Study highlights the importance of mask fit when double masking to protect against COVID-19
A study published today in JAMA Internal Medicine shows that wearing two face coverings can nearly double the effectiveness of filtering out SARS-CoV-2-sized particles...
14 hours ago - News Medical - 3 articles
Two Masks Offer Better Protection Against COVID-19 Virus
Wearing two face coverings doubles the effectiveness of filtering out SARS-CoV-2-sized particles. Two masks prevent people from reaching the wearer's nose and mouth and causing...
17 hours ago - Medindia Health - 3 articles
Shame, stigma barriers to COVID-19 testing for young and culturally diverse
A new study shows 93 per cent of Victorians in high-risk cohorts have skipped testing on at least one occasion when they had ailments such as sore throat, runny nose and cough.
1 day ago - Sydney Morning Herald
Getting A Septum Piercing? Here's What To Know Before You Nosedive Right In
Ever think about getting a septum piercing? If you're unfamiliar with the term or beauty statement, you may be wondering - and possibly fearing - what part of the body is the...
2 days ago - Scary Mommy
Fit matters most when double masking to protect yourself from COVID-19
A new study shows that wearing two face coverings can nearly double the effectiveness of filtering out SARS-CoV-2-sized particles, preventing them from reaching the wearer's...
2 days ago - ScienceDaily - 5 articles
What Gabby Giffords & Other Gun Activists Have To Say About America's Gun Epidemic
Over my children's spring break this year, I took them to the zoo. I bought tickets in advance because the zoo is limiting the number of folks allowed in order to best comply...
3 days ago - Scary Mommy
The Best Magnifying Glasses For Your Mini Sherlock Holmes
As a former teacher, I love watching kids turn into mad scientists with just a few hands-on tools. My personal favorite is the humble kid's magnifying glass, but there are so...
5 days ago - Scary Mommy - 2 articles
5 Signs You Will Benefit From Botox
Whether you're new to the world of injectable cosmetics or not, you've probably heard of Botox and know it gives people quick, painless solution to wrinkles around the face...
9 days ago - CARE Plastic Surgery
Study links chronic sinus inflammation with alterations in brain activity
The millions of people who have chronic sinusitis deal not only with stuffy noses and headaches, they also commonly struggle to focus, and experience depression and other...
10 days ago - News Medical - 2 articles
Chronic sinus inflammation appears to alter brain activity
The millions of people who have chronic sinusitis deal not only with stuffy noses and headaches, they also commonly struggle to focus and experience depression and other...
10 days ago - ScienceDaily - 2 articles
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Stokes takes back seat as Seven Group raises $500 million
The latest capital raising that will reduce billionaire Kerry Stokes' grip on the company, help Seven pay down its debt and potentially fuel more acquisitions.
‘This year is different': Jones says Dees are better than 2018
Milestone man Nathan Jones has declared his Demons are a better version of their 2018 selves and have only just started to “scratch the surface” in their quest for a premiership.
Man accused of Caboolture double murder in court, as friend describes victim
The man accused of killing two men in a shooting incident north of Brisbane at the weekend has been remanded in custody.
Humans versus viruses - Can we avoid extinction in near future?
Expert argues that human-caused changes to the environment can lead to the emergence of pathogens, not only from outside but also from our own microbiome, which can pave the...
Creative Foods Inc Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Hazelnut, Peanut And...
April 17, 2021, Creative Foods Inc. of Prineville, Oregon is recalling two products, Bueno Coffee Substitute Creamy Hazelnut and Bueno Coffee Substitute Pecan Praline. They...
Missile tech and microbats, using thermal imagery in wildlife rescue
What do you do when the subject you're trying to count is both tiny and elusive? Answer: call in the military, or at least its technology.
‘We could really get hurt here': Forced to shelter with a mattress, I felt...
Nine News Perth journalist Darius Winterfield tells of the moment he realised he was in imminent danger as Cyclone Seroja came down on top of the tourist enclave of Kalbarri...
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The best photos from the international wire agencies as chosen by our picture editors
Huawei able to eavesdrop on Dutch mobile network: secret report
Huawei staff could eavesdrop on all mobile numbers on the Netherlands' KPN network, according to a 2010 internal report leaked to a Dutch newspaper.
An invasion of corporate zombies may still be on the horizon
When the pandemic hit there was expected to be a wave of corporate failures. It hasn't eventuated, but there are grave fears over what the future holds.