High Salt Consumption Linked to Growing Autoimmune Disease Rates in Western Societies
The frequency of autoimmune diseases in Western societies, such as multiple sclerosis and type 1 diabetes, has risen in recent decades. In three research papers published Wednesday, high-salt consumption was attributed as a risk factor for causing the spike in these diseases.
Watch Out for Pan-STARRS: Times, Dates to Best View the Comet this Week
An exciting week for sky gazers is coming our way as not one, but two comets are expected to put on a naked-eye spectacle in the Northern Hemisphere.
Google Runs 10,000 Ivory Ads in Japan, Conservation Group Says
The Environmental Investigation Agency (EIA) says more than 10,000 ads promoting ivory products are running on Google's Japanese shopping site, further encouraging the poaching of elephants which is leading to them becoming slowly extinct.