• Caution urged at Zika symposium

Caution urged at Zika symposium

  • June 21st, 2016

Scientists and public officials warned residents of health risks and provided mosquito-abatement tips during the Zika Virus Awareness Symposium, held June 9 at the Aresty Auditorium on the Health Sciences Campus.

Lecture topics ranged from the control, diagnosis and treatment of the Zika virus and how this epidemic may affect…  Read More »

  • Piping hot drinks may lead to cancer of the esophagus

Piping hot drinks may lead to cancer of the esophagus

    June 16th, 2016

Drinking piping hot coffee, tea and the caffeine-infused beverage yerba mate probably causes cancer, the World Health Organization announced Wednesday.

Beverages surpassing 149 degrees Fahrenheit may increase the risk of tumors in the esophagus, which resides in…  Read More »

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