A multidisciplinary publication exploring the intersection of healthcare and human rights in today’s world.
Ozempic®: Social Media Weight Loss Trend vs Diabetes Medication
Written by Anushka Angle Diabetes has been a prevalent issue in America with almost 11% of the nation’s population having the condition, and 1 in 5 not being aware they have it. As the years go on, diabetes has unfortunately not been subdued. In fact, in the last 20 years,… Continue reading Ozempic®: Social Media Weight Loss Trend vs Diabetes Medication
Representation of Women in Neurosurgery
Written by Luiza Ghazaryan Neurosurgery is a medical discipline that explores disorders of the brain, peripheral nerves, and the spinal cord. Becoming a neurosurgeon in the United States is a lengthy process, requiring four years of medical school education and 7-8 years of residency training. After completing the residency program,… Continue reading Representation of Women in Neurosurgery
Blood Filtration as a Possible Treatment for Alzheimer’s Disease
Written by Kranti Kaur Alzheimer’s disease is a brain disease, a type of dementia, a term that means memory loss severe enough to hinder daily life experiences. The greatest risk factor for Alzheimer’s is aging. Usually those with Alzheimer’s tend to be 65 years of age or older: those who… Continue reading Blood Filtration as a Possible Treatment for Alzheimer’s Disease
A Glimpse into the Economical and Cultural Effects on Mental Healthcare in the Middle East
Written by Luiza Ghazaryan and Ambika Nair Each year, the first week of October is marked as National Mental Health Awareness Month and October 10th is World Mental Health Day. In developed countries such as France, there are Medical Psychological Centers that provide mostly free services covered by state health… Continue reading A Glimpse into the Economical and Cultural Effects on Mental Healthcare in the Middle East
The Role of Oncolytic Viruses in Cancer Treatment
Written by Kranti Kaur The search for a cure to cancer has been ongoing for decades now, but no “cure” that can effectively eradicate the disease has been found. Currently, surgery is used to remove cancerous tumors, chemotherapy uses a mix of different drugs to kill off cancerous cells throughout… Continue reading The Role of Oncolytic Viruses in Cancer Treatment
We are What We Eat: Evaluating the Correlation between Nutrition, Food Insecurity, and Mental Health
Written by Ambika Nair “You are what you eat”, but how about when it comes to your mental health: is your mental health truly an impression of ‘what you eat’? For a while now, we have correlated healthier eating to a more positive and overall improved mental health. However, only… Continue reading We are What We Eat: Evaluating the Correlation between Nutrition, Food Insecurity, and Mental Health
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