All Entries by Sharon Parmet

woman sleeping

April 18, 2017

Poor sleep in anxiety, depression may make it harder to see positive

Impace of sleep on regulating negative emotional responses

Ahmad Aref

April 18, 2017

Ophthalmologist named ‘rising star’

Ahmad Aref earns spot on “The Ophthalmologist” Power List

Mouse heart with human blood vessels in purple

April 6, 2017

Turning skin cells into blood vessel cells while keeping them young

‘Partial de-differentiation’ avoids aging the converted cells

Jay Olshansky

April 4, 2017

10M lives saved by 1962 breakthrough, study says

Cell strain produces vaccines against more than 10 diseases

retina camera

March 20, 2017

A pocket-sized retina camera, no dilating required

And it’s cheap too!

Liza Suarez and Jaleel K. Abdul-Adil

March 7, 2017

Urban Youth Trauma Center to expand training, services

Support for youth, families who have experienced trauma, violence in low-income neighborhoods

Lisa Brosseau

March 7, 2017

$4M grant establishes worker health center

Center to improve health of people in low-wage, hazardous jobs

Stewart Shankman; Researcher of the Year

March 7, 2017

Antidepressant side effects reported more by patients with panic disorder

‘People with panic disorder are especially sensitive to changes in their bodies,’ says Stewart Shankman

pile of rice grains

March 7, 2017

Going gluten-free?

Diet may boost risk of arsenic, mercury exposure


March 3, 2017

Ten million lives saved by 1962 breakthrough, study says

Falling vaccination rates could prove disasterous

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