Despite social development, gender attitudes chart different course globally

In the half century since the birth of the women’s movement in the West in the 1960s, support for gender equality has spread around the globe — but in uneven ways. A multinational study by University of California, Davis, sociologists charts three distinct transitions in gender attitudes associated with national characteristics. Professor Xiaoling Shu and […]

The New York Academy of Medicine Awards Prestigious 2018-19 Valentine Fellowship Awards for Research in Urology to Russell Hayden, MD, and Jennifer Reifsnyder, MD

New York (August 13, 2018) –  The New York Academy of Medicine has announced two recipients of its prestigious 2018-2019 : Russell Hayden, MD, of Weill Cornell Medicine, whose research project is entitled “The Role of Long Non-coding RNAs”; and Jennifer Reifsnyder, MD, of the Cohen’s Children’s Medical Center at Northwell Health, whose research project […]

What is the difference between heartburn and acid reflux?

Symptoms Causes Heartburn vs. heart attack Diagnosis Complications Treatment and prevention Children and pregnancy When to see a doctor Outlook Understanding the differences between heartburn, acid reflux, and gastroesophageal reflux disease involves understanding the links between them. According to the American College of Gastroenterology, heartburn is a common digestive complaint in the United States, affecting […]