The World’s Strangest And Heaviest Parrot | Modern Dinosaurs | Real Wild

Watch: The World’s Strangest And Heaviest Parrot | Modern Dinosaurs | Real Wild Kakapos are heavy, flightless parrots whose beautiful green feathers nearly perfectly camouflage them in the forest. Unfortunately, due to a combination of habitat loss and invasive predators, they are now endangered. Some are working to save them…

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Steak Dinners, Sales Reps and Risky Procedures: Inside the Big Business of Clogged Arteries — ProPublica

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Text messages, a whistleblower lawsuit and an internal investigation reveal the lengths to which Medtronic, the world’s largest medical device company, allegedly “groomed” doctors to overuse its vascular products in patients at a veterans’ hospital. Source: Steak Dinners, Sales Reps and Risky Procedures: Inside the Big Business of Clogged Arteries…

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Health info for 1 million patients stolen using critical GoAnywhere vulnerability | Ars Technica

One of the biggest hospital chains in the US said hackers obtained protected health information for 1 million patients after exploiting a vulnerability in an enterprise software product called GoAnywhere.Community Health Systems of Franklin, Tennessee, said in a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission on Monday that the attack…

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NOT-OD-23-029: Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Research on Gender Measurement (Admin Supp Clinical Trial Optional)

Purpose: The Office of Research on Women’s Health (ORWH) announces the availability of administrative supplements to support research testing gender terminology (e.g., woman, man, nonbinary) for measuring current gender identity as part of the two-step method of data collection (sex assigned at birth and current gender identity). Read more on…

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