It seems like an amusing ailment: the major visible symptom is nodding a lot while you eat. Hell, I know plenty of healthy people that do that. But this new disease is spreading fast in Africa, and claiming lives as it goes. More »
Every year, a bacterial infection affects 3 to 5 million people — most of them children — and kills more than 100,000 people.And experts are now saying a vaccine that's been around for years could help save some of those lives.The bacteria, V. cholerae , is most often carried in food and water that when ingested can lead to diarrhea, severe dehydration, and in some cases death.
As far as historic nicknames go, Typhoid Mary and Typhoid Joe are probably not the most flattering. But now it seems that there may be a whole bunch of Dengue Mary and Joes to keep them company. A study with kids in Cambodia is the first to examine the transmission of dengue virus from asymptomatic but infected humans into mosquitoes.
to politics to business, entertainment, quizzes, viral videos, trending stories, and more.Got a lot of time in your hands? Literally, you might be holding your smartphone for hours once you download the latest BuzzFeed app for Android and the recently launched BuzzFeed NEWS app. The internet news media site is more fun to explore on its own official app.
If you’re a fan of the show, you know by now that the so-called prequel — more aptly described as a companion series — to The Walking Dead will be premiering this month, and it’ll be called Fear the Walking Dead . That show has been progressively teased, starting first with what seemed to be a very lackluster teaser .
The essence of a healthy diet is a bit of a mystery. Everyone knows that a diet full of plant foods—fruits, vegetables, and nuts—is good for you, as it can lower the risk of cancer, cardiovascular disease, and other ailments. But scientists, being scientists, want to know the exact reason, and they have long eyed antioxidants.
Rumour claims Apple is working on new Apple Watch bands with more health sensors.Apple Watch Bands with New Built-In Sensors Possible for 2016, Claims Rumour is a post from: iPhone in Canada Blog - Canada's #1 iPhone Resource
Microsoft is sending out notices to users of its MSN apps that some of them will be discontinued soon.Microsoft to Kill MSN Health & Fitness, Travel and Food & Drink Apps is a post from: iPhone in Canada Blog - Canada's #1 iPhone Resource
This week we gave you twice as many reviews as we normally do, so if you’ve not had a chance to read them all, this list is for you. Just click through to see the full listing of all the news and reviews that we posted this past week. Enjoy!
Every could of years, it would seem, Google opts to update their main "Google" logo - that time has come again. This year Google is working to become a whole lot more modern, cutting out the serifs and going super flat. This version of the logo retains the colors from the past couple of schemes, while changing the lettering relatively drastically.
Was it the cilantro? The tomatoes? Maybe some bad meat? The culprit behind a multi-state foodborne illness outbreak linked to Chipotle Mexican Grill restaurants in the Northwest may never be identified.
A new app coming this fall aims to make people healthier by offering rewards points.B.C., Feds to Spend $7.5M to Launch ‘Carrot Rewards’ App for Healthy Living is a post from: iPhone in Canada Blog - Canada's #1 iPhone Resource
On July 6, Bill McDermott, the chief executive of one of the world’s largest software companies, fell down the stairs at his brother’s house. He awoke in a pool of blood.Mr. McDermott was holding a drinking glass when he fell, and it shattered and entered his face, leaving a vertical scar from above his left eye to below his ear.
Since Apple introduced its ResearchKit software in March, scientists at leading medical schools across the country have written apps to study asthma, Parkinson’s disease, autism, epilepsy, melanoma, breast cancer and other ailments.
The new, simply titled Need for Speed (out this week on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One) is as close as you're going to get to an art-house, video game version of The Fast and the Furious. The series has had players recreating cop chases from movies since 1998's Hot Pursuit , but this is the first time the game actually feels filmic.
Starting in the fall, iPhone and iPad owners will notice yet another new Apple app on their iPhone called News . It's a curated-news service that serves up stories and media from various news organizations and packages them into a beautiful magazine-style interface. The idea isn't revolutionary.
Also included are several mysterious black squares. They’re sticky on one side, and magnetic on the other. The idea is to give your maximum traction for your smart devices.I usually tote an iPad and my iPhone with me around the house, looking for a comfortable place to read. I also reference cookbooks every so often, with no clever way to hold them up.
IBM is adding medical images to the health data its Watson artificial-intelligence can mine to help doctors make diagnoses.The big technology company announced on Thursday morning that it was buying Merge Healthcare, a medical-imaging software company, for $1 billion.