How to live longer: The best type of reading to gain 'a survival advantage'
PRESTIGIOUS research from Yale University of Public Health suggests that reading could add years to your life. However, certain publications could be more beneficial than others. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 25, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

U.S. clinics slower to provide opioid treatment than Canadian clinics
Yale researchers found that, during the pandemic, those seeking methadone treatment in the U.S. had to wait nearly twice as long for care. (Source: Yale Science and Health News)
Source: Yale Science and Health News - July 23, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Liberia: ULCHS, Yale, and Vanderbilt Announce USAID U.S.$15 Million Health Research Grant
[New Dawn] The United States Agency for International Development or USAID announced a US$15 million project aimed at establishing a public-private-academic hub for research utilization in the Liberian health sector. The funds are part of USAID's Bringing Research to Impact for Development, Global Engagement, and Utilization (BRIDGE-U) partnership project. Collaboratively, Yale University, Vanderbilt University, and the University of Liberia College of Health Sciences (ULCHS) will create the Center for Teaching, Lear (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - July 23, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Yale receives $15 Million to advance research utilization in Liberia's health sector
(Yale University) Yale University has received a $15 million, five-year U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) award to advance research utilization in Liberia's health sector. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - July 23, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

US clinics slower to provide opioid treatment than Canadian clinics
(Yale University) As opioid overdose deaths rose during the COVID-19 pandemic, people seeking treatment for opioid addiction had to wait nearly twice as long to begin methadone treatment in the United States than in Canada, a new Yale study has shown. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - July 23, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Yale doctor calls out CDC for committing large scale medical fraud and hiding covid cases among the vaccinated
(Natural News) The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) is engaged in one of the greatest medical frauds of our time, using disparate PCR cycle thresholds to artificially inflate covid-19 cases in the unvaccinated, while hiding covid cases in the fully vaccinated. This covid-19 testing fraud continues to obfuscate the American medical response, as the original... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - July 23, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Eyes wide shut: How newborn mammals dream the world they ’re entering
Yale researchers observing the brains of closed-eyed baby mice found waves that help explain why mammals can navigate their environment so soon after birth. (Source: Yale Science and Health News)
Source: Yale Science and Health News - July 22, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Colorectal cancer and women
YSPH professor Caroline Johnson ’s pathbreaking research on metabolites helps explains why women are more at risk for a deadlier type of colorectal cancer. (Source: Yale Science and Health News)
Source: Yale Science and Health News - July 22, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Eyes wide shut: How newborn mammals dream the world they're entering
(Yale University) As a newborn mammal opens its eyes for the first time, it can already make visual sense of the world around it. But how does this happen before they have experienced sight? (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - July 22, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

J & J vaccine and Guillain-Barr é syndrome: Information on the FDA warning
Regulators and Yale experts say the benefits of receiving the vaccine still outweigh the risks, citing the rare chance of developing the neurological disorder. (Source: Yale Science and Health News)
Source: Yale Science and Health News - July 21, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Supporting children and families through law
YLS interviews faculty Anne L. Alstott about her medical-legal partnership with the Yale Child Study Center and its work to improve the lives of families. (Source: Yale Science and Health News)
Source: Yale Science and Health News - July 21, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Dispatches from India: Vaccine inequity and the pandemic rages on
Technological and cultural barriers to vaccination in India make imagining a post-pandemic world feel distant, writes first-year M.P.H. student Devina Buckshee. (Source: Yale Science and Health News)
Source: Yale Science and Health News - July 21, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Virtual reality game is an effective tool for vaping prevention among teens
The Yale play4REAL XR Lab ’s game, recently tested on 285 Connecticut middle school students, focuses on changing teens’ social perceptions of e-cigarette use. (Source: Yale Science and Health News)
Source: Yale Science and Health News - July 20, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Send vaccines where people want them: Developing nations
A new Yale study finds vaccine acceptance is higher in low- and middle-income countries than wealthy ones, lighting a path to better global pandemic outcomes. (Source: Yale Science and Health News)
Source: Yale Science and Health News - July 20, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Pandemic-based approach to methadone treatment restrictions should remain
A YSPH study finds concerns about lapses in care unfounded concerning relaxed federal regulations for dispensing the common opioid use treatment. (Source: Yale Science and Health News)
Source: Yale Science and Health News - July 20, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Who is being excluded by India ’s vaccination strategy?
Research led by the Yale Economic Growth Center shows how reliance on a digital registration process means that women and the poor have less access. (Source: Yale Science and Health News)
Source: Yale Science and Health News - July 20, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Study reveals immune cells that drive gastrointestinal disease in babies
Yale-led research has pinpointed cells that often cause life-threatening intestinal inflammation in premature infants, showing the potential for new therapies. (Source: Yale Science and Health News)
Source: Yale Science and Health News - July 20, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Insights & Outcomes: Membraneless organelles, adolescent brains, and more
Yale scientists explore membraneless organelles, the human brain during adolescence, and a new technique to help understand memory loss in HIV patients. (Source: Yale Science and Health News)
Source: Yale Science and Health News - July 20, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Preparing young students of color to seize opportunities in health care
YSM ’s internship program is working to engender a health system where patients of color are more frequently treated by health professionals who look like them. (Source: Yale Science and Health News)
Source: Yale Science and Health News - July 19, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Resistance to antimalarial drugs measured, mapped by YSPH researchers
Yale researchers are working to scale up surveillance of drug-resistant malaria after the first case on the African continent was documented earlier this year. (Source: Yale Science and Health News)
Source: Yale Science and Health News - July 19, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Post-baccalaureate program focuses on lung disease research
The program provides mentorship and research experience to recent college grads from underrepresented backgrounds and hopes to inspire future lung specialists. (Source: Yale Science and Health News)
Source: Yale Science and Health News - July 19, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

YSPH partners with Tevogen Bio, expands regulatory sciences program
The expanding regulatory curriculum focuses on developing assessments for the safety, quality, and performance of products ranging from medical devices to food. (Source: Yale Science and Health News)
Source: Yale Science and Health News - July 19, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

YSPH student spotlight: Finding a calling in data analysis & public health
Justin Markowski ’17 M.P.H. studies data to develop impactful approaches for addressing health disparities in a quantitative, analytical, and empathetic manner. (Source: Yale Science and Health News)
Source: Yale Science and Health News - July 16, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Constipation, flatulence, burping, and more: Is something wrong?
Yale doctors share some of the GI issues they frequently treat, suggest steps you can take at home — and explain when you should seek advice from a physician. (Source: Yale Science and Health News)
Source: Yale Science and Health News - July 15, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Cells create own detergent to clean up infections
Scientists thought human cells relied solely on the immune system for protection against bacteria, but a new study has found cells are surprisingly well armed. (Source: Yale Science and Health News)
Source: Yale Science and Health News - July 15, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

High-dose buprenorphine in EDs may improve patient outcomes
A Yale study finds higher doses of a drug used to treat opioid use disorder could buy patients more time to seek follow-up care before withdrawal symptoms hit. (Source: Yale Science and Health News)
Source: Yale Science and Health News - July 15, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Cardiology fellows value career-building help over work-life balance
A study looking to improve mentor-fellow relationships found less value was put around work-life balance and clinical advice than publications and job hunting. (Source: Yale Science and Health News)
Source: Yale Science and Health News - July 14, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Nursing ’s Newborns in Need initiative thrives in virtual format
Now five years running, the Yale School of Nursing initiative teamed up with campus affinity groups and other partners to raise funds for newborn welcome kits. (Source: Yale Science and Health News)
Source: Yale Science and Health News - July 14, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Yale School of Public Health partners with Tevogen Bio on expansion of regulatory sciences program
(Yale School of Public Health) The Yale School of Public Health (YSPH) is partnering with Tevogen Bio, a clinical stage biotechnology company, on a major expansion of the school's regulatory sciences program. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - July 14, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Mental strategy helps dementia care partners ’ wellbeing
A YSPH study finds early support intervention for spousal care partners increases quality of life and may also positively impact their partners with dementia. (Source: Yale Science and Health News)
Source: Yale Science and Health News - July 13, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Contraceptive Access May Not Be as Life-Changing for the World ’s Poorest Women as Previously Thought, According to a New Study
At the Generation Equality Forum in Paris in early July, the U.N. attracted political and business leaders from across the globe to talk about gender equality, and also invited them to put their moneys where their mouths were. Among the Forum’s seven key platforms were a push for more economic justice for women—meaning equal access to education and jobs and caregiving support—and a greater ability for women to control their “bodily autonomy”—meaning more access to sex education, contraception and abortion services. It’s an article of faith among development experts that those two a...
Source: TIME: Health - July 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Belinda Luscombe Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

Will the pandemic scar our children?
The long-term consequences are unclear, say Yale mental health experts as they discuss the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on children ’s mental health. (Source: Yale Science and Health News)
Source: Yale Science and Health News - July 12, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

SEAS Entrepreneur Q & A: Monika Weber on launching a start-up while at Yale
While a student, Weber co-invented the technology that sparked Fluid-Screen, a biosensor that reads bacterial and virus samples placed directly on a microchip. (Source: Yale Science and Health News)
Source: Yale Science and Health News - July 12, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Blackologists and the Promise of Inclusive Sustainability
Drs. Senay Yitbarek (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill), Karen Bailey (University of Colorado Boulder), Nyeema Harris (Yale University) join us to discuss inclusive sustainability and the ways in which it can be brought to bear in service of ecosystems and the humans who inhabit them.    Related StoriesEnvironmental DNA and RNA May Be Key in Monitoring Pathogens such as SARS-CoV-2The COVID-19 Pandemic, Viral Evolution, Vaccines, and VariantsJuly Issue of BioScience Now Available  (Source: AIBS Classifieds)
Source: AIBS Classifieds - July 12, 2021 Category: Biology Authors: AIBS Source Type: news

Blackologists and the Promise of Inclusive Sustainability
Drs. Senay Yitbarek (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill), Karen Bailey (University of Colorado Boulder), Nyeema Harris (Yale University) join us to discuss inclusive sustainability and the ways in which it can be brought to bear in service of ecosystems and the humans who inhabit them.    Related StoriesEnvironmental DNA and RNA May Be Key in Monitoring Pathogens such as SARS-CoV-2The COVID-19 Pandemic, Viral Evolution, Vaccines, and VariantsJuly Issue of BioScience Now Available  (Source: Education Reports)
Source: Education Reports - July 12, 2021 Category: Biology Authors: AIBS Source Type: news

Blackologists and the Promise of Inclusive Sustainability
Drs. Senay Yitbarek (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill), Karen Bailey (University of Colorado Boulder), Nyeema Harris (Yale University) join us to discuss inclusive sustainability and the ways in which it can be brought to bear in service of ecosystems and the humans who inhabit them.    Related StoriesEnvironmental DNA and RNA May Be Key in Monitoring Pathogens such as SARS-CoV-2The COVID-19 Pandemic, Viral Evolution, Vaccines, and VariantsJuly Issue of BioScience Now Available  (Source: BioScience Press Releases)
Source: BioScience Press Releases - July 12, 2021 Category: Biology Authors: AIBS Source Type: news

Blackologists and the Promise of Inclusive Sustainability
Drs. Senay Yitbarek (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill), Karen Bailey (University of Colorado Boulder), Nyeema Harris (Yale University) join us to discuss inclusive sustainability and the ways in which it can be brought to bear in service of ecosystems and the humans who inhabit them.    Related StoriesEnvironmental DNA and RNA May Be Key in Monitoring Pathogens such as SARS-CoV-2The COVID-19 Pandemic, Viral Evolution, Vaccines, and VariantsJuly Issue of BioScience Now Available  (Source: AIBS News)
Source: AIBS News - July 12, 2021 Category: Biology Authors: AIBS Source Type: news

Blackologists and the Promise of Inclusive Sustainability
Drs. Senay Yitbarek (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill), Karen Bailey (University of Colorado Boulder), Nyeema Harris (Yale University) join us to discuss inclusive sustainability and the ways in which it can be brought to bear in service of ecosystems and the humans who inhabit them.    Related StoriesEnvironmental DNA and RNA May Be Key in Monitoring Pathogens such as SARS-CoV-2The COVID-19 Pandemic, Viral Evolution, Vaccines, and VariantsJuly Issue of BioScience Now Available  (Source: Eye on Education)
Source: Eye on Education - July 12, 2021 Category: Biology Authors: AIBS Source Type: news

Blackologists and the Promise of Inclusive Sustainability
Drs. Senay Yitbarek (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill), Karen Bailey (University of Colorado Boulder), Nyeema Harris (Yale University) join us to discuss inclusive sustainability and the ways in which it can be brought to bear in service of ecosystems and the humans who inhabit them.    Related StoriesEnvironmental DNA and RNA May Be Key in Monitoring Pathogens such as SARS-CoV-2The COVID-19 Pandemic, Viral Evolution, Vaccines, and VariantsJuly Issue of BioScience Now Available  (Source: Washington Watch)
Source: Washington Watch - July 12, 2021 Category: Biology Authors: AIBS Source Type: news

Blackologists and the Promise of Inclusive Sustainability
Drs. Senay Yitbarek (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill), Karen Bailey (University of Colorado Boulder), Nyeema Harris (Yale University) join us to discuss inclusive sustainability and the ways in which it can be brought to bear in service of ecosystems and the humans who inhabit them.    Related StoriesEnvironmental DNA and RNA May Be Key in Monitoring Pathogens such as SARS-CoV-2The COVID-19 Pandemic, Viral Evolution, Vaccines, and VariantsJuly Issue of BioScience Now Available  (Source: AIBS BioScience Editorials)
Source: AIBS BioScience Editorials - July 12, 2021 Category: Biology Authors: AIBS Source Type: news

COVID-19 vaccine rollout prevented up to 279,000 US deaths and 1.25 million hospitalizations
A new study from Yale University found that with no COVID-19 vaccine, there would have been up to 279,000 additional deaths and 1.25 million additional hospitalizations by the end of June 2021. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - July 9, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

A pandemic landscape of optimism and uncertainty
SOM's Howard Forman, a public authority on COVID-19 and healthcare policy, answers questions about the Delta variant and vaccination rates in the U.S. (Source: Yale Science and Health News)
Source: Yale Science and Health News - July 9, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Yale chemistry spotlights blurred boundaries of science
Reflecting ever-expanding interdisciplinarity, a new program brought together six chemists with the shared mission of treating disease with precision medicine. (Source: Yale Science and Health News)
Source: Yale Science and Health News - July 8, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

The fight for healthcare equity after COVID-19
Yale physician Cecelia Calhoun ’21 and SOM’s Howard Forman discuss the challenge of addressing the impact of systemic racism on the health of Black Americans. (Source: Yale Science and Health News)
Source: Yale Science and Health News - July 8, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

U.S. vaccination campaign prevented up to 279,000 COVID-19 deaths
These gains, however, could be swiftly reversed by the Delta variant, which has the potential to unleash a surge of new cases among people who are unvaccinated. (Source: Yale Science and Health News)
Source: Yale Science and Health News - July 8, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Torigen Wins Big at Yale Innovation Summit and Animal Health...
Company’s innovative approach to bringing affordable and accessible cancer treatments to veterinarians recognized with multiple industry awards and accolades(PRWeb July 08, 2021)Read the full story at https://www.prweb.com/releases/torigen_wins_big_at_yale_innovation_summit_and_animal_health_innovation_showcase/prweb18058874.htm (Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals)
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - July 8, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Office Hours with … Stacy Malaker
Meet Stacy Malaker, an assistant professor of chemistry who uses mass spectrometry to analyze the relationship between human disease and proteins called mucins. (Source: Yale Science and Health News)
Source: Yale Science and Health News - July 7, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Strong immigration enforcement likely harming health among Hispanic adults
New YSPH research finds increased immigration enforcement is linked to reduced use of health care services among Hispanic adults, including those with diabetes. (Source: Yale Science and Health News)
Source: Yale Science and Health News - July 7, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news