Thursday, May 25, 2017

Daily alcohol drinking increase the risk of breast cancer — study

According to a new report by the World Cancer Research Fund and the American Institute for Cancer Research, a daily glass of your favorite alcoholic beverage might increase the risk of breast cancer. An average of 10 grams of alcohol a day is associated with...

The CIA and AIDS

Since the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention first reported the HIV/AIDS epidemic in 1981, rumors have persisted that the deadly virus was created by the CIA to wipe out homosexuals and African Americans. Even today, the conspiracy theory has a number of high-profile believers. South...

Cholera in Yemen left 242 people dead and up to 23,500 sick, only in three weeks

A cholera outbreak in war-ravaged Yemen has killed 242 people, and left nearly 23,500 others sick in the past three weeks alone, the World Health Organisation said Friday. The UN health agency said that in the past day alone, 20 cholera deaths and 3,460 suspected...

Marijuana can really help people with pain management even treating drug addiction

Cannabis Nasal Spray Stops Childrens’ Seizures Immediately
Harm reduction is a strategy for treating addiction that begins with acceptance. A friendlier, less disciplined sister of abstinence, this philosophy aims to reduce the overall level of drug use among people who are unable or simply unwilling to stop. What should naturally follow is...

Saudi-led war on and embargo against Yemen behind a cholera epidemic

International organizations, including the United Nations (UN) and the Red Cross, say the Saudi-led war on and embargo against Yemen are behind a cholera epidemic that has claimed the lives of more than 180 people in the impoverished country so far. The International Committee of...

Russia sent 5 tons of humanitarian aid to 1400 Syrian civilians, in 24 hours

Russian servicemen delivered nearly 5 tons of humanitarian aid to more than 1400 Syrian civilians in the past 24 hours, the Russian Defense Ministry said Sunday. "Within last 24 hours, the Russian Center for reconciliation of opposing sides has held 10 humanitarian actions... Total weight...

High blood sugar appears to reduce a person’s risk of brain tumor, study

In what they call a "surprising link," researchers have found that cancerous brain tumors called gliomas are less common among those with elevated blood sugar and diabetes. The new discovery, reported this week in the Scientific Reports, build on previous research findings at the Ohio...

Yemen: 7.6 million people live in areas at high risk of cholera — UN warns

The UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) said that an estimated 7.6 million people live in areas at high risk of cholera transmission in Yemen, UN spokesman Stephane Dujarric told reporters here Monday. "Inadequate sanitation infrastructure, coupled with displacement, overcrowded shelters and...

Ebola virus confirmed in DRC and there could be 17 other cases — WHO says

World Health Organisation confirms a second case of the Ebola virus in Democratic Republic of Congo and says there could be 17 other cases. The World Health Organization (WHO) has confirmed a second case of Ebola in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and suspects...

Cholera kills 115 people and left 8,500 ill only in two weeks in Yemen

A cholera outbreak in war-torn Yemen has killed at least 115 people and left 8,500 ill as hospitals struggle to cope with an influx of patients, the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) said, citing figures compiled by the Yemeni health ministry. ICRC said...

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