Posts in: Health

A more intimate relationship with your health

A more intimate relationship with your health

Can direct primary care improve a patient’s connection to good health care?

By | Posted January 29, 2014

An aggressive approach with no guarantees

An aggressive approach with no guarantees

Dr. Stephan Mayer is raising the bar for treating acute brain injuries

By | Posted January 15, 2014

Om nom nom nom

Om nom nom nom

What is the brain-eating amoeba, and should we be afraid?

By | Posted January 4, 2014

Dirty money

Dirty money

New research suggests that the bacteria Staphylococcus can survive on euros for extended periods of time, raising concerns over the spread of disease in places such as hospitals

By | Posted December 12, 2013

Could copper surfaces prevent food poisoning on cruise ships?

Could copper surfaces prevent food poisoning on cruise ships?

New research suggests that copper kills the offending norovirus

By | Posted November 11, 2013

Dyslexia on the digital page

Dyslexia on the digital page

Devices like e-readers and iPads may make reading easier for students with dyslexia

By | Posted November 6, 2013

Cause for a headache

Cause for a headache

A new study investigates migraine as a risk factor for stroke

By | Posted October 31, 2013

To wake a sleeping herpes virus

To wake a sleeping herpes virus

Certain prescription drugs may activate the most common strains of herpes

By | Posted October 19, 2013

Can’t wait now for a bigger payoff later?

Can’t wait now for a bigger payoff later?

Study suggests self-control might not be the only thing to blame

By | Posted October 15, 2013

When an ice pack isn't enough

When an ice pack isn’t enough

Whole body cryotherapy is gaining popularity but not credibility

By | Posted October 5, 2013