $38.1. Goldman Sachs's PT gives a potential upside of 21.33% from the company's last close price. The 52 week high of Novae Group's shares is 903.16 whilst th...More..

by | Thursday, December 22, 2016

Texas to stop government funding for Planned Parenthood

Misconduct and violations of acceptable medical standards were among the causes cited in the final legal notice delivered to Planned Parenthood Gulf Coast (PPGC) this week informing the abortion giant of the st...More..

New round of Flint indictments could test Michigan's emergency manager law
by | Wednesday, December 21, 2016

New round of Flint indictments could test Michigan's emergency manager law

The city switched back to the Detroit water supply in October 2015, but residents are still advised to use filters out of an abundance of caution and officials are continuing to monitor lead levels at multipl...More..

by | Tuesday, December 20, 2016

Highest ever number of overdose deaths recorded in BC

Chief Coroner Lisa Lapointe announced Monday that 755 people have died in B.C. of an illicit drug overdose between January and November, a 70 per cent increase over the same period a year ago. The government ...More..

by | Tuesday, December 20, 2016

Dr. Henry Heimlich, inventor of famed anti-choking Heimlich maneuver, dies

Henry Heimlich was born February 3, 1920 in Wilmington, Delaware. He had first worked in experimental medicine with the US Navy during World War Two, when he developed a treatment for what had been an incurab...More..

by | Tuesday, December 20, 2016

Kentucky barn fire kills at least 23 horses, reports say

The owner of a horse training center in Lexington says a barn fire has killed numerous horses. Reed thanked his staff, who he said ran "into a blazing hell to try and save these animals, risking their lives...More..

by | Tuesday, December 20, 2016

Twenty five die in Siberia after drinking bath oil for alcoholic kicks

CBS News' Svetlana Berdnikova reports officials have announced 41 deaths and a total of 54 hospitalizations in the case. Poisonings with surrogate alcohol are frequent in Russian Federation, where people some...More..

by | Monday, December 19, 2016

Deadline extended to sign up for Jan. 1 Obamacare coverage

But health officials said activity ramped up in the days leading up to the December 15 deadline. "Today, we have covered more than 20 million of them", he said. Open enrollment ends January 31. NY officials hav...More..