Cambridge University astrophysicist loses space project role amid Brexit row
Nicholas Walton gives up leadership of €2.8m pan-European research after dispute over Northern Ireland protocolA Cambridge University astrophysicist studying the Milky Way and hoping to play a major part in the European Space Agency ’s (Esa) next big project has been forced to hand over his coordinating role on the scheme after the row overNorthern Ireland ’s Brexit arrangements put science in the firing line.Nicholas Walton, a research fellow at the Institute of Astronomy, reluctantly passed his leadership role in the €2.8m pan-European Marie Curie Network research project to a colleague in the Netherlands on Frid...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - May 21, 2022 Category: Science Authors: Lisa O'Carroll Brexit correspondent Tags: Brexit European Union UK news Science Astronomy Space Politics Source Type: news

More Evidence mRNA Vaccines Fare Better Against COVID's Many Variants
(MedPage Today) -- Immune response against COVID-19 variants of concern (VOCs), including Omicron, was higher following mRNA vaccines than viral vector vaccines, Dutch researchers found. In a prospective cohort study involving serum samples from... (Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease)
Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease - May 18, 2022 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

RadNet Artificial Intelligence Subsidiaries, DeepHealth and Quantib, Obtain FDA Clearance for Mammography and Prostate AI Tools
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. and ROTTERDAM, Netherlands and LOS ANGELES, May 16, 2022 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- RadNet, Inc., (NASDAQ: RDNT) today announced that it has received FDA clearances for its DeepHeatlh Saige-DX™ mammography and Quantib&re... Devices, Radiology, FDA RadNet , DeepHeatlh Saige-DX, Quantib Prostate, artificial intelligence (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - May 16, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

College students' choice behavior of electric two-wheeled vehicle - Jou RC, Lin CW, Wang PL, Miralinaghi M.
Many countries have made great efforts to boost the use of electric vehicles in recent years; for example, advanced countries including Norway and the Netherlands in Europe and the United States have enhanced people ’s willingness to use electric vehicles... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 16, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Deinstitutionalization from the perspective of community-dwelling adults with a severe mental illness in Amsterdam: a cohort study protocol - Segeren M, Lauriks S, Kikkert M, Heering J, Lommerse N, van Husen G, Verhoeff A.
BACKGROUND: People with a severe mental illness (SMI) increasingly receive ambulatory forms of care and support. The trend of deinstitutionalization accelerated in the Netherlands from 2008 and onwards without sufficient understanding of its consequences. ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 16, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Meet the former Nazi rocket scientist who all too accurately saw the future | John Naughton
As well as serving in the SS and a second act as a Nasa engineer, Wernher von Braun wrote a Martian sci-fi novel with a prescient twist …I recently read (and greatly enjoyed)V2, Robert Harris ’s absorbing second world war thriller about British attempts to locate and destroy the base in the Netherlands from which Hitler’s “Retaliation Weapon 2” – those devastating rocket-powered bombs aimed at London – were launched. Harris is famous for the meticulous research that underpins his plots andV2 is no exception. For me, a particularly interesting aspect of the novel was his portrayal ofWernher von Braun, the Germ...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - May 14, 2022 Category: Science Authors: John Naughton Tags: Space Science fiction books Nasa Second world war Robert Harris Nazism Culture Source Type: news

Eurovision's Netherlands finalist S10 has bipolar disorder & will sing about mental health
THE NETHERLANDS' Eurovision 2022 finalist S10 has struggled with bipolar disorder and often writes her songs about mental health. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 14, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Roundup: Free mental health app offered to UK NHS users, Dutch startup begins study on therapy for chronic disorders, and more briefs
Free mental health app available to 1 million South Yorkshire NHS users An emotional wellness app is being offered to over 16s in the UK ' s South Yorkshire for free, to help manage low moods, reduce stress and improve sleep. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - May 13, 2022 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Geriatric falls: a registry-based study in the Netherlands - Verbeek FHO, Ham WHW, Verbeek ALM, de Man-van Ginkel JM, van Os-Medendorp H, Westers P, Leenen LPH.
BACKGROUND: Falls in people 65 years and older evaluated in the emergency department are increasing. Of all unintentional injury-related deaths among older people, 55% are due to falls. The impact of falls, especially concerning Dutch older people with the... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 12, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Dow Jones Futures Fall On Key Inflation Data; Disney Tumbles On Earnings
Disney, Dutch Bros and Rivian Automotive were key earnings movers Thursday. #rivianautomotive #earningsmovers #dutchbros (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 12, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fecal Transplant for Recurrent C. Diff Tied to Improved Mental Health
(MedPage Today) -- Fecal microbiota transplantation (FMT) was associated with improved mental health outcomes for patients with recurrent Clostridioides difficile infections (CDI), according to a small Dutch observational study. In a multivariate... (Source: MedPage Today Psychiatry)
Source: MedPage Today Psychiatry - May 11, 2022 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: news

Uninformed Breast Cancer Patients Are Making Treatment Decisions Uninformed Breast Cancer Patients Are Making Treatment Decisions
Women with ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS) are generally uninformed about their diagnosis and are making uninformed treatment decisions, concludes a Dutch study.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines - May 11, 2022 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

Video from ISMRM 2022: Tim Leiner on his move to Mayo Clinic
LONDON - Dutch radiologist Dr. Tim Leiner, PhD, surprised many people i...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Don't modify the quench button: MRI safety grabs attention at ISMRM Video from ISMRM 2022: Katja Pinker-Domenig on breast MRI Video from ISMRM 2022: Fernando Calamante on Ukraine and Russia How exactly does AI promise to transform clinical practice in MRI? Economic factors limit clinical adoption of 7T MRI systems (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - May 10, 2022 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Blog: Why attacks on legal abortion are a trade union matter
On 2 October last year, UNISON was proud to stand in solidarity with the thousands who marched in cities across the UK, and in other parts, of the world to protest against new limits on abortions in Texas. Now it seems the US supreme court has voted to overturn Roe v Wade – a momentous ruling that will result in abortion becoming immediately illegal in an estimated 26 states when it is officially issued. This latest development is one of many attacks by governments on a woman’s right to choose across the world. The Polish government has brought in a near-total ban on abortion in that country, only permitted now in cas...
Source: UNISON Health care news - May 10, 2022 Category: UK Health Authors: bukin Tags: Blogs News abortion equality unison women women members Source Type: news

Social capital as protection against the mental health impact of the COVID-19 pandemic - Snel E, Engbersen G, de Boom J, van Bochove M.
The corona pandemic has a huge impact on the mental wellbeing of the Dutch population. Based on a large-scale panel survey (N = 22,696) on the social impact of COVID-19, this article firstly examines which social groups are most susceptible to the mental h... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 9, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news