Empowering Disability-Inclusive Development A Flagship Program of Prayatna Nepal
This symposium convened a diverse array of participants from the security sector, academia, UN agencies, various institutions, and young professionals (Source: Disabled World)
Source: Disabled World - January 20, 2024 Category: Disability Tags: Disability Events - Public Notices Source Type: news

Opinion: Economies are not sick, but are not well either
John Rapley is an author and academic who divides his time among London, Johannesburg and Ottawa. His books include Why Empires Fall (Yale University Press, 2023) and Twilight of the Money Gods (Simon and Schuster, 2017). Most forecasters began 2023 expecting a recession. With central banks having…#johnrapley #johannesburg #ottawa #whyempiresfall #yaleuniversitypress #twilightofmoneygods #western #middleeast #federalreserve #ism (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 20, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Paper mills are bribing editors at scholarly journals, Science investigation finds
Related podcast Paper mills bribe editors to pass peer review, and detecting tumors with a blood draw BY Sarah Crespi , Richard Stone , Zakiya Whatley One evening in June 2023, Nicholas Wise, a fluid dynamics researcher at the University of Cambridge who moonlights as a scientific fraud buster, was digging around on shady Facebook groups when he came across something he had never seen before. Wise was all too familiar with offers to sell...
Source: ScienceNOW - January 18, 2024 Category: Science Source Type: news

2024 Will Be the Year of AI. 2 Top Stocks I Expect to Surge
Artificial intelligence (AI) isn't an empty buzzword in 2024. It's the driving force behind the year's most promising tech stocks. With the mostly academic AI developments of 2023 behind us, it's time for AI-powered products and services with significant real-world utility. If you thought OpenAI's…#openai #wedbushmorgan #danives #nasdaqcomposite #wedbush #tradedesk #k12 #apple #android #macarthurgeniusgrant (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 18, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

These Traits Help Keep College Kids Happy
WEDNESDAY, Jan. 17, 2024 -- College freshmen who are more outgoing and agreeable -- and less moody -- are more likely to feel a sense of belonging at their new school, new research has found.Those personality traits could result in better academic... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - January 17, 2024 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Effect of transcutaneous vagus nerve stimulation on daytime sleepiness, depression, and study engagement in college students: a randomized controlled trial - Waki H, Suzuki T, Minakawa Y, Yoshida N, Miyazaki S, Hisajima T.
Many college students experience daytime sleepiness. Daytime sleepiness is reportedly associated with poor academic performance, suicide, depression, and traffic accidents. This parallel-group randomized controlled trial study aimed to examine the effect o... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 17, 2024 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

9 Ways to Reset Your Relationship With Social Media
Emma Lembke joined Instagram when she was 12. The last of her friend group to sign up, she had sensed the appeal of the app in the gazes of friends; people who used to look at her now looked at their phones. “I thought to myself, ‘There has to be something incredibly magnetic and magical and connective that pulls people into these apps,’” recalls Lembke, who’s now 21 and founder of the Log Off Movement, a non-profit that aims to help kids use social media in a healthier way. [time-brightcove not-tgx=”true”] She soon began spending five or six hours a day mindlessly scrolling&m...
Source: TIME: Health - January 16, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Angela Haupt Tags: Uncategorized healthscienceclimate Source Type: news

Independent Research Data On Hepatic Artery Infusion (HAI) Therapy To Be Featured At ASCO GI Cancer Symposium
Researchers from several top academic medical institutions will present their findings related to HAI therapy through live presentations, oral abstracts, and posters at the symposium. BOSTON, Jan. 16, 2024 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Intera Oncology, maker of the only FDA-approved implantable... (Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals)
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - January 16, 2024 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: TRI TDS Source Type: news

Qure.ai, Project Data Sphere partner on AI cancer detection tools
Qure.ai and Project Data Sphere, a nonprofit initiative of the CEO Roundtable on Cancer, are partnering to improve tumor assessments using AI-enabled tools for clinical trials and cancer care. The collaboration aims to increase efficiency and consistency in evaluating the effectiveness of cancer treatments through the use of autoRECIST, a product of Project Data Sphere’s Images and Algorithms program. The program, which began in consultation with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), includes stakeholders and experts from across the pharmaceutical industry and academia. Through the partnership, autoRECIST will a...
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - January 16, 2024 Category: Radiology Authors: AuntMinnie.com staff writers Tags: Industry News Source Type: news

Bristol seismology expert chosen to give prestigious Royal Astronomical Society lecture
A University of Bristol academic who is a world-leading expert in using seismology to understand the deep interior of the Earth and Mars has been chosen by the Royal Astronomical Society (RAS) to give a prominent lecture. (Source: University of Bristol news)
Source: University of Bristol news - January 15, 2024 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: Grants and Awards; Faculty of Science, School of Earth Sciences; Press Release Source Type: news

Factor structure of academic resilience among Polish and Ukrainian students involved in remote education caused by Covid-19 and military aggression - Matusevych T, Demeshkant N, Trusz S.
Academic resilience explains how students overcome various challenges or negative experiences that can hinder the learning process. The COVID pandemic as well as war conflicts might be significant factors affecting the structure of the academic resilience ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 15, 2024 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Depression and its associated factors among faculties of academic institutions - Sharma B, Shrestha N, Sah SK.
BACKGROUND: Depression is one of the common mental disorders occurring frequently in the community. The study aimed to find out the prevalence and correlates of depression among faculties of academic institutions in Pokhara Metropolitan, Kaski, Nepal. ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 15, 2024 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

A Surgeon General Report Once Cleared the Air About Smoking. Is It Time for One on Vaping?
NEW YORK — Sixty years ago, the U.S. surgeon general released a report that settled a longstanding public debate about the dangers of cigarettes and led to huge changes in smoking in America. Today, some public health experts say a similar report could help clear the air about vaping. [time-brightcove not-tgx=”true”] Many U.S. adults believe nicotine vaping is as harmful as — or more dangerous than — cigarette smoking. That’s wrong. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration and most scientists agree that, based on available evidence, electronic cigarettes are far less danger...
Source: TIME: Health - January 15, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Mike Stobbe / AP Tags: Uncategorized wire Source Type: news

The mythbuster: I’m not giving up my bacon sandwiches and neither should you
Steve Black delves into an academic review’s claim that if the UK population all converted to veganism, the NHS would save about £7bn every year (Source: HSJ)
Source: HSJ - January 15, 2024 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Internal review backs Business Insider story
Reports of plagiarism against the academic Neri Oxman, wife of billionaire hedge fund manager Bill Ackman, are “accurate and well documented,” reports Sam Jones of The Financial Times. Jones reports, “In a memorandum sent to Business Insider reporters on Sunday, a copy of which was seen by the…#nerioxman #billackman #samjones #barbarapeng #axelspringer #businessinsiders (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 14, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news