How issues in the asia pacific region could affect US-Chinese business relations

Foreign relations has always been paramount in order to establish business and trade across different countries. Business relations between countries will always be beneficial however the question is whether both parties will be able to negotiate a deal that would be fruitful for both ends. Issues within a country and between countries could also be…

Cyware: The Significance of Cyber Awareness

Cyber attacks are not new to us – every now and then, leading newspapers report major cyber attacks happening around the world. While a majority of cyber attacks emanate from outside the organizations, human errors made due to lack of security awareness within the organizations also play an important role in security breaches. Cyber awareness…

Outlook good as formerly conjoined twins leave NY hospital

 Formerly conjoined twins from the Dominican Republic have left a New York hospital two months after surgery to separate them. Ballenie and Bellanie Camacho were released Friday from Maria Fareri Children’s Hospital in Valhalla, north of New York City. The girls were joined at the base of the spine when they were born Feb. 4,…

Palliative care linked to fewer repeat hospitalizations

Comfort care for advanced cancer patients is associated with fewer repeat hospitalizations and more hospice referrals, according to a study highlighting how this approach may offer chronically sick or terminally ill people a better quality of life. Researchers focused on terminal cancer patients who often end up receiving a lot of care during their final…

City says drugmaker knowingly let pills flood black market

 As deaths from painkillers and heroin abuse spiked and street crimes increased, the mayor of Everett took major steps to tackle the opioid epidemic devastating this working-class city north of Seattle. Mayor Ray Stephanson stepped up patrols, hired social workers to ride with officers and pushed for more permanent housing for chronically homeless people. The…

Moving abroad for love can make you miserable

There’s something so romantic about the idea of packing your bags, leaving everything behind, and following your spouse to the end of the Earth (or at least wherever a job takes him or her). The reality is much less rosy. In fact, a 2015 InterNations study showed that among all types of expats, the group that moved…

The Easiest weight loss regime

“Early to bed and early to rise, makes a man healthy wealthy and wise”, one of the first quotes we learn in our lives. But really how many of us actually stick to this? Leave alone the thought of going to bed early or waking up early; we are not even sure if we will…

Bodybuilder faces backlash after mocking elderly woman at the gym

An Australian bodybuilder has been criticized for uploading a video of himself laughing at an elderly woman working out at the gym. Conor Tisdell shared the Instagram clip of the woman using a pull-down machine at a gym in Brisbane, saying that he has “never laughed so hard.” Speaking to Daily Mail Australia, Deb, who…

Weight loss surgery tied to lasting digestive issues

A common weight loss surgery is associated with long-term gastrointestinal problems and food intolerance, a recent study suggests. Researchers examined data on 249 extremely obese patients who had what’s known as laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass, which reduces the stomach to a small pouch about the size of an egg. Two years after surgery, these patients…

Survey it right – Types of Building Survey

Whenever you need to get help of a building surveyor, it is common that they tend to “customize” their surveys in order to meet the specific demands you make as a client. Despite the customization, all surveys fall into 4 major categories. Hence, you can easily make the right choice out of these four which…