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24 May 19
FIFA World Cup News 2018

India has stopped importing oil from Iran after American waivers granted to eight buyers expired early this month, New Delhi’s envoy in Washington has said, becoming the latest country to comply with… from NDTV News – Top-stories http://bit.ly/2HQWnsi via IFTTT

24 May 19
GIFT REGISTER

Kronos Golf Touch Top Line Refined PVD Carbon Putter A classic design with a Kronos twist. Design and materials pay homage to 1900s. Unlike its predecessors and contemporaries, this putter showcases highly precise milling. Minimal finishing is required. The sharp lines and mill marks tell the story of the clubs crafting. Milling from a single […]

24 May 19
GIFT REGISTER

Kronos Golf Touch Raw Stainless Steel Top Line Putter A classic design with a Kronos twist. Design and materials pay homage to 1900s. Unlike its predecessors and contemporaries, this putter showcases highly precise milling. Minimal finishing is required. The sharp lines and mill marks tell the story of the clubs crafting. Milling from a single […]

24 May 19
The Divine Way

It was a bright clear day and I was wandering around the perimeter of a library parking lot looking for good scenes of nature to take pictures. It can be difficult to find peace as a persecuted victim, and this day would be no different. No, not with the devil’s satellites and towers surrounding the […]

24 May 19
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Whenever the content of this article appears in my mind, the built-in music player will appear. Opened in my mind, I started playing from one of the most famous reggae music in the late 1960s. This song is opening and warming the hearts of all those in Eddie Grant's "Baby Back" era, Desmond Dekker's "If…

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24 May 19
The Sun
X FACTOR star TracyLeanne Jefford has blasted sun bed companies for not emphasising skin cancer risks after she was diagnosed with the condition. She told The Sun her “15 minute a day” addiction to top-up tans has resulted in part of her nose having to be taken away. TracyLeanne Jefford has been diagnosed with skin cancer on her nose The 2017 contestant, 35, was diagnosed with basal cell carcinoma (BCC), the most common type of skin cancer, on her nose in April. The mum of three said: “It’s completely turned my life upside down. I’m scared. “As soon as I heard cancer we had a nervous breakdown — we’ve lost so many in our family from cancer. “I ran out of the room because I thought, ‘What’s going to happen to me, to my children’. “I don’t like thinking about it makes me feel emotional. “If it was on me arm it’d be OK but it’s me nose, it’s me appearance and being in the public eye, people looking at me, I shouldn’t worry about what other people think about me because it’s about what’s inside. But from suffering from insecurities for so many years, this is what’s getting me down now.” TracyLeanne competed on the X Factor in 2017 TracyLeanne says sun bed companies should increase awareness of risks TracyLeanne was a popular contestant of the 2017 series when she reached the live shows with judge Nicole Scherzinger as part of her Over 28s. She originally auditioned in 2006 and had transformed her image when she returned. The glamorous mum had lost a whopping five and a half stone. At the time she was divorcing her ex-husband. [bc_video video_id=”6039919158001″ account_id=”5067014667001″ player_id=”default” embed=”in-page” padding_top=”56%” autoplay=”” min_width=”0px” max_width=”640px” width=”100%” height=”100%” caption=”X Factor’s Tracyleanne Jefford describes her skin cancer ordeal and warns people not use sun beds”] TracyLeanne first noticed a lump about a year ago but ignored it before her sister told her to visit a doctor. When she got it first checked out she was told it was nothing to worry about. But her persistent sister insisted she get a second opinion and went for a biopsy. She would later be told she had skin cancer on her nose but before finding out continued to go on sun beds. TracyLeanne was given the bombshell news two weeks ago that she had basal cell carcinoma, the most common type of skin cancer The singer was a popular contestant of the 2017 series when she reached the live shows with judge Nicole Scherzinger as part of her Over 28s TracyLeanne performed Jennifer Lopez’s Ain’t Yo Mama before she left the show TracyLeanne said: “I struggled with my appearance for years. “Having a bit of colour made me feel good about myself. It gave me more confidence. “So I was going on the sun beds every single day for about 15 minutes. “When I look back it, I say to myself, ‘How foolish were you?’ “When I saw stories in the paper about someone getting skin cancer from sun beds I’d think, ‘Aw dear girl’. I thought it’d never happen to me.” She will soon have an operation where a ten pence piece-sized chunk from her nose will be taken out to be analysed to see if the cancer has spread. TracyLeanne will also undergo reconstruction surgery as a result. [boxout headline=”Symptoms of skin cancer”]Skin cancer is one of the most common cancers in the world. Non-melanoma cancers are more common than melanomas, with 100,000 new cases being diagnosed every year in the UK. The first sign of non-melanoma skin cancer is usually the appearance of a lump or discoloured patch on the skin that continues to persist after a few weeks, and slowly progresses over months or sometimes years. Melanomas, on the other hand, is often characterised by a mole. There are two common types of non-melanoma: Basal cell carcinoma (accounts for 75 per cent of skin cancers): usually appears as a small, shiny pink or pearly-white lump with a waxy appearance. It can also look like a red, scaly patch. There’s sometimes some brown or black pigment within the patch. The lump slowly gets bigger and may become crusty, bleed or develop into a painless ulcer. Squamous cell carcinoma(accounts for the other 20 per cent): appears as a firm pink lump with a rough or crusted surface. There can be a lot of surface scale and sometimes even a spiky horn sticking up from the surface. The lump is often tender to touch, bleeds easily and may develop into an ulcer. Melanoma: The most common sign is a new mole or a change in an existing mole. In most cases, melanomas have an irregular shape and are more than one colour. The mole may also be larger than normal and can sometimes be itchy or bleed. Look out for a mole which changes progressively in shape, size and/or colour. The ABCDE checklist should help you tell the difference between a normal mole and a melanoma: Asymmetrical – melanomas have 2 very different halves and are an irregular shape Border – melanomas have a notched or ragged border Colours – melanomas will be a mix of 2 or more colours Diameter – most melanomas are larger than 6mm (1/4 inch) in diameter Enlargement or elevation – a mole that changes size over time is more likely to be a melanoma Source: NHS [/boxout] She is now calling for more awareness to be made about the consequences of overuse of sun beds. She said: “I was told my face will never look the same. I’ve got to face that and deal with that on a day to day basis. “I know with a lot of girls, they’ll go to one subbed shop, have ten or 15 minutes and then go to another shop and have another ten or 15 minutes. [bc_video video_id=”5587757383001″ account_id=”5067014667001″ player_id=”default” embed=”in-page” padding_top=”56%” autoplay=”” min_width=”0px” max_width=”640px” width=”100%” height=”100%” caption=”Tracy Leanne Jefford returns to the X Factor and makes it through to bootcamp”] [article-rail-section title=”MOST READ IN TV & SHOWBIZ” posts_category=”325″ posts_number=”12″ query_type=”popular” /] “I wanna say to them, ‘Girls, you don’t understand what it’s doing to your body’. This is so so dangerous. “If I had seen pictures of skin cancer at the sunbed shops, like lung cancer on cigarette packets, I would’ve thought twice. I would’ve thought, ‘Ooh I don’t want that’. “There are so many good fake tan products that are just as good and do no harm.”
24 May 19
News from the Lab

I recently worked with investigative journalists from Yle, attempting to uncover disinformation on social media around the May 2019 European elections. This work was also part of F-Secure’s participation in the SHERPA project, which involves developing an understanding of adversarial attacks against machine learning systems – in this case, recommendation systems on social networks. My […]

24 May 19
SS NEWS

Elections 2019: National, Not State Polls, Alliance Continues, Says Congress In Karnataka  NDTV News Karnataka election results: BJP sweep puts HD Kumaraswamy govt on edge  Times of India ‘Coalition govt in Karnataka will survive 100%’: Siddaramaiah dismisses speculation  The News Minute Lok Sabha elections 2019: Whatever the result, Karnataka will feel tremors  The New Indian Express Hassan’s new MP […]

24 May 19
Ctrl-Alt-Dissent

“What should I read to prepare for law school?” Answer: nothing. As cynical as it sounds, nothing will prepare you for law school. Don’t waste money on pre-law summer classes (scam) or buy your casebooks in advance (hella expensive and you don’t even know which ones you need yet). “Getting To Maybe,” the classic summer-before-law-school […]

24 May 19
techbloggers

India has stopped importing oil from Iran after American waivers granted to eight buyers expired early this month, New Delhi’s envoy in Washington has said, becoming the latest country to comply with… from NDTV News – Top-stories http://bit.ly/2HQWnsi

24 May 19
Official Cryptocurrency Blockchain Bitcoin News & Information

[ad_1] Life in Chernobyl, blockchain saves lunch and other top stories of the week … References Forum white paper on central banks and blockchain. [ad_2] Source link