To the extent that our lives depend on drugs like Lipitor and on procedures like MRIs, they also depend on clinical trials--the experiments by which scientists ultimately prove the safety and efficacy of medications and treatments.
Without inventing a single new drug or technology, hundreds of thousands of women's lives can be saved.
Mercury levels in polar bears reveal a growing threat to human health.
Geographic information systems and modeling techniques help show how local resources can benefit health.
Heart disease, a leading cause of death among women, requires different management strategies for women than it does for men.