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Anti-suicide nasal spray

The US Army is funding the development of a hormone nasal spray that they hope may ease depression and lift suicidal thoughts. Indiana University medical researcher Dr. Michael Kubek co-discovered a hormone, called TRH, that has anti-depressant properties.....»»

Category: topSource:  boingboingOct 14th, 2013

NASA Is Working on a Nasal Spray to Keep Astronauts From Throwing Up in Space [Nasa]

Red Bull may be sending dudes to jump from the stratosphere, but NASA's still out there doing stuff too. It's not quite as flashy as livestreamed sky-diving, by NASA is currently working on a fast-acting, anti-nausea nasal spray. Talk about technology we .....»»

Category: topSource:  gizmodoRelated NewsSep 7th, 2013

Gadget waterproofing kit

$30, and your phone becomes waterproof, or, rather, "Anti-wet". Any takers? Impervious is an invisible nano spray with molecules 1000x smaller than a human hair with super-hydrophobic properties. Read the rest.....»»

Category: topSource:  boingboingRelated NewsJul 23rd, 2014

What do you do if you"re bitten by a venomous snake hours from a hospital?

In rural areas all over the world, snake bites are a serious, deadly threat. A nasal spray that counteracts neurotoxins could buy time to get victims to medical help......»»

Category: topSource:  boingboingRelated NewsJun 23rd, 2014

Nasal spray could provide highly-targeted treatment for depression [Science]

A nasal spray containing a specially-developed protein peptide could form the basis for highly-targeted treatment for depression. #brain #health #mental health #depression #neuroscience.....»»

Category: topSource:  planettechnewsRelated NewsMar 27th, 2014

Greatest Pharmacist Ever Prescribes Anti-Monster Spray for 6-Year-Old

If there's an award for the most adorable prescription of the year, pharmacist Jeff Dodds of Watford City, North Dakota has this year's title on lockdown. And all it took was some creative labeling and a very sleepy six-year-old girl with a monster proble.....»»

Category: topSource:  gizmodoRelated NewsMar 12th, 2014

A Nasal Spray Promises to Prevent PTSD

Delivering a signaling protein to the brain after trauma staved off PTSD symptoms in rats.....»»

Category: scienceSource:  sciamRelated NewsFeb 1st, 2014

Putin Bolsters Security After 2 Suicide Bombings in 24 Hours

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday instructed the National Anti-Terrorism Committee to increase security around the country after two suicide bombers attacked Volgograd, killing more than 30 people. Officials say the most recent blast, which occur.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsDec 30th, 2013

Scientists Develop Early-Warning System for Alzheimer"s Disease

A quick sniff of a nasal spray sends microscopic metal particles into the brain, where they target and destroy the damaging proteins of Alzheimer's disease. No Alzheimer's? No problem--the... -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com.....»»

Category: scienceSource:  sciamRelated NewsAug 5th, 2013

How to Survive a Snakebite

Forget sucking venom...a nasal spray could save your life if you're bitten by a snake, says a new study. Continue reading →.....»»

Category: topSource:  discoverRelated NewsJul 31st, 2013

Nasal spray could buy time in flu pandemic

Efforts to develop a universal flu vaccine may have stalled, but the research has revealed an antibody that protects against several lethal flu strains    .....»»

Category: topSource:  newscientistRelated NewsJun 3rd, 2013

A Clinical Trial and Suicide Leave Many Questions: Part 5: The Case of the Mysteriously Appearing Documents

This series uses the story of Dan Markingson's participation in a clinical trial of anti-psychotics at the University of Minnesota, his ultimate suicide while participating on the study, and subsequent events as a case study in which to explore various as.....»»

Category: scienceSource:  sciamRelated NewsMar 12th, 2013

Death of Swartz could yield reform of anti-hacking law

The suicide of Aaron Swartz may prompt changes to a federal anti-hacking statute that many view as overly broad, heavy-handed and outdated......»»

Category: securitySource:  scmagazineusRelated NewsJun 26th, 2013

Anti-scratch spray for device screens apparently works

Red Ferret reviewed Liquid Armor, a "nanotech" spray that you apply to your mobile device screen in order to prevent it from scratching. They found it very effective and easy to use: All in all we were very surprised (really!) to find that the coating.....»»

Category: topSource:  boingboingRelated NewsAug 24th, 2013

Hackers Target Browsers, Especially IE: Bromium Labs

Hackers targeted Microsoft's Internet Explorer with an emerging attack technique called action script spray in the first half of 2014, say Bromium Labs researchers......»»

Category: securitySource:  esecurityplanetRelated News4 hr. 53 min. ago

This smart pepper spray takes a photo of your assailant and sends it to authorities

Potentially a useful product for anyone that lives in an unsafe area, the Defender will fire off a picture of an attacker to authorities right before blasting the attacker with high grade pepper spray. The post This smart pepper spray takes a photo of you.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News13 hr. 31 min. ago

Qualcomm commits millions to Chinese venture fund

The chip maker is investing up to $150 million in Chinese startup companies related to a range of mobile technologies -- even as the country's regulators investigate alleged anti-competitive behavior in the wireless standards industry......»»

Category: blogSource:  betweenthelinesRelated News18 hr. 18 min. ago

Qualcomm faces hurdles collecting royalties from China

China's anti-monopoly investigation of Qualcomm is starting to disrupt its licensing business and making it harder for the U.S. company to collect royalties from the country......»»

Category: topSource:  techworldRelated News20 hr. 10 min. ago

"I"m on Vacation" Is Your New Anti-Work Summer Anthem

Please do not kill these two bros' vacation vibe YouTubers Rhett & Link have a new song called "I'm On Vacation," and it's the perfect summer anthem for anyone desperate to leave the 9 to 5 grind behind See also: Photographer Brings Spam Emails to Life Ju.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News21 hr. 34 min. ago

Defender smart pepper spray sends attacker’s picture along to 911

Potentially a useful product for anyone that lives in an unsafe area, the Defender will fire off a picture of an attacker to authorities right before blasting the attacker with high grade pepper spray. The post Defender smart pepper spray sends attacker&#.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJul 23rd, 2014

Blogging History: Cruelty to 14yo pro-choice activist; CSS is Awesome mug; Secret Swing trip

One year ago today 14-year-old girl who was called a "whore" for her pro-Choice sign expresses disappointment in adult world: She was protesting Texas's misogynist, retrograde anti-Choice law. Read the rest.....»»

Category: topSource:  boingboingRelated NewsJul 23rd, 2014