Lifestyle

Make Public Speaking Easy By Using These Tips

Are you wondering how you can be more comfortable when speaking in public? Do you want to have more confidence in your abilities? You need look no further if that sounds like you. The tips in this article can help you. By taking the information and applying it to your life, you will improve your […]

Sport

Swimming Australia ‘deeply concerned’ about abuse dating back ‘decades’

Unacceptable treatment of some swimmers dates back decades, Swimming Australia says. In a statement released on Saturday SA stated it was “deeply concerned and understands the gravity” of fresh claims of abuse within the sport after meeting with disgruntled Olympian Maddie Groves. “We acknowledge some members of the swimming community have experienced unacceptable behaviour, some […]

Lifestyle

Antacids may improve blood sugar control in people with diabetes

Antacids improved blood sugar control in people with diabetes but had no effect on reducing the risk of diabetes in the general population, according to a new meta-analysis published in the Endocrine Society’s Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism. Type 2 diabetes is a global public health concern affecting almost 10 percent of people worldwide. […]

Business

Buffett-backed Nubank in talks to hire U.S. IPO underwriters

Nubank, the Brazilian digital bank backed by Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway, has invited investment banks to pitch for roles on its upcoming initial public offering (IPO) in the United States, people familiar with the matter said on Monday. Nubank’s founder and Chief Executive David Vélez has said an IPO is likely to happen at some […]

Technology

Google launches new search tool to help combat food insecurity

Google announced a new website designed to be a “one-stop shop” for people with food insecurity. The “Find Food Support” site includes a food locator tool powered by Google Maps which people can use to search for their nearest food bank, food pantry, or school lunch program pickup site in their community. Google is working […]

News

Best man scolds bride during wedding speech after she accused him of ruining day

When it comes to a wedding, there’s arguably only two important roles – apart from the bride and groom, of course – and that is the Maid of Honour and the best man. It’s no secret that both of these positions can come with a lot of responsibilities, stress and expense, which is why it’s […]

Sport

Melbourne United hold off Perth Wildcats for NBL title

Melbourne United coach Dean Vickerman has credited his squad’s resilience as the key to securing the club’s second NBL title in four years after they knocked off the Perth Wildcats in the grand final series. United capped a dominant season by closing out a 3-0 sweep of the injury-ravaged Wildcats with an 81-76 victory at […]

Lifestyle

Having the same nurse for home health visits may prevent rehospitalization for people with dementia

People with dementia receiving home health care visits are less likely to be readmitted to the hospital when there is consistency in nursing staff, according to a new study by researchers at NYU Rory Meyers College of Nursing. The findings are published in the journal Medical Care, a journal of the American Public Health Association. […]

Business

Economic conditions have not progressed enough for central bank to shift stance

The U.S. economy is rebounding rapidly from the crisis caused by the coronavirus pandemic, but more progress is needed before the Federal Reserve should begin to scale back some of the robust support it is providing, New York Fed president John Williams said on Monday. The recent inflationary pressures appearing as some businesses struggle to […]

Technology

Google Messages will auto-delete OTPs and sort like Gmail, but only in India

Google is updating its Messages app in India to allow it to delete one-time passwords (OTPs) automatically, to stop the single-use codes from clogging up your inbox, the company has announced. Alongside it, Google also says the app will be able to sort messages into categories, keeping your personal correspondence away from notifications about bank […]