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  • Hormone replacement therapy and ovarian cancer risk
    Hormone replacement therapy and ovarian cancer risk
    A large new study evaluated the association between ovarian cancer risk and hormone replacement therapy (HRT) among menopausal women. The findings were published online on February 12 in the journal The Lancet. The study was funding by the Medical...
  • Stay safe while exercising outdoors
    Stay safe while exercising outdoors
    This article will discuss how to stay safe from risks such as extremes of weather, cars, dogs, and criminal encounters while exercising outdoors. Although exercising outdoors often can be more enjoyable than exercising inside, exercising outdoors...
  • birth control pills
    Long-term hormonal contraceptive may increase the risk of a brain tumor
    According to the National Health Statistics Report revealed that 62% of women of reproductive age are currently using contraception. Hormonal contraceptives contain estrogen and progestin, or progestin to prevent pregnancy for most women.Oral...
  • Stressful jobs increase stroke risk
    Stressful jobs increase stroke risk
    Many have stressful jobs that can impact their quality of life. A new study has found that stress in the workplace can increase the risk of stroke. The findings were published online on January 6 in the journal Stroke by Scandinavian researchers...
  • Corn Futures Trading Pit
    Why do some futures contracts succeed and others fail?
    Professional Risk Manager’s International Association (PRMIA) Presents:Why Do Some Futures Contracts Succeed and Others Fail? Examining the Key Elements for the Success of Futures ContractsThis one hour webinar presented by Ms. Hillary Till...
  • The Gambler
    Ya got to know when to hold 'em and when to fold 'em
    The Gambler: Rated “R” (1 hour, 41 minutes)Starring: Mark Wahlberg, Brie Larson, Jessica Lange, John Goodman, Sonya WalgerDirected by: Rupert WyattAn updated remake of the 1974 James Caan film of the same name, this outing casts...
  • Firemen serious sleep apnea disorder affects safety and health risk
    Firemen serious sleep apnea disorder affects safety and health risk
    Within two seconds they could be driving a 72,000-pound truck. Serious sleep disorders affect firemen too. 37-percent of the firemen tested suffered from some form of sleep apnea which leads to other disorders like heart strain and chronic...
  • The straight scoop on Ebola from JAMA
    The straight scoop on Ebola from JAMA
    Major media attention has focused on the Ebola virus, with opinions ranging from “It’s no big deal” to “It might infect us all.” Obviously, neither extreme is an appropriate description. On October 7, the Journal of...
  • Nearby thunderstorm versus beach-goers
    Beach lightning detection systems are NOT the answer!
    WEATHERTORIAL: The following opinions are mine alone. This weathertorial has been shared with local governmental officials in the Naples to Cape Coral area.On July 22, 2014, lightning claimed one life and injured two on a Fort Myers, FL beach....
  • Contraceptive pill
    Does the pill higher your risk for breast cancer?
    Breast cancer risk associated with different oral contraceptive typesPast studies have examined oral contraceptives and breast cancer risk and have indicated that recent use slightly increases the risk for breast cancer however, most studies on...
  • Testosterone does not cause heart attacks in older men reports new study
    Testosterone does not cause heart attacks in older men reports new study
    Many older men consider taking testosterone with the goal of boosting muscle strength and sexual function; however, some avoid it because they are concerned of an increased risk of a heart attack. A new study of 24,000 Medicare patients reported...
  • Genetic link between cannabis and schizophrenia discovered
    Genetic link between cannabis and schizophrenia discovered
    A new study by an international team of researchers has found that genes that increase an individual’s risk of schizophrenia may also increase his or her use of using cannabis. The findings were published online on June 24 in the journal...
  • Grave Future
    The New Message Foretells the Fate of Nations
    The New Message from God is a religious movement based upon the revelations of Marshall Vian Summers, considered by practitioners to be a Messenger from God. The following is a revelation given to Marshall Vian Summers on April 17, 2007, in...
  • Viagra and melanoma link possibly found with cancer
    Viagra melanoma: Little blue pill may increase cancer risk, 26K men in study
    A potential Viagra melanoma link in connection with cancer has been discovered recently via a new study conducted at the Harvard School of Public Health. The research survey, which involved roughly 26,000 men here in the U.S., has shown that the...
  • The Risk Advantage details the relationship between risk and opportunity.
    The Risk Advantage presents entrepreneurs with framework for success
    It’s no secret that entrepreneurship equals risk – in fact, the very definition of “entrepreneur” includes “risk.” In The Risk Advantage: Embracing the Entrepreneur's Unexpected Edge, author Tom Panaggio...