Imperial Valley News
Cambridge, Massachusetts - MIT chemists have created a new material that combines the flexibility of polymer gels with the rigid structure provided by metal-based clusters. The new gels could be well-suited for a range of possible functions, including drug release, gas storage, or water filtration, the researchers say.
Durham, North Carolina - Being bullied in childhood has been associated with increased risk for anxiety, depression and even eating disorders. But according to new research, it’s not only the victims who could be at risk psychologically, but also the bullies themselves.
Austin, Texas - From laser 3D printing to an antibody treatment for whooping cough, two industry-changing ideas started by asking the right questions and chipping away at the solution.
Dallas, Texas - Although supervised aerobic physical activity is a proven therapy for heart failure patients, lack of social support and practical barriers such as lack of transportation, keep many patients from benefitting from cardiac rehab programs, according to new research in Circulation: Heart Failure, an American Heart Association journal.
Dallas, Texas - Drinking a second or third cup of coffee may do more than get you through a long day, it may also reduce your risk of death from heart disease and other illnesses.
Atlanta, Georgia - In light of the recently proposed mergers among four of the nation’s largest health insurance companies, the American Medical Association (AMA) today adopted policy aimed at strengthening its efforts to ensure consumers maintain access to quality, affordable health care in the insurance marketplace.