DRINKING alcohol every day for a month can be a dilemma for many with the festive season well and truly underway. But what effect can drinking every day for this amount of time have on the body?
HIGH blood pressure symptoms don’t always show, which can make recognising the condition difficult. But three signs which may be easier to spot are bleeding from certain parts of the body.
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Enlarge / The horror: it took between 1.14 days to 3.04 days for the swallowed LEGO heads to reappear in subjects’ excrement, for an average of 1.71 days. (credit: Warner Bros. Pictures) Here’s some good news for worried parents whose small children have ingested a LEGO toy part (or two). A new study by pediatric researchers concludes that […]
TYPE 2 diabetes symptoms aren’t easy to spot as they don’t necessarily make a person feel unwell. Needing to urinate more often can be one of the signs, but another is feeling itchy in a certain area of the body.
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From brain-mapping to pitting our reactions against an esports pro’s, we’re aiming to figure this out once and for all. https://media.wired.com/photos/5bd0f14fd3df88531b9fb7c3/master/pass/VIDEO-GAME-EFFECT-V5.00_00_23_04.Still010.jpg
The NYPD’s plan to outfit every officer with body cameras has run into trouble. The department has pulled about 2,990 Vievu LE-5 cameras across the city after one officer’s camera caught fire near a Staten Island precinct. There’s a “possible product defect” with the LE-5, the NYPD said in a statement, and it was removing […]
How do you make a point-and-shoot camera appealing when the smartphone in your pocket can already take great photos? By stuffing a ton of features into a design that’s almost as easy to carry as that phone, apparently. Sony’s just-introduced Cyber-shot HX99 crams a 24-720mm equivalent (28X) f/3.5-6.4 zoom lens, a retractable OLED viewfinder and […]
Enlarge / Italian scientists detected red and black mineral incrustations in victims’ skulls—the iron from human blood. (credit: P. Petrone et al.) The catastrophic eruption of Mount Vesuvius in 79 AD wiped out several nearby towns and killed thousands of people. It has long been supposed that the vast majority died from asphyxiation, choking on […]