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High Blood Pressure May Increase Risk of Glaucoma

Jan 09, 2015 AM EST Chronic hypertension increases a person's susceptibility to glaucoma, according to a recent study.

Human-Made Insulin May Improve Memory in Adults With Alzheimer's Dementia

Jan 09, 2015 AM EST A human-made insulin equivalent may improve working memory in adults with Alzheimer's dementia, according to a recent study.

Cell Phone Separation Linked to Physiological Anxiety, Poor Cognitive Performance

Jan 08, 2015 PM EST New research suggests that cell phone separation can have serious psychological and physiological effects on iPhone users, including poor performance on cognitive tests.

Quality of Sleep May Impact Academic Grades

Jan 08, 2015 PM EST A good night's sleep may improve the grades of schoolchildren in math and languages -- subjects that are powerful predictors of later learning and academic success.

Middlebury College to Launch New Brand Identity (VIDEO)

Jan 08, 2015 PM EST Middlebury College is kicking off the new year with a new look and family of names for its schools and programs.

Just 1 Cup of Blueberries Could Reduce Blood Pressure

Jan 08, 2015 PM EST A regular consumption of just one cup of blueberries could reduce blood pressure and arterial stiffness, both of which are associated with cardiovascular disease.

Racial Discrimination Can Impact Physical Health

Jan 08, 2015 AM EST Ethnic discrimination may adversely affect the health of the person experiencing it, according to a recent study.

Breast Cancer Reoccurrence May be Thwarted by Nutrition Education

Jan 07, 2015 PM EST Nutrition education could prevent reoccurrence of breast cancer, according to a recent study.

TV Use May Be Linked to Unhealthy Eating

Jan 07, 2015 PM EST Spending a lot of time in front of the television may lead to increased snacking, according to a recent study.

'Campus Cash' Lets Students Buy Cigarettes with Parents' Money

Jan 07, 2015 PM EST Of the top 100 universities as ranked by U.S. News and World Report, 11 allow tobacco sales and 13 allow e-cigarette sales on "campus cash" debit cards that are commonly prepaid by parents, according ...

Washington State University to Offer Three New Online Minors

Jan 07, 2015 PM EST Washington State University will offer three new online minors this year, school officials announced.

Clark Atlanta University Receives $100,000 Grant from Mellon Foundation

Jan 07, 2015 AM EST Clark Atlanta University in Georgia received a $100,000 grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation for a new initiative to explore incorporating research in the undergraduate curriculum.

UA to Launch Center That Focuses on Compassion to Improve Ethics, Health

Jan 06, 2015 PM EST The University of Arizona has launched the nation's first formalized collegiate for compassion studies to produce interdisciplinary collaboration on issues that can enhance efforts to live ethical ...

Santa Clara University to Unveil Tool to Help Prevent Sexual Violence

Jan 06, 2015 PM EST Santa Clara University in California will unveil a first-of-its-kind tool in combating sexual assault on college campuses.

Nutrition Education May Help Prevent Breast Cancer Reoccurrence

Jan 06, 2015 PM EST New research suggests that nutrition education could prevent reoccurrence of breast cancer.

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