• 100% rise in breastfeeding in a decade
100% rise in breastfeeding in a decade

It said promotion of breastfeeding could save the lives of 820,000 children under the age of five, globally, by achieving enhanced rates of breastfed children. Therefore, the Union Ministry of Health & Family Welfare has planned various activities, during the first week of August, at the national level, in association with IAP and Rammohan Lohia ...

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  • Medical marijuana dispensary reportedly coming to Chemung County
Medical marijuana dispensary reportedly coming to Chemung County

It has yet to be sent to Gov. Cuomo. In her letter, Mahoney said the proposed operation would create 60 to 70 jobs. The company's application was rejected two years ago when the state picked five companies out of 43 applicants to grow and distribute the drug.

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  • First Idaho Resident of 2017 Confirmed To Have West Nile Virus
First Idaho Resident of 2017 Confirmed To Have West Nile Virus

Most people infected with Eastern Equine Encephalitis Virus have no apparent illness. "While several cases of West Nile virus are reported each summer, all previously reported human cases have been directly related to travel outside the region".

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  • Geneticists Repair Mutation in Human Embryo
Geneticists Repair Mutation in Human Embryo

Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy , the disease caused by the genetic mutation that Mitalipov and his colleagues successfully edited out of the human embryos , affects about 1 in every 500 people and involves a thickening of the heart muscle that makes it harder for the heart to pump blood.

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  • State geared up to take on swine-flu
State geared up to take on swine-flu

He added that another swine flu patient was also admitted to the hospital's ICU and his condition was also critical. There were no H1N1 patients in Matupi hospital, said a doctor. Stating that the state government is fully geared up to deal with any situation, Dr Dash said there is sufficient stock of medicines. Meanwhile, a special isolation...

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  • This Baby Cow Looks Just Like Gene Simmons
This Baby Cow Looks Just Like Gene Simmons

Genie also has a tongue wag that might put Simmons to shame. Named Genie , the calf even sticks its tongue out in an uncanny tribute to the 67-year-old musician. In a Facebook post they asked: " Gene Simmons , Where were you on our about November 26 2016?" Hill Country Visitor seems pretty solid that this one's not due for the slaughterhous...

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  • Météo France maintient 12 départements du sud-est en alerte orange canicule
Météo France maintient 12 départements du sud-est en alerte orange canicule

Météo France a donc ajouté un département de plus, le Gard, à la liste publiée pour tôt ce matin, et rallongé la durée de l'épisode, initialement prévu jusqu'à jeudi soir. Cette nuit, à Marignane, la température a battu des records avec un ressenti de 28,3 degrés, l'une des nuits les plus chaudes depuis 1983. Les températures de la nuit prochai...

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  • NFL Reportedly Writes NFLPA with Offer to Study Marijuana for Pain Management
NFL Reportedly Writes NFLPA with Offer to Study Marijuana for Pain Management

People who are using it medicinally either as a pain eradicator or a stress-coping mechanism? Players face possible suspensions if they test positive. A change to the substance abuse policy would have to be collectively bargained between the NFL and the NFL Players Association - the existing deal is not set to expire until after the 2020 season.

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  • Florida reports first transfer of Zika virus through sexual contact
Florida reports first transfer of Zika virus through sexual contact

Officials want to warn the public to take precautions if you or your partner traveled to an area where Zika is active. The department notified mosquito control and appropriate mosquito reduction activities are taking place. In 2016, Florida was the first state in the country to confirm a locally acquired Zika case. In better Tampa Bay healt...

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  • Now Hiring: Disney Opens Work-From-Home Positions To Florida Residents
Now Hiring: Disney Opens Work-From-Home Positions To Florida Residents

The best part? You can do your job in your pajamas, because these positions are work-from-home! Proven bilingual English and Spanish skills - both written and spoken - are a bonus qualification.

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  • Runway worker struck by lightning at Florida airport
Runway worker struck by lightning at Florida airport

The bolt hit a Sun Country plane and traveled through 21-year-old Austin Dunn's body on Saturday July 22. For the last two weeks, Dunn has been recovering in the hospital . Dunn had been working near the plane's wing for about a minute. Once we knew he was alive. "I'm hoping with all the prayers and the support it just shows not to let go, j...

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  • Communiqué que l'AFSCA. Les œufs présents sur le marché belge sont sûrs
Communiqué que l'AFSCA. Les œufs présents sur le marché belge sont sûrs

Depuis mercredi, "environ 180 élevages de volailles ont été bloqués à cause de la présence suspectée de fipronil", constatée lors de "prélèvements d'échantillons d'oeufs, d'excréments et de viande", a expliqué l'organisme néerlandais chargé de la sécurité alimentaire et sanitaire NVWA.

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  • Here's why you should breastfeed your baby!
Here's why you should breastfeed your baby!

This is significant and unfortunate, as breastfeeding is linked to many health benefits for both the mother and baby. Dr Baseer pointed out one major challenge and that is role of healthcare providers in prescribing and promoting indiscriminate sale and use of breast milk substitute and formula milk which is a major threat to life and wellbeing...

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  • IPhone cases recalled after liquid glitter causes burns, blisters
IPhone cases recalled after liquid glitter causes burns, blisters

A 13-year-old British girl reported suffering chemical burns after her Victoria's Secret case leaked in May this year. MixBin Electronics can be reached toll-free at from 8 a.m.to 5 p.m. Unless you kept the original packaging and can check the model number and UPC listed, you might find it hard to determine whether or not you have one of MixBin...

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  • Los Angeles reaches deal to host 2028 Games
Los Angeles reaches deal to host 2028 Games

With the agreement, the city is taking "a major step toward bringing the Games back to our city for the first time in a generation", Mayor Eric Garcetti said in a statement . He called it a "historic day for Los Angeles , for the United States" and the Olympic movement. The Los Angeles City Council and U.S. Olympic Committee board of director...

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  • What Happened to Monday? Official Trailer
What Happened to Monday? Official Trailer

What Happened to Monday is the epitome of the high-concept Hollywood film. "It actually is a little bit more complicated because our film had pre-sold in many territories around the world, so in Europe we will have a normal cinematic release when it plays there", Wirkola told THR .

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  • US FDA introduces 'plan' to lower cigarette nicotine levels
US FDA introduces 'plan' to lower cigarette nicotine levels

Toward that end, the FDA is giving e-cigarette companies until August 8, 2022, to apply for permission to keep their products on the market under regulations published a year ago, rather than the original deadline of November 8, 2018. Commissioner Gottlieb added: "Because nicotine lives at the core of both the problem and the solution to the questi...

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  • Saakashvili announces intention to return to Ukraine
Saakashvili announces intention to return to Ukraine

Poroshenko revoked his citizenship when it was discovered that Saakashvili had violated Ukrainian law by providing incorrect information on his citizenship application. Saakashvili was stripped of his Georgian citizenship in 2015, after becoming governor of the Odesa region - a post that required him to take Ukrainian citizenship.

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  • Le directeur de la communication de Donald Trump déjà débarqué — États-Unis
Le directeur de la communication de Donald Trump déjà débarqué — États-Unis

Si Scaramucci devait décrire son passage en usant de sa métaphore préférée -les organes génitaux masculins- sans doute dirait-il que les plus petites font les plus endurantes travailleuses et redoublent d'efforts pour faire grimper leur partenaire au rideau.

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  • IndyCar 2017: Josef Newgarden wins Honda Indy 200 at Mid
IndyCar 2017: Josef Newgarden wins Honda Indy 200 at Mid

He took the lead from Power on the Lap 13 and kept in first place throughout the rest of the race. The race featured a total of eight lead changes among three different drivers. "He was very, very strong". Newgarden built a big lead but a safety auto with 15 laps to go closed the field up. "I think we need to have a talk behind closed doors w...

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  • Four Of Five New Hampshire Juvenile Lifers Await Resentencing
Four Of Five New Hampshire Juvenile Lifers Await Resentencing

Last year, the court said the ruling was retroactive for the more than 2,000 offenders serving such sentences nationwide, and that all but the rare juvenile offender whose crime reflects "permanent incorrigibility" should have a chance at parole one day.

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  • President Buhari set to return from London ( Read full story here )
President Buhari set to return from London ( Read full story here )

An aide to the wife of the president hinted that Mrs Aisha Buhari might also return to Nigeria Wednesday. The source stated that the president was well and fit, but noted that he was not coming anytime soon as some people were saying. Shehu, in a statement, quoted the CAN President, Rev Samson Ayokunle, as describing the news of Buhari's recove...

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  • Jacinda Ardern Becomes Youngest Leader of New Zealand Labour Party
Jacinda Ardern Becomes Youngest Leader of New Zealand Labour Party

Just after 10am he said it was in the best interests of the party that he resign. "There is no doubt that being in opposition is hard". He stormed out of the press huddle after being asked how well he thinks he could work with her, saying the party had more important things to focus on in the next seven weeks.

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  • Sonny Bill Williams made to wait on appeal as panel reserve judgement
Sonny Bill Williams made to wait on appeal as panel reserve judgement

Williams faces sitting out the first Test against Australia on August 19 in Sydney if he loses the appeal. However, two of three fixtures that were submitted by NZ Rugby to fulfil the ban - an inter-squad trial game for Counties-Manukau and the All Blacks' game of a half each against Taranaki and Counties - were ruled ineligible by World Rugby.

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  • Is '13 Reasons Why' Helping Kids Kill Themselves?
Is '13 Reasons Why' Helping Kids Kill Themselves?

The report was published in the Journal of the American Medical Association ( JAMA ) and it shows some alarming results. To isolate the show's effect on suicide-related searches further, the team used historical search trends to create a control scenario in which 13 Reasons Why was never released, and compared those to the real results fr...

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  • US, North Korea Bear Responsibility for Reducing Tensions, Says China
US, North Korea Bear Responsibility for Reducing Tensions, Says China

Haley gave Chinaa draft text after North Korea's July 4 ICBM test. Chinese companies also have a virtual monopoly on investments in North Korea's economy, particularly natural resources. In New York, the United States has even boycotted a widely forecast UN Security Council emergency meeting on the ICBM test, taking issue with China's lackluste...

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  • Blowing out candles on cake increases bacteria
Blowing out candles on cake increases bacteria

A recent study, " Bacterial Transfer Associated with Blowing Out Candles on a Birthday Cake ", has found that blowing out birthday candles spreads tiny drops of saliva and tons of bacteria onto the cake. The researchers said in the study published in the Journal of Food Research , "Bacteria are an unavoidable part of life, present in and on nearly...

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  • Ship carrying heroine worth Rs 35000 crore seized off Gujarat coast
Ship carrying heroine worth Rs 35000 crore seized off Gujarat coast

When the crew members were quizzed, the ship master claimed that he had no necessary document as the vessel was being taken to Alang to be broken down.The vessel was subsequently detained and tugged to Porbandar port on Sunday where authorities during its inspection found the narcotics.

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  • Arsene Wenger: 'Alexis Sanchez staying at Arsenal'
Arsene Wenger: 'Alexis Sanchez staying at Arsenal'

The 28-year-old posted a picture on his Instagram page on Friday to reveal that he was suffering from sickness, although given that he is now trying to leave the club after turning down Arsenal's attempts to extend his contract beyond the end of next season, plenty of doubt was cast over the severity of his illness.

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  • Il tue sa femme pendant une croisière... parce qu'elle riait de lui
Il tue sa femme pendant une croisière... parce qu'elle riait de lui

Un Américain aurait tué sa femme lors d'une croisière en Alaska car elle " n'arrêtait pas de se moquer de lui ". Pour expliquer son geste, il aurait expliqué qu'elle n'arrêtait pas de se moquer de lui , ont annoncé les autorités américaines.

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