Medicine

Hot tea drinkers could get throat cancer

Hot tea drinkers could get throat cancer The new study done by scientists in China found drinking tea heated to over 65C (149F) was associated with a five-fold increased risk for esophageal cancer when combined with excessive drinking or heavy smoking. While the connection between hot drinks and cancer has been investigated in the past, results were never entirely conclusive. "Nevertheless, accumulating data suggest that drinking ver... [Full Article...]

Reveal highlights the height of Christiansen's fall at Leeds United

Reveal highlights the height of Christiansen's fall at Leeds United The former Spain global was dismissed following a 4-1 defeat at home to Cardiff City at the weekend that left the Whites seven points outside the Championship play-off places. Neil Warnock, Brian McDermott, David Hockaday, Darko Milanic, Neil Redfearn, Uwe Rosler, Steve Evans, Monk and Christiansen have all tried and failed to take Leeds out of the Championship since. [Full Article...]

Girl Scout Cookies Return

Girl Scout Cookies Return It only took six hours for her to sell about 300 boxes . Mashable points out GSC is a strain of weed named after girl scout cookies. They aren't allowed to set up a booth, but they can take a parent along or a guardian. "Whether it be giving a token of gratitude, a reminder of home, or simply a delicious snack, we encourage everyone to participate in Operation Cookie Drop to show support ... [Full Article...]

Celebrities react to Philadelphia Eagles 'deserved' Super Bowl victory

Celebrities react to Philadelphia Eagles 'deserved' Super Bowl victory Foles, who almost retired after an unfulfilling 2015 season with the St. Louis Rams, showed no nerves playing in his first Super Bowl and went toe-to-toe with Patriots counterpart Tom Brady , a five-time Super Bowl champion. What's your tweet-length prediction for Super Bowl 52? The president is also a friend to Patriots coach Bill Belichick, who wrote a letter to Trump during his 2016 presiden... [Full Article...]

Had no doubt that we could save the Test - Mominul Haque

Had no doubt that we could save the Test - Mominul Haque At the break, captain Mahmudullah was batting on 12 with Mosaddek Hossain, who was yet to score. Mominul's fine knock ended when he edged Dhananjaya de Silva (1-41) to Dimuth Karunaratne at slip, but Das continued his impressive knock as he charged towards a maiden Test century. [Full Article...]

Some Eagles Players Fighting Illness As Super Bowl Nears

Some Eagles Players Fighting Illness As Super Bowl Nears Yeah, I'll be there for my friend and teammate Doug Pederson . He's incredibly passionate about his players and putting them in great positions. After the media circus they endured Monday in St. "I'm only 28, so I think I still have a future in the NFL", Sturgis said. But there is one significant difference: due to the construction and takedown of the staging, halftime is quite a bit longer: ... [Full Article...]

Delhi photographer Ankit Saxena's shocking murder causes alarm

Delhi photographer Ankit Saxena's shocking murder causes alarm During the meeting, Tiwari informed the family about the arrangements his party was making for the treatment of Saxena's mother, who was injured in the attack on her son. AAP's Rajya Sabha MP Sushil Kumar Gupta Sunday met the family of the victim, a photographer, and said the " Delhi government will extend all help to the family, whether it is medical aid or financial assistance". [Full Article...]

SIX NATIONS RUGBY: Ireland snatch dramatic victory in Paris

SIX NATIONS RUGBY: Ireland snatch dramatic victory in Paris No matter how much you've prepared yourself, even if you've been here before, for any player to step out into that stadium and the noise generated, I wouldn't say it's a shock, but it's a hugely motivating factor. "But if I was them, it's backs-to-the-walls stuff, that's something you can feed off". For most, though, it looked good as soon as it left Sexton's boots and they lost the plot. [Full Article...]

Countdown has begun for Congress' end in Karnataka: Modi

Countdown has begun for Congress' end in Karnataka: Modi Lauding the work of his government at the Centre, PM said his motto is "reform, perform, transform". He added that contrary to previous Congress government's allocation of Rs 73,000 crore, the NDA government has given Rs 2,00,000 crore to the state government. [Full Article...]

Polar Plunge freezes participants for good cause

Polar Plunge freezes participants for good cause Who wants to take a dip in freezing waters? "The turnout for this event increases every year", said Pat Peters, a Fenton Polar Plunge coordinator. The cold temperatures and the wind earlier this morning didn't stop some people from taking a plunge into frigid waters. [Full Article...]

Dogs More Likely to Bite You if You're Nervous

Dogs More Likely to Bite You if You're Nervous Lower emotional stability may be a risk factor for having been bitten by a dog . People who owned several dogs were more than 3 times as likely to have been bitten as those who didn't own dogs. The study is one of the few to try to figure out how often dogs bite people without relying on hospital records. Dr Carri Westgarth, of the Department of Epidemiology & Population Health, at Liverpool ... [Full Article...]

CDC: Flu season yet to peak, 16 children dead

CDC: Flu season yet to peak, 16 children dead A day before, Greek health authorities reported five patients have died within the past week from complications after contracting the seasonal flu virus. Influenza A (H3) is the most common flu strain this year. "We may have several weeks left in this year's flu season", Schuchat said. According to experts, influenza virus B, as well as H1N1 and H3N2, subtypes of influenza virus A, are among... [Full Article...]

North Korea Made $200M Off Banned Coal Exports

North Korea Made $200M Off Banned Coal Exports China has consistently denied breaching sanctions. NORTH Korea is flouting sanctions by exporting coal, iron, steel and other banned commodities, earning almost $200 million (A$252 million) in revenue a year ago, a United Nations report has claimed. [Full Article...]

Super Eagles Nigeria to play Morocco in CHAN final

Super Eagles Nigeria to play Morocco in CHAN final Both teams have an extra motivation in form of a $1.25million winner's prize. The Moroccans boast the tournament's top scorer so far in Ayoub El Kaabi who has grabbed eight of his side's 12 goals so far while the Nigerian's top scorers are Anthony Okpotu and Okechukwu Gabriel with two each from a total of 7. [Full Article...]

Cellphone safety still up in the air

Cellphone safety still up in the air Bucher notes that the radiation emitted increases when users are in spots where the signal is poor or sporadic and the phone has to work harder to connect. Notably, these studies were done using 2G and 3G frequencies and not the high-speed and advanced 4G and 5G networks. NTP, a part of the National Institutes of Health, will hold an external expert review of its findings on March 26-28. [Full Article...]

They Develop a Blood Test to Predict Alzheimer's Dementia

They Develop a Blood Test to Predict Alzheimer's Dementia For decades scientists worldwide have tried to develop blood tests to predict Alzheimer's in the hope of replacing the expensive and often invasive brain scans and lumbar punctures now used to diagnose the most common form of dementia. While the test is now only available for research-related purposes, Professor Masters says it should be generally available in a few years. Alzheimer's cognitive an... [Full Article...]

Loyalty leader Starbucks charges ahead with Visa

Loyalty leader Starbucks charges ahead with Visa Cardholders will be enrolled into the Starbucks rewards programme. Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ: SBUX ) has announced that it is launching a new Starbucks Visa Card. Starbucks added it also has plans to launch a prepaid card in April with Chase for those who do not require a credit card or can not qualify for one. [Full Article...]

Mourinho Hopes Bailly, Ibrahimovic Can Return For Champions League

Mourinho Hopes Bailly, Ibrahimovic Can Return For Champions League Mourinho expects Ibrahimovic to return to full fitness soon and be involved for United again towards the end of February. 'I am not working directly with him. The Belgian suffered another setback in his persistent struggle with a knee problem that first appeared in October while on worldwide duty. "So as Manchester United manager, obviously it means much more but I think it belongs to every... [Full Article...]

Fed Lowers The Boom On Wells Fargo As Yellen Exits

Fed Lowers The Boom On Wells Fargo As Yellen Exits Idex Corporation now has $10.86 billion valuation. Monsanto Company (NYSE:MON) has risen 15.46% since February 3, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 1.65% the S&P500. Fdx Incorporated holds 0.07% of its portfolio in McKesson Corporation (NYSE:MCK) for 16,255 shares. Therefore 13% are positive. Raymond James Financial Inc. [Full Article...]

California Lawsuit Seeks to Label Coffee as Carcinogen

California Lawsuit Seeks to Label Coffee as Carcinogen Filed in 2010 by a nonprofit, the suit alleges levels of the chemical acrylamide in coffee should force companies selling the beverage to warn consumers about it. Caffeine addicts should note that the history of health concerns about coffee is long and storied, varying from assertions that it will make you go blind, to studies that show that it will help you live longer. [Full Article...]


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