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Medical The latest link between hormonal contraceptives and breast cancer
Author: 0 The latest link between hormonal contraceptives and breast cancer

But doctors and women have hoped that the newer generations of low-dose contraceptive pills, IUDs and implants eliminated the breast cancer risk of earlier, higher-dose formulations. Mørch, a senior researcher at the University of Copenhagen and the paper's lead author. While contraceptive drugs that contain oestrogen have always been suspected of increasing the likelihood of breast cancer, researchers had expected smaller doses of the hormone, often combined with the drug progestin, would ...

Medical 17-Foot Python Takes New Record for Annual Florida Snake Hunt
Author: 0 17-Foot Python Takes New Record for Annual Florida Snake Hunt

He said in an SFWMD video that he grabbed the female snake while she was still submerged in water. "We're going to find a 20-footer tonight", he joked after turning in the snake to a field station. "Since making their way into the bountiful grounds of the Everglades, these giant constrictors have thrived, assuming a top position on the food web".

Medical Pollution wipes out the benefits of exercise, study suggests
Author: 0 Pollution wipes out the benefits of exercise, study suggests

When exercising it's best to avoid highly-polluted areas, swapping them for green spaces or even back streets where pollution is lower. The project was again led by researchers from Imperial College London alongside Duke University . "It shows that we can't really tolerate the levels of air pollution that we now find on our busy streets". "Our data indicates that taking medications which improve arterial stiffness such as statins, ACE inhibitors, and calcium channel blockers may well ...

Author: 0 Bengaluru: Ola cab driver holds woman passenger hostage and masturbates in vehicle

So I couldn't open the doors and he tried to come close to me. I started banging the windows in an attempt to make noise. The reports added that the woman was travelling alone from Indiranagar to BTM Layout when the cab driver parked the auto on an isolated road and allegedly locked the vehicle before groping her.

Medical 'Westworld' resumes production after wildfire delay
Author: 0 'Westworld' resumes production after wildfire delay

Due to a sudden spread of risky wildfires overnight - something brought about by a combination of dry terrain and high winds - filming for the time being has been shut down. CBS suspended the production for "S.W.A.T." for safety reasons as well, according to The Hollywood Reporter . One of the writers for S.W.A.T.

Medical This Brand of Purified Bottled Baby Water Is Being Recalled For Mold
Author: 0 This Brand of Purified Bottled Baby Water Is Being Recalled For Mold

According to a release, the mold found inside the water is identified as Talaromyces penicillium . Affected products were sold in one-gallon containers and have an expiration date between April 26, 2018, and October 10, 2018, FDA said. The Kroger Co. has instructed its stores to remove the recalled products. Even those who aren't allergic might get symptoms such as eye, skin and throat irritation.

Medical Trump demands Saudis allow aid into Yemen 'immediately'
Author: 0 Trump demands Saudis allow aid into Yemen 'immediately'

The Arabian peninsula's poorest country, Yemen is one of the most violent fronts in a proxy war between Saudi Arabia and Iran, who have also backed opposing sides in Syria, Iraq and elsewhere across the Middle East. The ICRC said on Tuesday that another 400 people have been wounded in the clashes, which first erupted last week as the alliance between the rebels and Saleh's followers crumbled.

Medical Two students shot outside Washington high school, sheriff's department says
Author: 0 Two students shot outside Washington high school, sheriff's department says

Vehicle is a green Chevrolet Impala, suspects described as multiple black males. "Deputies are actively sweeping the school grounds, at this point no indications that shooters are on campus", The Pierce County Sheriff's Office tweeted. "As you can imagine, there's a lot of parents, and they're all upset", Troyer said. This is a scary situation and we are proud of how our staff, students and families have been and are still reacting to it.

Medical Morris appears to be the next UA head coach
Author: 0 Morris appears to be the next UA head coach

Now, the question- will SMU have their head coach on the sidelines at the bowl game? SMU coach Chad Morris has emerged as the top target of a program that let go of Bret Bielema on November 24 - shortly after closing out a 4-8 (1-7 SEC) season - and a deal will be done in the next 24 hours.

Medical Flu Is Spreading Fast This Season
Author: 0 Flu Is Spreading Fast This Season

Those especially at risk are adults 65 years of age and older, children younger than 5, pregnant women, people with certain chronic diseases such as asthma, diabetes, heart disease or other long-term medical conditions. The conclusion comes from a study in Australia, which uses the same vaccine as the United States. Four states are reporting widespread outbreaks of the flu.

Medical Alabama gets rematch with Clemson in Sugar Bowl
Author: 0 Alabama gets rematch with Clemson in Sugar Bowl

His combined two-game stats vs. Alabama were 66-of-103 passes for 825 yards, seven TDs and one interception, and 41 rushes for 118 yards and a TD. Alabama (11-1) which was ranked No. "I told Deshaun wouldn't it be something if we came back here for the semifinals in a few months". "Alabama has been consistent week-in and week-out over the entire season".

Medical Bryan Singer fired from Queen biopic after on-set chaos
Author: 0 Bryan Singer fired from Queen biopic after on-set chaos

The trade writes that the studio made a decision to ax Singer after the director disappeared from set and allegedly got into a confrontation with star Rami Malek , who plays the late Freddie Mercury in the film. Deadline , meanwhile, has reported that Fox has been sounding out directors to potentially step in and finish the movie, should that be required. Filming has been halted on the upcoming Queen biopic Bohemian Rhapsody .

Medical Rajinikanth's '2.0' release postponed to April 2018
Author: 0 Rajinikanth's '2.0' release postponed to April 2018

The makers of Rajinikanth starrer 2.0 have pushed the release of the film yet again. The trade analyst Taran Adarsh also tweeted about the release date and his tweet said that the film will release on April 27 but the official statement from the producers did not mention any date.

Medical Piece of cheese a day slashes coronary heart assault and stroke danger
Author: 0 Piece of cheese a day slashes coronary heart assault and stroke danger

Writing in the European Journal of Nutrition , the authors of the latest study said: 'Cheese contains saturated fatty acids but also has potentially beneficial nutrients. If you don't eat cheese every day, honestly, what do the majority of your meals consist of? Looking specifically at cheese, a number of studies show no association between consuming cheese and heart disease.