For Boys, Sports Key to Mental Health

MONDAY, Sept. 27, 2021 — Trying to fit soccer or Little League into your son’s busy schedule? Canadian researchers offer some compelling reasons to do so. Little boys who play sports are less apt to be anxious or depressed later in childhood and more likely to be active in their early teens, according to the […]

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Boehringer Ingelheim acquires Abexxa Biologics to further expand its research efforts in cancer immunology and novel immunotherapeutic approaches

Boehringer Ingelheim announced the acquisition of Abexxa Biologics Inc., a biopharmaceutical company taking a new approach in the fields of immuno-oncology and oncology research to develop the next generation of precision medicines designed to revolutionize cancer treatments. The acquisition will allow Boehringer Ingelheim to access Abexxa’s expertise in targeting cancer-specific proteins that are located inside […]

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Birds Make a Comeback During Pandemic

SUNDAY, Sept. 26, 2021 — When COVID-19 restrictions forced you indoors, it brought birds back to North America, new research shows. Across the United States and Canada, birders documented an 80% increase among most of the 82 species they recorded since the start of pandemic restrictions last year. Some species (26%) increased in response to […]

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Infant Deaths Spark Baby Loungers Recall

FRIDAY, Sept. 24, 2021 — The death of eight babies has prompted the Boppy Company and the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) to recall more than 3 million baby loungers, they announced Thursday. A year ago, the CPSC issued a safety warning about similar pillow-like baby products, CBS News reported. When babies are placed […]

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