More evidence on vitamin D and MS risk10/06/2015 12:05Research has uncovered a link between having low vitamin D and the development of multiple sclerosis.The researchers measured the vitamin D levels - as determined by 25-hydroxyvitamin D concentrations - of 2,347 individuals who were part of the worldwide Multiple Sclerosis Genetics Consortium study, the largest genetic association study to date for MS, which includes 14,498 people with MS and 24,091 healthy controls...
Mother Teresa's 105th birth anniversary observed10/06/2015 12:05Despite scaling the biggest of achievements, Mother Teresa remained the most humble being one could have known. Had she been alive today she would have been 105 years old, but unfortunately she died at the age of 81years. She was born to an Albanian family in Macedonia.On the occasion of 105th birth anniversary of the most loved, kind-hearted and gentle soul to ever breathe on the planet - Mother Teresa, we put down few of the quotes that are not inspiring but also thought provoking...
CDC Confirms 11 Cases of Human Plague in US10/06/2015 12:05There have been 11 cases of human plague in the U.S. since April, according to a report released Tuesday by the Centers For Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).This comes after an unusually high number of cases of the plague nationwide.At least for now, specialists can't say why so many plague cases have occurred in the US this year...
Clayton celebrates 'huge' Novo Nordisk expansion10/06/2015 12:05The company's Clayton plant, which makes insulin products, employs 719 people.A leading global manufacturer of insulin and related diabetes treatment products, Denmark-based Novo Nordisk employs 39,700 people across 75 countries.Novo Nordisk will also receive significant local incentives for its latest project...
Contact Lens Wearers: Watch Out for Water (and other things), says CDC10/06/2015 12:05However, once he finally went to the Cincinnati Eye Institute and doctors got a look at his eye, they told him that he had a bacterial infection which was attacking his cornea, quickly destroying it.In the CDC press release researchers claim that more than 99 percent of survey respondents reported at least one risky behavior regarding contacts...