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Nigeria’s depleting fish stocks may pose a threat to regional security

Ifesinachi Okafor-Yarwood, King's College London Sometime in the next year or two, Nigeria will become the seventh country to reach a population of 200m or...

America

Even When Not In Rome, Eat A Mediterranean Diet To Cut...

Rachel Bluth, Kaiser Health News Once again, your mother was right. You really do need to eat your vegetables. And while you are at it,...

Asia

Japan passes law to allow foreign workers

Japan has passed a new landmark, yet controversial, a new law to allow more foreign workers to address the labour shortage. Under the law --...

Australia

mental-health

Inquiry points to crisis in New Zealand’s mental healthcare

A largescale inquiry on the state of mental health services in New Zealand has said that the services should focus more on the “the...

Europe

More people are experiencing severe food allergies than ever before

Shutterstock Matthew Smith, University of Strathclyde The recent inquest into the death of Natasha Ednan-Laperouse from anaphylaxis after eating a Pret A Manger baguette she...

International

Opening Pandora’s Box: Gene editing and its consequences

Bacteriophage viruses infecting bacterial cells , Bacterial viruses. from www.shutterstock.com John Bergeron, McGill University Today, the scientific community is aghast at the prospect of gene editing to...

India

India tops in global remittance flow

Remittance flows to low- and middle-income countries are to grow about 10.8% and expected to reach a new record of $528 billion in 2018,...

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US: What’s behind the dramatic rise in 3-generation households?

Natasha Pilkauskas, University of Michigan In a recent study, I discovered that the number of kids living with their parents and grandparents – in what...

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tribal

India urged to abandon plan to recover body of American killed...

While the body of a young American killed by tribals of North Sentinel Island still lies there, experts have urged to abandoned any plan...

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