Thailand approves medical marijuana in New Year’s ‘gift’

Taylor Weidman | Bloomberg | Getty Images Hemp plants are grown for medical research purposes at the Royal Agricultural Station Pang Da in Samoeng, Chiang Mai province, Thailand. Thailand approved marijuana for medical use and research on Tuesday, the first legalization of the drug in a region with some of the world’s strictest drug laws. […]

Infinix Note 5 Stylus Android One phone launched in India with Xpen, price starts at Rs 15,999

nfinix partnered with Google to launch its first ever Android One smartphone, called the Infinix Note 5 in India back in the month of August this year. The company yet again comes together with Google to launch its second Android One phone in India today, called the Infinix Note 5 Stylus. The smartphone will be […]

A Mediterranean diet in pregnancy is associated with lower risk of accelerated growth

The Mediterranean diet is characterised by a high content of fruits, vegetables, olive oil, legumes and nuts. This healthy diet pattern has been associated with lower obesity and cardiometabolic risk in adults, but few studies have focused on children. This study, published in the Journal of Pediatrics, aimed at evaluating the association between adherence to […]

Four out of five prostate cancer patients in Ireland showed no symptoms when they were diagnosed, new research shows

Four out of five Irish men with prostate cancer showed no symptoms when they were diagnosed with the disease, according to new research. The research funded by the health charity, The Movember Foundation, looked at 4,800 patients who were diagnosed with the disease in 2016 and 2017. The study, carried out by the Irish Prostate […]