Health


Beer 'makes people more sociable', says study Beer 'makes people more sociable', says study
- September 21, 2016

Researchers from the University Hospital of Basel tested 60 healthy men and women who drank alcoholic or non-alcoholic beer. These included a face recognition test, which assessed how participants read emotions in pictures of faces - it looked at whether they were capable of detecting sadness or happiness. (more...)
For Obama, a swan song on global stage in final United Nations speech
- September 21, 2016

He warned of an intensifying "contest" between liberal democratic systems and authoritarianism. "The stark contrast of between, say, the success of the Republic of Korea and the wasteland of North Korea shows that central planned control of the economy is a dead end", Obama said . (more...)
Everton players in fear of manager Ronald Koeman, says Phil Jagielka Everton players in fear of manager Ronald Koeman, says Phil Jagielka
- September 21, 2016

John Stones sold in the summer for 55.6 million euros, with the money Everton strengthened structure with four great players Idriss Gueye, Ashley Williams, Yannick Bolas and Enner Valencia and all these players immediately became the main team. (more...)
Novavax Inc. (NVAX) PT Lowered to $1.50 Novavax Inc. (NVAX) PT Lowered to $1.50
- September 21, 2016

That is compared with the $-0.12 in earnings per share it reported during the same period previous year. FBR & Co. have set a target price of 12 Dollars on its stock. The firm's revenue was down 82.1% on a year-over-year basis. EPS in next five year years is expected to touch 0.00% while EPS growth in past 5 year was -11.90% along with sales growth of 154.00% in the last five years. (more...)
MIT researchers build emotion detector, say it's 87% accurate MIT researchers build emotion detector, say it's 87% accurate
- September 21, 2016

A new device developed by researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology can detect a person's emotions using wireless signals reflecting off a person's body to measure human behavior. The MIT team took 12 participants and sat them three to four feet away from the device. "Just by generally knowing what human heartbeats look like in different emotional states, we can look at a random person's heartbeat and reliably detect their emotions ", MIT Ph.D. (more...)
Convicted killer SMIRKS as he is found GUILTY of Becky Godden murder Convicted killer SMIRKS as he is found GUILTY of Becky Godden murder
- September 21, 2016

But despite this, Halliwell always insisted he did not murder Miss Godden. He became a taxi driver and then ran his own chauffeur business but in January 2010 he was declared bankrupt and returned to private hire cabs. "In the process, he has put Becky's family through untold suffering on top of the bad pain he has caused them by murdering Becky". Ian Harris, head of the complex casework unit at the Crown Prosecution Service Wessex said: "In the end, despite his every effort to evade ... (more...)
Cat-scratch disease is hospitalizing more people Cat-scratch disease is hospitalizing more people
- September 21, 2016

Cat lovers of the internet like to joke about how their favorite pets may harbor ill will towards them - posting memes and sinister photos about how kitties may be plotting their untimely demises. The disease comes from a bacterium which is passed from cat to cat. About 40 percent of all cats carry Bartonella henselae at some point in their lives, particularly stray cats because the bacteria can only fester in cats with fleas. (more...)
More Missouri Drivers Will Hit Deer This Fall More Missouri Drivers Will Hit Deer This Fall
- September 21, 2016

Missouri ranks 17th in the nation for the most potential deer crashes. "In fact, you're more than twice as likely to hit a deer in October, November and December than you are the rest of the year", Camoriana says. The odds that a Virginia driver will hit a deer in the coming year are 1 in 94. These accidents tend to happen most frequently at dusk and dawn. Locally, McCracken Sheriff Jon Hayden said the area is home to a "very robust deer population". (more...)
Cancer con Belle Gibson's $75000 payday for 60 Minutes interview Cancer con Belle Gibson's $75000 payday for 60 Minutes interview
- September 21, 2016

It was rumoured past year that Ms Gibson was paid as much as $45,000 to appear. In the 60 Minutes interview she admitted to never having had a brain tumour, telling host Tara Brown: "But when I was writing that I thought that I did". She also could not tell Brown whether she was 23 or 26. The news has angered thousands of cancer victims and their families, who have since demanded she pay the money to cancer research. (more...)
Thirumavalavan demands CBI probe into Swathi's murder, Ramkumar's death Thirumavalavan demands CBI probe into Swathi's murder, Ramkumar's death
- September 20, 2016

Swathi was murdered on June 24, 2016 at the railway station by Ramkumar, 22, a resident of Thirunelveli district while she was on her way to her office. "Police killed him. It is a cold blooded murder", Deccan Chronicle quoted Paramasivam, P Ramkumar's father, was quoted by Deccan Chronicle in its report as saying. (more...)
I Am a Disciplined Swayamsevak: Parrikar on RSS-Goa Rumblings I Am a Disciplined Swayamsevak: Parrikar on RSS-Goa Rumblings
- September 20, 2016

RSS had recently relieved its Goa Vibhag Sangh Chalak Velingkar, who has now formed a parallel outfit called RSS Goa Prant. "We will take up those issues other than medium of instruction (MoI)", Velingkar said. "Without MGP, we will be able to win 10 seats", Velingkar said adding that BBSM is now working to contest 35 seats on its own and are waiting to shortlist the candidates. (more...)
USA is willing to extend Syria truce despite violations
- September 20, 2016

Stephen O'Brien, the head of the UN's relief organization, said he was "disgusted" by the reports and said if it's discovered that aid workers were deliberately targeted, that the strike would amount to a war crime. The State Department said it was "outraged" by reports that a humanitarian aid convoy was bombed near the Syrian city of Aleppo, but is prepared to extend the cease-fire if Russian Federation pressures the Syrian government to abide by terms of the truce and ends a pattern of ... (more...)
Italian researchers suggest standing in front of a bright light boosts testosterone Italian researchers suggest standing in front of a bright light boosts testosterone
- September 20, 2016

Note: he's talking about the northern hemisphere, so the opposite to what happens down here. But he said the value of light therapy for sexual problems still needs to be borne out in a larger, independent study , and researchers need to verify whether the results are "not just short-term". (more...)
Woman claims rat head among chicken pieces while eating at Popeyes Woman claims rat head among chicken pieces while eating at Popeyes
- September 20, 2016

Rosemary Thomas sat down to dinner at a Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen in Harlem, New York, with her daughter, sister and niece when she found what appeared to be a rat head in one of the pieces of chicken. As recently as last May, the outlet famous for its fried fast food was called 'not vermin proof. According to DNA Info , a spokesperson for Popeyes says the company is now moving forward by reaching out to the franchise owner for more information. (more...)
Former Top US Diplomat Calls Trump A 'Racist' And 'National Disgrace'
- September 20, 2016

In one of these emails from August, Powell, who led the State Department during the earlier phases of the George W. Bush presidency, criticizes the birther movement, which Donald Trump helped lead, calling it racist. That's what the 99 per cent believe. "No need to debate it with you now, but Trump is a national disgrace and an global pariah", Mr Powell wrote in June, noting the criticism of Mr Trump by several prominent conservatives. (more...)
Memphis dance coach arrested for statutory rape, criminal exposure to HIV Memphis dance coach arrested for statutory rape, criminal exposure to HIV
- September 20, 2016

The pair had unprotected sex on several occasions, court documents indicate, and they also exchanged sexually explicit test messages. "My brother ain't no bad person". While Conner proclaimed his innocence on Facebook before turning himself in, neighbors said if he is found guilty, he should be punished. Conner is charged with statutory rape by an authority figure, soliciting sexual exploitation of a minor, and criminal exposure to HIV. (more...)
Trump says Clinton is 'proposing to abolish the borders'
- September 20, 2016

Bornstein has been Trump's personal physician since 1980. At 70, Trump would be the oldest person ever to ascend to the presidency. Bornstein later said he only took five minutes to write that clean bill of health, and a Trump auto was waiting outside while he penned the note. (more...)
Trump Says He Does Not Expect Immigration as Debate Topic
- September 20, 2016

Oz Show". Before now, the only other details released about Trump's health were from his physician Harold Bornstein. Trump has not publicly expressed that sentiment himself. "I've always been a little bit this way". Following the revelation that Clinton, 68, was suffering from pneumonia, Trump vowed soon to release "very, very specific numbers" from a recent check-up with Bornstein. (more...)
Snowden says will vote in USA presidential election Snowden says will vote in USA presidential election
- September 20, 2016

As President Barack Obama's final term in office winds to a close, there has been a movement to get the outgoing president to pardon Snowden before he leaves office. And 55 percent said he did the wrong thing in sharing the NSA's secrets. Snowden took it upon himself to decide for the entire country what should - and should not be - secret. (more...)
Mike Pence in 'Excellent' Health, According to Letter from Personal Doctor
- September 20, 2016

Bush's vice president who left office with the approval rating of just 13 % after eight years of controversy over his aggressive backing of the Iraq War , possible conflicts of interest with defense contractor Halliburton , justification of torture , role in outing a Central Intelligence Agency agent as an act of political revenge and expansion of the powers of his office . (more...)