All Entries by Sharon Parmet

Graziano Pinna; experts guide

November 10, 2017

Both obese and anorexic women have low levels of ‘feel good’ neurosteroid

An under-recognized contributor to mood disorders

Helen Lee

November 8, 2017

Why do some kids die under dental anesthesia?

Better reporting, more research needed

Nancy Freitag

November 7, 2017

University Scholar Nancy Freitag

Honoring faculty members for superior research, teaching

John Davis

November 7, 2017

Psychiatrist wins prize for schizophrenia research

UIC College of Medicine faculty member John Davis wins Lieber Prize

alcohol

November 6, 2017

Higher estrogen levels linked to increased alcohol sensitivity in brain’s ‘reward center’

Findings may play a role in development of addiction in women

a pair of handcuffs
woman using laptop

October 23, 2017

Bloated browser functionality presents unnecessary security, privacy risks

Blocking most browser features doesn’t harm websites

sonographer giving an ultrasound to a pregnant woman

October 16, 2017

Skimping on sleep may contribute to gestational diabetes

Less sleep, higher blood sugar levels

glass of water splashing

October 12, 2017

Largest-ever study to look at maternal nitrate consumption and birth outcomes

1 million Danish newborns to be included

illustration of red blood cells

October 9, 2017

Cells that die with a bang contribute to high death rate in bloodstream infections

Molecules involved in pyroptosis new drug targets

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