TOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese scientists have warned that eating french fries will not cure baldness, after research was published suggesting that chemicals used in cooking fried potatoes could help fight hair loss.
A research team at Yokohama National University succeeded in producing clusters of 5,000 hair follicle germs (HFGs), the base organs that produce hair, with the aid of dimethylpolysiloxane, a material that was key to cultivating large numbers of HFGs.
The Truth About Why You're Gaining Belly Fat
Wondering why it's so hard to stop gaining belly fat? Everyone is unique, but this is a problem numerous people deal with. Although it's important to take a personalized approach to your weight gain, it can also help to learn about the common factors that impact so many of us.
Where Does Belly Fat Come From?
Most of us know that our bodies typically store fat as a handy reserve of energy for later use.
Student Survivors of Florida Shooting Slam Trump over FBI Tweets
By Katanga Johnson
PARKLAND, Fla (Reuters) - Student survivors of the deadliest-ever shooting at a U.S. high school reacted angrily on Sunday after U.S. President Donald Trump said the FBI may have been too distracted with a Russia probe to follow leads that could have prevented the massacre.
Turkey Denies Allegation of Chemical Attack in Syria
MUNICH (Reuters) - Turkey never used chemical weapons in its operations in Syria, and takes the utmost care of civilians, its foreign minister said, after Syrian Kurdish forces and a monitoring group accused it of carrying out a gas attack in Syria's Afrin region.
"It's just a fabricated story.
Trump Accuses FBI of 'Spending Too Much Time' on Russia Probe
By Michelle Price
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump attacked the FBI and lawmakers probing alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election and said an excessive focus on Russia led federal investigators to miss signs that could have prevented the deadly school shooting in Florida last week.
3 Exercises for Your Back Pain
Back pain is a very common health problem. In fact, it is estimated that 80 percent of people will suffer from back pain at some point.
The good news is that decompression exercises can take the strain off of your back and alleviate pain.
All 65 Passengers, Crew Feared Dead in Iranian Plane Crash
DUBAI (Reuters) - All 65 passengers and crew were feared dead in a plane crash in central Iran on Sunday after the domestic flight came down in bad weather in a mountainous region.
A spokesman for Iranian carrier Aseman Airlines had told state television everyone was killed, but the airline then issued a statement saying it could not reach the crash site and could not "accurately and definitely confirm" everyone died.