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Medicine Women are stronger than men, more likely to survive life threatening crisis
Author: 0 Women are stronger than men, more likely to survive life threatening crisis

Scientists at Duke University set out to measure the impact of starvation, disease and other hardships on mortality rates among human populations over the last 250 years. Another group of people living in Ireland in the 1840s famously starved when a potato blight caused widespread crop failure. They added: 'In all populations, they had lower mortality across nearly all ages, and, with the exception of one slave population, they lived longer on average than men.

Medicine Sleeping for longer leads to a healthier diet
Author: 0 Sleeping for longer leads to a healthier diet

On the other side, they also selected another 21 participants, but they did not get intervention in their sleep patterns , named that group as the control group. Participants kept sleep and food diaries and wore wrist motion sensors to detect how long they slept for. Previous studies have shown sleep deprivation can cause people to eat an extra 385 calories a day.

Medicine EPS for Merck & Co., Inc. (MRK) Expected At $0.94
Author: 0 EPS for Merck & Co., Inc. (MRK) Expected At $0.94

Truepoint Inc bought 4.41M shares as the company's stock rose 12.78% with the market. The institutional investor held 337,208 shares of the marine transportation company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $5.88 million, down from 366,660 at the end of the previous reported quarter.

Medicine INEC releases Timetabe for 2019 General Election
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The presidential and National Assembly elections will hold on same day on February 16, 2019, INEC said while briefing journalists on Tuesday. According to INEC Chairman, in 2019, it will conduct elections into 1,558 constituencies comprising "one presidential constituency, 29 governorship constituencies out of 36 (7 governorship elections are staggered and conducted off-cycle), 109 senatorial districts, 360 Federal Constituencies, 991 State Assembly constituencies, six Area Council ...

Medicine Majority who experiment with cigarettes go on to become smokers, study finds
Author: 0 Majority who experiment with cigarettes go on to become smokers, study finds

Lead researcher Professor Peter Hajek, from Queen Mary, said: "This is the first time that the remarkable hold that cigarettes can establish after a single experience has been documented". They said it confirmed the importance of stopping cigarette experimentation. There was also a large discrepancy in results between the surveys, with the conversion rate from trying cigarettes to daily smoker ranging from 50% in one of the U.S.

Medicine Hrithik Roshan Birthday special
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Fans of actor Hrithik Roshan got a special birthday surprise from the actor's father, filmmaker Rakesh Roshan , as he announced the next film in the Krrish franchise which will be released on Christmas 2020. While Kangana Ranaut and Vivek Oberoi essayed the role of the villain in Krrish 3 , Naseeruddin Shah played the antagonist's role in Krrish . Hrithik has featured in three instalments of Krrish , which started in 2006 as science fiction superhero film, directed, produced, and ...

Medicine Engineer James Damore fired for 'sexist' memo sues Google
Author: 0 Engineer James Damore fired for 'sexist' memo sues Google

James Damore, the former Google engineer who was sacked after distributing a memo questioning the company's diversity policies, filed a class-action lawsuit Monday claiming that the technology giant discriminates against white men and conservatives.

Medicine Samoa Joe suffers foot injury during Raw match
Author: 0 Samoa Joe suffers foot injury during Raw match

Joe defeated Rhyno last night on Raw , then announced he'd be in the Royal Rumble during an in-ring promo ... specifically setting his sights on John Cena . A lot of people will be very happy with this team-up, as both are considered to be WWE work horses who the fans wanted management to give all the championships to a long, long time ago.

Author: 0 Needham Issues an Upgrade on Applied Materials (NASDAQ:AMAT) Shares. What's Next?

Larkins Thomas F sold $1.54M worth of stock. (NASDAQ: AMAT ). Elm Advsrs Ltd Co stated it has 0.24% of its portfolio in Applied Materials, Inc . It has underperformed by 2.90% the S&P500. Diligent Invsts Ltd Llc accumulated 18,224 shares. Charter Co reported 0.22% stake. 348,477 are held by Cap Intll Ltd Ca. Amp Investors Ltd stated it has 207,487 shares or 0.02% of all its holdings.

Medicine Cam Newton embellished injury to buy time, Panthers admit
Author: 0 Cam Newton embellished injury to buy time, Panthers admit

The NFL and NFLPA on Monday launched an official review to determine whether the Panthers properly followed an updated concussion protocol with Newton during the team's NFC wild-card loss to the Saints . Under concussion protocol procedure, a player "who stumbles and/or falls to the ground when trying to stand, unrelated to an orthopaedic injury, should be sent directly to the locker room to undergo the standard locker room exam".

Medicine Happening Now: Buhari meets Ortom on herdsmen crisis
Author: 0 Happening Now: Buhari meets Ortom on herdsmen crisis

Mr. Buhari has been accused of condoning the killings by Fulani herdsmen because of his ethnicity. "The most unfortunate thing is that these things are happening when we have a retired military general as the President of the country and he can not do anything".

Medicine E. coli outbreak reaches MI; romaine lettuce suspected
Author: 0 E. coli outbreak reaches MI; romaine lettuce suspected

North of the border, 41 people between ages 3 and 85 have become sick with E. coli O157, according to the Public Health Agency of Canada . In addition to NY, the affected states are California, Connecticut, Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Nebraska, New Hampshire, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Virginia, Vermont and Washington state.

Medicine Trump signs order to improve mental health care for new vets
Author: 0 Trump signs order to improve mental health care for new vets

Surrounded by VA and Defense Department officials, Trump said the order was "a historic step to make sure veterans are taken care of in the proper manner". However, in 2017 the VA under Director Dr. David Shulkin opened up emergency mental health services for all former military members, including those with "other than honorable" discharges.

Medicine State's online Professional MBA program ranks in top 40
Author: 0 State's online Professional MBA program ranks in top 40

Western Illinois University has again been recognized by the U.S. News & World Report for offering some of the best online degree programs. Consequently, indicators like standardized test scores and high school class rankings that are used by the publication to rank brick-and-mortar colleges are not used to rank online programs.

Medicine AAP names elected to Rajya Sabha unopposed
Author: 0 AAP names elected to Rajya Sabha unopposed

They got "Certificate of Election" confirming their election by Returning Officer Nidhi Srivastava. Besides, AAP claimed Gupta had resigned from the post before filing his nomination. The Congress first stated that he was appointed a Trustee of the National Pension Scheme (NPS) Trust on March 30, 2015. Following the complaint, the Returning Officer had written a letter to Gupta.