New research suggests ways to get men to open up

Lena Weib

UBCO research shows that finding ways to anchor mental health promotion in a lifestyle intervention such as team sports, hobbies or other interests encourages men to seek out and engage in health services. While the stereotypical image of the sullen male suffering in silence still rings true in many places, […]

Bausch + Lomb Presents Data from Second Pivotal Phase 3 Trial of Investigational Treatment NOV03 (Perfluorohexyloctane) at the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology Annual Meeting

Lena Weib

NOV03 Met Primary Endpoints for Signs and Symptoms of Dry Eye Disease Associated with Meibomian Gland Dysfunction in Both Phase 3 Trials VAUGHAN, ON and LAVAL, QC and HEIDELBERG, Germany, May 3, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Bausch + Lomb, a leading global eye health business of Bausch Health Companies Inc. (NYSE/TSX: […]

The problem with endometriosis research

Lena Weib

Women’s reproductive health attracts far less research funding than almost all other medical research. As for endometriosis — a condition that affects around 10% of women of reproductive age — the lack of research is particularly striking. This debilitating condition can impact day-to-day life, education, work, and mental health, but […]

DiNAQOR Announces Research Collaboration with Children’s Medical Research Institute to Develop Novel, Cardiac Specific Capsids

Lena Weib

ZURICH-SCHLIEREN, Switzerland and WESTMEAD, NSW, Australia, Jan. 10, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — DiNAQOR, a genetic medicine platform company focused on addressing severe inherited cardiac diseases, today announced it has entered into a research collaboration with Children’s Medical Research Institute (CMRI) in Australia to develop novel bioengineered adeno-associated virus (AAV) capsids to route […]

Can we trust industry-funded cholesterol research?

Lena Weib

Share on PinterestA review investigates how industry funding might influence the conclusions of cholesterol research. Xiangfeng Xu/EyeEm/Getty Images There is much debate about the role of dietary cholesterol in people’s health. An increasing number of studies into dietary cholesterol have funding from the food industry. A new review identifies an […]