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Inaccurate Medical Journalism Produces False Positives

Inaccurate Medical Journalism Produces False Positives

By Aparna Alankar, Contributing Writer

October 12, 2016


Filed under Opinion, Top Stories

People with limited health literacy skills are often misinformed about the body and of disease, leading to a misunderstanding of the relationship between lifestyle factors like diet and exercise and various health outcomes.

NYU Prof Scrutinizes Zika with New Grant

NYU Prof Scrutinizes Zika with New Grant

By Lavanya Shukla, Contributing Writer

September 12, 2016


Filed under News

An NYU professor was given a $1 million grant to study the Zika virus and its effects on those infected.