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Prescriptions of the drugs that fueled the overdose crisis are dropping around the US

PRESCRIPTIONS OF THE DRUGS THAT FUELED THE OVERDOSE CRISIS ARE DROPPING AROUND THE US

Opioid prescriptions are continuing to drop in the US, falling about 12% between 2016 and 2017. That's according to new data from the...

Agenda Posted for Xconomy's What's Hot in Boston Biotech on May 16

AGENDA POSTED FOR XCONOMY'S WHAT'S HOT IN BOSTON BIOTECH ON MAY 16

Join Xconomy next month for our sixth installment of What's Hot in Boston Biotech on May 16 at the Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard....

 
 
 

LECTURER IN BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING

Department: Electrical and Biomedical Engineering Institution: University of Vermont The Department of Electrical & Biomedical Engineering...

Food safety in the United Kingdom may take a hit with Brexit

FOOD SAFETY IN THE UNITED KINGDOM MAY TAKE A HIT WITH BREXIT

Some experts worry that weakening already overstretched institutions responsible for ensuring food safety in Great Britain will lead...

 
 
 
Inmate: Bodies stacked in 'macabre woodpile' in prison riot

INMATE: BODIES STACKED IN 'MACABRE WOODPILE' IN PRISON RIOT

With many cell door locks broken at Lee Correctional Institution, a maximum-security prison, the inmate told AP he freely went outside,...

 
 
 
Kendrick Lamar's 'DAMN.' Wins Historic Pulitzer Prize In Music

KENDRICK LAMAR'S 'DAMN.' WINS HISTORIC PULITZER PRIZE IN MUSIC

The Compton rapper becomes the latest representative for a rising tide around institutional recognition of hip-hop.

New ways to tackle prostate cancer discovered

NEW WAYS TO TACKLE PROSTATE CANCER DISCOVERED

A study by the Institute of Cancer Research found 80 proteins that trigger prostate cancer, and respond to existing drugs, sparking...

 
 
 
World faces climate chaos over weak circulation of Atlantic Ocean

WORLD FACES CLIMATE CHAOS OVER WEAK CIRCULATION OF ATLANTIC OCEAN

Researchers from Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution in Massachusetts have found a cog in the ocean circulation system has not been...

Black raspberries can reduce your risk of developing oral cancer

BLACK RASPBERRIES CAN REDUCE YOUR RISK OF DEVELOPING ORAL CANCER

A study on black raspberries and mouth tumors on experimental animals revealed that these berries can inhibit oral cancer, reported...

 
 
 

FULLSTACK JAVA DEVELOPER

NY-NEW YORK CITY, A leading fixed income trading platform provider for investors and institutional dealers is looking for a strong...

Apple will repair your swollen Watch Series 2 battery for free

APPLE WILL REPAIR YOUR SWOLLEN WATCH SERIES 2 BATTERY FOR FREE

If your Apple Watch Series 2 suddenly won't turn on, don't panic - you might qualify for a free fix. MacRumors has learned that Apple...

 
 
 
‘Chef's Table: Pastry' Recap: Corrado Assenza Makes Sicily's Favorite Gelati and Granita

‘CHEF'S TABLE: PASTRY' RECAP: CORRADO ASSENZA MAKES SICILY'S FAVORITE GELATI AND GRANITA

How one chef breathed new life into a 100-year-old institution Like the Nancy Silverton and Jeong Kwan installments of Chef's Table...

'Seeds' of kidney cancer are planted in childhood

'SEEDS' OF KIDNEY CANCER ARE PLANTED IN CHILDHOOD

Researchers from the Francis Crick Institute, London, found certain kidney tumours have extensive mutations and are likely to spread,...

 
 
 
Could This Heartbreaking Harry Potter Theory Explain Hogwarts Class Sizes?

COULD THIS HEARTBREAKING HARRY POTTER THEORY EXPLAIN HOGWARTS CLASS SIZES?

A question that comes up often in Harry Potter fan circles is about the size of Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. JK Rowling...

The Different Ways That Stocks Can Move

THE DIFFERENT WAYS THAT STOCKS CAN MOVE

Most people think that to get the most success out of the stock market you simply need to have a good read on whether stocks will move...

 
 
 
Mystery behind ‘dripping candle wax' disease that affects just 400 people worldwide is cracked

MYSTERY BEHIND ‘DRIPPING CANDLE WAX' DISEASE THAT AFFECTS JUST 400 PEOPLE WORLDWIDE IS CRACKED

Researchers from the National Institutes of Health, Maryland, found the genetic mutations behind the rare disorder only occur in affected...

Procrastinators' Special! Save on Big Data Meets Big Biology 4/26

PROCRASTINATORS' SPECIAL! SAVE ON BIG DATA MEETS BIG BIOLOGY 4/26

The countdown clock is running for Big Data Meets Big Biology , and time is almost up to grab a seat for Xconomy's half-day forum that...

 
 
 
Healing after tumor removal linked to recurrence of breast cancer

HEALING AFTER TUMOR REMOVAL LINKED TO RECURRENCE OF BREAST CANCER

A study by researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology has revealed that while breast cancer surgery could lead to the...

IIPT honours five outstanding women from travel world

IIPT HONOURS FIVE OUTSTANDING WOMEN FROM TRAVEL WORLD

International Institute for Peace Through Tourism India organised for the third consecutive year, on International Women's Day, March...