Hong Kong businesses see political persecution in COVID controls | Business and Economy

Hong Kong, China – In Hong Kong’s bustling district of Mong Kok, patrons flowed in and out of bars and restaurants over a busy summer weekend recently. But at Shinko, a…

Neuroscientists have identified an oscillatory circuit that controls the rhythmic movement of mouse whiskers — ScienceDaily

Many of our bodily functions, such as walking, breathing, and chewing, are controlled by brain circuits called central oscillators, which generate rhythmic firing patterns that regulate these behaviors. MIT neuroscientists…

Signal pathway in the brain that controls food intake discovered — ScienceDaily

A group of researchers has developed an entirely novel approach to treating eating disorders. The scientists showed that a group of nerve cells in the hypothalamus (so-called AgRP, agouti-related peptide…

Trump officials and meat industry blocked life-saving Covid controls, investigation finds | Meat industry

Trump officials “collaborated” with the meatpacking industry to downplay the threat of Covid to plant workers and block public health measures which could have saved lives, a damning new investigation…

Disputing COVID-19 suit, Weber County points to 1900 smallpox controls | News, Sports, Jobs

BRIANA SCROGGINS, Standard-Examiner file photo Wahlquist Junior High in Farr West is pictured Tuesday, Aug. 12, 2014. OGDEN — Weber County officials have invoked a 122-year-old Utah Supreme Court decision…

How our body controls inflammation during clean-up mechanisms of damaged cells — ScienceDaily

A research team from Cologne and Osnabrück has investigated in detail how messenger substances signal inflammation during the removal of damaged cells in the body. Using high-resolution microscopy methods, the…

Expats head for the exit as ‘easy’ Singapore’s COVID controls bite

SINGAPORE, Jan 27 (Reuters) – Atar Sandler arrived in Singapore in 2019, seizing the opportunity to live in a buzzing global city that is also a convenient base to jet…

U.S. bases in Japan to come under tighter COVID-19 controls

Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida speaks before the media at his official residence as an extraordinary Diet session was closed, in Tokyo, Japan December 21, 2021. Yoshikazu Tsuno/Pool via REUTERS…