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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 25th, 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

Anti-Rape Nail Polish Stumbles Into Ideological Mine Field

Four undergraduate students at North Carolina State University came up with a fashionable attempt at preventing violence against women, and stumbled into a broader, fiery debate about rape and how society addresses it The students, Ankesh Madan, Tyler Co.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News3 hr. 0 min. ago

Go Directly to Fail: Worst Tech Product Ideas Ever

Spray-on hair. New Coke. Pat Boone's heavy metal album. Some products are such bad ideas that some executive must have been snorting canned air before letting them out the door. Unfortunately, hardw........»»

Category: topSource:  laptopmagRelated News1 hr. 43 min. ago

Over 1,000 U.S. Businesses Infected with Backoff PoS Malware

A DHS advisory urges companies to work with IT, anti-virus vendors, managed service providers and PoS system vendors to check for vulnerabilities......»»

Category: securitySource:  esecurityplanetRelated News10 hr. 14 min. ago

Scare tactics: See how big ISPs demonize city-owned broadband

Gallery: a look at anti-muni broadband phone calls and flyers. CN.dart.call("xrailTop", {sz:"300x250", kws:["top"], collapse: true});As part of its investigation of municipal broadband, the Center for Public Integrity put together some audio and visu.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News11 hr. 16 min. ago

URL shortener service in 42 lines of code in... Java (?!)

Apparently writing a URL shortener service is the new "Hello, world!" in the IoT/microservice/era world. It all started with A URL shortener service in 45 lines of Scala - neat piece of Scala, flavoured with Spray and Redis for storage. Preview Text.....»»

Category: javaSource:  dzoneRelated News16 hr. 30 min. ago

Anti-UAW Workers to Create Own Union at VW Chattanooga Plant

Anti-union members create their own union......»»

Category: autoSource:  motortrendRelated News20 hr. 3 min. ago

Why Batman is on a Suicide Mission to Resurrect Robin

With Batman going to Apokolips to try and bring Robin back to life, the creative team explains why Batman would go on this suicide mission. Writer Peter J. Tomasi and artist Patrick Gleason are currently telling the story of Batman's quest to resurr.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated NewsAug 27th, 2014