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September 29, 2017 10:21 AM Symptoms of Dementia: Study Finds Inability to Smell Peppermint Linked to Disease

Updated | Alzheimer’s is the sixth leading cause of death in the United States, with an annual research budget of around $480 million, according to the Alzheimer’s Association. But the “holy grail” of contemporary dementia research is determining the risk factors that make people more likely to develop the disease, neurologist Ronald Petersen, who directs 121

September 29, 2017 7:00 AM World Heart Day 2017: 10 effective tips to keep your heart healthy forever

We all know the basics of a healthy heart, but some habits are such that we continue them without realizing that they are wreaking havoc on our hearts. Call it social pressure or negligence, the victim always is the heart. Heart pumps blood to our entire body and the significance of this cannot be undermined in any way. Also, most of us would know the increasing 140

September 28, 2017 9:24 AM World Rabies Day observed with theme Rabies: Zero by 30

World Rabies Day was observed on 28 September 2017. The theme for World Rabies Day is Rabies: Zero by 30. The day is annually celebrated to raise awareness about rabies prevention and to highlight progress in defeating the disease. The day’s theme sets the goal of reaching zero human deaths from canine rabies by the year 2030. At the global conference 118

September 26, 2017 2:04 PM The Stilt-Walking, Wall-Shattering, Girdle-Wearing Play of 'Wolfenstein II'

Hands-on with game's gadgets in New Orleans Tucked neatly into the bombastic encounters with Nazi soldiers - the over-the-top, hatchet-fueled takedowns, the ceaseless, rumbling gun spray – there is a sort of flow, a rhythm to Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus, which once discovered empowers your play. In July, I played through a section of the game that had me first 69

September 23, 2017 4:41 PM Study finds house-cleaning, walking to work, staves off death

PARIS, France (AFP) — One in 12 global deaths over a five-year period can be prevented through 30 minutes of physical activity — which can include house-cleaning or walking to work — five days a week, researchers said yesterday. “Being highly active (750 minutes a week) is associated with an even greater reduction,” according to a study published in The Lancet 116

September 23, 2017 6:22 AM VIDEO: OLLI celebrates homecoming of 2000km rhino expedition on World Rhino Day

Fittingly on World Rhino Day (22 September), the One Land Love It (OLLI) team, designated by Port Elizabeth businessman and rhino activist, Wayne Bolton; concluded their OLLI Frontier Rhino Ride Expedition at the Donkin Reserve on Friday afternoon. Bolton wheeled off on a 2000km mountain bicycle ride from Port Elizabeth, through Eastern Cape, to KwaZulu-Natal 113

September 23, 2017 12:12 AM Cleaning up from the quake, Mexico continues search for survivors and answers

JUDY WOODRUFF: As we reported earlier, the death toll in Tuesday’s earthquake in Mexico neared 300 today, as rain hampered rescue efforts in the capital, Mexico City. In a moment, William Brangham will have a look at how the city has sought to harden itself since the last big quake in 1985. So, William, what can you tell me about the rescue efforts of people 114

September 22, 2017 9:52 PM House cleaning, walking to work, staves off death: study

One in 12 global deaths over a five-year period can be prevented through 30 minutes of physical activity -- which can include house-cleaning or walking to work -- five days a week, researchers said Friday. "Being highly active (750 minutes a week) is associated with an even greater reduction," according to a study published in The Lancet medical journal 117

September 22, 2017 5:50 PM Will Nibiru hit Earth on September 23 2017? Will Planet X end the world TOMORROW?

It has been claimed Nibiru, a mystical planet from the beyond the fringes of the solar system, is heading towards Earth. Shock prophecies about the end of the world claim on September 23, Nibiru will appear in the skies to fulfil the biblical book of Revelations. It has been claimed the monstrous planet – 10 times the size of Earth – will cause widespread 101

September 22, 2017 2:13 PM Campaign brings awareness to breast cancer

Next Sunday kicks off Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Local health officials are hoping everyone will don their pink ribbons throughout the month of October in support of awareness efforts and the prevention of the disease. According to Luke Smith, public health educator for the Sampson County Health Department, the Pink Ribbon Campaign is held annually 113