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Leeds owner Andrea Radrizzani plays down talk about investors despite PSG link

Leeds owner Andrea Radrizzani plays down talk about investors despite PSG link

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Andrea Radrizzani claims he is not actively seeking investment at this moment in attempt to clarify recent comments made about interested investors. The Leeds United owner revealed he had been approached ‘by more than 20 parties’ and that three of them were of particular interest, claiming one proposal, from Qatari billionaire Nasser al-Khelaifi, could see Leeds ‘reach the level’ of  Premier League champions Manchester City. However, Radrizzani said as a result of the job done at the club in the last few years, parties are bound to be interested. Getty Images - Getty Leeds owner Radrizzani had revealed he has three investment offers “Obviously the club has modernised on a lot of levels, which is shown by our revenues, which have increased a lot
New study finds genetic link to some SIDS cases

New study finds genetic link to some SIDS cases

Health
Oct. 11 (UPI) -- A genetic anomaly may be responsible for some cases of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome, which kills more than 3,000 toddlers annually, according to a study released Friday. The study by University of Washington researchers, published in Nature Communications, examined the impact of mitochondrial tri-functional protein deficiency, a possibly fatal cardiac metabolic disorder caused by a genetic mutation in the gene HADHA. Researchers said babies with the genetic anomaly can't metabolize the lipids found in milk, and die suddenly of cardiac arrest when they are a few months old. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says about 3,500 babies in the United States die suddenly and unexpectedly each year. Sudden unexpected infant deaths include SIDS, accidental suffocation...
New research gives clues to link between obesity, abnormal bowel habits

New research gives clues to link between obesity, abnormal bowel habits

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Sept. 18 (UPI) -- New research has linked high body mass index to chronic diarrhea, a discovery that could help doctors to better treat the condition, new findings show. In fact, people with obesity or severe obesity are 60 percent more likely to have chronic diarrhea than those with normal BMI, according to a study published Wednesday in Alimentary Pharmacology and Therapeutics. Researchers think chronic low-grade inflammation may make obese people more susceptible to diarrhea than other groups, the researchers say. "Our research confirms a positive association between obesity and chronic diarrhea and reveals for the first time that this relationship is not driven by confounding factors such as diet or physical activity level," study corresponding author Sarah Ballou, a researcher at Be...
Women take legal action over breast implant cancer link

Women take legal action over breast implant cancer link

Health
Twenty UK women are taking legal action after developing a rare form of cancer linked to their breast implants. More than 50 women have been diagnosed with the same condition in the UK, and hundreds more worldwide.A top surgeon said there were gaps in implant information and people were almost being "used as guinea pigs".One manufacturer has issued a worldwide recall of some textured implants, which have been linked to most cases of breast implant-associated lymphoma.The MHRA, the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency, which regulates medical devices in the UK, is currently collecting data on women affected by breast implant associated-anaplastic large cell lymphoma (BIA-ALCL).It has assessed the risk to be one in e...