Evidence reviews now incorporated into BMJ Best Practice to better inform decision making.
In a letter sent today to leaders in the House of Representatives and the Senate, the American College of Physicians (ACP), representing 148,000 internal medicine physicians (internists), related subspecialists, and medical students, implored Congress to not roll back coverage and protections established by the Affordable Care Act (ACA), and to evaluate any proposals to change it based on whether or not they would result in improvements in coverage, access and protections for patients.
The University of Utah joins the Reducing Embodied-Energy and Decreasing Emissions Institute, a national coalition that aims to drive down the cost of technologies essential to reuse, recycle and remanufacture metals and other materials.
Article summarizes top 10 laboratory developments and discoveries in 2016.
The history of wine in Japan is short, with full scale brewing beginning only 150 years ago. However, 400-year old historical documents found by the Eisei-Bunko Research Center of Kumamoto University, Japan show that a lord on the most southern of the four main islands of Japan ordered his people to begin wine making.
The Biogerontology Research Foundation announces a partnership with Diversity.AI to prevent age-discrimination in deep-learning based approaches to ageing biomarker development, characterization and prediction. This partnership has implications both for preventing age-discrimination throughout society in general and for improving the scientific and clinical accuracy of ageing biomarker development in particular.
A new version of the free MyHealth Counts app is available. It now features graphical feedback, interventions and coaching.
In 2021, NASA will launch a mission to a group of asteroids that accompany the giant planet Jupiter. An ASU-built instrument will be on board to explore these objects' physical properties.
NASA has approved an ASU mission to a metal asteroid called Psyche, marking the first time scientists will be able to see and explore a planetary core firsthand.
The Gerontological Society of America -- the nation's largest interdisciplinary organization devoted to the field of aging -- has launched Innovation in Aging, a new peer-reviewed, interdisciplinary journal. It will publish conceptually sound, methodologically rigorous, translational research focused on aging and the life course. The journal is now welcoming manuscripts.