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First-time opioid prescriptions may lead to substance-related problems later in life

First-time opioid prescriptions may lead to substance-related problems later in life

Opioid initiation risk in young adults, adolescents may not be as high as previously thought

Opioid initiation risk in young adults, adolescents may not be as high as previously thought

UMass Amherst biologists identify environmental sensing mechanism in cells

UMass Amherst biologists identify environmental sensing mechanism in cells

Co-twin loss linked to elevated risk of psychiatric disorders

Co-twin loss linked to elevated risk of psychiatric disorders

Genetic variation shapes individual perception of fatty foods, twins study reveals

Genetic variation shapes individual perception of fatty foods, twins study reveals

Risk of cerebral palsy in IVF children has declined by over 50% in the past 20 years

Risk of cerebral palsy in IVF children has declined by over 50% in the past 20 years

Cerclage can benefit women with at-risk twin pregnancies

Cerclage can benefit women with at-risk twin pregnancies

Short-term exposure to low level air pollution can affect gene expression

Short-term exposure to low level air pollution can affect gene expression

Study explores the heritability of affectionate communication

Study explores the heritability of affectionate communication

Nearly $19 million awarded for longitudinal study of brain aging and cognitive change

Nearly $19 million awarded for longitudinal study of brain aging and cognitive change

COVID-19 transmission from mother to baby during pregnancy is uncommon

COVID-19 transmission from mother to baby during pregnancy is uncommon

Diluting blood plasma helps achieve age-reversing effects in mice

Diluting blood plasma helps achieve age-reversing effects in mice

Nutritional study shows wide range of metabolic responses after eating in healthy adults

Nutritional study shows wide range of metabolic responses after eating in healthy adults

Smokers at increased risk of severe COVID-19 according to a large population study

Smokers at increased risk of severe COVID-19 according to a large population study

Study presents the first automatic method to detect and segment intrauterine cavity

Study presents the first automatic method to detect and segment intrauterine cavity

Study with twins shows COVID-19 symptoms have genetic contribution

Study with twins shows COVID-19 symptoms have genetic contribution

Study highlights biases and social implications in COVID-19 crisis

Study highlights biases and social implications in COVID-19 crisis

Pregnancy and fetal outcomes with COVID-19

Pregnancy and fetal outcomes with COVID-19

‘I wasn’t eating’: Senior twin sisters battle pandemic anxiety together

‘I wasn’t eating’: Senior twin sisters battle pandemic anxiety together

Short-term exposure to even low levels of air pollution can affect gene expression

Short-term exposure to even low levels of air pollution can affect gene expression