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Positive ageing may reduce dementia risk

Even after the researchers accounted for other risk factors for dementia - including smoking, diabetes and cardiovascular disease - they still found that the od...


Feeling Sick? Here Are The Most Common Cold And Flu Symptoms

Scott Harris. While most children recover from the flu, some can have severe and sometimes fatal infections, but that has been rare in Nebraska. UCSB Studen...


Auto Expo: Driving towards a green future

The new Honda CR-V will get a new 1.6-litre i-DTEC diesel engine with 120 Ps power and a peak torque of 300 Nm. This year's expo, which kicked-off Wednesday her...


SkyBridge Capital II LLC Sells 45349 Shares of QUALCOMM, Inc. (NASDAQ:QCOM)

It has underperformed by 7.39% the S&P500. (GE) by 2545.05% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Following the sale, the executive vice pr...


Hot tea linked to esophageal cancer in smokers, drinkers

Researchers found that people in China who consumed scalding tea - and also smoked tobacco and drank excessive amounts of alcohol - had a five times greater r...


How Much Did NBC Make on Advertising for This Year's Super Bowl?

After a politically-tumultuous year for the National Football League, it was clear that this year advertisers made sure not to make any overtly-political sta...


Sensex, Nifty flat; RBI keeps repo rate unchanged at 6%

At 10.30 a.m., the Sensex traded lower by 1,074.79 points or 3.09 percent to 33,682.37 points from its previous close of 34,757.16 points. Also, the broader...


Herbal supplement kratom contains opioids, regulators say

But what exactly makes something an "opioid"? Gottlieb said , "The model shows us that kratom compounds are predicted to affect the body just like opioids". ...


Slicing out asparagus might cease breast most cancers spreading

Greg Hannon, from Cancer Research UK's Cambridge Institute , said that they became interested in asparagine because they had noticed that breast cancer patie...


Lawmakers want legislation to deter people from eating laundry detergent pods

Rep. Aravella Simotas (D-Queens) and Sen. Brad Hoylman proposed a bill calling for manufacturers to make the laundry pods look less edible. Sign up today fo...


Zimbabwe opposition leader 'shocked' over critically ill reports

The former Zimbabwean prime minister is reported to be critically ill. A party source with knowledge of his condition said this on Tuesday. "From the medica...


U.S. stocks swing wildly as Wall Street volatility persists, global stocks drop

With economies growing around the world, profits for US businesses are expected to continue rising, and stock prices tend to follow the path of corporate earn...


'Indian Spy' Jadhav To Face Trial On Terrorism And Sabotage Charges

In an effort to counter this issue, Pakistan has used its "memorial" or formal submission to the ICJ, submitted on December 13 a year ago, to seek information...


Cancer 'vaccine' successfully eliminates tumors in mice, clinical trials for humans underway

Researchers are now recruiting lymphoma patients to test the technique in a clinical trial. "Our approach uses a one-time application of very small amounts of...


Super Bowl LII brings 47.4 rating for NBC

Fans ripped out a number of seats after the final Vikings game at the Metrodome in 2013. "We are so glad that it was spent on our local businesses and that so...


Snow storm prediction prompts winter weather advisory for Jackson County

Click through the gallery below for a precise timeline of what we can expect from this system. On Monday , a second system is expected to move through the ar...


ME woman prepares salad, sticks fork into 5-inch lizard

Carr said she had a friend who is a biologist examine the lizard and told her it could have been a blue-bellied lizard, which primarily live in California a...


HIV prevention drug Truvada to be publicly funded in New Zealand

PHARMAC sought feedback on the proposal to fund PrEP late past year and a consultation process followed. Many PrEP users resorted to importing their medication ...


Odisha gets Rs 5252 Crore in Railway Budget 2018-19

The tweet of Railway Ministry says 36 ongoing projects costing Rs 43,751 crore for 4,750 km in length are already under execution in Odisha. "We have sent the...


Stocks plunge, then mostly recover as wild ride continues

The stock market recovered after an early plunge on Tuesday (Wednesday NZ Time) and was little changed in morning trading, raising hopes of a halt to a global s...


Eagles' first Super Bowl can't reverse falling NFL TV audience Gerry Smith

A local firm brought football's biggest stars to life during last night's Super Bowl . The Philadelphia Eagles pulled off the victory over the New England ...


Delhi shocker: Congress local leader killed in road rage

The deceased has been identified as Vinod Mehra. Vinod Mehra, 43, was returning to his home at Geeta Colony after attending a marriage ceremony at a banquet h...


Bristol-Myers sees new route to immuno-oncology success in trial

Janus Henderson Group PLC now owns 3,634,128 shares of the biopharmaceutical company's stock valued at $202,494,000 after acquiring an additional 3,516,536 shar...


Florida Department of Health: Flu activity remains high throughout Hillsborough County

That's the opposite of elsewhere in the province where about half the health units are seeing widespread flu activity . Getting a flu vaccine can help lowe...


North Korean Security Concerns and More

Meanwhile, Vice President Mike Pence will be attending the opening ceremony of the Olympic Games on February 5, as part of his six-day trip to Asia. Kim, 90...


City health officials confirm two pediatric flu deaths

When officers arrived they found the father administering CPR to the girl, later identified as Amely Baez . The youngster was rushed to Elmhurst Hospital, wh...


Trump revisits national anthem controversy before Super Bowl

That picture @hartluck just shared on insta of @ pink's military brother saluting as she sings the American national anthem is glorious. " Pink sucks and ...


How Super Bowl overtime works

The NFL's ratings slide continued through its final game of the season. The good news for the NFL is that its annual championship game still easily reigns...


Northampton Saints star returns to Wales bench for England clash — George North

The speedy Anthony Watson gave England an early 10-0 lead with two unconverted tries and Jones, perhaps mindful he was in Italy , said: "He got the Maserati ...


Experts urge smokers to switch to e-cigarettes for "substantial" health gains

The researchers estimate that 20,000 smokers who take up e-cigarettes are quitting the habit each year, Sky News reports. Despite the findings, HSE public h...


India plans to provide free health care to half a billion people

He went on to declare intentions to merge three public sector insurance companies and to list the new entity. He said the budget has devoted attention to al...


Meek Mill Shares Response To Eagles' Super Bowl Win From Prison

Meek Mill fans are making sure he's represented right at Super Bowl 2018 as the Philadelphia Eagles take on the New England Patriots . "But I have faith t...


Viavi Solutions Inc (VIAV) Director Sells 4997 Shares of Stock

Commonwealth Equity Services Inc purchased a new stake in shares of Viavi Solutions during the 3rd quarter valued at $111,000. About 12.66M shares traded or 4...


UP shocker: 40 tested HIV positive

Villagers said they never saw Yadav change the needles he used and health official Sushil Choudhury said that that was the likely cause of the spread of HIV . ...


Stocks Extend Losses, With Dow Falling More Than 400 Points

However, some believe Trump's tax cuts could be a reason for the market's struggle. Banks are taking some of the biggest losses. President Trump has trump...


Gas Prices Continue To Rise In New York

The average gas price increase in Baton Rouge is nearly double that of the national average, which last week was 1.9 cents per gallon. Barring a major surpris...


If You Get the Flu, When Should You Go to the ER?

The effectiveness of this season's flu shot has been extremely low across Canada, research has shown. There have been no supply shortages reported. It's been ...


IGP orders Afegbua Babangida's spokesman to surrender

Onwu who is the Executive Director, New Initiative for Credible Leadership (NICReL) addressing a press conference in Abuja on Monday, also alleged that besides ...


Nigerian army urges Boko Haram captives to submit to troops

Parading the surrendered insurgents before worldwide and local press correspondents, Major General Nicholas told the insurgents that all Nigerians were delighte...


Hot tea ups esophageal cancer risk in smokers, drinkers

It may be mentioned that in early stages of a tumour, no symptoms would be detected. These can include difficulties in swallowing, persistent indigestion or h...


Genius Girl Scout Sells Cookies Outside A San Diego Dispensary

The cookie sale is the major fundraiser for the Girl Scout organization, with a portion of each sale going to the local troops. They aren't allowed to set up a ...




Markets to reopen today after 2-day 'Delhi Bandh' over sealing drive

The Delhi BJP president said that after these amendments, which are likely to get effective in next few days, the cause of sealing in nearly all cases will ce...


Georgia GOP candidate blasts National Football League denial of 'Please Stand' ad

AMVETS said the NBA and NHL accepted the #PleaseStand ad for their all-star programs, while critics have pointed out that the NFL has aired political ads in th...


Eagles starting D-lineman Tim Jernigan returns to practice

Pederson was 7-9 previous year in his rookie season as head coach, but he has guided the Eagles from worst to first in search of the franchise's first National ...


Offseason Questions: Who Will You Root For In Super Bowl LII?

Patriots left tackle Nate Solder will be tasked with keeping those pass rushers off of NFL MVP favorite Tom Brady . They went 2-0 with Jimmy Garoppolo und...


Spurs And Liverpool Play Out Crazy Premier League Game

The Premier League's two top goal scorers in Kane and Salah will cause both defences bundles of problems. Tottenham gained more control in the second ha...


Lauda: How stupid can they be?

How dumb can someone be? "Women have emancipated themselves and do very well at it.so this is a decision against women. So this is a decision against women". ...


A hunter was knocked out by a falling dead goose

The incident happened near the Miles River where a group of people had leased private land to hunt a flock of geese. The dead goose also knocked out two of his ...