Study identifies factors associated with prescription opioid misuse among students

Related video In a survey-based study of 9,449 university students at a large, public Midwestern university, misusers of prescription opioid medications were more likely to live off campus, have a lower grade point average, and exhibit increased impulsivity. In the American Journal of Addictions study, prescription opioid misusers were also more likely to report earlier […]

Could Impotence Be in Your Genes?

Related video All News Consumer Pro New Drugs Pipeline Clinical Trials FDA Alerts More MONDAY, Oct. 8, 2018 — Scientists report they have uncovered the first evidence that erectile dysfunction may have genetic underpinnings. In the study, the researchers analyzed data from hundreds of thousands of men. The investigators found gene variations in a specific […]

Researchers find specific place in the genome linked to increased risk of erectile dysfunction

Related video For the first time, a team of researchers has found a specific place in the human genome that raises a person’s risk of erectile dysfunction. The discovery is a significant advancement in the understanding of the genetics underlying erectile dysfunction. The study, “Genetic variation in the SIM1 locus is associated with erectile dysfunction,” […]