HIGH blood pressure symptoms aren’t easy to spot because in the majority of the cases they don’t show. But if an emergency hypertensive crisis occurs, which can have life-threatening consequences, the signs may be more obvious. Six symptoms may become apparent in the eyes.
The spread between US 2-year and 10-year bond yields – a key indicator of recessions – fell sharply to its lowest level in 11 years this week. Deutsche Bank says the risk of a recession is “very low” over the next 12 months, but rises significantly to 80% over a three-year time frame. However, the […]
Enlarge (credit: Signal) Plenty of messaging apps use strong encryption to make it next to impossible for law enforcement officers or other potential adversaries to read communications sent between parties. Often, however, unencrypted metadata—such as the sender, receiver, and time a message is sent—is all the sensitive data an adversary needs. Now, the Signal app […]
PROSTATE cancer symptoms are not always apparent in the early stages because they usually don’t show until the tumour has grown and put pressure on other parts of the body. But when signs do begin to show, one to be wary of is in the hips.
The US Coast Guard has “removed” one of its members from the Hurricane Florence response team after he allegedly made a ‘white power’ hand signal during a live TV broadcast. The unidentified team member made the “offensive” ‘OK’ hand gesture while looking into the camera during a live broadcast with Sector Charleston Commanding Officer Captain […]
Ringworm symptoms are triggered when the body becomes infected. Despite its name, ringworm is actually a type of fungus capable of surviving several months on soil, changing rooms or household items. It can be easily picked up from these locations and begin an infection, where it attacks a substance called keratin within the skin, hair […]
RINGWORM symptoms include a unique type of rash and other skin changes. The fungal infection is often contracted from walking barefoot on earth, or using swimming pools and communal showers. Watch out for this rash, which is a symptom of the condition.
Getty Images / Mario Tama The US yield curve has been flattening over recent months. Risk of inversion, a key recession signal, rises as the curve flattens. The 1969-70 recession can offer us a look at what today’s yield curve movements might mean. The persistent flattening of the U.S. yield curve has investors scratching their […]
WATCHING financial markets can be like watching a horror film. A character walks into the darkness alone. A floorboard creaks. The latest spooky sign is the spread between the three-month dollar London interbank offered rate (LIBOR) and the overnight index swap (OIS) rate. It usually hovers at around 0.1%, but has recently climbed to 0.6% […]
New results from a decades-old experiment were initially touted as further evidence for dark matter. But independent scientists have cast serious doubt on that claim. https://media.wired.com/photos/5ad67c73c7a9b006c0d5d49f/master/pass/dama_sys_2K.jpg