Medicina

Eating out exposes consumers to harmful chemicals

Eating out exposes consumers to harmful chemicals

Adolescents who were high consumers of fast food and other food purchased outside the home had 55 per cent higher levels of phthlatates compared to those who only consumed food at home. Lead author Dr Julia Varshavsky, from the University of California at Berkeley, said: "Pregnant women, children and teens are more vulnerable to the toxic effects of hormone-disrupting chemicals, so it's important to find ways to limit their exposures". Consulte Mais Informação

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Why Atiku Should Be Given A Chance In 2019 - Lagos Lawmaker

Why Atiku Should Be Given A Chance In 2019 - Lagos Lawmaker

The event had in attendance Gbenga Daniel, former governor of Ogun state; Okwesilieze Nwodo, former chairman of the PDP; and Michael Aondoakaa, former attorney-general. He stated that prior to Atiku's visit, he had received former Jigawa State Governor, Sule Lamido. He urged PDP presidential aspirants to contest within acceptable limits, as the race was not a do-or-die affair but a movement to oust the APC. Consulte Mais Informação

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Electricity tariffs to increase by average of 2.8% from April to June

Electricity tariffs to increase by average of 2.8% from April to June

The commission has reduced electricity prices by Rs 1 per unit - from Rs 4 to Rs 3 per unit for domestic power consumption of up to 200 units per month. This translates to an average increase in monthly electricity bill of $2.20, according to SP Group. Delhi is the first state to reduce electricity tariffs; it is the one that has revised power prices for 2018-19 in the last three months as compared to other states. Consulte Mais Informação

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Locais dos quatro casos confirmados são apontados — Sarampo

Locais dos quatro casos confirmados são apontados — Sarampo

Até o momento, 58 casos de sarampo foram noticficados em Manaus . Além das crianças, adultos até 49 anos podem se vacinar nos postos públicos. Todos os casos confirmados são da zona Norte de Manaus . A ação, que segue até este sábado (31), será realizada das 13h às 22h. O foco agora são crianças a partir de seis meses até os 5 anos, porém a vacina está disponível para quaisquer pessoas que busque os postos de vacinação existentes nas UBSs. Consulte Mais Informação

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Man has 30 pound tumor removed

Man has 30 pound tumor removed

He tells,"I thought they literally left stuffing and tools in me from surgery". Daly convinced a doctor at New York's Lenox Hill Hospital to perform a cat scan even after his insurance company rejected the request. Because these tumors can spread to surrounding tissues or organs in the body, they are considered malignant. "It's another thing to actually have it in your hands", said Daly's surgeon, Dr. Consulte Mais Informação

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Distraught Smith breaks down as he accepts blame for cheat scandal

Brands Inc, owner of fast food chain KFC, a Cricket Australia sponsor, said it was "pleased that Cricket Australia has dealt with this incident swiftly for the benefit of the game and its fans" without commenting further. I know I will regret this for the rest of my life. "I need to take a deep breath and spend time with my family, friends and trusted advisers". "I'm the captain of the Australian team, it's on my watch and I take responsibility for the actions of what happened last ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Washington Governor Signs Legislation Protecting LGBTQ Youth From Dangerous

Washington Governor Signs Legislation Protecting LGBTQ Youth From Dangerous "Conversion Therapy"

Among those liberal priorities was a statewide ban on conversion therapy, which passed the Senate earlier this year. Gov. Jay Inslee signed the legislation banning the debunked and unsafe practice on Wednesday. It was considered a fait accompli, but Washington State Gov. Jay Inslee made it official with his signature on Wednesday: conversion therapy is now banned in the Evergreen State. Consulte Mais Informação

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Diabetes Alert Day: Know your risk for Type 2 Diabetes

Diabetes Alert Day: Know your risk for Type 2 Diabetes

Take the Type 2 Diabetes Risk Test here. If you find that you're at risk for diabetes, there are three different tests your doctor can give you to diagnosis it. Over the course of a year, a coach will help you eat healthy, increase your physical activity and develop new habits. Participants learn about diabetes risks, nutrition, weight management, how to properly manage medications and much more. Consulte Mais Informação

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