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Diabetics with related eye damage have increased falling risk

(Reuters Health) – People with diabetic retinopathy are more likely to fall than diabetics who have not developed vision problems,…
Economics

China issues new rules on banks’ interest rate risk management

BEIJING – 24 November 2017: China’s banking regulator said on Friday that it has issued draft guidelines for commercial banks…
Politics

Fair elections in Poland at risk from ruling party bill

WARSAW – 24 November 2017: A bill sponsored by Poland's ruling Law and Justice (PiS) party will undermine the fairness…
Economics

Buoyant risk appetite pushes euro up for a second day

LONDON – 22 November 2017: The euro edged higher for a second consecutive day on Wednesday, recouping more than half…
Economics

EFSA studies establishing Transactions Risk Fund: Omran

CAIRO – 20 November 2017: The Egyptian Financial Supervisory Authority (EFSA) is studying the establishment of a Transactions Risk Fund…
Economics

Business jets risk U.S. pilot shortage on competition from airlines

MONTREAL – 18 November 2017: Business jet operators, already offering double digit raises to attract pilots, could face a labor…
Lifestyle

Cataract surgery tied to lower risk of early death for older women

Older women with cataracts who get surgery to treat the eye problem may be less likely to die prematurely than…
Lifestyle

Slightly elevated blood sugar not tied to higher risk of heart attack

For people who already have cardiovascular problems, having high blood sugar below the cutoff for diabetes diagnosis doesn’t raise the…
Lifestyle

Psoriasis tied to higher risk of serious liver disease

14 November 2017: People with chronic inflammatory disorders like psoriasis and rheumatoid arthritis may have an increased risk of developing…
Economics

Dollar slips vs. yen as drop in Tokyo shares dampens risk sentiment

SINGAPORE – 9 November 2017: The dollar slipped versus the yen on Thursday as a sudden fall in Japanese equities…
Lifestyle

Risk of irregular heart rhythm rises with weight and age

Reuters Health – The risk of developing an irregular heart rhythm increases as people age and become overweight or obese,…
Lifestyle

Higher nicotine in e-cigarettes tied to higher risk of teen smoking

(Reuters Health) – Teens who vape, or use e-cigarettes, may be more likely to develop a regular smoking habit when…
Economics

Spain 2018 economic growth forecast at risk due to Catalonia – deputy PM

MADRID – 13 October 2017: The Spanish economy could grow less than initially expected in 2018 due to uncertainty over…
Economics

US risk managers advised S.African utility to stop paying McKinsey

JOHANNESBURG – 4 October 2017: A U.S. risk management firm advised South Africa's state energy utility last year to withhold…
Lifestyle

Skipping breakfast may double risk of hard arteries

People who skip breakfast or eat poorly to start the day are twice as likely to develop hardened arteries, which…
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