June 21 - International Yoga Day | Here’s How PM Modi Begins Celebrations

The 67-year-old leader, who lobbied for worldwide recognition of Yoga Day in 2014, landed in Dehradun , Uttarakhand late Wednesday, but was up early to take his position on a bright orange yoga mat. Commenting on the event, he remarked "The event ... More..

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by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

‘Gaming Disorder’ declared a disease by World Health Organization

The disorder can consist of an impaired control over the frequency, intensity and duration of gaming , increasing priority given to gaming to the point that it takes precedence over other daily activities and ...More..

WHO classifies video game addiction as a mental health disorder
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

WHO classifies video game addiction as a mental health disorder

World Health Organization officials say statistics, mainly from East and South Asian countries, show only a very small two to three percent of people are addicted to Gaming. The AP notes that The American Psy...More..

by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

'Gaming disorder' diagnosed as mental health condition

Joan Harvey said. As its public listing reads , it is characterized by a pattern of "persistent or recurrent gaming behavior" including impaired control over frequency and duration, increasing priority to gi...More..

Kitchen Towels Could Contribute to Growth of Pathogens That Cause Food Poisoning
by | Friday, June 15, 2018

Kitchen Towels Could Contribute to Growth of Pathogens That Cause Food Poisoning

The larger the family the higher the chance of bacterial growth on the tea towels , the study found. Compared with single-use towels, multipurpose towels had higher colony-forming units (CFUs); humid towels ha...More..

Bacteria Grows On Kitchen Towels, But Health Risks May Be Overblown
by | Thursday, June 14, 2018

Bacteria Grows On Kitchen Towels, But Health Risks May Be Overblown

Multipurpose towels (used for wiping plates, cutlery, kitchen surfaces, hands) had a higher bacterial count than single-use ones while humid towels were found to have a higher bacterial count than the dry ones....More..

Trump Administration Moves To Further Hobble Affordable Care Act
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Trump Administration Moves To Further Hobble Affordable Care Act

Supreme Court ruled that opponents of the ACA individual coverage mandate could not win a preliminary injunction blocking the mandate, because the ACA individual mandate was a tax, and a federal law prohi...More..

Celeb reactions to Kate Spade's death
by | Sunday, June 10, 2018

Celeb reactions to Kate Spade's death

It was a complete shock. Spade took a break from fashion until around 2015, when she and Andy rejoined with Arons to launch a new venture: Frances Valentine . "It was Katy's way to be accessible and availabl...More..

Google Doodle honours pioneering clinician Virginia Apgar
by | Sunday, June 10, 2018

Google Doodle honours pioneering clinician Virginia Apgar

She gave thousands of babies scores during the 1950s as the rate of infant mortality in the United States began to climb. In her honour, Google is changing its logo in 15 countries to a doodle , or illus...More..

How to get help for someone who might be suicidal
by | Sunday, June 10, 2018

How to get help for someone who might be suicidal

Jon LaPook said on "CBS This Morning". Dr. Van Nickell says there are warning signs . Prevention has been elusive, in part because doctors have not had programs that reliably reduce suicide rates. The N...More..

Kate Spade Dead At 55
by | Saturday, June 09, 2018

Kate Spade Dead At 55

In an email to Inside Edition, Saffo said, "I have been threatened today by family members for speaking the sad truth". "The contents of that note as well as the physical state of the apartment and the comments...More..

Dr. Virginia Apgar revealed after being honoured in a Google Doodle
by | Saturday, June 09, 2018

Dr. Virginia Apgar revealed after being honoured in a Google Doodle

The Apgar score is a method to quickly determine the health and body functions of newborn babies. Apgar had an illustrious career, one that she used to bring down death rate for newborns. The techniques is st...More..

David Spade Mourns Sister-in-Law Kate Spade's Death
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

David Spade Mourns Sister-in-Law Kate Spade's Death

There was no indication and no warning that she would do this. He said her death was a "complete shock". Cops were unclear as to why Spade, who became a fashion sensation a decade ago, would have taken he...More..

Many women with early breast cancer may not need chemo, study finds
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Many women with early breast cancer may not need chemo, study finds

What will she tell women who under prior guidelines received chemo and all its side effects and didn't need it after all? "For countless women and their doctors, the days of uncertainty are over". She got onl...More..

Final weekend of campaigning gets underway ahead of Ontario election
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Final weekend of campaigning gets underway ahead of Ontario election

A vote for the Liberal Party is your best bet to make sure that the next government is not a majority government. This time, however, it appears the strategic vote is poised to break in Horwath's favour. bord...More..

NDP's Horwath makes strategic voting pitch to Liberal supporters
by | Tuesday, June 05, 2018

NDP's Horwath makes strategic voting pitch to Liberal supporters

If you think about it, why would you allow Liberals to hold the balance of power in a minority government, when 80 per cent voters have already rejected them retaining power anyway? Following the announcement...More..

No threat to Kerala from Nipah virus, says Indian Medical Association
by | Tuesday, June 05, 2018

No threat to Kerala from Nipah virus, says Indian Medical Association

She added that even though there is no need to panic, all possible precautionary steps should be taken. They were supposed to re-open on June 5. Those who visited the Balussery Taluk Hospital in the district ...More..

‘Holy Grail’ Blood Test May Detect Cancer Before Tumors Form
by | Monday, June 04, 2018

‘Holy Grail’ Blood Test May Detect Cancer Before Tumors Form

The breakthrough is expected to be officially announced at the annual conference of the American Society of Clinical Oncology in Chicago this week. Researchers also found that more than half of patients in ...More..

Smoking down, but tobacco use still a major cause of death, disease
by | Sunday, June 03, 2018

Smoking down, but tobacco use still a major cause of death, disease

Further, Acharya cautioned that the coming generations must be timely protected from the devastating consequences of tobacco consumption and exposure to tobacco smoke. This tobacco epidemic is one of the "bigge...More..

by | Saturday, June 02, 2018

More deaths in the E. coli outbreak tied to romaine lettuce

The Arizona growing season is long over and it's unlikely any tainted lettuce is still in stores or people's homes. Some affected people did not report eating romaine lettuce, but had contact with those who f...More..