Tag Archives: Population

World Population Day 2019: Theme and Significance of the Day That Highlights the Pressing Issue of Overpopulation

World Population Day(Photo Credits: File Photo) Every year July 11 is observed as World Population Day, a day dedicated to the pressing issue our planet is facing. World Population Day was started by the United Nations Development Programme in 1989. “Population” has been a subject of discussion for the longest of times. Right from, “Us… Read More »

Why Flight Attendants Are More Prone to Cancer Than the General Population

While many professions have health risks, some have a particularly high risk for cancer. Female firefighters aged 40 to 50 are six times more likely to develop breast cancer than the national average, for example, thanks to the high levels of dioxins and furans firefighters are exposed to when flame-retardant chemicals burn. Shift workers are… Read More »