Lifestyle

New genetic associations in pediatric NAFLD affect both risk and severity

In a pair of overlapping studies, a diverse team of researchers, led by scientists at University of California San Diego School of Medicine, have deepened investigations into the genetic origins of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) in children, describing multiple gene variants (including some previously unknown) that contribute to the risk of developing NAFLD and […]

Business

Markets challenge Fed timeline, threatening more swings in Treasuries

Bond traders expect the gyrations convulsing U.S. Treasuries to continue in the second half of 2022 as investors challenge the Federal Reserve’s projections for how far it will tighten monetary policy to quell the worst inflation in decades. At issue is the expected high-water mark for the Fed’s rate hiking cycle. That number has fluctuated […]

Technology

Twitter Hires New Partnerships Boss From NBCUniversal

Twitter Inc. has hired Maggie McLean Suniewick from NBCUniversal Media to be the company’s new vice president of partnerships, overseeing the teams in charge of global alliances, business development and developer relations. Suniewick was most recently president of distribution and business development for NBCU’s digital properties. She is credited with leading a number of the […]

News

Woman shares fear over outfit for pal’s wedding – as boyfriend says it’s ‘inappropriate’

Choosing an appropriate outfit for a wedding can be a stressful matter – let alone when your other half disagrees with your decision of choice. A user on Mumsnet has stressed her concern after her boyfriend has voiced that he thinks her choice of dress for a pal’s wedding is “inappropriate”. In the post, the […]