Will eating breakfast help you lose weight? Maybe

NHS guidance recommends that people eat breakfast, citing research which shows people who regularly do so are less likely to be overweight. They also challenged suggestions that skipping breakfast can disrupt the body's internal clock and lead ... More..

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Study links screen time to slower child development
by | Friday, February 01, 2019

Study links screen time to slower child development

She added: "Parents should actively encourage their children to engage in a range of activities which promote their child's development and give them as much face-to-face time as possible". The apparent expla...More..

May to ask European Union to reopen Brexit deal
by | Thursday, January 31, 2019

May to ask European Union to reopen Brexit deal

LEADING retailers have warned that a no-deal Brexit will drive up food prices and pose a "significant" risk to the range and quality of products on supermarket shelves. We've had two years of negotiations bet...More..

Measles Outbreak 2019: What Are the Symptoms, How Does It Spread?
by | Thursday, January 31, 2019

Measles Outbreak 2019: What Are the Symptoms, How Does It Spread?

So why the emergency declaration? Who cares if measles are the most contagious of any disease known to man. According to the Mayo Clinic , measles spreads when an infected individual coughs, sneezes or t...More..

by | Wednesday, January 30, 2019

Measles outbreak fuels debate over refusing vaccinations

Jay Inslee declared a state of emergency . "Measles are so contagious that if you are not immunized against it you will nearly for sure get it if you are exposed to someone who has the disease", Danielle Koe...More..

Rep. Ted Lieu Endorses Kamala Harris For President
by | Wednesday, January 30, 2019

Rep. Ted Lieu Endorses Kamala Harris For President

As he continues to weigh whether to jump into the 2020 race, Schultz has been receiving push back from Democrats who argue that he would siphon votes from the party's nominee, ultimately handing President Don...More..

Washington governor declares state of emergency over measles outbreak
by | Wednesday, January 30, 2019

Washington governor declares state of emergency over measles outbreak

In the US last year, there were 17 outbreaks and about 350 cases of measles . As the number of confirmed measles cases in Southwest Washington and OR grew to 36 cases , health authorities said Monday that...More..

USA citizen leaks data on 14200 people in Singapore with HIV
by | Wednesday, January 30, 2019

USA citizen leaks data on 14200 people in Singapore with HIV

The MOH said the information was in the possession of a US citizen named Mikhy K Farrera Brochez, who had been remanded to prison in Singapore in 2016, convicted of numerous fraud and drug-related offenses....More..

by | Monday, January 28, 2019

Measles outbreak in Washington State leads to state of emergency

Centre for Disease Control is warning residents about a measles outbreak in the state of Washington. Twenty-six of those suffering from the disease had not been immunized and the vaccination status of four ot...More..

Arizona governor: 'sickened' by impregnation of disabled woman
by | Sunday, January 27, 2019

Arizona governor: 'sickened' by impregnation of disabled woman

Phoenix Police Chief Jeri Williams said on January 23, 2019, that investigators arrested Sutherland on one count of sexual assault and one count of vulnerable adult abuse. Sutherland, 36 , is the father based...More..

Alzheimer's linked to infection of the brain by gum disease bacterium
by | Sunday, January 27, 2019

Alzheimer's linked to infection of the brain by gum disease bacterium

Researchers from the institute conducted the study in collaboration with neurologists from the Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis and the Huntington Medical Research Institutes in Pasaden...More..

This year's vaccine 72% effective at preventing flu, scientists say
by | Sunday, January 27, 2019

This year's vaccine 72% effective at preventing flu, scientists say

Last year, the H3N2 strain, which is known to cause more severe illness, dominated. "We'd like to have another 20 or 30 more if we could, particularly we need more representation in the north of the province", ...More..

Eating fried chicken= 13% higher risk of death
by | Saturday, January 26, 2019

Eating fried chicken= 13% higher risk of death

Several cohort studies in United States populations have found that higher consumption of fried foods was associated with a higher risk of type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular disease , they write, but a study i...More..

5-year action plan to set new targets controlling antimicrobial resistance
by | Saturday, January 26, 2019

5-year action plan to set new targets controlling antimicrobial resistance

The plan was released along with a 20-year vision for how the United Kingdom will sustain its efforts against antimicrobial resistance. A review in 2016 led by Lord O'Neill of Gatley estimated that antimicrobia...More..

New food guide set to challenge prominence of meat, dairy industries
by | Saturday, January 26, 2019

New food guide set to challenge prominence of meat, dairy industries

In place of food groups are 24 categories looking at nutrients. Canadians are also advised to limit their consumption of highly-processed foods and prepare meals and snacks using ingredients that have littl...More..

Election Commission spurns invitation to see how Indian EVMs are hacked
by | Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Election Commission spurns invitation to see how Indian EVMs are hacked

The world's most populous democracy - India - is scheduled to hold a general election in April-May next in which an estimated 900 million people will be eligible to vote. The ECI reiterated that the EVMs used b...More..

Londoners urged to get flu shot following first death of the season
by | Monday, January 21, 2019

Londoners urged to get flu shot following first death of the season

The 22 deaths reported represent two deaths in the week ending January 12 and four deaths from an earlier period that were delayed in being reported. The health agency said that 12 of those who have died, or ...More..

DeSantis Announces End To Medical Marijuana Smoking Ban
by | Sunday, January 20, 2019

DeSantis Announces End To Medical Marijuana Smoking Ban

Efforts were led by Morgan to get the medical marijuana constitutional amendment on the 2016 ballot. "They created a cartel essentially", said DeSantis. Danielle Hartman, chief executive officer of Ruth & Nor...More..

'Planetary health diet' could avert premature deaths and safeguard the Earth
by | Saturday, January 19, 2019

'Planetary health diet' could avert premature deaths and safeguard the Earth

The commission's report comes as the New England Journal of Medicine published a " grim analysis " on Thursday which warns that the World Health Organization's conclusion from just five years ago that risin...More..

Man requires hospital treatment after injecting himself with semen
by | Saturday, January 19, 2019

Man requires hospital treatment after injecting himself with semen

The " cure " was 100 percent his own idea - as well as his own manufacture - and developed without medical advice, he told doctors in the Dublin hospital as they presumably stared in disbelief. The case was r...More..

Sen. Rand Paul Has Upcoming Surgery in Canada
by | Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Sen. Rand Paul Has Upcoming Surgery in Canada

The hospital's website says: "For over 70 years, we have been the only licensed hospital in the world dedicated to repairing hernias". Canada has a nationalized healthcare system. During Republican efforts ...More..

Greater than six million individuals have had flu this season — CDC
by | Monday, January 14, 2019

Greater than six million individuals have had flu this season — CDC

Adult flu deaths are not officially counted, but 16 children have died so far. Health officials recommend Hoosiers protect their families by getting a flu shot if they haven't already and to take precaution...More..

Surreal feeling that audience has accepted 'Uri...' says Vicky Kaushal
by | Monday, January 14, 2019

Surreal feeling that audience has accepted 'Uri...' says Vicky Kaushal

Based on real incidents , Uri: The Surgical Strike collected Rs 11 crore (approximately) at the Indian box office on Saturday, according to early estimates. In spite of being a newbie in the film industry, V...More..

High-fibre diet is good for you says third major study
by | Monday, January 14, 2019

High-fibre diet is good for you says third major study

But the data, published in a series of systematic reviews and meta-analyses in The Lancet medical journal, also suggested higher dietary fibre intakes could give even greater protection. "Eating high fibe...More..

URI box-office collection day 1: Vicky Kaushal film takes a solid start
by | Sunday, January 13, 2019

URI box-office collection day 1: Vicky Kaushal film takes a solid start

Vicky also praised his co-actors and director Aditya Dhar for being part of the film. It's a movie marathon week for cinegoers as three big films - URI: The Surgical Strike , The Accidental Prime Minister ...More..

De Blasio launches agency to combat 'worst landlords'
by | Sunday, January 13, 2019

De Blasio launches agency to combat 'worst landlords'

New York City has once again shown its intent to be a national leader in implementing robust worker protections. Secure Choice auto-IRA programs like the one envisioned in New York City use the most effect...More..

Overweight people have smaller brains, study suggests
by | Saturday, January 12, 2019

Overweight people have smaller brains, study suggests

After adjusting for other factors such as age, physical activity and smoking, the researchers found that, while a high BMI alone was linked to having a slightly reduced volume of grey matter, those who also had...More..

Apple is reportedly cutting iPhone production by 10 percent
by | Saturday, January 12, 2019

Apple is reportedly cutting iPhone production by 10 percent

Apple's newest smartphone, the iPhone XR made a whole lot of buzz previous year when it launched because of its different design and looks along with the lower than the usual price tag. Next, Apple (NASDAQ:A...More..

Apple CEO, Tim Cook, Made $15m In 2018
by | Saturday, January 12, 2019

Apple CEO, Tim Cook, Made $15m In 2018

But they think the primary driver of Apple's demand doldrums come down to a "mispriced smartphone with XR as the culprit in China and elongated upgrade activity within its installed base a clear headwind". In A...More..

Woman unable to hear male voices over rare medical condition
by | Saturday, January 12, 2019

Woman unable to hear male voices over rare medical condition

Woman Can't Hear Her Boyfriend's Voice Because Of A Rare Condition. "She was able to hear me when I spoke to her, but when a young male patient walked in, she couldn't hear him at all", Dr. It is not easy t...More..