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World Health Organization calls for a global ban on trans fats

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So until that time, you're not completely guaranteed to be avoiding trans fats - make sure to double check your food labels (anything listed as "partially-hydrogenated oil" is a trans fat). According to WHO, REPLACE provides six strategic actions to ensure the prompt, complete, and sustained elimination of industrially-produced trans-fats from food supply. Read More »

35 cases of salmonella linked to egg recall

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The farm eggs get sold under a number of brand names such as Coburn Farms, Food Lion, Country Daybreak, Glenview, Great Value, Nelms, and Sunshine Farms. That's because healthy people who are infected with salmonella can still have some pretty bad symptoms, including fever, diarrhea, nausea, vomiting, and abdominal pain. Read More »

WWE women and Triple H at the NBC Upfront presentation

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Her only match was a mix-tag contest at this year's WrestleMania , teaming with Kurt Angle against Triple H and wife Stephanie McMahon. From those perspectives, having Rousey not just face Jax, but win as well, would be a smart move and could set up a possible main event-caliber match at WWE's "SummerSlam" event in August. Read More »

Rise in school referrals for child mental health treatment

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The government says its reforms will transform services for children. Its Childline service has seen a 26 per cent increase in the number of counselling sessions with children about mental health issues over the past four years. "It is vital the government urgently provides more funding to Childline and help children who don't have access to support elsewhere". The number of children and young people referred to the East Lancashire Hospital NHS Trust were 143 in 2014/15, 164 in ... Read More »

Nobel Prize in Literature postponed after sexual misconduct scandal

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Dorotea Bromberg, of Swedish publishing house Brombergs, which has published four Nobel laureates, including JM Coetzee, said the academy's postponement "was a pity", but understood the reasoning. Arnault also has been suspected of violating century-old Nobel rules by leaking names of winners of the prestigious award - allegedly seven times , starting in 1996. Read More »

Man Donated Enough Blood To Save 2 Million Children

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The terrifying complications of HDN may include anemia, jaundice, heart failure, brain damage, and even death. After a few years of donating, doctors were shocked to find that his blood contained an antibody that directly neutralizes rhesus disease: a unsafe condition in which a pregnant woman's blood attacks her unborn child. Read More »

Tick-borne disease on the rise in Vermont

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More than 640,000 cases of diseases from infected mosquitoes, ticks and fleas were reported in the United States from 2004 to 2016, according to CDC data. And remember that indoor pets are just as much at risk as outdoor pets. Wear light-colored trousers and long sleeves. Protect your pets with an anti-tick product recommended by a veterinarian. Read More »

Insurgents in Burma kill 19 in attack near China border

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In the past few months, clashes between ethnic groups and the military in Burma's northeastern region have intensified, resulting in thousands of people being displaced in neighboring Kachin state. Killed 19 people, another 20 were injured . "It is just a destructive terrorist attack". Burma is often called Myanmar, a name that military authorities adopted in 1989. Read More »

12 more people sickened by contaminated eggs from North Carolina farm

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A Salmonella outbreak linked to a massive egg recall expanded last week when 12 more people reported contracting the foodborne illness after eating the popular breakfast food item. The recall by the CDC affects eggs that are labeled with the P-1065 plant number with the Julian date range of 011 to 102 printed on the package. The eggs, while produced in North Carolina, are owned by Rose Farms, an in based company. Read More »

France condemns U.S. move to re-impose Iran sanctions

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Iran says it is ready to restart its nuclear programme on an "industrial scale". Le Maire said Paris was seeking USA waivers and longer transition periods over Iran for French companies including Renault (RENA.PA) and Total (TOTF.PA), while pressing for European Union measures to improve the bloc's "economic sovereignty" in the longer term. Read More »

Children's Mental Health Awareness Day art display at Gannon University

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By 2022-23 the scheme is expected to have been rolled out to just a fifth to a quarter of the country. You could argue that's true when it comes to both mental and physical health. The course will look at mental health challenges for adolescents and how parents, family members and staff can help young people who are experiencing mental health or addiction problems or are in crisis. Read More »

Gas Prices Rise Ahead Of President Trump's Iran Decision

Gas prices are expected to continue rising. We're seeing a lot more people driving as we head into the summer season. At $2.89 a gallon the Marathon in Hamburg has some of the highest gas prices in town. Trump announced on Twitter Monday that he would making his decision on the U.S.' stance on the Iran nuclear deal 2 p.m. today at the White House. The price for Bent crude oil is at the highest level since 2014, following concerns President Trump may back out of the nuclear deal with Iran. Read More »

Google's ad ban gives us publicity, says Save the 8th

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Google is suspending adverts related to a referendum in Ireland on whether or not to overturn a constitutional clause banning abortion . Several prominent pro-life groups held a joint press conference on Wednesday afternoon to discuss a decision made by Google this week that all ads related to the forthcoming abortion referendum will be henceforth banned from the website . Read More »

Teen Fails In Attempt To Steal Blake Bortles' Truck

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Bortles was attending a house party at teammate Brandon Linder's home when he noticed a man, Joseph Horton , that he didn't recognize. JACKSONVILLE, Fla . Horton got out and looked around before walking into the house. News4Jax reported that the address he gave police was of a multimillion-dollar home a few blocks away on the Intracoastal Waterway, and that neighbors said Horton lived there with his parents. Read More »

Eli Lilly and (LLY) Rating Setd by HC Wainwright

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Trading volume, or volume, is the number of shares or contracts that point towards the full activity of a security or stock market for a given period. The simplest form of a moving average, appropriately known as a simple moving average (SMA ), is calculated by taking the arithmetic mean of a given set of values. Read More »

First death from fresh Ebola outbreak confirmed in north west Congo

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After Congo's last Ebola flare-up, authorities there approved the use of a new experimental vaccine but in the end did not deploy it owing to logistical challenges and the relatively minor nature of the outbreak. Of these, two came back to be positive for Zaire strain of Ebola virus . It said the team had already arrived in the regional capital Mbandaka, about 150 km away from the affected area. Read More »

Gwyneth Paltrow Might've Revealed a Major 'Avengers 4' Spoiler

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Apparently they went on to have a child. Paltrow confirms that Potts and Stark are married and that they even had that child that they were talking about at the beginning of Infinity War . Or it may be a hint of a happy ending *after* some kind of solution in " Avengers 4". Avengers 4 may finally reveal where Hawkeye has been, while also introducing the Skrulls to the MCU . Read More »

Highlights DD vs SRH: Shikhar Dhawan, Kane Williamson stole the show

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Williamson and Indian worldwide Shikhar Dhawan, who made 92 not out, put on 176 for the second wicket. Speaking after the game, man-of-the-match Dhawan jokingly said Delhi should have scored more runs. Batting first, the Daredevils put up 187-5 in their 20 overs. In fact, he was the only Delhi batsman to get any measure of the Kotla track with Harshal's 24 being the next highest score from the home side. Read More »

PWD Fake Bill scam: ACB arrests Kejriwal's nephew

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Bansal's firm had been awarded a contract to build a drainage system in northwest Delhi's Bakoli village in April 2015. The ACB action came after filing of three cases against Bansal and senior PWD officers in connection with the corruption allegation against them. Read More »

Justice Chelameswar declines invite for his farewell

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Meanwhile, the retiring judge, on his last day in office, customarily sits with the CJI in the Chief Justice's Court. Justice Chelameswar is the senior-most judge in the apex court. Besides, the petition was heard a few hours before the formation of the five-judge bench by another bench headed by Justice J. Chelameswar , who is not only the second senior-most judge but also a member of the collegium. Read More »

Mental Health Week launched in North Battleford

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The committees write that schools minister Nick Gibb gave them assurances that the Green Paper was "explicitly for people up to the age of 18", and "will incorporate those young people [apprentices] as well'". "Over the last five years we have seen a 33 per cent rise in mental health-related contacts to our Childline service, to the point where this now accounts for one in every three counselling sessions we deliver". Read More »

Armed Bandits Massacre 27 Villagers in Kaduna

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The Police Public Relations Officer, ASP Mukhtar Aliyu confirmed the attack but did not give the number of casualties. El-Rufai said, he was concerned by the incessant banditry attacks and has been engaging with the Federal Government on the matter. Read More »

Southampton Keep Survival Hopes Alive Despite Late Everton Equaliser

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Huddersfield Town are not safe yet either, though David Wagner and co. would, much like the opposite of West Brom, require a myriad of results to go against them. Burnley will enter the Europa League at the second-qualifying round. Both managers turned to their benches at the break as winger Redmond replaced the limping Mario Lemina , while Allardyce surprisingly called on Ramiro Funes Mori in place of Yannick Bolasie . Read More »

IPL 2018, SRH vs DD: Hits and Misses

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Skipper Shreyas Iyer continued his fine run with the bat. The rejuvenated Delhi Daredevils are at Sunrisers Hyderabad's home after registering a thrilling last-ball victory against Rajasthan Royals on Wednesday night. However, an ice-cool knock from Kane Williamson and a blistering cameo from Yusuf Pathan took the hosts to their seventh win of the tournament . Read More »

BJP is doing politics in the name of Jinnah: Gorakhpur MP

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They are boycotting classes for the next two days. After the controversy triggered massive clashes various political personalities took a dig into the matter, including Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath who also questioned why to hang Pakistan's founder Jinnah's portrait at AMU. Read More »

Woman's diet can have a fruitful effect on the chances of pregnancy

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The risk of infertility among women with the lowest intake of fruit increased from 8 percent to 12 percent, and it increased from 8 percent to 16 percent among those who ate fast food four or more times a week, the researchers found. But the study did not prove a cause-and-effect relationship between food and fertility; it only showed an association. Specifically, the study pinpointed the exact amount of fast food meals that impact pregnancy. Read More »

Insect Bite Illnesses Increase, Mosquito Season on the Way

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In the time period examined by the CDC, 352 cases of Lyme disease were reported. According to Dr. Lyle Petersen the reason for this rise is warmer weather and a rise in tick and mosquito population. Galanis said she expects 2017 numbers will be similar to 2016. Specifically, the number if disease cases from ticks have doubled. However, there have been no Broome County deaths attributed to Lyme Disease . Read More »

Coli outbreak linked to romaine lettuce is now deadly

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Since April 27, the date of the CDC's last update, 23 additional people have been infected with the bacteria, and cases have been reported in three new states ― Kentucky, Massachusetts and Utah. The CDC reiterated its advice of not eating or buying romaine lettuce , normally used in salads, unless the source of the lettuce can be confirmed. Read More »

Oily fish could help delay menopause by three years

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Eating oily fish , peas and beans could delay the menopause, while eating more rice and pasta could bring it on faster, a study has found. Specifically, each portion of carbohydrates, such as pasta and rice, consumed per day correlated with experiencing menopause 1.5 years earlier. Read More »

IPL 2018, CSK vs DD: Hits and Misses

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Chennai Super Kings: Mahendra Singh Dhoni ( Captain ), Suresh Raina , Ravindra Jadeja , Faf Du Plessis, Harbhajan Singh , Dwayne Bravo, Shane Watson , Ambati Rayadu, Deepak Chahar, K M Asif, Kanish Seth, Lungi Ngidi , Dhruv Shorey, Murali Vijay, Sam Billings , Mark Wood , Kshtiz Sharma, Monu Kumar, Chaitanya Bishnoi, Imran Tahir, Karn Sharma, Shardul Thakur, N Jagadeesan, David Willy. Read More »

President Trump Will Attend NRA Convention in Texas

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And in a rare occurrence, even some NRA supporters have voiced opposition to the prohibition. The NRA notes that, while firearms won't be allowed at the Pence event with Pence, firearms will be allowed at the convention center. But when they put on a convention, the weapons are a concern? Another Parkland student, Matt Deitsch, questioned why guns must be kept away from the vice president for his safety when the same doesn't apply to children, according to USA Today . Read More »