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Arab uprising linked to detrimental effects on health and life expectancy in several countries

Arab uprising linked to detrimental effects on health and life expectancy in several countries

The Arab uprising in 2010 and subsequent wars in the eastern Mediterranean region have had serious detrimental effects on the health and life expectancy of the people living in many of the 22 countries in the region, according to a major new analysis from the Global Burden of Disease Study 2013 (GBD 2013), published in [...]

August 26, 2016 Saheli Health Comments Off on Arab uprising linked to detrimental effects on health and life expectancy in several countries

Live the Penthouse Life in Billings, MT, for Only $335K

Live the Penthouse Life in Billings, MT, for Only $335K

Don’t say Billings, MT, lacks panache—you just need to know where to look. Your first stop on the style watch: This 2,048-square-foot penthouse located smack-dab in the middle of downtown. Listed for just $335,000, the two-bedroom apartment offers the streamlined décor and international flair of über-luxe apartments in larger cities. But with a 360-degree view of the Montana landscape, the [...]

August 17, 2016 Saheli Home Deco Comments Off on Live the Penthouse Life in Billings, MT, for Only $335K

Under-reporting of catches threatens Caribbean marine life

Under-reporting of catches threatens Caribbean marine life

In order to prevent the destruction of fisheries, regulations limit the amount of fish that can be caught in Caribbean islands, but researchers fear ineffective methods of counting catches threaten to destroy marine life and the fishing industry. The number of fish caught in the Turks and Caicos Islands may be nearly three times as [...]

August 6, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on Under-reporting of catches threatens Caribbean marine life

Active surveillance’ of prostate cancer doesn’t dampen quality of life

Active surveillance’ of prostate cancer doesn’t dampen quality of life

THURSDAY, July 28, 2016 — Men with low-risk prostate cancer report a good quality of life after choosing active surveillance as a treatment for their disease, a new study finds. Active surveillance for prostate cancer means a man chooses not to have surgery, radiation or chemotherapy, but instead follows a regular schedule of tests and [...]

August 1, 2016 Saheli Health Comments Off on Active surveillance’ of prostate cancer doesn’t dampen quality of life

These scientists bring saints back to life using the latest imaging technology

These scientists bring saints back to life using the latest imaging technology

RIO DE JANEIRO • Brazilian scientists are using 3-D printing technology to reconstruct the faces of Roman Catholic saints and other holy people, producing life-size busts of what they actually looked like hundreds of years after they died. This month the scientists will present their latest project: the faces of St. Rosa of Lima, the [...]

July 25, 2016 Saheli Technology Comments Off on These scientists bring saints back to life using the latest imaging technology

26 patients on life support after Nice attack: French Health Ministry

26 patients on life support after Nice attack: French Health Ministry

At least 26 people, including five children, who were injured in the truck attack in France’s NIce on July 14, are currently on life support, French Ministry of Health said in a statement on Saturday. After a 31-year-old Tunisian man drove a truck ramming into crowds of people celebrating the French national day and killed at [...]

July 17, 2016 Saheli Health Comments Off on 26 patients on life support after Nice attack: French Health Ministry

Avid Life Media, parent company of Ashley Madison, under FTC investigation

Avid Life Media, parent company of Ashley Madison, under FTC investigation

The Federal Trade Commission is investigating Avid Life Media Inc., the parent company of extramarital affair website Ashley Madison, over its business practices. Avid Life Media CEO Rob Segal said he did not know what the inquiry was focused on, but said his company began cooperating with government regulators in August. The FTC is the [...]

July 17, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on Avid Life Media, parent company of Ashley Madison, under FTC investigation

Singing improves Parkinson’s symptoms and quality of life

Singing improves Parkinson’s symptoms and quality of life

The symptoms of Parkinson’s include tremor, particularly in the hands, arms, legs, face and jaw. It causes a slowness in movement, problems with balance and emotional changes. These symptoms are often the prime focus of research, but they are not the only life-changing difficulties that Parkinson’s disease presents. Impairments in breathing and voice are also [...]

April 18, 2016 Saheli Health Comments Off on Singing improves Parkinson’s symptoms and quality of life

Bringing Art to Life: An Intergenerational Approach to Alzheimer’s

Bringing Art to Life: An Intergenerational Approach to Alzheimer’s

“Each day is a gift. You know you really realize that when you get older,” says Don. Don is one of the many people with Alzheimer’s disease participating in theBringing Art to Life art therapy program at the University of Alabama (UA)- Tuscaloosa. Now in its fifth year, Bringing Art to Life is a special [...]

April 7, 2016 Saheli Education Comments Off on Bringing Art to Life: An Intergenerational Approach to Alzheimer’s

Bharati AXA Life launches Super Series life insurance plan

Bharati AXA Life launches Super Series life insurance plan

CHENNAI: Private insurer Bharti AXA Life Insurance Company has launched a non-market linked life insurance plan called Bharti AXA Life Super Series. The money back plan offers guaranteed income which increases throughout the payout period and gives a guaranteed lump sum payment at the start and end of the payout period. The plan also has [...]

April 7, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on Bharati AXA Life launches Super Series life insurance plan

26 Ingenious Products That Will Literally Light Up Your Life

26 Ingenious Products That Will Literally Light Up Your Life

1. A light show you can attach to the wheels of your bike. The color LED lights are waterproof, can display over 42 themes, last for up to 20 hours (on 3 AA batteries), and can be mounted to the spokes of almost any bike. Price: $56.99 2. Customizable banner-style lights for people who love [...]

April 3, 2016 Saheli Home Deco Comments Off on 26 Ingenious Products That Will Literally Light Up Your Life

20 Nintendo-Inspired Décor Items Guaranteed To 1-Up Your Life

20 Nintendo-Inspired Décor Items Guaranteed To 1-Up Your Life

1. This terribly cute Boo planter 2. A lovely Triforce shower curtain 3. This classic wall art trio 4. A minimalistic coaster set (no blowing required) 5. A scented candle inspired by Princess Peach 6. This tough (but fair) mug 7. An elegant Duck Hunt poster 8. This flowery 1-Up throw pillow 9. The best [...]

April 3, 2016 Saheli Home Deco Comments Off on 20 Nintendo-Inspired Décor Items Guaranteed To 1-Up Your Life