Wildlife crime putting environment and health at risk: UN report
New York: The COVID-19 pandemic shows how wildlife crime is a threat not only to the environment but to human health, according to a new UN report issued on Friday.
UN health agency welcomes Facebook pledge to stop vaccine misinformation from going viral
New York, Sept 6 (IBNS): The World Health Organization (WHO) on Thursday welcomed Facebook’s pledge to ensure users can separate fact from fiction when it comes to vaccines, across its platforms from Facebook Search, to Groups, Pages and forums.
Desk jobs are bad for your heart and your waist, says research
London, Mar 3 (IBNS) A new study shows further evidence for the view that spending too much time sitting down is bad for our health and our waistline.
Laughter-based exercise program for older adults has health benefits, Georgia state researchers find
Atlanta, Sept 16 (IBNS): Incorporating laughter into a physical activity program that is focused on strength, balance and flexibility could improve older adultsâ€™ mental health, aerobic endurance and confidence in their ability to exercise, according to a study led by Georgia State University.