Health


Sabra Recalls Hummus in Listeria Worry Sabra Recalls Hummus in Listeria Worry
- November 24, 2016

In a statement , Sabra CEO Shali Shalit Shoval said the company had "industry-leading food safety procedures" but chose to issue the recall "because consumer safety is a top priority". Anyone who has a product affected by the recall can contact the company through its website to receive replacement coupons. Sabra Dipping Company is most likely doing major damage control right now. (more...)
Brooklyn Park Defaced With Swastikas, Pro-Trump Graffiti Brooklyn Park Defaced With Swastikas, Pro-Trump Graffiti
- November 24, 2016

He began, "I'm assuming that we're all here today because we're thinking the same thing - spray painting swastikas at a children's playground is a messed up thing to do". Yauch, who died in 2012, was Jewish, and grew up in the neighborhood. As President-elect Donald Trump continued to hold transition meetings in New Jersey, elected officials in NY had plans of their own. (more...)
Failed study, dimmed hopes in hunt for Alzheimer's treatment
- November 24, 2016

This news comes as a huge blow to patients and investors alike. "This is such a devastating disease, and it's so important for scientists to continue to push through this", said Rita Balice-Gordon, the recently arrived head of neuroscience at Sanofi. (more...)
Tweets aren't tools for surveillance: Twitter pushes back against law enforcement Tweets aren't tools for surveillance: Twitter pushes back against law enforcement
- November 24, 2016

However, the post said, the fact that the data is shared publicly doesn't change the fact that it is not allowed to be used for any surveillance efforts from law enforcement. As reported by ZDNet's Zack Whittaker , some of the first casualties of this renewed focus on privacy could have come in the form of companies like SnapTrends and Geofeedia losing access to the service. (more...)
Bengal cops bust gang that smuggled babies in biscuit packages
- November 24, 2016

The babies had been sold to other places in West Bengal, in the country and even overseas, say police which are interrogating two doctors, one of them had retired from medical service at state government-run R G Kar Medial College some years back and a quack on suspicion of involvement with the racket. (more...)
Savannah residents warned about dangers of frying turkey
- November 24, 2016

And, as per the instructions, the cooking oil has been heated to the point it boils, another potential danger. Cleaning a full load takes 37% less water in the dishwasher than it does by hand, and energy saving cycles can save electricity, too. (more...)
"keep an open mind" on Paris Agreement, says Trump
- November 24, 2016

He added that she'd be "in jail" if he were president. "I really liked him a lot and I am a little bit surprised that I am telling you that I really liked him a lot", Trump said. "Trump is trying to intimidate the networks into giving him less critical coverage", Feldstein said. "I would like to turn it around", Trump said. (more...)
Trump says keeping 'open mind' on Paris Agreement Trump says keeping 'open mind' on Paris Agreement
- November 24, 2016

His parting comment was that the Times was a "world jewel". The President-elect was downright magnanimous toward his longtime Democratic foes. I probably thought that maybe I wouldn't, but I did. "I don't care about having anything to do" with anything outside the United States' best interests, he said . "And I want to focus on - all of these other things that we've been talking about". (more...)
Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade will be livestreamed in 360-degree video
- November 24, 2016

One can also follow the official Macy's Thanksgiving Day parade website for live streaming information . Authorities say there is no confirmation of any credible threat and have urged spectators to come out for the parade. The parade kicks off at 9 a.m. Matt Lauer , Savannah Guthrie and Al Roker will anchor this year's broadcast. Additionally, this live EarthCam camera from Columbus Circle will show the turn corner of the Parade route . (more...)
HIV-infected man sentenced to two years over ritual sex in Malawi HIV-infected man sentenced to two years over ritual sex in Malawi
- November 24, 2016

This rite of passage is performed by a paid male sex worker, locally referred to as "hyena", who must have sex with the girls when they receive their first menstrual period. Though he is HIV-positive, Aniva did not wear condoms during sex. Malawi is one of the worst HIV-affected countries in the world, with 27,000 deaths from AIDS-related illnesses and nine percent of the adult population infected with HIV. (more...)
Online ad exchange AppNexus cuts off Breitbart Online ad exchange AppNexus cuts off Breitbart
- November 24, 2016

The digital ad firm decided the publication had breached a policy against content that incited violence, according to AppNexus spokesman Joshua Zeitz . AppNexus executive Jonathan Hsu said in February the company handles about $2.5 billion in ad spending. According to Zeitz, the AppNexus move was apolitical and the domain could be reactivated once the content in question was addressed. (more...)
Million to Travel for Thanksgiving
- November 24, 2016

That's the lowest level since 2008, when gas prices averaged $1.85 and when the economy was experiencing its worst slowdown since the Great Depression. Heading into the Thanksgiving holiday weekend, USA retail regular-grade gasoline averaged $2.16 per gallon (g), up just six cents per gallon from the same time past year. (more...)
CDC: Infants with Zika can develop microcephaly later CDC: Infants with Zika can develop microcephaly later
- November 24, 2016

It discovered that babies affected in Brazil slowly developed microcephaly months after their birth. While the infants did not meet the criteria for microcephaly at birth, all had brain abnormalities such as decreased brain volume and subcortical calcifications, according to the report. (more...)
Kim Kardashian to Make First Public Appearance Since Paris Robbery Kim Kardashian to Make First Public Appearance Since Paris Robbery
- November 24, 2016

The 39-year-old rapper is now being treated for exhaustion and sleep deprivation at UCLA Medical Centre after cancelling the remaining dates of his "Saint Pablo Tour" , but his wife Kim isn't anxious about his condition and doesn't think the effects of his illnesses will be "long-lasting". (more...)
Giant recalls Sabra Hummus products Giant recalls Sabra Hummus products
- November 24, 2016

Both pre-wrapped, they each include hummus dip, baby carrots, grape tomatoes, flatbread crackers, and celery sticks. The only Taylor Farms or Schnucks products included in this recall are "Hummus Bistro Boxes" and "Hummus Snack Trays", respectively, according to a recall notice posted on the Food and Drug Administration's website . (more...)
Alabama, Auburn move on from FCS warmups to Iron Bowl
- November 24, 2016

Last Saturday's performance by the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga football team against Football Bowl Subdivision top-ranked Alabama was no accident. Auburn's ground attack was one of the driving forces behind Auburn's six-game winning streak earlier this season and likely saved coach Gus Malzahn's job. (more...)
Microcephaly found in babies of Zika-infected mothers months after birth
- November 24, 2016

California represented 8 percent, or 340 of the 4,255 cases reported in the U.S. American territories have recorded 32,068 Zika cases, Health & Human Services reported. The Committee also reviewed a Zika response plan before coming to this decision. The WHO committee, which is charged with overseeing the monitoring and coordinated efforts to combat Zika, stressed the need for continued research into the disease. (more...)
South Korea president's office explains Viagra purchase
- November 23, 2016

In Park, the daughter of an assassinated former dictator, some had hoped for an end to scandals involving top elected officials and their families, as she is unmarried, doesn't have children and is estranged from her siblings. Copyright 2016 NPR . To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/. During his campaign, President-elect Donald Trump cast doubt on the future of security and trade agreements between South Korea and the United States. (more...)
Target Black Friday Hours 2016
- November 23, 2016

We are talking about Amazon's Black Friday sale happening all the way until December 22, now how about that? Amazon's Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals are probably the most popular and well-known on the web. A reminder, we will have all huge doorbusters before Black Friday . Black Friday falls on November 25 this year. Sixty-five percent of Americans are unsure if post-Thanksgiving shopping is worth it, while 64 percent think all sales throughout the year are generally ... (more...)
Sabra Recalls Hummus Products Over Listeria Concern, Again Sabra Recalls Hummus Products Over Listeria Concern, Again
- November 23, 2016

Food and Drug Administration website . (I.E. pregnant woman having miscarriages & young children) Healthy individuals may suffer from fever, headaches, nausea, abdominal pain, diarrhea, and stiffness. However, the contagious bacteria weren't found in the products. People who eat food that are contaminated with listeria can develop symptoms days or months later. (more...)