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EFP launches Europerio Series to showcase the hottest topics in oral health

EFP launches Europerio Series to showcase the hottest topics in oral health

Researchers discover a new way to prevent brain nerve cells from deteriorating after injury

Researchers discover a new way to prevent brain nerve cells from deteriorating after injury

Researchers investigate link between COVID-19 and increased risk of blood clot formation

Researchers investigate link between COVID-19 and increased risk of blood clot formation

New research could change how doctors treat some patients with high blood pressure

New research could change how doctors treat some patients with high blood pressure

Recovered COVID-19 patients may develop blood clots due to overactive immune response

Recovered COVID-19 patients may develop blood clots due to overactive immune response

Experts review new studies  on cardiovascular effects of cigarette smoking versus electronic cigarettes

Experts review new studies on cardiovascular effects of cigarette smoking versus electronic cigarettes

Overuse can contribute to high rate of arm injuries among youth players

Overuse can contribute to high rate of arm injuries among youth players

Residents in majority-Black neighborhoods experience higher rates of severe maternal morbidity

Residents in majority-Black neighborhoods experience higher rates of severe maternal morbidity

Early cardiac events pose major and different risks in close relatives, finds study

Early cardiac events pose major and different risks in close relatives, finds study

Early cannabis use may increase risk of developing heart disease

Early cannabis use may increase risk of developing heart disease

UHN performed first double-lung transplant after COVID-19 in Canada

UHN performed first double-lung transplant after COVID-19 in Canada

Job and social strain associated with higher risk of coronary heart disease in women

Job and social strain associated with higher risk of coronary heart disease in women

Researchers use genetics to identify potential drugs for early management of COVID-19

Researchers use genetics to identify potential drugs for early management of COVID-19

SA’s 2018 'sugar tax' has led to reduction in purchases of sugar sweetened beverages, study shows

SA’s 2018 'sugar tax' has led to reduction in purchases of sugar sweetened beverages, study shows

Toward a transformative therapy for sickle cell patients

Toward a transformative therapy for sickle cell patients

Study: Low fat diets reduce men’s testosterone levels

Study: Low fat diets reduce men’s testosterone levels

Spinal fusion procedures have unacceptably low hospital “rankability"

Spinal fusion procedures have unacceptably low hospital “rankability"

Effective response to HIV and COVID-19 pandemics requires accelerated research

Effective response to HIV and COVID-19 pandemics requires accelerated research

Statins improve 28-day mortality in hospitalized COVID-19 patients

Statins improve 28-day mortality in hospitalized COVID-19 patients

Accelerated cellular aging in depressed individuals associated with increased mortality risk

Accelerated cellular aging in depressed individuals associated with increased mortality risk