Fred Hutch leads large-scale review of COVID-19 clinical trials that highlights multiple disparities

SEATTLE — December 5, 2022 — Women were underrepresented in COVID-19 treatment clinical trials, and some racial and ethnic groups were underrepresented in COVID-19 prevention trials, according to a new…

B.C. conference highlights the holistic nature of workplace safety – Saanich News

Safety in the workplace means more than donning a high-vis vest and eye protection. For British Columbia’s vast manufacturing industry – much like its service, tech, tourism and other sectors…

Major study highlights five critical challenges — ScienceDaily

As wildfires cause increasing devastation worldwide, dozens of fire experts across the nation are joining together in calling for a more strategic and interdisciplinary approach to pursuing wildfire research and…

New Open-access Book on Microplastic Pollution Highlights the Need for Better Science and Management : UMass Amherst

In Microplastic in the Environment: Pattern and Process, editor Michael S. Bank, senior scientist at Norway’s Institute of Marine Research and professor of contaminants and complex systems at UMass Amherst,…

Population-scale study highlights ongoing risk of COVID-19 in some cancer patients despite vaccination — ScienceDaily

A study co-led by the Universities of Oxford, Birmingham and Southampton and the UK Health Security Agency (UKHSA), published in Lancet Oncology today by the UK Coronavirus Cancer Evaluation Project,…

Massive single-cell atlas across human tissues highlights cell types where disease genes are active — ScienceDaily

Genetic studies have revealed many genes linked to both common and rare disease, but to understand how those genes bring about disease and use those insights to help develop therapies,…

It’s Wildfire Awareness Month – Time to Bring in the Cattle & Sheep. A New Film Highlights the Importance of Conserving Rangeland to Help Prevent Catastrophic Wildfires and Maintain Wildlife Habitat and Clean Water.

SACRAMENTO, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–How can well-managed rangelands mitigate the effects of California’s devastating wildfires? A new film by California Rangeland Trust shares how livestock grazing and working lands conservation and management…

A Dietetics graduate highlights the importance of Holistic Nutrition

Dealing with lifestyle disorders can be soul-draining with so many medications, lab reports, doctor visits, and what not! But, what if there is another perspective to look at it? Let…

Holistic Dental Center Highlights the Kind of Services They Provide

Holistic Dental Center is the leading dental office based in Millburn, NJ. In the latest update, the office explained the services they provide. Millburn, NJ – Holistic Dental Center recently…

Analysis: How Omicron highlights fading hope of herd immunity from COVID

CHICAGO, Jan 20 (Reuters) – The Omicron variant, which is spreading far faster than previous versions of the coronavirus, is not likely to help countries achieve so-called herd immunity against…