Uninsured smokers who used nicotine replacement therapy patches
in combination with NRT lozenges nearly doubled their quit rates
when using the support of a quitline, according to a UB and Roswell
Park Cancer Institute study.
UB Law faculty member Rick Su says the flood of Central American
children coming to the U.S. differs from other refugee crises
because of the large number of children leaving their families and
risking their lives to find new homes.
Overweight preschoolers lose more weight and keep it off longer
when a parent also takes part in the weight-loss treatment,
according to a study by researchers at UB and Women and
Children’s Hospital of Buffalo.
Alexander N. Cartwright, vice president for research and
economic development, has been appointed provost and executive vice
chancellor of SUNY by the SUNY Board of Trustees and Chancellor
Nancy L. Zimpher.