• Children Who Eat Fish Once A Week Have Higher IQs, Sleep Better

    Children Who Eat Fish Once A Week Have Higher IQs, Sleep Better

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    Fish eaters also slept better. The team determined that weekly fish-eaters earned 4.8 more points on the IQ test than those who seldom or never included the food in their diets. "Children should be introduced to it early on", explains study co-author Jennifer Pinto-Martin, also of the School of Nursing at Penn State. The researchers add children as young as 10 months could eat fish as long as it contains no bones and is chopped into small pieces.
  • ICRC: Suspected Cholera Cases in Yemen Reach 1 Million

    ICRC: Suspected Cholera Cases in Yemen Reach 1 Million

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    Since 2015, a Saudi-led coalition backed by the USA has conducted airstrikes to battle the Houthis, an Iran-backed rebel group that has grabbed large areas of the country, including the capital. The UN put the figure of suspected cholera cases at 994,751 until 17 December. With proper treatment, the number of people who have died remains low compared to those who have contracted it.
  • Sensex, Nifty Hit Record Highs On Firm Global Cues

    Sensex, Nifty Hit Record Highs On Firm Global Cues

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    The BSE Smallcap and Midcap indices extended gains for the sixth consecutive session today, following the market momentum. Gandhi added that optimism was expected to continue due to expectation of net asset value (NAV) based buying till December end.
  • Diehard Bargain Hunter: QUALCOMM Incorporated (QCOM), Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (BMY)

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    The company has market cap of 3.08 million GBP. Keel Point LLC now owns 6,286 shares of the biopharmaceutical company's stock valued at $342,000 after purchasing an additional 18 shares in the last quarter. Fulton Breakefield Broenniman Ltd Co holds 13,743 shares or 0.22% of its portfolio. (NASDAQ:GSIT). Bridgeway Capital Mngmt Inc holds 182,717 shares. Hl Fincl Ltd Liability Com accumulated 0.01% or 10,625 shares.
  • Casino operator Penn National agrees to buy Pinnacle for $2.8 billion

    Casino operator Penn National agrees to buy Pinnacle for $2.8 billion

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    The Parametrica Management Ltd holds 11,658 shares with $249,000 value, down from 29,263 last quarter. $2.76M worth of Penn National Gaming, Inc . Penn National Gaming traded as high as $31.20 and last traded at $30.90. Its up 0.09, from 1.26 in 2017Q2. Renaissance Technologies LLC boosted its holdings in shares of Penn National Gaming by 384.9% during the 2nd quarter.
  • The Coca-Cola (NYSE:KO) Downgraded by Vetr

    The Coca-Cola (NYSE:KO) Downgraded by Vetr

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    Shell Asset Management Co who had been investing in Coca Cola Co for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $194.84B market cap company. The stock decreased 0.54% or $0.16 during the last trading session, reaching $30.24. The stock was sold at an average price of $45.20, for a total value of $1,323,546.40. Coca-Cola had 64 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel.
  • Apples, tomatoes could help ex-smokers fix lungs

    Apples, tomatoes could help ex-smokers fix lungs

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    The paper, a part of Ageing Lungs in European Cohorts funded by the European Commission in addition to being led by London's Imperial College London, found slower decline when pertaining to lung function in adults with the highest consumption of tomatoes , including people who never smoked as well as those who recently quit smoking .
  • U.S. life expectancy fell in 2016 as opioid overdoses surged: CDC

    U.S. life expectancy fell in 2016 as opioid overdoses surged: CDC

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    But last year marked the first time in more than a half century that USA life expectancy fell two consecutive years. It is the first time in half a century that there have been two consecutive years of declining life expectancy. The new data from NCHS shows that powerful synthetic opioids such as fentanyl have emerged as the latest threat. Given that research has shown official figures could be undercounting the true number of opioid deaths by 20 percent or more, "we could easily be ...
  • Eating Green Leafy Vegetables May Prevent Memory Decline

    Eating Green Leafy Vegetables May Prevent Memory Decline

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    Eating plenty of leafy green vegetables every day could ward off dementia in later life, new research suggests. After annual tests on their thinking and memory skills, the researchers split them into five groups based on how often they ate green, leafy vegetables.