March 24, 2022

Navigating a Colorectal Cancer Diagnosis

March is National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month. In early 2021, Jamie VandenAvond noticed blood in her stool. She was a little concerned, but she was also […]
March 25, 2022

Vaccine Hesitancy Is Complicating Physicians’ Obligation to Respect Patient Autonomy During the Covid-19 Pandemic

By Ryan Liu, Penn State Sitting barely 6 feet away from me, my patient yelled angrily, his face mask slipping to his upper lip: “No, I […]
March 28, 2022

Even After Lockdowns Eased, Pandemic Depression Persisted Across Social Classes – New Study

By Catherine Ettman, Boston University and Sandro Galea, Boston University The Research Brief is a short take about interesting academic work. The big idea One year […]
March 28, 2022

What’s Hot About Menopause? Sex!

It’s time to make Naked Fridays a reality. A lot of people think menopause means less sex, and less enjoyable sex, but the opposite can be […]