The Columbia University College of Dental Medicine is being honored by the ADEAGies Foundation, the philanthropic arm of the American Dental Education Association, for its Community DentCare program.
In most cases of ALS, a toxin released by cells that normally nurture neurons in the brain and spinal cord can trigger loss of the nerve cells affected in the disease, report Columbia researchers.
The holiday season can be overwhelming, but there are ways to help manage the stress.
In David Fidock’s malaria lab, understanding the parasite’s resistance to drugs guides the development of better therapies.
Nelson Mandela, revered for his role in ending apartheid in South Africa, has garnered less attention as a public health hero.
If you’re like most Americans, you will break your well-intentioned New Year’s resolutions by February. Here’s some advice on making resolutions you may be able to keep in 2014.