• Study evaluates ICU workers' mental health during the COVID-19 pandemic

    3 days ago - By News Medical

    A high proportion of staff working in intensive care units during the COVID-19 pandemic have experienced mental health conditions, according to a new study.
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  • Study evaluates physical activity and sedentary behavior in relation to OSA risk

    3 days ago - By News Medical

    Being more physically active and spending fewer hours per day sitting watching TV is linked to a substantially lower risk of developing obstructive sleep apnea , according to new research published in the European Respiratory Journal
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  • New project aims to reduce smokeless tobacco use in American Indian communities

    3 days ago - By News Medical

    The College of Health Institute for Indigenous Studies has been awarded nearly $1.8 million from the American Cancer Society. The project will test the efficacy of a culturally tailored program aimed at reducing American Indian smokeless tobacco use.
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  • New study confirms relationship between toxic pollution, climate risks to human health

    3 days ago - By ScienceDaily

    In a new study that combines assessments of the risks of toxic emissions, nontoxic emissions and people's vulnerability to them, researchers found a strong and statistically significant relationship between the spatial distribution of global climate risk and toxic pollution.
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