In a provocative opinion piece, News Team member Saif Hossein examines the advancing ages of politicians and judges, and argues they should face mandatory retirement ages just as airline pilots do.
New in Exploring Health's longform vertical: Cora Barnum uncovers the pervasive myths and real risks of America's fixation on dietary supplements, urging a return to fundamental nutrition over quick-fix solutions.
In a new opinion piece, News Team member Gillian Feinglass argues that municipal governments must mandate that restaurants collect and compost food waste — a huge task that is crucial to controlling the food waste problem.
New from the @EmoryCSHH News Team: Discover our Weekly Health Digest, exploring the implications of harsh anti-LGBTQ laws, investigating the role of social media as a public health risk, and delving into current issues in teen mental health.
New in Exploring Health's longform vertical: Lexy Campbell offers a straightforward look at the widespread issue of doctor burnout, highlighting how systemic challenges in healthcare are leading to increasing stress and dissatisfaction among physicians.
News Team member Lexy Campbell explores a 2023 study that highlights the costs imposed by a federal mandate that healthcare fund health-related social needs.
News Team member Saif Hossain reveals a significant discovery about COVID-19's ability to alter gene expression in bone marrow stem cells, potentially impacting long-term health. This breakthrough at Weill Cornell Medicine offers new insights into the virus's far-reaching effects beyond the respiratory system.
News Team member Caroline Hansen suggests a significant shift in language around menstruation, aiming for inclusivity for transgender and nonbinary individuals. This study reveals the varied linguistic expressions and the impact of gendered language on gender dysphoria.
News Team member Jeeya Sharma delves into a recent study from Emory University, uncovering a pivotal link between the gut microbiome and Alzheimer’s disease. This groundbreaking research suggests new microbiota-based approaches for treating neurodegenerative diseases.
News Team member Gillian Feinglass suggests that saunas might offer more than just relaxation; they could be a groundbreaking treatment for depression. New research reveals heat therapy as a potential nonpharmacological approach to reduce depressive symptoms.