Millions more of Americans may now have high blood pressure

High blood pressure was redefined Monday by the American Heart Association , which said the disease should be treated sooner, when it reaches 130/80, not the previous limit of 140/90. "Saying, 'Hey maybe you should get a blood pressure cuff at home... More..

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Delhi smog: City's residents frustrated over vehicle rationing
by | Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Delhi smog: City's residents frustrated over vehicle rationing

When the scheme is launched, odd numbered vehicles are allowed to ply on odd dates and even numbered vehicles are allowed on even dates in order to combat vehicular pollution . Delhi's public transportation...More..

People Contract Legionnaire's Disease After Visiting Disneyland
by | Monday, November 13, 2017

People Contract Legionnaire's Disease After Visiting Disneyland

Nine had visited the theme park and the other three, including the deceased, lived in Anaheim, but had not visited Disneyland California. One of those infected was a Disney worker. Although the disease primaril...More..

by | Sunday, November 12, 2017

Group Says Fidget Spinners Are Dangerous

Representatives for Target and the manufacturer, Bulls-I-Toy, told the Washington Post that the $19.99 gadgets are not sold as children's products. Still, officials at the US PIRG believe something has to b...More..

As People Become Sleepy, Their Brain Cells Do Too
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

As People Become Sleepy, Their Brain Cells Do Too

And that leads to mental lapses that can affect not only perception but memory . According to The Independent , Professor Itzhak Fried, from the University of California at Los Angeles, said: "We discover...More..

Kevin Spacey ditched by Netflix amid sexual harassment allegations
by | Sunday, November 05, 2017

Kevin Spacey ditched by Netflix amid sexual harassment allegations

The news comes just days after the on-demand giant suspended production on the sixth series of House of Cards . Let us know your thoughts in the comment section below! Spacey , who plays the show's male lea...More..

Golden Temple witnesses heavy rush of devotees on Guru Nanak Jayanti
by | Sunday, November 05, 2017

Golden Temple witnesses heavy rush of devotees on Guru Nanak Jayanti

Guru Nanak Dev, the first of the 10 Sikh Gurus, is believed to be the founder of Sikhism. Chandigarh , November 4Ex-MP pays obeisance at city gurdwarasDevotees throng gurdwaras in P'kulaNagar kirtan taken ou...More..

More firms introducing anti-smoking measures
by | Friday, November 03, 2017

More firms introducing anti-smoking measures

Matsushima, himself a nonsmoker, said the policy was proving popular. Just under 50 percent of major American employers surveyed a year ago said they included a surcharge on insurance policies for smokers, at...More..

by | Wednesday, November 01, 2017

Harford Health Department offers flu shot clinics for school-aged children

In addition, Melnick said, it can take up to two weeks for immunization protection to kick in. Garvey says Iowa's flu season generally hits its peak during the months of January and February. Uninsured indivi...More..

Puerto Rico's Frantic Search for Someone to Turn on the Lights
by | Monday, October 30, 2017

Puerto Rico's Frantic Search for Someone to Turn on the Lights

In response to the appointment of Zamot, Whitefish said it looked forward to briefing him on its work and discussing what still needed to be done. Last week, White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders...More..

Oklahoma City Thunder's plane dented during flight to Chicago
by | Sunday, October 29, 2017

Oklahoma City Thunder's plane dented during flight to Chicago

All the players, coaches, and staff aboard the plane landed safely. Anthony wrote on Instagram before reassuring his fans that the team made it safely to the ground. More..

Saturday is Take Back Your Drugs Day
by | Sunday, October 29, 2017

Saturday is Take Back Your Drugs Day

It's part of National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day. The take-back will take place between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. on Saturday. "And it's an opportunity for the citizens of DE to clean out their medicine cabinets,...More..

by | Saturday, October 28, 2017

Thriving at Work: a review of mental health and employers

The review however focuses on a number of mental health standards that can be adopted across all workplaces at little or no cost and urges employers of all sizes to commit to these six core standards around...More..

People who smoke cannabis have more sex, says report
by | Saturday, October 28, 2017

People who smoke cannabis have more sex, says report

Regular marijuana users have about 20 percent more sex than abstainers, according to a new study from researchers at Stanford University . The study, however, stops short of saying there's a causal conne...More..

by | Friday, October 27, 2017

Flu shot reminder from Fraser Health

IPSWICH children are now eligible for a free flu vaccine. That's down from 37.2 per cent in the 2015-16 flu season, and "well below" the provincial average of 53.1 per cent. "Sporadic activity is typical for th...More..

Trump hits out at Clinton Russia claims
by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

Trump hits out at Clinton Russia claims

The dossier was compiled by a former British spy and purportedly presents the damaging information that the Russian government had in order to compromise then-candidate Donald Trump . Elias and Fusion GPS decl...More..

BC's top doctor says 2017-18 flu season could be especially bad
by | Wednesday, October 25, 2017

BC's top doctor says 2017-18 flu season could be especially bad

To reduce this risk, CDPH recommends the annual flu vaccine for everyone six months of age and older. "There is every reason to expect that we could have a severe flu season this year", said Dr. The CDC, howe...More..

Prabhas shares his upcoming movie Saaho's first look on his birthday
by | Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Prabhas shares his upcoming movie Saaho's first look on his birthday

As the first look of Prabhas' trilingual film Saaho was released on his birthday on Monday, the actors fans went berserk. "The ABCD 2 star will be seen as Prabhas" love interest in the film. The Baahubali ...More..

AFP pursuing Malaysian financier of Marawi militants
by | Thursday, October 19, 2017

AFP pursuing Malaysian financier of Marawi militants

There were still 22 hostages left along with 39 relatives of the militants, they added. President Rodrigo Duterte visited the battle-scarred Islamic city on Tuesday and announced its liberation, sparking hope...More..

US, Israel to exit UNESCO over its alleged anti-Israel bias
by | Sunday, October 15, 2017

US, Israel to exit UNESCO over its alleged anti-Israel bias

Bokova went on to note that the United States would remain involved with UNESCO as an observer, and that the United States, a founding member of the agency, would be given the opportunity to come back. The US w...More..

Five judges to decide on Hindu women's right to temple
by | Saturday, October 14, 2017

Five judges to decide on Hindu women's right to temple

Earlier, the apex court was told by the management of the Sabarimala temple that as the women can not maintain the "purity" on account of menstruation, the ban on entry of women aged between 10 and 50 years i...More..

US Flew Bombers Over Korean Peninsula Late Tuesday, South Korea Says
by | Thursday, October 12, 2017

US Flew Bombers Over Korean Peninsula Late Tuesday, South Korea Says

The cybersecurity company FireEye says in a new report to private clients, obtained exclusively by NBC News, that hackers linked to North Korea recently targeted US electric power companies with spearphishing...More..

by | Thursday, October 12, 2017

Vast and efficient ocean wind farms 'could power human civilisation'

Wind, particularly in the North Atlantic is very seasonal and while in the winter farms could produce enough energy to power all of humanities needs, in summer that energy would be limited to Europe of the US. ...More..

Solar energy is fastest growing source of power
by | Thursday, October 05, 2017

Solar energy is fastest growing source of power

The surge in solar power has come as a result of policies supporting low-carbon energy and cost reductions for solar PV and wind. The IEA said solar panels capacity grew 50 percent past year, with China a...More..

US Expels Cuban Diplomats From Embassy In Washington
by | Thursday, October 05, 2017

US Expels Cuban Diplomats From Embassy In Washington

While Washington hasn't blamed Cuba for what it calls "attacks" that sickened the Americans in Havana, officials said the Cuban government failed to protect the US contingent and that the administration wan...More..

HOW THEY VOTED: NY Republicans support, Democrats oppose 20-week abortion ban
by | Thursday, October 05, 2017

HOW THEY VOTED: NY Republicans support, Democrats oppose 20-week abortion ban

Furthermore, Ed Gillespie has said he would like to see abortion banned , proving that he will not be the same brick wall against attacks on women's health that we have had in Governor McAuliffe. "Also, a te...More..

LaVar Ball Is Pulling His Son LaMelo Ball Out Of High School
by | Wednesday, October 04, 2017

LaVar Ball Is Pulling His Son LaMelo Ball Out Of High School

Chino Hills has cycled through three basketball coaches in three years because of LaVar's meddling despite producing a 65-3 record the past two seasons. It's a big hit to the high school basketball scene in S...More..

Trump walks back on threat to skip Asean summit in Manila
by | Tuesday, October 03, 2017

Trump walks back on threat to skip Asean summit in Manila

The meeting between Trump and Asian leaders at the United Nations General Assembly in NY last week helped persuade him to attend in unity with key allies, as per the US official. Duterte was previously invited ...More..

Trump accuses San Juan mayor of 'poor leadership'
by | Tuesday, October 03, 2017

Trump accuses San Juan mayor of 'poor leadership'

A church in Hazleton is collecting donations for Hurricane Maria victims in Puerto Rico . A sign that reads in spanish, Playita (neighborhood), need water and food, SOS, is seen Baldorioty de Castro highwa...More..

Formula One a tough sell for Malaysia, says promoter
by | Monday, October 02, 2017

Formula One a tough sell for Malaysia, says promoter

Hamilton now has 281 points to Vettel's 247 with five races remaining. "I think it's going to be very close in the next races", said Hamilton, who has won every grand prix since the mid-season break, after...More..

Real Madrid vs RCD Espanyol
by | Monday, October 02, 2017

Real Madrid vs RCD Espanyol

It is a strain, so nothing too significant. "It's muscle fatigue, but we don't like to take any risks". "We will see if Gareth is with us tomorrow". "We want to keep doing what we've been doing and to win wel...More..

President Trump bashes mayor of San Juan for 'poor leadership ability'
by | Sunday, October 01, 2017

President Trump bashes mayor of San Juan for 'poor leadership ability'

President Donald Trump on Friday continued to praise his administration for doing "an incredible job" responding to Puerto Rico's devastation, though millions remain without power and clean water nine da...More..

Salman Khan:
by | Thursday, September 28, 2017

Salman Khan: "Colors doesn't get TRP without me"

This time Bigg Boss 11's theme is Gharwale and Padosi , and Colors TV has disclosed the names of four padosis-and all of them are commoners. Indian Bollywood actor Salman Khan (C) dances during a launch ...More..

Western Digital comments on arbitrations filed against Toshiba
by | Thursday, September 28, 2017

Western Digital comments on arbitrations filed against Toshiba

While we wait to hear that Apple has officially negotiated favorable terms that will allow them to get onboard this deal, today we learn that SK hynix has made a decision to invest 4 trillion won (US$3.5 bill...More..

Attorney General Promises More Action Against Campus Speech Suppression
by | Thursday, September 28, 2017

Attorney General Promises More Action Against Campus Speech Suppression

Attorney General Jefferson Beauregard Sessions III visited the Georgetown University Law Center in Washington, D.C. today in order to give a lecture on Freedom of Speech. Other guests, including American Co...More..

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