On World Osteoporosis Day, the International Osteoporosis Foundation urges doctors, hospital administrators, and healthcare systems to respond to the global fragility fracture crisis by ensuring widespread availability of post-fracture care coordination programmes such as Fracture Liaison Services. A post-fracture care coordination programme is the proven pathway to the prevention of secondary osteoporosis-related fractures in those at highest risk.
Chemical Insights Research Institute of Underwriters Laboratories Inc. announced today that Christa Wright, PhD, has joined the team as Director of Toxicology to expand its pollutant exposure laboratory and grow its toxicology health sciences program.
The members of the Critical Care Societies Collaborative, which includes the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN), American College of Chest Physicians (CHEST), American Thoracic Society (ATS), and Society of Critical Care Medicine (SCCM), strongly urge individuals to get vaccinated against the COVID-19 virus and to receive their influenza (flu) immunizations for the upcoming flu season.
Life depends on death — living things die, decompose and eventually become nutrients for other life. But when humans die, we’re often embalmed and buried or cremated. So are we breaking the circle of life? https://youtu.be/OBWnPo9UufE
Together by St. Jude announces plans to launch in seven new languages, offering trustworthy medical information about pediatric cancer and shared stories of hope to families around the world.
Advanced technology and new protocols aim to expedite care to prevent permanent vision loss
ResearchGate and Hindawi Limited today announced a new agreement that will make all articles published in Hindawi’s open access journals available directly on the ResearchGate platform upon publication.
US-based global sensors solutions provider Interlink Electronics is working with the University of Strathclyde to establish an engineering centre in Scotland.
A new Governing Board has been appointed to lead the International Science Council, an international non-governmental organization that works to provide a global voice for science. The Governing Board is a central decision-making body of the Council, which was formed in 2018 by the merger of the International Council of Science (ICSU), representing the natural sciences, and the International Social Science Council (ISSC).
Researchers at the University of Illinois Chicago are launching a clinical trial to evaluate if and how a healthy diet can improve asthma in adults.
- NIH/National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute
Novotech, a leading biotech specialist CRO in the Asia-Pacific region, with more than 2,000 staff globally, has joined the GoGive1 campaign, where for every fully vaccinated team member a vaccine is donated to a person in a lower-income country.