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Health News Archive - November 27, 2011

ProntoJet Executive Travel to Provide Next Generation Private Luxury Travel-On-Demand from Your Hotel Room! Orlando, Florida (PRWEB) November 26, 2011

Moderate Alcohol Consumption Could Help Prevent Diabetes

Drinking a moderate amount of alcohol could help keep some women from developing diabetes, researchers from the Harvard School of Public Health claim in a new study.

Genetic Trigger for Sleep Duration Discovered

An international team of researchers have reportedly discovered a gene that regulates how long a person needs to sleep, and could explain why some individuals seem to possess an internal alarm clock.

Word of the Day
Cthulhu
  • A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with a head resembling an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
  • Pertaining to the mythos of Cthulhu and additional otherworldly beings created by H. P. Lovecraft or inspired by his writings and imitators.
This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.
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