Articles By Vittorio Hernandez

Genes and Addiction

From Science Sep 17

Better Strategies Needed to Prevent Injured Workers from Abusing Opioids

A panel of speakers at the 2014 California Workers' Compensation & Risk Conference called on workers compensation professionals to devise a "comprehensive strategy" to effectively prevent injured workers from abusing opioid drugs, a report on the Business Insurance Web site said on Thursday.

Plastic surgeon Denis Boucq poses at his office in a clinic in Nice December 16, 2011, holding a defective silicone gel breast implant, which was removed from a patient and manufactured by French company PIP.

From Economy Sep 17

Venezuelans Using Made-in-China Silicones Because Of Breast Implant Shortage

Venezuela once had a toilet paper shortage, which appears to have been addressed already. The shortage has shifted to other products, now to branded breast implants that the nation's female population obsessed with physical appearance, are now using made-in-China implants or even those that are of the wrong size.

Mayweather New Girlfriend

From Sports Sep 17

Mayweather’s Next Gift To GF Bad Medina Is A Private Jet

Three former partners of unbeaten American boxer Floyd Mayweater Jr have complained about the physical harm the welterweight division title holder had inflicted on them, yet females continue to fall for the tough guy until they taste his wrath and anger.

The Apple logo Is Pictured Inside The Newly Opened Omotesando Apple Store

From Tech Sep 17

Kids Of Steve Jobs Were Not Addicted To Apple Devices

Hefty price discounts is one of the perks of working for Apple. Under the Cupertino-based Employee Purchase Programme, workers get a 25 per cent discount when they buy an Apple computer and each model of iPod and iPad, and 50 per cent off on software. After three months of employment with the tech giant, there is another $500 price cut for any Mac products, except the Mini, and $250 off on an iPad.

David Haines Beheading Video

From Law Sep 17

Islamic State: UK Admits It Has No Power To Save Briton Alan Henning’s Head From Being Chopped

A day after reports came out that British Prime Minister David Cameron will announce next week the country's support to air strikes over Syria and Iraq initiated by the US, British Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond admitted on Tuesday that the country couldn't rescue a citizen whose head is being threatened to be chopped by the extremist group.

A metal sculpture depicting a stock exchange chart is seen in the reception hall of the Athens Bourse in Athens September 11, 2014. Greece on Thursday set the pricing on its offer to top up its recent three- and five-year bonds by about 1 billion euros (U

From Global Markets Sep 16

Australian Stock Market Report – Afternoon September 16, 2014

The local market extended its losses in the second half of trade, with the All Ordinaries Index (XAO) down 0.5 per cent or 29.2pts to 5446.2. The miners ended modestly firmer; however the improvements lessened this afternoon while falls from the big banks held the market back most.

Frequent Sex Makes You Intelligent, New Study Says

From Science Sep 16

University of Waterloo U Study Recommends Best Sex Positions To Ease Back Pain During Lovemaking

As people age, they feel different kinds of body pains, but yet they need to continue with their daily routine, including having sex. Since sexual activities normally involve pelvic or hip movements, some lovemaking positions that were easy to engage in during their younger days become more difficult and cause back pain.

Mayweather-Maidana Rematch

From Sports Sep 16

Boxing News 2014: Showtime VP Favours Pacquiao As Mayweather’s Next Ring Opponent; Money May Insists Fight Should Be Over Showtime PPV Only

Statements from the camp of unbeaten American boxer Floyd Mayweather indicated that the dream match has big chances of happening in 2015.

A couple ride on Velib self-service public bicycles on the Pont de l'Archeveche bridge, which is covered with thousands of padlocks, or love locks, near the Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris, August 22, 2014. France kept its title as the world's top tourist d

From Sports Sep 16

Cycling Shorts Of Colombia Women's Team Teases With Vagina-Like Design

The uniform of the Colombia women's cycling team if creating a controversy in the Tour of Tuscany because of its daring design that features a flesh-coloured cycling shorts with a design of the female genital, making it appear like the female bikers are bottomless.

The national flag of China flutters behind a fence of the headquarters of the National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) in Beijing, in this July 12, 2013

From Global Markets Sep 16

Global Markets Overview – September 16, 2014

We remain fixated on the events that will unfold on Thursday morning, with trading in the currency markets suggesting expectations of a change in language are a near certainty.