Argentina’s Biodiesel Plagued by Commercial and Environmental Challenges

Argentina’s Biodiesel Plagued by Commercial and Environmental Challenges

Climate Change, Development & Aid, Economy & Trade, Editors’ Choice, Energy, Environment, Food & Agriculture, Green Economy, Headlines, Integration and Development Brazilian-style, Latin America & the Caribbean, Projects, Regional Categories A view of Enresa, one of Argentina’s biodiesel plants. The...
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How to ensure no weight gain during Diwali

How to ensure no weight gain during Diwali

By: IANS | New Delhi | Published:October 18, 2017 12:07 pm Worried that you are eating too much? Try these tips to avoid gaining weight this festive season. (Source: Thinkstock Images) Overeating, over drinking or going completely sleepless creates toxicity...
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Obesity worsens asthma symptoms for children, study finds

Obesity worsens asthma symptoms for children, study finds

Obesity causes asthma symptoms in children to worsen, a new study has found. Researchers who worked on the report published in Pediatric Allergy and Immunology studied the records of nearly 40,000 Japanese children who have asthma. They found that those...
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Fitness queen Ashy Bines shares her day on a plate

Fitness queen Ashy Bines shares her day on a plate

She’s the fitness queen with an enviable figure. And Instagram star Ashy Bines, from the Gold Coast, has shared the secrets to her diet by revealing what her typical day on a plate looks like. Sharing her meal plan on...
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3 Strength Exercises You Should Steal From Ruth Bader Ginsburg

3 Strength Exercises You Should Steal From Ruth Bader Ginsburg

The 84-year-old’s workout is seriously intense. We don’t need to tell you that Ruth Bader Ginsburg is #goals. The second woman to be appointed a Supreme Court justice, Ginsburg has been fighting for gender equality since the start of her career...
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‘Go to the dentist and get fined £100’

‘Go to the dentist and get fined £100’

Image caption Charlotte Waite says it is distressing when so many wrong fines are being issued Going to the dentist is something that many would want to avoid – but how about if you also faced a penalty fine? More...
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Pre-sex HIV drug ‘no-brainer’ for NHS

Pre-sex HIV drug ‘no-brainer’ for NHS

Image copyright Getty Images A drug to dramatically cut the risk of HIV infection during sex would save the UK around £1bn over the next 80 years, say scientists. The team at University College London says Prep, or pre-exposure prophylaxis,...
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NHS waits for cancer care, A&E and ops worsen across UK

NHS waits for cancer care, A&E and ops worsen across UK

Image copyright stockvisual The performance of hospitals across the UK has slumped with targets for cancer, A&E and planned operations now being missed en masse, BBC research shows. Nationally England, Wales and Northern Ireland have not hit one of their.....
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Four brain genes help explain obsessive compulsive disorder

Four brain genes help explain obsessive compulsive disorder

People with OCD are driven to repeat ritualsJeffrey Hamilton/Getty By Alice Klein Four genes have been identified that are linked to obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD). The genes all play a role in the same brain circuit, and may help explain...
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Ending Poverty in Next 13 years Means Boosting Resilience Now

Ending Poverty in Next 13 years Means Boosting Resilience Now

Development & Aid, Food & Agriculture, Headlines, Latin America & the Caribbean, Poverty & SDGs, Regional Categories, TerraViva United Nations | Opinion Jessica Faieta is UN Assistant Secretary General & UNDP Regional Director for Latin Ame...
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Press Freedom Groups Condemn U.S. Withdrawal from UNESCO

Press Freedom Groups Condemn U.S. Withdrawal from UNESCO

Civil Society, Global, Global Governance, Headlines, Human Rights, IPS UN: Inside the Glasshouse, Press Freedom, TerraViva United Nations UNITED NATIONS, Oct 17 2017 (IPS) – Civil society groups have called on the United States to reverse its decision to...
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