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Motorcycle passengers have higher head injury risks than motorcycle drivers

A study in the U.S has found that motorcycle passengers are less likely than drivers to wear helmets which increases their risk to suffer...

Nutritionists attract users to their food blogs by their credibility

Consumers like healthy eating blogs written by nutritionists who seem credible and who interact with their readers, a small study in Canada suggests. The researchers...

Kids who are physically active more likely to get better grades

Students who get extra physical activity may pay more attention in school and do better in subjects like reading and math, a research review...

Young people are not protecting themselves from STDs during oral sex – research

Adolescents and young adults regularly engage in oral sex but seldom use condoms to prevent the spread of sexually transmitted diseases, new research shows. That...

World gathers in Nairobi to tackle global menace of pollution

More than 4,000 Heads of State and government, Cabinet ministers, business leaders, United Nations officials and civil society representatives have gathered in Nairobi at...

Food safety is important for people with HIV or AIDS

Dec 1 was World’s AIDS day and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) wants to remind those living with HIV or AIDS about their resource...

These drones scatter mosquitoes to fight diseases such as malaria

Technology company WeRobotics are developing drones that scatter mosquitoes to help fight diseases such as malaria and Zika. Sterile male mosquitoes cannot produce offspring when...

Europe’s HIV epidemic growing at alarming rate, WHO warns

The number of people newly diagnosed with HIV in Europe reached its highest level in 2016 since records began, showing the region’s epidemic growing...

Three ways to cut risk of heart disease and stroke among obese people

Controlling blood pressure, serum cholesterol, and blood glucose may substantially reduce the risk of heart disease and stroke associated with being overweight or obese,...

The story of the 11-year old girl who won a US$ 25, 000 science...

Gitanjali Rao, a seventh grader from Colorado, is going places. She has been awarded the title of “America’s top young scientist” for designing a compact...