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A small chip under the skin may predict second stroke

For patients who have experienced certain common types of stroke, a small chip inserted under the skin may help physicians predict their likelihood of experiencing a second stroke, and therefore their likelihood of benefiting from preventive therapy. The findings come from a recent clinical trial published in the Journal of the American Medical Association and… Read More »

Best Blenders Under £100

No smoothies, pureed vegetables, or any other mashed goods are possible without a good-quality, compact blender. These versatile kitchen appliances can cost up to a whopping £500 but there’s no need for stretching your budget to the limits, as there are powerful yet affordable blenders suitable for basically any smoothie magician out there. We scrutinized… Read More »

TikTok’s Viral Butt-Lifting Leggings Are On Sale For Under $30 Today

After almost exclusively wearing leggings the majority of this past year, you might think you have enough pairs to last for the rest of your life. But no loungewear or athletic-wear collection is complete without what are arguably the most famous leggings of the decade. Butt Lifting Workout Leggings Rexchi $ 36.99 $ 29.99 (19%… Read More »

A trial is under way of the first new antibody medicine developed to treat covid-19 – MIT Technology Review

The news: Patients have started to receive the first antibody drug developed specifically to treat covid-19. It’s being tested in 32 patients at various doses in hospitals in the US. If it’s shown to be safe, the drug, referred to as LY-CoV555, will be studied in non-hospitalized coronavirus patients later this summer. The big idea:… Read More »

PFAS Chemical Producers Under Criminal Investigation

It may sometimes look like alphabet soup when scientists begin writing about perfluorinated chemicals, historically abbreviated PFC. Interestingly, the abbreviation PFC refers to two similar, yet distinctly different chemicals: perfluorinated chemicals and perfluorocarbons.1 Perfluorinated chemicals include perfluorocarbons and other per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances, such as PFOA and PFOS. To reduce confusion, the EPA made the… Read More »