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

Should First Responders Use Acupuncture and Integrative Medicine in Natural Disasters and Battle Zones?

New Rochelle, NY — Delivering traditional emergency medical care at ground zero of natural disasters and military conflicts is challenging. First responders trained in simple integrative medicine approaches such as ... Full story

Blood, Heart and Circulation

World first: lifeless hearts restarted and successfully transplanted

UNSW Conjoint Associate Professor Kumud Dhital, who is based at the Victor Change Cardiac Research Institute, has performed two successful heart transplants using organs that had stopped beating prior to ... Full story

Kidneys and Urinary System

New support method improves health of kidney disease patients

A healthcare intervention developed by researchers at the University of Manchester and funded by the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Collaboration for Leadership in Applied Health Research and Care ... Full story

Life style and Fitness

Survey Predicts Top 20 Fitness Trends for 2015

INDIANAPOLIS – Push-ups, planks, lunges and squats. If you’ve recently incorporated more body weight exercises into your workout routine, you’re part of a growing trend. The American College of Sports ... Full story

Sexual Health

New findings will improve the sex lives of women with back problems

Newly published findings from the University of Waterloo are giving women with bad backs renewed hope for better sex lives. The findings—part of the first-ever study to document how the ... Full story

Skin, Hair and Nails

Pioneering gloves seek to tackle skin disorders

Researchers at the Florence Nightingale Faculty of Nursing and Midwifery, King’s College London, have recently been awarded just over £1.6m from the National Institute for Health Research Invention for Innovation ... Full story

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