Walking, Talking, Driving and Texting can be Dangerous

Walking, Talking, Driving and Texting can be Dangerous

Talking and texting on a smartphone is a ‘no-no‘ for drivers, but new research suggests the same should be true for pedestrians. According to one database, more than 2,500 men and women went to an emergency room for head and neck injuries sustained while using a smartphone between Ys 1998 and 2017. When that number […]

Electric Scooter ‘Boom’ Leads to Injuries, Fatalities

Electric Scooter ‘Boom’ Leads to Injuries, Fatalities

Electric scooters have rolled into more than 100 cities worldwide, and many of the people riding them have ended up in the emergency room with serious injuries, still others have been killed. With Summer officially here, the numbers will grow. Cities are continuing to grapple with how to manage the 2-wheeled vehicles that riders adore […]

Yoga Injuries are on the Rise, Do Not Over Do It

Yoga Injuries are on the Rise, Do Not Over Do It

NOTE : Over 65 anni, do gentle and restorative yoga, avoid injury A recent study published in the Orthopaedic Journal of Sports Medicine, noted that yoga injuries are on the rise, especially among older adults. The study, titled “Yoga-Related Injuries in the United States From 2001 to 2014,” found that there were 29,950 yoga-related injuries […]

‘Yellow Vest’ Protesters Back on the Streets of France

‘Yellow Vest’ Protesters Back on the Streets of France

France’s ‘yellow vest’ protesters are taking to the streets to keep pressure on French President Emmanuel Macron’s government, for the 12th weekend running of demonstrations. Multiple protests are planned Saturday in Paris and other cities to denounce Mr. Macron’s economic policies, seen by critics as favoring the rich. This week, demonstrators in the French capital […]

A Few Bull Runners at Pamplona were Trampled Saturday

A Few Bull Runners at Pamplona were Trampled Saturday

A Few Bull Runners at Pamplona were Trampled Saturday One man was gored and 3 others who were trampled in the 1st running of the Bulls of this year’s San Fermin festival were hospitalized Saturday, officials in the Spanish city of Pamplona said. Among those receiving medical treatment is a 20-year-old Canadian man with mild […]

Death from Drug Overdoes Up in the US

Death from Drug Overdoes Up in the US

Death from Drug Overdoes Up in the US The number of potentially preventable deaths in the US has declined over the last 5 years ,but fatal drug overdoses are up, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) says. “Fewer Americans are dying young from preventable causes of death, says CDC Director Tom Freiden. But, […]

Acetaminophen (Tylenol) May Dull Happiness

Acetaminophen (Tylenol) May Dull Happiness

Acetaminophen (Tylenol) May Dull Happiness $JNJ Acetaminophen’s apparent dulling effect on peoples emotional responses might work for better or for worse, watering down not only negative emotions but also positive ones. Tylenol is a product of Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) Researchers showed emotional photos to college students who had either taken a 1,000-mg dose of […]