Health


Eating cheese every day may be good for you Eating cheese every day may be good for you
- December 07, 2017

The researchers believe that cheese's calcium stops fat being absorbed by the body while raising levels of good cholesterol. The findings after this research review were definitely different than expected. Cheese also contains conjugated linoleic acid (CLA), an unsaturated fatty acid that may increase the amount of of HDL "good" cholesterol and decrease "bad" LDL levels. (more...)
We Now Know More About the Link Between Birth Control & Breast Cancer We Now Know More About the Link Between Birth Control & Breast Cancer
- December 07, 2017

While contraceptive drugs that contain oestrogen have always been suspected of increasing the likelihood of breast cancer, researchers had expected smaller doses of the hormone, often combined with the drug progestin, would be safer, said Lina Morch, an epidemiologist at Copenhagen University Hospital who led a study analysing the records of 1.8 million women in Denmark. (more...)
Sri Lanka annouce revised ODI squad for India tour Sri Lanka annouce revised ODI squad for India tour
- December 07, 2017

Delhi's air quality on Monday slipped into severe-plus emergency zone again with a sharp rise in the level of Particulate Matter (PM) throughout the day and National Ambient Air Quality Index (NAAQI) degrading the region with "dark red". The spurt in pollutants was caused by a combination of meteorological factors including a drop in temperature, wind speed and mixing height, a layer where air and particulates float, the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) said. (more...)
TVS Apache RR 310 Launched In India: Price, Specs, Features TVS Apache RR 310 Launched In India: Price, Specs, Features
- December 07, 2017

The new bike is produced out of TVS Motor's Hosur factory, which has already been producing and exporting G 310 R bikes (BMW version of the new bike) for export requirements of BMW since a year ago. The rear sprocket too is altered from 40 teeth on the BMW to 42 teeth on the TVS. TVS so far was in the up to-200cc segment in the Apache series. A lightweight trellis frame forms the backbone of the bike. (more...)
Osmania University suspends classes after protests on campus, exams postponed Osmania University suspends classes after protests on campus, exams postponed
- December 06, 2017

The note read that he had never failed in any examination. A suicide note purportedly written by Murali was found at the scene. "Therefore, I have chose to end my life", Murali wrote in his suicide note, according to The Times of India report. (more...)
Air pollution cancels out benefits of exercise Air pollution cancels out benefits of exercise
- December 06, 2017

However, it is still a notorious area for dirty air, with high levels of black carbon, nitrogen dioxide, and fine particulate matter. The study, in the Lancet medical journal, warned breathing in pollution from diesel cars is particularly unsafe. (more...)
Air pollution may cause permanent damage to your child's brain Air pollution may cause permanent damage to your child's brain
- December 06, 2017

The global humanitarian group says worldwide toxic air levels in some areas are six times higher than recommended limits and that many of those zones were found in South Asia where 12 million at-risk babies live. The paper shows that air pollution, like inadequate nutrition and stimulation, and exposure to violence during the critical first 1,000 days of life, can affect the development of their growing brains. (more...)
Magnitude 5.0 quake strikes Uttararkhand and adjoining regions Magnitude 5.0 quake strikes Uttararkhand and adjoining regions
- December 06, 2017

European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre said that tremors were also felt in Uttaranchal and magnitude 5.0 and epicenter 121 Km East of Dehradun. However, reports are coming that the impact of the natural disaster was not so remarkable even many have not felt it. (more...)
Ola driver sexually harasses Bengaluru woman, suspended by company Ola driver sexually harasses Bengaluru woman, suspended by company
- December 06, 2017

The incident took place at Sunday night around 10.30 pm. "I reported the incident to Ola on Sunday night itself but even on Monday, when the police asked, they had not taken any action". The victim approached the police who warned the driver but she did not file a complaint. "She told us to warn the driver and we did". She also said that she was not a resident of Bengaluru and to avoid "legal hassles" as she was leaving the city next month, she did not lodge a police complaint. (more...)
Beyoncé Presents Colin Kaepernick With SI Muhammad Ali Legacy Award Beyoncé Presents Colin Kaepernick With SI Muhammad Ali Legacy Award
- December 06, 2017

Kaepernick helped spark a national debate about race in the US past year when he sat, then knelt, during the national anthem at 49ers games to protest police brutality . "With or without the NFL's platform, I will continue to work for the people because my platform is the people", he said. The quarterback parted ways with the San Francisco 49ers this year, and was not signed to another team. (more...)
Arsenal & Everton target Steven N'Zonzi confirms situation at Sevilla Arsenal & Everton target Steven N'Zonzi confirms situation at Sevilla
- December 06, 2017

Everton target Steven N'Zonzi has admitted that he needs to leave Sevilla . Both N'Zonzi and his agent are in England looking for potential new clubs, with Sevilla's permission, and time will tell if Liverpool join the likes of Arsenal and Everton in the race for his signature. (more...)
Get a flu shot at Schnucks, get a $10 gift card Get a flu shot at Schnucks, get a $10 gift card
- December 06, 2017

This year, they are already up to 63. "Flu season is here until possibly as late as May, and we anticipate an active flu season this year", said Sherry Gregory, RN, Infectious Disease Supervisor of the North Georgia Health District, based in Dalton. (more...)
United Nations human rights chief cites 'elements of genocide' in Myanmar's Rohingya crisis United Nations human rights chief cites 'elements of genocide' in Myanmar's Rohingya crisis
- December 06, 2017

Bangladesh's Foreign Affairs Minister Mohammed Shahriar Alam said his country remains very concerned that Myanmar has not conducted a credible national investigation into alleged human rights violations. Instead, it issued a presidential statement calling on the Myanmar government to end the use of excessive military force and intercommunal violence that has devastated Rohingya communities during the military crackdowns. (more...)
Atiku: Makarfi speaks on return of ex-Vice President to PDP Atiku: Makarfi speaks on return of ex-Vice President to PDP
- December 06, 2017

Promising to join the leadership in reforming and rebranding the PDP, Atiku also said he plans to convince former members to return to the party. "Nigerians should note one very interesting thing in the politics of Nigeria today; in the past, it used to be that people decamp or leave the party that has lost election or that is in opposition to the party that is ruling". (more...)
Deadly listeria outbreak is food-borne: Motsoaledi Deadly listeria outbreak is food-borne: Motsoaledi
- December 05, 2017

Listeriosis is a preventable disease caused by Listeria monocytogenes bacteria that is typically transferred through contaminated food and is readily treatable with antibiotics. Listeriosis is a foodborne illness associated with a wide variety of foods, including dairy, meat, vegetables, fruit, and ready-to-eat products. The source of the outbreak is now being investigated, but Motsoaledi said it's believe that this particular outbreak is from a food source that is being consumed by both ... (more...)
Philippines Suspends Sale of Dengvaxia Dengue Vaccine Over Risk to Patients Philippines Suspends Sale of Dengvaxia Dengue Vaccine Over Risk to Patients
- December 05, 2017

The order comes days after the Southeast Asian nation suspended a government program to immunize hundreds of thousands of children with Dengvaxia following Sanofi's findings released last week. Citing results of an assay test co-developed with the University of Pittsburgh, a Sanofi Pasteur India spokesperson told PTI, "For those not previously infected by dengue virus, the analysis found , in the longer term, more cases of severe disease could occur following vaccination upon a subsequent ... (more...)
Pope Francis explains why he omitted Rohingya from Myanmar speech Pope Francis explains why he omitted Rohingya from Myanmar speech
- December 05, 2017

But he did not specifically mention the Rohingya, a Muslim minority from Rakhine state. "The presence of God today is also called Rohingya", he said after meeting refugees brought to the Bangladeshi capital of Dhaka from Cox's Bazaar, where hundreds of thousands of Rohingya refugees have settled after fleeing violence in Myanmar's Rakhine state. (more...)
Saban talks Sugar Bowl and return of injured players Saban talks Sugar Bowl and return of injured players
- December 05, 2017

Oklahoma (12-1) which defeated TCU, 41-17 for the Big 12 championship is the No. 2 seed and Georgia's 28-7 victory against Auburn in the SEC title game earned the Bulldogs the No. On Sunday, Saban expressed his satisfaction and excitement for the Alabama football team being involved in the Playoff and the Sugar Bowl. Of particular importance to Tide fans, the three injured linebackers, Mack Wilson, Christian Miller and Terrell Lewis, who saw limited action against Auburn should be near ... (more...)
Bryan Singer Fired From Directing Freddie Mercury Biopic After On-Set Drama Bryan Singer Fired From Directing Freddie Mercury Biopic After On-Set Drama
- December 05, 2017

Last week, Fox suspended a to the director's "unexpected unavailability". Cinematographer Thomas Newton Sigel would apparently fill in for him, handling production in Singer's absence. Sources tell the publication that Singer's unprofessional behaviour on and off set resulted in multiple complaints to the studio. Further, star Rami Malek - who is playing Freddie Mercury in the film - complained about Singer's numerous absences, unreliability and unprofessionalism. (more...)
Portland Metro Saturday Weather: Rain, it is inevitable Portland Metro Saturday Weather: Rain, it is inevitable
- December 04, 2017

After several days of icy temperatures last week, and a milder weekend, forecasters are predicting the mercury will plunge again later this week, with the chance of wintry showers for many places. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible. The overnight low is expected to be near 19. The overnight low is expected to be near 29. (more...)

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