Ally Thomson

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Alcohol linked to at least seven types of cancer, study says, while 'health benefits are irrelevant'

There is strong evidence that alcohol causes seven types of cancer and probably others, according to a review that dismissed the claimed health benefits as "irrelevant".<p>A study of existing research found strong evidence of a direct, harmful effect of drinking, even though scientists are unsure of …

Breast Cancer

England Fans in Lille Clash With French Police, 36 Arrests

'This was very much an English problem.'<p>At least 36 people have been arrested after England supporters clashed with French police on the streets of …

Korea's Air Is Dirty, But It's Not All Close-Neighbor China's Fault

Minhae Kim didn't check air pollution levels before bringing her one-year-old to Seoul's Yongsan Family Park.<p>Perhaps she should have. On this day — and on most days this spring — the measures of the most dangerous kind of pollution in Seoul exceed the World Health Organization's recommended limit. …

Pollution

US accidentally sends live anthrax to S Korea army base | South Korea News

The United States military has mistakenly sent live anthrax bacteria to laboratories in nine US states and a US airbase in South Korea, after apparently failing to properly inactivate the bacteria last year, US officials have said.<p>The Pentagon said on Wednesday that there was no known suspected …