Video Player Close LANZHOU, May 5 (Xinhua) -- Cao Yunshan, 41, represents the best hope for many pulmonary hypertension (PH) patients in China, especially those in the remote rural areas of northwest China's Gansu Province. A post-doctoral fellow at the Harvard Medical School, Cao returned to China in 2016, shouldering the responsibility of curing patients suffering great pain. PH is known as the "cancer" of the cardiopulmonary vascular system. With difficulty breathing due to a lack of oxygen in the lungs, many patients are unable to walk even a short distance or climb stairs. To make matters worse, PH is often misdiagnosed or mistaken owing to its common symptoms with other illnesses. China has an estimate of 5 to 8 million PH patients, and morbidity is higher in high-altitude and rural areas, according to Cao. Cao has saved many PH patients while serving as the deputy director of the cardiovascular department at Gansu Provincial Hospital. One patient had been … [Read more...] about Profile: Returnee doctor brings hope to PH patients in remote villages
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THE PILOT of the doomed MH370 left "false trails" to dodge radars before the plane disappeared killing all 239 on board, it has been claimed. The theory that the captain made a series of zig-zagging movements to throw off air traffic teams comes seven years after the Malaysian Airlines Boeing 777 suddenly vanished - sparking the world's greatest aviation mystery . According to aerospace engineer Richard Godfrey - who has spent years investigating the flight’s 2014 disappearance - the pilot made a number of deliberate turns and speed changes to avoid detection before plunging into the Indian Ocean. Godfrey said his research suggests the pilot in command, Zaharie Ahmad Shah, took a “carefully planned” flight path to avoid “giving a clear idea where he was heading”, reports news.com.au. The Boeing 777 with 239 people on board mysteriously disappeared from radar after taking off from Kuala Lumpur International Airport, bound for Beijing, on March 8 2014. The plane … [Read more...] about MH370 pilot left ‘false trails’ to avoid detection before plane disappeared killing all 239 on board
Good Morning Britain viewers were forced to switch on their subtitles today as they struggled to understand football legend Paul Gascoigne, convinced that he was "speaking another language". Gazza, 53, appeared on the ITV daytime show to speak about his stint on Isola dei Famosi, Italy's version of Celebrity Island. Joining hosts Susanna Reid and Adil Ray, Gazza looked better than ever as he spoke about keeping fit and stripping off during his appearance on the reality TV show. He also spoke about speaking Italian on the show - but many viewers were left deeply confused as they struggled to understand Gazza's fast speech and took to Twitter to comment. One tweeted: "Is Gazza speaking English? #GMB." While another joked: "Would have had more chance understanding Gazza if he was talking in Italian #GMB." A third wrote: "Lovely to see Gazza looking so healthy and well #GMB Still cant understand him though." "Does anyone have a clue what Paul Gascoigne is saying on … [Read more...] about GMB fans convinced Gazza is ‘speaking another language’ as they’re forced to put on subtitles
Formula 1 is a sport that arguably consumes money like no other on the planet. The sums involved are vast and, to be player, you have to have access to some serious cash. Fortunately – just like with thoroughbred horse racing's standing as the "sport of kings" – the prestige and status of F1 attracts some of the wealthiest people on the planet. So let’s take a look at them... As an entrée, just think about that Claro sticker on the rear wing of the Red Bull Racing car. Claro is the South American part of America Movil, a Forbes Global 2000 telecoms group that employs almost 200,000 staff and is headquartered in Mexico City – its reported revenues are north of $50 billion. Its chairman, Carlos Slim Helu, has a current net worth of $62.8 billion, according to Forbes – at the time of writing, he’s the world's 16 th richest man. He – along with son Carlos Slim Domit – has been the financial force behind driver Sergio Perez, who joined the team in 2021. His career has … [Read more...] about Who Are The Richest People In Formula 1?
UPDATE: Making The Cut , hosted by Tim Gunn and Heidi Klum , returns to Amazon for season two July 16 with a lineup of 10 designers vying for the top prize. Amazon also revealed that Insecure and Queen & Slim designer Shiona Turini and Prabal Gurung will guest judge season two looks, joining judges Jeremy Scott and supermodel Winnie Harlow . Details about the season 2 competitors can be found below: Ally Ferguson (Los Angeles, California): Ally Ferguson has over 15 years of experience in the fashion industry, learning from iconic brands such as G Star Raw, Ed Hardy and Field Scout, to name a few. In 2016, the Los Angeles native founded Seeker, a gender and age-inclusive, locally sourced, sustainable, organic hemp fashion label. Seeker was developed as an experiment after Ferguson was inspired by experiencing other cultures while traveling. Ferguson is enamored with the beauty of simplicity, which inspired Seeker’s ethos to provide low-impact organic garments … [Read more...] about ‘Making The Cut’: Amazon Unveils Season 2 Premiere Date, Contestant Lineup & Guest Judges – Update