Brightsurf Science News & Current Events

August 16, 1996
Common High Blood Pressure Drug Is Also an Anti-cancer Agent
Captopril, a drug used by over 5 million people to treat high blood pressure and congestive heart failure, has been found effective in blocking the growth of tumors by depriving them of their essential blood supply, researchers at Northwestern Universityreport

Young Victims Of Violence Receive Little Or No Psychosocial Counseling
A study led by a University at Buffalo psychiatrist shows that youthful victims of violence are less likely to receive inpatient psychosocial assessment and follow-up services than youths who attempt suicide.
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