Scientists reveal key signs of TikTok addiction – and lonely women are most likely to be affected

Are YOU hooked on TikTok? Scientists reveal the most definitive signs of addiction to the app – and say lonely women are most likely to be affected Scientists analysed 173 TikTok users to identify key signs of addiction to the app Results revealed that 6.4% of TikTok users were at-risk of being addicted These users … Read more

Smartphone app can detect signs of Alzheimer’s and ADHD based on a selfie of your EYE

Now that’s eye-catching! Scientists develop a smartphone app that can detect signs of neurological conditions including Alzheimer’s and ADHD based on a selfie of your EYE Previous studies show pupil size can provide information about neuro function To measure pupil size, doctors currently perform a pupil response test This requires specialized equipment and can only … Read more

New book reveals how women are expected to do tasks that do not advance their skills or career

A new book by four academics has claimed that women are spending 200 hours more a year doing ‘office housework’ than men. The No Club: Putting a Stop to Women’s Dead-End Work says that women are expected to do more ‘non-promotable tasks’ than their male counterparts – including fetch coffee, train junior staff, and organise … Read more

Republicans go to war in Ohio: Don Jr slams Josh Mandel as ‘RINO fraud’ as primary gets nastier

Ohio’s bitter Republican Senate primary erupted into all out war on Friday, as supporters of the two leading contenders fought over who were the real Trump loyalist in the race and who was the fake. Donald Trump Jr., whose father has endorsed JD Vance, shared an excerpt from a new book suggesting that Josh Mandel’s … Read more

Pfizer submits application for authorization for COVID-19 booster shots in children five to 11

BREAKING: Pfizer submits application to the FDA to receive authorization for COVID-19 booster shots for children aged five to 11 NYC-based Pfizer is bidding to have its COVID-19 vaccine booster shot approved for children aged five to 11 It would be the first booster shot available to that age group, as Pfizer’s jab is the … Read more

Oklahoma library bans sexual assault awareness month display romance book club inappropriate content

Oklahoma library bans sexual assault awareness month display and romance book club after branding both ‘inappropriate content’ Oklahoma library has banned displays promoting ‘romance book club’ and one on sexual assault awareness Enid Public Library’s board voted 3-2 to ban both the displays and programs Traveling, books on the subjects are still available on the … Read more

Do I have to use BA’s Verifly app for Covid docs? The Holiday Guru tackles reader travel questions

The Holiday Guru is always on hand to answer your questions. Here, he tackles covid-related queries, with one reader seeking clarification on the latest US travel rules. Q. Is a Passenger Locator Form required for the US? I have had conflicting advice from my travel agent and tour operator ahead of my trip to New … Read more

Scientists develop an app that can detect whether you have Covid-19 with 92 per cent accuracy

Worried you have Covid? Cough at your PHONE! Scientists develop an app that can detect whether you’ve been infected with 92 per cent accuracy The app, called ResApp, uses machine learning to analyze your cough During tests, it was found to correctly detect Covid-19 with 92% accuracy Last week, Pfizer offered to acquire ResApp for … Read more