Article ID: 717879
Study Confirms Cannabis Flower Is an Effective Mid-Level Analgesic Medication for PainUniversity of New Mexico
Using the largest database of real-time recordings of the effects of common and commercially available cannabis products in the United States (U.S.)
Released:22-Aug-2019 12:05 PM EDT
Article ID: 717837
Lower Back Pain? Self-Administered Acupressure Could HelpMichigan Medicine - University of Michigan
A recent study found that people with chronic lower back pain who performed self-administered acupressure experienced improvement in pain and fatigue symptoms.
Released:21-Aug-2019 3:45 PM EDT
Article ID: 713940
Augustana University Professor’s Research Leads to Surprising Mating Decision in Butterfly SpeciesAugustana University, South Dakota
The males of one species of butterfly are more attracted to females that are active, not necessarily what they look like, according to a recent research conducted at Augustana University.The paper, “Behaviour before beauty: Signal weighting during mate selection in the butterfly Papilio polytes,” found that males of the species noticed the activity levels of potential female mates, not their markings.
Released:8-Jul-2019 4:05 PM EDT
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Article ID: 714474
Vitamin D Supplementation Not Associated With Reduced Cardiovascular EventsJAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association
This study, called a meta-analysis, combined the results of 21 randomized clinical trials with about 83,000 patients to look at whether vitamin D supplementation was associated with reduced risk of cardiovascular disease events such as heart attack or stroke.
Released:17-Jun-2019 3:25 PM EDT
Article ID: 712012
Study to Examine Impact of Therapy Animals on Children with CancerVanderbilt University Medical Center
Mary Jo Gilmer studies the impact animals can have on children with life-threatening conditions. She recently received a grant from nonprofit Human Animal Bond Research Institute (HABRI) for a pilot program investigating the health benefits of human-animal interactions (HAIs) in reducing suffering of children with cancer undergoing debilitating treatments.
Released:26-Apr-2019 4:30 PM EDT
Article ID: 711211
One-Third of Cancer Patients Use Complementary and Alternative MedicineUT Southwestern Medical Center
A stunning one-third of people with a cancer diagnosis use complementary and alternative medicines such as meditation, yoga, acupuncture, herbal medicine, and supplements.
Released:11-Apr-2019 4:05 PM EDT
Article ID: 711116
Research Alert: One-Third of Cancer Patients Use Complementary and Alternative MedicineUT Southwestern Medical Center
One third of people who have a cancer diagnosis report using complementary and alternative medicine such as yoga, meditation, acupuncture and alternative medicine.
Released:10-Apr-2019 4:25 PM EDT
Article ID: 708512
American Academy of Dermatology Association Comments on FDA Proposed Sunscreen RuleAmerican Academy of Dermatology
Because sunscreen is an important tool in the fight against skin cancer, the AADA supports any and all regulations to ensure that the public has access to safe and effective sunscreens.
Released:21-Feb-2019 4:05 PM EST
Article ID: 704413
Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics: Vitamin, Mineral Supplements May Benefit Some but Do Not Prevent DiseaseAcademy of Nutrition and Dietetics
Vitamin and mineral supplements may be beneficial for people who aren’t getting the micronutrients they need through their diet, but do not help in preventing chronic disease, according to an updated position paper published by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.
Released:26-Nov-2018 3:45 PM EST
Article ID: 697364
Interactive Web Site Aims To Reduce Yoga InjuriesManhattan Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Emergency room visits for yoga injuries have increased 70% in the past five years for over 36 million Americans who practice yoga. To make yoga safer for everyone and to prevent yoga-related injuries, Loren Fishman, MD, has launched YIP—Yoga Injury Prevention (YIP.Guru), a searchable interactive web site.
Released:1-Oct-2018 9:00 AM EDT