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Study Pokes Holes in Kratom’s ‘Bad Rap’ Study Pokes Holes in Kratom’s ‘Bad Rap’ Research

Study Pokes Holes in Kratom’s ‘Bad Rap’

  • By Christine Roth
  • Dec. 13, 2017
A recently published scientific review led by URMC associate professor of Psychiatry Marc Swogger, Ph.D., may help reduce misconceptions about the controversial plant kratom and highlight its ...
A Day for Quitters: Great American Smokeout A Day for Quitters: Great American Smokeout Patient Care

A Day for Quitters: Great American Smokeout

  • By Lori Barrette
  • Nov. 13, 2017
Quit smoking—even for one day—and you will take an important step toward a healthier life, one that can reduce your risk for cancer as well as cardiovascular and respiratory diseases. The American ...
Study Pokes Holes in Fetal Alcohol Hypothesis Study Pokes Holes in Fetal Alcohol Hypothesis Research

Study Pokes Holes in Fetal Alcohol Hypothesis

  • By Mark Michaud
  • Oct. 4, 2017
A new study published in the journal Brain Behavior and Immunity appears to challenge the theory that cells in the brain’s immune system are the culprit behind the neurological damage that occurs in ...
New Report Released on Pain and Opioid Epidemic New Report Released on Pain and Opioid Epidemic

New Report Released on Pain and Opioid Epidemic

  • By URMC Communications
  • Jul. 19, 2017
UR Medicine's Eastman Institute for Oral Health Director and chronic pain expert Dr. Eli Eliav was part of a national team of specialists charged with studying pain management and the opioid ...