Government

Charted: What the landmark Trans-Pacific trade deal really means – qz.com

Trade ministers from 12 Pacific rim countries, including the US, Japan, Mexico and Vietnam, came to terms Monday on the Trans-Pacific Partnership, a landmark free-trade deal that’s being described as

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Nursing

Nurse says she still ‘has nightmares’ about working at one of America’s most notorious jails – businessinsider.com

We recently reported on horrifying stories coming out of the Oklahoma County jail, leading us to make contact with a nurse who told us the experience of working there gave

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Science

THIS TEST CAN DETECT ANY VIRUS THAT INFECTS HUMANS – popsci.com

In order for a doctor to treat a patient, the exact cause of that patient’s illness must be found first. If a virus is the cause, current diagnostic tests are

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Science

Western diet is associated with a smaller hippocampus: a longitudinal investigation – biomedcentral.com

Recent meta-analyses confirm a relationship between diet quality and both depression and cognitive health in adults. While the biological pathways that underpin these relationships are likely multitudinous, extensive evidence from

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Nursing

How effective are common medications: a perspective based on meta-analyses of major drugs – biomedcentral.com

The vastness of clinical data and the progressing specialization of medical knowledge may lead to misinterpretation of medication efficacy. To show a realistic perspective on drug efficacy we present meta-analyses

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Liberal Studies

VATICAN UPENDS DAVIS AFFAIR WITH NEWS OF AUDIENCE WITH GAYS – apnewsarchive.com

The Vatican turned the tables Friday on the pope’s meeting with Kim Davis: Not only did it distance the pontiff from her claims that he endorsed her stand on same-sex

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Government

Russia bombs Syrian targets for 4th day as international concerns grow – cnn.com

New day, more bombs Saturday marks the fourth day Russia has carried out airstrikes in Syria. And with every passing day, the international community raises alarms over Moscow’s intentions. In

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Business

TWITTER IS REPORTEDLY MAKING JACK DORSEY ITS PERMANENT CEO – fastcompany.com

Nearly four months after Dick Costolo stepped down as CEO, Twitter appears to have found a new chief executive: its original one. Cofounder Jack Dorsey will reportedly be named permanent

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Science

Challenges to the management of curable sexually transmitted infections – biomedcentral.com

Each year, hundreds of millions of new cases of curable sexually transmitted infections (STIs) occur worldwide resulting in reproductive and other serious sequelae, as well as enhanced transmission of HIV.

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Technology

Google and Microsoft agree to lawsuit truce – bbc.com

Eighteen lawsuits had been active between the companies, relating to uses of technologies in mobile phones, wifi and other areas. Details of the deal were not shared, but in a

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