Research

July 26, 2018

Greece’s population health declined markedly and death rates rose sharply after harsh austerity measures were imposed on Greece by the European Union and the International Money Fund in 2010, says a

Smoke from a wildfire
July 25, 2018

Smoke is in the air from Oregon wildfires. Whether the smoke arrives in Puget Sound from Oregon or somewhere else, people should be aware when unhealthful pollution is in the air and they should do something about it, says Dr. Joel Kaufman.

July 13, 2018

New research on human papillomavirus (HPV) testing drew the same reaction from Drs. Rachel Winer and Constance Mao: It’s about time.

July 12, 2018

[Downloadable video files, photos and illustrations  available.]

July 10, 2018

Activation of a single type of neuron appears to trigger hot-flash-like symptoms in mice.  In the July 10 issue of Cell Reports, researchers show that so-call

August 8, 2018

Alzheimer’s disease is difficult to diagnose as well as treat,  but researchers now have a promising new screening tool using the window to the brain:  the eye.

July 6, 2018

Most of your gut microbiome, or your intestinal flora, is dominated by two classes of bacteria—firmicutes and bacteroidetes—and research has shown that obese people typically have a significantly higher ratio of the former to the latter.

July 2, 2018

A study has found that one in four nonhuman primates infected with the Zika virus early in pregnancy miscarried, even though the animals showed few signs of infection.

July 27, 2018

The findings from a stem cell approach to repairing damaged heart muscle  suggest that the technique will be effective in patients with heart failure, the leading cause of death in the world.

Pages

Subscribe to Research