December 24, 2011 by Library and Archives Canada
Dr. Emily Howard Stowe was a pioneering Canadian physician and suffragette She was not only the first Canadian woman to practise medicine in Canada, but she was also a lifelong champion of women's rights. Her tireless campaign...Read more
September 28, 2012 by Society for General Microbiology
Digested coconut oil is able to attack the bacteria that cause tooth decay It is a natural antibiotic that could be incorporated into commercial dental care products, say scientists presenting their work at the Society for General...Read more
September 26, 2011 by Eric v.d. Luft, Ph.D., M.L.S.
Nineteen ninety-nine marks the 150th anniversary of the entrance of women into the modern regular medical profession On January 23, 1849, Elizabeth Blackwell (February 3, 1821 – May 31, 1910) received her M.D. from Geneva Medical College...Read more
September 29, 2011 by Rutgers University
Researchers at Rutgers and UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School have determined the structure of a protein that is the first line of defense in fighting viral infections including influenza, hepatitis C, West Nile, rabies, and measles. Principal...Read more