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Association Between Genital Talc Use and Increased Risk of Ovarian Cancer

A new study published in the Journal of Clinical Oncology provides compelling evidence that genital talc use is associated with an increased risk of ovarian cancer. This extensive analysis, part…

Ricerca: Associazione tra uso di talco nelle zone intime e aumento del rischio di cancro ovarico

Un nuovo studio, pubblicato sul Journal of Clinical Oncology, fornisce prove convincenti che l’uso di talco nelle zone intime è associato ad un aumento del rischio di cancro ovarico. Questa…

Microplastics, algal blooms, seafood safety are public health concerns addressed by new Oceans and Human Health Centers

To address plastics and other problems that could affect human health, the NIH and the U.S. National Science Foundation (NSF) are jointly funding four new Centers for Oceans and Human…

Lower dose of mpox vaccine is safe and generates six-week antibody response equivalent to standard regimen

Colorized scanning electron micrograph of mpox virus particles (blue) on the surface of infected VERO E6 cells (pink). NIAID A dose-sparing intradermal mpox vaccination regimen was safe and generated an…

NIH RECOVER makes long COVID data easier to access

Secure data from more than 14,000 adults who participate in National Institutes of Health observational research on long COVID are now available to authorized researchers through BioData Catalyst (BDC). BDC…

Repurposed drug shows promise against endometriosis-related pain in animal model

Fenoprofen, a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID), successfully alleviated pain and inflammation in a rodent model of endometriosis, according to researchers funded by the National Institutes of Health (NIH). They chose…

NIH researchers identify brain connections associated with ADHD in youth

Researchers at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) have discovered that symptoms of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) are tied to atypical interactions between the brain’s frontal cortex and information processing centers…

Semaglutide Reduces Severity of Common Liver Disease in People with HIV #CROI2024

A weekly injection of semaglutide was safe and reduced the amount of fat in the liver by 31% in people with HIV and metabolic dysfunction-associated steatotic liver disease (MASLD), according…

Smoking cannabis associated with increased risk of heart attack, stroke

Frequent cannabis smoking may significantly increase a person’s risk for heart attack and stroke, according to an observational study supported by the National Institutes of Health. The study, published in…

Antibody reduces allergic reactions to multiple foods in NIH clinical trial

A 16-week course of a monoclonal antibody, omalizumab, increased the amount of peanut, tree nuts, egg, milk and wheat that multi-food allergic children as young as 1 year could consume…