Study Says Common Medications Can Prolong Back Pain

The researchers also replicated the findings in mice by pinching the animals’ sciatic nerves to create back and leg pain, or by injecting an irritant into their sciatic nerves. When they blocked the animals’ immune response with dexamethasone, a steroid commonly used to treat back pain, the pain became chronic. Six Tips for Treating Chronic […]

Chip Errors Are Increasingly Common and Difficult to Trace

Imagine for a moment that the millions of computer chips inside the servers that power the world’s largest data centers have rare, nearly undetectable flaws. And the only way to find flaws was to throw those chips into huge computer problems that would have been unthinkable just a decade ago. As the tiny switches in […]

How Elizabeth Holmes’ Defense Follows a Common Bedside Book

Elizabeth Holmes made the arguments long awaited by lawyers, as she defended herself in court. Ms. Holmes, the founder of the failed blood test venture Theranos, tried to blame other Theranos employees with more technical skills. He tried to poke holes in prosecutors’ arguments that he lied about working with drug companies. Lawyers said she […]

Eliminating the assumptions of three common cloud strategies

The cloud is ubiquitous: according to GartnerSpending on public cloud services is projected to reach $396 billion in 2021, increasing 21.7% to $482 billion in 2022. Gartner predicts that by 2026, public cloud spending will exceed 45% of all enterprise IT spending. 2021. But how fully do companies understand the potential benefits and potential limitations […]

EU Wants Common Charger for All Phones, Hurts Apple

The European Union announced on Thursday its plans to make USB-C connectors the standard charging port for all smartphones, tablets and other electronics sold across the block, saying this initiative will reduce environmental waste. The move will mostly affect Apple products that use a different port for their iPhones. NS new legislation It is likely […]

How to Solve Any Problem Using Only Common Sense

Growing up, whenever I did my math homework, I would go look for my mom. I would often find him on the living room sofa, unwinding after work, catching the news with both the local Cantonese news station ringing on the TV and The Economist open on his lap. “I don’t know how to do […]

Heart Problem More Common After Covid-19 After Vaccination, Study

The Pfizer-BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine is associated with an increased risk of myocarditis, an inflammation of the heart muscle, confirms a large new study from Israel. However, side effects are rare and Covid-19 is more likely to cause myocarditis than the vaccine. scientists have reported Wednesday. Based on the electronic health records of nearly two million […]