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    Air Force Tests New System to Monitor for Hypoxia Problems

    Original @ Defensetech The Air Force is testing a breathing and cockpit environment monitoring system developed by Cobham to provide data to address the continuing problem of pilots… [...]

    Identifying optimal product prices

    Original @ MIT News – Civil and environmental engineering New research describes a price-optimization method to increase online retailers’ revenue, market share, and profit. [...]

    Green schoolyards offer physical and mental health benefits for children

    Original @ Medical Xpress – latest medical and health news stories A growing body of evidence supports the claim that access to safe, natural areas improves health across a wide variety of areas, including heart health, mental health, weight management, ADHD, and stress among children. A concept gaining momentum in th… [...]

    Study adds to evidence that racial and economic factors affect surgical pain management

    Original @ Medical Xpress – latest medical and health news stories A “look back” analysis of more than 600 major colorectal surgeries using a “checklist” tool has added further evidence that racial and socioeconomic disparities may occur during many specific stages of surgical care, particularly in pain management. [...]

    She loves me, she loves me not: The analytics behind finding true love with online dating

    Original @ Phys.org – latest science and technology news stories Looking for love online? You are not alone. Nearly 50 percent of the American public knows someone who has used an online dating site and 5 percent of Americans who are married or in committed relationships today met their significant other online. But… [...]

    She loves me, she loves me not: The analytics behind finding true love with online dating

    Original @ Phys.org – latest science and technology news stories Looking for love online? You are not alone. Nearly 50 percent of the American public knows someone who has used an online dating site and 5 percent of Americans who are married or in committed relationships today met their significant other online. But… [...]

    Young startups go full throttle

    Original @ MIT News – Business and management At MIT delta v Demo Day, student entrepreneurs present novel ideas that have achieved commercial milestones. [...]

    2017 standards of medical care in diabetes released

    Original @ Medical Xpress – latest medical and health news stories (HealthDay)—Recommendations for the management and pharmacologic treatment of patients with diabetes have been updated; the new clinical guidelines were published online Sept. 12 in the Annals of Internal Medicine. [...]

    Forest regeneration experiment of 30 years yields results

    Original @ Phys.org – latest science and technology news stories A spruce forest regeneration experiment in Interior Alaska that spanned nearly 30 years demonstrates which forest management practices produce the best results. [...]

    Primary care practices use 4 complementary methods to identify high-risk patients

    Original @ Medical Xpress – latest medical and health news stories Risk stratified care management—assigning a patient to a risk category on which care is based—is increasingly viewed as a way to improve care and reduce costs. [...]