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Health Researchers Will Get $10.1 Million to Counter Gender Bias in Studies
New York Times - Health : September 23, 2014, 12:17 pm
Grants will be used to include more human participants — generally women — in clinical trials and to ensure that laboratory animals, even cell lines, are representative of both genders.
Soccer Star Bellini Is Found to Have Had Brain Trauma
New York Times - Health : September 23, 2014, 10:30 am
The advanced case of C.T.E. in Bellini, a Brazilian who died in March, indicated again to researchers that the brain disease is not connected only to boxers and American football players.
Ebola Cases Could Reach 1.4 Million in 4 Months, C.D.C. Estimates
New York Times - Health : September 23, 2014, 10:12 am
A report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released Tuesday gave worst- and best-case estimates for Liberia and Sierra Leone based on computer modeling.
Well: Vitamin E, Selenium Fail to Prevent Cataracts
New York Times - Health : September 23, 2014, 1:06 am
Vitamin E and selenium are unlikely to lower cataract risk, though selenium might have a small effect, a large new study found.
Soda Makers Coca-Cola, PepsiCo and Dr Pepper Join in Effort to Cut Americans’ Drink Calories
New York Times - Health : September 23, 2014, 1:01 am
The soda companies said they would change practices like marketing to encourage less consumption of calorie-heavy drinks.