Women need professional emotional support during high-risk pregnancies, study finds

Little is known about how women manage emotional distress during high-risk pregnancies, but researchers learned that without psychosocial support, many women struggle with fears and tears while feeling isolated and worried. Parenting News — ScienceDaily SPECIAL CHILDREN DEAL UPDATE:

Majority of business leaders expect a hit from coronavirus, survey finds. Here’s how they’re fighting it

82% of business leaders expect declines in revenues over the next six months, but more than half (54%) anticipate revenues will be back to normal in a year’s time, according to YPO’s survey on the impact of coronavirus. Small Business … Read more…

Kaiser Permanente finds weight loss lasts long after surgery

PRESS RELEASE Contacts: Rebecca Hughes Rebecca.F.Hughes@kp.org 206-287-2055 Kerry Sinclair KSinclair@webershandwick.com 310-854-8278 SEATTLE — People with severe obesity who underwent bariatric surgery maintained significantly more weight loss at 5 years than those who did not have surgery according to a Kaiser Permanente … Read more…

Electric scooters send more people to the hospital than bicycles and walking, new study finds

A newly released study has found that more people were injured riding standing electric scooters than by riding bicycles or traveling on foot, according to statistics from two Los Angeles hospitals. Documenting injury statistics from Sept. 2017 to August 2018, … Read more…

Change or Die: 50% of Media and Entertainment Execs Say They Can’t Rely on Old Biz Models, Survey Finds

With media and entertainment sectors continuing to be whipped by winds of digital disruption, many industry execs believe they need to change the ways they’ve done business — or see their companies … news entertainment – BingNews BEST ENTERTAINMENT UPDATE:

Michael Avenatti finds ‘nothing funny’ about Pete Davidson’s ‘SNL’ impression in tongue-in-cheek tweet

Lawyer Michael Avenatti found “nothing funny” about Saturday Night Live’s cold open this weekend that put a soap opera twist on the latest developments in the House impeachment hearings – and poked a bit of fun at people forgetting him.  … Read more…

China is driving growth in Asia’s real estate market despite trade war headwinds, report finds

Despite a decline in global commercial real estate markets, Asia-Pacific continues to enjoy a record-breaking growth — thanks to China, according to the Global Capital Flows report by JLL. Real Estate BEST DEAL UPDATE: Easily Sell Your Home With ForSaleByOwner! … Read more…

The Week in Movie News: James Gunn Returns for ‘Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3,’ Marvel’s ‘Shang-Chi’ Finds a Director and More

Need a quick recap of the past week in movie news? Here are the highlights: BIG NEWS James Gunn to direct Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3: Disney and Marvel Studios reinstated James Gunn as the director of the third … Read more…

Kaiser Permanente JAMA Study Finds 10-Year Follow-up Interval After Negative Colonoscopies Is Associated with Reduced Risk of Colorectal Cancer and Mortality

OAKLAND, Calif. — Ten years after a negative colonoscopy, Kaiser Permanente members had 46 percent lower risk of being diagnosed with and were 88 percent less likely to die from colorectal cancer compared with those who did not undergo colorectal cancer … Read more…

Affordable mobile internet is driving e-commerce and ride-hailing in Southeast Asia, report finds

The six Southeast Asian countries that the report focused on have about 350 million internet users today compared to only 260 million in 2015, Rajan Anandan, vice president for India and Southeast Asia at Google, told CNBC's "Squawk Box" on … Read more…