Health & Fitness

The ‘surge pricing’ cap for the ride-hailing companies has been passed by the lawmakers of Honolulu

(News Agency) - Honolulu might become the first U.S. city to restrict fares that ride-hailing companies can charge when demand spikes, after a vote at city council on Wednesday, the Honolulu Star-Advertiser newspaper reported. Uber Technologies Inc (UBER.UL) and Lyft Inc are Ride-hailing companies that use a model called “surge pricing” in which the ride fare soars high when factors like rush hour and bad weather increase demand for the...

Tamal Ray’s recipe for raspberry and lime bars

The British Baker Communist baker and doctor Tamal Ray shares his Recipe for Raspberry Lime Bars. The tangy fruit curd bar is based on an oat biscuit. These are a broad array of American classic lemon bars, then you might be aware of their marvelous taste that comes from the zingy fruit curd spread on a shortbread base. The baker says that he has used raspberries and lime in the...

Obesity alone does not increase the death risk

Health department scholars of York University found that patients, who suffer from metabolic obesity, do not have high death risk but other metabolic risk factors. Jennifer Kuk, who is the Associate Professor at the School of Health Science and Kinesiology, is leading the York University’s research team. He said that the study result has the possibility to impact how people commonly think about health and obesity. Kuk further said that...