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Men are almost three times more likely than women to be hospitalised in an intensive care unit and are 39 percent more likely to die from the virus, the study said.(Reuters File Photo)

Study finds men with Covid-19 three times more likely to need intensive care

By Agence France-Presse | Posted by Srivatsan K C | Paris
UPDATED ON DEC 09, 2020 10:28 PM IST
Researchers analysed over three million confirmed coronavirus cases from 46 countries and 44 states in the US between January 1 and June 1, 2020.
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The model was trained with a large set of data obtained from previous studies.(Getty Images/iStockphoto)
The model was trained with a large set of data obtained from previous studies.(Getty Images/iStockphoto)

New AI model may help treat cancer more effectively, study says

By Press Trust of India | Posted by Kunal Gaurav | London
PUBLISHED ON DEC 01, 2020 06:16 PM IST
The new machine learning method, described in the journal Nature Communications, found associations between drugs and cancer cells that were not observed previously.
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The study states that coastal flooding could impact 300 million people globally by 2050 and the high tide lines could permanently rise above land occupied by some 150 million people, mostly in Asia(Satish Bate/HT Photo)
The study states that coastal flooding could impact 300 million people globally by 2050 and the high tide lines could permanently rise above land occupied by some 150 million people, mostly in Asia(Satish Bate/HT Photo)

Mumbai, Kolkata may get flooded by 2050, says new research

By Jayashree Nandi | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON OCT 30, 2019 12:28 PM IST
According to the Climate Central study published in journal, Nature Communications, coastal flood risks assessments based on NASA’s Shuttle Radar Topography Mission (SRTM) have underestimated the elevation risks until now.
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Recent findings reveal that unique patterns of brain activity underlie the inequity aversion and guilt aversion strategies.(Unsplash)
Recent findings reveal that unique patterns of brain activity underlie the inequity aversion and guilt aversion strategies.(Unsplash)

Moral decisions linked to brain activity: Study

By Indo Asian News Service | Indo Asian News Service, Washington
UPDATED ON APR 20, 2019 07:53 AM IST
A recent study shows that people use different moral principles to make their decisions and also change their moral behaviour depending on the situation.
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If you’re suffering from UTI, this could help you.(Shutterstock)
If you’re suffering from UTI, this could help you.(Shutterstock)

Suffering from UTI? This new discovery can make the treatment better

By HT Correspondent | Asian News International
PUBLISHED ON JUN 28, 2018 02:23 PM IST
The study found that the bladder not only contains bacteria, but the microbes are similar to those found in the vagina and could lead to improved diagnostic tests and treatments for urinary tract infections.
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From 1925 to 2016, the number of annual marine heatwave days globally jumped by 54%, with a noticeable acceleration over the last three decades.(Shutterstock)
From 1925 to 2016, the number of annual marine heatwave days globally jumped by 54%, with a noticeable acceleration over the last three decades.(Shutterstock)

Devastating ocean heatwaves on the rise, says study

By Agence France-Presse | Agence France-Presse, Paris
UPDATED ON APR 10, 2018 11:00 PM IST
The heatwaves are linked to an overall rise in average sea surface temperatures consistent with climate change effects.
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