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Methadone Maintenance versus Synthetic Heaven: Inside the Historic Fight over Heroin Treatment

In 1965 Marie Nyswander and her team at the Rockefeller University unveiled their findings at last:  Methadone had utterly transformed their patients. By the early 1970s, these individuals were going back to school, getting jobs, and reconnecting with family and friends. One of the team’s very first patients went on to college and graduated with a degree in aeronautical engineering, all while taking methadone. But soon Nyswander’s treatment started getting resistance from fellow doctors, as well as patients, who thought …

Suncor shutting down one plant for $100 million maintenance project

The Suncor Energy refinery in Commerce City is shutting down one of its three plants for a $100 million maintenance project that the company says will reduce air emissions. Suncor announced the shutdown Monday morning via its emergency notification system. The notice did not specify the type of work being done, other than to say it was “planned, preventative maintenance” that is performed every few years. The work will last through early June. As the plant is taken offline, neighbors may notice increased noise and flares…

Nissan Offers Free AC Check-Up Camps for Customers in India, Launches Pre-Paid Maintenance Package

Last Updated: April 17, 2023, 14:37 ISTNissan is offering free AC check-up camps for Nissan and Datsun owners (Photo: Financial Express)Nissan to introduce a competitively priced Pre-paid Maintenance Package (PMP) that offers up to 20 percent savings on maintenance costs.Nissan Motor India is putting its customers first by offering free AC check-up camps from April 15 to June 15, 2023. As part of the carmaker’s commitment to service excellence, Nissan and Datsun vehicle owners can book an appointment for the check-up via…

Colorado Farmers Just Won a Historic Right-to-Repair Battle

Agricultural equipment makers like John Deere will be legally required to give Colorado farmers manuals for diagnostic software and other repair tools thanks to the state’s new right-to-repair law. The first-of-its-findlegislation could have wide-reaching ripple effects, especially in the tech industry where consumer groups have spent years jockeying with device manufacturers over the right to repair their devices. For farmers, the successful Colorado legislation could spark copycats laws nationwide.John Deere Owners

Fortnite maintenance update PATCH NOTES, as Epic deals with login issues | Gaming | Entertainment

Fortnite developer Epic Games has released a midweek maintenance patch. The surprise update is currently only available for PC, but could come to PlayStation, Xbox, Nintendo Switch, and Android later this week. The bad news is that the new update doesn't make any major gameplay changes or introduce any new features. On the plus side,  there's no server downtime, so you won't miss any game time. You will, however, need to download and install the update before you play online.According to the patch notes, the update fixes…

Russia’s Aircraft Need Maintenance They Can No Longer Get

Russia has limited access to parts, software and technical skills needed to carry out critical maintenance due on hundreds of commercial jets, according to a Wall Street Journal analysis, raising safety concerns among industry executives and regulators.In the days after Russia’s February 2022 invasion of Ukraine, many Western countries closed airspace to Russian jets. The U.S. and Europe also slapped the country with a series of sanctions and export controls that have blocked parts, services and other technology from…

Mumbai Airport to Remain Non-Operational Due to Pre-Monsoon Maintenance on May 2

Published By: Paras YadavLast Updated: April 05, 2023, 08:57 ISTMumbai Airport (Photo: IANS)Officials said that CSMIA has strategically and meticulously planned the runway maintenance work in collaboration with its multiple stakeholdersAs part of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj International Airport’s (CSMIA) monsoon contingency plan, both runways — RWY 09/27 and 14/32 will remain temporarily non-operational on May 2, for pre-monsoon maintenance and repair work.The temporary closure will be from 11 am to 5 pm and a NOTAM —

Fortnite DOWN – How long is server maintenance for update 24.10? | Gaming | Entertainment

Fortnite fans are getting ready for the release of update 24.10 on PlayStation, Xbox, Nintendo Switch, Android and PC. The first major update of the latest season, v24.10 will add new gameplay features and make countless bug fixes. Unfortunately, however, it will also be accompanied by a period of server downtime, which means no Fortnite for at least a couple of hours. If you want to know when you can start logging back into Fortnite, check out the 24.10 downtime schedule below.Fortnite update 24.10 will be available to…

How to enable Maintenance mode on your Samsung Galaxy smartphone

South Korean smartphone maker Samsung released the Android 13-based OneUI 5 update with several new features for Galaxy devices. The update brings features including lock screen customisation, stack widgets on home screen, sleep mode and more. The list of new features added to Galaxy devices also includes Maintenance mode, which was earlier introduced, in beta, to Galaxy S22 users.Maintenance mode on Galaxy devices Samsung has introduced Maintenance mode to allow users to keep their data secure at times such as when they…

Entry pathways, service provision and maintenance strategies

Credit: Pixabay With the current housing crisis, more and more young people are couchsurfing. Couchsurfing is a growing form of homelessness in many countries including Australia; however, new research suggests it is especially common within the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer community. Couchsurfers traditionally do