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Density of fast-food restaurants tested linked to obesity

Thu, 07/10/2014 - 11:07

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Neighborhoods with a high number of quick food or fast food restaurants are no place for the weight cognizant, another study recommends.

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Struggling to sleep? Blame the moon

Thu, 07/10/2014 - 11:05

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On the off chance that you are battling to nod off around night time, do look through your window.

For the moon may be at fault for disturbed nights, a study recommends.

Actually when examination volunteers were kept in aggregate dimness with no windows, they had up to 50 minutes less rest throughout a full moon.

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TB rates among children may be higher than before

Thu, 07/10/2014 - 11:01

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The worldwide rate of tuberculosis (TB) in kids could be higher than before, another study proposes.

Scientists presumed that more than 650,000 kids create TB consistently in the 22 nations with the most noteworthy rates of the sickness. That is about 25 percent more than a 2012 World Health Organization appraisal of 530,000 for every year.

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Brain switch that hampers consciousness discovered

Thu, 07/10/2014 - 10:50

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Surprisingly, scientists have had the capacity to switch off awareness in a woman by electrically invigorating a solitary mind region.

The finding recommends that a solitary range - the claustrum - may be vital to joining together different mind movement into a consistent bundle of musings, sensations and feelings.

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Crumbs’ failure not indicative of the state of entire cupcake industry

Wed, 07/09/2014 - 12:53

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The failure of cupcake chain Crumbs Bake Shop doesn't necessarily indicate that the entire industry is in trouble, according to Georgetown Cupcake co-founder Sophie Kallinis LaMontagne.

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Samsung signs deal with Amazon.in to sell Galaxy K Zoom handset in India

Wed, 07/09/2014 - 12:43

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South Korean device manufacturer Samsung has signed an exclusivity deal with online retail giant Amazon, for the sale its latest Galaxy K Zoom handset in India.

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iFixit teardown shows LG G Watch has a surprisingly simple design

Wed, 07/09/2014 - 12:08

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With the LG G Watch smartwatch scheduled to hit the markets on July 11, a recent teardown of the wearable device by the iFixit team has revealed that the G Watch has a surprisingly simple design.

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Seattle City Council repeals previously-approved rules for ride services

Tue, 07/08/2014 - 13:55

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The Seattle City Council on Monday repealed regulations for app-dispatched ride-sharing services like Lyft and uberX that it had approved just a few months ago.

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Boil water advisory issued for Aldergrove

Mon, 07/07/2014 - 13:46

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A health authority is prompting inhabitants in Aldergrove to heat up their drinking water or boil it in the wake of discovering microorganisms in water sample.

Occupants ought to bring their water to a quick, moving bubble for no less than one moment before utilizing it for local purposes.

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Rise in opioid deaths: Study

Mon, 07/07/2014 - 13:41

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The rate of opioid-related passings has soar in Ontario, bouncing 242 per cent in 20 years, new research shows.

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Australians are the biggest drug users in the world

Mon, 07/07/2014 - 13:38

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Australia's perilous relationship with party drugs has arrived us on top of the world's greatest recreational drugs clients' list.

Australia has the most elevated extent of ecstasy clients on the planet, as indicated by the United Nations 2014 World Drug Report.

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Same-sex parents have happier children

Mon, 07/07/2014 - 13:35

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Offspring of same-sex couples experience better health and general wellbeing and family attachment than those from conventional families, a study shows.

Anyhow, the analysts cautioned that the shame connected with their guardians' sexual introduction is a progressing test for these youngsters.

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Long-term mortgage rates on the decline

Mon, 07/07/2014 - 13:27

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Long term mortgage rates in the United States are on the decline, sending waves of surprise as well as shock among analysts at Wall Street.

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Lion Capital Wants Ousted CEO of American Apparel to Return

Sun, 07/06/2014 - 08:40

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Reportedly Lion Capital LLP is intimidating to call in a $10 million loan to American Apparel Inc. (APP) if the retailer does not put back the displaced CEO Dov Charney to his seat.

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FAA Says Two Aircrafts Came Too Close to Each Other Above Houston Airport

Sun, 07/06/2014 - 08:27

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An accident was avoided on Thursday when the air traffic controller alerted the crews of inbound Delta Airlines plane which came too close to an outbound Singapore Airlines flight. The out bound plane 'did not level off' and flew less than 2,000 feet from the inbound aircraft said the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) in a statement.

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Crude oil prices slip for 7th consecutive day

Sat, 07/05/2014 - 11:17

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Crude oil prices slipped below $104 a barrel for the seventh day in a row on Friday, despite strong U. S. employment data that indicated the world's biggest economy is steadily improving.

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Ottawa rave event claims a life, sends one to coma

Sat, 07/05/2014 - 09:58

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A 19-year-old lady is dead and a 20-year-old lady is in coma after police say what is accepted to be ecstasy were taken at independent raves in Ottawa over Canada Day weekend.

The raves were extensive, outside sorted out occasions in focal and east Ottawa between June 29 and July 1, despite the fact that police did not expound.

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'Sexting' can lead to sexual inclination among kids

Sat, 07/05/2014 - 09:55

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Center school understudies who send sexual messages and photographs to each other are more inclined to have intercourse than the individuals who don't "sext," another study finds.

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Exercise regularly to keep brain in proper shape

Sat, 07/05/2014 - 09:51

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Physical activity may help keep the cerebrum powerful in individuals who have an expanded danger of creating Alzheimer's malady, as per another study. The discoveries proposes that even direct measures of physical action may help to moderate the movement of a standout amongst the most feared illnesses of maturing.

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Bone marrow inflammation caused by Biochemical cascade

Sat, 07/05/2014 - 09:49

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Like a line of falling dominos, a course of sub-atomic occasions in the bone marrow delivers elevated amounts of irritation that disturb typical blood establishment and lead to conceivably lethal issue including leukemia, analysts have found.

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