HIGH blood pressure symptoms don’t always show, making it difficult to detect the condition, but if a severe increase in blood pressure happens four signs may occur. Ignored or left untreated this can lead to a stroke.
It could be lonely this Christmas for Emmanuel Macron and Theresa May, with the leaders of France and Britain going into the festive season facing two very different crises: Yellow Vests and Brexit pests. France and Britain have been bitter rivals for centuries, and now it appears they’re attempting to outdo each other once again […]
Chiara Zarmati Early in Dopesick, a book examining how Purdue Pharma helped addict an alarming number of Americans to opioids, Beth Macy writes about the army of drug reps who pushed the painkiller OxyContin. In its approach to sales, Macy shows, Purdue was scientific. Using information purchased from a data-mining firm, the company determined which […]
Mourinho’s troops will welcome the in-form Gunners to Old Trafford tomorrow night. The north Londoners go into the match riding a 19-game unbeaten run, which they maintained this past weekend with a 4-2 win over Tottenham. In stark contrast to Arsenal, United have won only one of their last four league games and have shipped […]
Two-thirds of all children in Central African Republic need emergency aid, the UN said Friday, citing a worsening “neglected” crisis in the impoverished country. Some 1.5 million children nationwide are in need of humanitarian assistance, an increase of 300,000 compared with 2016, the UN children’s agency UNICEF said in a report. The agency’s top representative […]
HIGH blood pressure symptoms are hard to spot because in the majority of people they don’t tend to show. But if a hypertensive crisis develops, which can lead to life-threatening complications, signs may be easier to detect.
A raging debate over the Hubble constant suggests that our standard model of cosmology might be wrong. https://media.wired.com/photos/5bf33a200e2d6f1524352fbd/master/pass/darkenergycam.jpg
The job can be stressful and demanding, and witnessing constant loss can take a mental toll. Community support has helped workers cope, but it can only go so far.
Billionaire Marc Benioff celebrates after San Francisco votes for new tax that will take millions from big tech firms to solve the city’s homelessness crisis
Kimberly White / Stringer Proposition C, a measure which will tax San Francisco’s largest companies in order to combat homelessness, passed on Tuesday. Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff has been a vocal proponent of Prop C and hailed the victory in a tweet. Prop C would target Salesforce, which Benioff has estimated will pay between $ […]
People in Kuujjuaq, Que., buried two young people Tuesday — the latest victims of apparent suicide — the very day Inuit leaders gathered in Nunavik’s administrative centre to figure out how to respond to the latest spate of suicides in the territory.