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Men with chest pain receive faster, more medical attention than women

Among younger adults visiting the emergency department for chest pain, women may be getting the short end of the stick. Compared with men of similar age, women were triaged less urgently, waited longer to be seen, and were less likely to undergo basi.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyMay 7th, 2021

Research papers that omit "mice" from titles receive misleading media coverage

There is increasing scrutiny around how science is communicated to the public, but what is the relationship between how scientists report their findings and how media reports it to the public? A study published in PLOS Biology by Marcia Triunfol at H.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News13 hr. 42 min. ago

Baltic herring larvae show effects of climate change

Data collected for over two decades shows that rising Baltic Sea water temperature is one of the main factors in the increasingly earlier appearance and faster growth of Baltic herring larvae......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News16 hr. 42 min. ago

NASA snow campaign wraps for 2021

As the last snow melts, NASA's SnowEx teams are packing up the snowshoes, skis, and scientific instruments they've used all winter to study snow in mountains and prairies. Now, they're turning their attention to a different kind of mountain—all of.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 15th, 2021

Razer updates Raptor 27 monitor with THX certification, hikes price by $100

Razer is updating its Raptor 27 monitor with a faster, THX-certified panel for even better gaming performance......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJun 14th, 2021

French Companies Admit Problems at Nuclear Plant in China

Unusual activity at a nuclear power reactor in China has drawn international attention, as two French companies involved in the plant acknowledged problems on Monday but said they could be handled safely. From a report: The companies were responding.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJun 14th, 2021

Judge slams hospital staff for comparing COVID vaccine mandate to Nazi crimes

Health care workers sued hospital over a vax mandate they say violates Nuremberg Code. Enlarge / An American flag flies outside the Houston Methodist Hospital at the Texas Medical Center (TMC) campus in Houston, Texas, on Wednesday, June 24, 202.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsJun 14th, 2021

Riot Games and Verizon expand training program for women in esports

Verizon announced a new initiative at its E3 2021 showcase that will provide mentorship to women in esports......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJun 14th, 2021

Image: Hubble sees a spiral in good company

This image, taken with Hubble's Wide Field Camera 3, features the spiral galaxy NGC 4680. Two other galaxies, at the far right and bottom center of the image, flank NGC 4680. NGC 4680 enjoyed a wave of attention in 1997, as it played host to a supern.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 14th, 2021

A simple nudge isn"t enough to tackle fake news, but these tactics could help

One high-profile theory of why people share fake news says that they aren't paying sufficient attention. The proposed solution is therefore to nudge people in the right direction. For example, "accuracy primes"—short reminders intended to shift peo.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 14th, 2021

The best fast chargers for your smartphone in 2021

As smartphones grow smarter, charging technology has grown faster and more compact. We pick out some of the best fast chargers for your smartphone......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJun 14th, 2021

Europe to launch renewable wooden satellite made of plywood

A Scandinavian company plans to launch the world's first wooden satellite to bring attention to the use of renewable materials in space......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJun 13th, 2021

4+ Years in Prison for Home Security Worker Who Accessed Security Cameras to Spy on Women

A security camera installation worker for ADT was sentenced Wednesday to a little more than four years in federal prison for illegally accessing the security cameras of more than 200 North Texas customers, reports the Dallas Morning News: Telesforo.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJun 13th, 2021

Dartmouth Abandons Controversial Online Cheating Investigation at Medical School

Dartmouth's Geisel medical school is dropping its investigation into alleged online cheating, the New York Times reports: In March, Dartmouth charged 17 students with cheating based on a review of certain online-activity data on Canvas — a pop.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJun 13th, 2021

It"s a myth that promiscuous women have low self-esteem

The old double standard lives on......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 11th, 2021

Asus VivoBook Flip 14 (2021) review: A fast, cheap laptop

Buy the Asus VivoBook Flip 14 for its performance and price, just don't pay too much attention to the display......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJun 11th, 2021

New way to 3D-print custom medical devices to boost performance and bacterial resistance

Using a new 3D printing process, researchers have discovered how to tailor-make artificial body parts and other medical devices with built-in functionality that offers better shape and durability, while cutting the risk of bacterial infection at the.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated NewsJun 10th, 2021

Language extinction triggers loss of unique medicinal knowledge

Indigenous peoples pass on their knowledge of medicinal plants orally. If their languages go extinct, valuable medical knowledge will be lost. A study estimates that 75% of the world's medicinal plant applications are only known in one language......»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated NewsJun 10th, 2021

Drinking alcohol is linked to reduced chances of pregnancy

A study of the associations between drinking alcohol and the chances of becoming pregnant suggests that women who want to conceive should avoid heavy drinking. In the second half of menstrual cycle even moderate drinking is linked to reduced chances.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated NewsJun 10th, 2021

Women"s mental health has higher association with dietary factors

Women's mental health likely has a higher association with dietary factors than men's, according to new research......»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated NewsJun 10th, 2021

Microsoft is expanding Xbox Game Pass to TVs via app and game streaming hardware

With the upcoming Xbox TV app, any Game Pass Ultimate subscriber will be able to play their favorite Xbox Games on a TV without any additional hardware besides a controller. In case your TV doesn't receive support for the app, Microsoft is also plann.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsJun 10th, 2021