“Maternal mortality rates in the United States compare very unfavorably with other high-income countries. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimate that about 700 women die of pregnancy-related causes in the United States each year.” . K.R.Simpson...

“While existing studies provide weak evidence of an association between more flexible abortion laws and reduced maternal mortality, all but one have been conducted within one country and none of the studies take account of confounding variables that change over time...

Osteoporosis Looking like osteoporosis has less to do with hormone issues, more to do with other stuff, collagen production [lack thereof], and chronically elevated acidity in the environment around bone similar to the de-mineralization of teeth. Like most...

“Myelin is synthesized as a multilamellar membrane, but the mechanisms of membrane turnover are unknown. We found that myelin pieces were gradually released from aging myelin sheaths and were subsequently cleared by microglia.” . “Myelin...

“The diverse collection of microorganisms that inhabit the gastrointestinal tract, collectively called the gut microbiota, profoundly influences many aspects of host physiology, including nutrient metabolism, resistance to infection and immune system...

Its that time of year. New Year Resolutions. Very large numbers of Americans decide to take up an exercise program, join a gym, etc. Exercise Psychology is a PhD degree program at many of our country’s universities. There are several research journals dedicated...