by | September 09, 2017 | 02:58

A new study found nine in 10 websites and publications funded by the alcohol lobby " distorted or misrepresented " the evidence about the health risks of drinking. We see similar types of argument use in these alcohol industry websites. According to the research report, alcohol companies and the responsible drinking groups they fund are ignoring the overwhelming evidence that drinking can cause cancer and then distorting the information when disseminating it consumers to confuse them.

by | September 09, 2017 | 02:52

If you're anxious about West Nile Virus, you might want to take extra precautions to prevent mosquito bites. Wear protective clothing, such as long trousers, long-sleeved shirts and socks, when outdoors, especially in areas where mosquitoes are active and feeding.

by | September 08, 2017 | 00:54

About 1.56M shares traded. (NYSE:MO), 11 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 7 Hold. It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available through this link . with 127.53 million shares, STATE STREET CORP with 74.12 million shares, CAPITAL RESEARCH GLOBAL INVESTORS with 57.3 million shares, and CAPITAL WORLD INVESTORS with 41.16 million shares.

by | September 08, 2017 | 00:43

It starts when Duke makes the short trip to Raleigh to face a rebuilding N.C. State team on January 6 at PNC Arena. After its ACC home opener against Florida State, Duke will hit the road in four of its next six contests, including back-to-back road games at N.C.

by | September 07, 2017 | 18:54

Temperatures Wednesday afternoon will be almost ten degrees below normal as we struggle to make it into the low 80s. The storm will likely spin itself to death inland over the southern part of the USA and any clouds and showers that did make it here next week would be insignificant.

by | September 07, 2017 | 18:08

But when a little boy in Turkey swallowed an oversized bite of hot dog and went into cardiac arrest, it wasn't because of choking at all. According to a report from doctors in Istanbul, the bite triggered a near-fatal heart event that also revealed a hidden health problem.

by | September 07, 2017 | 18:06

It turns out that injecting the Zika virus can serve as a treatment for individual cancerous brain cells in adults, killing those brain tumors that are so hard to treat. In doing so, they are suggesting that this could be a useful treatment for glioblastoma. The researchers explained that if Zika was used in people, it would have to be injected into the brain, most likely during surgery to remove the primary tumour.

by | September 07, 2017 | 17:15

It has outperformed by 80.12% the S&P500. Nevertheless, the data read-out was "extraordinarily positive" and validates the company's approach it's taking to treating DMD and hopefully a step forward to treat everyone who is suffering from the disease, Ingram concluded.

by | September 07, 2017 | 16:30

All passengers were accommodated in the remaining coaches and the train left within an hour, officials said. However No casualties were reported as of now. In yet another train derailment incident in one day, at least two coaches of a goods train went off the track near Khandala in Maharashtra on Thursday.

by | September 07, 2017 | 16:25

In lab tests of samples that had been taken from 253 patients with lung, ovary , thyroid or breast tumors, the so-called "MasSpec Pen" was more than 96 percent accurate in diagnosing cancer, researchers reported in the journal Science Translational Medicine .

by | September 07, 2017 | 13:12

Even though road accidents in India decreased by 4.1 per cent in 2016, fatalities have increased by 3.2 per cent. With 11312 injuries this year, Odisha features among the top 13 states in the country in the category. In 2016, the number of road accidents declined by 4.1 percent from the previous year and stood at nine-year low of 4,80,652. 24,072 road accidents have been reported in the largest state of the country across the year.

by | September 07, 2017 | 12:15

A marchpast also took place before the army chief took to the stage. Former army chiefs General (retd) Ishfaq Parvez Kayani and General (retd) Raheel Sharif also attended the event. He said they would welcome the actions of North Atlantic Treaty Organisation and the United States for achieving peace in the region particularly in Afghanistan but security concerns of Pakistan should also be addressed and resolved.

by | September 07, 2017 | 11:23

Rohingyas are illegal migrants and not Indian citizens... "Why are we being accused of being very inhuman?" he asked, adding that worldwide human rights organisations were unnecessarily targeting the Indian government. The Centre is likely to inform the Supreme Court that the instruction of the Union Home Ministry to deport migrants staying in India is not limited only to the Rohingya Muslims.

by | September 07, 2017 | 10:41

His words, "We are here on behalf of the President who has been very concerned about the flood and how to stop it once and for all and that is why he is seeking for realistic solutions". Ohema. The monarch said that government's quick response in providing relief materials had cushioned the hardship faced by victims of the disaster.

by | September 07, 2017 | 09:26

While it may be weeks or longer before all refineries are back online, we now turn our attention to Hurricane Irma. Harvey and its aftermath damaged or forced the closings of several refineries in the Houston and surrounding areas, hindering the flow of gasoline out of the region, driving up prices and putting pressure on other refineries.

by | September 07, 2017 | 09:18

She said this in an interview with BBC Hausa today. "They've come to pay tribute and greet you for the Sallah celebrations and also to rejoice with you for your health", said the minister. "They have been sending it and spreading that if Baba sees this I will be sacked". Though some groups have began campaigning that he should run for a second term, President Buhari who has been battling with his health has not indicated that he will re-contest in 2019.

by | September 07, 2017 | 09:09

Government forces are besieged in a handful of neighborhoods as well as a nearby airport. Syrian troops and allied militiamen have for months been advancing toward Deir el-Zour, the provincial capital of the oil-rich province of the same name.

by | September 07, 2017 | 08:25

That doesn't mean she's out, but it's a big step toward that. A similar panel at the California Institution for Women in Chino, where Van Houten is incarcerated, tentatively granted her parole a year ago, but was overruled by Brown . The most high-profile murder was when they killed actress Sharon Tate , the pregnant wife of director Roman Polanski , whose most notable directing credit at the time was the horror classic Rosemary's Baby .

by | September 07, 2017 | 04:12

The US government will not accept any new applications from the undocumented immigrants seeking the DACA status. He wrote that he will reconsider DACA if Congress fails to pass legislation created to protect young undocumented immigrants.

by | September 07, 2017 | 02:39

Several other brokerages also recently weighed in on WDC. Vanguard Group Inc. increased its stake in Western Digital Corporation by 4.5% during the 1st quarter. Stockholders of record on Friday, September 29th will be issued a dividend of $0.50 per share. This represents a $2.00 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.23%.

by | September 07, 2017 | 01:06

Lamar Alexander, R-Tenn., chairman of the HELP Committee. Those payments are the subject of a House Republican lawsuit, which argues that the Affordable Care Act was improperly drafted. States have taken the lead in working to bring stability to specific markets and draw insurers to counties that had lacked coverage, taking some of the burden off Congress.

by | September 07, 2017 | 00:34

However, Islamist groups worldwide are campaigning against the former political prisoner and democracy campaigner as ethnic Rohingyas, who are mainly Muslim , flee Myanmar for neighbouring Bangladesh . The Nobel Peace Prize laureate has also been criticised for not speaking out on last week's violence. Bangladesh does not officially recognise them as refugees, however.

by | September 06, 2017 | 23:56

The " I'm Listening " campaign features suicide prevention PSAs, on-air promos and live conversation airing on Entercom stations. We're at a point in time where so many people, including celebrities and musicians, have opened up about their experience with mental health or their loss to suicide.

by | September 06, 2017 | 19:50

And that is why, I suppose, test match cricket has been declining rapidly in popularity over the last few years ― because it is diametrically opposed to the rapid rhythms of modern-day life. "They probably will mean more when I've finished playing and actually reflect on what I have achieved. From that aspect it gets easier". "I doubt that it's ever happened in my career".

by | September 06, 2017 | 18:22

President Donald Trump has made reducing bilateral trade deficits a cornerstone of a his economic agenda, with negotiations now underway to revise the North American and US-Korea Free Trade Agreements. The US trade deficit increased in July as both exports and imports fell, keeping the US on track to post a larger gap in 2017 than past year. Imports fell 6.0 per cent in July to Can$47.2 billion, following seven consecutive monthly increases.