Drinking Beer In Moderation Lowers Women’s Risk Of Heart Attack


As more and more research comes out in support of moderate beer consumption, we can only hope that people have a firm understanding of the word “moderation.” A recent study conducted by researchers from the Sahlgrenska Academy at the University of Gothenburg has found that women who drink beer in moderation are at a 30 percent lower risk for a heart attack compared to women who drink beer heavily and women who don’t drink beer at all. Continue reading

Avoidable risk factors take an increasing toll on health worldwide


A wide range of avoidable risk factors to health – ranging from air pollution to poor diets to unsafe water – account for a growing number of deaths and a significant amount of disease burden, according to a new analysis of 79 risks in 188 countries. Continue reading

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Bullied kid, writes song about his own experience

Leondre and Charlie (Bars & Melody)’s very inspiring song from a real life experience. This performance was so Amazing Simon Cowell hits the golden buzzer! These 2 spectacular kids inspire all the people that get bullied and to never to give up. Continue reading

Childhood bullying can cause problems decades later


Years after the psychological sting of frequent bullying, researchers say the effects can extend to lower levels of education, physical and cognitive health problems, and poor social functioning. Continue reading

Vatican Official Condemns Brittany Maynard’s Assisted Suicide

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The Vatican has condemned cancer patient Brittany Maynard’s decision to end her life, describing assisted suicide as an “absurdity”.

Ms Maynard, a vocal campaigner for the death with dignity movement, had been diagnosed with an aggressive malignant brain tumour on New Year’s Day and given six months to live.

The 29-year-old died in Oregon on Saturday after taking a life-ending drug legally prescribed by her doctor. Continue reading

Αιμορραγικός πυρετός από ιό Ebola


Το Φεβρουάριο 2014 ανακοινώθηκε επιδημία ιογενούς αιμορραγικού πυρετού από ιό Ebola στη Γουινέα της Δυτικής Αφρικής. Μέχρι τις 19 Οκτώβρη είχαν αναφερθεί  9.936 επιβεβαιωμένα κρούσματα συμπεριλαμβανομένων 4.877 θανάτων, στην ευρύτερη αυτή περιοχή της Αφρικανικής Ηπείρου. Continue reading

Ο ΠΟΥ συνεδριάζει με αντικείμενο την επιδημία του Έμπολα και τα μέτρα που θα πρέπει να ληφθούν σε διεθνές επίπεδο

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Η Επιτροπή Επειγόντων Περιστατικών του Διεθνούς Υγειονομικού Κανονισμού (ΔΥΚ) του Παγκόσμιου Οργανισμού Υγείας (ΠΟΥ) συνεδριάζει σήμερα και αύριο στη Γενεύη με αντικείμενο την επιδημία του αιμορραγικού πυρετού Έμπολα, ώστε να κρίνει εάν η επιδημία αυτή συνιστά “επείγον περιστατικό για τη δημόσια υγεία διεθνούς ενδιαφέροντος”. Η Επιτροπή θα ανακοινώσει τις αποφάσεις της την Παρασκευή, σε συνέντευξη Τύπου. Continue reading


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