Medicina

People Spend More Time On The Toilet Than Exercising, Study Finds

People Spend More Time On The Toilet Than Exercising, Study Finds

A quarter of adults exercise for 30 minutes or less each week and two-thirds sit down for at least six hours a day, including at a desk or in front of a TV. Steven Ward, chief executive of UKactive, said: 'Humans are made to move, but modern living has stripped physical activity out of our lives to the point where we pass more time spending a penny than we do getting sweaty. Consulte Mais Informação

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CVS becomes first national chain to limit opioid prescriptions for patients

CVS is fighting against opioid abuse and will put new limitations on how those drugs are dispensed in its stores. CVS says it will limit initial opioid prescriptions to a seven-day supply for new patients. On top of limiting access to opioids, CVS announced that it will be expanding its Medication Disposal for Safer Communities Program to include 1,550 kiosks and 750 additional disposal units across the country. Consulte Mais Informação

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Donald Trump says Iran's new ballistic missile is capable of reaching Israel

Donald Trump says Iran's new ballistic missile is capable of reaching Israel

State broadcaster IRIB carried the footage of the test-firing of the Khorramshahr missile, which was first displayed at a high-profile military parade in Tehran on September 22. "We will strengthen our defence and military capabilities. whether you want it or not", Rouhani said, a direct response to Trump's speech at the UN General Assembly this week. Consulte Mais Informação

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Homem é preso por estupro após atacar criança em mercado — RS

O Departamento Estadual da Criança e do Adolescente (Deca) instaurou nesta segunda-feira, 25, um inquérito por estupro de vulnerável. O homem, que não possuía antecedentes criminais, foi conduzido para o Presídio Central. A mulher gritou pedindo ajuda. "Infelizmente, atendemos diariamente casos como esse, ou até piores", alertou a delegada. Logo em seguida o homem foi preso e encaminhado para a 3º DPPA Polícia Civil. Consulte Mais Informação

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Jesse Williams Calls National Anthem a Marketing 'Scam' Following NFL Protests

Jesse Williams Calls National Anthem a Marketing 'Scam' Following NFL Protests

Williams, who has been vocal about social issues in the past, pointed out that the national anthem wasn't historically even a part of NFL tradition; it's only in more recent times that it has been played at the start of each game. This is not - nothing to do with the National Football League or the American pastime or tradition. "This is to get boys and girls to go fly overseas and go kill people", he continued, going on to add, "They're marketing and pumping millions of dollars into the ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Shahid Kapoor flaunts bruised, courageous avatar in Padmavati

Shahid Kapoor flaunts bruised, courageous avatar in Padmavati

Recently, even Deepika Padukone's look was released, where she looked every bit a glorious queen. The movie " Padmavati " is all set to release on December 1, 2017. What adds to the authenticity of the character that is being essayed Deepika Padukone is the small bindi that she is wearing with the unibrow. After Deepika Padukone's look as Rani Padmavati , the makers of Padmavati unveiled Shahid Kapoor's look on Monday, September 25. Consulte Mais Informação

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50 mln United States dollars worth of potentially unsafe medicines seized by Interpol

50 mln United States dollars worth of potentially unsafe medicines seized by Interpol

Among the fake and illicit medicines seized during the global week of action (Sept. 12-19) were dietary supplements, pain reduction pills, epilepsy medication, erectile dysfunction pills, anti-psychotic medication and nutritional products. The week long focus in Ireland also saw two arrests, the investigation of 38 websites and eight social media pages being taken offline. Health Minister Simon Harris said: "It is important for everyone to be aware that these types of products can pose a ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Jim McElwain names Florida's starting QB for upcoming Vanderbilt game

Jim McElwain names Florida's starting QB for upcoming Vanderbilt game

Luke Del Rio engineered the comeback after the Gators fell behind 27-14 with Franks under center. Florida wide receiver Brandon Powell confirmed quarterback Luke Del Rio will start Saturday's game at The Swamp against Vanderbilt. The Gators outgained United Kingdom 150-42 in the quarter and were 4-of-7 on third down and 2-of-3 on fourth down, including a nifty pass from Del Rio to running back Mark Thompson for a 10-yard gain and a first down on the game-winning drive. Consulte Mais Informação

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Where It's Legal, One-Quarter of Cancer Patients Use Medical Pot

Where It's Legal, One-Quarter of Cancer Patients Use Medical Pot

Eight states and the District of Columbia have legalized recreational marijuana, and over half the states in the US have passed laws allowing for medical marijuana in some form. Of the 200-plus users, an equal proportion reported smoking or ingesting marijuana edibles (about 70 percent). A new study has found that almost a quarter of Seattle cancer patients have used cannabis to help treat symptoms like physical pain, nausea and depression - without consultation from their doctors. Consulte Mais Informação

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