Valerie Ratz

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Apple to Close iPhone Security Hole That Law Enforcement Uses to Crack Devices

SAN FRANCISCO — Apple has long positioned the iPhone as a secure device that only its owner can open. That has led to battles with law enforcement officials who want to get information off them, including a well-publicized showdown with the F.B.I. in 2016 after Apple refused to help open the locked …

Privacy

Why Isn't My Chemotherapy Working?

I am very grateful there is something like Envita out here and that I was able to find them.<p>Once you hear the word ‘cancer,' it… throws you for a …

Cancer

Erase My Back Pain

Back Pain

There Are Biophotons in the Brain. Is Something Light-Based Going On?

Over the last 100 years, scientists have realized, first in rats, that neurons in mammalian brains were capable of producing photons, or …

Central Nervous System

Top 7 Overlooked Factors for Treating Lyme Disease

Lyme has been polluting my life for the last six years.<p>There is no other place I would recommend to those suffering with Lyme symptoms to go.<p>It's …

Lyme Disease

Lyme Disease and the Many Symptoms It Can Present in Humans

There is no other place I would recommend to those suffering with Lyme symptoms to go.<p>It's like all my muscles are on fire and they are so tight and …

Nearly a quarter of Ontario opioid prescriptions exceeded guidelines: Study

Nearly a quarter of first-time opioid prescriptions in Ontario from April 2015 to March 2016 exceeded recommended dose limits introduced in 2017.

How to Tell If Bronchitis Is Turning Into Pneumonia and Tips for Prevention

Bronchitis can lead to pneumonia if you don’t seek treatment. Bronchitis is an infection of the airways that lead to your lungs. Pneumonia is an …

Pneumonia

What Is Consciousness?

INNOVATIONS IN<p>Scientists are beginning to unravel a mystery that has long vexed philosophers.<p>Christof Koch<p>Christof Koch is chief scientist and …

Experts Say This Acid Is Like a Magic Eraser for Blackheads

Oh, blackheads. Let us count the ways we hate you. You pester our skin with tiny black pinprick blemishes that are equal parts stubborn and …

Skin Care

In 'Tully,' Charlize Theron And Mackenzie Davis Make A Great (Au) Pair

When it comes to undercutting her glam loveliness for the sake of a meaty role, Charlize Theron is the champ of champs. <i>Meaty</i>'s the word: Having packed on the pounds and several tons of vicious attitude to play serial killer Aileen Wuornos in 2003's <i>Monster</i> and shed a (virtual) limb or two for 2015's</i> …

Mad Max

‘It’s tearing them apart’: Actor Nicky Whelan’s plea to help her family’s son with severe autism

Australian actor Nicky Whelan’s family is facing a heartbreaking situation that is tearing them apart.Her brother Sean, wife Liz and their kids are …

Trump’s Lawyer Went to the Worst Law School in America

Michael Cohen’s alma mater has long been a punchline in the legal world.<p>The roster of the school’s graduates includes federal and state judges, two members of Congress and several high-profile courtroom lawyers and business leaders.<p>But whatever the accomplishments of its most distinguished alumni, …

College & University

Trump Is Said to Have Known of Payment to Stormy Daniels Months Before He Denied It

WASHINGTON — President Trump knew about a six-figure payment that Michael D. Cohen, his personal lawyer, made to a pornographic film actress several months before he denied any knowledge of it to reporters aboard Air Force One in April, according to two people familiar with the arrangement.<p>How much …

Donald Trump

Restless Legs Linked to Brain Changes

WEDNESDAY, April 25, 2018 -- Structural changes in the area of the brain that processes sensations may be linked with restless legs syndrome, a new …

New galactic map shows the positions and brightness of 1.7 billion stars

Get all the details on the Milky Way’s celestial objects<p>This morning, the European Space Agency unveiled a new, highly detailed sky map of the Milky Way Galaxy that showcases the brightness and positions of nearly 1.7 billion stars. It’s the most comprehensive catalog of stars to date, and it …

A Look Into the Bizarre Life of the Human Barbie

A Look Into the Bizarre Life of the ‘Human Barbie’<p>OMG! | | Melina Papadopoulos<p>Justified or not, Barbie has been consistently accused of perpetuating …

Common Asperger syndrome symptoms in kids - the signs to look out from toddlers to older children

Autism is a lot more common than people think.<p>It's believed one in 100 people in the UK are living with autism, meaning you may very well know …

What Quitting Marijuana After 30 Years Does to Your Brain

Most scientists agree that there are certain benefits to smoking marijuana, like easing pain, anxiety, and PTSD. But chronic smoking has negative …

Cannabis

Four ways to support girls with autism

I recently attended an event organised by Autism Anglia, which included a couple of seminars on autism in girls. This is a topic that has interested …

Sephora Is Having One Of Its Biggest Sales Of The Year — But It's Ending Super Soon

Say Sephora three times in a mirror, and a BeautyBlender appears. Okay, that may not be true. However, when you say Sephora VIB Sale, a couple of …

Behance

New Immunotherapy Drugs May Be Big Advance in Lung Cancer Care

MONDAY, April 16, 2018 -- Drugs designed to trigger a patient's immune system may help boost survival for those battling lung cancer, two new studies …

Bad News for Kissers: Mono Virus is Actually Linked to 7 Other Diseases

Celibacy's looking pretty great right now.<p>Getting mono is a double-edged sword. On the one hand, it means you have someone to kiss, or at least swap …

Breast Cancer

Ketamine Nasal Spray for Suicide Prevention Raises Serious Concerns

The new drug has serious potential for abuse.<p>The notorious party drug ketamine has enjoyed a revival in the past few years as a legitimate treatment …

Johnson & Johnson

Britain braces for Putin's 'dirty cyber war' in retaliation for Syria air strikes with Russian hackers targeting VIPs and UK infrastructure

Vladimir Putin is expected to order a cyber attack on Britain’s infrastructure in revenge for the bombing of Syria at the weekend.<p>Russian hackers …

U.S. and allies warn Syria of more missile strikes if chemical attacks used again

Western allies warned Syria on Saturday that they could launch further attacks if chemical weapons are used again, even as Syria’s powerful backer Russia denounced the missile strikes but gave no signs of possible retaliation.<p>The flurry of statements after Friday’s coordinated strike of U.S. cruise …

Middle East

PM: There is 'no practicable alternative to the use of force'

<b>Here is the Prime Minister's full statement:</b><p>This evening I have authorised British armed forces to conduct co-ordinated and targeted strikes to …

How to Make the Perfect Grilled Cheese, According to Science

It's all in the pH.<p>Grilled cheese is more than just a chunk of dairy surrounded by gluten; it’s a national staple. The all-American dish now has its …

Cooking