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

The researchers analyzed over 180 observational studies and 50 clinical trials from the past four decades; that's the strength of the analysis, explained co-author Jim Mann, professor of human nutrition and medicine at the University of Otago ... More..

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Vicky Kaushal recreates Priya Prakash Varrier’s wink and our heart is melting!
by | Sunday, January 13, 2019

Vicky Kaushal recreates Priya Prakash Varrier’s wink and our heart is melting!

While trade analyst Taran Adarsh reported that the film that stars Anupam Kher as former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh had earned Rs 4.5 crore on Friday even as Box Office India reported a 15% jump for the film...More..

NYC mayor: We'll be first U.S. city to mandate paid vacation
by | Sunday, January 13, 2019

NYC mayor: We'll be first U.S. city to mandate paid vacation

Some Americans want to see the health initiative replicated nationwide. Beginning Fall 2019, 3-K For All will be rolled out in District 8 (Country Club, Pelham Bay, Throgs Neck, Castle Hill, Soundview , Hunt...More..

Medieval woman's art career revealed by blue stains on teeth
by | Saturday, January 12, 2019

Medieval woman's art career revealed by blue stains on teeth

Because it's only mined in northeast Afghanistan, the mineral had to travel thousands of miles by land and sea through far-flung trade networks to reach Europe. But blue flecks were embedded in her teeth. But w...More..

Drug overdoses among middle-aged women in US soar
by | Saturday, January 12, 2019

Drug overdoses among middle-aged women in US soar

The report concludes that overdose deaths continue to be "unacceptably high" and more targeted efforts are needed "to reduce the number of deaths in this evolving epidemic of middle-aged women ". In 1999, ...More..

Belly fat 'linked to brain shrinkage' and could raise risk of Alzheimer's
by | Saturday, January 12, 2019

Belly fat 'linked to brain shrinkage' and could raise risk of Alzheimer's

Researchers from Loughborough University found that people with ahigh body mass index ( BMI ) and high waist-to-hip ratio had brains 12 cubic centimetres smaller. Potential causes of lower brain volume Car...More..

Woman unable to hear male voices over rare medical condition
by | Friday, January 11, 2019

Woman unable to hear male voices over rare medical condition

Chen went to Qianpu Hospital in the city and met an ear, nose and throat specialist (ENT). A Chinese woman's rare health condition has reportedly rendered her unable to hear the voices of males - including ...More..

US Cancer Death Rate Dropped for 25 Years Starting in 1991
by | Friday, January 11, 2019

US Cancer Death Rate Dropped for 25 Years Starting in 1991

The researchers project that in 2019, there will be 1,762,450 new cancer cases and 606,880 cancer deaths. According to the article, New York City will spend up to $100 million per year for the plan, which inv...More..

In inauguration speech, Newsom calls for 'woman's right to choose'
by | Friday, January 11, 2019

In inauguration speech, Newsom calls for 'woman's right to choose'

Newsom put out a campaign ad past year calling the president's proposed border wall a "monument to idiocy" and referred to Trump as a "small, scared bully". The dispute comes a day after Newsom joined the gov...More..

Meghan Markle Reportedly Offered Millions to Return for 'Suits' Episode
by | Friday, January 11, 2019

Meghan Markle Reportedly Offered Millions to Return for 'Suits' Episode

Her final episode with the show was aired just a month before her royal wedding . Meghan starred on Suits from 2010 but left the show in order to concentrate on her charity projects and to marry Prince Ha...More..

Phoenix police seek workers' DNA after woman in coma gives birth
by | Friday, January 11, 2019

Phoenix police seek workers' DNA after woman in coma gives birth

Officials with Hacienda Healthcare have issued a statement, amidst mounting controversy over a female patient in vegetative state who gave birth recently. "During this time, the agency has required heightened...More..

Chocolates, caramels sold nationwide may be contaminated with Hepatitis A
by | Friday, January 11, 2019

Chocolates, caramels sold nationwide may be contaminated with Hepatitis A

There have been no reports of illnesses associated with the sweets at this time. Consumers and retailers have been advised to throw away and not to eat the affected sweets purchased after November 14. We are no...More..

by | Thursday, January 10, 2019

Chocolates, caramels recalled over possible hepatitis A contamination

Officials are working with the Kentucky based company on a voluntary recall of affected products. Get push notifications with news, features and more. The FDA says the transmission of hepatitis A through ...More..

NYC Mayor: City Will Guarantee Healthcare for All New Yorkers
by | Thursday, January 10, 2019

NYC Mayor: City Will Guarantee Healthcare for All New Yorkers

Indeed, NYC Care would be a mix of insurance and direct spending. "People from all over the country are going to flood into NY to get their free health care ", Thiessen said, adding that he had advice ...More..

Apple plans to launch new health services in 2019
by | Thursday, January 10, 2019

Apple plans to launch new health services in 2019

Apple's stock grew to record highs previous year before taking a big hit in the last quarter after Wall Street grew concerned over iPhone sales and production issues. Apple's shares, recently up about 2% to n...More..

McHenry County health official says flu season not at peak, encourages vaccinations
by | Thursday, January 10, 2019

McHenry County health official says flu season not at peak, encourages vaccinations

MA has had about 2,200 confirmed influenza cases through the first week of January this season, according to MA state data. That year, Clark County didn't enter active flu season until the end of January, a...More..

by | Thursday, January 10, 2019

Flu season surging and likely not at peak in Canada, doctors say

However, health officials say the flu shot works better against that strain. As of December 29, the most recent data available from the Public Health Agency of Canada shows there were 13,796 laboratory-conf...More..

Shad Khan & Tony Khan Release Statements Regarding All Elite Wrestling Roles
by | Wednesday, January 09, 2019

Shad Khan & Tony Khan Release Statements Regarding All Elite Wrestling Roles

But WWE were hosting their SmackDown show on the same evening just a few blocks away, and it was reported earlier in the week that company officials would be monitoring the event. Tuesday Dec. 8 was a landmar...More..

Teacher seen dragging autistic student no longer works at school
by | Wednesday, January 09, 2019

Teacher seen dragging autistic student no longer works at school

Abrams is set to appear in court Wednesday. Nelson and her family had just moved into the district in October, WSAZ reported. Specifics of what that means were unclear. "The fact that my son is not able to ...More..

by | Wednesday, January 09, 2019

Longford people in flu risk group are urged to get vaccinated

Hospitalization rates associated with the flu remained relatively low, at 5.4 admissions per 100,000 people. To prevent more children from contracting the flu, a hospital in Wisconsin is temporarily restric...More..

The best overall diets for 2019
by | Wednesday, January 09, 2019

The best overall diets for 2019

Last year's ranking showed the Mediterranean diet tied with the Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertension diet (also known as DASH ), the government-backed plan that emphasizes foods low in sodium but rich in p...More..

Bill Gates all set to invest in Pakistan’s IT sector
by | Wednesday, January 09, 2019

Bill Gates all set to invest in Pakistan’s IT sector

He said the polio vaccination activities were well organised in close collaboration with provinces and were directly overseen by the national, provincial and divisional task forces. Missing children and refusal...More..

by | Wednesday, January 09, 2019

Flu activity begins to spike across country

Cadieux noted that flu season peaked early this year in Alberta, but has yet to peak in Ottawa. "It's a different season, different profile". It is recommended that people still get the flu vaccination if...More..

De Blasio Says City Will ‘Guarantee Health Care For All New Yorkers’
by | Wednesday, January 09, 2019

De Blasio Says City Will ‘Guarantee Health Care For All New Yorkers’

The announcement on MSNBC's "Morning Joe," comes as the newly Democrat-controlled state legislature in Albany is weighing some form of universal health insurance for New York State. "There's a smoothing that ...More..

by | Tuesday, January 08, 2019

De Blasio says every resident in NYC will be guaranteed health care

In making the announcement on national television, Mr.de Blasio appeared to be trying to heighten that contrast and thrust his efforts on behalf of undocumented New Yorkers into the national debate over immigra...More..

Families of patients demand answers following woman in vegetative state giving birth
by | Tuesday, January 08, 2019

Families of patients demand answers following woman in vegetative state giving birth

The source told the network that no-one knew the longtime patient of Hacienda Healthcare in Phoenix was pregnant until she began moaning shortly before going into labor. Bill Timmons, Hacienda HealthCare's CEO,...More..

by | Tuesday, January 08, 2019

CDC confirms: FluMist nasal spray is less effective than the shot

Jenny Lu. We normally don't see a peak in our flu numbers until around February, so we would definitely recommend that. Thirteen children have died from the flu so far this season. This new study included data ...More..

Millionaire finds out three sons aren’t his after shock diagnosis
by | Tuesday, January 08, 2019

Millionaire finds out three sons aren’t his after shock diagnosis

She also refused to have them christened. The co-founder of price comparison site MoneySupermarket.com had been a doting father to the boys. Their brother, 23, did not provide a sample for a test. As a resu...More..

Primary care to receive £4.5bn investment under NHS long-term plan
by | Tuesday, January 08, 2019

Primary care to receive £4.5bn investment under NHS long-term plan

We all have an emotional connection to it, our own family story, and we all owe an enormous debt of gratitude to the people who make the NHS what it is, and work so hard, especially during the winter months whe...More..

by | Monday, January 07, 2019

What's the Best Diet for 2019? Experts Weigh In

While fad diets will come and go, there are some tried-and true healthy eating plans that can help get you on the right track. According to the report, people there tend to live longer and are far less like...More..