Steak-umm Starts Bizarre Twitter Beef With Neil DeGrasse Tyson
Amazingly, many experts took the side of the processed meat product over the celebrity astrophysicist. (Source: Science - The Huffington Post)
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - April 13, 2021 Category: Science Source Type: news

Fireball lights up Florida sky as it passes uncomfortably close – video
A bright meteor shot across and lit up the night sky of south Florida and the Bahamas on Monday. The moment was captured by security cameras and dashcams across the regionHundreds capture spectacular fireball passing uncomfortably close to EarthContinue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - April 13, 2021 Category: Science Tags: Florida US news Space Source Type: news

US Health Authorities Ask for Pause in J & J COVID-19 Vaccination
The FDA and CDC are investigating a handful of reports of blood clots that occurred several days after people received the one-and-done shot. (Source: The Scientist)
Source: The Scientist - April 13, 2021 Category: Science Tags: News & Opinion Source Type: news

UK strategy of backing several Covid vaccines seems to be paying off
Analysis: buying new and existing technologies ensured alternatives if a vaccine failed or had supply issuesCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageThe government has said the decision by Johnson& Johnson todelay the supply of its Covid vaccine to Europe, while theUS investigates reports of six cases of unusual blood clots in young women who have had the jab, will not derail the UK ’s vaccination programme.That reflects well on the decisions taken by the Vaccines Taskforce, originally headed by Kate Bingham.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - April 13, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Sarah Boseley Health editor Tags: Vaccines and immunisation Coronavirus UK news Health policy Infectious diseases Science AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals industry Medical research Source Type: news

Surge testing may not be enough to curb Covid variants in UK, say scientists
Local restrictions may be needed, specialists warn, as South Africa strain is identified in LondonCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageLocal restrictions should be imposed to curb the spread of coronavirus variants when clusters emerge to avoid local or national lockdowns, scientists have said after the UK ’s biggest surge testing operation got under way.In south London, dozens of cases of the South Africa variant of Covid-19have been detected, chiefly in the boroughs of Wandsworth and Lambeth, leading to what the Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) has said is the “largest ...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - April 13, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Nicola Davis Science correspondent Tags: Coronavirus UK news Infectious diseases Science London England Source Type: news

Hope, resilience and mental health support | Letters
Mark Winstanley describes the quiet revolution that is transforming care for those with mental illness, whileDr Patrick Roycroft and Dr Sarajane Ariscall for more compassion-based psychological helpIn the 1970s, cancer was stigmatised and support was underfunded. We have come a long way since then – albeit with road still left to travel. A key factor in this turn of fortune was hope that things could be a lot better for people living with cancer. That hope is often missing from discussions on mental health. But it is there.You are right to flag some key issues in mental health in your editorial (The Guardian view on ...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - April 13, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Letters Tags: Mental health Society Psychology Psychiatry Source Type: news

Hundreds capture spectacular fireball pass uncomfortably close to Earth
More than 200 people submitted reports and videos of a fiery trail and apparent space-rock explosionTo the American Meteor Society it was simplyEvent 2281-2021, an unremarkable name for a spectacular fireball that made an uncomfortably close pass to Earth on Monday.A fiery trail and apparent space-rock explosion was captured on doorbell cameras and dashcams and was visible to stargazers from Florida to the Bahamas as it passed an estimated 9,300 miles above the planet at about 10.19pm ET.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - April 13, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Richard Luscombe in Miami Tags: Space Science US news Florida Bahamas Americas World news Source Type: news

Why The Government Can Easily Hit Pause On The J & J Vaccine
While the chance of a blood clot from the J&J vaccine is astronomically low and vaccinating as many people as possible is a paramount goal, the government felt confident it could afford to stop its use. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - April 13, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Alex Knapp, Forbes Staff Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation Science /science Editors' Pick editors-pick Coronavirus Source Type: news

F.D.A. Will Allow Abortion Pills By Mail During the Pandemic
The agency said it would stop enforcing a rule requiring women to get the first of two pills in person at a medical clinic or hospital. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - April 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Pam Belluck Tags: your-feed-science Telemedicine Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Abortion Drugs (Pharmaceuticals) Women and Girls Food and Drug Administration Supreme Court (US) Source Type: news

Why vaccines may offer relief for some with ‘long COVID’
COVID-19 “long-haulers,” those who suffer from symptoms for weeks or months, are reporting relief after being vaccinated. Yale experts want to know why. (Source: Yale Science and Health News)
Source: Yale Science and Health News - April 13, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Several States Halt Johnson & Johnson Vaccine After U.S. Regulators Recommend Pause
New York, Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Maryland, Virginia, Missouri, Georgia, Michigan and Ohio followed a recommendation by federal regulators Tuesday to temporarily pause Johnson& Johnson distribution after six reports of blood clots in vaccine recipients. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - April 13, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Robert Hart, Forbes Staff Tags: Business /business Innovation /innovation Healthcare /healthcare Science /science Policy /policy Breaking breaking-news Editors' Pick editors-pick Coronavirus Source Type: news

Johnson & Johnson Covid vaccine to be paused in US over blood clots
FDA and CDC release statement recommending pauseSix reported US cases of ‘rare and severe problem’US health agencies haverecommended states pause the administration of the Johnson& Johnson coronavirus vaccine, after reports of rare and severe blood clots emerged in six women. More than 6.8m doses have been administered nationally.Related:Coronavirus live news: US agencies call for pause of Johnson& Johnson jabs amid blood clot concernsContinue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - April 13, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Jessica Glenza Tags: Coronavirus Biden administration US news World news Vaccines and immunisation Infectious diseases Medical research Science Source Type: news

Review: A new expos é is an air-tight indictment of the family behind the opioid crisis
Patrick Radden Keefe's much-anticipated "Empire of Pain" lays it all bare (Source: Los Angeles Times - Science)
Source: Los Angeles Times - Science - April 13, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Harriet Ryan Source Type: news

Big tech pouring billions into harvesting blood of the young so elites can live and rule forever
(Natural News) It’s something straight out of a science fiction movie, and a bad one at that, but it’s absolutely true: Big Tech oligarchs in the U.S. and abroad are pouring billions into research that will enable them to live and govern eternally by literally discovering the once-fictional “fountain of youth,” even if they have... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - April 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Synthego Launches Eclipse Platform to Accelerate Research and Development of Next-generation Medicines
First-of-its-kind Platform Enables Scalable CRISPR-based Cell Engineering (Source: The Scientist)
Source: The Scientist - April 13, 2021 Category: Science Tags: The Scientist The Marketplace Source Type: news

Q & A: What are vaccine passports, and why do some people hate them so much?
We explain what vaccine passports are, how they work, where they've been implemented, and why some people object to them. (Source: Los Angeles Times - Science)
Source: Los Angeles Times - Science - April 13, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Melissa Healy Source Type: news

Africa: Encouraging Microbes to Work for Us
[FAO] FAO experts are helping expand microbiome science across the spectrum, from nutrition to ecosystems (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - April 13, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Henry Glassie: Field Work review – hypnotic glimpses of folk art in the making
This documentary about the celebrated folklorist also takes a leisurely look at the working methods of the artists he reveresThere ’s an unmistakable slow-cinema vibe to this scrupulously observational documentary, which seems somehow to go on for weeks despite its 100-minute running time. The ostensible subject matter isAmerican anthropologist Henry Glassie, who is college professor emeritus in folklore and ethnomusicology at Indiana University; but it isn ’t really “about” him in any conventional sense. Instead, the documentary, directed by Irish film-maker Pat Collins, invites us to experience Gl...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - April 13, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Andrew Pulver Tags: Film Documentary films Sculpture Anthropology Folklore and mythology Turkey Northern Ireland Folk music Brazil World news Science Culture Art and design Americas Evolution UK news Biology North Carolina US news Source Type: news

NHS Covid vaccine booking website crashes as Moderna rollout begins
Initial glitch as over-45s rush to book jab, while third vaccine offers alternative to AstraZeneca for under-30sCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageThe NHS ’s booking website allowing people aged 45 and over to schedule their coronavirus vaccination initially crashed, moments after it was opened.The website appeared to go down just after slots were made available. Users were met with the message: “The NHS website is currently experiencing technical difficulties. We are working to resolve these issues. Thank you for your patience.”Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - April 13, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Sarah Marsh and Frances Ryan Tags: Vaccines and immunisation Coronavirus Health Infectious diseases Medical research Science Society UK news Source Type: news

Millions Flock To Hindu Festival Amid Coronavirus Spike
Hindu pilgrims are traveling to bathe in the Ganges River to wipe out their sins.(Image credit: Ritesh Shukla/NurPhoto via Getty Images) (Source: NPR Health and Science)
Source: NPR Health and Science - April 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Sushmita Pathak Source Type: news

Covid-19: what ’s going on with the AstraZeneca vaccine? – podcast
After mounting concern over reports of rare but serious blood clots in a small number of recipients of the Oxford/AstraZeneca vaccine, last week the UK ’s Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation (JCVI) recommended that healthy adults under 30 should have an alternative jab if they can. To find out what’s behind the change in advice,Nicola Davis speaks to Dr Sue Pavord about what this rare clotting syndrome is, and asksProf Adam Finn about how the JCVI made its decisionContinue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - April 13, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Presented by Nicola Davis and produced by Madeleine Finlay Tags: Science Coronavirus Infectious diseases Medical research Microbiology Health Vaccines and immunisation Society Source Type: news

CDC Studies 'Breakthrough' COVID Cases Among People Already Vaccinated
(Source: NPR Health and Science)
Source: NPR Health and Science - April 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Rob Stein Source Type: news

NHS England Covid vaccine website crashes as Moderna rollout begins
Online booking for over-45s goes down as third jab offers alternative to AstraZeneca for under-30sCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageThe NHS England website allowing over-45s to book their coronavirus vaccination initially crashed, moments after it was opened.The website appeared to go down just after slots were made available. Users were met with the message: “The NHS website is currently experiencing technical difficulties. We are working to resolve these issues. Thank you for your patience.”Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - April 13, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Sarah Marsh Tags: Vaccines and immunisation Coronavirus Health Infectious diseases Medical research Science Society UK news Source Type: news

'What Is That In The Sky?' Floridians Catch Meteor's Close Brush With Earth
Dashcam footage and home surveillance video captured the fireball that lit up the night sky on Monday. (Image credit: The National Weather Service Tampa Bay) (Source: NPR Health and Science)
Source: NPR Health and Science - April 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jaclyn Diaz Source Type: news

Could the Pandemic Prompt an ‘Epidemic of Loss’ of Women in the Sciences?
Even before the pandemic, many female scientists felt unsupported in their fields. Now, some are hitting a breaking point. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - April 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Apoorva Mandavilli Tags: your-feed-science Discrimination Colleges and Universities Women and Girls Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Social Media Race and Ethnicity Research Child Care Tenure Graduate Schools and Students Sexual Harassment #MeToo Movement Nature Source Type: news

Yuri Gagarin: Sixty years since the first human went into space – video
Sixty years ago, an air force pilot named Yuri Gagarin became the first human being in space, taking the Soviet Union's own giant leap for mankind and spurring a humiliated United States to race for the moon. Gagarin's 108-minute mission marked a historic achievement for the Soviet Union, which beat the US in a tight race to launch the first human into space.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - April 13, 2021 Category: Science Tags: Yuri Gagarin Space Russia Source Type: news

FDA Approves Xolair (omalizumab) Prefilled Syringe for Self-Injection Across All Indications
●  Xolair for self-injection offers healthcare providers and appropriate patients another administration option for more flexibility in managing their treatmentBasel, 13 April 2020 - Roche (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY) today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the company ’s supplemental Biologics License Application for Xolair® (omalizumab) prefilled syringe for self-injection across all approved U.S. indications.1 Xolair is the only FDA-approved biologic designed to target and block immunoglobulin E (IgE) for the treatment of moderate to severe persistent allergic ...
Source: Roche Media News - April 13, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

FDA Approves Xolair (omalizumab) Prefilled Syringe for Self-Injection Across All Indications
●  Xolair for self-injection offers healthcare providers and appropriate patients another administration option for more flexibility in managing their treatmentBasel, 13 April 2020 - Roche (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY) today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the company ’s supplemental Biologics License Application for Xolair® (omalizumab) prefilled syringe for self-injection across all approved U.S. indications.1 Xolair is the only FDA-approved biologic designed to target and block immunoglobulin E (IgE) for the treatment of moderate to severe persistent allergic ...
Source: Roche Investor Update - April 13, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

How Machine Learning Will Enable Technologies That Anticipate What The Brain Thinks
Machine learning and AI will change how brain-machine interface technologies communicate with the brain. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - April 13, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Gabriel A. Silva, Contributor Tags: Science /science Innovation /innovation Healthcare /healthcare Source Type: news

CDC goes full anti-science by declaring "racism" to be worse public health threat than covid
(Natural News) There is only one threat out there that is more serious than a Wuhan coronavirus (Covid-19) infection and it is known as racism, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). CDC head Rochelle Walensky has officially declared racism to be “a serious public health threat,” which suggests her agency could... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - April 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Legumes research gets flexitarian pulses racing with farming guidance
Plant more bean-like crops in Europe and consider ‘healthy diet transition’ to beat climate crisis, say scientistsAdding the likes of peas, lentils, beans, and chickpeas to your diet, and farming more of them, could result in more nutritious and effective food production with large environmental benefits, scientists have found.Researchers calculated a “nutritional density” unit for different types of crops. They found that swapping cereals for leguminous plants in European crop rotations provided more nutrient-rich produce for both animal and human consumption. Thanks to the way that legumes grow, i...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - April 13, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Sofia Quaglia Tags: Farming Agriculture Green deal and energy companies obligation (ECO) Diets and dieting Environment Health Science UK news World news Life and style Source Type: news

Five research-backed steps to a pro-vaccination social media campaign
(University of Pittsburgh) What can vaccine proponents, clinicians and public health communicators learn from " anti-vaxxers? " A lot, according to new guidance for pro-vaccination social media events written by University of Pittsburgh health scientists. The five-part guidelines, published today in the journal Vaccine, arose from an analysis of a grassroots pro-vaccination campaign, #DoctorsSpeakUp, organized last year. Unexpectedly, more than three-quarters of the tweets associated with the event were opposing vaccination, researchers found. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - April 13, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Past Global Changes Horizons - a new paleoscience magazine for teenagers and young adults
The objective is to make readers aware that looking to the past, through the science of the past, can help us better understand the current environmental crisis, and what can be done to help Earth's future. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - April 13, 2021 Category: Biology Source Type: news

Narratives can help science counter misinformation on vaccines
(Iowa State University) As public health agencies ramp up efforts to educate people about the COVID-19 vaccines, narratives can be a powerful tool.   In a paper published by the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, Iowa State University's Michael Dahlstrom examined how narratives or storytelling can help counter misinformation and provide a connection between science and the human experience.   (Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases)
Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases - April 13, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

UMass Lowell celebrates the discoveries driving COVID-19, Mars research in free program series
(University of Massachusetts Lowell) UMass Lowell experts on the COVID-19 virus, NASA's research on Mars and efforts to bring a more diverse workforce to science-related fields will share their insights on these topics as part of a free event series open to the public this week. (Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases)
Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases - April 13, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Mindfulness can make you selfish
(University at Buffalo) A new paper by University at Buffalo researchers demonstrates the surprising downsides of mindfulness, while offering easy ways to minimize those consequences -- both of which have practical implications for mindfulness training. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - April 13, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Finding resiliency in local, community news gathering
(University of Missouri-Columbia) Community newspapers often serve as the public's main source of accurate, local news. They also can be an important way to share the impact of major national events, such as a global pandemic. As the COVID-19 pandemic began spreading throughout the United States, journalism scholars at the University of Missouri and the University of Kansas found that community newspapers across the country began to reevaluate the way they had been doing business for decades. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - April 13, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Study cements age and location of hotly debated skull from early human Homo erectus
(American Museum of Natural History) A new study verifies the age and origin of one of the oldest specimens of Homo erectus--a very successful early human who roamed the world for nearly 2 million years. In doing so, the researchers also found two new specimens at the site--likely the earliest pieces of the Homo erectus skeleton yet discovered. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - April 13, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Webcam designed like a human eye: researchers question ubiquitous technology
(Saarland University) Microphones and cameras are everywhere today: in smartphones, laptops, even in refrigerators and televisions. Many people are now used to their presence and no longer see them for what they actually are - ubiquitous eyes and ears. A team of computer scientists from Saarland University uses an innovative design approach to critically question this sensory technology that has become part of everyday life. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - April 13, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

IOS Press announces the relaunch of LD Connect
(IOS Press) IOS Press, an international publisher providing content and services for scientific, technical, and medical (STM) communities, is pleased to announce the relaunch of the renewed LD Connect (Linked Data Connect) website. Providing publicly available linked machine-readable metadata from all IOS Press journals and books, LD Connect has been completely rebuilt and rebranded. Located at ld.iospress.nl, it features enhanced browse and semantic search capabilities, expanded data, and new tools.It also constructs artificial intelligence (AI)-powered embeddings derived from all full text data, further unsiloing researc...
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - April 13, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

More exposure to political TV ads heightens anxiety
(Cornell University) Beyond attempting to move a large swath of the population to vote one way or another, the seemingly constant bombardment of negativity in the name of our democratic process is anxiety-inducing, researchers have found. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - April 13, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Joyful screams perceived more strongly than screams of fear or anger
(University of Zurich) The human scream signals more than fear of imminent danger or entanglement in social conflicts. Screaming can also express joy or excitement. For the first time, researchers at the University of Zurich have demonstrated that non-alarming screams are even perceived and processed by the brain more efficiently than their alarming counterparts. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - April 13, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Genetic predisposition to schizophrenia may increase risk of psychosis from cannabis use
(Centre for Addiction and Mental Health) New research shows that while cannabis users had higher rates of psychotic experiences than non-users across the board, the difference was especially pronounced among those with high genetic predisposition to schizophrenia. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - April 13, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Study shows powered prosthetic ankles can restore a wide range of functions for amputees
(North Carolina State University) A recent case study demonstrates that, with training, neural control of a powered prosthetic ankle can restore a wide range of abilities, including standing on very challenging surfaces and squatting. The researchers are currently working with a larger group of study participants to see how broadly applicable the findings may be. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - April 13, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

The amount of time children spend watching screens influences their eating habits
(University of Malaga) A study conducted by the University of Malaga evidences how children and adolescents' exposure to mobile phones and video games is associated with worse adherence to the Mediterranean diet, which healthy characteristics prevent obesity (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - April 13, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

National narcissists likely to support greenwashing campaigns to improve nation's image
(University of Kent) New research by the University of Kent and the SWPS University has discovered that national narcissists are more likely to support greenwashing (misleading information about the environmental benefits of a product, a company or a policy) in order to improve their nation's public image. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - April 13, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

New advice for medics treating high blood pressure
(National University of Ireland Galway) Researchers at NUI Galway, Johns Hopkins University and Harvard Medical School found no evidence that diastolic blood pressure - the bottom reading on a test - can be harmful to patients when reduced to levels that were previously considered to be too low. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - April 13, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Practicing 'mindfulness' in summer camp benefits campers and counselors alike
(Florida Atlantic University) A project shows how implementing an evidence-based mindfulness program in a summer camp setting decreases emotional distress in school age children and empowers campers and counselors alike - enhancing camper-counselor relationships. Mindfulness - a state of consciousness that fosters awareness - has the potential to help regulate emotions and behaviors. Mindful breathing, mindful bodies, and mindful listening assisted in bringing awareness to campers in the program and provided skills to address stressful experiences. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - April 13, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Using emotion and humor to combat science misinformation
(University of Utah) Sara K. Yeo, associate professor of communication at the University of Utah, examines why it's so difficult to detect science misinformation and suggests that using humor may help combat the issue. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - April 13, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Indicators for a new audience measurement model for streaming platforms
(Universitat Oberta de Catalunya (UOC)) A recent study performed analysed audience behaviour and measurement systems on the Netflix streaming platform and video on demand service. Their aim was to establish a more reliable audience measurement model. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - April 13, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news