• Flu shot linked to preventing heart attacks
Flu shot linked to preventing heart attacks

This is the first time in 15 flu seasons all states have reported widespread flu activity in the same week, according to the CDC. No appointments are needed to receive a flu shot at any county health department. Additionally, the vaccine effectiveness for A (H3N2) has generally been lower than other strains. Its estimated overall effectiveness ...

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  • There is No Difference Between Low-fat and Low-carb Diets
There is No Difference Between Low-fat and Low-carb Diets

Over the course of a year, researchers monitored participant progress, logging information about weight, body composition, baseline insulin levels and how many grams of fat or carbohydrate they consumed daily. Similarly, a few women whose DNA did not "match" went through a divorce or other upheaval, ate for emotional comfort, gained weight, and...

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  • 5.9 magnitude quake shakes Oaxaca, Mexico - USGS
5.9 magnitude quake shakes Oaxaca, Mexico - USGS

The 7.2 magnitude quake which hit Mexico on Friday will not trigger a pay out from the World Bank's new vehicle 118 - 119 cat bond issued earlier this month. Oaxaca state authorities opened shelters for those affected, and almost 6,000 soldiers and federal police were deployed to help with the emergency response.

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  • New objective blood test could diagnose autism in children
New objective blood test could diagnose autism in children

Using an algorithm to sift through the data, the team said their results were better than any method now available to detect ASD, being up to about 90 percent accurate. It is thought that genetic causes are behind one third of ASD cases, with a combination of other factors - environmental factors, mutations, and rare genetic variants - behind the...

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  • Florida's GOP Governor on Gun Laws: 'Everything's on the Table'
Florida's GOP Governor on Gun Laws: 'Everything's on the Table'

One of the most powerful voices to come out during the aftermath of Florida's school shooting is Lori Alhadeff, whose 14-year-old daughter Alyssa was among the 17 victims killed in the attack. Wearing a white dress reminiscent of the one made famous by Marilyn Monroe in The Seven Year Itch , the first lady looked steely in the camera's glare a...

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  • AJ McCarron: Where will the new free agent wind up?
AJ McCarron: Where will the new free agent wind up?

By keeping him on the NFI list for the maximum duration they're allowed to before placing him on the active roster, the Bengals not only prevented McCarron from counting 2014 as an accrued season towards free agency, but they were also able to pay him less.

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  • Two Bronx men arrested in terror scheme
Two Bronx men arrested in terror scheme

Attorney in the Southern District of NY. After the resignation, Tyler Toro returned Christian Toro's school-issued laptop, where a technical specialist found a copy of the " Explosives Book", a text that provides instructions for manufacturing explosive devices, according to the complaint .

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  • Kejriwal's anniversary ad stuck over 'seen and unseen forces' reference
Kejriwal's anniversary ad stuck over 'seen and unseen forces' reference

Addressing a gathering here on the third anniversary of the inauguration of his government, Kejriwal said separate fund would be earmarked for the objective in the upcoming budget. "Many hurdles came but we fought for your rights and my biggest strength is you, " Mr Kejriwal tweeted. "Delhi is becoming a victim of dirty politics and I am sure that ...

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  • Arrested Indian Mujahideen terrorist had found love in Nepal
Arrested Indian Mujahideen terrorist had found love in Nepal

Khan had also helped put together bombs that went off in between 2007 and 2008 in Delhi, Ahmedabad, Uttar Pradesh and Jaipur. The Batla House encounter took place six days after the serial blasts in Delhi's Pahargang, Barakhamaba Raod, Cannuaght Place, Grater Kailash and Govindpuri in which 30 people died while 100 injured.

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  • North London derby: Gunners receive three injury boosts
North London derby: Gunners receive three injury boosts

Despite early talk of a curse, Tottenham's recent record at the national stadium is also very impressive. Although this loss came in the reverse fixture at the Emirates this season, they are still tipped to avoid defeat at odds of (1.28).

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