Medicina

Schoolchildren who use e-cigarettes are more likely to try tobacco

Schoolchildren who use e-cigarettes are more likely to try tobacco

They found the single strongest predictor that someone had quit tobacco was daily e-cigarette use. The study suggested sixty-five per cent of e-cigarette users have tried to give up compared with 40 per cent of fag smokers. The research is the first United Kingdom evidence that vaping may act as a gateway to smoking. Over the follow-up period, baseline use of e-cigarettes was strongly associated with subsequent initiation of smoking (OR 5.38; 95% CI 2.94-7.22). Consulte Mais Informação

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Painful muscle cramp moves by itself looking like an alien creature

Painful muscle cramp moves by itself looking like an alien creature

A mind-boggling video shared on Facebook by a man from California shows a rarely seen effect of post workout cramps. If it's possible to feel physical pain from just watching a video, this one will probably do it! Muscle cramps are strong, painful contractions or tightenings of the muscles, often in the legs, and can happen often following exercise and while you're sleeping. Consulte Mais Informação

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Carl Paladino removed from school board

Carl Paladino removed from school board

MaryEllen Elia, the state education commissioner, wrote in Thursday's ruling that Paladino's disclosure of confidential information was a "wilful violation of law warranting his removal from office". Paladino attorney Dennis Vacco said he's "terribly disappointed" with the decision. "If it's in the public purview, then how is it confidential?" asked Vacco, at the meeting. Consulte Mais Informação

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Padre que 'recuperava a virgindade' é denunciado por mais três jovens

A prisão do religioso ocorreu em Caiapônia, por cuja paróquia ele responde. O padre detido foi levado para Anicuns, onde prestaria depoimento ao MP ainda hoje. No entanto, o homem pediu que a adolescente tirasse a roupa e teria tocado nas partes íntimas da vítima. Os contatos íntimos teriam continuado em outras ocasiões, principalmente durante encontros religiosos. Consulte Mais Informação

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John Lynch says anthem protests 'divisive,' respects players' reasons

John Lynch says anthem protests 'divisive,' respects players' reasons

Lynch was asked about the protests, days after Seattle Seahawks defensive end Michael Bennett and Oakland Raiders running back Marshawn Lynch did not stand for the anthem during their team's preseason games last week. So I think personally when I see that (protests), I think that's divisive. They have that right. "We've only played one preseason game and we've got to continue to let it develop, but he's taking this opportunity and I think doing a tremendous job with it". Consulte Mais Informação

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Media Plead Ignorance of the 'Alt-Left' (Of Course)

Media Plead Ignorance of the 'Alt-Left' (Of Course)

It is also why President Trump's condemnation of "hatred, bigotry, and violence on many sides " this weekend was deemed unacceptable by the mainstream media and social justice warriors who have overlooked violence on the Left. Segal said a popular white supremacist slogan is, "Diversity is a code word for white genocide". After Charlottesville , a clip from a 1943 U.S. War Department anti-Nazi short propaganda film called "Don't Be A Sucker" went viral for its comparisons to today's ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Church Decides To Remove Plaque Saying Robert E

Church Decides To Remove Plaque Saying Robert E

John's Episcopal Church , located at 9818 Fort Hamilton Parkway near the army base. "Matter of fact our children, my children, my grandchildren, they probably won't know about General Lee". It reads: "This Tree Was Planted By General Robert Edward Lee While Stationed At Fort Hamilton from 1842 to 1847". The plaques were bestowed in 1912 and 1935 by the United Daughters of the Confederacy. Consulte Mais Informação

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Assurant, Inc. (AIZ) Shares Bought by Telemus Capital LLC

OLD National Bancorp IN's holdings in Assurant were worth $288,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. Other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently modified their holdings of the company. Shareholders of record on Monday, August 28th will be given a dividend of $0.53 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 24th. Consulte Mais Informação

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Kansas City soccer fanatics hopeful for World Cup games in 2026

Kansas City soccer fanatics hopeful for World Cup games in 2026

A total of 44 cities across the United States, Canada and Mexico are on the list of proposed venues to stage matches at the 2026 World Cup if their joint bid is successful, it has been announced. But the city isn't taking advantage. More than 41,000 fans attended the August match. Of the interested cities, the committee will create a shortlist in late September before cities prepare a final bid in early January. Consulte Mais Informação

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Blood test could detect cancer before symptoms show

Blood test could detect cancer before symptoms show

Velculescu's team developed an approach called targeted error correction sequencing (TEC-Seq for short). Direct detection of early-stage cancers using circulating tumor DNA. Among the 137 patients, many of them presented four of the biggest killer cancers: breast, colon, lung and ovarian cancer. The hope, he said, is that it would identify cancers at a stage when patients have a better chance at survival. Consulte Mais Informação

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Eating Walnuts Could Help Control Your Appetite

Eating Walnuts Could Help Control Your Appetite

A handful of almonds a day boosts "good" cholesterol levels, research revealed earlier this month. The author of the study Olivia M Farr from Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIMC) stated that people often report feeling full after eating walnuts , but it was pretty surprising to see evidence of activity changing in the brain related to food cues, and by extension what people were eating and how hungry they feel. Consulte Mais Informação

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