Covid-19: the new epidemic wave is putting pressure on an already weakened hospital system

In a room of the medical intensive care unit of the Louis-Pasteur hospital in Colmar, on December 1, 2021. LUCAS BARIOULET FOR “THE WORLD” The fifth wave of Covid-19 continues to progress in France. If the increase in the incidence rate has been observed for more than a month, the pace has accelerated in the … Read more

Common blood pressure drug does not slow down the progression of more advanced Alzheimer’s, study finds

Common blood pressure drug does not slow down the progression of more advanced Alzheimer’s, study finds – NovLink Home Mash I Common blood pressure drug does not slow down the progression of more advanced Alzheimer’s, study finds We wish to thank the author of this article for this outstanding content Common blood pressure drug does … Read more

Precise blood pressure control may aid patient recovery from spinal injury

Journal Reference: Abel Torres Espín, Jenny Haefeli, Reza Ehsanian, Dolores Torres, Carlos A de Almeida, J Russell Huie, Austin Chou, Dmitriy Morozov, Nicole Sanderson, Benjamin Dirlikov, Catherine G Suen, Jessica L Nielson, Nikolaos Kyritsis, Debra D Hemmerle, Jason Talbott, Geoff T Manley, Sanjay S Dhall, William D Whetstone, Jacqueline C Bresnahan, Michael S Beattie, Stephen … Read more

Migrant crisis: under pressure from Europe, Lukashenko plays appeasement

Hundreds of migrants face Belarusian soldiers on the border with Poland on November 14, 2021. OKSANA MANCHUK / AP Alexander Lukashenko, the Belarusian dictator, spoke by telephone for about fifty minutes with the German Chancellor, Angela Merkel, reported, Monday evening November 15, the state press agency Belta. The two leaders have, according to a spokesman … Read more

The screen of the new iPhone 6s will detect various levels of pressure thanks to Multi-Touch technology | Gadgets

By @Ivancernadas Every time September arrives, at Apple’s annual meeting with the media, it always surprises us with some revelation on its new products. The latest from the Cupertino company when it comes to the mobile market is the new 3D Touch feature present in its recent iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus. The apple … Read more

How Belarus is bringing in migrant charters to put pressure on the European Union

Migrants massed at the border between Belarus and Poland on November 8, 2021 near Grodno (Belarus). LEONID SHCHEGLOV / AP They are quickly spotted in the small departures hall of Beirut airport. Young men without suitcases, with only a small backpack at their feet. They don’t have the rushed look of the traveler who rushes … Read more

Sudan: Saudi Arabia, Emirates join Americans in putting pressure on military

The United States obtained, Wednesday, November 3, the explicit support of Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates (UAE), two countries considered likely to have an influence on the Sudanese military, in a joint call for the “Immediate restoration” of the civilian government overthrown by the army in Khartoum. “We call for the immediate and … Read more

Council of Europe campaign celebrating “freedom in the hijab” withdrawn under pressure from France

It only took a few hours on social media before an avalanche of political reactions swept in. A campaign celebrating diversity and “Freedom in the hijab” launched by the Council of Europe triggered strong criticism in France on Tuesday, November 2, leading the organization, a watchman for human rights on the continent, to withdraw it … Read more

Dolphin killing: the European Commission is once again putting pressure on France

A dolphin carcass washed up on the beach of Sables-d’Olonne (Vendée), in February 2020. STEPHANE MAHE / REUTERS Professionals consider them to be “incidental catches”; the common people rather see as a sad spectacle these hundreds of dolphins which wash up each year on the French coast, collateral victims of the gear of the fishermen. … Read more