Medicina

Idade pode revelar o quanto de sexo você faz, aponta pesquisa

Idade pode revelar o quanto de sexo você faz, aponta pesquisa

Concluíram os investigadores que pessoas entre os 19 e 29 anos têm uma média de 112 encontros sexuais por ano, o que equivale a dois encontros por semana. Cerca de 64% delas disseram que a confiança veio com a idade . O número de vezes que fazemos sexo depende de vários fatores: se temos ou não um parceiro, se esse parceiro é fixo ou não, se há tempo e lugar para o ato sexual e assim vai. Consulte Mais Informação

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One child a day referred for neglect in Sussex

One child a day referred for neglect in Sussex

The NSPCC said it dealt with almost 19,500 calls and emails from concerned adults in 2016/17 - the highest number of child neglect reports it has handled in a year. There were a further 78 contacts where advice was provided about a child possibly facing neglect in Scotland during 2016/17. UK-wide, the NSPCC Helpline made 16,882 referrals to children's services or the police in 2016/17, the equivalent to 46 a day. Consulte Mais Informação

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Olamide : Nigerian government bans rapper's 'Wo', 9ice's 'Living things', Davido's 'If'

Olamide : Nigerian government bans rapper's 'Wo', 9ice's 'Living things', Davido's 'If'

It is not clear what about Davido's songs may have called for their ban by the National Broadcasting Corporation but this gesture shows the NBC's resolve to sanitise the lyrical content and visuals of Nigerian music. "The public is informed of the unsafe public health content and violation of Tobacco Control Act 2015 in "Wo" by Olamide #ClearTheAir", the ministry said. Consulte Mais Informação

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Capacity expansion of IGIA soon: DIAL

Capacity expansion of IGIA soon: DIAL

Currently, airline companies such as IndiGo, GoAir and SpiceJet operate from T1. The Delhi International Airport Limited (DIAL), a major stakeholder, has also said that the sooner the operations are split, the better it will be. However, there is no clarity on which airlines will move to T2 and flights to which destination will operate from here. The Delhi airport operator will expand the passenger handling capacity of two operational terminals, recommission operations at terminal 2 and ... Consulte Mais Informação

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High vitamin B intake increases lung cancer risk among men

High vitamin B intake increases lung cancer risk among men

Excessive doses of vitamin E, beta-carotene and folic acid (vitamin B9) have all been linked to increased cancer risk. For this study, Theodore Brasky, PhD, of the OSUCCC - James, and colleagues analyzed data from more than 77,000 patients participants in the VITamins And Lifestyle (VITAL) cohort study, a long-term prospective observational study created to evaluate vitamin and other mineral supplements in relation to cancer risk. Consulte Mais Informação

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Eye test could detect earliest signs of Alzheimer's

Eye test could detect earliest signs of Alzheimer's

The study, which was published Tuesday in JCI Insight , said a high definition eye scan was able to see the plaque in the retina, which correlated with the amount in the brain. Eye scan test could predict Alzheimer's years before symptoms occur, study says. Another recent study identified that a difficulty in identifying smells could also be an early sign of the disease, offering another non-invasive way to track the progression of the condition. Consulte Mais Informação

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UN Urges Iraq to take Better Care of IS Sex Abuse Victims

UN Urges Iraq to take Better Care of IS Sex Abuse Victims

The UN has urged better care for thousands of women and girls who survived sexual violence by the Islamic State militant group, the media reported on Tuesday. The women were sold and traded across the jihadists' self-proclaimed "caliphate" in Syria and Iraq. The U.N. report stressed that Baghdad was responsible under domestic and global law to prosecute the perpetrators and help ensure reparations for the victims. Consulte Mais Informação

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Boko Haram use of kids as 'human bombs' soars in 2017

Boko Haram use of kids as 'human bombs' soars in 2017

Unicef reports there have been 83 cases so far this year - four times as many as in the whole of last year. The use of children in this way is an atrocity. This includes providing social and economic reintegration support to the children and their families. There are 1.7 million people displaced by the insurgency in the northeast, 85 per cent of them in Borno State, where most of these attacks take place. Consulte Mais Informação

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Marvel's Inhumans gets seven new character posters

Marvel's Inhumans gets seven new character posters

Marvel's The Inhumans stars Anson Mount ( Hell on Wheels ) as Black Bolt, Serinda Swan ( Smallville ) as Medusa, Iwan Rhoen ( Game of Thrones ) as Maximus the Mad and Ken Leung ( LOST ) as Karnak, Eme Ikwuakor (Concussion ) as Gorgon, Isabelle Cornish ( Australia Day ) as Crystal, Mike Moh ( Empire ) as Triton, Sonya Balmores ( Beyond the Break ) as Auran, and Ellen Woglom ( Californication ). Consulte Mais Informação

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Woman Punches Herself, Screams After Watching Annabelle: Creation

Woman Punches Herself, Screams After Watching Annabelle: Creation

Emergency services were forced to use a wheelchair in order to remove her from the shopping centre, local news reports. The incident, which happened in Teresina, Brazil, led to the woman being taken to a hospital. A video surfaced on the social media claiming the 20-year-old girl go all insane after watching the late-night show of the new horror film. She says: "It was at the moment when the devil appeared". Consulte Mais Informação

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