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Liberia reports new Ebola cases

Aug 1 2014, 9:14am CDT | by IANS

Lagos, Aug 1 (IANS) The Liberian government has reported new Ebola cases as of July 28. Read more Aug 1 2014, 9:14am CDT
 
 

Japanese men's life expectancy over 80 years for first time

Aug 1 2014, 9:00am CDT | by IANS

Tokyo, Aug 1 (IANS/EFE) The life expectancy of Japanese men stood at 80.21 years in 2013, the first time that men have gone past the 80-year mark in the Asian country, according to the country's ministry of health... Read more Aug 1 2014, 9:00am CDT
 
 

Methane created mysterious Siberian crater: Study

Aug 1 2014, 5:52am CDT | by IANS

London, Aug 1 (IANS) The mysterious crater spotted in the frozen Yamal peninsula in Siberia earlier this month was probably caused by methane released as permafrost thawed, Russian researchers say. Read more Aug 1 2014, 5:52am CDT
 
 

Why some people can cope with short sleep

Aug 1 2014, 5:50am CDT | by IANS

New York, Aug 1 (IANS) Most people require seven to nine hours of sleep to have proper daytime functioning, but some people can function normally on less than six hours of sleep per night owing to a gene mutation, says... Read more Aug 1 2014, 5:50am CDT
 
 

Way to restore body's insulin producing ability

Aug 1 2014, 5:36am CDT | by IANS

New York, Aug 1 (IANS) There is good news for patients suffering from type-one diabetes as they may soon be able to do away with their daily insulin dose to manage their blood-sugar levels. Read more Aug 1 2014, 5:36am CDT
 
 

How flu virus infects host cells

Aug 1 2014, 5:32am CDT | by IANS

New York, Aug 1 (IANS) A new computer simulation shows how the flu virus attacks and infects host cells which may lead to new strategies to stop influenza and even Ebola, perhaps even a one-size-fits-all vaccine. Read more Aug 1 2014, 5:32am CDT
 
 

Samsung to launch two new smartphones

Aug 1 2014, 1:38am CDT | by IANS

Seoul, Aug 1 (IANS) Samsung Electronics will launch two new high-end smartphones in next six months. Read more Aug 1 2014, 1:38am CDT
 
 

Galaxy that acts as cosmic magnifying glass discovered

Jul 31 2014, 11:52pm CDT | by IANS

Washington, Aug 1 (IANS) Using NASA's Hubble Space Telescope, astronomers have unexpectedly discovered the most distant galaxy that acts as a cosmic magnifying glass. Read more Jul 31 2014, 11:52pm CDT
 
 

Watch your waistline for diabetes risk

Jul 31 2014, 10:28pm CDT | by IANS

London, Aug 1 (IANS) A British health report has warned that adults with a large waistline are five times more likely to develop type 2 diabetes. Read more Jul 31 2014, 10:28pm CDT
 
 

Now SEPA to facilitate euro payments

Jul 31 2014, 5:06pm CDT | by IANS

Brussels, Aug 1 (IANS) The European Commission said Thursday that the Single Euro Payments Area (SEPA) would become fully operational in all euro zone countries from Aug 1, 2014 onwards. Read more Jul 31 2014, 5:06pm CDT
 
 

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