Most people aren't meeting exercise guidelines Most adults in the USA aren't meeting the federal physical activity recommendations for both aerobic exercise and muscle-strengthening activity, according to government statistics out today. About 79% of adults don't meet the physical activity guidelines that advise getting at least 2½ hours a week of moderate-intensity aerobic activity such as brisk walking, or one hour and 15 minutes a week of vigorous-intensity aerobic activity, such as jogging. More
US suicide rate rose sharply among middle-aged Health officials say suicides among middle-aged Americans climbed at a startling rate over the past decade, a period that included the recession. Overall, the suicide rate for the age group jumped 28 percent from 1999 to 2010. And among whites, it shot up 40 percent.... More
Study: New bird flu jumped directly from chickens Chinese scientists have for the first time found strong evidence of how humans got infected with a new strain of bird flu: from chickens at a live market. In a small study of four patients who caught the new H7N9 virus, Chinese scientists compared swabs from birds at live markets in eastern China to virus samples from patients. More
US Environmental Protection Agency tested diesel fumes on children The US Environmental Protection Agency funded experiments that exposed children to diesel fumes. In experiments conducted between 2003 and 2010 and funded by the US Environmental Protection Agency, children as young as 10 years of age were exposed to ... 01/23/2015 - 2:32 am | View Link
WHO agency: Diesel fumes cause cancer LONDON (AP) – Diesel fumes cause cancer, the World Health Organization's cancer agency declared Tuesday, a ruling it said could make exhaust as important a public health threat as secondhand smoke. The risk of getting cancer from diesel fumes is small ... 06/13/2012 - 2:50 am | View Link
WHO’s cancer agency: Diesel fumes cause cancer LONDON — Diesel fumes cause cancer, the World Health Organization’s cancer agency declared Tuesday, a ruling it said could make exhaust as important a public health threat as secondhand smoke. The risk of getting cancer from diesel fumes is small, but ... 06/12/2012 - 1:10 pm | View Link
WHO's cancer agency: Diesel fumes cause cancer LONDON (AP) — Diesel exhaust causes cancer, the World Health Organization’s cancer agency declared Tuesday, a ruling it said could make exhaust as important a public health threat as secondhand smoke. The risk of getting cancer from diesel fumes is ... 06/12/2012 - 1:36 am | View Link
WHO's cancer agency: Diesel fumes cause cancer Diesel exhaust causes cancer, the World Health Organization's cancer agency declared Tuesday, a ruling it said could make exhaust as important a public health threat as secondhand smoke. The risk of getting cancer from diesel fumes is small, but since so ... 06/11/2012 - 3:01 pm | View Link
Exhaust fumes Related WordsSynonymsLegend: Switch to new thesaurus Noun 1. exhaust fumes - gases ejected from an engine as waste products exhaust, fumes waste, waste material ... 02/22/2017 - 10:04 am | View Website
Exhaust gas Exhaust gas or flue gas is emitted as a result of the combustion of fuels such as natural gas, gasoline, petrol, biodiesel blends, diesel fuel, fuel oil, or coal. 02/21/2017 - 4:53 pm | View Website
Health Effects of Diesel Exhaust | OEHHA A fact sheet was prepared by OEHHA and the American Lung Association (ALAC) regarding health hazards associated with diesel exhaust. 02/21/2017 - 4:10 pm | View Website
Health Protection Agency Health Protection Agency Compendium of Chemical Hazards: Kerosene (Fuel Oil). Prepared by: Robert P Chilcott Chemical Hazards and Poisons Division (HQ), Chilton, 02/21/2017 - 6:16 am | View Website
FAQ What is Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF), where can I get it and why do I need it? Everything you ever wanted to know about Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) and more at ... 02/20/2017 - 2:24 pm | View Website
The Latest on the 89th Academy Awards (all times local):
Justin Timberlake is the king of the Oscars red carpet, as least as far as the bleacher fans are concerned.
While some celebrities like Viggo Mortensen and Scarlett Johansson ignore the bleacher crowd, Timberlake stopped to lead a cheering war between two sections.
As wife Jessica Biel stood by in a stunning gold dress, Timberlake put his hand to his ear to draw applause.
Then he'd judge which section was winning by raising and lowering his hands
The crowd responded with raucous cheers.
—Amanda Lee Myers @AmandaLeeAP
Justin Timberlake says the beginning of the Oscars is going to be free of politics.
Timberlake tells The Associated Press, "Watch the top of the show, it will be very un-political.
Ruth Negga, dripping in responsibly sourced rubies with a custom Valentino gown to match, accessorized with something extra Sunday on her first Oscar red carpet as a nominee — a blue ribbon in support of the ACLU.
The ribbon popped up on others walking the red carpet, including Lin Manual
She gave kudos to the civil rights group for helping the real "Loving" couple as they fought their way to legal marriage as a mixed-race couple.
Trader Joe’s is recalling three types of apple sauce because it could contain glass. Trader Joe’s First Crush Unsweetened Gravenstein Apple Sauce and Organic Unsweetened Apple Sauce are being recalled …