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Science needs to catch up with the public awareness, say researchers

The organic chemicals in fracking fluid have been uncovered in two new studies, providing a basis for water contamination testing and future regulation. The research, published in Trends in Environmental Analytical Chemistry and Science of the Total Environment, reveals that


Improvements seen in obese and overweight adults regardless of amount and intensity of exercise, report researchers in the Journal of Hepatology

Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) is the most common cause of chronic liver disease in the western world. A new study published in the Journal of Hepatology shows that exercise, regardless of frequency or intensity, benefits obese and overweight adults


The Journal of Adolescent Health (JAH), the Official Publication of the Society for Adolescent Health and Medicine, has added an important new online resource, “For Parents & Teens,” to directly connect adolescents, young adults, and their families to practical information


A note of caution from a new study in Biological Psychiatry

With each new amyloid-targeting treatment for Alzheimer’s disease that has been developed, there has been a corresponding concern. For example, antibodies targeting amyloid-β peptide (Aβ) produce inflammation in the brain in some patients. Gamma secretase inhibitors tend to produce adverse


CERN and Elsevier have announced that articles published by CERN authors in Elsevier Physics journals that are not covered by the SCOAP3 Open Access initiative will be published open access. Thanks to this agreement, CERN results in fields such as


Overconsumption of these non-regulated drinks poses risks for arrhythmias and other cardiovascular events, as reported in the Canadian Journal of Cardiology

The rapid rise in popularity of energy drinks (EDs), particularly among adolescents (aged 10-19 years) and young adults, has serious implications for cardiac health. In an article published in the Canadian Journal of Cardiology, researchers focus on the pharmacology of


Ultrasound more cost-effective and safer than other imaging modalities, reports the American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology

Ultrasound technology has evolved dramatically in recent years. A group of noted obstetricians and gynecologists maintain that ultrasound is more cost-effective and safer than other imaging modalities for imaging the female pelvis and should be the first imaging modality used


Materials in Society Lecture Series at ICMAT, Singapore, June 30 2015

Elsevier, a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services and publishing home of Materials Today, announced that its Materials Science Council has launched the Materials in Society Lecture Series. The inaugural lectures will be presented during


Six book titles recognized in six categories, from critical care-emergency nursing to psychiatric and mental health nursing

Elsevier, a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, announced today that six of its nursing book titles are recipients of the American Journal of Nursing (AJN) Book of the Year awards.“We are honored that Elsevier


Human and comparative reproduction, genomics, regenerative medicine, clinical trials top the list of subjects

Elsevier, a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, today announced the publication of the latest edition of Knobil and Neill's Physiology of Reproduction. Elsevier is introducing this updated foundational reference on human and comparative reproduction


Patients with Clostridium difficile infection (CDI) are twice as likely to be readmitted to the hospital as patients without the deadly diarrheal infection, according to a study published in the April issue of the American Journal of Infection Control, the


Reports new study in Biological Psychiatry

Can the consumption of fatty foods change your behavior and your brain?High-fat diets have long been known to increase the risk for medical problems, including heart disease and stroke, but there is growing concern that diets high in fat might


Improved survival rates demonstrated in mouse models of aggressive human leukemia using leukemia cells taken directly from patients, according to new EBioMedicine study

A team of researchers led by Fatih M. Uckun, MD, PhD, of The Saban Research Institute of Children’s Hospital Los Angeles and Professor at the University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine has determined that radiation resistance in leukemia


Elsevier, a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, and the editorial team of Journal of Catalysis are delighted to announce that Professor Joachim Sauer of the Humboldt-Universität Berlin has joined Professors Johannes Lercher, Christophe Copéret,


The Journal of Sexual Medicine, Sexual Medicine Reviews, and Sexual Medicine to be published by Elsevier

Elsevier, a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, has announced that it has been selected by the International Society for Sexual Medicine (ISSM) to publish its flagship journal, The Journal of Sexual Medicine, as well