Updated : Mar 18, 2020 in Announcement

Virtual ENDO 2020 news conferences to highlight advances in technology, thyroid health

Researchers will discuss how artificial intelligence and drones are being incorporated into health care when they share the latest emerging science during the Endocrine Society’s…

Updated : Mar 18, 2020 in Feature Expert

Washing Wear: Five Ways to Keep Your Hands from Drying and Cracking

Now more than ever, hand-washing is important. As we work to battle the further spread of what is now a global pandemic, hand hygiene is…

Updated : Mar 18, 2020 in Feature

The Fate of Germany’s Leadership, With Constanze Stelzenmüller

Host James M. Lindsay Senior Vice President, Director of Studies, and Maurice R. Greenberg Chair @JamesMLindsay Subscribe Subscribe via Apple Podcasts Subscribe via Spotify Subscribe…

Updated : Mar 18, 2020 in Expert Pitch

Virtual astronomy: Coronavirus sparks new model for scientific conferences

As the novel coronavirus spreads, forcing people to stay home and upheaving industries, it is sparking a new model for astronomical gatherings — both in…

Updated : Mar 18, 2020 in Expert Pitch

Personal data a target for exploitation as COVID-19 forces more users online

The coronavirus pandemic is forcing many to work, learn or get treatment remotely, increasing home internet use dramatically. It is also renewing concerns over online…

Updated : Mar 18, 2020 in Research Articles

How Gene Therapy May Hold Key to Treating Life-Threatening Cardiac Disease

Danon disease is a very rare, life-threatening condition where the fundamental biological process of removing and recycling proteins does not work. This impairment results in…

Updated : Mar 18, 2020 in Expert Pitch

COVID-19 check: Wearing latex medical gloves not enough, says hygiene expert

Shanina Knighton, a nurse scientist at the Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland says she has been reaching…

Updated : Mar 18, 2020 in Research Articles

Fine-tuning radiocarbon dating could ‘rewrite’ ancient events

ITHACA, N.Y. – Radiocarbon dating, invented in the late 1940s and improved ever since to provide more precise measurements, is the standard method for determining the…

Updated : Mar 18, 2020 in Research Articles

Fracture Liaison Service Improves Care for Patients with Fragility Fractures

March 18, 2020 – For patients with fragility fractures related to underlying bone weakness, a dedicated fracture liaison service (FLS) can lower the risk of…

Updated : Mar 18, 2020 in Feature

Older adults need to stay in touch to avoid loneliness during social distancing

HOUSTON – (March 18, 2020) – As COVID-19 continues to spread across the U.S., social distancing is now the byword for prevention. But for older…

Updated : Mar 18, 2020 in Research Articles

Most Mass Shootings Occur Closest to Hospitals without Verification to Treat Trauma

Philadelphia, March 18, 2020—In an analysis of 2019 mass shootings and hospital locations, researchers at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) found that the closest hospital…

Updated : Mar 18, 2020 in Research Articles

Knowing why bacteria are great upstream swimmers may prevent serious infections

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — New findings on how bacteria can maintain persistent and fast upstream swimming motion over distances comparable with many human organs, may…

Updated : Mar 18, 2020 in Expert Pitch

Social Spacing: Tips On Deepening Connections & Staying Safe, Sane Amid Coronavirus

EDITOR'S NOTE: This article was written by UNLV psychology professor Stephen D. Benning. He is director of the Psychophysiology of Emotion and Personality laboratory (PEPlab) at UNLV, where…

Updated : Mar 18, 2020 in Announcement

American College of Surgeons offers triage guidance for non-emergent surgical procedures during the COVID-19 outbreak

CHICAGO (March 18, 2020): The American College of Surgeons (ACS) has released “COVID-19: Guidance for Triage of Non-emergent Surgical Procedures” to provide surgeons with additional…