Elon Musk expects Neuralink to begin human trials within six months

(Reuters) – Elon Musk said on Wednesday that a wireless device developed by Neuralink for brain chips is expected to begin clinical trials in humans within six months, and that one of its first targeted applications is restoring sight. The company is developing brain chip interfaces that it says could enable disabled patients to move … Read more

The study found that women turn to online support groups for information about cannabis and pregnancy

A new study sheds light on the kind of information pregnant women are looking for online when it comes to giving birth … [+] for cannabis. GT It’s no secret that expectant mothers and women are highly scrutinized for their cannabis use. Since it is unethical to study or experiment on pregnant women, as well … Read more

Investors hope Beijing will lift COVID restrictions faster as protests dampen markets

Dozens of universities, demonstrators show civil disobedience There was no sign of new protests in Beijing and Shanghai on Monday Chinese bonds and stocks suffered huge outflows in 2023 LONDON (Reuters) – Rare protests spreading across China over Beijing’s anti-coronavirus policy may have unleashed a new wave of political uncertainty, but could also hasten the … Read more

The global oil market points to short-term weakness ahead of the EU embargo on Russian oil

NEW YORK (Reuters) – The global oil market is signaling a possible turnaround, as traders and analysts worry about lower demand for crude and an oversupply market in the coming months. After months of strength, crude oil futures are tipping to lows not seen all year as top oil consumer China enters additional COVID-19 lockdowns … Read more

Carlo Acutis Comic Book: Meet the Teen Who Loved the Blessed Sacrament

In 2018, Kosloski was founded Voyage Comics and Publishing With a mission to create exceptional entertainment, informed by Catholic values, that inspires people to live heroic lives. To prepare for his latest project, Koslowski said he read every book he could find—and even called Acutis’ secretary in Italy. He said, “The family had the opportunity … Read more

The suspect with mental health issues faces 8 counts

Police: The Prior Lakes family fled the home before the suspect barricaded himself inside The suspect fled police on Friday afternoon and ran into a home, with Prior Lake officers close behind them. The family fled the home before the suspect barricaded himself inside. A nearly nine-hour standoff with police began. Prior Lake, Minnesota (FOX … Read more

How Jennifer Sibel Newsom became a champion for youth mental health

Sacramento, California. – Senior Partner Jennifer Sibel Newsom has spent decades highlighting, examining, and advancing young people’s mental health. But for her, the subject goes beyond professional duties. It’s personal. When Siebel Newsom was 6 years old, her older sister died in an accident, leaving her to deal with grief and emotional turmoil at an … Read more

The Fed raised interest rates by 50 basis points, but the peak interest rate could be higher

BENGALURU (Reuters) – The Federal Reserve will cut back in December to raise interest rates by 50 basis points, but economists polled by Reuters say a longer period for US central bank tightening and higher rate hikes are the greatest. Risks to the current outlook. US consumer inflation unexpectedly fell below 8% last month, reinforcing … Read more

Trump’s 2024 presidential bid was a new wrinkle for the markets

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Former President Donald Trump’s entry into the 2024 presidential race on Tuesday confirmed the world’s “worst-kept secrets” and created another variable for markets that some investors say remains a low priority for now. Trump, who has launched relentless attacks on voting integrity in the United States since his defeat in the … Read more

Nasdaq leads Wall Street lower after hawkish Fed comments

Technology and growth stocks decline as returns rise Biogen, Lilly Rises on Roche’s Alzheimer’s Drug Failure Indices down: Dow 0.02%, S&P 0.43%, Nasdaq 1.02% November 14 (Reuters) – Wall Street’s main indexes fell on Monday, with the tech-heavy Nasdaq index down nearly 1%, as hawkish rhetoric from a U.S. Federal Reserve official dampened hopes that … Read more