Tag archive for ‘risk’
By admin On Sunday, November 17th, 2019
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Vaping wrecks immune cell function, increases infection risk

A new study published in the Journal Cell Physiology shows that e-cigarettes have toxic effects on neutrophils function, making them a threat to human health by increasing the likelihood of infection with Gram-negative More...

By admin On Sunday, November 17th, 2019
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Dementia risk perception vis-a-vis actual action among Americans

A study has shown that one in two Americans between age 50 and 64 years is aware of the risk of development of dementia with age but only 5 percent are actually visiting their healthcare providers to seek preventive More...

By admin On Friday, November 15th, 2019
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HIV-exposed but uninfected individuals at risk of obesity and asthma-like symptoms

Adolescents and young adults who were born to mothers with HIV but remained uninfected themselves still face a greatly heightened risk of obesity and asthma-like symptoms, researchers from Massachusetts General More...

By admin On Thursday, November 14th, 2019
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Strong quake hits Indonesia sea; local tsunami risk reported

A strong earthquake hit off the Indonesian coast in the Molucca Sea early Friday, creating the risk of tsunami in nearby areas. The U.S. Geological Survey reported More...

By admin On Thursday, November 14th, 2019
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Medicines pose global environmental risk, experts warn

There are growing fears that the unchecked use of antibiotics in both medicine and agriculture will have adverse effects on the environment and on human health Residues from More...

By admin On Thursday, November 14th, 2019
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Researchers develop, test new blood assay that predicts patients at risk of death from sepsis

After decades of little or no progress, biomedical researchers are finally making some headway at detecting and treating sepsis, a deadly medical complication that sends a surge of pathogenic infection through More...

By admin On Thursday, November 14th, 2019
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Airtel Q2 results: Airtel flags ‘going concern’ risk after big Q2 loss; key takeaways

Bharti Airtel on Thursday reported its biggest quarterly losses at Rs 23,044 crore for the quarter ended September 30, affected by Rs 28,450 crore provisions towards adjusted gross revenue (AGR) dues. The AGR More...

By admin On Thursday, November 14th, 2019
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Climate change poses ‘lifelong’ child health risk

Credit: CC0 Public Domain Climate change will damage the health of an entire generation unless there are immediate cuts to fossil fuel emissions, from a rise in deadly infectious More...

By admin On Thursday, November 14th, 2019
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People who are illiterate may have greater risk of developing dementia

New research has found that people who are illiterate, meaning they never learned to read or write, may have nearly three times greater risk of developing dementia than people who can read and write. The study More...

By admin On Wednesday, November 13th, 2019
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gold price today: Gold rises as trade uncertainty hurts risk appetite

Gold prices gained on Wednesday on lack of clarity on the U.S.-China trade negotiations, keeping markets wary about the tariff war’s toll on the health of the global economy. Spot gold had risen 0.6% to More...