A link between IQ and height has been found, indicating that people who are shorter have, on an average, more chances of being less intelligent. Researchers from Edinburgh University’s Institute of Genetics and Molecular Medicine have carried out the study.
It has been reported that medical records of NHS patients have been allegedly sold to insurance firms. Records of 47 million patients were available over 13 years to a major UK insurance society so that it could decide premiums for customers.
As suggested by a latest study, some children who are exposed to certain chemicals in their childhood could be at greater risk of developing Autism.
Lead study authors Phillippe Grandjean of Harvard School and Public Health and Philip Landrigan of Mt. Sinai Hospital worked together to conclude the study involving five chemicals, which were earlier found to be poisonous.
Concerns over huge losses faced by farmers because of extreme weather events have led the US federal government to create seven new ‘climate hub’ networks. These climate hubs will help farmers to understand climate change and take wise decisionsto have minimal effects of unexpected weather on their yield.
England head coach Anna Mayes is relishing the opportunity of watching her players taking on two world heavyweights in the upcoming ZEO International Netball Tri-Nations Series, live on Sky Sports. Sky Sports |
Knock on wood while saying it, but the euro zone did more than just survive the past year. At the start of 2013, worry persisted about whether the currency bloc had done enough to prevent a fresh descent into crisis.
Euro stuck in danger zone without an escape plan – Irish Independent
ECB'S Draghi sees no urgent need to cut rates further – CNBC.com