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Zika virus can spread through sex

Health News - Thu, 02/04/2016 - 02:58

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According to a new report, the dangerous Zika virus can spread through sexual intercourse and experts have warned that septs should be taken to control the virus.

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Fruit and vegetables can reduce the risk of breast cancer

Health News - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 03:05

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According to a new research study, an adequate consumption of fruit and vegetables a day can reduce the risk of breast cancer.

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WHO to determine ‘global emergency’ declaration over Zika virus

Health News - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 03:00

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The World Health Organization has indicated that it will soon decide if it will declare a global emergency over a Zika virus outbreak in South America.

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Women who fell five floors, give birth to healthy baby

Health News - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 03:22

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Amy Wigfull, who had fallen five floors while on a holiday in Spain, has given birth to a healthy baby in the United Kingdom.

Amy has suffered massive injuries when she fell down from fifth floor of a hotel while on a family holiday to Malaga, Spain in June of
2014. She had fallen from a fifth floor window while sleep walking in the hotel.

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Fruits and vegetable rich in flavonoids help avoid obesity

Health News - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 03:18

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According to a new study, eating enough amounts of fruits and vegetables a compound called flavonoids can help avoid obesity.

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Human Breast milk can help destroy antibiotic-resistant superbugs

Health News - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 02:51

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According to a new study, a part of a protein in human breast milk could be used to kill a certain type of drug-resistant bacteria.

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UK and Bill Gates to work to eradicate malaria

Health News - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 02:47

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United Kingdom's Chancellor George Osborne has joined tech billionaire Bill Gates to work to eradicate themalaria disease from the world.

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New treatment with brain 'sat nav' to help remove tumours

Health News - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 03:25

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Health experts said that a new brain 'satnav' will allow surgeons to reach and remove tumours that were inoperable earlier and without damaging the healthy tissue.

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People with alcohol problem account for most liquor sale, study

Health News - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 03:15

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A new study has revealed that the people with an alcohol related problem account for most sale of the sale for the alcohol industry.

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Number of deaths by drowning increased 16%, report

Health News - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 02:55

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According to the latest data available, total number of deaths by drowning increased by as much as 16 per cent during this summer.

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Regulators approve new drug for skin cancer treatment

Health News - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 02:48

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The regulators in the United Kingdom have approved a new drug for the treatment for skin cancer under the National Health Service or NHS.

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Expectant father’s depression may be linked to premature birth

Health News - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 02:56

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A new study has shown that depression of expectant father may be linked to risk of premature birth of babies. It was already known that depression in women during pregnancy increases the risk of low birth weight and premature birth but the study shows that depression in fathers can also have an impact on the health of the baby.

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Medical records can help detect risk of Dementia

Health News - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 02:50

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According to a new study, a person's existing medical records can be analysed to determine the risk of dementia within five years.

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Spanish Banks Want to Lend to SMEs Again

Spain News - Mon, 04/21/2014 - 13:28

Spanish economy is recovering from economic crisis and this has led banks to yet again offer loans to small companies. But it would not be easy for major banks to capture market share as there are a number of lenders out there who want to win over clients.

Banks want to revive high margin loans but it seems to be tough as more number of lenders can reduce the margins that they hope to make from lending to small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). These companies are charged higher interest rates in comparison to big companies.

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Enric Duran Feels Proud of Taking Loans with no Intent to Pay Back!

Spain News - Mon, 04/21/2014 - 13:26

Enric Duran took dozens of loans from banks in Spain, but did not pay them back. He is unapologetic about his act and has outsourced the amount to other projects that created and promoted alternatives to capitalism.

Duran, in an interview by Skype from an undisclosed location, said he is proud of his action. "It generated a movement that allowed us to push forward with the construction of alternatives. And it allowed us to build a powerful network that groups together these initiatives", affirmed Duran.

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Spain has Highest Rate of Organ Donors in World

Spain News - Mon, 04/21/2014 - 13:23

Though economic crisis has led Spain to suffer many cutbacks, there is one area where Spain remains unaffected and that is organ donation and transplantation.

Setting an example of solidarity for the rest of world, Spain has the highest rate of organ donors in the world. Last year, 1,655 people in Spain donated their organs and the number was higher than Europe Union, the United States and four times higher of the Latin America.

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Spanish Art Dealer Suspected of Carrying Out Art Swindle Arrested

Spain News - Mon, 04/21/2014 - 13:21

Spanish art dealer, Jose Carlos Bergantiños Diaz, is suspected to be a key figure involved in a forgery swindle that fooled the art world. He is wanted in the US and was arrested by Spanish police on Friday at a hotel in downtown Seville.

A government official said the United States may seek his extradition. Along with him, Bergantiños's brother, Jesus Angel Bergantiños Diaz has also been arrested. A person known to matter affirmed that around $33 million from the scheme has been transferred to bank accounts in his name in Spain.

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Rome is not as small as previously believed

Spain News - Sun, 04/20/2014 - 17:32

Archaeologists from the University of Southampton and the University of Cambridge have discovered an extended part of boundary wall in Ostia. Researchers have also found three huge warehouses along the northern bank of the river Tiber which stresses light on the commercial activities which were performed by ancient humans in first two centuries. The findings state evidence that the Roman City was much larger than ever expected.

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Huertas to Provide New York the Taste of Northern Spain

Spain News - Sat, 04/19/2014 - 14:33

Huertas (107 First Avenue) is a pintxos bar and restaurant that will make its official debut on Tuesday to provide New York the taste of northern Spain. Jonah Miller started planning for a restaurant while he was still a teenager. He said that he grew up in the city and he was very clear about what he wanted to do from very young age. He began to work in a restaurant when he was merely 14.

After 12 years now, the chef, who has spent time behind the burners at Chanterelle, Gramercy Tavern, and Savoy, will finally realize his dream on Tuesday. Miller has a wide range of experiences.

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Solar Energy is Best Remedy for Air Pollution Problems in China

Spain News - Sat, 04/19/2014 - 14:30

Scientists believe that solar chimneys are the best remedy for China's ongoing battle against air pollution. These solar chimneys rise half a kilometer or even higher from the earth's surface and have been claimed by scientists to have enough potential to produce clean energy and significantly reduce the mainland's chronic air pollution.

Scientists have already looking into a test plant running successfully in Inner Mongolia. Beijing and Shanghai are other cities on the cards of scientists for building full-size versions of solar chimneys.

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