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Posted: December 14, 2017, 10:03 pm

Kansas City Star

The Latest: Fertility doctor's patients unhappy with no jail
Kansas City Star
The Latest on an Indianapolis fertility doctor accused of inseminating patients with his own sperm (all times local):. 4:30 p.m.. Some former patients of an Indianapolis fertility doctor are angry over what they believe is a light sentence after he ...
No jail for fertility doctor who lied about using own spermBoston Herald
No jail for fertility doctor accused of inseminating women with own spermNewsday
Indianapolis fertility physician accused of inseminating patients with own sperm pleads guilty to obstructionBecker's Hospital Review
Indianapolis Star -New York Daily News -WISH-TV -WLWT Cincinnati
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Posted: December 14, 2017, 9:22 pm

Chicago Tribune

How 3000 very good golden retrievers could help all dogs live longer
Chicago Tribune
Charley is a golden retriever photographed at Union 206 Studio in Alexandria, Virginia in September; he is enrolled in an ambitious, $32 million research project that researchers hope will yield insights into the causes of cancers and other diseases ...
Your dog could live longer thanks to 3000 golden retrieversThe Week Magazine
Golden retrievers, once destined to be eaten in a spicy soup, arrive at central Pa. rescueYork Daily Record/Sunday News

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Posted: December 14, 2017, 9:17 pm

CNN

Surgeon admits to branding initials on patients' livers
CNN
(CNN) An accomplished British surgeon has admitted branding two of his patients' livers with his initials. Yes, you read that right. Dr. Simon Bramhall, 53, admitted to Birmingham Crown Court that he etched "SB" onto the livers of two transplant ...
We Regret To Inform You That A British Surgeon Was Branding His Initials On LiversNPR
He was a renowned surgeon — until a doctor found his initials burned on a patient's liverWashington Post
Surgeon Signs Initials into Patients' Livers: What Is an 'Argon Beam'?Live Science
PEOPLE.com -The Guardian -BBC News -Newsweek
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Posted: December 14, 2017, 7:56 pm

York Dispatch

Study: Proximity to Pa. fracking wells linked to lower birth weight
York Dispatch
After combing through a decade's worth of Pennsylvania birth records, researchers have found that pregnant women living within two-thirds of a mile of a hydraulic fracturing well were 25 percent more likely to give birth to a worryingly small infant ...
Babies Born Near Fracking Sites at Increased Risk of Being Underweight, UnhealthyLaboratory Equipment
Study shows that mothers living close to fracking sites have smaller babiesMetro US
Proximity to fracked shale wells affects infant birth weight, study showsPittsburgh Post-Gazette
RT -The Verge -Science Magazine -The Denver Channel
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Posted: December 14, 2017, 7:26 pm

Fox News

Man spiked girlfriend's drink with abortion pills to kill unborn baby, woman claims
Fox News
Sikander Imran was accused of spiking his sometimes girlfriend's drink with abortion pills. (Arlington County Sheriff's Office). A man's on-and-off girlfriend said he spiked her drink earlier this year with a high dosage of abortion pills, killing ...
Doctor accused of spiking girlfriend's drink with abortion pillWIS
NY Doctor Accused of Spiking Drink With Abortion PillThe Epoch Times
Doctor accused of putting abortion pill in girlfriend's drinkKVIA El Paso
The Daily Caller -WLS-TV -Daily Mail -New York Post
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Posted: December 14, 2017, 7:10 pm

Newsweek

Flu Season 2017: The Seasonal Illness Kills More People Than You May Think
Newsweek
Fortunately, the majority of people hit by the flu this season will recover; however, hundreds of thousands of others won't be as lucky. According to new estimates from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), as many as 646,000 people ...
Respiratory diseases linked to seasonal flu claim thousands of lives every year – UN health agencyUN News Centre
State DPH: Flu-related illnesses on the uptickMassLive.com
7 states have widespread flu; warnings increase as cases double over this time last yearWCPO
Fox News -TIME -Newsday -Bloomington Pantagraph
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Posted: December 14, 2017, 6:58 pm

New York Times

As Zika Babies Become Toddlers, Some Can't See, Walk or Talk
New York Times
As the first babies born with brain damage from the Zika epidemic become 2-year-olds, the most severely affected are falling further behind in their development and will require a lifetime of care, according to a study published Thursday by the Centers ...
First Snapshot of Zika-Affected Toddlers Portends a Life of StruggleScientific American
Zika Babies Facing Increasing Health Problems With AgeHealthDay
Toddlers Born with Zika Virus Continue to Demonstrate Severe Developmental IssuesJezebel
Healio -Fox News -MedPage Today -PR Newswire (press release)
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Posted: December 14, 2017, 6:18 pm

NPR

Teens: Pretty Sober, Except For Marijuana And Vaping
NPR
The number of teens abusing drugs is lower than it's been since the 1990s, according to a national survey. "In particular, we see a tremendous decline in the portion of young people using cigarettes," Dr. Lloyd Johnson, a study researcher at the ...
More teens vaping as cigarette smoking declinesCBS News
Marijuana and Vaping Are More Popular Than Cigarettes Among TeenagersNew York Times
Smoking, drinking, drug abuse decline among US teensThe Columbus Dispatch
Newsweek -PR Newswire (press release) -National Institutes of Health (press release) -The Cannabist
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Posted: December 14, 2017, 4:34 pm

Newsweek

Medical Marijuana's Main Ingredient Isn't Dangerous or Addictive, World Health Organization Report Says
Newsweek
A top global health agency has declared the main ingredient in medical cannabis non-addictive and nontoxic, according to a new report. “In humans, CBD exhibits no effects indicative of any abuse or dependence potential,” the World Health Organization ...
Curtis Hill: Why I found that CBD oil is illegalIndianapolis Star
The World Health Organization Says That Medicinal Cannabis Has No Abuse PotentialRefinery29
How (the Right Strain of) Weed Can Help Your WorkoutEsquire.com
MedPage Today -UPROXX -Crave Online -Business Insurance
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Posted: December 14, 2017, 4:03 pm

USA TODAY

Texas mother accused of faking son's illness; boy had 13 "major" surgeries
CBS News
Last Updated Dec 14, 2017 12:48 PM EST. DALLAS – An 8-year-old Dallas boy may have endured more than 300 unnecessary doctor visits, gone through more than a dozen pointless surgeries and suffered life-threatening treatment complications after police ...
Texas Mom Allegedly Subjected Her Healthy Son, 8, to 323 Doctor Visits and 13 SurgeriesPEOPLE.com
Mom accused of subjecting son to 323 hospital visits, 13 surgeriesFox News
Mom arrested after son's 323 hospital visits, 13 surgeriesKHOU
The Root -Chron.com -whnt.com -KIRO Seattle
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Posted: December 14, 2017, 2:31 pm

Google Alert - healing

13 to thank the artists featured in a new permanent Healing Arts exhibit at the AtlantiCare Cancer Care Institute, a Fox Chase Cancer Center Partner at the institute's Egg Harbor Township location. The artists, all cancer survivors, participated in a Healing Arts Workshop in August. Artists met weekly for ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 9:11 pm
A new civil society organisation, Heal Guyana, has been formed to help the “fractured country” deal with growing social and political mistrust by promoting positive behaviour and attitudes. “Heal Guyana will be an inclusive platform meant to offer positive insights and solutions towards racial unity, ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 8:48 pm
Clarrie Mendy, who lost two family members in the Grenfell fire, asked for a national memorial service.
Posted: December 14, 2017, 8:31 pm
With wildfires still raging across parts of Southern California, dozens of schools have been closed. Many will stay that way till the new year. That gives educators valuable time to think about what they can do, when school resumes, to help students who have been traumatized by these fires. One answer ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 8:26 pm
Serving dogs, horses, burros, steers, goats, sheep and chickens, the animal sanctuary and healing ranch could be “fully operational by April,” according to Carrie Singer, the program's founder and executive director. “We will have people at both locations while we complete the move over a very short ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 8:26 pm
For the past two years, Haute Healing presented the gift of glam to terminally ill kids, hospital patients, homeless and disadvantaged youth. The non-profit gives beauty and grooming services as well as photoshoots to these people. The beauty drives are organized by Haute Healing's Glam Squad of ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 8:26 pm
The outreach program will host a Healing Path eight-week workshop series in the new year. The free, weekly series will be held at The Casements Cultural Center at 3 p.m. each week from Wednesday, Jan. 31 to Wednesday, March 21, through Lohman Community Outreach. “During this time of year, ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 8:15 pm
"They can provide not only this historical record, but this emotional healing aspect that a lot of people in our community need right now," he says. After the fire, Clark was eager to get back to school and be with his friends — many of whom also lost their homes. As he returned, he sometimes found it hard ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 8:00 pm
“I found great healing and mending,” said Sandie Sajner, a victim of abuse. “When you're physically, mentally and sexually abused, it takes everything out of you. I wanted to commit suicide twice because of it and meditation gets you through that. Meditation is better than a counseling session. It's where ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 7:30 pm
South Korea's President Moon Jae-in was welcomed in the Great Hall of the People by China's leader Xi Jinping. Moon says he wishes to strengthen ties - and is calling for a "new era" in the relationship, based on trust and friendship. It was their first meeting since the US secretary of state opened the ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 6:56 pm
As Republicans seek to assess their loss in one of the most conservative states, Alabama, Democrats are reveling in their U.S. Senate victory and they are thinking that it is a sign of a good omen which could lead to a sweeping comeback for the party in 2018 elections. Jones is the first Democrat elected ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 6:45 pm
Actors, health gurus, and now, perhaps inexplicably, Wall Street men are into the healing power of crystals, according The New York Post. The Post reports that Anthony C., who declined to give his last name citing professional reasons, searched for a rare moldavite for two months, eventually finding the ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 6:33 pm
Cooke, a senior at Queens College, has a double major in neuroscience and psychology, will head to London next fall to study how dance therapy can help people with neurological illnesses heal. The Seattle native hopes to attend either Imperial College London or Brunel University, one of 43 students ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 6:11 pm
CENTENNIAL, Colo., Dec. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- AlloSource, one of the nation's largest providers of cartilage, bone, skin, soft-tissue and cellular allografts for use in surgical procedures and wound care to advance patient healing, today announced the appointment of Raime Leeby ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 5:48 pm
But each bowl of hearty soup, spicy ramen, or even melted cheese dip carries with it a perilous danger: a burned mouth. Those who can't resist diving in before the food cools down will be left with a sore and numb patch on their tongue and roof palate for days. Unfortunately, burning takes time to heal, ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 5:03 pm
(1 of 6) Petaluma, CA, USA. Tuesday, December 12, 2017._ On the first night of Chanukkah, B'nai Israel unveiled their first outdoor menorah. Rabbi Ted Feldman led the gathering with song and a blessing. (CRISSY PASCUAL/ARGUS-COURIER STAFF) ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 4:52 pm
I accept the healing connection between our so-called spiritual energy and our physical body… as do many eminent medical doctors and academics that have authored studies that make the case for self-healing and the role our mind plays in our own curative process. I meditate in the morning to try and ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 4:30 pm
PlantPure's Founder and President, Nelson Campbell, recently announced that his team is launching a media-driven movement called “Healing America.” If Nelson's name sounds familiar, that's because he is the son of Dr. T. Colin Campbell, the author of the groundbreaking best-selling book, The ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 4:30 pm
STARKVILLE -- Mississippi State quarterback Nick Fitzgerald already was on track to participate in spring practice. Recently, though, the junior received some good news from his doctors. Fitzgerald's father, Derrick, told The Dispatch doctors said Nick Fitzgerald's ankle is healing quicker than they ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 4:18 pm
Gold Star moms find healing on Wreaths Across America journey. A picture of Airman Bryce Powers, who died in 2013, helps his mother pass the many hours of travel as she rides along with the Wreaths Across America caravan to Arlington National Cemetery. Zach Blanchard, WCSH 10:57 AM.
Posted: December 14, 2017, 3:56 pm

Google Alert - Cholesterol, Cardiovascular Diseases

THERE is plenty of evidence that being physically active can reduce your risk of heart disease and stroke, but when do the benefits of exercise start to pay off? You might think that it's after a few weeks, or even months, once you've lost some weight and your cholesterol levels have come down. But our ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 5:03 pm
In fact, practices that were assigned population health coordinators showed greater improvement in the percentages of patients who received appropriate testing—such as target A1C levels for diabetic patients and cholesterol levels for those with cardiovascular disease—and in those who achieved ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 12:45 pm

Google Alert - Cholesterol, Cardiovascular Diseases

THERE is plenty of evidence that being physically active can reduce your risk of heart disease and stroke, but when do the benefits of exercise start to pay off? You might think that it's after a few weeks, or even months, once you've lost some weight and your cholesterol levels have come down. But our ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 5:03 pm
In fact, practices that were assigned population health coordinators showed greater improvement in the percentages of patients who received appropriate testing—such as target A1C levels for diabetic patients and cholesterol levels for those with cardiovascular disease—and in those who achieved ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 12:45 pm

Google Alert - Obesity, Diabetes

It is often associated with inactivity, poor diet and obesity. "With 90 percent of the people living with pre-diabetes in this country unaware they have the condition and at high risk for developing Type 2 diabetes, we are excited to now be working with eight new states to help reach thousands more patients ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 8:15 pm
In Maryland last year, 12.6 percent of adults — or about 623,000 — had diabetes, according to the American Diabetes Association. ... is one of the founding partners of Sugar Free Kids, a statewide coalition aimed to reverse the trend of childhood obesity by educating Marylanders about the epidemic.
Posted: December 14, 2017, 8:15 pm
Type 2 diabetes gets more and more common and, alongside the rise in obesity, it shows no sign of abating any time soon. With increasing numbers of sufferers, we need an easy way of treating diabetes – then along comes a very clever and beautiful new device. It doesn't cure but may prevent a ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 8:03 pm
The highest risk is to get diabetes type 2 with eating fried food. It also increases the chances of heart problems and obesity. Deep fried foods have acrylamide in them. Acrylamide is one of the toxic substances, which are produced when you cook food at a very high temperature. It means deep frying food ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 7:30 pm
Hispanic veterans had the highest prevalence of both diabetes (25.7%) and obesity (43.5%). “The available evidence strongly suggests that problems faced by U.S. veterans in this area are severe,” Ying Liu, PhD, assistant professor in the department of biostatistics and epidemiology at East Tennessee ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 5:37 pm
“The injection cures patients for chronic diseases, as well as obesity and weakness. “It is recommended for everyone to take it as it relieves physical fatigue and invigorates oneself.” Another new concoction made from the earth apple tuber is said to be good for hangovers – and diabetes. The newspaper ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 5:15 pm
These sugar-sweetened beverages are the leading source of added sugar in the American diet, despite the fact that consuming large amounts of these drinks is associated with health damaging consequences including an increased risk for obesity, type 2 diabetes, heart disease, kidney diseases, ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 4:41 pm
“The study findings make sense and reflect the value of treating obesity aggressively in patients with type 2 diabetes, especially early on, and is now the typical, accepted approach,” says J. Michael Gonzalez-Campoy, MD, PhD, FACE, medical director and CEO of the Minnesota Center for Obesity, ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 3:33 pm
The risk for incident type 2 diabetes is associated with the degree and duration of excess waist circumference and excess weight, study data show. In women with central obesity, the relevant measure is cumulative excess waist circumference; in men with normal weight, it is cumulative excess weight, ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 3:11 pm
In it, they examined Canada's progress on obesity-curbing measures compared with other countries. ... That's why Canada needs a comprehensive and coordinated strategy if we want to move the dial on obesity and diet-related diseases like diabetes, heart disease and cancer and keep up with ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 3:00 pm
Teel said his diabetes was getting worse this fall when a nurse practitioner, Melanie Reynolds, who works in the office of his physician, Dr. Nicole Florence, suggested that he seek help from the Memorial Weight Loss and Wellness Center. Teel said he wants to be alive and relatively healthy so he can ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 2:03 pm
Becoming a mom has shaped me into the leader I am today and my changed perspective on many things, including healthy eating. I become more aware and increasingly concerned with childhood obesity and diabetes when I was pregnant with my first child. Childhood obesity and diabetes in America ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 1:30 pm
Endocrinologists are at the core of solving the most pressing health problems of our time, from diabetes and obesity to infertility, bone health, and hormone-related cancers. The Endocrine Society is the world's oldest and largest organization of scientists devoted to hormone research and physicians who ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 12:56 pm
“If policymakers are to cover the true cost of livestock epidemics like avian flu and human epidemics like obesity, diabetes and cancer, while also tackling the twin challenges of climate change and antibiotic resistance, then a shift from subsidisation to taxation of the meat industry looks inevitable.”.
Posted: December 14, 2017, 12:45 pm
A new report, published in the Lancet Diabetes and Endocrinology, shows that many cancer cases worldwide may happen at least in part because people are overweight or have diabetes. Diabetes and being overweight or obese were a factor in 5.6 percent of new cancer cases worldwide in 2012, ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 12:00 pm
A form of liver disease which threatens to become a modern epidemic due to its association with obesity and type 2 diabetes – both major health issues for modern society – may be stopped in its tracks thanks to a research breakthrough by scientists at the Universities of Dundee, St Andrews and Stony ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 11:26 am
Shown by numerous studies as the beginning of more serious health issues, both diabetes and obesity are rising in countries across the world, with medical experts expressing concern. Adding to the disturbing situation, a new report has suggested that many cancer cases worldwide may happen at ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 11:03 am
Now it is 34. We did the surgery because she had diabetes, hypertension, cholesterol, asthma and she had problems controlling her urine.” “We don't advise surgery for everyone, but obesity is a disease that has gone beyond a point of a no return, so it has to be treated. You have to prevent it in children, ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 10:52 am
Just Sit, a therapeutic centre in the city, claims that you have to just sit so that it helps them reverse diabetes, obesity, blood pressure, cholesterol etc. But, how is this even possible? News Today had a brief conversation with Just Sit founder S Jayaraman and Recover Eazy project manager, ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 9:38 am
New weapons to help reverse diabetes and offer patients less invasive alternatives to weight loss surgery will soon be at the disposal of doctors in the UAE. While the trend for obese patients opting for extreme bariatric surgery continues in the Emirates, those operations can be expensive and have ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 9:33 am


Google Alert - alternative healing

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Posted: December 14, 2017, 7:52 pm
The “Psychiatric Disorders & Their Underlying Physical Causes” seminar held by Alternative Medicine professional, Dr. Jared Roscoe, details how psychiatric drugs affect the body, what changes these produce, and why this moves the person completely in the opposite direction of actual healing.
Posted: December 14, 2017, 5:48 pm
LA PALESTRA Center for Preventative Medicine combines both standard and alternative medical practices with state-of-the art and time-tested fitness modalities and programs. A true hybrid, LA PALESTRA provides programs that integrate comprehensive medical analysis and treatments with ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 2:03 pm
As most people who suffer from physical ailments can tell you, different treatments often work to varying degrees of success depending on the person. The same goes for people who struggle with concentration, quitting smoking, or self-esteem, among other things. While conventional modern medicine ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 4:07 am
During long weeks of treatment, Sophia read about alternative healing methods — and used them on herself. To medics' amazement she made a full recovery, and is pain-free. She now runs a back clinic in Bradford and has a consulting room in London's Marylebone, where I meet her today. Now she's ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 12:33 am
Thereafter, he underwent acupuncture therapy at a Delhi Hospital, which yielded results and reduced his pain. ... Dissatisfied, the judicial officer has once again appealed against the order, claiming that acupuncture has been recognised as an alternative medication process and some government ...
Posted: December 13, 2017, 10:07 pm


Google Alert - cancer

The "Real Housewives" star was diagnosed with cancer in 2013, as well.
Posted: December 14, 2017, 8:22 pm
A government-commissioned review of the UK's breast screening programmes in 2012, found that, overall, population-level screening prevents around 1,300 breast cancer deaths in the UK each year; these are cancers that are found earlier, offering patients the best chance of successful treatment.
Posted: December 14, 2017, 7:30 pm
“Thank you Dr. Beth karlan for removing those pesky cancer cells. You are Amazing! This is my second cancer diagnoses,” Grammer wrote on Thursday, December 14. “Thank God We found it early. (squamous cell carcinoma) *Early detection is key. My cancer was removed and I'm resting at home.
Posted: December 14, 2017, 7:18 pm
Whether you're interested in participating in a race, asking your colleagues to wear teal for a day, organizing a bake sale, fundraising on behalf of a loved one, or inviting friends to donate in lieu of accepting wedding gifts, there are so many ways to help raise funds for OCRFA. Whatever your idea or ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 6:40 pm
People reports that about one million cases of skin cancer are diagnosed in the US; 8,800 people die annually from the disease. Four years ago Camille battled early stage endometrial cancer; the reality star had a radical hysterectomy, according to People. Endometrial cancer occurs in the uterus lining; ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 6:22 pm
14 Dec 2017. The efficacy of many FDA-approved cancer drug combinations is not due to synergistic interactions between drugs, but rather to a form of "bet hedging," according to a new study published by Harvard Medical School researchers in Cell. Reanalyzing data from 15 clinical trials, the ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 6:09 pm
Camille Grammer was recently treated for skin cancer, almost four years after she was declared to be cancer-free after battling a different type. The 49-year-old former Real Housewives of Beverly Hills cast member and ex-wife of Frasier star Kelsey Grammer posted on Instagram on Thursday photos of ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 5:48 pm
The father was told he only had weeks to live after being diagnosed with stage 4 colorectal cancer in 2012. But the former bartender, who met his future wife when they worked in a hotel in Las Vegas, took the brave decision to stop conventional treatment and switch to a raw vegan diet. Amanda later ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 4:53 pm
“Early detection is key,” Grammer wrote on Instagram, captioning a photo of herself at Cedars-Sinai hospital smiling next to her “amazing” surgeon Dr. Beth Karlan. “My cancer was removed and I'm resting at home. Ladies listen to your bodies. If something doesn't seem right go for a checkup. Don't put it ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 4:52 pm
Nearly 40 per cent of cancer deaths could be prevented with eight simple lifestyle changes, new research has concluded. Quitting smoking, eating healthier and boozing less would help stop the disease, which claims 8.2 million lives worldwide each year. Scientists suggest those three habits can be ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 4:52 pm
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Posted: December 14, 2017, 4:45 pm
Just days before Kelsey Grammer's ex-wife is returning to Bravo's “The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills,” she announced the news of her squamous cell carcinoma, the second-most common type of skin cancer. The 49-year-old has had the growth removed. “Camille didn't feel 'right,'” her rep ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 4:41 pm
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – A Thomas Jefferson University-led team has set out guidelines to help health care providers determine when and how they should be offering their patients genetic testing for variants implicated in prostate cancer risk. "With a multitude of genetic tests on the market already, ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 3:33 pm
“We found low rates of treatment underuse among men with clinically significant prostate cancer receiving care at an academic referral center or a municipal hospital,” first author Nina A. Bickell, MD, co-director, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai's Center for Health Equity & Community Engaged ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 3:22 pm
The founder of a number of different foundations, including CACTI, the Center for Advocacy for Cancer of the Testes International, and TH!NK DIFFERENT, an organization that provides grants for healthcare and housing causes, Petinga has recently launched underwear and condom lines to remind men ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 2:03 pm
John McCain Hospitalized Due to Side Effects From Cancer Treatment. By Stephanie Webber. 2 hours ago. John McCain Hospitalized Due to Side Effects From Cancer Treatment. John McCain attends the 57th Monte Carlo TV Festival Opening Ceremony on June 16, 2017 in Monte-Carlo, Monaco.
Posted: December 14, 2017, 2:03 pm
Radical Treatment of the Primary Tumor in Metastatic Bladder Cancer: Potentially Dangerous Findings From Observational Data. Christopher M. Booth. x. Christopher M. Booth. Search for articles by this author. , Safiya Karim. x. Safiya Karim. Search for articles by this author. , Yingwei Peng. x. Yingwei ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 1:48 pm
After running a 5km charity run for a cancer charity, Tristan started to come down with flu-like symptoms. He went to a walk-in centre to get a check-up and was sent home by doctors with nothing but painkillers. The doctors initially thought he just had a case of the flu - but, after a biopsy, they diagnosed ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 1:35 pm
The company currently has the market to itself for hard-to-treat lymphoma, a deadly cancer of the blood. As it gets the infrastructure in place to treat patients and get paid, it's rivals are drawing closer. Novartis has filed for U.S. Food and Drug Administration approval of Kymriah for that form of blood cancer ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 11:59 am
Former US Vice-President Joe Biden has offered comfort and advice to Meghan McCain over the health of her father, US Republican Senator John McCain, during a TV talk show. Mr Biden's son died of the same type of brain cancer afflicting Mr McCain. A tearful Ms McCain, who co-hosts ABC's ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 11:29 am


Google Alert - fat

A small fire was discovered in mulch outside the Fat Patties on Parris Island Gateway shortly after 8:30 p.m. on Wednesday, according to a Burton Fire District news release. Firefighters were forced to pour water into a nearby wall to cool it down. After smelling what they thought was burning leaves, ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 8:26 pm
The bling: Just in time to host everyone and their pet poodle-doodles over the holidays comes this massive beast of a building. Don't let the fact this former posh fishing lodge—the la-di-da-sounding Grouse Nest Resort—has fallen on hard times of late put you off. So what if the furniture is a little flabby, ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 8:03 pm
Fried food has these trans fats in high amounts. As they are cooked/fried on high temperature, all the fat that they have turned into trans fat. Additionally, the food is fried in oil, which is processed from vegetable or seeds. They already have trans fats in them even before heating to a boiling point.
Posted: December 14, 2017, 7:30 pm
BLUFFTON, S.C. (WSAV) — A fire at the Fat Patties restaurant Wednesday evening resulted in a brief evacuation of the building. According to The Burton Fire District, firefighters responded to the restaurant around 8:30 p.m.. When firefighters arrived, they discovered a small fire in the mulch by the front ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 7:18 pm
Instead of vegetable oils used for baking try applesauce to decrease the fat and calorie content of your baked goods. Instead of adding salt to foods try adding salt-free seasonings to reduce daily sodium intakes for a heart-healthy holiday meal. Instead of cheese and mayo (higher in saturated fat) on a ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 5:37 pm
After the supplementation period, researchers used dual-energy x-ray absorptiometry (DXA technology) to measure body-fat mass loss—the primary outcome—as well as secondary outcomes corresponding to changes in anthropometry and body composition. The researchers also measured ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 5:26 pm
CoolSculpting — the procedure that can freeze fat off the upper arms, abdomen, and thighs — has just been cleared by the FDA to tackle a whole new area of the body: the ... This makes CoolSculpting the first and only non-surgical fat reduction technology to be FDA-cleared for tackling double chins.
Posted: December 14, 2017, 5:26 pm
Newton: Students in the school lunch program currently have access to low-fat milks, skim milks, but don't have access to that low-fat flavored milk. So, this would allow them to bring that chocolate milk that was so popular in my childhood at the lunch table back into the lunch program. Clements: Newton ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 5:13 pm
Londoners were given a big fat surprise as a super-sized Spanish matador, dubbed 'The Fat-ador', appeared in the capital to announce that Brits can now bet on'El Gordo' ... Translated literally as 'The Fat One', El Gordo 2017 has an estimated prize pool of €2.3billion the biggest of any national lottery.
Posted: December 14, 2017, 3:11 pm
A new, marked winter sports trail at Leelanau State Park — open to hiking, cross-country skiing, snowshoeing and fat-tire biking — opened Dec. 1, the Michigan Department of Natural Resources announced this week. Harper, Northport owner of North Shore Outfitters, describes the area as one of his ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 3:00 pm
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Posted: December 14, 2017, 2:43 pm
The public, and scientists, have long been concerned about the relation between alcohol consumption and weight gain, as all alcoholic beverages contain calories. However, most epidemiologic studies do not find that light or moderate drinkers weigh more than their abstaining peers, and some even ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 2:26 pm
The keto diet burns ten times more fat than a standard American diet – even without exercise, research suggests. Researchers studied people who have or type 2 diabetes or were at risk of developing it. They found that that those following the low-carb plan advocated by the diet saw the most health ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 2:15 pm
After decades of low-fat propaganda, consumers are returning to full fat products without reservation. Said Miller: “Whether it is whole fat dairy, butter, avocado, lard or beef tallow, diners are not seeking low-fat options. If anything, consumers are turning away from sugary dishes in favor of more fat.
Posted: December 14, 2017, 2:03 pm
“While your slow-twitch muscle fibers repair, your body is using energy, calories and stored sugar so you honestly become a fat-burning machine.” The Verdict: I had a hard time with this class, and was begging to go back to a CrossFit WOD as we used the Megaformer — but 24 hours later I wanted to ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 1:52 pm
Children who follow a healthy diet that consists of fruits and vegetables, while limiting intake of refined sugars and fat, may have better self-esteem as compared to those who don't take an adequate diet. According to a study published in the journal BMC Public Health, better well-being was associated ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 1:30 pm
WEIGHT LOSS: A man has revealed the diet plan he followed to lose belly fat and get ab muscles in just three months. By Lauren O'Callaghan. PUBLISHED: 13:09, Thu, Dec 14, 2017 | UPDATED: 13:26, Thu, Dec 14, 2017. weight loss diet get rid of belly fat abs Imgur/Gloctopussy. Weight loss: This man ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 1:18 pm
The Tab can now exclusively reveal that this man is Michael Blanchard, who studied at the British School of Osteopathy. And he has replied to us, claiming it was his friends who sent those messages to Sam, and not him. He said: "Firstly it's important I say I have messaged Samantha and explained and ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 1:18 pm
FRANKIE Essex has revealed her stunning bikini body in a slinky two-piece number on a relaxing holiday. The 30-year-old former TOWIE beauty looked tanned, toned and lithe as she got some winter sun in Cape Verde. Frankie Essex showed off her phenomenal figure in a pink bikini. BackGrid.
Posted: December 14, 2017, 12:55 pm
Imagine if President Trump's compensation were tied to how often he is referenced in Maggie Haberman stories, Nate Silver analytics, Stephen Colbert monologues, Rachel Maddow dissections or Sean Hannity rhetorical embraces. It's why the baseball writers were moved to uncharacteristic collective ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 12:45 pm

Google Alert - Obesity, Diabetes

It is often associated with inactivity, poor diet and obesity. "With 90 percent of the people living with pre-diabetes in this country unaware they have the condition and at high risk for developing Type 2 diabetes, we are excited to now be working with eight new states to help reach thousands more patients ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 8:15 pm
In Maryland last year, 12.6 percent of adults — or about 623,000 — had diabetes, according to the American Diabetes Association. ... is one of the founding partners of Sugar Free Kids, a statewide coalition aimed to reverse the trend of childhood obesity by educating Marylanders about the epidemic.
Posted: December 14, 2017, 8:15 pm
Type 2 diabetes gets more and more common and, alongside the rise in obesity, it shows no sign of abating any time soon. With increasing numbers of sufferers, we need an easy way of treating diabetes – then along comes a very clever and beautiful new device. It doesn't cure but may prevent a ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 8:03 pm
The highest risk is to get diabetes type 2 with eating fried food. It also increases the chances of heart problems and obesity. Deep fried foods have acrylamide in them. Acrylamide is one of the toxic substances, which are produced when you cook food at a very high temperature. It means deep frying food ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 7:30 pm
Hispanic veterans had the highest prevalence of both diabetes (25.7%) and obesity (43.5%). “The available evidence strongly suggests that problems faced by U.S. veterans in this area are severe,” Ying Liu, PhD, assistant professor in the department of biostatistics and epidemiology at East Tennessee ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 5:37 pm
“The injection cures patients for chronic diseases, as well as obesity and weakness. “It is recommended for everyone to take it as it relieves physical fatigue and invigorates oneself.” Another new concoction made from the earth apple tuber is said to be good for hangovers – and diabetes. The newspaper ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 5:15 pm
These sugar-sweetened beverages are the leading source of added sugar in the American diet, despite the fact that consuming large amounts of these drinks is associated with health damaging consequences including an increased risk for obesity, type 2 diabetes, heart disease, kidney diseases, ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 4:41 pm
“The study findings make sense and reflect the value of treating obesity aggressively in patients with type 2 diabetes, especially early on, and is now the typical, accepted approach,” says J. Michael Gonzalez-Campoy, MD, PhD, FACE, medical director and CEO of the Minnesota Center for Obesity, ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 3:33 pm
The risk for incident type 2 diabetes is associated with the degree and duration of excess waist circumference and excess weight, study data show. In women with central obesity, the relevant measure is cumulative excess waist circumference; in men with normal weight, it is cumulative excess weight, ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 3:11 pm
In it, they examined Canada's progress on obesity-curbing measures compared with other countries. ... That's why Canada needs a comprehensive and coordinated strategy if we want to move the dial on obesity and diet-related diseases like diabetes, heart disease and cancer and keep up with ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 3:00 pm
Teel said his diabetes was getting worse this fall when a nurse practitioner, Melanie Reynolds, who works in the office of his physician, Dr. Nicole Florence, suggested that he seek help from the Memorial Weight Loss and Wellness Center. Teel said he wants to be alive and relatively healthy so he can ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 2:03 pm
Becoming a mom has shaped me into the leader I am today and my changed perspective on many things, including healthy eating. I become more aware and increasingly concerned with childhood obesity and diabetes when I was pregnant with my first child. Childhood obesity and diabetes in America ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 1:30 pm
Endocrinologists are at the core of solving the most pressing health problems of our time, from diabetes and obesity to infertility, bone health, and hormone-related cancers. The Endocrine Society is the world's oldest and largest organization of scientists devoted to hormone research and physicians who ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 12:56 pm
“If policymakers are to cover the true cost of livestock epidemics like avian flu and human epidemics like obesity, diabetes and cancer, while also tackling the twin challenges of climate change and antibiotic resistance, then a shift from subsidisation to taxation of the meat industry looks inevitable.”.
Posted: December 14, 2017, 12:45 pm
A new report, published in the Lancet Diabetes and Endocrinology, shows that many cancer cases worldwide may happen at least in part because people are overweight or have diabetes. Diabetes and being overweight or obese were a factor in 5.6 percent of new cancer cases worldwide in 2012, ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 12:00 pm
A form of liver disease which threatens to become a modern epidemic due to its association with obesity and type 2 diabetes – both major health issues for modern society – may be stopped in its tracks thanks to a research breakthrough by scientists at the Universities of Dundee, St Andrews and Stony ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 11:26 am
Shown by numerous studies as the beginning of more serious health issues, both diabetes and obesity are rising in countries across the world, with medical experts expressing concern. Adding to the disturbing situation, a new report has suggested that many cancer cases worldwide may happen at ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 11:03 am
Now it is 34. We did the surgery because she had diabetes, hypertension, cholesterol, asthma and she had problems controlling her urine.” “We don't advise surgery for everyone, but obesity is a disease that has gone beyond a point of a no return, so it has to be treated. You have to prevent it in children, ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 10:52 am
Just Sit, a therapeutic centre in the city, claims that you have to just sit so that it helps them reverse diabetes, obesity, blood pressure, cholesterol etc. But, how is this even possible? News Today had a brief conversation with Just Sit founder S Jayaraman and Recover Eazy project manager, ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 9:38 am
New weapons to help reverse diabetes and offer patients less invasive alternatives to weight loss surgery will soon be at the disposal of doctors in the UAE. While the trend for obese patients opting for extreme bariatric surgery continues in the Emirates, those operations can be expensive and have ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 9:33 am

Google Alert - Aging

The Hartford Foundation, along with the Archstone Foundation in Long Beach and the Gary and Mary West Foundation in San Diego, is one of the few funders to focus exclusively on care for the elderly, said John Feather, the CEO of Grantmakers in Aging. The AARP Foundation, as you might imagine, ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 9:00 pm
There will be food, music, and a performance from Elvis Presley impersonator Jason Baglio, who has performed at for the Council on Aging in the past, most recently at the COA's Hawaiian-themed Senior Appreciation Day on Monday, Aug. 21. Baglio also performed at the COA's 44th anniversary ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 9:00 pm
The Spokane Street bridge over the Mill Creek Channel in downtown Walla Walla is one of 11 in the city that needs repairs due to aging and ... The bridge at Howard Street and Bryant Avenue in Walla Walla is another among 11 aging bridges in the city that need repairs to improve structural integrity.
Posted: December 14, 2017, 8:48 pm
What does one ask when they only have 10 minutes to speak with the talented actress known as Naomie Harris? Well, questions about time might be a good place to start—especially since we were meeting her at an event for OMEGA Watches, a brand she's modeled for and wears pretty frequently.
Posted: December 14, 2017, 7:30 pm
presentation for the Art of Aging/of Dying series at the Hoffman Center for the Arts in Manzanita on Wednesday, January 10, 2018, from 3 to 5 pm. Please note this is a change to Wednesday. All of our Art of Aging/of Dying events will be on Wednesdays in 2018. Are you at the stage of wondering, “Now ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 7:18 pm
(Placerville, CA) – The El Dorado County Health and Human Services Agency, Family Caregiver Support Program is pleased to present a free "Aging & Caregiver" educational series in Placerville. The educational series will be held on January 16, 23, and 30, 2017, from 2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 7:10 pm
Keith Fenstad is director of financial planning at Tanglewood Total Wealth Management in Houston. Voices is an occasional feature of edited excerpts in which wealth managers address issues of interest to the advisory community. As told to Alex Coppola. Mr. Fenstad … It's important to remind clients ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 7:07 pm
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Posted: December 14, 2017, 6:49 pm
MANSFIELD - Each year, the Ohio Department of Aging honors outstanding older Ohioans with induction into the Ohio Senior Citizens Hall of Fame. The hall honors current or long-time Ohio residents, age 60 and older, who have made and continue to make a lasting impact on their professions, their ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 6:33 pm
There are some things that are universal about the aging process. Your body changes, and your cognitive abilities change too. Your vision might dim, your hearing might grow less acute. You become less independent than you were when you were younger, and you resent that fact, just as you did when ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 6:11 pm
This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) invites applications to study the normal biological aging process in the human lung; specifically focusing on: a) changes in molecular hallmarks of aging; and b) generating data that can be assembled as a dynamic molecular map of aging in the lung and ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 6:09 pm
DURHAM — North Carolina juries rejected the death penalty in 2017, refusing to impose death sentences at any of the four trials where prosecutors sought them and making this year the third since 2012 with no new death sentences. Juries in Wake, Granville and Guilford counties all chose life without ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 5:48 pm
Art of Aging: Philabundance founder still combating hunger 3 decades later - Ali Gorman reports during Action News at noon on December 14, 2017. (WPVI). WPVI. By Ali Gorman, R.N.. Thursday, December 14, 2017 12:50PM. PHILADELPHIA (WPVI) --. Each year, 6abc partners in the region's largest ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 5:48 pm
Good morning. When I was in China last week, I missed this key news item on digital health—which I'm guessing some of you may have passed over as well, given the seeming prosaicness of the topic. Last Friday the FDA released its draft guidance on “Clinical and Patient Decision Support Software.
Posted: December 14, 2017, 5:37 pm
The findings, published in Cell Stem Cell, have important implications for therapeutic strategies to regenerate skeletal muscle in response to the normal wear and tear of aging, or in cases of injury or muscle diseases such as muscular dystrophy. “Our study is one of the first to look at muscle stem cells in ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 5:36 pm
In healthcare, the benefits of this shift are clear, and the future of how the aging process will be impacted is marked by the benefits of the new frontier. Big data allows healthcare professionals to understand ailments and illness with more clarity than ever before, and it provides better ways to ensure that ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 5:30 pm
You are currently doing research about age and aging in hip-hop and what that means in a cultural context. Explain. There's a slow-brewing change in popular music studies in general as aging scholars start looking more intently at issues pertaining to aging artists and audiences, aging genres, aging ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 5:15 pm
(Reuters Health) - Brain cells - neurons - develop gene mutations over the course of a lifetime, contributing to normal aging and potentially presenting a target for treatments that stave off dementia and other types of cognitive decline, researchers say. The team developed a way to sequence the genomes ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 5:15 pm
The findings, published in Cell Stem Cell, have important implications for therapeutic strategies to regenerate skeletal muscle in response to the normal wear and tear of aging, or in cases of injury or muscle diseases such as muscular dystrophy. "Our study is one of the first to look at muscle stem cells in ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 5:03 pm
A new study led by researchers at Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute (SBP) describes the biology behind why muscle stem cells respond differently to aging or injury. The findings, published in Cell Stem Cell, have important implications for therapeutic strategies to regenerate skeletal ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 4:52 pm

Google Alert - smog

“During winter, the presence of smog (smoke combined with fog) during the early morning hours and evenings aggravates asthma in patients. In Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) patients also, cold winds precipitate the condition. There is, however, pneumococcal vaccine for prevention of ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 7:41 pm
This series is a month-by-month recap of censorship instructions issued to the media by government authorities in 2017, and then leaked and distributed online. The names of issuing bodies have been omitted to protect sources. The start of Donald Trump's term as U.S. President was a focal point of ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 6:56 pm
But the Kejriwal government itself has not taken any concrete steps to curb pollution as smog and fog still cover Delhi despite some relief after Monday's drizzle. India Today's investigation into the government's laxity will make you scratch your stubble in disbelief. Several officers appointed to control air ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 6:22 pm
A decade ago, Shenzhen spent roughly half of the days out of the year shrouded in smog. By 2016, the number of hazy days had dropped to 27. Some of the electricity used to power the buses comes from coal, though distant coal plants don't directly affect local health, and even though China hasn't fully ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 6:22 pm
Also yesterday, the Chinese National Bureau of Statistics said China's industrial output slowed again last month, as authorities press on with their fight against smog by clamping down on polluting heavy industries. Output at factories and workshops expanded 6.1 percent year-on-year, against 6.2 ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 3:56 pm
Much as the U.S. Clean Air Act in 1970 gradually reduced smog and improved the health of Angelenos in particular, urgent laws are needed to limit pollution and hopefully improve the health and wellbeing of residents in China's major cities. Second, Dunne notes China's ability to enact regulations "with ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 3:56 pm
Thousands died as a thick polluted fog engulfed London in 1952. People with respiratory and cardiovascular conditions were most at risk. The smog was a combination of pollution from millions of coal fires and freezing fog. Unusual atmospheric conditions trapped the pall over the city for four days.
Posted: December 14, 2017, 2:26 pm
In Hungary, searches were directed mostly to Black Friday, Eurovision, FINA, smog alert and fidget spinner. The leaders in the "Sport Events" category were FINA, Andorra-Hungary (Hungary famously lost to the tiny nation in a World Cup qualifier), the Handball World Championship and Wimbledon, ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 11:32 am
BEIJING (AP) — Chinese authorities have commandeered supplies of natural gas to heat homes, forcing chemical plants and factories to shut down, after efforts to clear smog-choked air by banning coal use backfired by causing energy shortages in frigid weather. The disruption highlights the ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 10:06 am
... as the Chinese capital convert to clean energy like thermal power. Chinese authorities have commandeered supplies of natural gas to heat homes, disrupting supplies to industry, after efforts to clear smog-choked air by banning coal use led to energy shortages in frigid weather. (AP Photo/Andy Wong, ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 9:45 am
Chinese authorities commandeer natural gas supplies to heat homes, disrupting supplies to industry, after efforts to clear smog-choked air by banning coal use led ... The disruption highlights the government's difficulties in its campaign to clean up China's smog-choked cities and reduce reliance on coal.
Posted: December 14, 2017, 9:00 am
Officials have forced natural gas-powered fertilizer plants to shut in areas like Sichuan and Yunnan to conserve the fuel for home-heating in the north, where demand is outpacing supply. That's boosting prices of nitrogen-rich urea, which is spread on fields to boost soil productivity, after output was ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 8:48 am
The disruption highlights the difficulties of massive government efforts to clean up China's smog-choked cities and reduce reliance on coal. The latest shortages stem from a four-year campaign launched by Beijing in 2013 to shift some 3 million households in China's north to gas, which has boosted ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 8:48 am
When the frightening smog situation in the Delhi-National Capital Region (Delhi-NCR) was at its height, many companies swung into action, and started taking various measures to ensure the health of their employees. With their actions, these companies demonstrated their interest in their employees' ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 8:48 am
Reducing the reliance on coal-powered energy is key to China's push to reduce smog, which can be particularly bad in the north and northeast, home to the rust belt and sprawling cities like Beijing and Tianjin. Goldman estimates that in Beijing the air quality has improved 41 percent relative to the ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 8:15 am
China's war against smog is lifting prices for energy all over the world, according to analysts at Goldman Sachs Group Inc. and the International Energy Agency. Policies promoting natural-gas use have helped boost China's consumption by 19 percent this year and raised it to the world's second-biggest ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 8:15 am
It must not be mistaken with smog because visibility level is reducing due to fog. Fog consists of condensed water droplets and not smoke and dust particles which are present in smog. Hence, it is not pollution but pure mist and fog. It is expected that Delhi would breathe easy for next few days.
Posted: December 14, 2017, 7:07 am
Cars line up at a filling station for liquid natural gas (LNG), one of a few that is open for business, in Baoding, Hebei province, China, December 5, 2017. REUTERS/Thomas Peter. SHIJIAZHUANG, China, December 14 (Reuters) – Severe natural gas shortages are hitting businesses and residents across ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 6:22 am
SHIJIAZHUANG, China (Reuters) - Severe natural gas shortages are hitting businesses and residents across China's industrial heartland as an unprecedented government effort to clean up an environment devastated by decades of unbridled growth backfires. Smoke billows from a chimney as workers ...
Posted: December 14, 2017, 6:00 am
The Houston Astros franchise began play in 1962 as the Houston Colt .45s after William Neder won a "name the team" contest. The Colt .45s was/is a cool name. I wish the Houston Texans had done the same and picked the name I came up with: the Houston Smog. That's a really fucking cool name.
Posted: December 14, 2017, 6:00 am