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Huge mega-rafts carried dinosaur-era animals on round-the-world trips

Huge mega-rafts carried dinosaur-era animals on round-the-world trips

Huge mega-rafts carried dinosaur-era animals on round-the-world trips 2 May 2019 Ancient marine life may have travelled the high seas SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION/SPL By Michael Marshall Huge floating logs carried communities of animals on round-the-world trips during the dinosaur era. The mega-rafts gave marine animals a way to travel without passing […]

Dow falls to three-week low in Fed aftermath

Dow falls to three-week low in Fed aftermath

The Dow Jones Industrial Average was trading solidly lower late-morning Thursday, with the blue-chip benchmark on track to finish at its lowest level since mid April, if the current slide holds. Most recently, the Dow was off 230 points, or 0.8%, at 26,207, with a finish at that level marking […]

Stephen Moore withdraws from consideration for Fed post, Trump says

Stephen Moore withdraws from consideration for Fed post, Trump says

Stephen Moore has decided to "withdraw from the Fed process," President Donald Trump said in a tweet Thursday. Moore has faced mounting criticism for his writings including about women, and Republican senators had expressed distaste if not outright opposition for him. Trump had not officially nominated Moore, who said as […]

Shake Shack shares shoot higher after earnings, increased forecast

Shake Shack shares shoot higher after earnings, increased forecast

Shack Shack Inc. shares gained more than 5% in after-hours trading Thursday after the restaurant chain increased its annual outlook in an earnings report. Shake Shack reported first-quarter profit of $2.55 million, or 8 cents a share, on sales of $132.6 million, up from $99.1 million a year ago. After […]

Medical News Today: What causes dizziness when lying down?

Medical News Today: What causes dizziness when lying down?

A common cause of dizziness when lying down is benign paroxysmal positional vertigo, a condition where tiny crystals that help sense gravity in one part of the ear mistakenly move into parts of the inner ear that detect head motion. People with benign paroxysmal positional (BPPV) experience benign, or not […]

Medical News Today: Blood test may predict cardiovascular disease

Medical News Today: Blood test may predict cardiovascular disease

New research suggests that a simple blood test, which doctors currently use to diagnose heart attacks, may be useful in predicting the risk of cardiovascular disease. New research suggests a simple blood test could accurately predict who will go on to develop cardiovascular disease. According to the latest statistics from […]

Medical News Today: What are the best foods for vitamin C?

Medical News Today: What are the best foods for vitamin C?

Fruits and vegetables are the best food sources of vitamin C. Eating a variety of these healthful foods will help people meet their daily requirements. C, also called ascorbic acid, plays many important roles in the body. In particular, it is key to the immune system, helping prevent infections and […]

Medical News Today: What is liver fibrosis?

Medical News Today: What is liver fibrosis?

Liver fibrosis occurs when repetitive or long-lasting injury or inflammation causes excessive amounts of scar tissue to build up in the organ. Most types of chronic liver disease can eventually cause fibrosis. Unlike healthy liver cells, scar tissue cells cannot self-repair or otherwise function. As a result of this, fibrosis […]