Health Care

One cigarette a day, you are harm's way

One cigarette a day, you are harm's way Those smoking a few cigarettes a day had roughly half the cardiovascular risk that heavy smokers had, and significantly more risk than non-smokers. The team assessed 55 publications containing 141 cohort studies dating from 1946 to 2015. [Full Article...]

Station urges Packers fans to root for Eagles for charity

Station urges Packers fans to root for Eagles for charity However, let's take a look at the rest of the teams in the latest NFL Power Rankings before getting into more details over the defending Super Bowl champions. Trending today on KRON4's Morning Buzz, the Eagles and Patriots will face off in this year's Super Bowl. After failing under Fisher (like Minnesota Vikings QB Case Keenum and Rams starter Jared Goff ) Foles gets an opportunity to rewr... [Full Article...]

Philip Morris Wants iQOS Endorsement, a Safer Smoking Device

Philip Morris Wants iQOS Endorsement, a Safer Smoking Device Some panelists were concerned that not all the harmful or potentially harmful chemicals in cigarettes were significantly reduced in the iQOS aerosol. "We are confident in our ability to address the valid questions raised by the Committee with the FDA as the review process for our application continues", Corey Henry, a Philip Morris spokesman, said in a statement. [Full Article...]

Researchers have found a link between flu and heart attack

Researchers have found a link between flu and heart attack Philippa Hobson, senior cardiac nurse at the British Heart Foundation , commented on the findings: "There is evidence that heart attacks happen more often during or immediately after an acute inflammatory illness, such as flu". Here's why this year's flu season is so severe. Researchers in Canada looked at almost 20,000 Ontario adult cases of laboratory-confirmed influenza infection from 20... [Full Article...]

Trump to meet with world leaders, business CEOs at Davos forum

Trump to meet with world leaders, business CEOs at Davos forum However, a poll found Mr Trump's decision had led to a spike in Palestinian support for "armed struggle". "Palestinian rights are not up to any bargain and Jerusalem is not for sale". and Europe at the Davos economic forum this week, using the mountainside gathering for the global elite to push an economic agenda many there have spurned, according to a person familiar with the matter. [Full Article...]

'Logan' Breaks Comic Book Barrier With An Oscar Nomination

'Logan' Breaks Comic Book Barrier With An Oscar Nomination Marvel Studios' critically acclaimed " Logan " was just nominated for an Oscar - and that's a big deal for the film's genre. The film was nominated for Best Adapted Screenplay and while the nod has thrilled fans, for screenwriter and director James Mangold , it came as a surprise . [Full Article...]

Vaping isn't just uncool, new study says it's also addictive

Vaping isn't just uncool, new study says it's also addictive E-Cigarettes are new products and they became more and more popular, lately, especially because of the massive advertising campaigns that promote them as healthy alternatives to regular cigarettes. However, a study concluded that E-Cigarettes may increase cancer risk by 15% but more research in this regard is needed. The review by the National Academies determined that "evidence suggests that ... [Full Article...]

Should the USA withdraw from NAFTA?

Should the USA withdraw from NAFTA? Now it's time for Canada to respond. Until now, Canada's proposal had been discussed at the chief negotiators' level only. "We've come to Montreal with a lot of new ideas - a lot of creative strategies to try to bridge some of the gaps", chief negotiator Steve Verheul told reporters Tuesday. [Full Article...]

Camel disqualified from Saudi beauty contest for using Botox

Camel disqualified from Saudi beauty contest for using Botox The twelve camels were disqualified after authorities learnt a vet had given Botox-type injections to them and performed plastic surgery on them at his clinic, the Saudi media reported . Only even-toed ungulates - male or female - with the best naturally curly hair, pert ears, long lashes and high, centred hump in six categories are eligible to win $5.2 million each. [Full Article...]

School bus full of kids slides backwards down slick hill

School bus full of kids slides backwards down slick hill You can see the bus backing up, and then it starts sliding down the icy street. Neither vehicle was badly damaged. The bus driver is not facing an investigation, according to CBS. About 29 children were on board the bus when it happened. Two adults and a child were hospitalized after that crash. He says most main roads had been treated before the first crash, but some smaller roads had not. [Full Article...]

Letter to Buhari : PDP, ACF commend OBJ for being courageous

Letter to Buhari : PDP, ACF commend OBJ for being courageous The Chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee on Anti-Corruption (PACAC) told Channels Television in a telephone interview the Buhari administration recorded more achievements than the eight-year rule of former President Obasanjo. President Buhari has overstayed his welcome. He, however, insisted that it has been the best government since the country returned to democracy while accusing th... [Full Article...]

Trump's cognitive test was created by a Lebanese immigrant to Canada

Trump's cognitive test was created by a Lebanese immigrant to Canada Jackson, who has been the lead White House doctor since 2013, said that he has interacted with the president several times a day for the past year and saw no need for a cognitive test . Trump's doctor earlier revealed how the president scored a ideal 30 on the test, where anything above 26 is considered "normal" and anything below is a cause for concern. [Full Article...]

Year-old NC girl dies just days after flu diagnosis

Year-old NC girl dies just days after flu diagnosis Two parents from North Carolina are heartbroken after their 6-year-old girl died just days after being diagnosed with the flu . "Please all of you who have children please hold them tight and first sign of flu get them to the ER". Emily's family admitted that she did not get vaccinated this year for the seasonal flu, making her an easy target for the virus to contaminate her. [Full Article...]

Vandals cause thousands of dollars in damage at 'Field of Dreams' site

Vandals cause thousands of dollars in damage at 'Field of Dreams' site The Iowa site where " Field of Dreams " was shot was wrecked by vandals yesterday. A GoFundMe account was launched on Tuesday to raise funds to fix the field. Steffen said this was not the first time a person has driven onto the field. "We need to wait until the spring to figure out how much we're going to need to tear up", Steffen said. [Full Article...]

Alphabet unveils cybersecurity business Chronicle

Alphabet unveils cybersecurity business Chronicle Past year X announced the relaunch of Google Glass with a focus on enterprises. The company is in the early stages of developing a cybersecurity intelligence and analytics platform using techniques used at Google. "We hope that by making this mix of technologies available to more companies at affordable prices, we can give "the good guys" an advantage and help us all turn the tide against cyb... [Full Article...]

Gunmen storm Save the Children compound in Jalalabad

Gunmen storm Save the Children compound in Jalalabad Local news reports said suicide bombers and gunmen had attacked the office. Four other assailants stormed the building and were later killed by security forces, said Attaullah Khogyani, a spokesman for the Nangarhar governor. In a statement , Helle Thorning-Schmidt, the former Danish prime minister and current CEO of Save the Children International, said the nongovernmental organization was ... [Full Article...]

Columbus pro-life groups gather on anniversary of Roe v. Wade

Columbus pro-life groups gather on anniversary of Roe v. Wade However, their preposterous assertion that a right to abortion lurks in the "penumbra" of the 14th Amendment made their perfidy crystal-clear. It was a huge gamble, but she chose the third option. In March 2016, Trump infamously said that women deserve " some form of punishment " for abortion. This so-called theory of "intersectionality" holds that "inequalities" experienced by women, gays, mino... [Full Article...]

How To Protect Your Pet Animals From Dog And Cat Flu

How To Protect Your Pet Animals From Dog And Cat Flu At least 13 states have reported outbreaks of the dog flu this season. "It really makes me nervous". The best way to keep your dog healthy, just like with people, is to get them vaccinated. There are flu vaccines available. "Toledo, where it has been centered and the closest to us, but there have been cases in IN and Chicago", Briarwood Veterinary Hospital Dr. [Full Article...]

AUSTRALIAN OPEN - Wozniacki back in the semis

AUSTRALIAN OPEN - Wozniacki back in the semis Second seed Caroline Wozniacki has entered the Australian Open quarter-finals on the back of an emphatic performance to set up a meeting with Carla Suarez Navarro in the last eight. Elise Mertens has taken a 10-match winning streak straight into the Australian Open semifinals. Mertens dominated, leading 5-2 in the first set. [Full Article...]

Report says South Dakota tobacco use needs improvement

Report says South Dakota tobacco use needs improvement Restoring that funding is one of the American Lung Association's goals in North Dakota, along with raising tobacco taxes and the age limit. The report, now in its 16th year, grades states and the federal government on policies aimed at preventing and reducing tobacco use. [Full Article...]


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