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May 17 2018

Exercise does not delay decline in people with dementia

Participants had a clinically confirmed diagnosis of dementia according to the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, fourth edition (DSM-IV) and a stand...

May 17 2018

Bafana hold firm in latest Federation Internationale de Football Association rankings

Bafana Bafana also remained 15th in Africa. There was no movement in the top 47 with Germany, Brazil and Belgium retaining the first three spots on the ranking. Among A...

May 17 2018

Ebola vaccine arrives in DR Congo amid outbreak

Adding to concerns is the city's location on the banks of the Congo River, a major thoroughfare for trade and transport into the capital, Kinshasa . Congolese authorit...

May 17 2018

Sporting Lisbon players and staff attacked by intruders at training ground

Portuguese media published photographs of Dutch worldwide Dost with cuts on his head, and reports said that assistant coaches Mario Monteiro and Raul Jose suffered un...

May 17 2018

A doctor on board? United States surgeon general helps passenger on flight

Delta said in a statement that the incident took place on Flight 1827, which was traveling from Fort Lauderdale, Florida, to Atlanta. The condition of the passenger was...

May 17 2018

Jlloyd Samuel's family 'devastated' by ex-Premier League player's death

Latapy, who played for Porto and Rangers in a stellar career, remembered Samuel as "ambitious and personable". "He was extremely popular and well-loved by all who were ...

May 17 2018

It's safe to eat romaine lettuce, CDC says

Unless you know where the lettuce came from, consumers anywhere in the US who have any store-bought romaine lettuce at home should not eat it and should throw it away. On...

May 17 2018

Fuel prices up 2 days in row after K'taka polls

Similarly, prices of diesel also touched fresh record levels on Wednesday. Diesel prices were increased by 21 paise in Delhi and Kolkata and by 22 paise and 23 paise ...

May 16 2018

Flood warning on Rock River extended to Lake Koshkonong

The St. Joseph River below Montpelier, Ohio, is to experience a moderate flood, the National Weather Service said today. At 9:28 a.m., Doppler radar and automated rain ...

May 16 2018

Using phone at night increases risk of mental health issues

However, the new study is the first to use objective measurements of daily activity and is among the largest of its kind, according to Aiden Doherty, senior research ...

May 16 2018

Ebola reappears in DR Congo, WHO scrambles to respond

The resolutions were made following the adoption of a motion moved by Senator Oluremi Tinubu (Lagos-Central) at the plenary on Tuesday. It also urged the Minister of Inte...

May 16 2018

Charity using pebbles and buses to support mental health awareness

This year, the Center has invited the public to reduce the stigma by using the hashtag #stopthestigma on various social media platforms, as well as by wearing a green r...

May 16 2018

Ajax to be part of new Club World Cup

The rest of the European clubs are: Bayern Munich, Ajax, Milan, Liverpool , Manchester United , Inter Milan, Juventus and Paris Saint-Germain, who are sure to participa...

May 16 2018

Alfie Evans: parents' legal battle to keep son on life support

A black funeral hearse carrying his tiny white coffin, adorned with a blue heart and toy soldiers can be seen driving through the streets of Liverpool . His parents had ...

May 16 2018

Arizona Cardinals draftee Christian Kirk arrested at Phoenix Open

According to a report that came out yesterday, Kirk and some of his friends were observed near a golf course basically drunkenly throwing rocks at cars in the parking lot...

May 16 2018

World Health Organization calls for trans fats to be eliminated within five years

She advised that consumers read food labels. Industrially-produced trans-fat are contained in hardened vegetable fats, such as margarine and ghee, and are often present...

May 16 2018

How to trade the Trump-Kim US-North Korea summit

North Korea's economy is on the brink thanks to the sanctions being imposed by the US and China . Despite Beijing-Washington trade frictions, Trump considers Xi "a ...

May 16 2018

Peru Captain Banned From World Cup

He arrived at a CAS hearing last week flanked by lawyers to be met by around 30 flag-waving well-wishers and supporters shouting "You can do it, Paolo!" Guerrero was in...

May 16 2018

Nigeria name uncapped strikers for World Cup

He said: "We need to commend the effort of the coach that he was able to come out with this list in spite of pressure from agents of some unfit players". Captain Mikel Ob...

May 15 2018

As California STD Rates Skyrocket, AHF Highlights New 'Gonorrhea Alert' Billboards

The Golden State has seen a almost 45 percent increase in three of the most serious STD's - syphilis , chlamydia and gonorrhea - since five years ago: 300,000 such c...