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New Yorkers' Nightmare: City Mice Are Carrying Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria

New Yorkers' Nightmare: City Mice Are Carrying Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria

Lead researcher Simon Williams, from Columbia University in New York City, said: "From tiny studios to penthouse suites, New York City apartments are continually invaded by house mice". Although the authors of the study can't say whether the bacterial strains they identified in the mice are contributing to human illness, they say the potential for mice to transmit these pathogens should be explored.


Leinster Express owner's horse pipped at the post in the Grand National

Leinster Express owner's horse pipped at the post in the Grand National

Tiger Roll was already firmly established as a yard favorite , having won for the third time at Cheltenham in March, this time landing the Cross-Country Chase. "There was no real lightbulb moment that we realised Gordon was going to turn himself into what he has done, when he won the National first time I was like 'who is he?'".


Sitting for too long may increase dementia risk, says study

Sitting for too long may increase dementia risk, says study

For the current study, the researchers recruited 35 people ages 45 to 75 years. They asked participants about their level of physical activity and the average number of hours they had sat in the previous week. With every hour of sitting every day, there was an observed reduction in brain density, inning accordance with the research study. Dr. Doug Brown, chief policy and research officer at Alzheimer's Society, added a statement that brain injuries were a "much smaller" contributory ...


HMD Global to Launch Nokia X, an Apple iPhone X Android Alternative

HMD Global to Launch Nokia X, an Apple iPhone X Android Alternative

There haven't even been any leaks/rumours about the device so far. If the Nokia X is indeed a mid-range smartphone, it is likely to be priced similarly to the Nokia 7 Plus in the Indian market. However, advertisements have started cropping up in China for a new, unreleased device, which everyone is calling the " Nokia X ". From feature phones like the Nokia 3310 (2017 ) to low-priced Android smartphones like the Nokia 1 and premium handsets like the Nokia 8 Sirocco , HMD has ...


Promising Hope For Lung Cancer Patients

Promising Hope For Lung Cancer Patients

The five key Principles for improving lung cancer outcomes have been well established: patient-centered care; timely access to evidence-based pathways of care; multidisciplinary care; co-ordination, communication and continuity of care; and data-driven improvements.


Trump to Welcome President of Nigeria to White House

Trump to Welcome President of Nigeria to White House

President Buhari further stated that the damage done to the Nigerian economy in the years of plunder has been massive, and that government was doing its best to recover some of the loot, yet noted that it was impossible to identify and recover all.