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Say Yes to Science with Dr. Carol Portlock

July 8 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Free and open to the public!

Every 2nd and 4th Monday at 5:00pm retired oncologist and Society Member Dr. Carol Portlock reviews new and intriguing science in multiple fields, including those relevant to COVID and beyond.

NEW: These sessions are recorded, with the video available for 30 days following each session. For access, please contact Communications Manager Ed Beck at ebeck@nysec.org.

Suggested readings

Ova/Egg preservation is becoming routine
https://www.nytimes.com/2024/06/29/business/egg-freezing-fertility-benefits.html

Texas abortion ban associated with increase in infant fatalities due to birth defects
https://www.nytimes.com/2024/06/26/upshot/in-texas-infant-mortality-rose-after-abortion-ban.html

HPV vaccination in children/young adults prevents head & neck and cervical cancer
https://www.cancer.org/cancer/latest-news/study-shows-hpv-immunization-lowers-risk-of-developing-cancer.html

Healthful childhood diet results in less dementia
https://www.theguardian.com/society/article/2024/jul/01/healthy-diet-in-childhood-keeps-mind-sharp-into-70s-and-wards-off-dementia

Blast brain damage found to cause high rate of suicide among Navy SEALs
https://www.nytimes.com/2024/06/30/us/navy-seals-brain-damage-suicide.html

Bionic leg demonstrates marked benefits over standard prosthesis
https://www.theguardian.com/science/article/2024/jul/01/bionic-leg-walking-quicker-easier-amputees-trial
https://www.nature.com/articles/s41591-024-02994-9

Satellite re-entries are a significant risk to the ozone layer
https://www.nytimes.com/2024/06/24/climate/ozone-satellites.html

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July 8
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5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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