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Heat Stress Prompts Kidneys to Tap into Their Reserves

Acute kidney injury is among the top causes of hospitalization during a heat wave. New research sheds light on why kidney injury increases during heat waves and why certain populations are at greater risk. The study was chosen as an APSselect...
22-Sep-2022 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Liver Protein Protects against Stiff Arteries in Obesity and Diabetes

New research identifies the importance of the protein adropin in preventing stiffness in the arteries of people with obesity and type 2 diabetes. The study is published ahead of print in the American Journal of Physiology-Heart and Circulatory...
20-Sep-2022 7:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Researchers Present New Mathematical Model for Studying Kidney Cells

13-Sep-2022 10:45 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Faulty Neurotransmitter Causes Weak, Overactive Bladder in Mice

8-Sep-2022 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Researchers Describe How Using Electrocardiogram in Animal Studies Can Confirm Heart Attack

2-Sep-2022 8:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Reaction Time Decreases with Age Due to Changes in Ability to Prepare Movement

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Post-workout Sauna May Improve Cardiovascular Risk Factors in Sedentary Adults

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New Findings Could Help Understand Urinary Tract Dysfunction

2-Sep-2022 8:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Physiology is the study of how molecules, cells, tissues and organs function in health and disease. Established in 1887, the American Physiological Society (APS) was the first U.S. society in the biomedical sciences field. The Society represents 9,000 members and publishes 16 peer-reviewed journals with a worldwide readership.



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