Drug overdose deaths slowing in the US after reaching record levels during the Covid-19 pandemic

CNN  —  Drug overdose deaths in the United States have slowed in recent months after reaching record levels earlier this year. New data published Wednesday by the US Centers for…

S.F. wastewater shows virus retreat is slowing, Wachter says

Pharmacies urge Biden to keep COVID emergency powers in place The National Association of Chain Drug Stores is urging the White House to keep its COVID-19 declaration of emergency in…

Surprising discovery shows a slowing of continental plate movement controlled the timing of Earth’s largest volcanic events — ScienceDaily

Scientists have shed new light on the timing and likely cause of major volcanic events that occurred millions of years ago and caused such climatic and biological upheaval that they…

Monkeypox infections are slowing in the US. It’s not clear if that will last

CNN  —  The pace of new monkeypox cases reported in some major cities – and in the US overall – has started to slow recently, but experts say it’s too…

Taiwan Covid Deaths Hit Daily Record 127, GDP Growth Slowing

Shoppers wearing protective masks walk through a market in Taipei on May 23. Photographer: I-Hwa … [+] Cheng/Bloomberg © 2022 Bloomberg Finance LP Taiwan, home to many of the world’s…

The novel detection platform is fast, accurate, and performs label-free imaging of virus particles by slowing down light — ScienceDaily

Existing methods for detecting and diagnosing COVID-19 are either expensive and complex or inaccurate. Now, scientists from the Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology have developed a novel biosensing platform…