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New research shares safety strategies for women experiencing domestic violence during the COVID-19 pandemic

As a veteran researcher who has studied intimate partner violence for 25 years, Dr. Patricia O’ Campo knows that women experience higher rates of increased violence during epidemics—a troubling and well documented pattern. However, Dr. O’Campo discovered a puzzling gap in academic literature when the COVID-19 pandemic hit: there are no verified strategies women can […]

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Exercising one arm has twice the benefits

New research from Edith Cowan University (ECU) has revealed that training one arm can improve strength and decrease muscle loss in the other arm—without even moving it. The findings could help to address the muscle wastage and loss of strength often experienced in an immobilized arm, such as after injury, by using eccentric exercise on […]

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The surprising trick to fake a bigger bathroom

The bathroom is probably the smallest room you have and it’s probably the hardest to rearrange. Who can easily move a sink, toilet, and shower? But it doesn’t have to feel cramped. Fake it and make your bathroom seem bigger with the tone-on-tone decorative technique (via PureWow). Okay, so what is the tone-on-tone technique? “Tone […]

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Review of proposed FDA regulation reveals the extent of financial ties to industry

The findings come from a cross-sectional study, published in BMJ Open, of the comments submitted to the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) “Proposed Regulatory Framework for Modifications to Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning (AI/ML)-Based Software as a Medical Device (SaMD)—Discussion Paper and Request for Feedback.” Artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) technologies have the potential […]