Enlarge (credit: Getty | Ute Grabowsky ) Of the more than 1,600 generic drugs approved by the Food and Drug Administration since January of 2017, more than 700—or 43 percent—are not for sale in the US, according to a new analysis by Kaiser Health News. The finding means that many pricy, brand-name drugs are not […]
Researchers find sit-stand workstations reduce sitting time by an average of 84 to 116 minutes a day, compared with traditional desks.
Google CEO Sundar Pichai revealed a jaw-dropping fact about its translation app that shows how much money is still sitting on the table (GOOGL, GOOG)
Stephen Lam/Reuters Google Translate could end up being the search giant’s next hit product. The service now translates 143 billion words a day and saw a boost in use during the World Cup. Google doesn’t sell ads on the service, but its potential appeal for advertisers is obvious. Google has a long list of hit […]
Fiona Bruce and the Antiques Roadshow team continued to scour the country in pursuit of hidden treasures, returning to Cardiff Castle in the Welsh capital. In the Victorian gothic setting, presenter Fiona met with Chris, a representative from the Royal Mint to deliver the news they are on the search for a rare 1933 penny […]
SITTING for too long may increase a middle-aged person’s risk of dementia no matter how much they exercise, scientists have warned.
A study of over 45s found a link between the amount of time they spent watching TV or carrying out other sedentary tasks and changes in a brain area vital for memory. Those with couch potato lifestyles had less grey matter in the medial temporal lobe (MTL) – even if they went for regular brisk […]
Ryanair flights are some of the cheapest on the market, offering a base rate for passengers attempting to fly on a budget. To keep the costs low, budget airlines then add additional charges such as for luggage, food or priority boarding. Many airlines now charge passengers to choose their seat on short-haul flights, with Ryanair, […]
John Torode, 52, is an Australian celebrity chef who moved to the UK in the 1990s. He began his cooking career a while before moving to Britain, at the tender age of 16. But his move to the UK saw him work at Le Pont de la Tour and Quaglino’s as a sous chef for […]
YouTube / Team Coco Comedian Nicole Byer said she found poop on her in-flight blanket while flying first-class on Delta Air Lines. She said Delta told her it may have come from a disgruntled employee. Byer said she received 600 Delta Dollars, 50,000 miles, and a refund on her ticket after reporting the incident to […]
Standing up at work may help burn calories — but there’s a better way to avoid the harms of sitting all day
Flickr / Alba García Aguado Sitting all day is terrible for you, and even working out regularly isn’t enough to counteract the harm it causes. Standing desks have been portrayed as a way to counteract the risks of sitting, and a new study claims standing at desk could help you lose weight. The real solution, […]