Cooling Caps May Reduce Chemo Hair LossBriefs

Cooling Caps May Reduce Chemo Hair Loss

Cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy face the distressing prospect of losing their hair. But cold cap therapy can reduce hair loss…

Making a DifferenceCharities

Making a Difference

Community groups take action to stop gun violence Guns are the worst thing that ever happened to black people,” says…

The Science of AddictionFeatures

The Science of Addiction

Drugs, the brain and how to fix the cycle of substance abuse Taylor was a 14-year-old high school freshman when…

Bike Prosthetic Gives a Ticket to RideBriefs

Bike Prosthetic Gives a Ticket to Ride

For most kids, riding a bike around the neighborhood with your pals is a rite of passage. For 12-year-old Tim…

Electrical Stimulation for EpilepsyBriefs

Electrical Stimulation for Epilepsy

Some seizure sufferers who haven’t found relief from their anti-seizure medications or other therapies may benefit from innovative devices that…

Stretchable Electronics for Stroke RehabilitationBriefs

Stretchable Electronics for Stroke Rehabilitation

An innovative device worn on the throat offers exciting possibilities in the rehabilitation of stroke patients. The device, developed in…

When Swimmers SinkFamily Health

When Swimmers Sink

The decline in male sperm count and quality Take a closer look at a man’s sperm cells and you’ll learn…

Teenage BreakdownFeatures

Teenage Breakdown

The rise in mental health issues and what parents can do Fifteen-year-old Evan Wilson likes to play video games, draw…

Is It Appropriate to Share Health Information on Social Media?Briefs

Is It Appropriate to Share Health Information on Social Media?

Social media is widely used for exchanging news, photos and opinions. But today, it’s also being used by patients to…

Calming Effects of CBDBriefs

Calming Effects of CBD

Cannabidiol (CBD), cultivated from the cannabis plant, is being used to relieve anxiety and promote holistic well-being, offering therapeutic effects…