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Mobile Phones Are A Danger To Health, California Warns

Mobile Phones Are A Danger To Health, California Warns Scientists have largely dismissed these potential links as unproven or improbable. In a surprise move, the California Department of Public Health warns the public that long-term smartphone use could have unintended consequences for their health, including radiation risk. [Full Article...]

H&M says to close more stores as customers go online

H&M says to close more stores as customers go online However, H&M brand's online sales and sales of the group's other brands continued to develop well, the company said. "In addition, there have been imbalances in parts of the H&M brand's assortment composition", it added, signalling issues with its product ranges. [Full Article...]

Revenue Estimates Analysis Of Allergan plc (AGN)

The stock exchanged hands with7638813 numbers of shares contrast to its average daily volume of 0.91 shares. Ltd. now owns 503,088 shares of the company's stock worth $103,108,000 after purchasing an additional 492,930 shares during the last quarter. [Full Article...]

Karnataka government shuts down Sunny Leone's New Year bash following protests

Karnataka government shuts down Sunny Leone's New Year bash following protests No permission has been given to the Bollywood actress Sunny Leone's event by the Karnataka government. Amid the ongoing protests in Bengaluru against Bollywood actor Sunny Leone's scheduled New Year's Eve performance, the Karnataka state home minister Ramalinga Reddy has denied permission to the show. [Full Article...]

Ashburton Jersey Ltd Sells 23526 Shares of Philip Morris International Inc. (PM)

Ashburton Jersey Ltd Sells 23526 Shares of Philip Morris International Inc. (PM) Pennsylvania-based Zeke Cap Limited Liability Com has invested 0.29% in Philip Morris International Inc. (NYSE:PM) has risen 16.65% since December 16, 2016 and is uptrending. The firm earned "Neutral" rating on Friday, October 20 by Bank of America. As per Tuesday, June 20, the company rating was maintained by Jefferies. On Thursday, October 19 the stock rating was maintained by Piper Jaffray with... [Full Article...]

Medical marijuana can treat epilepsy, Alzheimer's, cancer, says WHO

Medical marijuana can treat epilepsy, Alzheimer's, cancer, says WHO CBD has shown that it has medical benefits for epileptic seizures, pain , insomnia and inflammation, among other afflictions; it can be derived from both psychoactive cannabis and hemp. Had the World Health Organization chosen to schedule the drug, it could have hamstrung physicians from prescribing medical marijuana globally. Is medical marijuana addictive? No. [Full Article...]

Common Weal comments on Scottish Draft Budget

Common Weal comments on Scottish Draft Budget Mr Mackay told the Scottish parliament: "Having carefully considered contributions from the public, civic society and the business community, I have made a decision to reform Scotland's income tax system". Mr Mackay claimed the additional £164 million raised by the increases was needed to plug a spending gap on public services. Economist David Eiser, from the Fraser of Allander Institute at St... [Full Article...]

Stranger rescues man who falls on subway tracks

Cell phone video captured the scary scene at the Avenue H station in Flatbush after the unidentified man fell face-first Thursday into the path of an approaching Q train. 'I was anxious that the train was coming over him. "I was so scared", Vicente said. 'Thank God the train has stopped'. It is unclear how the man got onto the tracks or if he is injured. [Full Article...]

The Snyder's-Lance, Inc. (LNCE) Downgraded to Buy at BidaskClub

The Snyder's-Lance, Inc. (LNCE) Downgraded to Buy at BidaskClub Ubs Asset Mgmt Americas holds 44,353 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Fund Management Sa owns 25,900 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. BMO Capital Markets maintained Snyder's-Lance, Inc. In other Snyder's-Lance news, Director Peter P. Brubaker purchased 1,000 shares of Snyder's-Lance stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, May 26th. [Full Article...]

Smoking, drinking and drug abuse decline among USA teens

Smoking, drinking and drug abuse decline among USA teens In 1975, Johnston oversaw the first nationwide survey of about 16,000 seniors in more than 130 public and private high schools nationwide, recruiting all of the high school principals himself. The government-funded research is now in its 43rd year, and considered the most authoritative national picture of teen drug use. "Vaping has progressed well beyond a cigarette alternative", Richard Miech, ... [Full Article...]

Back off ladies, man flu is real — Trending Science

Back off ladies, man flu is real — Trending Science His study , published in the December 11 issue of the journal BMJ , finds that men suffered more severe symptoms than women and that women's hormones may soften the blow of the illness. For many acute respiratory diseases, males are also more susceptible to complications and exhibit a higher mortality. Despite this research, a study commissioned by Well Pharmacy claimed that women reckon thei... [Full Article...]

Baby girl survives being born with heart outside chest

Baby girl survives being born with heart outside chest Vanellope is the first baby to have survived with this condition in the United Kingdom, according to multiple media outlets. An ultrasound a few weeks later had shown that while her stomach had moved back to the right position, the heart had not and continued to grow outside her body. [Full Article...]

Food, fuel prices accelerate November WPI inflation

Food, fuel prices accelerate November WPI inflation In October 2017, the WPI inflation was at 3.59%, and 1.82% in November 2016. Last month the government allowed state-owned agencies to buy onions from overseas markets, to bolster local supplies and keep a check on shop-end prices of the commonly-used bulb in most Indian curries. [Full Article...]

Christmas Bird Count is Saturday

Christmas Bird Count is Saturday For the local counts, novice counters will pair up with experienced birders and learn about bird identification and counting techniques. Audubon's 118th Christmas Bird Count begins Thursday. With the oddly high number of rarities like Summer Tanager and White-eyed Vireo around right now, who knows what counters will turn up in their annual scouring of the seldom birded corners of the region? ... [Full Article...]

Electronic waste poses 'growing risk' to environment, human health

Electronic waste poses 'growing risk' to environment, human health Despite 66 percent of the world's population being covered by e-waste legislation, most e-waste, which can pose serious risks to human health and the environment, ends up as rubbish in landfills rather than being recycled or properly discarded. [Full Article...]

Surgeon marked initials on patients' livers

Surgeon marked initials on patients' livers [Full Article...]

Wine glasses seven times larger than 300 years ago

Wine glasses seven times larger than 300 years ago Larger tableware is known to increase food consumption, but less is known about glassware's relation to how much we drink. We drank most of our alcohol as beer in the pub, now we drink much of it as wine at home. Their article in the Christmas issue of The British Medical Journal ( The BMJ ) says that the capacity of wine glasses in England has increased nearly sevenfold in the past 300 years,... [Full Article...]

MIT Wants to Replace Desk Lamps with Glowing Plants

MIT Wants to Replace Desk Lamps with Glowing Plants If the study comes to such fruition, the glowing plants could be useful in reducing our carbon footprint and power demands in cities worldwide - pegged at 20 percent of worldwide energy usage - as well as look rather spectacular. They also prevent the components from reaching concentrations that could be toxic to the plants. As the luciferin is released from its particles, it too enters the cell... [Full Article...]

Baby born with her heart growing outside of her chest

Baby born with her heart growing outside of her chest Her parents Naomi Findlay and Dean Wilkins discovered during an ultrasound that Vanellope's heart was outside her chest. The first stage was just making sure she survived the birth and a team of around 50 worked on the separate complex procedures. [Full Article...]

Is flu shot only 10 percent effective?

Is flu shot only 10 percent effective? Health officials are urging Delawareans to get their flu shots. According to the CDC, past year in 2016, only 41.6 percent of people in Louisiana got a flu vaccine. Roughly 40 percent of the U.S. population opts for the vaccine every year, and the CDC estimates it prevents about 5 million flu cases annually across the country. [Full Article...]


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