Tag Archives: Sound

Tips for Maintaining Sound Mental Health During COVID-19

Tips for Maintaining Sound Mental Health During COVID-19 Tips for Maintaining Sound Mental Health During COVID-19 : You’d be hard-pressed to find someone on whom the COVID-19 pandemic has not taken a tremendous toll. From working to socializing to shopping, this ongoing crisis has reshaped the way many of us go about our daily lives. Furthermore,… Read More »

Sound vs. noise: Drawing the battle lines between loud and quiet, exuberant and aggressive

Article content continued What is an acoustic ecologist to do in such a time? As usual, the answer was mostly to listen. Her focus changed as a result. Originally she was focused on noise as a public health issue, not only for the threat of hearing loss, but also for the less obvious effects of… Read More »

Sound security practices key to fulfilling telehealth’s promise, study shows

More than 70 percent of respondents polled by cybersecurity firm CynergisTek say they’ll keep using telehealth services, even once the pandemic subsides. But they also say privacy and data security are big concerns – and that  breaches involving virtual care technologies could cause them to stop using telehealth or switch physicians. WHY IT MATTERSAccording to… Read More »

Sound Waves Move Individual Droplets Inside Microfluidic Devices

Microfluidic devices are analogous to circuit boards, and they can be programmed to perform all kinds of laboratory tasks on a small scale. They have the potential to perform all kinds of medical tests involving body fluids in a short time and using very small samples. While circuit boards pass electricity, which can be abstracted… Read More »