Getting married before the age of 21 increases the risk of a drinking problem in later life

Getting married before the age of 21 raises the risk of developing a drinking problem in later life, study shows Academics assessed the marital status and alcohol habits of 937 people Previous research that found marriage protects against risky alcohol use This research found those who married young were at a much higher risk of … Read more Getting married before the age of 21 increases the risk of a drinking problem in later life

Parents’ unwillingness to impose boundaries ‘spawned a generation of infantilised millennials’

Parents failing to enforce boundaries and being unwilling to chastise children has led to a generation of ‘infantilised millennials’, according to a sociology professor. In his book, Why Borders Matter, Frank Furedi, emeritus professor of sociology at Kent University, says a lack of clear boundaries has created a childlike generation.   Not chastising children or using … Read more Parents’ unwillingness to impose boundaries ‘spawned a generation of infantilised millennials’

Parents’ unwillingness to impose boundaries ‘spawned a generation of infantilised millennials’

Parents not enforcing boundaries and being unwilling to chastise children has led to a generation of ‘infantilised millennials’, according to a sociology professor. In his book, Why Borders Matter, Frank Furedi, emeritus professor of sociology at Kent University, says a lack of clear boundaries has created a childlike generation.   Not chastising children or using moral-based … Read more Parents’ unwillingness to impose boundaries ‘spawned a generation of infantilised millennials’

Immunity to Covid-19 may be lost in just a few months, new research suggests

Immunity to Covid-19 may be lost in just a few months and it could be caught again like a common cold, new research suggests King’s College London scientists studied immunity in more than 90 patients Antibody levels lasted longest in patients who had the most severe cases The findings mean a vaccine may have to … Read more Immunity to Covid-19 may be lost in just a few months, new research suggests

Scientists reveal dying patients CAN hear last words of family at bedside as they slip away

Goodbye, my love… scientists reveal dying patients CAN hear last words of family at bedside as they slip away Patients can still hear when transitioning from life to death, study finds  It’s not known whether they can understand what they’re hearing or just hear The study is the first to run tests into unconscious hearing … Read more Scientists reveal dying patients CAN hear last words of family at bedside as they slip away

Scientists reveal dying patients CAN hear last words of family at bedside as they slip away

Goodbye, my love… scientists reveal dying patients CAN hear last words of family at bedside as they slip away Patients can still hear when transitioning from life to death, study finds  It’s not known whether they can understand what they’re hearing or just hear The study is the first to run tests into unconscious hearing … Read more Scientists reveal dying patients CAN hear last words of family at bedside as they slip away

Amazon says memo to employees BANNING TikTok for security reasons was ‘sent in error’

Roughly five hours after an internal email went out Friday to Amazon employees telling them to delete the popular video app TikTok from their phones, the online retailing giant appeared to backtrack, calling the ban a mistake. ‘This morning’s email to some of our employees was sent in error,’ Amazon emailed reporters just before 5pm … Read more Amazon says memo to employees BANNING TikTok for security reasons was ‘sent in error’

Leak reveals user information TikTok shares with police, including IP addresses, phone model, more

Leak reveals what kind of user information TikTok shares with police, including IP address history, phone model, Facebook ID and other related social media accounts Leaked police documents reveal TikTok turning over user information  Shared information included phone number, phone model, history of IP addresses used, Facebook ID, and other related social media accounts Under … Read more Leak reveals user information TikTok shares with police, including IP addresses, phone model, more

Iron Age murder victim buried with his hands tied together found in Buckinghamshire

An Iron Age murder victim buried with his hands bound has been found by a 200ft-wide wooden circle in Buckinghamshire by archaeologists clearing land for HS2. The grisly discovery was made at Wellwick Farm, where land is being prepared for the Wendover Green Tunnel and North Cutting as part of the high-speed railway line. Other finds from … Read more Iron Age murder victim buried with his hands tied together found in Buckinghamshire

People with high blood sugar levels are more than TWICE as likely to die from Covid-19

Patients with Covid-19 and high blood sugar levels are twice as likely to die from the coronavirus than those with lower levels – even without a diabetes diagnosis, a study shows. Researchers working in China looked back at patients admitted to different hospitals in Wuhan with high blood sugar levels who later died of the Covid-19.  … Read more People with high blood sugar levels are more than TWICE as likely to die from Covid-19