New study measures neighborhood inequality and violence based on everyday mobility

Credit: Pixabay/CC0 Public Domain A new study looking at the patterns of movement from 400,000 people offers fresh insights into how a neighborhood’s economic conditions mixed with the mobility patterns of its residents and visitors relates to the well-being of the neighborhood and can serve as a predictor of violence. The analysis, published in the…Continue Reading

Absolute Measures of Efficacy, Harms Still Missing From Most Clinical Trial Reports

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – Absolute measures of efficacy and harms are usually missing from reports of clinical trials in high-impact medical journals, flying in the face of long-standing guideline recommendations, researchers have found. Relative risk measures – say, a 50% reduction – can be misleading, because they don’t take into account the frequency of…Continue Reading

New Covid measures force SkyCity casino closure in Adelaide

Navigation for News Categories SkyCity has been forced to close its Adelaide casino due to new Covid-19 restrictions in South Australia. SkyCity casinos in New Zealand remain unaffected. Photo: AFP The South Australian government imposed state-wide limits in response to a new cluster of coronavirus cases in Adelaide. In a statement to the stock exchange,…Continue Reading

Measures for Italian businesses hit by new COVID restrictions to be published on Tuesday

No results matched your search Breaking News SAP, Hasbro Drop Premarket; Dunkin Brands Rise Economy2 hours ago (Oct 26, 2020 06:25AM ET) 2/2 © Reuters. Italian restaurant and bar owners fear further Covid restrictions 2/2 ROME (Reuters) – A package of measures aimed at supporting businesses in Italy which will suffer from restrictions imposed to…Continue Reading

Covid-19 Measures Have All but Wiped Out the Flu in the Southern Hemisphere

For the past two months, as winter descended on Chile, infectious-disease specialist Claudia Cortés worked tirelessly to keep a wave of critically ill Covid-19 patients alive in the hospital where she works. At the same time, she worried about what would happen when the usual wave of influenza patients arrived. They never came. From Argentina…Continue Reading

Disney Parks releases coronavirus safety measures before Disney World reopening

Disney World: What you may not knowDid you know that Disney World has only closed four times or that the iconic theme park is actually not located in the City of Orlando? Take a look at some fun facts that you may not have known about the renowned Disney resort.The chief medical officer for Disney Parks has…Continue Reading

Italy eyes measures to support auto, tourism industries – PM

ROME — Italy is contemplating fiscal measures to spur investments in the vehicle and tourism industries, two of the sectors that have been toughest strike by the coronavirus pandemic, Primary Minister Giuseppe Conte mentioned on Saturday.Talking at a meeting arranged by the UIL trade union, Conte mentioned the federal government essential to “redefine” tax incentives…Continue Reading