Remember meForgot password?
Log in with Facebook Log in with Twitter
Connect your Digital Journal account with Facebook or Twitter to use this feature.
Log In Sign Up

Study News

New study finds casual pot use alters the brain

Young adults who occasionally use pot show abnormalities in two key areas of their brain related to emotion, motivation, and decision making, new research reveals.

Heart attack care slower for women and men with feminine traits

Findings published in the Canadian Medical Association Journal this week reveal men get quicker care for heart attack than women. The reasons aren't entirely clear, but may have to do with lack of assertiveness in describing heart attack symptoms.
In the Media by Kathleen Blanchard - 2 comments

Caffeine could improve memory

Drinking coffee straight after studying might help people remember information later, a new study suggests. With drinking coffee before studying, there was no improvement.
In the Media by Tim Sandle - 2 comments

Canadian researchers: Use infant sleep machines with caution

A Canadian study published in the journal Pediatrics suggests white noise machines used to help infants sleep could lead to hearing loss later on. Infant sleep machines should be used with caution the researchers warn.
In the Media by Kathleen Blanchard

U.S. drift study backs Marshalls castaway's remarkable tale

Majuro - A U.S. study of the prevailing wind and current conditions during the 13 months castaway Jose Salvador Alvarenga claimed to be at sea supports his remarkable tale of having drifted 8,000 miles across the Pacific.
In the Media by AFP

Japan study looks to big data for signs of Alzheimer's

Tokyo - Researchers in Japan will trawl through huge amounts of data to search for possible precursors to Alzheimer's Disease in a bid to identify who might develop a condition affecting millions around the world.The study, which involves the healthcare arm of...
In the Media by AFP

Emotions like love can affect taste

London - Does it seem like your favorite meal or dessert tastes better now that you're in love? You're not imagining it. A new study shows that a variety of emotions, including love can affect how a variety of food and drinks taste -- even water.
In the Media by Mike White - 1 comment

Major donation for cancer research

Six U.S. scientific and medical institutions will split a $540 million donation to study cancer immunotherapy and other related areas.
In the Media by Tim Sandle - 5 comments

The 'King of Beasts' threatened by extinction in Western Africa

Plagued by underfunding, little governmental support, poaching and indiscriminate killing by cattle herders, many of the countries in Western Africa have little control or incentive to save the few remaining western African lions left in the wild.
In the Media by Karen Graham - 1 comment

Op-Ed: How reliable are scientific studies?

The reliability of scientific studies is an issue that can be debated ad nauseam. One related issue, discussed here, is the availability of raw data.
In the Media by Tim Sandle - 9 comments
  1 2 3 4 5 6 ... 38 Next»

Set up a news alert for


Latest News
Top News

Study Image

Scientists have determined rare California condors are being harmed by DDT that has been banned for ...
Wikimedia commons
Scientists have determined rare California condors are being harmed by DDT that has been banned for decades.

Study Blogs

Study: Effects of Graduated License Programs Nationwide

Laws in all 50 states and the District of Columbia require young drivers to obtain experience behind the wheel prior to...
Sep 26, 2011 by Jim Zamichieli


Help & Support

News Links

copyright © 2014   |   powered by dell servers