2019 Press Releases


  • Performance-enhancing Drugs May Increase Risk of Teen Cocaine Abuse, Impair Fertility

    Released April 8, 2019 - Performance-enhancing steroid use could increase the risk of cocaine use and addiction in teens, according to a new rodent study. The combination of these drugs could also impair fertility in young women. The research will be presented today at the American Physiological Society’s (APS) annual meeting at Experimental Biology 2019 in Orlando, Fla.
  • Exercise May Fight Depression in Older Adults, Study Suggests

    Released January 31, 2019 - New research suggests that exercise-induced muscle changes could help boost mood in older adults. The study is published ahead of print in the American Journal of Physiology—Cell Physiology.