Researchers at Columbia University Medical Center and New York State Psychiatric Institute found that those who began smoking recently are more likely to have a psychiatric or substance use disorders than those who began smoking previously.
A new program at CUMC has been established to improve the health and well-being of LGBT individuals.
It's not how close you feel to your partner, but whether your degree of closeness matches your desires, finds a new study from the Mailman School of Public Health.
Prenatal folic acid supplements appear to reduce the risk for autistic spectrum disorders, according to a study in the Journal of the American Medical Association.
Researchers at Columbia Engineering and ICAP field-tested a low-cost "lab on a chip" in Rwanda that allows for fast HIV testing in remote areas.