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CSB releases update of deadly drilling rig fire investigation 
Five workers were killed when natural gas was released from Pryor Trust well in Oklahoma 
Source: Chemical and Engineering News - August 17, 2018 Category: Chemistry Authors: Jeff Johnson, special to C & EN Source Type: research

Didier Coeurnelle on Advocacy and the Transition Years for Rejuvenation Therapies
The Life Extension Advocacy Foundation (LEAF) volunteers recently interviewed Didier Coeurnelle of the Healthy Life Extension Society (HEALES), a long-standing advocate on the European side of our community who has promoted research and development of therapies to treat aging for many years now. Insofar as the treatment of aging goes, we are living through the early stages of an enormously important transition, a tipping point in the progress of medicine. It will be of far greater impact than the advent of antibiotics. The development of rejuvenation therapies, treatments that can reverse or repair or bypass the kno...
Source: Fight Aging! - August 17, 2018 Category: Research Authors: Reason Tags: Activism, Advocacy and Education Source Type: blogs

Lifeguard Drone Rescues Swimmer in Spain
Sagunto, SPAIN--This Wednesday, a group of seven swimmers located about 70 m (230 ft) from the beach at Spain's port of Sagunto found themselves caught in an undertow and being swept out to sea. After they signalled one of the lifeguards, an onsite Auxdron Lifeguard Drone was flown out to perform a rescue. Read more at New Atlas. : Emergency Drone System Displays Effective EMS and Rescue Applications Getting Medical Care to Patients Faster with Drones EMS Response of the Future Can Harness New Technology to Save Lives
Source: JEMS Operations - August 17, 2018 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: Ben Coxworth (New Atlas) Tags: Rescue & Vehicle Extrication News News Videos Source Type: news

shocked by ukcat
Thread Starter shocked by ukcat Follow 4 hours ago 4h ago Quote: Originally Posted by NeedHelpHelpNeed Yeah, I tried an official mock just for fun (a year before I actually needed to do it) and I did terribly. But it will change once you practise it - you don't eve...
Source: The Student Room - August 17, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Sainsburysbasics Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Synthetic Marijuana Seen as a Public Health Danger
A decade after first appearing in the United States, synthetic marijuana is seen as a growing health danger. Some marijuana smokers turned to it because it is relatively cheap and not detected in routine drug testing. Dozens of people in New Haven, Connecticut, went to the hospital this week after overdosing on a batch of synthetic pot. A look at the issue: What is it? While states have moved to legalize traditional marijuana, synthetic marijuana has become a public health threat. Synthetic pot is a mind-altering drug made by taking plant material and spraying it with chemicals that can mimic the high from mariju...
Source: JEMS Administration and Leadership - August 17, 2018 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: MIKE STOBBE, AP Medical Writer Tags: News Administration and Leadership Source Type: news

Linde, Praxair deal threatened by U.S. antitrust regulator
Source: Chemical and Engineering News - August 17, 2018 Category: Chemistry Authors: Marc S. Reisch Source Type: research

Lanxess will sell rest of rubber business to Saudi Aramco
Source: Chemical and Engineering News - August 17, 2018 Category: Chemistry Authors: Alex Scott Source Type: research

Arkema indicted for fires, chemical releases after Tropical Storm Harvey 
Organic peroxides decomposed and ignited after plant lost power and refrigeration 
Source: Chemical and Engineering News - August 17, 2018 Category: Chemistry Authors: Randy Lee Loftis Source Type: research

MD Anderson launches a neuroscience start-up
Source: Chemical and Engineering News - August 17, 2018 Category: Chemistry Authors: Rick Mullin Source Type: research

Inari emerges with $40 million for plant breeding
Source: Chemical and Engineering News - August 17, 2018 Category: Chemistry Authors: Melody M. Bomgardner Source Type: research

Scorpion venom yields novel alkaloid
Most scorpion venom compounds are peptides, so alkaloid comes as a surprise
Source: Chemical and Engineering News - August 17, 2018 Category: Chemistry Authors: Emma Hiolski Source Type: research

Astellas to acquire eye-focused gene therapy firm Quethera
Source: Chemical and Engineering News - August 17, 2018 Category: Chemistry Authors: Michael McCoy Source Type: research

Drug stockpiling builds as Brexit approaches
Lack of EU-U.K. trade deal has companies scrambling
Source: Chemical and Engineering News - August 17, 2018 Category: Chemistry Authors: Alex Scott Source Type: research

Pfizer and BioNTech to develop mRNA flu vaccines
Source: Chemical and Engineering News - August 17, 2018 Category: Chemistry Authors: Ryan Cross Source Type: research

The ultra-rapid synthesis of rGO/g-C3N4 composite via microwave heating with enhanced photocatalytic performance
Publication date: Available online 17 August 2018Source: Materials LettersAuthor(s): Yongpan Gu, Yongzhi Yu, Jingye Zou, Tiantian Shen, Qinan Xu, Xiawei Yue, Jiang Meng, Jigang WangAbstractThe reduced graphene oxide/graphitic carbon nitride composite (rGO/g-C3N4) was ultra-rapidly obtained via microwave irradiation using GO and melamine as raw materials, carbon fiber as microwave absorber, respectively. Results of structural investigation indicated that the rGO/g-C3N4 heterostructures was successfully set up with the blend of rGO and g-C3N4, and the existence of rGO hadn’t disrupted the lattice structure of g-C3N4. The p...
Source: Materials Letters - August 17, 2018 Category: Materials Science Source Type: research

Synthesis, crystal growth, thermal and Laser damage threshold properties of new Schiff base NLO material 4-Nitro-benzoic acid (3-ethoxy-2-hydroxy-benzylidene)-hydrazide
Publication date: Available online 17 August 2018Source: Materials LettersAuthor(s): M. Shankar, A. Dennis Raj, M. Jeeva, R. Purusothaman, M. Vimalan, I. Vetha PotheherAbstractNovel organic Schiff base nonlinear optical material 4-Nitro-benzoic acid (3-ethoxy-2-hydroxy-benzylidene)-hydrazide (NEH) was synthesized and grown as single crystal by slow evaporation technique. The structure and unit cell parameter of NEH was confirmed by single crystal X-ray diffraction analysis and the crystal belongs to orthorhombic crystal system with noncentrosymmetric space group Pna21. Further both carbon and hydrogen NMR spectra confirm t...
Source: Materials Letters - August 17, 2018 Category: Materials Science Source Type: research

Ferrari, PPG roll out cooler paint system
Source: Chemical and Engineering News - August 17, 2018 Category: Chemistry Authors: Alex Scott Source Type: research

Akouos raises $50 million for gene therapies to treat hearing loss
Source: Chemical and Engineering News - August 17, 2018 Category: Chemistry Authors: Ryan Cross Source Type: research

Catching up with old friends at conferences
The value of meeting face to face is something that social media just can ’t replace
Source: Chemical and Engineering News - August 17, 2018 Category: Chemistry Authors: Chemjobber Source Type: research

Business Roundup
Source: Chemical and Engineering News - August 17, 2018 Category: Chemistry Source Type: research

Reactions
Source: Chemical and Engineering News - August 17, 2018 Category: Chemistry Source Type: research

Shenxian-Shengmai Oral Liquid Reduces Myocardial Oxidative Stress and Protects Myocardium from Ischemia-Reperfusion Injury
Conclusion: SXSM is effective in protecting the myocardium from I/R injury, with myocardial SOD1 and GCLC being the potential therapeutic targets.Cell Physiol Biochem 2018;48:2503 –2516
Source: Cellular Physiology and Biochemistry - August 17, 2018 Category: Cytology Source Type: research

Comments from Richard Besser, MD, on Kentucky Medicaid Waiver
RWJF submitted comments in response to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services invitation to submit comments regard Kentucky’s demonstration project “Kentucky Helping to Engage and Achieve Long Term Health” (Kentucky HEALTH).
Source: RWJF - News Releases - August 17, 2018 Category: Health Management Authors: Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Tags: Health Care Coverage and Access Kentucky (KY) ESC Source Type: news

California bill aims to curb kids' soda habits
A bill that was approved by the California State Legislature would give kids two options with their meals at restaurants — water or milk — in a push to reduce obesity and children's access to sugary drinks. The bill is on its way to Gov. Jerry Brown’s desk. Adrienne Moore of CBS station KOVR-TV reports.
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - August 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Burn Pain Management at Burn Unit of Yekatit 12 Hospitals, Addis Ababa.
Conclusion and Recommendation: Majorities of burn patients had severe pain and burn pain was not appropriately treated. Therefore, appropriate pain management was strongly recommended. PMID: 30112201 [PubMed]
Source: Pain Research and Treatment - August 17, 2018 Category: Anesthesiology Tags: Pain Res Treat Source Type: research

Synthetic pot seen as a public health danger
What is synthetic marijuana and why is it so dangerous?
Source: ABC News: Health - August 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

ACS to honor 2018 Heroes of Chemistry awardees in Boston 
Developments have made significant contributions to human health and solar energy 
Source: Chemical and Engineering News - August 17, 2018 Category: Chemistry Authors: Linda Wang  Source Type: research

Trump Signs National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2019
The latest version of the National Defense Authorization Act contains numerous provisions that aim to enhance innovation in defense technologies and combat foreign efforts to exploit U.S. R&D. It postpones a proposal to  reform the relationship between the National Nuclear Security Administration and the Department of Energy.
Source: FYI: The AIP Bulletin of Science Policy News - August 17, 2018 Category: Physics Authors: wthomas Source Type: news

U.S. Measles Outbreak Hits 107 Cases in 21 States, D.C.
FRIDAY, Aug. 17, 2018 -- A measles outbreak that ' s so far affected 21 states and the District of Columbia is being investigated by U.S. health officials. As of July 14, there had been 107 cases reported since the start of the year, according to the...
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - August 17, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

FDA Permits Marketing of Brain Stimulation Device for OCD
FRIDAY, Aug. 17, 2018 -- A brain stimulation device to treat obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) has received approval for marketing by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. Transcranial magnetic stimulation uses magnetic fields to stimulate nerve...
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - August 17, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

EHR Review Can Measure Diagnostic Uncertainty
FRIDAY, Aug. 17, 2018 -- Retrospective review of clinician documentation in the electronic health record (EHR) can help identify diagnostic uncertainty with moderate reliability, according to a study published in the June issue of the Journal of...
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - August 17, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

ValenTx raises $10.3 million for implantable gastric bypass device
Startup ValenTx has attracted nearly $10.3 million from 32 investors, according to a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The Maple Grove, Minn. company is developing a removable gastric bypass device as an alternative to Roux-en-Y gastric bypass surgery. It raised $10,271,050 in the round begun July 18, 2018. The ValenTx endoluminal bypass therapy mimics the attributes of a Roux-en-Y gastric bypass and is implanted through a non-surgical, endoscopic procedure, according to the company’s website. This procedure does not require gastric stapling or permanent changes to the patient’s anatomy. The dev...
Source: Mass Device - August 17, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Nancy Crotti Tags: Blog Business/Financial News Diabetes Endoscopic / Arthroscopic Securities & Exchange Commission (SEC) valentx Source Type: news

Psych Screening Beneficial in Pediatric Abdominal Pain
FRIDAY, Aug. 17, 2018 -- Systematic screening for anxiety, disability, and pain can increase psychological referral rates among pediatric patients with abdominal pain, according to a study published in the August issue of Pediatrics. Natoshia R....
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - August 17, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Comments Open on End of NIH Review for Gene Therapy Studies
FRIDAY, Aug. 17, 2018 -- A U.S. National Institutes of Health oversight panel will no longer review all applications for gene therapy experiments. Instead, the panel will assume an advisory role, while the U.S. Food and Drug Administration will...
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - August 17, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Updated Car Seat Law and Texting app info
Still need a school sports physical?  We still have available appointments before school activities start!  Don ' t forget that immunizations need to be up to date as well!Construction of the new North Aurora office is rapidly being  completed!  We anticipate the office will open on or about Thursday October 18th.  The new office is located at 98 Miller Drive, Suite 101.  Our doctors who will work there are Drs. Gronli, Thomas, Kanabar, Shakir, Doman and Wall and Nurse Practitioner Kim Gubbins will be opening the Lactation Center there.The American Academy of Pediatrics offers a weal...
Source: Pediatric Health Associates - August 17, 2018 Category: Pediatrics Tags: Healthy Habits Vaccination Information Source Type: news

Understanding cravings: Food preferences are linked to dietary needs; dopamine may play a role in what you choose to eat, research suggests
(Natural News) For the first time ever, researchers are understanding a nutrient-specific hunger mechanism in living organisms. Specifically, a team from John Hopkins University has pinpointed the neurons responsible for protein cravings in fruit flies – neurons that the team was able to turn on and off. As part of their study, the researchers deprived fruit...
Source: NaturalNews.com - August 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mysterious smell plaguing California residents and sparking finger-pointing
A mysterious odor is causing confusion and finger-pointing in Orange County, CA.
Source: ABC News: Health - August 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

#WHISTLEBLOWER tonight on CBS at 9 pm: Brendan Delaney and Electronic Medical Records
I received this today. This type of scenario is not what the pioneers intended, and is an example of how some in the healthcare information technology industry may have less of the altruism and responsibility that clinicians feel towards the medical mission. Settlement information is here:https://www.healthcareitnews.com/news/eclinicalworks-pay-155-million-settle-suit-alleging-it-faked-meaningful-use-certification---------------------------------------------------hashtag#WHISTLEBLOWER tonight on CBS at 9 pm: Brendan Delaney and Electronic Medical Records Tune in tonight to hear Brendan Delaney ’s Medical Records Whistleb...
Source: Health Care Renewal - August 17, 2018 Category: Health Management Tags: Brendan Delaney CBS eClinicalWorks fraud healthcare IT fraud Martha Spanninger Source Type: blogs

Accuray shares rise on Street-topping Q4, FY2018 earnings
Shares in Accuray (NSDQ:ARAY) rose today after the medical device maker beat expectations on Wall Street with its fourth quarter and full fiscal year 2018 earnings. The Sunnyvale, Calif.-based company posted losses of $946,000 or 1¢ per share, on sales of $113.8 million for the three months ended June 30, seeing losses shrink 82% while sales grew 1.5% compared with the same period last year. Losses per share were just ahead of the 2¢ consensus on Wall Street. For the full year, Accuray posted losses of $23.9 million, or 28¢ per share, on sales of $404.9 million, seeing losses shrink 19.2% while sales grew 5.6% compared...
Source: Mass Device - August 17, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Fink Densford Tags: Business/Financial News MassDevice Earnings Roundup Wall Street Beat Accuray Inc. Source Type: news

Hospital in high-poverty neighborhood throws baby shower for 100 moms
No one is turned away from the shower at St. Bernard Hospital and everyone leaves with a gift.
Source: ABC News: Health - August 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: GMA Source Type: news

Inside one of the world's largest taxidermy collections
A small museum in California contains a remarkable taxidermy collection.
Source: ABC News: Health - August 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Borage seed oil found to mitigate effects of radiation therapy on the liver
(Natural News) Also known as starflower, borage (Borago officinalis) is an herbaceous flowering plant most known for being the source of borage oil. Like many other plant-based oils, borage oil contains a powerful anti-inflammatory compound known as gamma-linolenic acid (GLA); however, borage oil is unique in that its GLA content is remarkably high. With this...
Source: NaturalNews.com - August 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Same thing, only better: Your brain behaves differently when you’re outside than it does – performing the same tasks – indoors
(Natural News) The brain behaves differently outdoors compared to when it’s indoors, according to researchers from the University of Alberta. The study, published in the journal Brain Research, investigated what happens to the brain when it performs tasks in “increasingly complex environments” – such as the outdoors – using mobile electroencephalography (EEG). “Something about being outdoors changes brain activity,” lead author Joanna...
Source: NaturalNews.com - August 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mysterious odor plaguing residents, prompting municipal finger-pointing
A mysterious odor is causing confusion and finger-pointing in Orange County, CA.
Source: ABC News: Health - August 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Child victims of DRC Ebola outbreak need ‘special attention and care’: UNICEF
An ongoing deadly Ebola outbreak in the eastern part of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) has particularly affected children, the UN ’s children agency, UNICEF, said on Friday.
Source: UN News Centre - Health, Poverty, Food Security - August 17, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

EpiPen shortage has some relying on expired devices
Another generic version of the EpiPen won't come soon enough for users of life-saving medicine that's had manufacturing issues since May
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - August 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fake weed seen as a public health danger
What is synthetic marijuana and why is it so dangerous?
Source: ABC News: Health - August 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Clinical Trials Balance Out Urban, Rural Cancer Survival Rates
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - August 17, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Family Medicine, Nursing, Oncology, Research, Preventive Medicine, News, Source Type: news

Residents ’ Sleep Deteriorates During Training
Worsening seen for sleep duration, quality of sleep, and daytime sleepiness
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - August 17, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Cardiology, Dermatology, Endocrinology, Family Medicine, Geriatrics, Gastroenterology, Gynecology, Infections, AIDS, Internal Medicine, Allergy, Critical Care, Emergency Medicine, Nephrology, Neurology, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Orthopedics, ENT, Pathology Source Type: news

FDA Approves Brain Stimulation Device for OCD
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - August 17, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Neurology, Nursing, Pharmacy, Psychiatry, Research, News, Source Type: news