Pneumonia is one of the top 5 causes of death worldwide among children under 5 years of age. In the U.S. next to giving birth, pneumonia is the most common reason why adults get admitted to the hospital. While the past decades have seen advances in preventing, controlling, and treating pneumonia, some troubling trends that threaten to reverse the gains.
Market concerns shift to euro after concerns over Brexit vote, but sterling remains well below pre-referendum levels
The battered pound has notched up its best two-week performance in eight years after the surprise US election result took investor focus off the UK’s Brexit challenges.
Market concerns shifted to the euro amid fears that Donald Trump’s victory will trigger a wave of populism and political uncertainty throughout Europe.
It doesn’t matter whether he cares, whether he was making true promises, whether he’ll try, it’s just that economics is stronger than politics.
Video Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump addresses supporters during a campaign rally in Cleveland, Ohio on October 22, 2016. / AFP / Jay LaPrete (Photo credit should read JAY LAPRETE/AFP/Getty Images) Liberal tongues were wagging all over the internet on Friday, because Donald Trump promised to repeal Obamacare, while guaranteeing health insurance […]
By Tim Benton, Member of the Global Future Council on The Future of Food Security of the World Economic Forum The future of food is a contested space, with multiple competing ideas about how the future will evolve. The growing human population, with a significantly increasing global middle class, will be […]
Upon learning that Donald Trump won the American presidency on November 9, the Russian Duma (parliament) broke out in applause. The Kremlin had every reason to be happy. During his campaign Trump repeatedly—and consistently— expressed admiration for Russian president Vladimir Putin above all other dictators. He said he would “look […]
It’s Fantasy Football Week 10. With countless injuries and bye weeks tarnishing rosters, here are some sleeper running backs that have the potential to thrive this week.
Who will upset the College Football Playoff picture this week? Vegas prognosticator wannabes go head-to-head with a Vegas pro to make the big picks of the college football weekend.
Peninsula Hong Kong’s Spring Moon earned its first Michelin star this 2017, coinciding with its 30th anniversary (Photo courtesy of Peninsula Hong Kong) Michelin announced its 2017 stars for Hong Kong and Macau on November 9 at the Ritz-Carlton Hotel. Eighty restaurants made the list (61 in Hong Kong and 19 […]