Health

‘Assumed as criminals’: Hong Kong defendants find bail elusive

Courts are taking a more stringent approach to bail, leaving many behind bars even before their trial begins.

Pyongyang fires two suspected ballistic missiles: South Korea

N Korea has stepped up weapons testing in what appears to be a resumption of its provocation and engagement strategy.

Tesla warns of constraints on supply chain as it reports record profit

Electric vehicle pioneer says its factories ‘have been running below capacity for several quarters’

Extra 10 Minutes of Daily Activity Could Save Lives

Adding activity to your day can include walking, cycling for fun or transportation, working out on cardio machines, dancing and playing sports like...

As Pandemic Rolls On, How to Know if Your Child Needs Therapy

It may seem obvious, but the COVID-19 pandemic has only worsened mental health issues that have affected kids socially and developmentally.

China Has Passed U.S. On Several Key Science Measures

China's global patent share jumped to 49% while the U.S.' share dropped to 10% in a decade. A new report from the National...

Watch, But Don't Worry Yet, About New Omicron Subvariant

It's worth watching BA.2, the World Health Organization says. The subvariant has been identified across at least 40 countries, including three cases reported...

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Elon Musk’s startup company that aims to connect people’s brains to computers is advertising for a clinical trial director, a sign the company...

Infertility Amid COVID-19: ‘Our Hopes Were Taken Away’

According to the CDC, 330,000 assisted reproductive technology cycles were completed in 2019. But the pandemic interrupted these efforts for many couples.

Booster Shots 90% Effective at Preventing Omicron Hospitalizations: CDC Data

Booster shots of the Pfizer and Moderna COVID-19 vaccines appear to be highly effective at preventing hospitalizations due to the Omicron variant, according...

Depression Might Influence Belief in COVID Vaccine Lies

A new study finds people with depression are more likely than others to fall for misinformation about COVID-19 vaccines.

Doctors Fight Tobacco Takeover of Inhaled Medicines

Respiratory specialists failed to block the Philip Morris acquisition of inhaler manufacturer Vectura. Now they are banding together to exclude tobacco-owned businesses from...

‘Post-Truth Era’ Hurts COVID-19 Response, Trust in Science

Unsupported beliefs have taken precedent over readily identifiable truths in discussions of health, science, and politics. The upshot: “Feelings trump facts” in social...

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‘Assumed as criminals’: Hong Kong defendants find bail elusive

Courts are taking a more stringent approach to bail, leaving many behind bars even before their trial begins.

Pyongyang fires two suspected ballistic missiles: South Korea

N Korea has stepped up weapons testing in what appears to be a resumption of its provocation and engagement strategy.