Medicals

Anti-vaxxers defeated: NY bans exemptions as doctors vote to step up fight

Anti-vaxxers defeated: NY bans exemptions as doctors vote to step up fight

2 days ago   |   Ars Technica   |   2 articles

Enlarge / Actress Jessica Biel supporting prominent anti-vaxxer Robert F. Kennedy Jr in effort to protect non-medical vaccine exemptions. Anti-vaccine advocates received a...
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At-Home Medical Tests Are an Awful Lot Like Astrology

2 days ago   |   Slate

These tests let people seek astrology-style answers to questions that really should be addressed by live medical experts.
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12-Year Old Girl Invents An Ingenious Way Of Making IV Drips Less Scary For Kids

12-Year Old Girl Invents An Ingenious Way Of Making IV Drips Less Scary For Kids

2 days ago   |   Ubergizmo

Even as adults, going in for a medical procedure can be nerve-wracking, so we imagine that doing so as kids can be even more scary, especially if they don't quite understand...
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Medical marijuana vs. opioid abuse: New study questions the connection

Medical marijuana vs. opioid abuse: New study questions the connection

3 days ago   |   Ars Technica

Enlarge / Legal cannabis for sale in a tobacco shop in Italy. In the US, federal law has severely restricted our ability to study any potential medical properties of cannabis...
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UK age verification is flawed, and regulators need a technology wake-up call

UK age verification is flawed, and regulators need a technology wake-up call

3 days ago   |   Tech Radar

Age verification isn't new: we encounter it daily, whether ticking a box to say that we're over 13 when signing-up to social media platforms or presenting ID if we're buying...
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Alabama Governor Signs Into Law Chemical Castration Requirement for Some Sex Offenders

5 days ago   |   Slate

The procedure involves medication that suppresses the body's production of testosterone.
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Spironolactone, a Controversial Drug Used in Hormone Replacement Therapy, Is Not Right for All Trans Women

6 days ago   |   Slate

But an underresourced, check-box-focused medical system insists on one size fitting all.
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Medicus unlocks health data into meaningful insights

Medicus unlocks health data into meaningful insights

7 days ago   |   Tech Radar

Artificial intelligence is gaining traction across various fields, especially health care, and with the use of data, it's turning it into meaningful insights. Dubai-born...
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Trump personally made call restricting medical research using fetal tissue

Trump personally made call restricting medical research using fetal tissue

10 days ago   |   Ars Technica

Enlarge / A seal that reads "US Public Health Service" adorns a building on the campus of the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Maryland. President Trump personally...
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YouTube Banning Nazis, Holocaust Deniers, And Sandy Hook Truthers

YouTube Banning Nazis, Holocaust Deniers, And Sandy Hook Truthers

10 days ago   |   Inquisitr   |   2 articles

Following years of controversy over whether YouTube was making extremist content too available, the Google-owned streaming video giant announced new steps to “tackle hate” on...
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Nvidia Shield TV w/ Android 9 Pie and revised chipset seems to be in the works

Nvidia Shield TV w/ Android 9 Pie and revised chipset seems to be in the works

While Android TV as a platform is seeing tremendous growth, most of that isn't thanks to consumer set-top boxes. The best Android TV box by far is that of the Nvidia Shield TV... Read more ...

Alleged Huawei Mate 30 Pro renders surface; phone sports key OnePlus 7 Pro...

Alleged Huawei Mate 30 Pro renders surface; phone sports key OnePlus 7 Pro feature

Ever since Huawei was put on the U.S. Commerce Department's Entity List, which prevents it from accessing its U.S. supply chain, the company has been forced to scramble in... Read more ...

Google Pixel 4 Spotted In The Wild

Google Pixel 4 Spotted In The Wild

A few leaked renders of the Google Pixel 4 surfaced last week which prompted Google to end the speculation as it tweeted out a render of the device from its official account... Read more ...

Snatch a refurbished Google Pixel 2 for as little as $190 or a Pixel 2 XL...

Snatch a refurbished Google Pixel 2 for as little as $190 or a Pixel 2 XL starting at $240

Commercially released almost two years ago, the stock Android-based Pixel 2 and 2 XL were kept around after the introduction of the Pixel 3 and 3 XL last fall, but in... Read more ...

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Sunday Deals: FastestVPN: Lifetime Subscription, save 96%

We have a great deal on the FastestVPN: Lifetime Subscription in the Geeky Gadgets Deals store today, you can save up to 96% on the FastestVPN: Lifetime Subscription. The... Read more ...

IOS 13 Will Allow Users To Edit Videos Natively

IOS 13 Will Allow Users To Edit Videos Natively

Several years ago, Apple introduced some changes to its iOS platform where it brought enhanced editing tools for photos. This meant that instead of merely letting users crop... Read more ...

You can now create impromptu speaker groups on Smart Displays

You can now create impromptu speaker groups on Smart Displays

Smart Displays in recent weeks have gained a number of new features like a “stop” command for alarms and more clock faces. Google is now letting you create on-demand speaker... Read more ...

Canada vs New Zealand live stream: how to watch today's Women's World Cup...

Canada vs New Zealand live stream: how to watch today's Women's World Cup 2019 match from anywhere

Group E is on a knife-edge at the Women's World Cup 2019 and a lot rests on the second games for Canada and New Zealand. Read on to find out how you can catch a Canada vs New... Read more ...

Samsung's Galaxy Fold might not show up until after the Note 10

Samsung's Galaxy Fold might not show up until after the Note 10

It's not easy launching a foldable phone in 2019, as Samsung is quickly finding out: the latest reports from Asia suggest that its innovative Galaxy Fold handset won't be going... Read more ...

Making the Grade: What's new with device management in iOS 13, iPadOS 13...

Making the Grade: What's new with device management in iOS 13, iPadOS 13, tvOS 13, and macOS Catalina?

One of my favorite sessions from Apple's Worldwide Developer Conference is the “ What's new with device management session ”. It's usually towards the end of the week, but it's... Read more ...