More calories burned when the diet is low in carbohydrates

(Reuters Health) – For years nutritionists have been told that a calorie is a calorie, but a new study suggests that people can burn more calories on a low carbohydrate…

The end of the Great War: remember a grandmother

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Jubilant New Yorkers took to the streets when the Great War ended at the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month of 1918,…

Weight loss after menopause related to breast cancer risk

(Reuters Health) – Older women who lose weight may have a lower risk of developing invasive breast cancer than those who maintain or gain weight, suggests a large US study.…

According to the OECD, only $ 2 per person per year could stop deadly superbugs

LONDON, (Reuters) – The arrest of drug-resistant "superbug" deadly infections that kill millions of people around the world could cost only $ 2 per person a year, the organization said.…

Lunar fragments of the Soviet era will go to the auction in New York

In the picture, lunar champions Sotheby's say are the only known and documented private hands of a Soviet mission, in New York, in the United States. Courtesy of Sotheby &…

Jackpot of $ 750 million, the fourth largest in US history, up for grabs in the Powerball lottery

(Reuters) – A $ 750 million jackpot, the fourth-largest in US history and the second astronomical jackpot this week, will be at stake during Saturday's Powerball design. The draw will…

Few smokers know about added sugars in cigarettes

(Reuters Health) – Very few smokers know that there is sugar added to cigarettes, suggests a new survey. In addition, very few realize that added sugar increases the toxins in…

The Swiss lose competitiveness crown in the United States in the renewed global standings

GENEVA (Reuters) – Switzerland's nine-year streak as the world's most competitive economy ended on Wednesday, dethroned by the United States in an annual ranking published by the World Economic Forum…

The kangaroo attacks a couple in the north-east of Australia, injuring the woman

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Australian wildlife nurses Jim and Linda Smith are fortunate to be alive, an ambulance official said, after being attacked by a kangaroo in northeastern Queensland. The Smiths…

Australia tries to ban schools from expelling gay students

MELBOURNE (Reuters) – Australia is banning private or religious schools from expelling students based on their sexuality, Prime Minister Scott Morrison said. PHOTO PHOTO: Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison speaks…