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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

Facebook wants the DEA to promise that it won"t create fake accounts

Remember how the DEA got caught impersonating a woman on Facebook in an attempt to catch criminals who contacted her? Yeah, Facebook isn't at all pleased. It just sent a letter asking the anti-drug agency to promise that it won't create fake accounts........»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated NewsOct 18th, 2014

Umbrella Revolution protesters retake the streets

After the brutal eviction of protesters from the Mong Kok protest camp by Hong Kong police, the protesters came back strong, surging into the streets and beating back the police lines, preservering in the face of batons and pepper-spray. Read the rest.....»»

Category: topSource:  boingboingRelated NewsOct 18th, 2014

K-Pop Concert Planner Dead in Apparent Suicide After 16 Killed at Show

SEOUL, South Korea — A South Korean man involved in planning an outdoor pop concert where 16 people were killed after falling through a ventilation grate was found dead Saturday in an apparent suicide, officials said, as doctors treated eight others.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsOct 18th, 2014

Tom Hardy: From Bane to Apocalypse?

TDKR's Tom Hardy is reportedly being eyed for roles in both X-Men: Apocalypse and Suicide Squad. It's looking increasingly likely that Tom Hardy's next movie might be a comic book adaptation. The British actor, who we all know played Bane in The Dar.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated NewsOct 18th, 2014

Google’s latest anti-piracy efforts: download suggestions, demoted rankings

Google has been active in helping combat the issue of piracy, and as such has tried various methods to deter users away from copyright-infringing sources to legitimate download websites. Last year Google published a report called "How Google Fights Piracy.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  slashgearRelated NewsOct 18th, 2014

Google explains how it fights piracy in search results

The anti-piracy road hasn't played out easy for Google, to the point where past claims have stated that the company's efforts simply aren't working. But Google says it's doing everything it can to combat piracy across its services, of which Search is........»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated NewsOct 17th, 2014

Google imposes new penalty on pirate sites in search results

Google is demoting pirate sites further in its search rankings. That news is one nugget contained in a larger report that details the company's ongoing anti-piracy efforts......»»

Category: mediaSource:  gigaomRelated News4 hr. 45 min. ago