'I choose the quiet roads': Everyday mobility in later life on the urban-rural continuum of the Northern Netherlands - Meijering L, Weitkamp G.
The physical and cognitive impairments that come with age can have a negative impact on everyday mobility. Furthermore, the mobility and transport potential of older adults differs between rural, semi-dense and urban areas. Some comparative research has sh... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 26, 2024 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Environmental Issues, Climate, Geophysics Source Type: news

A Dutch court has rejected a final argument in a legal battle over former Russian oil giant Yukos
THE HAGUE, Netherlands -- An Amsterdam court on Tuesday rejected Russia's final argument in a years-long legal battle over a $50 billion arbitration award that is centered on claims by former shareholders that the Kremlin deliberately bankrupted Russian oil giant Yukos to silence its CEO, a fierce…#hague #netherlands #amsterdam #kremlin #russian #vladimirputin #moscow #mikhailkhodorkovsky #amsterdamcourt #timosborne (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 26, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

These desktop lamps beam near-infrared light, in a bid to improve your mood
As humans spend increasing amounts of time indoors, we lose access to the sun’s natural benefits. Recognition of season affective disorder has grown accordingly. While the actual occurrence of the condition is low (around 5% — or 10 million or so Americans), it’s led to increasing awareness of the…#recognition #nir #mwc #dutch #netherlands #usb #iphone #ifn (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 25, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Why chipmakers ’ stock surge is no guarantee of AI revolution’s future
For others, the breakthroughs spell large-scale job losses , an array of unresolved ethical challenges and a grave threat to the future of humankind. In the middle are sceptics who see a great deal of hype and some salutary stock market corrections not far over the horizon. For some, the powers of…#openai #nvidia #netherlands #asml #siliconvalley #pwc #tsmc #airevolution #abudhabi #googlebrain (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 25, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Dutch election winner Wilders willing to consider more Ukraine aid
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Source: Reuters: Health - February 25, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Israel-Hamas war live updates: U.S., Israeli delegations arrive in Paris for cease-fire negotiations
Arms exports to Israel must cease, U.N. says Arms exported to Israel that would be used in Gaza are likely being used to violate international humanitarian law, U.N. experts warned yesterday, calling on any state selling weapons or ammunition to Israel to "cease immediately." “All States must…#israel #gaza #genevaconventions #dutch #netherlands #f35 (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 24, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

LockBit countdown disappoints viewers with vague hints and a cartoon cat
A police countdown promising to reveal the identity of the kingpin behind the crypto-ransomware group LockBit left spectators disappointed after it revealed only a handful of vague clues and a cartoon picture of a cat. Police seized the LockBit website this week before beginning the online…#lockbit #lawenforcement #lockbitsupp #netherlands #mercedes #finnish #fbi #europol #understandably #joetidy (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 23, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

UK blames Brussels as it pulls out of Energy Charter Treaty
The UK government has announced its withdrawal from the Energy Charter Treaty, blaming EU infighting for scuppering efforts to reform the post-Cold War treaty that was intended to protect investments in petroleum-rich post-Soviet states, but has mainly been used to sue western European…#energychartertreaty #postcoldwar #postsoviet #grahamstuart #ect #europeancommission #netherlands #spain #eucouncil #poland (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 23, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Transgender men may still ovulate after hormone replacement therapy
This study is further evidence to support what we already know: Testosterone isn’t a contraceptive,” says Beth Cronin, an obstetrician and gynecologist at Brown University’s Warren Alpert Medical School who was not involved in the study. Regardless of gender, she says, “Everyone needs access to contraceptives.” The idea to investigate these issues occurred to Joyce Asseler, a physician in the Netherlands specializing in fertility care for transgender people. A law passed 10 years ago changed how transgender people in the Netherlands received treatment. Before, transgender people had to be sterilized and und...
Source: ScienceNOW - February 22, 2024 Category: Science Source Type: news

Philips introduces LumiGuide, highlights first patients treated
Philips is introducing its light-powered LumiGuide system, which the company is calling a "3D human GPS system." The system, which is now available for specialized hospitals in Europe and the U.S., is powered by Fiber Optic RealShape (FORS) technology and allows doctors to navigate through blood vessels by using light rather than x-ray. Philips highlighted that the system was used for the first time to treat patients at Maastricht University Medical Center in the Netherlands, followed by the University of Alabama at Birmingham in the U.S. The company added that LumiGuide's radiation-free technology could make way for bet...
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - February 22, 2024 Category: Radiology Authors: AuntMinnie.com staff writers Tags: Industry News Source Type: news

Mobile World Congress & amp; 4YFN 2024: AI-Powered Weight Loss Launches in The Netherlands
Four Dutch Clients Launch Commercial Weight Loss Programs Powered by Sinque™ THE HAGUE, The Netherlands, Feb. 22, 2024 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- EW2Health (Easy Way to Health), a technology company specializing in data-driven solutions for health professionals, is excited to announce the... (Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals)
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - February 22, 2024 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: PDT Source Type: news

BESI exceeds fourth-quarter targets on demand for AI-related chipmaking parts
Dutch chipmaking equipment supplier BE Semiconductor Industries beat its fourth-quarter targets on Thursday, boosted by demand for its hybrid bonding technology and AI-enabled computing applications from chipmakers expanding their capacity. Semiconductor firms have been ramping up production…#dutch #besi #amsterdam #richardblickman (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 22, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Shares of supplier TSMC, chip equipment maker ASML fall ahead of Nvidia's earnings report
A laptop keyboard, a binary code reflected and Nvidia logo displayed on a phone screen are seen in this illustration photo taken in Krakow, Poland on January 2, 2024. Shares of two critical chip firms TSMC and ASML fell ahead of U.S.-based artificial intelligence chip designer Nvidia's earnings…#nvidia #krakow #poland #tsmc #asml #jensenhuang #apple #dutch #appleiphone #taiwanese (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 21, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Dutch Study Shows Disparities In Cancer Incidence By Income Levels
Socioeconomic determinants of cancer incidence and deaths, as well as life expectancy more generally, are a stark reminder that being poor negatively impacts your health. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - February 20, 2024 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Joshua Cohen, Senior Contributor Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation business pharma & standard Source Type: news

Financial intelligence agencies flag attempts to skirt sanctions against Russia
Canada’s financial intelligence agency and European allies are highlighting attempts to export sensitive technology to Russia in violation of sanctions imposed against Moscow. The warning comes in a new joint advisory from the Financial Transactions and Reports Analysis Centre of Canada, known as…#moscow #fintrac #netherlands #ukraine #russianfederation #usdepartment #treasury # (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 20, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news