(NEW YORK) -- Dr. Albert Lam, a geriatrician who works with nursing home patients in Palo Alto, California, was excited to be among the first to prescribe the new antiviral pill Paxlovid after one of his patients tested positive for COVID-19. Hailed as a "game-changer"... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A new pill is bringing hope for mothers struggling with postpartum depression. On Wednesday, scientists from The Feinstein Institutes for Medical Research announced that results from phase 3 of a clinical trial for the drug, zuranolone, are showing promising results. The findings, which... Read More.
Trans people fight to have their voices heard every day, but that's quite literally the case after Laverne Cox's voice was replaced with a male actor in the Italian trailer for Promising Young Woman. Italian voice actor Vittoria Schisano, who is trans, told The Guardian that noticeably male-sounding 59-year-old Roberto Pedicini was... Read More.
Promising Young Woman and The Father won the Best Original and Adapted Screenplay awards, respectively, during Sunday's Oscars. Promising Young Woman was written by Emerald Fennell, who also directed the film in her feature directorial debut. Fennell accepted the award and thanked the movie's cast, which... Read More.
Acclaimed character actor Clancy Brown plays the father of Oscar nominee Carey Mulligan's lead character in the Academy Award-nominated film Promising Young Woman. Brown has starred in classic films like Highlander and The Shawshank Redemption, beloved animated properties like SpongeBob SquarePants, and huge properties like The Mandalorian and the superhero blockbuster Thor: Ragnarok, but he tells ABC... Read More.
Promising Young Woman is among the eight films vying for the Best Picture Oscar this year. It stars Carey Mulligan as Cassie, a 30-year-old medical school dropout who's obsessed with avenging her best friend Nina, who took her own life after she was sexually assaulted... Read More.
(LA JOLLA, Calif.) -- After more than 30 years of attempts, there may be a promising advance in the search for a vaccine for HIV, the virus that causes AIDS if left untreated. Now, preliminary data from an early stage clinical trial out of the... Read More.