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New study in Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavior validates use of the Vitamin D Calculator app for tracking intake

Vitamin D is essential for the maintenance of bone health and may be implicated in other chronic diseases, as well as immunity, but adults in Canada are consistently deficient in dietary vitamin D, by nearly 400 international units per day


Elsevier journal Maturitas, today announced the publication of a position statement by the European Menopause and Andropause Society (EMAS) covering non-hormonal management of menopausal vasomotor symptoms.Hot flashes are a common menopausal symptom. They tend to intensify during the perimenopause and


First published articles in NFS Journal now available on ScienceDirect

Elsevier, a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, today announced the launch of NFS Journal, a new open access journal.The new NFS Journal is published by Elsevier in cooperation with the Society of Nutrition and


Gender Disparities Persist, Reports The American Journal of Medicine

The existence of gender-based wage gaps in many occupations continues to be a hot-button topic in social and political debates. While much attention has been focused on medium- and lower-wage positions, some studies have shown that wage disparities extend to


Focus on Environmentally-Friendly Materials is Key to Climate Change Response

Elsevier, a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, today announced the publication of three new books on sustainability and efficiency in civil engineering materials and infrastructure, a growing area of research and development. These books


New Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) will help thousands of med students prepare for the United States Medical Licensing Examination

Elsevier, a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, announced today that it has launched a free MOOC (Massive Open Online Course) designed to help medical students prepare for the United States Medical Licensing Examination (USMLE)


Essential Insights from Knovel Available via Industry-Leading CAD Software

Elsevier, a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, today announced the launch of Knovel Quick Search for AutoCAD. Available to customers at no cost, the feature rich, easy-to-use search plugin connects Knovel’s essential insights with


A team of researchers from Sweden and the United States have examined the potential role of the family environment and neighborhood factors on mental health outcomes in a new study published in Journal of Psychiatric Research.The study includes highly detailed


FDA responds with draft guidance documents to close loopholes, according to commentary in Mayo Clinic Proceedings

Clinics across the United States are advertising stem cell treatments that attempt to take advantage of what they perceive as exceptions in FDA regulations, according to bioethicist Leigh G. Turner, PhD, Associate Professor, University of Minnesota Center for Bioethics and


Elsevier Publishing Campus offers free training, advice and options for debate on a variety of topics related to academic publishing

Elsevier, a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, has announced the launch of its free online training campus, Elsevier Publishing Campus (www.publishingcampus.elsevier.com), which aims to furnish researchers with the skills and knowledge they need to


Elsevier, a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, is pleased to announce the launch of a new journal, Journal of Commodity Markets.Commodity markets are important for economic development and growth and are at the center


Blood from fewer donors lowers the risk of acquiring lifelong illness

Using fresh whole blood from single donors is better than using component blood from multiple donors in pediatric heart surgery patients, according to an article in the May 2015 issue of The Annals of Thoracic Surgery.Key pointsFresh whole blood reduces


Healthcare professionals and emergency responders in Nepal can access Elsevier content, online and by mobile devices, through ClinicalKey and NIH’s Emergency Access Initiative

To support the health and disaster professionals responding to the Nepal earthquake, Elsevier is providing free access to its primary online clinical information tool, ClinicalKey, and to more than 90 publications through the NIH’s Emergency Access Initiative (EAI). “We want


Study published in Waste Management wins Elsevier’s Atlas award

As the world population, economy and consumption grows, a complex and multi-dimensional approach is needed to manage a rising tide of solid waste, researchers say in a study published in the journal Waste Management. The research by Lilliana Abarca-Guerrero, now


Rates of infection with the deadly superbug Clostridium difficile were highest in the Northeast region of the country and in the spring season over the last 10 years, according to a study published in the May issue of the American