100% rise in breastfeeding in a decade

The United Nations says breastfeeding is critical for achieving numerous Sustainable Development Goals, a set of targets agreed by world leaders in 2015 for reducing poverty and inequality. "Exclusive breastfeeding as proportion of children under the... More..

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5 swine flu cases detected in Odisha, govt
by | Thursday, August 03, 2017

5 swine flu cases detected in Odisha, govt "fully prepared"

He said people needed to be vigilant and should immediately visit health facilities if they feared that they might have contracted swine flu virus. A few days ago, a patient from Syangja district, who was inf...More..

Cleaning Your Kitchen Sponge Isn't Making It Less Gross
by | Thursday, August 03, 2017

Cleaning Your Kitchen Sponge Isn't Making It Less Gross

New research has found a sponge is the dirtiest thing in your kitchen. Since sponges are moist nearly all of the time and are made for absorption, they tend to pick up bacteria such as E. A lot of people like...More..

FDA Announces Plan to Lower Nicotine in Cigarettes to Non-Addictive Levels
by | Thursday, August 03, 2017

FDA Announces Plan to Lower Nicotine in Cigarettes to Non-Addictive Levels

Still, we find it encouraging to see the FDA clearly state that nicotine, the addictive drug in tobacco, "is delivered through products that represent a continuum of risk and is most harmful when delivered th...More..

Rap legend Kidd Creole accused of killing homeless man
by | Thursday, August 03, 2017

Rap legend Kidd Creole accused of killing homeless man

Glover confessed to the stabbing the man, though a motivation for the killing has not been released, the sources said. One of the founding members of the 1980s hip hop group Grandmaster Flash and The Furiou...More..

Yemen food crisis a 'man-made disaster'
by | Thursday, August 03, 2017

Yemen food crisis a 'man-made disaster'

And it's simply unacceptable, ' said Save the Children's country director for Yemen , Tamer Kirolos. A collapsed health care system , poor infrastructure and near starvation conditions, as a result of the c...More..

Dramatic Changes In Canadian Families And Languages
by | Wednesday, August 02, 2017

Dramatic Changes In Canadian Families And Languages

According to a study done on the disintegration of food habits , if you're a single, you are more likely to skip breakfast, and singles in B.C. are three times more likely to skip breakfast compared to the re...More..

Blowing out birthday candles increases bacteria on cake by 1400 percent
by | Wednesday, August 02, 2017

Blowing out birthday candles increases bacteria on cake by 1400 percent

The frosting on the cakes with candles had way more bacteria than the other cakes. How hygienic is blowing candles on a birthday cake? Therefore, they made a decision to simulate a party environment and see...More..

Minneapolis school explosion: Building collapses leaving people trapped in rubble
by | Wednesday, August 02, 2017

Minneapolis school explosion: Building collapses leaving people trapped in rubble

Rescues are underway after a building exploded and collapsed at Minnehaha Academy . Emergency responders are on the scene. "There was a gas leak and explosion at the Upper School", Minnehaha Academy said in ...More..

Medical marijuana dispensary reportedly coming to Chemung County
by | Wednesday, August 02, 2017

Medical marijuana dispensary reportedly coming to Chemung County

The state Health Department said it has registered five new companies to manufacture and dispense medical pot in the state, bringing the total number to 10. Officials said there are 25,736 certified patients in...More..

United States tests ICBM amid latest North Korea provocation
by | Wednesday, August 02, 2017

United States tests ICBM amid latest North Korea provocation

Tillerson talked about numerous challenges across the world, including the fight against ISIS , the Syrian crisis, the Middle East , Iran and moves to end the eastern Ukraine conflict, which has witnessed s...More..

Saudi Arabia may waive some strict restrictions to attact tourists
by | Wednesday, August 02, 2017

Saudi Arabia may waive some strict restrictions to attact tourists

One document referred to the resort area as a "semi-autonomous" and said it would be governed "by independent laws and a regulatory framework developed and managed by a private committee", a sign that it will s...More..

Shaun Williamson to Wednesday in secret
by | Wednesday, August 02, 2017

Shaun Williamson to Wednesday in secret

Even former housemate Ashleigh Coyle tweeted: 'No the only person I am now interested in, in #CBB is this hot guy in the audience they keep giving us sneak peaks of'. That, at any rate, was how Shaun chose to i...More..

Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. Posts Better Than Expected Quarterly Earnings
by | Wednesday, August 02, 2017

Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. Posts Better Than Expected Quarterly Earnings

They now have a Dollars 123 price target on the stock. Other Institutions have also purchased or disposed their positions in The corporation. Argus Research upgraded the shares of RCL in report on Monday, Jan...More..

These 'Glitter' iPhone Cases Could Cause Skin Burns
by | Wednesday, August 02, 2017

These 'Glitter' iPhone Cases Could Cause Skin Burns

Twenty-four people worldwide, including 19 in the USA, have reported skin irritation or chemical burns from the cases, according to the CPSC. 263,000 iPhone glitter cases made by MixBin Electronics are being ...More..

Malaysian Fund Tied to Scandal Misses Payment to Abu Dhabi
by | Wednesday, August 02, 2017

Malaysian Fund Tied to Scandal Misses Payment to Abu Dhabi

Malaysia dissolved 1MDB's advisory board past year, and its assets were either shifted to the government or sold off as part of the rationalization program, after the fund was linked to a multi-billion dollar g...More..

Blood proteins are linked to severity of chronic fatigue syndrome, study says
by | Wednesday, August 02, 2017

Blood proteins are linked to severity of chronic fatigue syndrome, study says

The disease has no known cure, is hard to diagnose, and still to this day is debated by some as being more a psychological condition than a physical one. They analyzed blood samples from 192 Stanford patients a...More..

Doctor delivers baby 12 hours before giving birth to her own
by | Wednesday, August 02, 2017

Doctor delivers baby 12 hours before giving birth to her own

Leah Johnson, one of her former patients, was in labor and her contractions were speeding up. Hess said the physician on call had just left, so she chose to leap into action. Being a doctor, she could not hel...More..

Lumber Liquidators Holdings, Inc (NASDAQ:LL) To Report Earnings
by | Wednesday, August 02, 2017

Lumber Liquidators Holdings, Inc (NASDAQ:LL) To Report Earnings

It also upped Pioneer Natural Resources Co (NYSE:PXD) stake by 2,204 shares and now owns 56,338 shares. State Of Alaska Department Of Revenue accumulated 2,940 shares. SELL rating has been given by 0 analyst...More..

Covered California Premiums To Rise 12.5 Percent In 2018
by | Wednesday, August 02, 2017

Covered California Premiums To Rise 12.5 Percent In 2018

Californians enrolled in Covered California will see premiums rise by an average of 12.5 percent next year, according to rates released Tuesday. The announcement happened during a time of uncertainty on t...More..