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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:  sciencedailyJun 10th, 2021

Introducing play to higher education reduces stress and forms deeper connection material

A new study found higher education students are more engaged and motivated when they are taught using playful pedagogy rather than the traditional lecture-based method. The study was conducted by University of Colorado Denver counseling researcher Li.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News6 hr. 45 min. ago

New research finds 1M deaths in 2017 attributable to fossil fuel combustion

An interdisciplinary group of researchers from across the globe has comprehensively examined the sources and health effects of air pollution—not just on a global scale, but also individually for more than 200 countries......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News6 hr. 45 min. ago

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 News6 hr. 46 min. ago

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

Florida"s Fired Covid-19 Data Manager "Permanently Suspended" From Twitter

Florida's fired Department of Health data manager Rebekah Jones has been "permanently suspended" from Twitter, "for violations of the Twitter Rules on spam and platform manipulation," a Twitter spokesperson tells Slashdot. Florida's Sun-Sentinel re.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJun 12th, 2021

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

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

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 11th, 2021

CDC To Meet On Rare Heart Inflammation Following COVID Vaccine

An anonymous reader quotes a report from Reuters: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced Thursday that will convene an "emergency meeting" of its advisers on June 18th to discuss rare but higher-than-expected reports of heart inflam.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJun 11th, 2021

Linux Foundation Readies Global COVID Certificate Network

An anonymous reader quotes a report from ZDNet: The Linux Foundation Public Health (LFPN) is getting the Global COVID Certificate Network (GCCN) ready for deployment. The GCCN [...] really is a coronavirus vaccine passport. It will do this by establi.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJun 11th, 2021

A vital tool to study virus evolution in the test tube

Variants of viruses, such as that causing COVID-19, can now be quickly studied in the laboratory, even before they emerge in nature and become a major public health challenge......»»

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

People who have trouble sleeping are at a higher risk of dying early - especially diabetics

People with sleep problems are at an increased risk of dying young, finds a new study......»»

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

Biggest health insurer plans to deny ER bills if it doubts you had an emergency

UnitedHealthcare delayed the policy's rollout, but experts worry about chilling effect. Enlarge / UnitedHealth Group Inc. headquarters stands in Minnetonka, Minnesota, U.S., on Wednesday, March 9, 2016. (credit: Getty | Bloomberg) Doctors and.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsJun 10th, 2021

Uber Offers To Pay For Drivers" Health Insurance, and Then Yanks it Away

Uber mistakenly sent out an email to some of its drivers and delivery workers last month offering to cover some of their health insurance costs -- only to revoke the offer two weeks later. From a report: On May 26th, an email from Uber with the entic.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJun 10th, 2021

What SOSV’s Climate Tech 100 tells founders about investors in the space

Who's investing in technology and startups that promise better human and planetary health? Here's a definitive who's-who of top climate tech VCs, angels and more. Benjamin Joffe Contributor Share on.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsJun 10th, 2021

Three factors may predict college students" loss of self-control, study finds

Joining a club that sparks a new interest, playing a new intramural sport or finding a new group of friends may be just as indicative of a college freshman's loss of self-control as drinking or drug use, according to new research at West Virginia Uni.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 10th, 2021

Cityblock’s Iya Romm and Maverick Ventures’ Ambar Bhattacharyya are joining us on Extra Crunch Live

If the pandemic achieved anything good, it was putting health front and center in the minds of the general public, elected officials, investors and innovators. Cityblock has been working on solutions for bringing together the healthcare industry and.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsJun 10th, 2021

Women are as likely as men to accept a gender pay gap if they benefit from it

Women are just as inclined as men to vote against a policy to reduce a gender pay gap if they are personally benefiting from the status quo. This is one of the main findings of my new study, which was published in January 2021 in the journal Applied.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 10th, 2021

Rapid measurement of aerosol volatility using a deep learning-based portable microscope

Exposure to particulate matter (PM) has been associated with adverse health effects. A large fraction of these particles consists of volatile or semi-volatile materials, such as emissions generated from cooking, automobiles and tobacco products. The.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 10th, 2021

New methods needed to boost success of Classical Biological Control to fight insect pests

A CABI-led study has revealed that the success of Classical Biological Control (CBC) in Europe, North Africa and the Middle East is only rarely dependent on the released biological control agent, but more often on other factors, such as the target pe.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 10th, 2021