March 21, 2018

Another reason to not smoke, drink: These habits may ruin your dental fillings

Indo Asian News Service From hindustantimes US researchers have found that fillings failed more often in patients who drank alcohol within two years of the dental procedure, while the overall filling failure rate was higher in men who smoked. If you drink or smoke you are not only damaging your teeth but also your dental fillings. […]

Football: FIFA corruption trial opens in New York

 AFP From World Soccer Talk New York (AFP) – It was the raid that changed the face of the world’s most popular sport. Swiss police swooped in on a five-star Zurich hotel at dawn, arresting seven soccer officials at US request. Two and a half years later, the only defendants detained in the United States […]

Kevin Spacey: Netflix severs ties amid sex assault allegations

From BBC Entertainment company Netflix has severed ties with Kevin Spacey, star of its House of Cards show, amid a number of sex assault allegations against him. Netflix said it would hold talks with the producers to see if production, which was suspended this week, could resume without Spacey. Netflix also said it would not […]

Cancer in populations of African Ancestry: studies of the African Caribbean Cancer Consortium

From Springer Link Authors Authors and affiliations Camille Ragin Elizabeth Blackman Robin Roberts Raleigh Butler Samuel Gathere Darron Halliday Kimlin Ashing Among all non-communicable diseases, cancer is the second cause of death worldwide. Although some cancers are preventable [1, 2, 3] and treatable and even curable, cancer remains the most common cause of death among populations of African Ancestry worldwide [4, 5]. […]

Did Tom Petty’s rocker lifestyle shorten his life?

By Charlotte Libov From Newsmax Tom Petty’s punishing lifestyle on the road probably contributed to the legendary rocker’s early death, a top heart-health expert says.“The surest way to shorten your life is to be a rock star,” renowned cardiologist Dr. Chauncey Crandall tells Newsmax Health. The 66-year-old front man for Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers […]

The ‘world’s first’ sand hostel is accommodation made of well, you can guess

BY JOHNNY LIEU From Mashable At this place, the last thing you can do is complain about the sand in your shoes. The world’s first sand hostel has opened up on the beaches of the Gold Coast, Australia, allowing guests to stay over and admire the sand beneath their toes. Uh, did we mention there’s […]

Best celebrity Emmy looks

The 33 best — and worst — celebrity looks at the Emmys Part1 By Chloe Pantazi, INSIDER From Business Insider Celebrities turned up to the Emmys in style.Frazer Harrison/Getty Images and Dan Steinberg/Invision/AP The 69th Primetime Emmy Awards are a monumental event in the entertainment world, honoring the best TV performances of the year. For […]

Daring dresses 3

The 33 most daring dresses celebrities have ever worn Part 3 By Kim Renfro and Chloe Pantazi, INSIDER From Business Insider Celebrities often push the boundaries of fashion on the red carpet, from wearing dresses designed like a swan’s body to outfits made entirely from recycled bottles. But a bigger trend that began taking off […]

Olwomen story of the week

25 Flower Girl Dresses for Less Part 4 By Jenny Smith Price always matters in choosing an article and sometimes it even bars your way to materialize your wish. However, this collection of flower girl dresses for less provides you an immense opportunity to get the best pick of the year in surprisingly low prices. […]

Live up: The Caribbean Media Alliance receives regional award

The Executive Director of LIVE UP: The Caribbean Media Alliance, Dr. Allyson Leacock, has received the Pan Caribbean Partnership against HIV and AIDS (PANCAP), ‘Champions for Change’ Leadership Award for championing the HIV response in the Caribbean. Dr. Leacock was recognised for her leadership over the last 10 years of a coalition of 112 Media […]