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Dementia revelation: Exercise ‘could worsen’ brain deterioration

By ethan / May 18, 2018

A study of dementia sufferers by Oxford University suggests exercise may not give respite to the terminal disease, with researchers finding regular physical activity actually compounds the patients’ deterioration. The degenerative condition, which involves a series of changes in the brain resulting in severe cognitive decline, usually escalates through a number of stages from mild […]

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WATCH advanced Iskander tactical missile launch exercise in Russia (VIDEO)

By ethan / March 5, 2018

Russian missile troops have fired a modern Iskander-M short-range tactical missile during a test exercise. The spectacular launch was caught on video. The drills took place at the Kapustin Yar testing grounds in the southern Russian region of Astrakhan on Friday. The launch became an exam for the tactical missile unit after it was retrained […]

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Chinese military plane crashes during training exercise (VIDEO)

By ethan / January 29, 2018

A Chinese military plane crashed in the southwest province of Guizhou during a training exercise on Monday. Footage from the scene shows the burning wreckage – however it’s not clear if there were any casualties. READ MORE: China’s first official Belt and Road bond issued in Shanghai The plane went down in Zhengchang Town, in […]

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London’s air pollution cancels out benefits of exercise, study says

By ethan / December 6, 2017

If you like jogging around central London, you might want to reconsider. New research shows pollution in some parts of the capital is so bad it cancels out the benefits of doing exercise. Scientists from Imperial College London measured the health boosts that people aged over 60 received from brisk walks in different parts of […]

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