Health


China electronics firm to recall some United States products after
- October 25, 2016

In a statement on its official microblog, Hangzhou Xiongmai claimed that security issues are "a problem facing all mankind" and that these problems are not exclusive to "industry giants". According to a more recent report , Xiongmai began issuing a recall in the US for devices using the vulnerable components. A Chinese electronics component maker is recalling 4.3 million internet-connected camera products from the USA market amid claims they may have played a role in Friday's massive ... (more...)
Girl Scout cookie cereal is a real thing and happening soon Girl Scout cookie cereal is a real thing and happening soon
- October 25, 2016

The Girl Scouts have been helping communities across the country for more than a century, but in January they will give America the greatest gift of all. When fans of Girl Scout cookies place their orders next year, they won't have to wait weeks for the boxes to arrive. 'We're combining two iconic Girl Scout traditions - s'mores and Girl Scout Cookies!' the organization wrote in the announcement. (more...)
Hot Halloween Costumes for 2016
- October 25, 2016

Always look both ways before you cross the road. ■ Avoid tailgating. The vehicle in front of you may be following along with children as they trick-or-treat. We do it for safety reasons, but the kids just love them. Nevertheless, since there was a huge recall of Mars candy bars earlier this year, it might be worthwhile to take a quick gander at recall information this year. (more...)
Health chiefs call for worldwide ban on junk food advertising to children Health chiefs call for worldwide ban on junk food advertising to children
- October 24, 2016

Desai will served in the position from 2016 until 2017. "This is an extremely prestigious post and will allow key issues affecting the Indian healthcare system to be addressed at a global platform", said Padma Shri Awardee Dr KK Aggarwal, President Elect Indian Medical Association in a statement. (more...)
Donald Trump Got So Much Wrong About Late-Term Abortions Donald Trump Got So Much Wrong About Late-Term Abortions
- October 24, 2016

Wade , would not ban abortion nationally, but simply return the issue to the democratic process, where the United States Constitution says it belongs, at the state level. We have no country if we have no border. In one of his final remarks on the topic, Mr Trump said the Obama administration had moved millions of undocumented people out of the US. (more...)
United States diplomat says Philippines an ally, but drug killings a concern
- October 24, 2016

In a major walk-around, Duterte sparked diplomatic alarm when he announced during a state visit to Beijing last week his "separation" with the United States. "It's a historical relationship, it has its ups and downs", Goldberg told reporters. Despite supporting the Philippines' war against drugs, the USA warned that the government should respect the rights of citizens given the spate of extrajudicial killings of drug suspects. (more...)
Australian finds spider carrying mouse Australian finds spider carrying mouse
- October 24, 2016

Australian Jason Womal headed over to his neighbor's place on Saturday before work after his neighbor asked if "he wanted to see something cool". Later Mr Womal posted on his account that the spider is unharmed. "Man, that is so cool", a voice on the video says, as the spider continues his journey with its lunch in its traps. The video has had over 9 million views and 150,000 shares on Facebook. (more...)
New infant sleep safety guidelines
- October 24, 2016

Moon. According to the new recommendations, babies should be put on their back on a firm sleep surface such as a crib or bassinet with a tight-fitting sheet. "There should be no pillows, sheets, blankets or other items that could obstruct the infant's breathing or cause overheating". "It's sometimes hard not to fall asleep when you're feeding a baby ... (more...)
Teal pumpkin project helps kids with food allergies enjoy trick-or-treating Teal pumpkin project helps kids with food allergies enjoy trick-or-treating
- October 24, 2016

One in 13 children in the USA has a food allergy as reported by FARE. "We want to wish everyone a safe and happy Halloween, and hope that you'll join us at Progress Ridge on Monday, October 31", announces Dr. Trick-or-treating can be fun, and the candy and other items can be great. Tracy Amin of Seattle also wanted to build empathy in her children when she hosted a teal-pumpkin painting party and promoted the idea in her neighborhood previous year. (more...)
Kaine says Clinton will try to work with GOP
- October 24, 2016

Kaine, along with Democratic National Committee Chair Donna Brazile, have been taking a lot of fire from WikiLeaks lately, which has promised a couple of times that their unreleased emails will be damaging to him and the Clinton campaign. (more...)
LSU's Fournette to return, start vs. Ole Miss
- October 24, 2016

Chark. Malachi Dupre caught a game-high five passes for 52 yards, while Travin Dural added four catches for 48 yards. However, it's still possible Fournette could rejoin the discussion and perhaps even merit an invite for the award's presentation. (more...)
Trump and Clinton Go Head to Head Over Abortion
- October 24, 2016

That's why Hillary Clinton's response to Trump's "ninth month" answer was so powerful. Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump sparred in Wednesday's debate over Trump's plan to build a wall between the USA and Mexico. The story line is that Trump implied there is a torrent of late-term abortions-and by "late", critics mean the last week. Clinton does believe mothers should be allowed to terminate a pregnancy at any point - up until birth - if her life is in danger, but abortions as ... (more...)
Ripped from the womb? Late-term abortion explained Ripped from the womb? Late-term abortion explained
- October 24, 2016

Slate just ran a cover story on the future of the anti-abortion movement that described it as, "young, female, secular, and feminist". Referring to the Republican candidate's assertions that if elected he would deport the nation's undocumented population, Mrs. (more...)
Hillary accuses Trump of 'stalking' her during debate
- October 24, 2016

The new batch showed that Hillary Clinton's campaign asked former President Bill Clinton to cancel a speech to an investment firm a year ago because of concerns that the Clintons might appear to be too cozy with Wall Street just as she was about to announce her candidacy. (more...)
Increasing awareness for breast cancer Increasing awareness for breast cancer
- October 24, 2016

Compared to white women, African American women also have a higher death rate from breast cancer and across all stages of cancer diagnosis. Given the widespread ignorance about secondary breast cancer , it's perhaps unsurprising that Mrs May doesn't know that "secondary breast cancer " doesn't mean getting breast cancer twice. (more...)
Daisy Ridley praises Felicity Jones
- October 24, 2016

Give her strong control over the Force , other theories suggest Rey could be a Skywalker or a Solo. As they release the first of three standalone Star Wars anthology movies, Disney and LucasFilm execs will be watching anxiously to see if Rogue One can match the success of The Force Awakens , which smashed box office records around the world. (more...)
Iraqi Forces Liberate More Villages as Battle for Mosul Continues
- October 24, 2016

Gen. Igor Konashenkov, the spokesman for the ministry, said two jets were involved in the raid, and apparently mistook the procession for a gathering of militants. At least 47 Iraqi troops and 39 militants have been killed in the Kirkuk violence, according to a local security source. Brig. Gen. Khattab Omer, of the Kirkuk police, says more than 50 militants took part in the assault. (more...)
From 'great woman' to 'nasty': Donald Trump's changing views on Hillary Clinton
- October 24, 2016

Clinton admitted it wasn't easy, but that every time she tried to be in a good mood and focus on the people that she had met during the campaign. Obama did make that comment but she and her husband vehemently denied it referred to the Clintons and was instead about their own attempts to balance family and politics. (more...)
Akhilesh Yadav sacks uncle Shivpal, 3 other ministers
- October 24, 2016

Lucknow: Seeking to put at rest speculation, UP chief minister Akhilesh Yadav Monday ruled out forming any new party and offered to step down if the party supremo and his father Mulayam Singh Yadav so desires. Raju Yadav, a legislator from Mainpuri, quoted the Chief Minister as saying that he was not intending to split the Samajwadi Party as it belonged to " Netaji " - as Mulayam Singh is popularly known. (more...)
Army has self respect, doesn't need ransom money: Uddhav Army has self respect, doesn't need ransom money: Uddhav
- October 24, 2016

Thackeray was on a two-day Goa visit, wherein he kicked off party election campaign. "It doesn't need ransom money", Thackeray told reporters on the sidelines of his meeting with rebel Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh leader Subhash Velingkar. As uncertainty loomed over their tie-up for upcoming civic polls, Shiv Sena on Thursday said BJP should designate one leader for co-ordination between them as many BJP leaders were "purposefully creating confusion" over the issue through their utterances. (more...)