APS names Patricia E. Molina, MD, PhD as the new president-elect. Barbara Alexander, PhD, Rudy M. Ortiz, PhD, and Bill Yates, PhD, were also announced as new APS Councillors.
2/26/2014 8:30 AM EST
The American Physiological Society (APS) announces APSselect, which each month, provides free access to selected top APS research articles. APSselect highlights current articles from the more than 250 papers published twice monthly by the Society's...
2/3/2014 11:00 AM EST
Study utilizing using animal model finds fetal alcohol syndrome (FAS) heart defects may be caused by altered function, not structure.
12/30/2013 11:00 AM EST
In a new study, researchers found that living between 2000 and 2500 meters above sea level offered the best performance enhancement compared to living at higher or lower elevations. These findings could help competitive endurance athletes and their...
12/12/2013 11:00 AM EST
New findings suggest that where the spinal cord is injured—in the neck, or lower—can affect the likelihood and type of breathing problems during sleep, including central sleep apnea. Understanding how and why patients’ nighttime breathing is...
12/5/2013 2:00 PM EST
New findings suggest that for teen girls, aerobic exercise might be superior to resistance exercise for cutting health risks associated with obesity. Study published in the American Journal of Physiology-Endocrinology and Metabolism.
11/7/2013 11:00 AM EST
New findings show IV infusions of vitamin C can improve skeletal muscle fatigue in COPD patients, further implicating the role of oxidative stress in the skeletal muscle problems that accompany the disease.
11/7/2013 10:00 AM EST
Latest research provides new insight into mechanisms through which lower hormone levels may make the body more susceptible to damage caused by stress and the chronic elevation of the fight or flight response. A pattern consistent with these findings...
11/6/2013 2:00 PM EST