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Breast cancer: Women who lose weight after the menopause may reduce their risk

Breast cancer: Women who lose weight after the menopause may reduce their risk
Breast cancer: Women who lose weight after the menopause may reduce their risk Several studies have associated high body mass index (BMI) with increased breast cancer risk, so scientists wanted to see if losing weight reversed it. Four out of five cases of breast cancer occur after the menopause, according to the charity Breast Cancer Now, which said women could... Read More

Retirement boost: Pensioners given new lease of life as health and relationships improve

Retirement boost: Pensioners given new lease of life as health and relationships improve
Retirement boost: Pensioners given new lease of life as health and relationships improve More than one in four (26 per cent) of those who retired in the past 10 years say they are fitter and healthier since they gave up work. Nearly two thirds (63 per cent) are financially comfortable, according to research commissioned by the Prudential. And without the... Read More

Democrats forced Franken out to ramp up their strategy to bring down Trump

Democrats forced Franken out to ramp up their strategy to bring down Trump
Democrats forced Franken out to ramp up their strategy to bring down Trump close Resigning Sen. Al Franken slams Trump, Moore Garrett Tenney reports from Washington, D.C. In the comedy movie “Anchorman,” comedian Will Farrell advises his TV audience to “stay classy.” On Thursday, former “Saturday Night Live” comedian Al Franken didn’t follow that advice and resigned from the... Read More

APT 34 Is an Iran-Linked Hacking Group That Probes Critical Infrastructure

APT 34 Is an Iran-Linked Hacking Group That Probes Critical Infrastructure
APT 34 Is an Iran-Linked Hacking Group That Probes Critical Infrastructure The international intelligence agency always has a keen interest in Iran’s hacking activity. And new research published by the security firm FireEye on Thursday indicates the country’s efforts show no signs of slowing. In fact, a new network reconnaissance group— FireEye calls them Advanced Persistent Threat 34—has spent the... Read More

Top Palestinian official says Pence is ‘unwelcome’

Top Palestinian official says Pence is ‘unwelcome’
Top Palestinian official says Pence is ‘unwelcome’ A senior Palestinian official said Thursday that the Palestinians will not meet with Vice President Pence during his visit to the region later this month. Pence is “unwelcome in Palestine” after the U.S. recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, according to secretary general Jibril Rajoub. Jerusalem has long been the at the heart... Read More

Jasper Disaster Recovery Center Transitions to SBA Disaster Loan Outreach Center

Jasper Disaster Recovery Center Transitions to SBA Disaster Loan Outreach Center AUSTIN, Texas – To meet the needs of Texans affected by Hurricane Harvey, the State of Texas/Federal Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) in the city of Jasper will transition to a U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) Disaster Loan Outreach Center (DLOC) starting Monday, Dec. 11. The center is at the... Read More