Eight tips for promoting men’s health
Men tend to shy away from clinical medical services and formal health care programs, leaving community-based programs to help fill the gap.
11 Nov 2019 ⋅
UBC expert immobilizes tiny structures linked to metastatic breast cancer
Metastatic breast cancer is cancer that has spread to other organs, often the bones, lungs and brain.
10 Nov 2019 ⋅
New study shows menstrual cycles have no effect on cognitive benefits of exercise
A new study shows that exercise-related benefits to brain health and cognition are realized independently of a woman’s menstrual cycle.
9 Nov 2019 ⋅ Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise
Blood cancers: a “new generation” stem cell transplant significantly reduces complications for patients
In a Phase One-Two clinical trial, the great majority of patients with blood cancers are on the road to recovery, thanks to the UM171 molecule, discovered at the Institute for Research in Immunology and Cancer of the Université de Montréal.
7 Nov 2019 ⋅ The Lancet Haematology
Birth control options out of reach for many low-income women
Many young women face high risk of unintended pregnancy due to high cost of contraceptive methods.
7 Nov 2019 ⋅
From the ‘valley of death’ to supply and demand sustainability – the unfinished agenda for immunisation
The article describes four hurdles that must be overcome to ensure sustainable impact. It also highlights actions required to achieve 'the full potential of immunisation for human health and society'.
6 Nov 2019 ⋅ Nature
Actually, potted plants don’t improve indoor air quality
Drexel researchers show decades of potted plant studies don't hold up outside the lab.
6 Nov 2019 ⋅ Journal of Exposure Science and Environmental Epidemiology
Evidence that tobacco smoking increases risk of depression and schizophrenia
Does mental illness increase the likelihood of smoking, or is smoking itself a risk factor for mental illness?
6 Nov 2019 ⋅ Psychological Medicine
Artificial intelligence driving digital pathology
The project will have applications in all areas of microscopy in pathology, including immunology, histopathology and microbiology specialities.
4 Nov 2019 ⋅
Stressed to the max? Deep sleep rewires the anxious brain
Are you feeling anxious? Did you sleep poorly last night? Sleep disruption is a recognized feature of all anxiety disorders.
4 Nov 2019 ⋅ Nature Human Behaviour