Since President Donald Trump’s inauguration, Democrats have performed better than expected in many special elections, turning out voters who didn’t show up in past years and giving many in the party high hopes for this year’s midterms. Recent polls give Democrats a generic ballot edge and the early advantage on voter enthusiasm.
One of the most common reasons patients head to an emergency room is pain. In response, doctors may try something simple at first, like ibuprofen or acetaminophen. If that wasn't effective, the second line of defense has been the big guns. "Percocet or Vicodin," explained ER doctor Peter Bakes...
(Reuters Health) - Women with breast cancer are often afraid of getting radiation, but a new study of women who’ve had this treatment suggests their experiences with it were much better than they expected.
(Wiley) A new study reveals that many patients with breast cancer have misconceptions and fears about radiation therapy, but their actual experiences with modern breast radiation therapy are better than they expected.
I made it 100 miles! So how was my first 10 days on trail? Filled with trail magic, neros, and new friends. As well as unexpected changes. I knew better than to come out here with an expectation of how my hike would pan out but I surely didn’t expect consistent days of rain. Show More Summary
We’re better served remembering Ronda Rousey for how she exceeded our expectations than the ways she failed to live up to them.
The collaboration known as ALTO, Alternatives to Opioids, set out to reduce opioid doses in the emergency room by 15 percent. It managed a 36 percent reduction instead.
Fortnite's latest patch brings the Season 3 Battle Pass and all its goodies, and a better frame rate on Xbox. A day later than initially expected, Epic Games has pushed out the v3.0 update to Fortnite, with updates for both Save the World and Battle Royale. Show More Summary
Nate Cohn: “Few people expected that the Pennsylvania congressional map, which the state Supreme Court ordered redrawn to undo Republican gerrymandering, would prove to be as favorable to Democrats as the one adopted by the court on Monday.” “Perhaps the [...]
Expectations for Black Panther were already sky-high in the lead-up to the film's release last week, and the newest Marvel movie has done even better than anticipated. The post Hero Scores for ‘Black Panther’ Stars Boseman, Nyong’o appeared first on The Good Men Project.
Horror. Is. Hot. Between Split, Get Out, and IT, our genre absolutely decimated the box office in 2017. Proof that this wasn’t just an anomaly was in the success of Jigsaw, the eighth Saw film that performed way better than expected. The question became, would this trend continue in 2018? Yup. How about this one… The […]
The 30 megawatt Hywind Scotland floating wind farm started operating last fall, and Statoil recently said the farm, a world first, "performed better than expected in its first three full months in production." The floating farm, a Statoil...Show More Summary
Black Panther went into its opening weekend with some pretty lofty expectations, but the numbers are in, and it looks like the film did even better than we thought.
Americas The Pentagon awarded Tuesday, February 13, a $126.5 million US Navy contract modification to Sikorsky for initial production of CH-53K King Stallion helicopters. Under the terms of the deal, the Lockheed Martin subsidiary will secure “long lead items in support of the low rate initial production of seven Lot III CH-53K aircraft.” Work will […]
Four years worth of individual superhero movies leads us to The Avengers, a grand experiment that paid off better than anyone could have hoped for.
HONESTLY, THAT’S BETTER THAN I EXPECTED: CDC: Flu Vaccine Only 36 Percent Effective This Year.
The world's first floating wind farm, the 30 megawatt Hywind Scotland, is outperforming expectations and operating at levels consistently above that of its seabound offshore brethren, according to project developer Statoil.
A preliminary analysis finds the vaccine 25 percent effective against this year’s dangerous H3N2 strain, and twice as effective in children.
It’s always cute when most commentary is left hanging with “better than expected.” The straight fact is that the US CPI was lower for the second consecutive month, but since it wasn’t as low as some “analysts” were anticipating, that counts, apparently, as “hot” and in some places “blistering” inflation. Show More Summary