More than 3,000 South Koreans near the southeastern city of Gumi have received medical treatment as the damage from a major toxic chemical leak continues to grow, media reports said Sunday.
An explosion at the factory of chemical maker Hube Global on September 27, which killed five people, led to the leak of hydrofluoric acid which has affected crops, livestock and villagers near the plant.
Nearly 3,200 people have so far been [...]
(CNSNews.com) – So much for the Olympic spirit. Just days after U.N. secretary-general Ban Ki-moon announced the traditional Olympic Truce – for people and nations to “set aside their differences” during London 2012 – news emerged that the one Iranian athlete likely to face an Israeli in competition has withdrawn with a “gut infection.”
Iran and a number of other Islamic counties have pulled athletes from international competitions in the past rather [...]
Airplanes were observed by locals spreading these chemicals. It was also reported by Lebanese media as ‘bright lights’ in the sky Syria
White substance has been seen on the ground and as huge puffs in the air. It has caused ppl nose-bleeds, fainting & severe nausea Syria
The Syrian regime is using suffocating chemicals against civilians in three major cities: Hama, Idlib and Daraa.
Al Houleh coordination team have just confirmed the attack on the area [...]
Women resorting to extreme weight loss methods experience ‘diet brain’, leaving them depressed, agitated and forgetful, experts suggest.
As a result four out of ten admitted their marriage or relationship had suffered, while a quarter said their performance at work had also been blighted.
Nutritionists are now urging dieters to take sensible steps to avoid such symptoms.
Four out of ten women admitted their weight obsession had a negative impact
One in three women admitted [...]
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Susan Schneck began suffering from frequent, painful heartburn in 1998.
“In the evening and especially after lying down to go to sleep, I would invariably experience heartburn,” Schneck said. “It was a burning. Not exactly nausea, but that same type of upward sensation, only with that burning. Like you’d had a hot drink or really, really spicy food. And once it started, it wouldn’t go away.”
It never occurred [...]
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Two nurses in a Utah hospital’s intensive care unit were fired this week for taping a patient’s mouth shut and laughing about it, hospital officials said Friday.
Penny Artalejo was admitted to Utah Valley Regional Medical Center in Provo on Dec. 17 with nausea and anxiety from taking medication for chronic neck pain, her daughters told KSL (http://bit.ly/tbVNuS ).
Artalejo’s daughter, Brittany Bilson, told the television station that [...]
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Thousands of angry bees swarmed a man in a wheelchair, sending him and three others who came to his aid to the hospital in the Southern California city of Santa Ana.
The attack also shut down a street and forced the evacuation of several businesses while beekeepers removed the hive, which was estimated to contain 60,000 [...]
By Michio Nakayama, Tsuyoshi Inajima and Yuriy Humber – Mar 28, 2011 4:07 PM ET …Radiation levels that can prove fatal were detected outside reactor buildings at Japan’s Fukushima Dai-Ichi plant…“There’s not much good news right now,” said Gennady Pshakin, a former official with the International Atomic Energy Agency. Questions of [...]