|What to know about open wound care|
Added: 23.05.2019 22:00 | 2 views | 0 comments
An open wound leaves internal tissue exposed. They require special care depending on the type of wound. Minor open wounds may not require medical treatment. Learn more about open wound care, including how and when to treat them, here.
|Trace metal exposure among pregnant women living near fracking wells in Canada|
Added: 23.05.2019 21:18 | 15 views | 0 comments
Researchers find higher concentrations of trace metals such as barium in the hair and urine of 29 pregnant women living near fracking wells in British Columbia, Canada.
|Opioid-exposed newborns may react to pain differently after birth|
Added: 23.05.2019 17:49 | 2 views | 0 comments
Babies exposed to opioids while their mothers were pregnant with them may need special care even before they start to experience withdrawal symptoms, according to new research.
|Whorlton Hall: Hospital abuse missed despite at least 100 official visits|
Added: 23.05.2019 17:10 | 18 views | 0 comments
Inspectors, council staff and NHS officials went in twice week on average in the year before Panorama expose.
|Prospect House / Breathe Architecture|
Added: 23.05.2019 4:00 | 5 views | 0 comments
On a windy and exposed site, nestled behind a hill, sits a metal clad nugget; a home for a gold prospector and his family. Taking material and spatial cues from miner’s cottages and the country shed vernacular, this is a small house on a large rural block. Surrounded by pastoral rolling fields on the fringes of a state forest and proximate to a rich history of Victoria’s Gold Rush, the site is vast yet humble. The compact form was inspired by the client’s desire for retreat, and at under 100 square meters and for less than $260,000, was achieved for a similarly modest budget.
|Vaccine using microneedle patch with RSV virus, immune-stimulating compound is effective against RSV|
Added: 23.05.2019 2:20 | 6 views | 0 comments
Skin vaccination using a microneedle patch that contains the inactivated respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) and a compound that stimulates immune responses to the virus has been found to enhance protection against this serious disease and reduce inflammation in the body after exposure to the virus, according to a new study.
|World's smallest wearable device warns of UV exposure, enables precision phototherapy|
Added: 23.05.2019 2:20 | 7 views | 0 comments
Smaller than your thumbnail and thinner than a credit card, a new device can optimize treatment of neonatal jaundice, skin diseases, seasonal affective disorder and reduce risk of sunburns and skin cancer.
|Realistic exposure study supports the use of zinc oxide nanoparticle sunscreens|
Added: 23.05.2019 2:20 | 5 views | 0 comments
An important new study provides the first direct evidence that intact zinc oxide nanoparticles neither penetrate the human skin barrier nor cause cellular toxicity after repeated application to human volunteers under in-use conditions. This confirms that the known benefits of using ZnO nanoparticles in sunscreens clearly outweigh the perceived risks, researchers say.
|Knight Ridder journalists weigh in on U.S.-Iran tensions|
Added: 22.05.2019 17:40 | 3 views | 0 comments
The 2017 film "Shock and Awe" shows how a group of journalists exposed major gaps in the Bush administration's justification for the Iraq war. It's a situation worth re-examining as tensions rise between the U.S. and Iran. The reporters at the center of "Shock and Awe" include Warren Strobel, Jonathan Landay and John Walcott. They joined CBSN to take a closer look at the comparisons between the two situations.
|Exposing vaccine hesitant to real-life pain of diseases makes them more pro-vaccine|
Added: 22.05.2019 17:24 | 18 views | 0 comments
New research finds there is a better way to help increase support for vaccinations: Expose people to the pain and suffering caused by vaccine-preventable diseases instead of trying to combat people with vaccine facts.