With rise in population and increased chances of world suffering from hunger, the U. N. Food and Agriculture Organization have come up with a report revealing about the next best food option.
It is none other than entomophagy, which is consumption of insects. Though the topic may shock a number of people, it has been seen that many people do eat insects in countries like Thailand and South Korea.
According to a study, alcoholics who smoke suffer more problems related to their memory, ability to think quickly, efficiently and problem-solving skills. The study observed the interactive effects of smoking status and age on neurocognition in one-month-abstinent alcohol dependent individuals in treatment.
An independent investigation has been launched by Manitoba Health after allegations against the leadership of a group of Winnipeg personal care homes. Health Minister Theresa Oswald said that there were allegations of financial mismanagement, allegations of intimidation and some allegations of nepotism.
Dr Sam Coulter Smith, master of the Rotunda Hospital, has raised concerns about one of the clause in the proposed legislation for abortion. The legislation proposes that on the grounds of suicidal intent, pregnancy termination should be given.
It has been generally seen that people often give an excuse of consuming extra by saying that a particular product is low fat or healthy. Recently, a research has been carried out by Safefood, Ireland nutritional awareness body.
Breathing motor vehicle emissions is not good for health, reveals a study published in the journal Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis and Vascular Biology.
The study, which has been carried out by group of researchers from different institutions, has revealed that inhaling of motor vehicle emissions brings change in high-density lipoprotein (HDL) cholesterol.