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Donald Trump warns United Nations envoys on Iran's 'destabilising' efforts

Donald Trump warns United Nations envoys on Iran's 'destabilising' efforts

The ambassadors had lunch with President Donald Trump, who urged the council to take steps to counter "Iran's destabilising activities" in the Middle East. The missile was shot down and caused no casualties. But Iran's foreign minister Javad Zarif took to Twitter today to dismiss the missile display as "fake news", calling it a "Trump & Co.


Flour fortified with folic acid could reduce birth defects, study finds

Flour fortified with folic acid could reduce birth defects, study finds

Anencephaly and spina bifida (collectively referred to as neural tube defects) are serious and relatively common birth defects , affecting one in every 500-1,000 pregnancies . But Prof. Wald and his team in London concluded there is no need for the 1mg a day upper limit as high doses of folic acid do not lead to neurological damage.


DMX Back to Jail for Failing Drug Tests

DMX Back to Jail for Failing Drug Tests

The rehab program in question was the result of X's ongoing tax evasion case in which he faces up to five years in prison. As fans definitely know, the 47-year-old man, whose real name is Earl Simmons was arrested a few times in the past.


Study Warns Disrupted Sleep Cycles Could Be Linked To Alzheimer's

Study Warns Disrupted Sleep Cycles Could Be Linked To Alzheimer's

Alzheimer's disease , which is the sixth leading cause of death among adults in the U.S., is hard to spot in the early stages because symptoms don't appear until later. And some had both scans and spinal fluid testing. Most of the participants had relatively normal sleep cycles, and 139 had no signs of amyloid protein buildup.


Brain pacemaker could help cure Alzheimer's

Brain pacemaker could help cure Alzheimer's

The surgery involves drilling holes in the skull and implanting thin electrical wires into the frontal lobes of the brains. DBS is already helping hundreds of thousands of patients with Parkinson's disease to overcome symptoms of tremor, but its use in Alzheimer's is still very experimental.