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Reuters 25 Jul 2016
New York City has reported its first case of a baby born with the birth defect microcephaly related to exposure to the...
 

Pokémon Go dating app launched in the US

 
AFP 23 Jul 2016
US dating company Project Fixup has launched a Pokémon Go match-making service, offering gamers the opportunity to find...
Scientists reveal that sitting for more than 10 hours a day can be harmful to health. (AFP Relax News)
 
AFP 23 Jul 2016
Although many previous studies have shown that too much sedentary time increases the risk of a variety of diseases,...
CNN 22 Jul 2016
Researchers in Brazil announced Thursday the "presence of the Zika virus" in Culex mosquitoes (the common...
A visitor plays with a 'Playstation' at an exhibition stand at the Gamescom 2009 fair in Cologne August 22, 2009.
 
Reuters 22 Jul 2016
Pediatricians, parents, industry and policymakers need to join forces to limit children's exposure to virtual and...
The Nintendo-owned franchise which soared in popularity in the late 1990s made a strong comeback on July 6 2016 and initially launched a free-to-play mobile game called “Pokémon Go” which connects virtual world to real one; it was developed for iOS and Android devices. the game is now availabe in many countries including the US.
 
AFP 21 Jul 2016
Pokemon Go mania has players armed with smartphones hunting streets, parks, rivers, landmarks and other sites to...
Al-Masry Al-Youm 19 Jul 2016
Three young Egyptian women have qualified for the final of the Google Science Fair competition, representing the MENA...
A woman smokes a cigarette in a restaurant in Munich, December 31, 2007.
 
Reuters 16 Jul 2016
Women who smoke during pregnancy run the risk of having boys with low sperm production in adulthood, an Australian...
Effects of TV on children
Reuters 16 Jul 2016
Kids who watch a lot of television may build less bone during critical years, and be more vulnerable to osteoporosis...
Reuters 16 Jul 2016
New York City's health department on Friday reported the first documented case of sexual transmission of Zika from...