Study finds ongoing evolution in Tasmanian Devils’ response to transmissible cancer

University of Idaho researchers partnered with other scientists from the United States and Australia to study the evolution of Tasmanian devils in response to a unique transmissible cancer. The team found that historic and ongoing evolution are widespread across the devils’ genome, but there is little overlap of genes between those two timescales. These findings,… Read More »

What’s new on talkhealth this month?

As restrictions begin to ease and you start to spend more time out of the house, we don’t blame you for missing some of our features this month. To save you some surfing time, we’ve compiled a list of the most exciting features on the platform this month. From exclusive coffee mornings to product trials,… Read More »

How to Choose the Right Place for Alcohol or Drug Rehab

SOURCES: Margaret A. E. Jarvis, MD, DFASAM, chief of addiction services, Geisinger Addiction Medicine; Geisinger Neuroscience Institute, Mechanicsville, PA. Paul H. Earley, MD, DFASAM, immediate past president, American Society of Addiction Medicine, College Park, GA. Marvin Ventrell, JD, chief executive officer, National Association of Addiction Treatment Providers, Denver, CO. The American Journal of Psychiatry: “DSM-5… Read More »