Sunday, January 14, 2018

Does Cycling Harm Male Genitals?

Cycling in the past has received some criticism based on studies that suggested the sport is linked to erectile function. Those results may be moot, however, according to findings published in the Journal of Urology late last year. The study revealed that sexual and urinary health isn’t negatively impacted by cycling—particularly when compared to swimmers and…

Friday, January 12, 2018

How to stop overdoses? Prevent them to begin with

By Lindsey Richardson, Research Scientist, BC Centre on Substance Use and Assistant Professor, Department of Sociology, University of British Columbia and Jenna Van Draanen, Postdoctoral Fellow, University of British Columbia. The Public Health Agency of Canada recently released projections that 2017 will have seen a total of more than 4,000 opioid-related deaths. This is a catastrophic…