Suleiman Ahmad Idris

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Researchers have found a new texting vulnerability in Android

This morning, researchers at Zimperium Mobile Security announced a new vulnerability in Android, targeting the multimedia messaging system. Dubbed "Stagefright," the vulnerability affects roughly 950 million Android devices worldwide, according to researcher estimates, although the most vulnerable …

Information Security

Samsung announces monitors with built in smartphone wireless charging

Samsung is big on wireless charging these days, having adopted both PMA and Qi standards with its Galaxy S6 smartphone. The company has now announced two new monitors, which feature a built-in wireless charging dock to power up your handset.<p>There are two models in the range, the 24-inch S24E370DL …

The Link Between Mental Trauma and Diabetes

Women with symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) have a two-fold increased risk for type 2 diabetes, according to a new study.<p>“When we …

6 Signs He's Probably Cheating on You

Smart guys may stain-treat their collars, but they can't hide these other hints.<p>If you think your guy’s cheating on you, he probably is.<p>“The number one sign that someone is cheating on you is your intuition,” says Tammy Nelson, Ph.D., author of <i>The New Monogamy</i>. “Listen to your gut. It usually will …

Sexual Health

The Weirdly Hydrating Thing You Should Drink After a Workout

Still pounding sports drinks after a tough workout? You’re behind the science times, according to a small new study. Milk and milk …

Why Being Pregnant Makes Your Hair Fuller—And Giving Birth Makes It All Fall Out

What’s up with this freaky phenomenon<p>Everyone who's had a bun in the oven knows that one of the biggest pregnancy perks is that you suddenly look like you could be in an Herbal Essences commercial, but where exactly does that new hair growth come from? And what makes it fall out after the baby’s …

Brain surgery for epilepsy sufferers

There are 1,000 epilepsy-related deaths a year, approximately 600 of which are attributable to SUDEP (Sudden Unexpected Death in Epilepsy). Most people who die are young, often in their 20s.<p>BBC Newsnight's James Clayton has been given access to epilepsy brain surgery at the National Hospital for …

Feelings Of Guilt During Childhood Linked To Mental Illness

Excessive guilt is a known symptom of adult depression, but a new study finds that such feelings in childhood can predict future mental illness, including depression, anxiety, obsessive-compulsive disorder and bipolar disorder.<p>The link seems to center around the anterior insula -- a brain region …

Antibiotics: US discovery labelled 'game-changer' for medicine

<b>The decades-long drought in antibiotic discovery could be over after a breakthrough by US scientists.</b><p>Their novel method for growing bacteria has yielded 25 new antibiotics, with one deemed "very promising".<p>The last new class of antibiotics to make it to clinic was discovered nearly three decades …

Your New Year's Resolution Will Likely Fail. Here's What Works

The change in calendar does not give us more will power nor does it give us more determination. Notice throughout the year, we declare we'll start a new diet on a Monday. Rarely do our eating habits change when we start our new week.<p>If you're a regular at a fitness center, you've noticed it's …

New Year's Resolutions

Massaging This Body Part Is Guaranteed To Help You Poop

Take matters into your own hands.<p>If you've ever had an issue going to the bathroom, you know that sometimes you're willing to try <i>anything</i> to get some relief. Fiber, stool softeners, cleanses—whatever, bring it on.<p>But there's one thing you probably haven't tried, and it might be the key to get …

Self-Love: Why I'm Over It

So the next time you're up to some endeavor in self-love, first remember who has loved you and who you have loved. The vivid images in your mind of those who have loved you will take you to your place of self-love much faster than whatever else you are being taught.<p>More and more I am hearing about …

Relationships

Beyond Reframing

"Reframing" is the art of shifting perspectives, and is considered a core skill in pretty much any field that involves directing people's perceptions, ranging from therapy to politics to marketing and advertising.<p>"Reframing" is the art of shifting perspectives, and is considered a core skill in …

Blood Tests

12 Workouts You Can Do in Only 5 Minutes (Yep, 5!)

Fewer excuses, more sweat<p>Spending an hour at the gym can be a great way to get blissed-out before heading to the office or to unwind after a long day. But sometimes (read: often) you don't have an hour to spare. That's why the 12 workout videos in our playlist below, led by <i>Women's Health</i> fitness …

Women's Health

How to Lose Belly Fat at Any Age

Weight loss is definitely possible no matter how old you are.<p><i>This article was written by Marygrace Taylor and provided by our partners at</i> Prevention.<p>How many times have you been told that middle age spread—the weight gain that comes with hitting 40 and beyond—is unavoidable? Well, next time someone …

Why You’re NEVER Too Busy to Exercise

A new study proves you can always fit in a great workout<p>Scratch “too busy” off your list of excuses to not work out today. Just a single minute of hard exercise may improve your fitness, suggests new Canadian research.<p>In the study, participants trained on stationary bikes three times a week for 6 …

New Antibiotic Could Help Fight 'Superbugs' of the Future

Scientists have discovered a new antibiotic that may help turn the tide against the rise of drug-resistant bacteria, or “superbugs”.<p>By using a method …

US Troops Set 'To Take Action' To Release Chibok Girls - The Trent

United States troops may be deployed in the search for the over 200 abducted secondary school girls in Chibok, Borno State, it was learnt yesterday.<p>A …

Latest breaking news from Nigeria & world

Nigerian Military Arrests 486 Boko Haram Members In Abia State

The Nigerian Army authorities at the 144 Battalion, Asa in Ukwa West local government of Abia state on Sunday arrested 486 persons suspected to be …

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California declares whooping cough epidemic

California is being hit hard with a whooping cough epidemic, according to the state's public health department, with 800 cases reported in the past two weeks alone.<p>The agency says that there were 3,458 whooping cough cases reported between January 1 and June 10, well ahead of the number of cases …

Behind US-China cyberspy tensions: The view from Beijing (Q&A)

An increasingly testy dispute between China and the United States over cyberespionage is about to drag out in Silicon Valley.<p>Last month, the Justice Department unsealed an indictment charging five officers of China's People's Liberation Army of trying to steal US commercial trade secrets. The …

World Naked Bike Ride Is Exactly What It Sounds Like (And It's Awesome)

Thousands of bikers took to the streets this weekend to ride their bikes in the buff, as part of the annual World Naked Bike Ride event.<p>The …

HIV-Positive Couple Had 3 Kids All Free Of Disease. One Of The Main Reasons? Dad's Role

Hubert and Jeanne Mwangaza have both been HIV-positive since they married and started a family together years ago. Now, they have three children, and all of them are HIV-free.<p>Is it a medical miracle? Hardly.<p>Hubert and Jeanne's commitment to one another has made a profound impact on the health of …

Obama reflects on fatherhood, helping modern families

<b>(CNN) –</b> As someone who grew up without a father figure at home, President Obama says he knows how detrimental it can be not having a dad present for guidance and support. That’s why, he said in his weekly presidential address, he tries every day “to be the husband and father my family didn’t have …

Concerns of U.S. Mosquito-Borne Disease Outbreak Heightened

Cases of Chikungunya, a debilitating mosquito-borne disease, have now been reported in Tennessee and North Carolina, leading to increased concerns of …