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Cancer-hit women to be given IVF and adoption guidance

Cancer-hit women to be given IVF and adoption guidance

REPORT: Dr Gabriel Scally Cancer-hit women to be given IVF and adoption guidance Independent.ie The health service and the Department of Health will help women harmed by the CervicalCheck crisis with guidance on adoption. https://www.independent.ie/irish-news/health/cancerhit-women-to-be-given-ivf-and-adoption-guidance-37320460.html https://www.independent.ie/irish-news/article37320459.ece/ccc61/AUTOCROP/h342/2018-09-16_iri_44130407_I1.JPG Email The health service and the Department of Health will help women harmed by the CervicalCheck crisis with guidance […]

Astronomers: the Earth is approaching a “death ray”

Astronomers: the Earth is approaching a “death ray”

Researchers are scared of the unknown nature of the huge amounts of energy, which rushed towards the planet. Astronomers from Princeton University, observing the processes in space found that the Earth is approaching a “death ray”, which consists of electromagnetic and gravitational waves, radio waves, gamma rays and x-rays, United in a single beam. According […]

Hundreds 'Walk to End Alzheimer's' in Troy

Hundreds 'Walk to End Alzheimer's' in Troy

TROY —  Hundreds of people of all ages ‘Walked to End Alzheimer’s’ Saturday morning in Miami County. Many gathered at the Troy Courthouse Square to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer’s care, support and research. This walk is sponsored by the Alzheumer’s Association Miami Valley Chapter. OTHER NEWS: Thousands show up to Hispanic Heritage Festival in […]

NOAA scaling back efforts to find young orca J50

NOAA scaling back efforts to find young orca J50

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) is scaling back their search for Southern Resident orca J50 days after the young whale was presumed dead by the Center for Whale Research (CRW). Michael Milstein, public affairs officer for NOAA, said on Friday that crews had searched all the areas they can at this point. Unless […]

Bad year for birds with West Nile in Pennsylvania

Bad year for birds with West Nile in Pennsylvania

Officials said higher-than-usual numbers of virus cases have been observed, likely due to more mosquitoes caused by wetter weather. An emaciated hawk sits on the ground, lethargic, not flying away when approached, its head held at an odd angle. Wildlife rehabilitator Carol Holmgren said someone seeing a bird exhibiting such symptoms should be aware that […]

VIDEO OF THE DAY: Curiosity Surveys a Mystery Under Dusty Skies On Mars

VIDEO OF THE DAY: Curiosity Surveys a Mystery Under Dusty Skies On Mars

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A lifetime spent saving children

A lifetime spent saving children

A lifetime spent saving children  The Advertiser City commemorates Childhood Cancer Month  Independent Online Health talks at Prince Court Medical Centre  The Sun Daily Full coverage Source link

Even one piece of plastic can kill a sea turtle, study finds

Even one piece of plastic can kill a sea turtle, study finds

A healthy green sea turtle shown off North Stradbroke Island in Australia.(Photo: Kathy Townsend, University of Sunshine Coast) Even just one piece of plastic is enough to increase the odds a sea turtle could die from eating it, says a study from Australia. Researchers from the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization analyzed nearly 1,000 […]

This nifty flying robot can hover, bank, and turn as deftly as a fruit fly

This nifty flying robot can hover, bank, and turn as deftly as a fruit fly

Enlarge / The Delfly Nimble robot hovers in front of its creator, Matej Karasek of Delft University Technology. Henri Werij, TU Delft Flying insects like bees, dragonflies, and fruit flies can perform impressive aerodynamic feats, particularly when seeking to evade predators or the swatting motion of a human hand. Now Dutch scientists have built a […]

The Amount of Older Americans Using Marijuana Is Getting, Um, Higher

The Amount of Older Americans Using Marijuana Is Getting, Um, Higher

Marijuana is apparently booming among, well, boomers. Specifically, marijuana use is becoming more prevalent among Americans over 50, according to a new study in the journal Drug and Alcohol Dependence. The study analyzed survey responses from more than 17,000 adults over 50 and found that roughly 9% of American adults ages 50 to 64 used […]