Risk


Elon Musk Thanks Tesla Customers for Taking a Risk

Elon Musk Thanks Tesla Customers for Taking a Risk

Ahead of Model 3 launch, Elon Musk took to Twitter to thank his revered customers for taking a risk with the company’s automoti...

Jul 4 2017, 7:47am CDT

Polluted Areas may Increase the Risk of Cancer, Study Says

Polluted Areas may Increase the Risk of Cancer, Study Says

Poor environmental quality is linked to elevated cancer incidence...

May 9 2017, 3:27pm CDT

Diet Sodas Linked to Higher Risk of Dementia and Stroke

Diet Sodas Linked to Higher Risk of Dementia and Stroke

The regular consumption of diet sodas that are laced with artificial sweeteners is linked with the risk of dementia and stroke....

Apr 21 2017, 4:57am CDT

Cycling to Work Halves Risk of Cancer and Heart Disease

Cycling to Work Halves Risk of Cancer and Heart Disease

Apparently, going to work by bicycle halves the chances of contracting cancer and cardiac disease....

Apr 20 2017, 7:35am CDT

New Study Debunks Obesity Paradox: Extra Fat Increases the Risk for Death

New Study Debunks Obesity Paradox: Extra Fat Increases the Risk for Death

People who are obese or overweight do not have survival advantage...

Apr 5 2017, 6:34am CDT

Firefighters Face Higher Heart Attack Risk Due to Extreme Heat

Firefighters Face Higher Heart Attack Risk Due to Extreme Heat

Exposure to extreme heat and physical exertion during firefighting may trigger heart attack in on-duty firefighters, says study...

Apr 4 2017, 11:53am CDT

Firefighters at Higher Risk of Heart Attack due to Heat

Firefighters at Higher Risk of Heart Attack due to Heat

Researchers find out that firefighters are at a greater risk of heart attack due to exposure to higher temperature...

Apr 4 2017, 11:31am CDT

New Gene Test can Reveal Your Risk for Alzheimer’s

New Gene Test can Reveal Your Risk for Alzheimer’s

A novel gene test may reveal your risk for Alzheimer’s Disease....

Mar 22 2017, 9:56am CDT

Cholesterol Drug Significantly Reduces Heart Attack Risk

Cholesterol Drug Significantly Reduces Heart Attack Risk

A new cholesterol medicine reduced heart attack risk....

Mar 20 2017, 5:20am CDT

Cholesterol Lowering Statins Increase Risk of Diabetes

Cholesterol Lowering Statins Increase Risk of Diabetes

The medical establishment has news for elderly females that are on statins. They face a greater risk of contracting diabetes th...

Mar 16 2017, 12:26pm CDT

TV and Other Electronic Devices Put Children at Risk of Diabetes

TV and Other Electronic Devices Put Children at Risk of Diabetes

The use of electronic devices for three or more hours per day may put kids at risk of contracting diabetes....

Mar 14 2017, 1:52pm CDT

Gluten-Free Diet Linked to Higher Risk of Diabetes

Gluten-Free Diet Linked to Higher Risk of Diabetes

People who ate least amount of gluten had a somewhat higher risk of developing diabetes over time, study says...

Mar 12 2017, 9:03am CDT

Trip to Mars may Increase Risk of Leukemia in Humans

Trip to Mars may Increase Risk of Leukemia in Humans

The radiation encountered in a trip to Mars may increase the risk of leukemia in humans, warns new research funded by NASA.Radi...

Mar 8 2017, 8:46pm CST

Autoimmune Disorders Linked to Increased Dementia Risk

Autoimmune Disorders Linked to Increased Dementia Risk

Researchers found Association between Immune Disorders Such as MS, Psoriasis and Dementia Risk...

Mar 2 2017, 4:45am CST

Colon and Rectal Cancer Risk Rises for Young People

Colon and Rectal Cancer Risk Rises for Young People

Apparently, cancers of the colon and rectum are high in the relatively young members of the population. These include Generatio...

Mar 1 2017, 7:00am CST

WHO Reveals 12 Superbugs That Pose Greatest Risk to Human Health

WHO Reveals 12 Superbugs That Pose Greatest Risk to Human Health

WHO published a list of high, medium, and critical bacteria resistant to available antibiotics, and need new antibiotics...

Feb 28 2017, 10:28am CST

E-Cigarettes Increases Risk of a Stroke

E-Cigarettes Increase Risk of a Stroke

It has been discovered by scientists that the usage of e-cigarettes may increase the chances of contracting a stroke....

Feb 24 2017, 1:04pm CST

Autism Risk Doubles for Babies Born to Mothers with Herpes

Autism Risk Doubles for Babies Born to Mothers with Herpes

New study reveals genital herpes in pregnant women has links to autism...

Feb 23 2017, 7:00am CST

LSD Microdosing Popular With Silicon Valley Entrepreneurs Putting Their Lives at Risk

LSD Microdosing Popular With Silicon Valley Entrepreneurs Putting Their Lives at Risk

Researchers are pointing out how taking low doses of LSD, which has become a common strategy to increase relaxation and spur cr...

Feb 17 2017, 11:03am CST

Butter Increases the Risk of Diabetes

Butter Increases the Risk of Diabetes

Saturated animal fats are risky for health and can cause type 2 diabetes...

Feb 17 2017, 10:20am CST

New Dads are Also at Risk of Depression

New Dads are Also at Risk of Depression

It seems that extreme sadness to the point of depression may affect fathers upon the birth of their newly born child....

Feb 16 2017, 9:55am CST

Apple-Shaped People at Higher Risk of Diabetes

Apple-Shaped People at Higher Risk of Diabetes

It is a hard fact of science that apple-like fat on the belly and chest could increase chances of becoming a diabetic for many...

Feb 15 2017, 10:47am CST

Heavy Snowfall Increases Risk of Heart Attack

Heavy Snowfall Increases Risk of Heart Attack

Apparently, shoveling snow may increase one’s chances of contracting a bad case of cardiac arrest....

Feb 14 2017, 6:38am CST

5 Things to Start Now to Reduce Alzheimer's Risk

5 Things to Start Now to Reduce Alzheimer's Risk

As we get older, our brains start to become less sharp, making it difficult to pick up on new things or remember key events. Fo...

Feb 13 2017, 11:27am CST

Great Barrier Reef at Risk due to Coal Dust

Great Barrier Reef at Risk due to Coal Dust

A tiny turtle in the vicinity of many pieces of coal has made environmentalists nervous regarding the Great Barrier Reef....

Feb 9 2017, 6:37am CST

Middle Class Jobs at Risk of Taken by Robots

Middle Class Jobs at Risk of Taken by Robots

The careers of the middle class are slated to undergo a robotic automation process in the near future....

Feb 6 2017, 11:32am CST

Skipping Breakfast Raises Risk Of Heart Disease

Skipping Breakfast Raises Risk Of Heart Disease

It has been found by scientists that forgoing breakfast may set you up for cardiac disease, diabetes and weight gain....

Feb 1 2017, 9:37am CST

Schizophrenia Directly Increases Diabetes Risk

Schizophrenia Directly Increases Diabetes Risk

It has been said that being diagnosed with the psychiatric label of schizophrenia could increase future chances of contracting...

Jan 16 2017, 7:20am CST

Boosted Electric Skateboards Recalled due to Fire Risk

Boosted Electric Skateboards Recalled due to Fire Risk

Boosted skateboards have lithium ion batteries that can overheat and pose fire risk...

Jan 13 2017, 5:44am CST

Weekend Exercise Alone Lowers Risk of Death Cancer and Heart Attack

Weekend Exercise Alone Lowers Risk of Death Cancer and Heart Attack

It appears to be the case that many weekend warriors who exercise occasionally may still reap some of the benefits of their int...

Jan 10 2017, 10:04am CST

Warmer West Coast Ocean Increases Risk of Toxic Shellfish

Warmer Oceans Increase Risk of Toxic Shellfish

There are higher risks of toxic shellfish due to a hotter West Coast ocean....

Jan 10 2017, 7:23am CST

Dementia Risk Higher for People Living Close to Busy Roads

Living Close to Busy Roads Could Increase Dementia Risk

The proximity to high traffic areas has been linked to higher chances of contracting dementia among the inhabitants of the regi...

Jan 5 2017, 7:04am CST

Heavy Drinking increases the Risk of Heart Attack

Heavy Drinking increases the Risk of Heart Attack

Alcohol abuse is almost as dangerous to heart as smoking, obesity or high blood pressure, says study...

Jan 4 2017, 1:37pm CST

Shoulder Pain Indicates Higher Risk of Heart Disease

Shoulder Pain Indicates Higher Risk of Heart Disease

People who had increase risk for heart disease are more likely to have shoulder problems, says study...

Jan 1 2017, 12:22pm CST

Giraffes at Risk of Extinction

Giraffes at Risk of Extinction

Apparently, giraffes are a species that are fast disappearing from the face of the earth. Their population was in decline yet n...

Dec 19 2016, 4:06am CST

Frequent Sauna Bathing can Reduce the Risk of Dementia

Frequent Sauna Bathing can Reduce the Risk of Dementia

University of Eastern Finland did a research on dementia and discovered that sauna bathing can help reduce dementia. The resear...

Dec 19 2016, 2:33am CST

Pubic Hair Waxing Increases Risk of STIs

Pubic Hair Waxing Increases Risk of STIs

It is being said that getting a Brazilian wax in Hollywood may lead to a four times greater risk of contracting Sexually Transm...

Dec 7 2016, 6:54am CST

Missing Two Hours of Sleep Doubles Car Crash Risk

Missing Two Hours of Sleep Doubles Car Crash Risk

It has been said that the build-up of sleep debt may double your risk of a car accident. The brain dozes off while you are at t...

Dec 6 2016, 9:21am CST

White Wine May Increase Melanoma Cancer Risk

White Wine May Increase Melanoma Cancer Risk

New study finds a strong link between white wine and melanoma, the most deadly form of skin cancer...

Dec 6 2016, 8:50am CST

Sunlight Exposure Reduce the Risk of Nearsightedness

Sunlight Exposure Reduces the Risk of Nearsightedness

New study links increased UVB radiation exposure to reduced risk of myopia...

Dec 4 2016, 11:53am CST