Scientists have found a common cold virus which can interfere with our body's normal functioning and make us fat. The highly infectious virus is known as AD-36, infects the lungs and along with causing sore throats forces fat cells to multiply.
According to the American Cancer Society, nearly 1.3 million women every year are diagnosed with breast cancer, which is the leading cause of cancer death among women the world over - resulting in almost 465,000 fatal cases each year.
Cleaner air in the US during the last two decades has given an average American 21 weeks of life extension. Cleaner air refers to reducing fine particles emitted by automobiles, diesel engines, steel mills and coal-fired plants.