Health

AIDS conference returns to a changed South Africa

AIDS conference returns to a changed South Africa Though provision of free medicines reduced the mortality rate, government still endeavors to achieve more. "We have seen the devastating impact of this disease in our communities", said Nxumalo, speaking at the launch. Researchers claim there are 2000 new infections in the province, every week, young women between the ages of 15 and 24 being the most vulnerable to older men. [Full Article...]

Trump Picks Indiana Gov. Mike Spence for Veep Ticket

Trump Picks Indiana Gov. Mike Spence for Veep Ticket Trump was set to announce the pick at 11 am Eastern Time in NY. An attacker in a heavy truck drove into crowds celebrating Bastille Day, killing at least 84 people and injuring scores more in what President Francois Hollande called a terrorist act. [Full Article...]

Italian researchers say pasta isn't fattening

Italian researchers say pasta isn't fattening Although we are normally suspicious and doubting types, we have to say that when it comes to pasta , we are pretty easily convinced, shadowy cabal of Italian pasta-makers be damned. That means it could be the Mediterranean diet as a whole, not just pasta consumption, which is trimming waistlines. The Mediterranean diet has always been the subject of applause, given all the lucky bitches out i... [Full Article...]

Zika Outbreak Could Be Over in 3 Years, Study Predicts

Professor Ferguson also told The Guardian that the estimate includes the year or so of high transmission we have already seen. Pregnant women infected with Zika can give birth to babies with microcephaly , a condition in which an infant is born with an abnormally small head. [Full Article...]

See pics: Jubilant bride Sambhavna Seth marries boyfriend Avinash Dwivedi

See pics: Jubilant bride Sambhavna Seth marries boyfriend Avinash Dwivedi I was that one person who never believed in the institution of marriage. "But then I met Avinash and everything changed", Sambhavna, who got married last evening, told PTI in an interview. "We have plans for Bali or Ko Samui but not immediately because I have some work lined up". Recently, we saw her wonderful haldi and mehendi pictures splashed all over the social media. [Full Article...]

First Zika-related Case of Microcephaly Confirmed in Harris County

Terry McAuliffe announced. The prevention kits contain information about the Zika virus, along with insect repellent for skin and clothing, tablets to kill mosquito larvae in standing water, and condoms to prevent sexual transmission of Zika. [Full Article...]

Chris Froome strengthens his grip on Tour de France yellow jersey

With Tinkoff's Maciej Bodnar and Thomas of Sky helping their teammates, the front four quickly established a 20-second lead over a peloton that was slow to react. "Froomey and Geraint came with us when we attacked and I told them we were too strong". "It's better for the riders' safety", Froome said Wednesday after gaining 12 seconds on all of his direct rivals following a great tactical move ... [Full Article...]

British Prime Minister officially steps down

During the speech, he thanked his family and political advisers for their support over the years. "We will do everything we can to help anybody, whatever your background, to go as far as your talents will take you". Before leaving Downing Street, Cameron said being Prime Minister had been "the greatest honour" of his life. May will meet with Queen Elizabeth at Buckingham Palace to formally tak... [Full Article...]

FDA: Raw Cookie Dough May Contain Fecal Matter

FDA: Raw Cookie Dough May Contain Fecal Matter Investigators say it's specifically flour that came out of a Kansas General Mills outpost in November 2015; the company has recalled millions of pounds of the stuff sold under the brand names Gold Medal, Signature Kitchens and Gold Medal Wondra. [Full Article...]

Things Pokemon Go Doesn't Bother To Tell Its Players

Niantic is said to be pondering a worldwide launch of Pokemon Go, but until this happens, the company has released the game in one more country. A modern take on the classic Pokemon video game, Pokemon Go makes use of augmented reality as players use Global Positioning System and a real-world map to find and capture Pokemon in their neighborhoods. [Full Article...]

Alton Sterling's Son Urges People to 'Protest in Peace, Not Guns'

Alton Sterling's Son Urges People to 'Protest in Peace, Not Guns' Gautreaux said the credible threat, coupled with what happened in Dallas, where a dozen officers were shot in an ambush, is the reason officers were more highly-equipped. Protesters across the country organized after the death of Alton Sterling , 37, whose fatal shooting was caught on video. Law officers stand on a street during protests in Baton Rouge. [Full Article...]

Son of Louisiana man calls for peaceful protests

Eight handguns and one airsoft BB gun were missing from the store. The 17-year-old suspect who allegedly made the statement had originally been stopped for matching a suspect accused in multiple batteries, the police report says. "Well, this is the reason". The source, who asked not to be identified, said the authorities were working leads on a Government Street pawn shop burglary that happene... [Full Article...]

UK Labour lawmaker Owen Smith says to run for party leadership

PoliticsHome understands that many MPs who had previously given their backing to Ms Eagle are now supporting Mr Smith's leadership bid. Labour MPs have staged a revolt against Mr Corbyn but his allies believe that he will be re-elected by the supporters who swept him to victory previous year. [Full Article...]

Juno takes its first close-ups of Jupiter

To evade the unsafe spacecraft-killing radiation belts produced by Jupiter, the Juno probe has been put in a highly eccentric elliptical orbit around the gas giant that takes 53 days to complete, according to NASA . Like any good tourist, NASA's Juno deep-space probe is sending snapshots to the folks back home. Juno is first orbit around Jupiter will last 53.5 days. [Full Article...]

NASA's Juno spacecraft beams first pictures from Jupiter

Its primary objective is to encourage public participation in the mission, though the pictures may be of use to scientists. The moons Io, Ganymede, Europa and Callisto are all readily visible in a small telescope from Earth. In the next 18 months, the Juno mission will be able to unravel the inner workings of the planet, determining its surface and core. This will shed light on where in the sol... [Full Article...]

Why the world is obsessed with 'Pokemon Go'

Pokemon Go received its first update earlier today, fixing several bugs players had experienced since the app's release . Upon login, a Google privacy page will pop up informing users of exactly what information Niantic is requesting to access. [Full Article...]

American League wins fourth straight All-Star Classic

Baltimore Orioles closer Zach Britton slammed the door in the ninth but not without some slight drama. Third baseman Kris Bryant gave the Nationals a 1-0 lead in the first with a homer. Hosmer drove a home run to left center. The Mariners dealt him to Toronto in mid-2014 for pitcher J.A. Happ. Two batters after Hosmer's home run in the second, Perez clouted a two-run homer. [Full Article...]

Dallas shooting suspect scrawled letters in his own blood, police say

Mr Brown said Johnson planned to "make us [police] pay for what he sees as law enforcement's efforts to punish people of colour", elaborating on the gunman's stated motives to police before he was killed by a "bomb robot" after a four-hour standoff. [Full Article...]

July 4 Debut Is No Guarantee for Success

But " Tarzan " carries a massive $180 million budget, so the film will have to perform strongly in worldwide markets to make a profit. Of the three debuts, " Tarzan " came the closest to dethroning " Dory " with $38.1 million. The estimates, which covered Friday-Sunday, were posted in the middle of the US Independence Day weekend, with figures that incorporate the Monday holiday set to follow. [Full Article...]

Andy Murray determined to seize his big chance in third Wimbledon final

The royal couple asked about his daughter Sophia, while Murray asked about William and Kate's children, Prince George and Princess Charlotte. "Its not just me", said Raonic, the only male tennis player from Canada to crack the top 10 in the singles rankings. [Full Article...]


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