Posts in: prevention

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Can a diet prevent Alzheimer's Disease?

Can a diet prevent Alzheimer’s Disease?

Studies suggest that heart-healthy diets also associate with a healthy brain

By | Posted February 6, 2017

Should you get screened for pancreatic cancer?

Should you get screened for pancreatic cancer?

What you need to know about screening tests, and whether you should get one

By | Posted July 1, 2013

Where boys learn to be men

Where boys learn to be men

Men Can Stop Rape’s MOST Club uses lessons in healthy masculinity to curb sexual violence against women

By | Posted January 12, 2013

Preventing the common cold

Preventing the common cold

Garlic, acupuncture and hydrogen peroxide: The crazy things we do to try to stay healthy

By | Posted October 22, 2012

Avoiding Risk at Your Own Risk

Avoiding Risk at Your Own Risk

Studies Show Childhood Vaccination Exemptions May Be Overused, Create Larger Public Health Problems

By | Posted February 26, 2010

Screening for Domestic Violence May Not Help

Screening for Domestic Violence May Not Help

Study finds limited benefit to women screened compared to those who weren’t.

By | Posted October 22, 2009

Tuberculosis is at a Record Low, and We've Been Here Before

Tuberculosis is at a Record Low, and We’ve Been Here Before

History’s lessons on the resurgence of a disease.

By | Posted October 5, 2009

Caution: Communicable Diseases May Be Breakable

Caution: Communicable Diseases May Be Breakable

New virus sculptures explore the public perception of scientific images.

By | Posted September 24, 2009

Swine Flu: the Good, the Bad and the Cute

Swine Flu: the Good, the Bad and the Cute

Using ferrets to predict the virus’s virulence.

By | Posted September 2, 2009

Hunting for a Malaria Vaccine: Inside a New York University Laboratory

Hunting for a Malaria Vaccine: Inside a New York University Laboratory

Researchers struggle to produce reliable protection against the malaria parasite.

By | Posted July 9, 2009

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