Health

Health

an illustration of an astronaut in space, surrounded by food

A UBC prof tackles the challenge of adequate nutrition for astronauts.

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Diet and health are closely linked, but how does nutrition affect specific diseases?

Two rows of cars in traffic jam with exhaust arising

This study found that even brief exposure to air pollution rapidly impacts the brain.

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Research from the UBC Faculty of Medicine could stop the disease in its tracks — and even...

Dr. Jimena Perez-Vargas working in a lab

This discovery paves the way for new medicines for COVID-19 variants.

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Here’s how men can find healthy ways to recover from a partner-initiated breakup.

Three UBC researchers in a lab

This remarkable donation is the world’s largest known gift for MS research and care.

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Engineer devises a tool to protect pregnant women and their babies.

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Prevention programs have a lot of promise but require extremely early action.

Large plume of smoke from factory complex expands across sky

UBC researchers analyzed the relationship between air pollutant levels and mortality.