Dry Eye Disease and Diabetes: New Study Reveals Scale of Issue and need for Screening
The Conversation Diabetes is a debilitating health condition which is expected to reach epidemic proportions in the next 20 years.Read more.
What’s 740 sq km in Size, Flies 400 km a Day, and Eats more Food than 25 Camels?
Jennifer Bell DUBAI: It is considered one of the world’s most dangerous pests due to its ability to reproduce rapidly,Read more.
Canada Appeals Court Upholds Landmark Tobacco Ruling
AFP MONTREAL: Quebec’s appeals court on Friday upheld a historic ruling ordering three tobacco firms to pay Can$15.5 billion ($11.6Read more.
Weekend Lie-ins ‘Do not Make Up for Sleep Deprivation’
BBC Weekend lie-ins do not make up for being sleep-deprived during the week, a study suggests. Researchers took two groupsRead more.
America’s Newest Crew Capsule Rockets toward Space Station
AP The only passenger was a life-size test dummy, named Ripley after the lead character in the “Alien” movies. SpaceXRead more.
Easter Islanders Seek outside Help for Iconic Statues ‘Leprosy’
Reuters EASTER ISLAND, Chile: In just 100 years, the emblematic stone sculptures that guard the coastline of Easter Island couldRead more.
Boeing Unveils Unmanned Combat Jet Developed in Australia
Reuters AVALON, Australia: Boeing Co. on Wednesday unveiled an unmanned, fighter-like jet developed in Australia and designed to fly alongsideRead more.
New Cancer-causing Toxin Found in Recalled Blood Pressure Pills
Reuters WASHINGTON: US health regulators said on Friday a third cancer-causing toxin was found in some blood pressure pills recalledRead more.
China Eyes Bans for Rogue Scientists after Gene-editing Uproar
AFP BEIJING: China has drafted new rules for biotechnology research, including fines and bans for rogue scientists, after a ChineseRead more.