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Grindr defeats appeal over harassment on gay dating app

Grindr is owned by Beijing Kunlun Tech Co.

28 Mar 2019 10:05 AM

Told US security at risk, Chinese firm seeks to sell Grindr dating app

Grindr defeats appeal over harassment on gay dating app

28 Mar 2019 10:04 AM

On social media, your privacy is at risk even if you don't have an account

Some believe that once they are off these platforms, their privacy is safe, the new study points toward the contrary.

29 Jan 2019 12:25 PM

Half of PC software is out-of-date, putting users at risk: Survey

Application updates most frequently neglected include Adobe Shockwave, VLC and Skype.

23 Jan 2019 5:00 PM

Vaginal birth risky after cesarean?

The study found that although the number of women with a previous cesarean delivery increased from 2003 to 2014.

07 May 2018 5:22 PM


Study finds regular alcohol consumption could take years off your life

According to the research, drinking more alcohol is associated with a higher risk of stroke, fatal aneurysm, heart failure and death.

14 Apr 2018 1:20 PM

Risk of getting infected with Zika through sex may not last longer than a month

The virus is mainly spread by tropical mosquitoes. But during the epidemic, scientists discovered some infections were spread through sex.

12 Apr 2018 8:36 PM

Privacy issues emerge as major business risk for Facebook

Shares in Facebook fell on March 19 by 7 per cent, their biggest drop since 2014.

20 Mar 2018 9:07 AM

Study finds drinking coffee is liked to longer life

Those who drink twice or thrice a day may have a lower chance of dying from certain illnesses than those who abstain it.

22 Feb 2018 9:12 AM

Youngsters with food allergies are often put at risk by parents, says study

Almost half of parents of children with food allergies report at least one risky behavior, such as not carrying epinephrine autoinjectors.

07 Feb 2018 10:20 AM


Stress at work may cause diabetes

According to researchers, workers who experience increasing stressful tasks on job are 57 per cent more likely to develop diabetes.

12 Jan 2018 8:58 AM

Socialising may lower diabetes risk: study

The researchers also found that in men, living alone was associated with 94 per cent higher odds of type 2 diabetes.

19 Dec 2017 6:06 PM

BP risk high in childhood cancer survivors

Research shows high BP can have greater negative impact on survivors of childhood cancer who were treated with cardiotoxic therapies.

24 Nov 2017 8:08 AM

Exercise lowers risk of premature death in people with type 1 diabetes

Compared to people who spent little time exercising, participants who reported devoting most time were less likely to die.

09 Nov 2017 8:14 AM

Risk of premature death lowered in older women through exercise

Doctors typically advise people to get at least 150 minutes a week of moderate to vigorous exercise.

07 Nov 2017 8:11 AM


Cancer risk slashed by use of aspirin, says study

According to researchers, aspirin, which protects against heart attacks, strokes is though to block enzymes which help cancer tumours grow.

31 Oct 2017 12:08 PM

Top five risks of using credit cards, how to avoid them

Credit card can be risky instrument for those who cannot control the urge of splurging money.

10 Oct 2017 12:39 PM

Stroke survivors are at greater risk of cancer

Researchers find stroke survivors are most frequently diagnosed with cancer in the colon, lung and prostate regions.

07 Sep 2017 7:32 AM

Losing smelling abilities may signal Alzheimer’s risk

Scientists believe that simple odour identification tests may help track the progression of the disease before symptoms actually appear.

18 Aug 2017 8:24 AM

Smoking cannabis may offer protection from stroke

People who smoke marijuana every day have better blood flow and oxygen to the brain, says new study.

17 Aug 2017 10:09 AM