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Effectiveness of Cold Therapy Depends on Water Temperature, Muscle Position

A new study finds that cold water therapy affects blood flow to individual muscles of the leg differently and is dependent on the temperature of the water. The first-of-its-kind study is published ahead of print in the Journal of Applied Physiology.
21-May-2020 1:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Study Explores Mitochondrial-directed Therapy for Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

18-May-2020 8:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Mouthwash Could Be a Promising Weapon in the Fight Against Coronavirus Transmission

Readily available dental mouthwashes have the potential to destroy the lipid envelope of coronaviruses, combating virus replication in the mouth and throat. The findings are presented in a new review article published today in Function, concluding...
12-May-2020 7:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Diabetes Drug May Protect Breastfed Children from Future Metabolic Disorder

A new study suggests that treating a breastfeeding parent with a common diabetes drug may provide male offspring lifelong protection against diabetes and obesity. The study is published ahead of print in the American Journal of...
7-May-2020 7:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Sugary Soda Consumption Linked to Reduced Kidney Blood Flow

Regular consumption of sugary soda sweetened with high-fructose corn syrup (HFCS) reduces kidney blood flow, which could be linked to a greater risk of developing chronic kidney disease (CKD), according to a recently published paper in the American...
6-May-2020 10:50 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Protease-activated Receptor Blockage May Be Treatment Option for Diabetes-related Kidney Disease

4-May-2020 8:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Scientists Explore Mechanism that Regulates Protein Levels, Controls Fluid Transport in Intestines

4-May-2020 8:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Sugary Sodas Linked to Increased Risk of Chronic Kidney Disease

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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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