Dear dads: Have the courage to be vulnerable, especially online

Image: Vicky leta / mashable Welcome to Small Humans, an ongoing series at Mashable that looks at how to take care of – and deal with – the kids in your life. Because Dr. Spock is nice and all, but it’s 2018 and we have the entire internet to contend with. On the morning of September 18th, 2016, like many parents, I woke up to the voices of tiny people in my ear yelling, “Get up, Daddy!” I didn’t know …

Mexicans approve president-elect’s proposals in referendum

Lopez Obrador’s most controversial plan, a train that would connect the main tourist attractions across the Yucatan Peninsula, had the highest level of rejection at 6.6 percent, but was still approved by 88.9 percent of voters. The president-elect has set a starting date for pursuing the “Maya Train” after he takes office on Dec. 1, although he hasn’t submitted environmental impact statements or consulted indigenous communities. A group of environmentalists sent a petition asking him to rethink the project. “Mr. …

New Jersey substitute breaks it to first-graders that Santa isn’t real: report

GIRL WRITES LETTER TO SANTA, ASKS FOR KIDNEY ON BEHALF OF SICK BROTHER “I am sending this letter so that you are aware of the situation, and if the conversation comes up at home over the next few days you can take appropriate steps to maintain the childhood innocence of the holiday season,” Principal Michael Raj wrote to parents, according to Patch. He reportedly told them that upon learning what transpired, he quickly addressed the matter with the unidentified substitute “regarding …

Probe into ‘Sir Alex medical data breach’

Sir Alex, 76, was admitted to the Salford Royal on 5 May and was in intensive care prior to his discharge in June. He later released a video message thanking hospital staff for his treatment. “Without those people who gave me such great care, I would not be here today,” he said. Related Topics Manchester Salford Original Article : HERE ; This post was curated & posted using : RealSpecific

How Long Does It Take To Poop Lego?

Have you ever wondered how long it takes for a little yellow Lego head to pass through the human body? No, us neither but an international team of pediatricians decided to find out anyway. The answer: an average of 1.71 days. In the name of science, six healthcare professionals volunteered to swallow a Lego head and spend the next few days sifting through their bowel movements to retrieve the evidence. To meet the grade for participation, the volunteers must not …

‘Riverdale’ Recap: But They Were End Game Betches

Riverdaleon its bullsh*tThe episode starts with a close up of Archie’s abs, lest we forget what he’s good for on this show. No need, CW, I know exactly how far KJ Apa’s acting abilities stretch! Oh right I totally forgot about Jughead seeing the Gargoyle King last episode. He runs into the bunker and tells Betty what he saw, but it’s suspect at best. If the writers of this show want me to believe that Jughead actually saw a supernatural …

Harry & Meghan Had To Spend Their First Anniversary Apart! – Perez Hilton

It was exactly one year ago today Prince Harry got officially engaged to Meghan Markle. As the many marrieds out there know, that is a day you never forget, so Tuesday was a BIG anniversary for the Royal couple! Unfortunately, they did not get to spend it together. Harry’s duty as the Commonwealth youth ambassador have taken him on a 2-day solo trip to Zambia. At the Circus Zambia, he made it clear he was missing his pregnant honey, mentioning her multiple …

Cardi B Responds To Jameela Jamil’s Criticism Of Her Detox Tea Promotion! – Perez Hilton

Is Cardi B going to The Bad Place?? Over the weekend on Twitter, The Good Place star Jameela Jamil took a shot at the Bodak Yellow rapper for sharing a The 32-year-old thespian wrote: They got Cardi B on the laxative nonsense “detox” tea. GOD I hope all these celebrities all shit their pants in public, the way the poor women who buy this nonsense upon their recommendation do. Not that they actually take this shit. They just flog it because …

Sex Positions That Count As Cardio For The Day Betches

Let’s get one thing straight before getting into this list: if you bang hard enough in any position, it’s exercise. But, I get it. We’ve all had a time or two (or three) when our stamina is pushed to the limit. It’s the moment you wish you went to the gym more so you could keep the sex going. (It’s normal, it happens to everyone, and it’s not a big deal.) Unfortunately, going to the gym requires… actually going to …

The 20 years of failure on cancer

“Although progress has been made, the aims of all these strategies have not been achieved.” Sorry, your browser is unable to display this content. Please upgrade to a more recent browser. Search for a postcode Eg 'W1A 1AA' If you can’t see the NHS Tracker, click or tap here. Image copyright Getty Images And despite the extra numbers being referred, one in five cases is still diagnosed via an emergency presentation in places such as accident and emergency units. Patients …

Measles cases surged globally in 2017 due to gaps in vaccine coverage, health agencies say

(CNN)Measles cases around the world surged 31% from 2016 to 2017, according to a new report jointly published by the World Health Organization and the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Measles, a viral illness, can be prevented through two doses of a vaccine, and measles vaccination prevented an estimated 21.1 million deaths from 2000 to 2017, according to the report. Vaccine coverage increased globally from an estimated 72% to 85% from 2000 to 2017, according to the report, …

Zimbabwes Mugabe, 94, no longer able to walk, successor says

“He can no longer walk but we will continue to take care of him,” said  Mnangagwa, who took over from his former mentor a year ago after Mugabe stepped down under military pressure. Mnangagwa said the former leader had planned to return to Zimbabwe on Oct. 15, but he was not feeling well. He is now expected to return this coming Friday. During his 37-year reign, first as prime minister and then as president, Mugabe led the country from independence and …

The people shedding the fat through surgery

“The devil won. The devil is a Chinese.” Highest levels of obesity The struggle with an unhealthy diet is one which is replicated across the country. Scotland has one of the highest levels of obesity in the world, with about 65% of the adult population classed as overweight with more than a million of them classed as obese. This creates a strain on health services and can leads to premature death due to chronic conditions such as type 2 diabetes, …

50 Powerful Illustrations By Japanese Artist That Will Make You Think (New Pics)

Avogado6 manages to create sentimental, vivid images by drawing feelings and emotions that are hard to describe with words. The illustrations might look simple at first glance, but they are incredibly deep and, usually, quite dark. More info: twitter.com #1 #2 #3 #4 #5 #6 #7 #8 Original Article : HERE ; This post was curated & posted using : RealSpecific

Death crash bus company fined 2.3m

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionThe bus ploughed into a Coventry branch of Sainsbury’s in October 2015 A bus company that ignored warnings about a driver who crashed into a supermarket, killing two people, has been fined £2.3m. Midland Red (South) Ltd admitted health and safety breaches after Kailash Chander, now 80, accelerated into a Sainsbury’s in Coventry in 2015. Chander, from Leamington Spa, was found to have been driving dangerously at a fact finding trial in …

Top diplomats at UN meeting offer support for Afghanistan

Ghani called the U.S. its “key ally” and praised the Trump administration’s South Asia policy as a “game changer” for Afghanistan. Foreign ministers from Russia, Germany, Iran and other countries, as well as EU’s foreign policy chief were attending the two-day gathering in Geneva, which opened Tuesday. The meeting aims to take stock of progress of the Afghan government in using billions of dollars in foreign aid for education, health care, humanitarian support and needs since 2016. Ghani, who faces …