Author | Glenn Laffel, MD, PhD


Gender Disparities in Partner Abandonment Following Life-threatening Diagnoses

December 01, 2009


Women who have been diagnosed recently with cancer or multiple sclerosis are six times more likely to be separated or divorced than their recently diagnosed male counterparts, according to a study in Cancer.

FDA Cracks Down on Alcohol-Caffeine Combo Drinks

November 16, 2009


The FDA has sent a letter to 30 companies warning that it hasn’t approved beverages containing both caffeine and alcohol, and that it intends to begin removing such products from store shelves in 30 days if the companies can’t explain why such products are safe and legal.