Many hurdles for families with food challenges, poll shows

Many Americans struggling to feed their families over the past pandemic year say they have had difficulty figuring out how to get help and had trouble finding healthy foods they can afford. A poll from Impact Genome and The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research finds 23% of Americans…

A Sports Medicine Physician Reacted to Christian McCaffrey’s Hamstring Injury

Carolina Panthers star running back Christian McCaffrey sustained a hamstring injury in Thursday night’s game against the Houston Texans. After the game, Texans head coach Matt Rhule said the team doesn’t yet know the severity of the injury or how long it will keep McCaffrey sidelined. On his popular YouTube…

Lab grown tumor models could improve treatment for pancreatic cancer

An international team of scientists have created a three-dimensional (3-D) pancreatic cancer tumour model in the laboratory, combining a bioengineered matrix and patient-derived cells that could be used to develop and test targeted treatments. In a new study published today in Nature Communications, researchers from the University of Nottingham, Queen Mary…

9 sexual health myths addressed

Sexually transmitted infections (STIs) have been on the rise in the United States. In April 2021, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announced that, in 2019, STIs had reached an all-time high for the sixth consecutive year. In 2019, the CDC received reports of over 2.5 million cases…

Research shows ozone as a potential disinfectant agent in public transport

The Hydrens team of researchers developed a numerical model that estimates the ozone concentration needed to meet the disinfection criteria. To do this, it takes into account the geometry and volume of the space to be treated, the type of materials inside it and their capacity to absorb ozone, and…

Studies address how plant-based diets impact men's health issues

Three new studies by University of Miami Miller School of Medicine urologists address how consuming healthy plant-based diets impact a range of men's health issues -; from diabetes to sexual health. Plant-based diets is a hot topic in men's health but one that many men dismiss for fear that eating…