• Kent State professor receives grant to study role of oxytocin in the developing brain

    6 days ago - By News Medical

    Heather Caldwell, Ph.D., a professor in Kent State University's Department of Biological Sciences, recently received a $450,000 grant to study the role that oxytocin plays in the developing brain.
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  • New 'gag rule' may adversely impact health care of pregnant women

    6 days ago - By News Medical

    A new Texas Policy Evaluation Project study on Texas organizations receiving family planning funds finds that proposed federal guidelines restricting abortion counseling and referrals for Title X providers may adversely impact the health care of pregnant women.
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  • CU Denver professor receives funding to study opioid addiction treatment for chronic pain sufferers

    6 days ago - By News Medical

    The University of Colorado Denver and assistant psychology professor Dr. Amy Wachholtz were awarded more than $700,000 in funding by the National Institute of Health to study treatments for chronic pain sufferers who become addicted to opioids. Recruitment is underway to enroll study patients for this clinical research.
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