It contains the garter snake capital of the world (Manitoba) and is the first country to build a UFO landing pad (in Alberta). Here are Lonely Planet's top 10 countries for 2017: People march for peace in Bogota, Columbia, after a deal to make peace with the rebel FARC group failed.
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) on Tuesday reported a 29 percent rise in third-quarter adjusted operating profit and raised its full-year guidance, but recall costs and pressure on North America margins weighed on the stock. "The company said it earned 47 cents per share, easily beating analyst expectations of 39 cents per share," the Detroit Free Press reported .
Epilog, a spin-off from imec and Ghent University, is launching its platform that improves epilepsy diagnosis through an automated service that accurately and efficiently analyzes large amounts of EEG-data. "Unfortunately, the interpretation of EEG data is a labor-intensive and subjective process. Epilog's technology can automatically detect epileptic phenomena in the EEG recordings and localize their origin in the patient's brain. The doctor can use this information to make the most well-informed treatment decision, such as medication or brain surgery ."
While the rest of Europe turns back the clocks next week , the Balearic Islands could stick with summertime hours, putting the archipelago in a different timezone to the rest of Spain. The Mes per Menorca coalition, which put forward the motion, believes sticking with summertime will improve the quality of life for people living on the islands, which, being further east than the rest of Spain, are impacted more by the annual change.
When University of British Columbia researchers asked people who were new to high-intensity interval training (HIIT) to try a sprint-interval workout either with or without music, both groups came away with positive attitudes. "There has been a lot of discussion in the exercise and public policy worlds about how we can get people off the couch and meeting their minimum exercise requirements," said Kathleen Martin Ginis, PhD, professor of health and exercise sciences at the university, in a press release.
I got up at four in the morning jolted by her harsh words, "It's time to bring him to the world, and you are being selfish again to think only about your convenience." Every social gathering had started turning into a prolonged counselling session stressing on the urgency for me to bear a baby .
Death rates from liver cancer increased by 52% in the last 10 years, with the disease killing 572 Scots last year. A total of 16,011 deaths in 2015 were caused by cancer, with the report noting that "although the rate of deaths due to cancer has decreased over this period, the actual number of deaths due to cancer has not".
Now, new research suggests the hand-to-mouth action of vaping could help prevent weight gain in those who are trying to stop smoking. Lead researcher Professor Linda Bauld, from the University of Stirling, said e-cigarettes could be used as a weight management tool - especially for those trying to quit smoking. But experts believe the hand-to-mouth action of vaping could help prevent weight gain They found food flavourings helped to replicate the feeling of eating and prevented cravings.
I've been Miss World Iceland, placed 14th after judging interview in Miss World, I won another pageant (Miss EM) and with all my qualities and good experience I come with my passion and hard work to your pageant. 4 days before stage they tell me that I'm too fat for you.
CHICAGO -- Think autism and an image of an awkward boy typically emerges, but the way autism strikes girls -- or doesn't -- may help reveal some of the developmental disorder's frustrating secrets. Autism is at least four times more common in boys, but scientists taking a closer look are finding some gender-based surprises: Many girls with autism have social skills that can mask the condition.
There are hundreds of creative ways to sneak fruits and vegetables past the wrinkled noses of even the pickiest children. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention , nine out of 10 American kids aren't eating enough vegetables, and six out of 10 don't get enough fruit. New York-based Kidfresh offers tot-friendly frozen entrees and snacks, such as macaroni and cheese and pepperoni pizza bites, all with a dose of pureed vegetables -- in some cases enough to meet one-third of a young child's daily requirement.
Nobody likes being lured by a bargain headline fare only to find the bill has doubled (or worse) once charges for checked luggage have been added. The findings contradict the popular perception that baggage fees actually increase delays, as more people bring bulky carry-on luggage that takes longer to stow in overhead lockers and slows the boarding process.