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The ability to chew properly may improve blood sugar levels in patients with Type 2 diabetes

If you’re a health care provider treating people with Type 2 diabetes (T2D), University at Buffalo researcher Mehmet A. Eskan has this suggestion for you: check your patients’ teeth.
8-May-2023 4:50 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Study reveals insights on pandemic-related drinking and mental health

New research from the University at Buffalo provides the most comprehensive assessment to date of drinking patterns during the COVID-19 pandemic and their association with four clinically prevalent mental health disorders in the U.S.
3-Apr-2023 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

“What we’ve got here is failure to communicate,” which might actually be helpful

Failing to clearly communicate when problem solving can actually benefit groups that lack diversity, and the degree to which miscommunication helps or hinders the search for a solution is strongly based on factors such as team dynamics, according to...
24-Mar-2023 2:20 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Toxic metals in baby food: Researchers find ‘concerning’ gaps in U.S. regulations

U.S. is lacking in the strict regulations for commercially produced baby foods that parents might expect, according to research team that outlined risk prevention strategies for parents and health care professionals.
2-Feb-2023 3:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Study: Obstructive sleep apnea tied to weaker bones and teeth in adults

Obstructive sleep apnea may be linked to low bone mineral density in adults, according to University at Buffalo-led research. The findings are crucial for individuals with sleep apnea, as low bone mineral density is an indicator of osteoporosis –...
30-Jan-2023 8:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

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Study: New customizable, strontium-filled scaffold could improve dental implant healing

A team of University at Buffalo researchers has developed a new strontium-loaded scaffold that can be personalized to fit any size dental implant and could help improve healing and tissue attachment in patients.
9-Dec-2022 2:40 PM EST Add to Favorites

Study evaluates how "me time" affects social interactions

Although many emerging adults find social interactions enjoyable on days with increased time alone, those who seek solitude as an escape from stress or unpleasant social circumstances may not, according to the results of a new study by University at...
9-Dec-2022 12:30 PM EST Add to Favorites

Study: New tool twice as accurate at predicting antibody resistance among U.S. children with Kawasaki disease

A new tool under development by University at Buffalo researchers could one day help clinicians better predict resistance to immunoglobulin therapy among children with Kawasaki disease in the United States.
2-Dec-2022 11:25 AM EST Add to Favorites

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