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Health Care Owning dog linked to lower risk of dying earlier
Author: 0 Owning dog linked to lower risk of dying earlier

The method to the study? The lead author of the study, Mwenya Mubanga from Uppsala University , stated, "The results showed that single dog owners had a 33% reduction in risk of death and 11% reduction in risk of heart attack ". I rest my case. Fall said while the link between dog ownership and lower heart heart disease was clear, how dogs helped our hearts was less so. The data cannot prove why the dogs reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease, however one suggestion could be because ...

Health Care IHC orders action against Faizabad Interchange protestors
Author: 0 IHC orders action against Faizabad Interchange protestors

Two religious parties have been camped at the key route linking Islamabad and Rawalpindi for almost two weeks in protest against the government's change, and then reversal, of the finality of Prophethood oath for lawmakers when it passed the Elections Act, 2017 last month.

Health Care United States civil rights activist Jesse Jackson diagnosed with Parkinson's disease
Author: 0 United States civil rights activist Jesse Jackson diagnosed with Parkinson's disease

Rev. Jesse Jackson shakes hands prior to a vice presidential debate at Longwood University in Farmville, Va., on October 4, 2016. Parkinson's affects about one million Americans, the Parkinson's Disease Foundation said. The former politician - who was recently accused of sexual harassment - admitted that recognizing the effects the disease has had on him already has been "painful".

Author: 0 State jobless rate drops to 4.4 percent

Also, he said the low jobless rate could actually be affecting job growth. The statewide unadjusted unemployment rate fell to 4.9% in October from 5.1% in September and 5.3% in the same period a yearearlier. The unadjusted unemployment rate for the state of California is now 4.3 percent, while the unemployment rate for the nation sits at 3.9 percent. Meanwhile, a continued surge in seasonal hiring of education workers led the way in the county's overall payroll job growth of 35,000 to ...

Health Care No, there hasn't been a successful human head transplant
Author: 0 No, there hasn't been a successful human head transplant

Italian Professor Surgeon Sergio Canavero, Director of the Turin Advanced Neuromodulation Group, said they would soon be moving to a living human. " The first human transplant on human cadavers has been done ", Canavero told the crowd, according to the Telegraph .

Health Care Tumhari Sulu is all about journey of self discovery says Vidya Balan
Author: 0 Tumhari Sulu is all about journey of self discovery says Vidya Balan

Here are five reasons why you should give Tumhari Sulu a watch. We have many examples of Vidya Balan's brilliant performances not only on the silver screen but also at the box office, her films like The Dirty Picture, Kahaani , No One Killed Jessica, Ishqiya and others have really done well at the box office.

Author: 0 SC officials announce 1st flu death of season

No other cases of severe flu have been reported to the Public Health Department this flu season. This surpassed the average 112 cases for the past three years. Workers at the Missoula Urban Indian Health Center are emphasizing the need for Native Americans to get flu shots. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends anyone over six-months-old get the flu shot if they don't have a complicating condition.

Health Care Venezuela suffers another blow as PDVSA declared in default
Author: 0 Venezuela suffers another blow as PDVSA declared in default

The committee said it would reconvene on Monday at 3 p.m. S&P said that Venezuela had failed to make $200 million in payments on its global bonds, stressing that it acted after a 30-day grace period had passed on payments for two bonds. Investors said the ISDA decision would not rattle markets, however, given Venezuela's efforts to pay - albeit late. "On the instructions of the President of the Republic Nicolas Maduro, we signed with the Deputy Minister of Finance of Russia Sergei ...

Health Care Trump urges Security Council to extend Syria gas attacks probe
Author: 0 Trump urges Security Council to extend Syria gas attacks probe

It was the tenth time that Russian Federation has used its veto power to stop council action that targeted its ally Syria. He said that the expert panel's methodology and its conclusions - two years after Russian Federation was among the Security Council members to approve the formation of the group - were flawed.

Health Care PM Narendra Modi pips Rahul Gandhi, Arvind Kejriwal, tops popularity chart
Author: 0 PM Narendra Modi pips Rahul Gandhi, Arvind Kejriwal, tops popularity chart

Overall, seven-in-ten Indians are now satisfied with the way things are going in the country. The BJP on Thursday latched onto the Pew survey to proclaim that the popularity of Modi is on the rise. "Those with a primary education or less are more likely to back Congress than are those with at least some college education", the note said. BJP supporters have a more positive opinion of the economy than Congress supporters .

Health Care Severe Lung Infection is Linked to Disneyland
Author: 0 Severe Lung Infection is Linked to Disneyland

The four not connected to Disneyland lived in or had visited Anaheim - suggesting there could be sources of infection not yet discovered, the Los Angeles Times reported Thursday. Disneyland will have to go through many more procedures, including continued sanitizing of the towers, before reopening them, officials said. Water samples taken last week from the towers, which are part of air-conditioning systems, tested negative for the bacteria, officials at the theme park said Wednesday.

Health Care Scientists Have Found the First Ever Anti-Aging Genetic Mutation
Author: 0 Scientists Have Found the First Ever Anti-Aging Genetic Mutation

Progressive shortening of telomeres leads to senescence, or biological aging. Researchers wondered if this might be linked to a longer lifespan in those who carry it. As if that weren't enough, they also had significantly less diabetes , lower fasting insulin levels and more flexible blood vessels. "You don't want too much PAI-1, and you don't want zero", said Vaughan.

Health Care National organization to help people quit smoking
Author: 0 National organization to help people quit smoking

Regional Tobacco Prevention specialists in the Gorge are partnering with the American Cancer Society, which is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week to provide support as people make their plan to quit. "Year after year, GASO participants support each other as they begin the process of quitting tobacco", said John Woods , Oklahoma Tobacco Settlement Endowment Trust executive director.

Health Care Tips on How to Lower Your Blood Pressure
Author: 0 Tips on How to Lower Your Blood Pressure

Drinking too much alcohol can raise people's blood pressure. Systolic blood pressure (the top number) is the blood pressure when the heart beats, while diastolic blood pressure (the bottom number) is the blood pressure between heartbeats, when the heart is at rest.

Health Care Microsoft wants to cut its carbon emissions by 75 percent by 2030
Author: 0 Microsoft wants to cut its carbon emissions by 75 percent by 2030

Unfortunately, increases in coal use in both China and the United States are expected in 2017, reversing the decreases they had managed since 2013. "With global Carbon dioxide emissions from human activities estimated at 41 billion tonnes for 2017, time is running out on our ability to keep warming well below 2ºC let alone 1.5ºC", Le Quéré added.

Health Care Sanjay Leela Bhansali writes to CBFC to expedite certification process
Author: 0 Sanjay Leela Bhansali writes to CBFC to expedite certification process

The period drama, starring Deepika Padukone, Ranveer Singh and Shahid Kapoor, has been facing protests from various groups, including Shri Rajput Karni Sena, for allegedly tampering with historical facts. Among many controversies and objectionable instances in the film which have been drawn to the negotiating table, the protests has been about the Ghoomer Song in the film, which has already become a hit and also about an alleged dream sequence between Padmavati and Alauddin Khilji, which ...

Health Care This tablet can make sure you are taking your pills correctly
Author: 0 This tablet can make sure you are taking your pills correctly

The sensor in the newly approved pill sends a message to a wearable patch, which then sends information to an app for the patient to view. This allows the patients to track medication ingestion via smartphone, and they can also permit their physicians and caregivers to access the information through a web-based portal.