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Moms-to-be, take note: A chemical found in furniture may lower your child’s IQ

Moms-to-be, take note: A chemical found in furniture may lower your child’s IQ

Flame retardant chemicals — commonly used in furniture and household products — may damage your child’s intelligence and cause loss of IQ points. Researchers from the University of California San Francisco (UCSF) in the US conducted the largest meta-analysis performed on flame retardants to date, and found strong evidence of polybrominated diphenyl ethers’ (PBDE) effect [...]

August 7, 2017 Loknath Das Health Comments Off on Moms-to-be, take note: A chemical found in furniture may lower your child’s IQ

Ellie McKinnon found attractions all over Boise but chose a home near Greenbelt and Foothills

Ellie McKinnon found attractions all over Boise but chose a home near Greenbelt and Foothills

Oh, what one can discover while pedaling through Boise. Nearly a year ago, Candy Miller and I set off to explore neighborhoods within the city as I considered where to purchase a home. We found treasures in each of the areas we visited. We spoke with numerous residents who shared their feelings and thoughts about [...]

August 28, 2016 Saheli Home Deco Comments Off on Ellie McKinnon found attractions all over Boise but chose a home near Greenbelt and Foothills

AP witnesses rescue of migrants off Libya, 4 bodies found

AP witnesses rescue of migrants off Libya, 4 bodies found

ABOARD THE ASTRAL, MEDITERRANEAN SEA (AP) — A Spanish aid group rescued more than 100 migrants Thursday from three separate migrant boats off Libya’s coast and recovered at least four bodies after one of the vessels sank. Relatives reported another two people drowned but rough seas hampered search efforts. The Associated Press was aboard the [...]

August 19, 2016 Saheli News Comments Off on AP witnesses rescue of migrants off Libya, 4 bodies found

Wounded police dog found after Arkansas shooting

Wounded police dog found after Arkansas shooting

A wounded police dog was found dehydrated but alive Friday morning after she ran from the scene of a shootout that left a deputy sheriff dead, police said. Kina, a German Shepherd, was shot twice in the neck and back while she waited in her handler’s vehicle during the gunfight Wednesday. The dog was found [...]

August 14, 2016 Saheli News Comments Off on Wounded police dog found after Arkansas shooting

Ofsted warn of ‘music act of devil’ leaflet found during Muslim school inspection

Ofsted warn of ‘music act of devil’ leaflet found during Muslim school inspection

Ofsted has criticised an Islamic independent school, after inspectors found leaflets which claimed music and dancing were “acts of the devil”. Inspectors made an unannounced visit to the Darul Uloom Islamic High School in Birmingham after having previously rated the school as “inadequate”. Inspectors said pupils were not being protected from “extreme views”. But the [...]

June 22, 2016 Saheli Education Comments Off on Ofsted warn of ‘music act of devil’ leaflet found during Muslim school inspection

More items from sailboat of missing family found off Florida coast

More items from sailboat of missing family found off Florida coast

Crews searching waters off the Florida coast for a man and his three teenage children reported missing after setting off on a sailboat three days ago have found two empty kayaks believed to have been secured to the boat, the U.S. Coast Guard said on Wednesday. Ace Kimberly, 45, two sons aged 13 and 15, [...]

June 22, 2016 Saheli News Comments Off on More items from sailboat of missing family found off Florida coast

BSP leader’s daughter-in-law found dead with gunshot wound

BSP leader’s daughter-in-law found dead with gunshot wound

The daughter-in-law of Bahujan Samaj Party Rajya Sabha MP Narendra Kashyap was found dead with a bullet injury on her temple at their residence in Sanjay Nagar here on Wednesday. While Himanshi Kashyap’s (29) family claimed that she was murdered for dowry, her in-laws told the police that the bullet was self-inflicted and was a [...]

April 7, 2016 Saheli News Comments Off on BSP leader’s daughter-in-law found dead with gunshot wound

Second form of contagious cancer found in Tasmanian devils

Second form of contagious cancer found in Tasmanian devils

A contagious cancer, spread by biting, has decimated the population of Tasmanian devils since 1996. Researchers have now identified a second contagious cancer in eight devils, making them question how rare contagious cancer is, according to a new study. In addition to attempting to breed devils identified as immune to the disease,scientists started working on [...]

April 7, 2016 Saheli Health Comments Off on Second form of contagious cancer found in Tasmanian devils