Shanghai levels of PM2.5 air contamination were thirteen times that prescribed by the World Health Organization today.
The perusing for PM2.5 air contamination was 331 micrograms for every cubic meter starting 7 am, the city's ecological overseeing fixate said on its site. It hit a record high of 602.5 on December 6 since following started, consistent with the Shanghai daily paper.
Under a Government plan, eager moms matured 19 or under will be gone by an attendant each couple of weeks throughout pregnancy and all around the first two years of the child's existence.
This is being done to enable pregnant young mothers being given more uphold to give their children a healthier beginnings to life.
In a recent confidential report, the NBN Co has warned that prices for the fibre-to-the-premise (FTTP) national broadband network (NBN) services will probably remain high over time because of shortfalls in connectivity virtual circuit (CVC) revenues accruing from the fibre-to-the-node (FTTN) model.
Software giant Microsoft has revealed that it will stop shipping its Windows 7 operating system with new PCs with effect from November 1, 2014.
On the basis of the findings from an investigation of nearly 350 games on the Apple App Store and the Google Play Store, the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has proposed that a new set of principles should be laid down for governing in-app purchases for child-friendly games.
The officials of the US Federal Communications Commission (FCC) have revealed that, under the Universal Service Fund (USF) program, an amount of approximately $9 million has been authorized to New York.
The volume of manufacturing sales grew 0.5% in the three months to the end of September as compared to the previous quarter, in spite of a 2.7% fall in the meat and dairy product manufacturing sectors, official figures revealed. Metal-product manufacturing was up 6.6 per cent in the quarter, which bank economists put down to confirmation of the Canterbury rebuild gaining more steam.
According to electronic transaction provider Paymark, New Zealanders have been spending on food and liquor ahead of Christmas. It says spending through its network during the first seven days of December has increased almost nine per cent as compared to the same week last year.
According to Greenpeace, the Environmental Protection Authority (EPA) failed in its duty by signing off an impact assessment for oil giant Anadarko which it believes was incomplete. Anadarko says it could reconsider future investment in New Zealand if the High Court overturns a decision allowing it to drill off the Raglan coast.
Residential property values in New Zealand have been persistently rising November suggested the figures which were just released by the valuation service Quotable Value (QV). In November, New Zealand property values rose at a 9.2% annual rate and continue to be driven by a shortage of houses in Auckland and Christchurch though QV says there appears to be some slowdown in buyer interest.
The Health and Disability Commissioner Anthony Hill has heard a case in which a woman who died of blood clot was informed about the risks that the combined oral contraceptive pill can cause.
Hill has affirmed that it is the fault of GP who has not checked the previous medical record of woman and also did not go through her medical history. The deceased woman was having family history of thromboembolism.
At the recent Spike TV VGX awards event, Respawn Entertainment shared some new details pertaining to its much-awaited first-person shooter - Titanfall - which will be launched for the Xbox One, Xbox 360, and PC in 2014.
Researchers have got hold of a protein that is known to have various implications for a variety of cancer-promoting roles by performing a vital function in cell division, survival and development of brain tumors.
The sixth AACR Conference on the Science of Cancer Health Disparities in Racial/Ethnic Minorities and the Medically Underserved was held through December 6 to 9. It was revealed during the conference that diabetes leads to develop a type of liver cancer called hepatocellular carcinoma.
According to a new poll, despite recommending people to get themselves involved in daily physical activities so as to stay in best of their health, there are many people who still do not take this advice seriously and put them at risk of various health risks. The poll found that two in five adults do not exercise up to the recommended levels.
It has been recently reported by sources that a Government TV campaign, which was aimed at urging the people to visit their doctors in case they were suffering from a three-week-old cough, has boosted lung cancer detection rates.
In June 2013 the French charitable association the Mimi Foundation teamed up with Leo Burnett France on an exceptionally unique extend.
Twenty disease patients were welcomed to a studio where they might gain a makeover, yet they couldn't see what was going ahead throughout the methodology.
A judge has controlled in favour of an ACC petitioner in a case anticipated that will have "tremendous" consequences for the way mental health patients are treated.
In the choice, discharged as of late, Judge Grant Powell in the Wellington District Court concurred with a therapist who said a man's schizophrenia had been created by trauma from sexual ill-use in adolescence.
Police have charged a 43-year-old who was drinking with the chump with aim to harm over the occurrence at the Pineacres Restaurant and Bar, in Kaiapoi.
A drinking mate who professedly spiked his mate's brew with manufactured cannabis put the Canterbury man in healing facility for four days.
Southern California Gas Co. authorities are urging clients to decrease their warming use so as to help ration characteristic gas supplies as a cool spell slips over the district.
- Shanghai reports PM2.5 pollutants much more than WHO recommended level
- Pregnant teenagers to be helped
- NBN Co report: Shortfalls in FTTN CVC revenue could keep FTTP prices high
- Cut-off date for Windows 7 shipping with new PCs is November 1, 2014
- ACCC warning consumers about ‘freemium’ child-friendly game apps