Bridgett Novak

Animal research at NIH lab challenged by members of Congress

Dec 24 2014

Animal research practices at a National Institutes of Health (NIH) facility in Poolesville, Maryland are being challenged by four members of Congress, who have asked the NIH director to commission a bioethical review of experiments being conducted on monkeys at the lab.

Dogs can sniff out prostate cancer in urine

May 19 2014

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Highly-trained dogs are able to detect prostate cancer in urine with 98 percent accuracy, according to a study presented May 18 at the annual meeting of the American Urological Association in Orlando.

Exercises may help men with premature ejaculation

Apr 25 2014

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Regularly practicing pelvic floor exercises helped improve lifelong premature ejaculation issues in a small group of men, a new study has found.

‘Spring Allergy Capitals' report released for 2014; Louisville, Kentucky tops list

Mar 31 2014

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - The 12th annual "Spring Allergy Capitals" report was released today by the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA). For the third time in the report's history, Louisville, Kentucky was ranked number one (up from fifth place last year).

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