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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

A Cup of Coffee Every Day May Lower the Risk of Liver Cancer

A Cup of Coffee Every Day May Lower the Risk of Liver Cancer

Finally, some respite for caffeine lovers! Your daily cup of coffee may not be as bad as you have been told. A new study, published in the journal BMJ Open, suggests that a your daily dose of coffee can help prevent the risk of liver cancer by nearly 50 per cent. For the longest time, coffee has [...]

May 27, 2017 Loknath Das Health Comments Off on A Cup of Coffee Every Day May Lower the Risk of Liver Cancer

Lower rates to renew demand in real estate

Lower rates to renew demand in real estate

In theory, the lack of physical cash — the erosion of cash-linked sales — should hurt real estate prices, creating a negative wealth effect that hurts consumption. The nuances of dynamic: a) almost every developer, mortgage broker and equity/debt investor we spoke to expects weakness. This consensus could in itself be self-fulfilling in the near [...]

December 21, 2016 Saheli Real Estate Comments Off on Lower rates to renew demand in real estate

Lower level of education may double heart attack risk: Study

Lower level of education may double heart attack risk: Study

People who leave school without a school certificate are more than twice as likely to have a heart attack as those with a university degree, a new study has warned. Researchers from Sax Institute in Australia investigated the links between education and cardiovascular disease events – such as a heart attack or stroke – by [...]

December 19, 2016 Saheli Education Comments Off on Lower level of education may double heart attack risk: Study

Supply factors pull oil prices lower early Friday

Supply factors pull oil prices lower early Friday

The prospects of growing supplies of oil on the market offset the latest OPEC chatter on rebalancing efforts to push oil prices lower in early Friday trading. Oil drifted around in volatile trading Thursday as key economic indicators bounced off underlying questions about the gap between oil supplies and global demand. Libya and Nigeria, two [...]

September 18, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on Supply factors pull oil prices lower early Friday

Supply factors pull oil prices lower early Friday

Supply factors pull oil prices lower early Friday

A global fund has raised over $12.9 billion from international donors as part of a campaign aimed at effectively eradicating AIDS, malaria and tuberculosis by 2030, conference organizers said on Saturday. The Global Fund asked government, faith-based and private-sector partners to raise a total of $13 billion at a donor conference in Montreal to support [...]

September 18, 2016 Saheli Health Comments Off on Supply factors pull oil prices lower early Friday

Transocean’s latest rig contract revised lower

Transocean’s latest rig contract revised lower

Offshore rig company Transocean revealed it started on a new contract for drilling in the deep waters of the U.S. Gulf of Mexico, though at a reduced day rate. The company issued its latest fleet status report, showing one of its rigs, Sedco 702, was held for sale, while its estimated out-of-service days increased by [...]

August 3, 2016 Saheli News Comments Off on Transocean’s latest rig contract revised lower

Oil prices moving lower on market sentiment

Oil prices moving lower on market sentiment

Crude oil prices searched for momentum in early Thursday trading amid uncertainty about the prospects for major energy market recovery. Goldman Sachs in a research note Thursday said there were tit-for-tat forces ranging from a slowdown in North American oil to higher production in Iran that made for an uncertain market situation moving forward. That’s [...]

August 1, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on Oil prices moving lower on market sentiment

Oil prices lower on U.S. GDP figures

Oil prices lower on U.S. GDP figures

A low estimate of U.S. gross domestic product and steep losses from some of the world’s biggest energy companies sent crude oil prices down early Friday. U.S. supermajor Chevron Corp. reported a loss of $1.5 billion, its third quarterly loss. “The second quarter results reflected lower oil prices and our ongoing adjustment to a lower [...]

August 1, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on Oil prices lower on U.S. GDP figures

Two insecticides may lower honey bee sperm count

Two insecticides may lower honey bee sperm count

The litany of negative health effects pesticides cause honey bees continues to grow. Add sexual potency to the list. New research suggests two neonicotinoid insecticides diminish the lifespans and sperm counts of male drones, thus limiting the productivity of queen bees. Researchers have identified the poor health and productivity of queen bees as an important [...]

July 29, 2016 Saheli Health Comments Off on Two insecticides may lower honey bee sperm count

Oil ends lower after small U.S. drawdown; choppy ahead of Brexit vote

Oil ends lower after small U.S. drawdown; choppy ahead of Brexit vote

Oil prices settled down more than 1 percent on Wednesday after a smaller-than-expected U.S. inventory drawdown and amid jitters ahead of a vote on whether Britain should stay in the European Union. Crude futures rose early in the day, before the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) reported a stockpile decline of 917,000 barrels for the [...]

June 22, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on Oil ends lower after small U.S. drawdown; choppy ahead of Brexit vote

Walmart to carry lower back keep ‘greeters’ and red meat up protection

Walmart to carry lower back keep ‘greeters’ and red meat up protection

“Hi, welcome to Walmart,” a word rarely heard over the last few years, will make its go back this summer time after the sector‘s largest store announced it will reinstate its “greeters” if you want to make storesfriendlier. The Arkansas-based totally retailer had for years stationed an worker, often a senior citizen, at the mainentrance [...]

May 8, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on Walmart to carry lower back keep ‘greeters’ and red meat up protection