Category: Science & Health

A short-term health deal by senators _ with Trump’s blessing

Interested in Health Care Reform? Add Health Care Reform as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Health Care Reform news, video, and analysis from ABC News. Health Care Reform Add Interest Republican and Democratic senators joined in announcing a plan Tuesday aimed at stabilizing America’s health insurance markets in the wake […]

Russian Researchers Find Way to Combat Resistance to Antibiotics in Diseases

Russian Researchers Find Way to Combat Resistance to Antibiotics in Diseases © Photo: St. Petersburg Polytechnic UniversityTech12:25 17.10.2017(updated 15:05 17.10.2017) Get short URL2562111 Other states are also researching ways to combat antibiotic resistance, but they have not been able to yield any positive results yet, according to a Russian scientist. Researchers from Peter the Great St. […]

Russian Researchers Create Inexpensive Pressure Sensor

Russian Researchers Create Inexpensive Pressure SensorCC BY-SA 4.0 / Ekaterina Borisova / St. Petersburg Polytechnic UniversityTech13:20 17.10.2017(updated 14:10 17.10.2017) Get short URL136691 The new technology created at a Russian university is expected to cut the market price of sensors to 1 percent of the current cost. A prototype of a nanostructured ultra-thin pressure sensor, or tensiometer, […]

Kids in youth football may take more hard head hits than we think: Study

A new study has found that children who play youth football may take more high-magnitude hits to the head than originally thought. Researchers at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Virginia Tech) mounted censors on young football players’ helmets during 25 to 30 practices and seven games, and found that many players experienced high-magnitude head […]

Book’s challenge: Can you do squats like Justice Ginsburg?

Personal trainer Bryant Johnson hears it all the time: Four more years. That’s how long fans of his client, 84-year-old Supreme Court justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, tell him he has to keep her healthy so that a one-term President Donald Trump doesn’t get to name the liberal justice’s replacement on the Supreme Court. Johnson’s response: […]

Millions of Wi-Fi Users Exposed to Hacker Attacks – Kaspersky Lab

Millions of Wi-Fi Users Exposed to Hacker Attacks – Kaspersky Lab © Sputnik/ Kirill KallinikovTech15:18 17.10.2017(updated 15:24 17.10.2017) Get short URL 0 35211 A recently uncovered Wi-Fi vulnerability poses real security risks, Vladimir Kuskov, an analyst at the Russian software company Kaspersky Lab, said. Potential attackers can access users’ Internet traffic and intercept sensitive information. […]