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Medical More evidence too much sitting could be deadly
Author: 0 More evidence too much sitting could be deadly

How you sit is more important for your health than the total amount of time you're sitting , a new study claims. The REGARDS project was originally envisioned to study why blacks -especially those in the Southern U.S. Moving your body at least every half an hour could help to limit the harmful effects of desk jobs and other sedentary lifestyles , research has revealed.

Medical North Korea slams United Nations sanctions
Author: 0 North Korea slams United Nations sanctions

So while China does not want a nuclear North Korea, it wants a North Korean collapse even less and it will resist any sanctions which risk that outcome. According to Chinese customs data, North Korea imports almost 2.2 million barrels a year in petroleum products, but some USA officials believe the true number is much higher: about 4.5 million barrels.

Medical Police examine surveillance video after woman found dead inside Rosemont hotel freezer
Author: 0 Police examine surveillance video after woman found dead inside Rosemont hotel freezer

A Facebook Live video appeared to show Jenkins sitting on a bed in a hotel room, surrounded by others, according to the Chicago Tribune . Her sister alleges to have last spoken to Jenkins via text at about 1:30 a.m. Mack said he's unsure if the freezer had been turned on. The title read, "Best friend of Kenneka Jenkins attempting suicide on camera". Mack told the Tribune , "I don't think anything has been ruled in or ruled out at this point".

Medical SC modifies order on firecracker sale in Delhi-NCR
Author: 0 SC modifies order on firecracker sale in Delhi-NCR

Referring to the choking effect of breathing in polluting air post 2016 Diwali, the court said: "In the absence of any concerted plan of action implemented by the governmental authorities, the residents responded in an ad hoc manner by purchasing face masks and air purifiers".

Medical United Nations approves new sanctions against North Korea
Author: 0 United Nations approves new sanctions against North Korea

The resolution fell short of measures sought by the Trump administration. She added: "We are not looking for war". "These new sanctions send a loud and clear message to North Korea that its behaviour will not be tolerated by the worldwide community and will be met with significant consequences", he said .

Medical Little evidence that light drinking harms baby
Author: 0 Little evidence that light drinking harms baby

The study carried out a systematic review of 5,000 studies and selected 26 which looked at the impact of light drinking of two units up to twice a week, or four units a week, equivalent to a total of around 32 g compared with no alcohol at all.

Medical Good morning, South Florida: The worst of Irma is yet to come
Author: 0 Good morning, South Florida: The worst of Irma is yet to come

Irma hit the Florida Keys on Sunday, flooding streets, spawning tornadoes , knocking out power to more than 3 million people across the state and snapping massive construction cranes over the Miami skyline. By Sunday morning, the Tampa-St. Some residents were trying to reach their homes by walking through floodwater up to their waists, while others used canoes.

Medical Red Cross in need of volunteers for Irma relief efforts
Author: 0 Red Cross in need of volunteers for Irma relief efforts

The organization has been receiving donations from large businesses to individuals giving "whatever they can spare", said Lia Pontarelli, director of development and communications for the Cedar Rapids Salvation Army . Several of the volunteers helping out are from the Valley, including local volunteer Melissa Papini. Schaffer said Red Cross officials learned not to rush the training process and send new volunteers to a deployment of that scale.

Medical Irma surge could damage 455000 Tampa Bay homes
Author: 0 Irma surge could damage 455000 Tampa Bay homes

Irma , which has killed at least 22 people in the Caribbean, was considered a life-threatening danger to Florida as well and will likely inflict billions of dollars in damage in the third-most-populous US state. People in the heavily populated Tampa-St. The North and South Prongs of Black Creek in Clay County reached major flood stage one day earlier than anticipated.

Medical Dogs may help owners sleep better
Author: 0 Dogs may help owners sleep better

Mayo sleep medicine specialist Lois Krahn said many pet owners were away from their pets for much of the day so wanted to maximise their time with them when home. The study also differentiated between the dog being on the bed or just simply in the bedroom. In the United Kingdom, dogs are known as the most popular pet.

Medical Two deaths attributed to West Nile virus in Windsor
Author: 0 Two deaths attributed to West Nile virus in Windsor

Horton says there are four reported cases of West Nile in humans in Kentucky - two in Fayette and Jefferson Counties and the other two in Hopkins County. Clay suggests using an EPA approved insect repellent and removing any items around the home that can hold standing water. Wear long-sleeved shirts, long trousers, and a hat when outdoors.

Medical New fires ravage Rohingya villages in northwest Myanmar
Author: 0 New fires ravage Rohingya villages in northwest Myanmar

In recent weeks many have called for Suu Kyi to be stripped of her Nobel Peace Prize, awarded in 1991 for her campaign for democracy in Myanmar . The Organization of Islamic Cooperation, which consists of more than 50 member states, also had sent letters to United Nations agencies and the European Union by Wednesday urging them to take action.

Medical Viking Warrior Found In Sweden Was A Woman
Author: 0 Viking Warrior Found In Sweden Was A Woman

As befitting such a leader, the individual was also holding a board game. But when researchers discovered her remains in 1880s, the weaponry led them to assume this mighty she was a he. Hedenstierna-Jonson and her colleagues say it's possible that a second skeleton belonging to a male may be missing from the grave, and that the relics found in the grave belonged to this hypothetical person, but "the distribution of the grave goods within the grave, their spatial relation to the female ...

Medical Girl student pushed into Boys restroom as punishment
Author: 0 Girl student pushed into Boys restroom as punishment

Newsminute reports that the traumatised girl has since refused to go to school. A schoolgirl was forced to stand before a boys' toilet at Rao's High School.l at BHEL in Ramchandrapuram mandal in Sangareddy district of Telangana on Saturday.

Medical Hurricane Irma: Looters caught on camera stealing during storm
Author: 0 Hurricane Irma: Looters caught on camera stealing during storm

CBS4's Hank Tester drove by Simon's Sportswear in Fort Lauderdale Friday afternoon where he actually witnessed one of several looters running out of the store through a smashed in window while holding stolen merchandise. Two other cranes toppled earlier in Miami as Irma swirled up the state. City officials said it would have taken about two weeks to move the massive equipment.