More Transparency at FDA Needed

Posted by Sondra Forsyth

As the new administration considers the future direction of the Food and Drug Administration, a group of leading researchers has created a Blueprint for Transparency at the agency to advance … Read More→

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Brain Health

The Aging Brain

Posted by Jane Farrell

The brain changes as we get older, but not everyone’s brain changes the same way. The experts from the National Institute on Aging (NIA) explain how our brain functions and … Read More→

Medical Care

A New Approach to Giving Penicillins

Posted by Jane Farrell

Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) and Brigham and Women’s Hospital (BWH) investigators have developed two approaches to increasing the use of penicillins and cephalosporins – highly effective antibiotics that are not … Read More→


What's Causing Your Itchy Eyes?

Posted by Jane Farrell

When most people talk about allergies, they’re referring to “allergic rhinitis” – the sneezing and runny nose that result from the inhalation of airborne allergens. But there are allergies of … Read More→