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University of Iowa touting 'exercise is medicine' – The Gazette

IOWA CITY — Imagine if you could pop a pill that would lower the risk of heart disease, diabetes, cancer and other chronic illnesses while improving quality of sleep, strengthening cognitive function, preventing depression and decreasing anxiety. Well, you can’t, according to Lucas Carr, University of Iowa associate professor in the Department of Health and… Read More »

Reliance on 'YouTube medicine' may be dangerous for those concerned about prostate cancer – Medical Xpress

Micrograph showing prostatic acinar adenocarcinoma (the most common form of prostate cancer) Credit: Wikipedia The most popular YouTube videos on prostate cancer often offer misleading or biased medical information that poses potential health risks to patients, an analysis of the social media platform shows. Led by researchers at NYU School of Medicine and its Perlmutter… Read More »