Adolescents who consume high-saturated fat diet may have harder time coping with stress as adults

Rat study provides insights into impact of diet on brain functioning during critical developmental period A new study published in the journal Brain, Behavior, and Immunity shows that adolescent rats who consume a diet high in saturated fats have a harder time coping with stress as adults. Moreover, researchers from Loma Linda University in California […]

Study provides evidence of link between autism and homelessness

The first peer-reviewed study into autism and homelessness has been published, in the journal Autism. The researchers found evidence suggesting that autistic adults are over-represented among the homeless population. They have called for more research to understand the links between autism and homelessness, to help prevent autistic people becoming homeless and to improve support for […]

Media Advisory: Program Enhancing Access to Specialty Health Care in Medically Underserved Wards 7, 8

Media Advisory: Program Enhancing Access to Specialty Health Care in Medically Underserved Wards 7, 8 June 13, 2018 WASHINGTON (June 13, 2018) – Unity Health Care (Unity) and the George Washington University (GW), the GW Medical Faculty Associates and the GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences, will discuss recent successful efforts to improve access […]

Eleven tips to treat white spots on teeth

Causes Treatments 1. Enamel microabrasion 2. Teeth whitening or bleaching 3. Dental veneer 4. Topical fluoride 5. Composite resin. Preventive tips 6. Using fluoride-free water 7. Using the right amount of toothpaste 8. Testing well water 9. Following fluoride supplement recommendations 10. Reducing sugary and acidic foods and drinks 11. Seeing a dentist Outlook There […]