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SLU Receives Nearly $2 Million to Train Family Medicine Residents, Medical Family Therapy Students


Saint Louis University has received a $1.87 million grant to strengthen behavioral health training for family physicians, who often are the primary physician seen by many adults and children, and for medical family therapists who practice alongside...
23-Sep-2016 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

How to Weather the First Week After a Cancer Diagnosis


Mark J. Fesler, M.D., assistant professor of hematology and medical oncology at Saint Louis University Cancer Center says that the anxiety that comes with a positive cancer test can and should be managed.
12-Sep-2016 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

SLU Researcher Receives NIH Grant to Study Effects of PTSD on Cardiovascular Health


A Saint Louis University researcher has received a grant to study the effects of treating post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) on cardiovascular and metabolic health. Jeffrey Scherrer, Ph.D., associate professor in Family and Community Medicine,...
7-Sep-2016 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Address Systemic Issues to Change Toxic Health Care Environment, Saint Louis University Commentary Says


A Saint Louis University commentary urges taking a multipronged approach to improve the mental health of medical school students, which ultimately impacts physician burnout and the care patients receive.
1-Sep-2016 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Diet, Exercise, Both: All Work Equally to Protect Heart Health, Saint Louis University Study Finds


For those who need to lose weight, taking off a few pounds by dieting, exercising or both is powerful protection against cardiovascular disease.
24-Aug-2016 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Federal Grant to Saint Louis University Increases Nursing Scholarships


The federal Health Resources and Services Administration grant to Saint Louis University will help students who don't have the financial means to pursue their dreams of becoming nurses.
10-Aug-2016 10:50 AM EDT Add to Favorites

What’s Changed in Genetics Since Your High School Biology Class?


The field of genetics has seen astonishing breakthroughs and the development of world-changing technologies in the past half century.
2-Aug-2016 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

SLU Research Finds Link Between Carbohydrate Consumption and Adropin


Saint Louis University researchers report that levels of the peptide hormone adropin vary based on carbohydrate consumption and appear to be linked to lipid metabolism.
27-Jul-2016 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Winter Weather Woes: SLU Expert Offers Tips to Protect Your Skin


Winter's arctic blast can wreak havoc on delicate skin. Nicole Burkemper, M.D., associate professor of dermatology at Saint Louis University, shares her tips for updating your skin regimen for the season.
8-Feb-2016 10:05 AM EST

SLU experts available to comment on #ZikaVirus

28-Jan-2016 4:05 PM EST

SLU Public Health Expert, Former Homeland Security Official, Available to Comment on Zika Virus


27-Jan-2016 11:05 AM EST

@SLUCare #Cancer Expert Suzanne Mahon Runs Hereditary Cancer Program at Saint Louis University Cancer Center; Screens for BRCA 1, 2 Genes


24-Mar-2015 12:05 PM EDT

Fore! Avoid Golf Injuries with Three Steps


Staying healthy comes down to three things, says Mike Markee, PT, ATC, instructor of physical therapy and athletic training at Saint Louis University. Markee spent time on the senior PGA tour and developed exercise and fitness programs for golfers.
15-Sep-2014 2:00 PM EDT

President Offers Best Worst Solution as Strategy for ISIS Defeat, Says SLU Expert


11-Sep-2014 8:00 AM EDT

Expert Available to Comment on Dangerous Radioactive Substance Stolen in Mexico


4-Dec-2013 3:00 PM EST

A Few Substitutions Transforms Thanksgiving Dinner


Add colorful fruits and vegetables to make Thanksgiving dinner healthier and lighter, a Saint Louis University assistant professor of nutrition and dietetics suggests.
20-Nov-2013 12:00 PM EST

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