Thursday January 17-th, 2019

Cutting back on red meat 'will save the planet' Cutting back on red meat 'will save the planet'

They say to stay within the planet's limits, we will need a combination of dietary change, improved food production through using better agriculture and technology and reduced food waste. "From a sustainability perspective, it would be counterproduct...

Microsoft joins forces with Walgreens to advance the future of health care Microsoft joins forces with Walgreens to advance the future of health care

A stock experiencing a high level of volatility has a higher ATR , and a low volatility stock has a lower ATR . Stock Yards Bank & Trust Co. trimmed its stake in Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc (NASDAQ: WBA ) by 13.4% during the fourth quarter, ac...

Americans more likely to die of overdose than auto crash, report finds Americans more likely to die of overdose than auto crash, report finds

According to the annually released Injury Facts report , the odds of a person in the USA dying from an opioid overdose over the course of their lifetime is 1 in 96, while the previous leading cause for preventable death, motor vehicle crashes, is ...

Walmart Leaving CVS Pharmacy Networks Over Reimbursement Dispute Walmart Leaving CVS Pharmacy Networks Over Reimbursement Dispute

If the split is completed, their plans wouldn't pay for prescriptions filled at Walmart. Also, it would not apply to the Sam's Club stores of Walmart. In the statement, CVS officials noted that the company's "focus now is an orderly transition for an...

Science says get a good night's sleep to avoid heart disease Science says get a good night's sleep to avoid heart disease

Atherosclerosis, also known as hardening of the arteries, occurs when plaques build up in the lining of the arteries. For the study , published in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology , the team looked at almost 4,000 bank employees ...

Man Ends Up In Hospital After Injecting Semen To Cure Back Pain Man Ends Up In Hospital After Injecting Semen To Cure Back Pain

L. Dunne wrote up the man's case for the January issue of the Irish Medical Journal in an article titled " 'Semenly' Harmless Back Pain ". After doctors found the abscess, he explained his " innovative " healing method. The patient, who had a his...

Baby hears sister for first time and our hearts can't take it Baby hears sister for first time and our hearts can't take it

When Scarlet was born three months premature, her parents held grave concerns for her health. . According to Carole Benjamin, the family initially thought her hearing was relatively good, however, Scarlet failed a hearing test in the hospital and d...

Sen. Rand Paul scheduled to have hernia surgery in Canada Sen. Rand Paul scheduled to have hernia surgery in Canada

On its website, Shouldice calls itself the global leader in non-mesh hernia fix with 98 percent of its cases performed with a natural tissue technique. Boucher pleaded guilty in March to attacking Paul over a beef about lawn maintenance. Accord...

CDC: Up to 84000 Americans hospitalized with flu in past three months CDC: Up to 84000 Americans hospitalized with flu in past three months

Fever above 100 F (38 C), though not everyone with the flu has a fever. Flu activity remained elevated for the 2018-2019 flu season, but most influenza indicators were down sharply from last year's high-severity flu season, according to the most...

'Uri: The Surgical Strike' embarks Rs 12.43 cr on Day 2 'Uri: The Surgical Strike' embarks Rs 12.43 cr on Day 2

The movie minted Rs 8.20 crore in its first day and the box office numbers are expected to grow in coming days. The film released across the country on January 11 and has managed to impress both critics and the audience. Apart from Vicky Kaushal , t...

Bud Light uses Dilly Dilly King to promote ingredient list on packaging Bud Light uses Dilly Dilly King to promote ingredient list on packaging

However, beers that call themselves "ultra light" can have as few as 45 calories per 12 ounce serving. AB InBev is hoping that its new labels, which also tout that Bud Light is made from only four ingredients, will help buoy the brand. Researchers at...

Jerry Stiller in hospital after health scare Jerry Stiller in hospital after health scare

A different source told Page Six that he "had some sort of episode and they wanted to be cautious". Stiller is now under observation. The star of The King Of Queens is father to fellow amusing man Ben Stiller . Following their career on vari...

Indiana Health Department: 4 flu deaths so far this season Indiana Health Department: 4 flu deaths so far this season

Almost all of the pediatric illnesses are linked to H1N1. She's a health scientist at the National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities at the U.S. This year's vaccine offers protection against both of these strains. "We can not...

Eat more dietary fibre to lower risk of non-communicable diseases Eat more dietary fibre to lower risk of non-communicable diseases

The study also revealed that diets with a low glycaemic index and low glycaemic load happened to offer limited support for protection against Type-2 diabetes and stroke only. Whole grains can lower a person's risk of dying from heart disease ...

Young people's mental health 'must be higher priority', says Helensburgh's MSP Young people's mental health 'must be higher priority', says Helensburgh's MSP

Need is clearly rising, but investment and services haven't kept up. Furthermore, demand for services is only going to grow after it emerged that one in eight of young people aged between five and 19 years have a mental health disorder. "With menta...

Uri Day 2 in overseas Uri Day 2 in overseas

The film hit the theatres yesterday as it was scheduled to be released on 11th January 2019, Friday. According to the report, the high-octane action film is expected to perform well over the weekend as well. Both the movie's box office collection i...

Gov. Newsom Offers $144 Billion Budget, Ups Savings Gov. Newsom Offers $144 Billion Budget, Ups Savings

Democrats and a wide range of liberal interest groups praised the ambitious proposals in Newsom's first budget. It kicks of five months of negotiations with lawmakers, who must approve a spending plan by June 15. And Newsom hinted on Tuesday that t...

C'bean nationals could benefit from NY health plan C'bean nationals could benefit from NY health plan

Some Americans want to see the health initiative replicated nationwide. His wife, Chirlane McCray, who traces her roots to Barbados and St Lucia, said with the announcement New York City takes another leap ahead of the rest of the country in prov...

High fibre diets make for healthier lives

Co-author professor Jim Mann said: "This study is essential as there is increased public confusion over what to base our meal choices on, and the impact our dietary choices have on our risk of certain diseases". Consuming 25g to 29g each day was ade...

Fatal Drug ODs Soaring Among Middle-Aged Women: CDC Fatal Drug ODs Soaring Among Middle-Aged Women: CDC

No more. Drug overdoses have become a prodigious thief of female lives in the U.S. And they are increasingly claiming women's lives deep into middle age, according to a new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. In 1999, fe...

Fossilised blue tooth shows Medieval women’s involvement in manuscript production Fossilised blue tooth shows Medieval women’s involvement in manuscript production

For centuries, people from South Asia to Mesopotamia to Europe have traded lapis lazuli, a brilliant blue rock used to make ultramarine pigment, found in mines in present-day Afghanistan. One of the authors, Ohio State University professor Alison Be...

Super gonorrhoea ‘has reached the UK’, doctors warn Super gonorrhoea ‘has reached the UK’, doctors warn

Super-gonorrhoea is a drug-resistant strain of the sexually transmitted disease. No details are known about the women involved, nor about when and exactly where they caught the sexually transmitted infections. Dr. Nick Phin, from Public Health Engl...

Link found between oversized waists and smaller brains - research Link found between oversized waists and smaller brains - research

Similarly, the waist-to-hip ratio is scored, and a high score - above 0.90 for men and above 0.85 for women - means a person has central obesity, or a bigger belly than hips. It was found that almost one in five of the participants were found to be o...

HRT tablets linked to higher blood clot risk

Older menopausal women taking hormone replacement therapy (HRT) should be offered patches before pills, experts have said, after a study showed oral drugs raised the risk of a deadly blood clot. Moreover, HRT tablets containing equine estrogen, inc...

Medical marijuana patients are driving high Medical marijuana patients are driving high

Driving under the influence of marijuana in MI is against the law - even for medical marijuana patients. The researchers surveyed adults in MI who were seeking medical cannabis recertification or a new certification for chronic pain in 2014 and 201...

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