Day: July 9, 2020

Parents’ gender reveal photo shoot celebrates 6-year-old transgender daughter

Parents’ gender reveal photo shoot celebrates 6-year-old transgender daughter

Parents’ gender reveal photo shoot celebrates 6-year-old transgender daughter (ABC News) As hard as it was to let go of her son, Easton, Julie Hindsley was equally committed to celebrating her daughter, Ella. Ella is Hindsley’s 6-year-old transgender daughter. “I wanted to have this photo shoot and remember this moment since it was so huge for Ella,” she said. “Once w... »

Body of missing Connecticut school teacher who thought he had coronavirus found in waters off Long Island

Body of missing Connecticut school teacher who thought he had coronavirus found in waters off Long Island

A beloved Connecticut school teacher who disappeared in the early morning hours of his 50th birthday while quarantining over COVID-19 fears, has been found dead, according to the Suffolk County Police Department. Gil Cunha The body of Gil Cunha was found in the waters off the coast of Long Island in Suffolk County, New York, near Fire Island, according to a release emailed to Dateline by the Suffo... »

St. Louis considers surveillance planes in crime battle

St. Louis considers surveillance planes in crime battle

O’FALLON, Mo. (AP) — With 2020 shaping to be an especially violent year in one of the nation’s most violent cities, St. Louis leaders are considering a new tool to fight crime — surveillance planes — even as opponents worry about further the militarization of police and the potential for invasion of privacy. St. Louis traditionally has one of the highest murder rates in the U.S., and this ye... »

Hailey Bieber Wears the Unofficial Dress of Summer

Hailey Bieber Wears the Unofficial Dress of Summer

It may sound counterintuitive to claim to know the unofficial dress of summer when summer just started and when most people haven’t left their homes for the past two months. Not to sound inelegant, but you would be wrong.In an interview with CNN on Tuesday night, Sununu said he might have a chance to see Trump during his swing through the state, but it would not be at the rally Saturday. So ... »

Florida sheriff wins battle with DeSantis administration over coronavirus data

Florida sheriff wins battle with DeSantis administration over coronavirus data

DeSantis cuts $28 million from disease treatment at Florida prisons as pandemic’s toll worsens Just two days after a Florida sheriff announced the state had abruptly cut him off from data about local cases of coronavirus infections, state health authorities have reversed course, agreeing on Thursday morning to continue providing the information. The reversal came in the wake of social media ... »

Benefits of African Cherry

Benefits of African Cherry

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Supreme Court says Manhattan DA can get Trump’s tax records, but rejects bid by House Democrats

Supreme Court says Manhattan DA can get Trump’s tax records, but rejects bid by House Democrats

POLITICS Supreme Court says Manhattan DA can get Trump’s tax records, but rejects bid by House Democrats   KEY POINTS The Supreme Court delivered split opinions in two cases over whether President Trump can shield his tax records from investigators. It handed a win to the Manhattan district attorney but rejected efforts by House Democrats. Both cases were decided 7-2, with Chief Justice John ... »

Why COVID-19 deaths, infections will continue to be low in Africa

Why COVID-19 deaths, infections will continue to be low in Africa

Black seed, Artemisia annua, aspirin, vitamin D3, zinc, honey, cloves, salt water, charcoal enter clinical trials as ‘cures’ More evidence are emerging on why death and infections by the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) will continue to be low in Africa and indeed Nigeria.In fact, researchers have demonstrated that a combination of several natural products and herbs such as black seed, Artemisia annua... »

I did this for few weeks and my Belly fat was gone

I did this for few weeks and my Belly fat was gone

1. Eat plenty of soluble fiber Soluble fiber absorbs water and forms a gel that helps slow down food as it passes through your digestive system. Studies show that this type of fiber promotes weight loss by helping you feel full, so you naturally eat less. It may also decrease the number of calories your body absorbs from food What’s more, soluble fiber may help fight belly fat. An observational st... »

The Super-Handy Resource Guide New Parents Should Keep in Their Back Pocket

The Super-Handy Resource Guide New Parents Should Keep in Their Back Pocket

If you’re expecting a new addition to the family, you’ve probably already received plenty of cute stuff for your baby. But I’m going to give you something else: the gift of information.   I know, I know. It’s not nearly as fun as swaddle blankets and keepsake photo frames. But trust me. After the baby arrives, sh*t gets real. You never know — whether it’s your first or fourth — what particula... »

I Never Understood the Pressure to Breastfeed Until I Couldn’t Nurse My Baby

I Never Understood the Pressure to Breastfeed Until I Couldn’t Nurse My Baby

I’ve always considered myself to be firmly in the “fed is best” category. In my mind, I didn’t understand how anyone could judge another mother for how she would choose to feed her baby.   Especially considering that in many cases, the “choice” was a non-choice, such as for moms who simply didn’t produce enough milk, or had an illness that prevented nursing, or a life with circumstances that ... »

7 Best (and Worst) Natural Supplements for Your Milk Supply

7 Best (and Worst) Natural Supplements for Your Milk Supply

Illustration by Brittany England Will it boost my milk supply? Will it hurt my milk supply? Is it safe to take while breastfeeding or pumping?   These are the postpartum questions that rule your every move when breastfeeding. And given that so many babies are born every year, year over year, you’d think we’d have all the answers by now. Turns out, far from it.   Prescribed and over-the-c... »

We wear one face mask for two weeks –Lagos volunteer health workers

We wear one face mask for two weeks –Lagos volunteer health workers

  Volunteer healthcare workers at the Gbagada and Onikan isolation centres in Lagos say the state government exposes them to risks of COVID-19 infection by compelling them to use one N95 face mask for two weeks while attending to patients.   According to the World Health Organisation guidelines, a face mask is supposed to be used once and discarded by health workers attending to COVID-19... »

Liverpool boost record bid, Man City crush Newcastle

Liverpool boost record bid, Man City crush Newcastle

  Mohamed Salah kept Liverpool on track to set a new Premier League points record as the champions won 3-1 at Brighton, while Manchester City bounced back to form with a five-goal rout of Newcastle on Wednesday.     Jurgen Klopp’s side are hoping to break the 100-point record established by Manchester City in 2018 and they remain on course after securing their first away win since F... »

Trump threatens to cut funding for schools, slams CDC reopening guidelines as too tough and expensive

Trump threatens to cut funding for schools, slams CDC reopening guidelines as too tough and expensive

Trump threatens to cut funding for schools, slams CDC reopening guidelines as too tough and expensive KEY POINTS Trump tweeted that he may withhold federal funding from schools that do not resume in-person classes this fall. Moments later Trump said his own CDC’s guidelines for safely reopening schools are too expensive and too impractical. Vice President Mike Pence later announced that the CDC wi... »

Nutritional value of garri

Nutritional value of garri

Nutritional Value of Garri: Health Benefits and Side Effects Health-benefits-of-garri Garri is a type of flour foodstuffs mixed with water used to be a major part of the diet in the Hausa lands, Yoruba lands, and almost all parts of Nigeria. It also known as cassava flakes is a creamy-white flour and it is a popular West African food made from cassava tubers. Garri is widely consumed in the countr... »

Health benefits of lemon

Health benefits of lemon

11 Benefits of Drinking Lemon Water (And How to Drink It for Good Health) The act of writing in a journal often seems daunting or unnecessary to many people. Even authors who work on novels might shun the idea of daily diaries. What purpose does jotting down words on a regular basis do if not contributing to the next novel, play or song? I know from experience many benefits of journaling that I wi... »

Health benefits of kunu drink

Health benefits of kunu drink

7 Superb Health Benefits of Kunu Drink Health Benefits of Kunu Drink Kunu is a popular non-alcoholic beverage widely consumed in Nigeria (especially in the Northern region). It can be prepared using numerous grains, including millet, sorghum, maize, rice, etc. The variety of the Kunu drink that is made from sorghum is usually light-brown in colour, while the one made from millet and maize are usua... »

Health benefits of hibiscus leaves

Health benefits of hibiscus leaves

Hibiscus or Gumamela is a commonly found flower in India that is used as an offering to the Gods. Hibiscus is also used as for cosmetic and medicinal purposes since olden times in India. Hibiscus is an important constituent in many ayurvedic medicines as well. The plant looks ordinary but has extraordinary health benefits for humans. Every part of the plant has good health benefits. In this articl... »

12 benefits of running that make you healthier

12 benefits of running that make you healthier

12 Benefits of Running That Make You Healthier (and Happier) 12 Benefits of Running That Make You Healthier (and Happier) Never been a fan of running? We’re about to change your mind. Start chasing these awesome benefits of running. 1 of 12 Running Is Good for Your Heart woman running with heart rate monitor to measure running benefits for heart health Running is the king of cardio. Running ... »

How to lose fat in your face

How to lose fat in your face

7 Effective Tips to Lose Fat in Your Face Losing weight can be a challenge on its own, let alone from a specific area of your body. Particularly, extra fat in the face is an incredibly frustrating problem to solve. Fortunately, plenty of strategies can increase fat burning and help slim down your face. Here are 7 effective methods to help you lose fat in your face. 1. Do Facial Exercises Facial ex... »

How to get rid of belly fat

How to get rid of belly fat

8 Ways to Get Rid of Belly Fat As you work to slim down, you might notice that weight comes off many areas of your body, but it tends to stick around your midsection. You’re not imagining things if belly fat seems extra stubborn. Several factors, including hormonal changes, genes, and loss of muscle mass, can affect the distribution of fat in your body—and your belly is one place it tends to... »

How to get rid of bed bugs

How to get rid of bed bugs

Skin Problems and Treatments Guide Bedbugs Bedbugs are small, oval, brownish insects that live on the blood of animals or humans. Adult bedbugs have flat bodies about the size of an apple seed. After feeding, however, their bodies swell and are a reddish color. Bedbugs do not fly, but they can move quickly over floors, walls, and ceilings. Female bedbugs may lay hundreds of eggs, each of which is ... »

Health benefits of jogging

Health benefits of jogging

7 Health Benefits of Jogging Regularly A mellow pace doesn’t exclude you from the physical, mental, and emotional perks of aerobic exercise. The word “jogging” sometimes gets a bad rap in the running world. It’s become a word that means something less serious than “running.” As one fan of jogging on staff described it: It’s like running but without expectation. For us, there’s nothing wrong ... »

10 tips for glowing skin for a pregnant woman

10 tips for glowing skin for a pregnant woman

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Family re-imagines Bob Marley classic for COVID-19 relief

Family re-imagines Bob Marley classic for COVID-19 relief

Bob Marley’s Grammy-winning children and chart-topping grandson have re-imagined one of his biggest hits to assist children affected by the coronavirus pandemic. Stephen Marley, Cedella Marley, and her son, Skip Marley, have joined forces to produce a new version of “one love ” which will be released July 17 and will also include special guest appearances from other musicians. A music ... »

Pennsylvania holds off on new pandemic restrictions

Pennsylvania holds off on new pandemic restrictions

Pittsburgh and the rest of Allegheny County reported a near-record number of new coronavirus infections Wednesday as state health officials expressed concern about the situation in southwestern Pennsylvania, but made no move to reimpose pandemic restrictions in border counties that are also seeing increased spread. Infections are rising sharply in border counties like Beaver, Butler, Washington, a... »

Court: Some employers can refuse to offer free birth control

Court: Some employers can refuse to offer free birth control

The Supreme Court ruled broadly Wednesday in favor of the religious rights of employers in two cases that could leave more than 70,000 women without free contraception and tens of thousands of people with no way to sue for job discrimination. In both cases, the court ruled 7-2, with two liberal justices joining conservatives in favor of the Trump administration and religious employers. In the more... »

The Latest: Mariners report 3 positive tests for coronavirus

The Latest: Mariners report 3 positive tests for coronavirus

The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world: ___ The Seattle Mariners say they had three positive tests for the new coronavirus among 122 Tier 1 and Tier 2 individuals that received initial intake tests before the start of summer camp workouts last week. The team did not specify whether the three that tested positive were players, coaches, or staff. The Mariner... »

Serbian leader backtracks on lockdown amid chaotic protests

Serbian leader backtracks on lockdown amid chaotic protests

Police fired tear gas to disperse rock-throwing protesters in Serbia’s capital on Wednesday as violence erupted for the second day in a row during demonstrations against the president’s handling of the country’s coronavirus outbreak. President Aleksandar Vucic backtracked on his plans to reinstate a coronavirus lockdown in Belgrade this week, but it didn’t stop people from firing flares and throwi... »

US notifies UN of withdrawal from World Health Organization

US notifies UN of withdrawal from World Health Organization

The Trump administration has formally notified the United Nations of its withdrawal from the World Health Organization, although the pullout won’t take effect until next year, meaning it could be rescinded under a new administration or if circumstances change. Former Vice President Joe Biden, the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee, said he would reverse the decision on his first day in of... »