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One bone fracture increases risk for subsequent breaks in postmenopausal women

Current guidelines for managing osteoporosis specifically call out hip or spine fractures for increasing the risk for subsequent bone breaks. But a new study suggests that fractures in the arm, wrist, leg and other parts of the body should also set o.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyMay 7th, 2021

Hollywood stereotypes of female journalists feed a "vicious cycle" of sexism

When a fictional female journalist appears on screen, chances are she's about to sleep with one of her sources. It's a trope that infuriates actual women in news media—and it can have real-life consequences, says University of Florida researcher Fr.....»»

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The best Samsung Galaxy Note 9 screen protectors

The Samsung Galaxy Note 9 is an amazing smartphone, but what if it breaks? Here are the best Samsung Galaxy Note 9 screen protectors to keep your phone safe......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News13 hr. 32 min. ago

Study reveals bycatch risk for dolphins and porpoises in global small-scale fisheries

A new study by Newcastle University shows that the risk of dolphins and porpoises being caught in small-scale (artisanal) fisheries is highest in low- and middle-income regions around the tropics and sub-tropics......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News16 hr. 0 min. ago

Negev Desert archaeological site illuminates an important chapter in modern humans" origin

The Boker Tachtit archaeological excavation site in Israel's central Negev desert holds clues to one of the most significant events in human history: the spread of modern humans, Homo sapiens, from Africa into Eurasia, and the subsequent demise of Ne.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News16 hr. 0 min. ago

Semiconductor revenue increases slightly in 1Q21

Semiconductor revenue in the first quarter of 2021 grew from the previous quarter, marking just the third time that has happened since research firm Omdia began tracking quarterly semiconductor revenue in 2002......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJun 15th, 2021

E3 2021 Day 3 recap: Sony and EA’s absence is felt amid a quiet day

Here's our ongoing recap of E3 2021, which breaks down the biggest news and trends of the expo......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJun 14th, 2021

Pollutant concentration increases in the franciscana dolphin

The concentration of potentially toxic metals is increasing in the population of the franciscana dolphin—a small cetacean, endemic to the Rio de la Plata and an endangered species— according to a study led by a team of the Faculty of Biology and.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 14th, 2021

Using machine learning and radar to better understand storm surge risk

The types of land around us play an important role in how major storms will unfold—flood waters may travel differently over rural versus urban areas, for example. However, it's challenging to get an accurate picture of land types using only satelli.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated 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

E3 2021 Day 2 recap: Microsoft, Square Enix beef up 2021 game release calendar

Here's our ongoing recap of E3 2021, which breaks down the biggest news and trends of the expo......»»

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

E3 2021 day one recap: Ubisoft sets the stage for a sci-fi-heavy show

Here's our ongoing recap of E3 2021, which breaks down the biggest news and trends of the expo......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJun 13th, 2021

How an Army of Goats Could Help Prevent California Wildfires

An anonymous reader quotes a report from VICE News: California has unleashed an army of goats to munch away at overgrown brush and grass throughout the state in hopes of reducing the risk of wildfires this summer. State agencies have deployed the ani.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJun 12th, 2021

Global Banking Regulators Call For Toughest Rules For Cryptocurrencies

An anonymous reader quotes a report from The Guardian: Global regulators have said cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin should come with the toughest bank capital rules to avoid putting the wider financial system at risk should their value collapse sudde.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJun 11th, 2021

A quarter of global harvests at risk if agriculture does not adapt to climate change

Shifts in weather patterns induced by climate change will increase extreme heat and reduce rainfall across major crop growing regions, with impacts on agricultural production. Will this trigger a decline in the supply of calories needed to sustain th.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 11th, 2021

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

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

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 11th, 2021

Nearly one in five patients who die from unexplained sudden cardiac death have suspicious gene, study finds

Researchers have found that nearly 20 percent of patients with unexplained sudden cardiac death -- most of whom were under age 50 -- carried rare genetic variants. These variants likely raised their risk of sudden cardiac death......»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated NewsJun 10th, 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

Cloud Security Alliance New Telehealth Risk Management Guidance to Help Ensure Privacy and Security of Patient Information

SEATTLE–(BUSINESS WIRE)–CSA offers best practices to ensure the privacy and security of telehealth patient information in the cloud complies with HIPAA and the GDPR. The post Cloud Security Alliance New Telehealth Risk Management Guidanc.....»»

Category: hostingSource:  dailyhostnewsRelated NewsJun 10th, 2021

CVP Awarded $86M NIH BPA to Provide Risk Management Framework Cybersecurity Services

FAIRFAX, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– #BPA–Customer Value Partners, Inc. (CVP), a business and technology consulting firm that helps organizations prepare for a culture of Continuous Change, is one of the six awardees for the $86 million Ri.....»»

Category: hostingSource:  dailyhostnewsRelated NewsJun 10th, 2021