Health

SC to continue hearing petitions on Aadhaar

SC to continue hearing petitions on Aadhaar

According to an NDTV report, the Andhra Pradesh government said that it adheres to the rules and regulations of the Aadhaar Act 2016 and the orders from the Hon'ble Courts in the context of data privacy. Buttressing his point, Dwivedi also drew the bench's attention to an app using which information had been procured on himself and his family. The judges- Justices A K Sikri and D Y Chandrachud lashed back at him saying that they had read up on the verdict which only recorded the submission ...


Mercer County Veteran Credits Smoke Detector Effort for Saving His Life

Mercer County Veteran Credits Smoke Detector Effort for Saving His Life

The Indiana Department of Homeland Security (IDHS) is proud to partner with the American Red Cross to promote fire safety. 2016 fire at David Rose's home in Mercer County. 2 NEWS and the American Red Cross are Sounding the Alarm to help keep you safe from fires. Those served by the program, according to Mani, seem to be either in a financial bind which made installation of a smoke detector hard to afford or they were oblivious and never gave fire protection much thought.


New study ranks Florida 8th among country's most aggressive drivers

New study ranks Florida 8th among country's most aggressive drivers

As bad as things are here in Florida, at least we weren't the worst state. That can cost individual motorists as much as an extra $477 per year in fuel costs. For comparison, drivers in No. 10-ranked Arizona went almost 10 minutes between such events. The GasBuddy survey analyzed trips taken using its app.


Reps summon Buhari, ask him to declare killer-herdsmen terrorists

Reps summon Buhari, ask him to declare killer-herdsmen terrorists

The House will also suspend legislative sittings for three days in solidarity with victims of the killings around the country. These resolutions followed the unanimous adoption of a motion under matters of urgent public importance moved by Rep Mark Gbillah (Benue-APC).


Leapfrog Group's Patient Safety Grades Show Improvement

Leapfrog Group's Patient Safety Grades Show Improvement

Across the country, 30 percent of hospitals received an A from Leapfrog, while 28 percent received a B, 35 percent received a C, 6 percent received a D, and 1 percent received an F. After five years of receiving a "C" grade, Hilton Head Hospital jumped up to a "B" in the latest rating. Munson Healthcare Manistee Hospital, which was ranked for the first time in the fall of 2017, maintained its C in the spring ranking.


Study links alcohol to premenstrual syndrome

Study links alcohol to premenstrual syndrome

Based on the global prevalence of alcohol drinking and their study findings, the Spanish researchers estimate that around one in 10 cases (11%) might be linked to alcohol intake. "Our results suggest that alcohol intake presents a moderate association with PMS risk", the authors write. "Furthermore, heavy drinking may be associated with four percent of the PMS cases in the world and over nine percent in Europe".