People inhale soot and noxious fumes from the car-laden highways encircling their historically black community.
LONDON (Reuters) - European food safety officials issued a warning on Tuesday about potential health problems, including an increased risk of some cancers, linked to long-term use of laxatives such as senna and rhubarb extract.
(Reuters) - Hawaii is no longer considered at risk from a possible tsunami that could be generated by a powerful earthquake that hit the Gulf of Alaska early on Tuesday, the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center said.
(University of Washington Health Sciences/UW Medicine) Infants born prematurely are known to have a higher risk of developing heart disease later in life. Now, a study led by researchers at the University of Washington School of Medicine...Show More Summary
“Sometimes the whole place smells of petrol. What choice do we have?”
You know it's a bad idea to take money out of your retirement plan before you turn 59 ½ years old. Not only will you face hefty financial penalties, you're risking your financial stability in the future. But what if you're facing an economic hardship and you're in dire need of the money? If...
Every year, one in ten babies worldwide are born too early. That's roughly 15 million children, according to the World Health Organization. When children are born too soon, they are at higher risk of mental and physical disabilities, especially if they weigh less than 1500 grams at birth.
Experiments with a small group of overweight men and women have added to evidence that 'hunger hormone' levels rise and 'satiety (or fullness) hormone' levels decrease in the evening. The findings also suggest that stress may increase hunger hormone levels more in the evening, and the impact of hormones on appetite may be greater for people prone to binge eating.
It's ironic that for a World Economic Forum conference which lists global warming - only in the more politically acceptable phrasing of "Extreme Weather Conditions" - as the top 1 and 2 global risks for 2018, respectively, in terms of likelihood and impact... ... Show More Summary
Divorce tends to increase the risk of men developing anxiety, depression, and drug abuse. The post How Divorce Impacts Men’s Mental Health appeared first on The Good Men Project.
New risk assessment research into cryptocurrency investing has arrived at an unsurprising (if finally quantifiable) conclusion. Over 10 per cent of all funds raised through initial coin offerings (ICOs) has vanished into thin air. More »
Rachel Maddow reports on the struggle Senate Republicans are having avoiding a government shutdown and the historic nature of such a shutdown when...
As a blizzard warning is affecting Adams County, animals are at risk and can suffer from deadly frostbite and exposure,become dehydrated when water sources ice over, and die. Already... The post Urgent Message from PETA: Winter Survival Tips for Animals in the Greater Hastings Area appeared first on PETA.
As a massive grass fire threatens Parker County and evacuations are taking place, animals are at risk and must be kept indoors and will die if abandoned during any... The post Urgent Message from PETA: Winter Survival Tips for Animals in Parker County appeared first on PETA.
As below-freezing temperatures are forecast to return to Kanawha County tomorrow night, animals are at risk and can suffer from deadly frostbite and exposure, become dehydrated when water sources ice... The post Urgent Message from PETA: Winter Survival Tips for Animals in the Greater Charleston Area appeared first on PETA.
This technology is as ingenious as it is effective, but as with all technology, it can also be legally deceptive for the unwary.
(University of Southern California) A USC study suggests regular exercise could add to the life expectancy of breast cancer survivors because it lowers their heightened risk of cardiovascular disease, Type 2 diabetes and possibly breast cancer recurrence. Show More Summary
#MeToo has spawned a surge in defamation claims designed to silence victims. But there are ways to minimize legal risks. The #MeToo movement has drawn an outpouring of testimony by the victims of sexual harassment and sexual abuse. In response, there has been a surge in retaliatory defamation lawsuits by their abusers. Show More Summary
(Norwegian University of Science and Technology) Children born with very low birth weights are at an increased risk of cognitive, emotional and behavioral problems throughout their lives. But what exactly happens in the brain to cause these problems?
Every computer device – server, laptop, desktop, every router, every wireless router, every network printer, every network fax machine, and every phone is impacted. Don’t freak out. Being impacted and being attacked are two different things. Show More Summary