Unhealthy culture around anal sex encouraging coercion and pain

Greater openness needed to challenge harmful attitudes and expectations about anal sex between men and women.

Alternative Therapies

Study Finds Acupuncture Does Not Improve Chronic Knee Pain

Acupuncture did not provide any benefit in patients older than 50 years with moderate or severe chronic knee pain, according to a new research study published today in the Journal ... Full story

Blood, Heart and Circulation

New ways to treat anemia could evolve from acetate supplement research

DALLAS – UT Southwestern Medical Center researchers seeking novel treatments for anemia found that giving acetate, the major component of household vinegar, to anemic mice stimulated the formation of new ... Full story

Female Reproductive

Women, work and menopause

Findings from the 'Women, work and the menopause' study, involving researchers from La Trobe, Monash and Yale Universities, offer a unique insight into the physical and emotional life stresses and ... Full story

Metabolic Problems

Fat molecules influence form and function of key photosynthesis protein

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — A mysterious space within a protein critical to photosynthesis is filled with fat molecules that influence both the protein’s architecture and electrical properties, according to two ... Full story

Oral and Dental Health

Combatting periodontal pathogens

A total 12 million Germans suffer from periodontitis. If the inflammation remains untreated, this could lead to tooth loss. However, it is also suspected of triggering many other diseases, like ... Full story

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