Choosing one man to cremate his body under the open sky

Creston, Colorado. Philip Enkao was about 6 years old when he asked his mother if it was true that he was going to die. She replied yes. And what happens next? Asked. She said, “Nothing.” “Just die, that’s it.” It was a hugely unsatisfactory answer, which Dr. Enkao later identified as a starting point for … Read more

Johns Hopkins researchers improve quality of life for seniors

Placeholder while loading article actions Baltimore Almost everyone knows someone – or this person – who has aches or pains, some forgetfulness or any other age-related problem or illness. As the human body ages, it deteriorates: bones become brittle, muscles do not recover quickly, even brains begin to shrink. Johns Hopkins University has brought together … Read more

Patrick M. Lloyd Dean of the College of Dentistry at Stony Brook University |

Patrick M Lloyd, DC, MSPhoto courtesy of Ohio State University Stony Brook, New York, May 18, 2022 – Stony Brook University has appointed Patrick M. Lloyd, MD, MS, Dean of College of Dentistry (SDM). Lloyd’s appointment announced, effective July 1 Hal Paz, MD, Executive Vice President for Health Sciences at Stony Brook University and Executive … Read more

Honoring graduate students at the graduation ceremony | newsroom

Weill Cornell Graduate School of Medical Sciences honored students in the Class of 2022 for their academic achievements during a convocation ceremony on May 18. The ceremony honored students who graduated with a master’s degree, as well as those who received special awards and prizes for their achievements in research, scholarship, and service. In addition … Read more

How a 1-acre rooftop medicine farm is fighting gentrification from the roof of Whole Foods in Oakland’s Temescal neighborhood

The view from the roof From Logan, a mixed-use apartment building on the corner of Telegraph Avenue and 51st Street in the Temescal neighborhood of Oakland, offers a panorama: the Oakland Hills to the east, and the San Francisco skyline to the immediately west. But arguably the rooftop panorama provides an equally stunning sight: a … Read more

The monitoring pathway tells cells when they’re low on fat: newsroom

Peter Douglas, Ph.D., (right) with graduate student Abigail Watterson DALLAS – May 18, 2022 – US Southwestern University researchers have discovered a molecular pathway that allows cells to sense when their fat supply is depleted, triggering a frenzy of starvation-preventing activity. The results contained in temper natureIt may one day lead to new ways to … Read more

Ethos and VetBloom Partnership Expand Award-Winning Diversity Programs at Purdue Veterinary Medicine

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. With multiple efforts toward diversity and inclusion already underway, Purdue University College of Veterinary Medicine This commitment expands on a series of pioneering efforts that are now reinforced by the new scholarship program from the College’s partners Fitblom And Veterinary Health Ethos. Ethos, a veterinary health company with hospitals across the United … Read more

Lasell University offers a new program for healthcare professionals aspiring to expand access to careers in medicine

Lasell University, in partnership with Tiber Health, has launched a new Master of Science in Medical Sciences (MSMS) program to connect recent college graduates with in-demand careers in medicine. Newton, Mass.And May 18 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Today, Lasell University announced a new Master of Medical Sciences (MSMS) program, in partnership with Health of the Tiber, … Read more