The American Heart Association (AHA) is used to damage control, but its focus has generally been on protecting hearts, not its reputation. Ever since the organization of heart professionals, along with the American College of …
Cancer rates go up with age, but more experts are suggesting that older people might be better off without regular screening for the disease.
Officials still concerned about polio in eastern province
At the end of last Saturday’s varsity women’s Princeton University—Boston College hockey game, the players lined up at center ice for the traditional team-to-team good sportsmanship handshake. “Normally,” says Princeton forward Sally Butler, a senior, “you take your gloves off to shake. But the B.C. team didn’t.” The …
Experts say eye doctors and gynecologists should consider the possible connection
Last week, a new heart risk calculator was launched with great fanfare. This week, it’s under fire.
Bexsero will be available to students on campus
Fears of a ‘superbug’
The cholesterol calculator rolled out with the new guidelines for lowering cholesterol last week appears to overestimate risk of heart disease
(PRINCETON, N.J.) — Princeton University officials are deciding whether to give students a meningitis vaccine that hasn’t been approved in the U.S. to stop the spread of the disease.
A new study suggests that the widowed do better with chronic pain than married people — or anyone else.
Ethiopia has over 77 million inhabitants, and is considered one of the poorer countries in Africa. But this year, it’s playing host to the annual International Family Planning Conference in its capital, Addis Ababa.
Disease continues to grow despite treatments