World Health Organisation backs tax on sugary foods and drinks

Thirty-nine percent of people worldwide are overweight, as of 2014, and 11 percent are obese, the World Health Organization noted. In a report issued on World Obesity Day, it said a tax at that level could reduce consumption of sweet drinks by th... More..

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Hurricane Matthew: mother and child rescued from North Carolina floods
by | Wednesday, October 12, 2016

Hurricane Matthew: mother and child rescued from North Carolina floods

Up until then, the centre, or eye, stayed just far enough out at sea for coastal communities not to feel the full force of Matthew's winds. As the storm passed one city after another, the reaction was relief th...More..

by | Wednesday, October 12, 2016

Romo's status uncertain as Prescott question looms larger

The question is even legitimate at 4-2. The first-year Bengal caught a season-high eight passes for 68 yards and two garbage-time touchdowns. Numerous same players who have starred on the defensive line wer...More..

Affluent girls are more likely to become obese than boys
by | Wednesday, October 12, 2016

Affluent girls are more likely to become obese than boys

This compares to 29.4 per cent in North Somerset and just 26.9 per cent in South Gloucestershire. Obese children were about five times more likely to become obese adults, leading to a higher risk of cancer as...More..

by | Tuesday, October 11, 2016

Olympics Leadership Agrees To Cede More Anti-Doping Control To WADA

Organized by the International Olympic Committee (IOC), the Olympic Summit recommended better governance structures and better funding for WADA. Furthermore the International Olympic Committee revealed it i...More..

Turkey Hill recalls some mislabeled packages of ice cream
by | Tuesday, October 11, 2016

Turkey Hill recalls some mislabeled packages of ice cream

The product in question is the 48-ounce container of Dutch Premium Ice Cream. Some packages of the previously mentioned type of ice cream may actually contain Rocky Road Premium Ice Cream. So far, Turkey Hill h...More..

by | Tuesday, October 11, 2016

Injured UKIP legislator Woolfe released from French hospital

He was said to be in a serious condition when he was rushed to A&E suffering two "epileptic-like fits". A British Member of the European Parliament (MEP) has been discharged from hospital three days after his...More..

CAMPAIGN 2016: Giuliani defends Trump
by | Monday, October 10, 2016

CAMPAIGN 2016: Giuliani defends Trump

He can go up to women and grab them by the vagina, and it's okay, he won't get in trouble for it. Tapper however, wasn't buying Giuliani's bible reference. "Bill Clinton is not the candidate". He offered th...More..

Maya raps BJP for 'milking' strikes
by | Monday, October 10, 2016

Maya raps BJP for 'milking' strikes

BSP supremo Mayawati today launched a blistering attack on the Modi government over its "Natakbazi" (drama) of claiming credit for the cross-LoC surgical strikes by the army, alleging it was meant for reaping "...More..

by | Sunday, October 09, 2016

Fundraising to fight breast cancer

Talk to a doctor about your risk for breast cancer, especially if a close family member of yours has had breast or ovarian cancer. Over the past five years, thanks to people giving to the Big Wig campaign or th...More..

by | Sunday, October 09, 2016

Verona Police will sport pink accessories during October, Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Post messages and photos in the comments section below showing us the innovative ways New Jerseyans are fighting breast cancer. Since 1993, more than 11 million Making Strides walkers in almost 300 communitie...More..

Local resources going to areas affected by Hurricane Matthew
by | Saturday, October 08, 2016

Local resources going to areas affected by Hurricane Matthew

The rest remain on standby, ready to help with disaster relief at a moment's notice. Stotz said other duties include managing shelters or handing out supplies during the cleanup process. Those supplies were kep...More..

Medicare choices on table for senior adults, beginning October 15
by | Saturday, October 08, 2016

Medicare choices on table for senior adults, beginning October 15

This fall, as Americans make their choices in a host of local, state and national elections, including 2016 presidential, gubernatorial and congressional races, seniors and those eligible for Medicare in the ...More..

by | Saturday, October 08, 2016

Breast Cancer Awareness Gains Support from iBin America

About 12 percent of American women will develop breast cancer during their lifetime. Employees of all 11 McCloud locations are encouraged to participate in local American Cancer Society's October Making S...More..

Canada gains 67200 net jobs in September
by | Saturday, October 08, 2016

Canada gains 67200 net jobs in September

Employment surged by 67,200 in September - the biggest monthly gain since April 2012, according to the latest report from Statistics Canada. Ontario saw an addition of 16,000 net new jobs and the unemploymen...More..

Ben Stiller credits prostate cancer test for saving his life
by | Friday, October 07, 2016

Ben Stiller credits prostate cancer test for saving his life

Speaking to USA radio host Howard Stern on Tuesday (04Oct16) the Tropic Thunder star revealed his fears after being diagnosed with "immediately aggressive" cancer after taking a prostate-specific antigen test...More..

Thursday forecast calls for sunny skies
by | Friday, October 07, 2016

Thursday forecast calls for sunny skies

Thursday , expect a 70 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, with a high near 81, according to the weather service. The highest winds and highest rain chances will be in Polk County where a Tropical Stor...More..

Judges ask tough questions in Dakota Access pipeline appeal
by | Thursday, October 06, 2016

Judges ask tough questions in Dakota Access pipeline appeal

The CEO of Energy Transfer, the Texas-based company building the pipeline, denied the tribe's allegations in an internal memo to staff, previously provided to ABC News by the company when asked for comment on...More..

Demi Lovato slams fan art - 'Is that how my boobs should look?'
by | Wednesday, October 05, 2016

Demi Lovato slams fan art - 'Is that how my boobs should look?'

Demi Lovato is all about body positivity , and many of us are right there with her. A Twitter user took Serbanescu's original image and manipulated it to make Lovato's body actually larger than it is. ...More..

by | Wednesday, October 05, 2016

3 lifestyle changes to help prevent breast cancer

Panera has more than 1,600 locations in 41 states and the District of Columbia. "That's incredible. People talk to each other and learn from each other, and I think that's really great."Survival rates have been...More..