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A study has added to the evidence of Arcobacter being detected in food products but the significance of the findings are still unclear. Several species of Arcobacter are seen as emerging foodborne pathogens and may cause gastrointestinal illness. Tracking the infection source and transmission routes of Arcobacter is a step towards assessing the risk related to these …

The analytics leader’s best-in-class risk technology offerings earned judges’ praise and a trio of wins CARY, N.C., Aug. 9, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — SAS has again scored a collection of wins from the 2022 Risk Technology Awards, Risk.net’s prestigious annual awards series recognizing the best in enterprise, operational, and credit risk technology. According to a panel of judges comprised …

PORTLAND, Ore. — The Oregon Health Authority has stepped up distribution of air conditioning units to individuals most at risk for heat-related illness, while also offering tips for staying cool during extreme-heat conditions. In addition, the agency is reminding Oregon employers of a rule that requires them to take steps to keep workers safe against …

June 21, 2022 NEW YORK – New York City Mayor Eric Adams and New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DOHMH) Commissioner Dr. Ashwin Vasan today released the following joint statement after New York City moved down from ‘high’ to ‘medium’ on the COVID-19 alert system:  “Day after day, New Yorkers are stepping …

A large genetic study by the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs’ Million Veteran Program (MVP)) has found that a person’s height may affect their risk for several common health conditions in adulthood. Significant findings include a link between height and lower risk of coronary heart disease, and a link between height and higher risk for …

NEWCASTLE upon TYNE, England, (StudyFinds.org) – Tumble dryers are as bad as washing machines for spewing out plastic, scientists are warning. According to a recent study, dryers release microfibers into the air at comparable levels to those that go down the drain during the same load. The findings are based on experiments involving over 1,200 garments …

DETROIT (AP) — BMW is recalling more than 917,000 older cars and SUVs in the U.S. — most for a third time — to fix a problem that can cause engine compartment fires. The recall covers many 3 Series, 5 Series, 1 Series, X5, X3, and Z4 vehicles from the 2006 through 2013 model years. …

Younger survivors of B-cell non-Hodgkin lymphoma appeared to have an increased risk of adverse health outcomes 5 or more years after diagnosis compared with older survivors. Five years or more following a diagnosis, younger survivors of B-cell non-Hodgkin lymphoma reportedly had an increased risk of adverse health outcomes compared with older survivors, according to a …

IMAGE: Top-view SEM images and photographs (inset) of plain-Li, and [email protected] electrodes after cycling tests with Li|Li symmetrical cells at 1.0 mA cm-2 and 1.0 mAh cm-2… view more  Credit: Korea Institute of Science and Technology(KIST) Despite rapid development of electric vehicles (EVs), the safety of the lithium-ion (Li-ion) batteries remains a concern as they are …

CHICAGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Origami Risk, the industry-leading risk, safety and insurance Software as a Service (SaaS) technology firm, has developed a free comprehensive guide for healthcare executives evaluating risk management information systems (RMIS). “A healthcare RMIS should help drive process, communication and transparency across all areas and functions within an organization,” said Bill Schwacke, Healthcare Practice Lead …