Health Care

Artificial sweeteners linked to risk of weight gain and heart disease

Artificial sweeteners linked to risk of weight gain and heart disease However, according to a new study , artificial sweeteners found in diet soda and other products may be associated with long-term weight gain and an increased risk of obesity , diabetes , high blood pressure , and heart disease . Ryan Zarychanski . But, the review, published in the Canadian Medical Association Journal , shows that the low-calorie sweeteners might not be worth it in the lo... [Full Article...]

Alex Bowman to Drive the Hendrick Motorsports No. 88 in 2018

Alex Bowman to Drive the Hendrick Motorsports No. 88 in 2018 We also learn that Bowman is a Pokemon master, a "terrible barista", and a "pretty good adult big-wheeler". He competed in the Clash at Daytona International Speedway earlier this season after earning his way in with a pole in his 2016 relief campaign. [Full Article...]

New therapy reversed brain damage in young drowning victim

New therapy reversed brain damage in young drowning victim The accident happened in February 2016 , when the young girl, Eden Carlson , slipped through a baby gate as her mother took a shower. Using a treatment known as hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT) - which is often used to treat carbon monoxide poisoning or decompression sickness in divers - Dr Harch and his team were able to reverse the brain damage after 39 sessions. [Full Article...]

Deaths linked to HIV/AIDS drop by half

Deaths linked to HIV/AIDS drop by half Worldwide, "AIDS-related deaths have fallen from 1.9 million in 2005 to one million in 2016", the report said, adding that "for the first time the scales have tipped". Both are areas marred by conflict and political uncertainty, and where stigma helps to drive HIV infection underground, making it even more hard to combat. [Full Article...]

Illinois Reports First Case of West Nile Virus for 2017

Illinois Reports First Case of West Nile Virus for 2017 Positive samples were collected last week in Lykens, Highspire, Susquehanna Township, and Wiconsico Township, according to the county's conservation district. Mosquito Control has subsequently conducted mosquito abatement activities in that area. And the virus has been found in mosquitoes in 20 of the state's 92 counties. [Full Article...]

Combination treatment for hepatitis C approved by FDA

Combination treatment for hepatitis C approved by FDA The FDA approved Vosevi , a combination of sofosbuvir , velpatasvir and voxilaprevir, based on the Phase III Polaris-1 and Polaris-4 trials. Vosevi has been approved for the treatment of adult HCV patients with genotype 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 or 6 and were previously treated with a sofosbuvir-containing regimen without an NS5A inhibitor. [Full Article...]

Justine Damond: 911 Was Called Twice by Her Before Police Killed Her

Justine Damond: 911 Was Called Twice by Her Before Police Killed Her The shooting was not captured on police body cameras, and Noor has not spoken to investigators. Denver and Albuquerque, New Mexico, police have been criticized for lack of body camera use. Harrity said that Noor fired his weapon, hitting Ruszczyk through the open driver's side window. She died at the scene. The squad car's dashcam was not turned on, and neither of the officers' body cameras was ... [Full Article...]

Coffee Recalled for Containing Similar Active Ingredient Found in Viagra

Coffee Recalled for Containing Similar Active Ingredient Found in Viagra The drink also poses a threat to those with milk allergies. And now a coffee has been recalled for being too similar to male sexual booster Viagra . The products were sold between July 2014 and June 2016 to customers via the internet. There have been no reports of illness to date, the company said. [Full Article...]

Fox 'disappointed' as Sky deal still headed toward longer review

Fox 'disappointed' as Sky deal still headed toward longer review She did not set a date for a decision and her parliamentary statement, was said to be in response to media speculation she would make her announcement Thursday. Fox Chief Executive Officer James Murdoch and co-Chairman Lachlan Murdoch warned Bradley last week that any delay would signal to other companies that the United Kingdom wasn't open for business as the country leaves the European Union. [Full Article...]

Lifestyle changes to stave off Alzheimer's? Hints, no proof

Lifestyle changes to stave off Alzheimer's? Hints, no proof Almost 50 million people suffer from dementia (including Alzheimer's disease ) in the world, according to the latest estimates. "Low educational level is thought to result in vulnerability to cognitive decline because it results in less cognitive reserve, which enables people to maintain function despite brain pathology", the researchers write . [Full Article...]

Sonakshi was my first choice for Haseena Parkar: Apoorva

Sonakshi was my first choice for Haseena Parkar: Apoorva The lady was looking drop dead gorgeous at the launch event. She was doing "Force 2" at that time and John was injured. We get to be so many characters; I can not remember one instance when I was bored. However, she said that getting her make up done was the most uninteresting part of her job. Director Apoorva Lakhia's upcoming biographical crime drama - " Haseena Parkar " - tracing the life of ... [Full Article...]

Asian champion shot-putter Manpreet fails drug test, may lose Gold

Asian champion shot-putter Manpreet fails drug test, may lose Gold She was tested positive for stimulant dimethyl benzylamine. "It is up to the selection committee to decide whether to field Manpreet Kaur or not for the World Championships in London". The AFI officials are also surprised with the surfacing of dimethylbutylamine, which they say had been found for the first time in the sample of an Indian athlete. [Full Article...]

Political Pressure! Ban Lifted On JC

Political Pressure! Ban Lifted On JC After being miffed up with his behaviour, several airlines banned JC Diwakar Reddy and informed that they will not allow him to fly through their airlines. However, now IndiGo and SpiceJet have lifted the ban on Reddy, PTI has reported. "IndiGo appreciate and thanks the member airlines for their continued support", IndiGo added. [Full Article...]

Kannada actress Sanjjanaa Galrani's NUDE video from Dandupalya 2 LEAKED!

Kannada actress Sanjjanaa Galrani's NUDE video from Dandupalya 2 LEAKED! She is quite known for her bold acting. The scene where Sanjjjanaa Galrani is being stripped and physically tortured by prison officials was not a part of the film as it was not approved by the regional censor board . "Nudity is a strict no-no for us" says a senior filmmaker who runs a VFX studio. Pooja reprises her role as the protagonist from Dandupalya - the first part which released in 20... [Full Article...]

$81 million and counting

$81 million and counting British Columbia, which this month declared its first state of emergency since 2013, has announced $C100 million ($A100 million) in emergency funds. A few residents even said they would be able to provide shelters for evacuees' pets. "Certainly, that includes respecting the firefighters who are out doing their jobs so that everyone has a home to come back to". An estimated 45,806 people had be... [Full Article...]

Builder Confidence at Eight-Month Low

Builder Confidence at Eight-Month Low The trade group says rising materials prices, including lumber, are eating into builders' confidence levels. Worth noting, this is the lowest level of optimism the index has shown since the election of President Donald J. Readings gauging builders' view of sales now and over the next six months also fell from last month. The component measuring buyer traffic fell one point to 48. [Full Article...]

British Open 2017: 10 dark horse golfers to win The Open Championship

British Open 2017: 10 dark horse golfers to win The Open Championship He is coming off a missed cut in the Scottish Open, but has yet to miss back-to-back cuts this season. Garcia has had a year to remember, as he won his first ever major at the Masters , and he also has a win on the European Tour at the Omega Dubai Desert Classic. [Full Article...]

Chipotle stock drops 6% on new illness report

Chipotle stock drops 6% on new illness report Capstone Finance holds 661 shares. Finally, BidaskClub downgraded Chipotle Mexican Grill from a "sell" rating to a "strong sell" rating in a research note on Wednesday, July 12th. again. More interesting news about Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc . Nippon Life Ins stated it has 0.01% of its portfolio in Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc . [Full Article...]

Housing construction bounced back in June

Housing construction bounced back in June The Census Bureau and the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development said that new housing starts rebounded in June after a soft spring. In response, builders have been focusing most of their efforts on creating new single-family housing stock rather than apartments. [Full Article...]

Mad Cow Disease Case Confirmed in Alabama

Mad Cow Disease Case Confirmed in Alabama This is the nation's 5th detection of BSE, according to the USDA. The discovery of the disease was first made during a routine surveillance of the cows; this particular victim was said to be presenting clinical signs of mad cow disease upon discovery. [Full Article...]


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