September 23, 2020

Scientists identify new organ hiding in the human abdomen

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From Wn.com Irish scientists have identified a new organ hiding in plain sight inside the human body, The Independent reports.. Known as the mesentery, it was previously thought to be just a few fragmented structures in the digestive system. Now, scientists have realized it is in fact one, continuous organ. Although its function is still unclear, the discovery opens up “a […]

The Pros and cons of back surgery

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From Wn.com When you consult any doctor and decide to have a back surgery, probably your doctor will first try to help you with some medication and exercise. Where surgery is a painful procedure and demands a lot of rest, it also has some befits. Here are some pros and cons of back surgery that […]

Beer market is expected to reach $688.4 billion, globally, by 2020

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From WN Global Beer Market is expected to garner$688.4 billion by 2020, registering a CAGR of 6% over the forecast period, 2015-2020, according to new research published by Allied Market Research.The significantly growing consumption in developing regions is largely fueling the market growth. The types of beer covered in this report are light and strong, […]

Officials hint MH370 crash site could be just north of search area

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From Wn.com News Investigators announced their findings on Monday that the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 said it’s unlikely the plane would be found in the expanse of the Indian Ocean that crews have been focusing on for two years. Instead it’s likely the crash occurred in an area further north which indicates the search […]

Immunotherapy drug shows promise in fighting pancreatic cancer

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From Wn.com Immunotherapy has seen some success recently in the fight against cancer, and a new drug, IMM-101, has been shown to extend the lives of people with severe pancreatic cancer, IFL Science reports. Unlike more conventional chemotherapy treatments, immunotherapy encourages the body to use its own immune system to destroy cancerous tissue. Two aspects […]

1,300 contained at Las Vegas school after mercury found

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From Wn.com Authorities held 1,300 students, teachers, and first responders beginning on Wednesday for testing by the Environmental Protect Agency after a small amount of mercury was found, according to The Associated Press. Hundreds of parents waited outside after students were held for up to 17 hours to screen for neurotoxin exposure after a student […]

Dubai crash-landing survivor wins $1 million lottery prize 6 days later

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A Dubai-based Indian man got lucky twice in one week. First, he survived the crash-landing or an airliner, and then he won a $1 million lottery prize, CNN reports. Mohammad Basheer Abdul Khadar, 62, was on board Emirates flight EK521 en route from southern India when it skidded on the runway as it landed at […]