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Music Therapy

Musicians May Have Advantage When It Comes To Long-Term Memory

Nov 23, 2014 PM EST Learning music may benefit long-term memory, according to a recent study. ...

Suicide Prevention

Talk Therapy May Substantially Reduce Suicide Risk

Nov 23, 2014 PM EST Talk therapy could substantially reduce suicide risk, according to a recent study. ...


Investigational Drug May Reduce High Potassium Levels in Chronic Kidney Disease Patients

Nov 23, 2014 PM EST New research suggests that the investigational drug patiromer decreased high potassium levels and maintained normal potassium levels in patients with chronic kidney disease. ...


Social Sensing Game Could Detect Classroom Bullies

Nov 23, 2014 PM EST A social computer game could be used to identify bullies in elementary school classrooms and help scholars better understand peer aggression. ...


Close Friends Have More Influence than Peers on Teens' Alcohol Use

Nov 22, 2014 PM EST Adolescents' alcohol use is influenced by their close friends' use, regardless of how much alcohol they think their general peers consume, according to a recent study. ...


Women With Mental Illness Less Likely to Receive Cancer Screenings

Nov 22, 2014 PM EST New research suggests that women with symptoms of serious mental illness are less likely to receive three routine cancer screenings -- pap tests, mammograms and clinical breast exams -- than women in ...

Larry Brown

Larry Brown Concerned Over Dean Smith's Legacy In Light of UNC - Chapel Hill Academic Scandal

Nov 22, 2014 PM EST The academic scandal at the University of North Carolina (UNC) - Chapel Hill is troubling Larry Brown, especially about his former Tar Heels basketball coach Dean Smith. ...


Self-Regulation Intervention May Boost School Readiness of At-Risk Children

Nov 21, 2014 PM EST An intervention that uses music and games to help preschoolers learn self-regulation skills is also helping prepare at-risk children for kindergarten, according to a recent study from Oregon State ...

AT&T Stadium

College Football Playoff Would Be Better With 8 Teams, Most FBS Coaches Agree in Anonymous Poll

Nov 21, 2014 PM EST The inaugural College Football Playoff (CFP) has not even began, but the majority of coaches in the nation would prefer an eight-team field to the current four-team format. ...

Marcus Mariota

Heisman Trophy 2014 Watch: Marcus Mariota Favored, but Melvin Gordon Makes His Own Case

Nov 21, 2014 PM EST Marcus Mariota has the advantage over his fellow Heisman Trophy candidates by playing quarterback, as well as the advantage of having no equal at the position. ...

Online Program

Robinson College to Launch First Online Graduate Degree

Nov 21, 2014 PM EST The J. Mack Robinson College of Business at Georgia State University will soon offer an online graduate degree in hospitality management next fall, school officials announced. ...

University of Virginia

University of Virginia Requests Investigation of Alleged 2012 Gang Rape Detailed in New Rolling Stone Article

Nov 21, 2014 PM EST University of Virginia (UVa) President Teresa Sullivan has requested an investigation into an alleged gang rape that occurred at a fraternity house in Sept. 2012. ...

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