Another magic bullet

Another magic bullet

It has been known that there is a protein that floats in the blood called growth and differentiation factor 15 (GDF15) that seems to regulate body wei...

October 30th, 2017 |  


Why it’s time to lay the stereotype of the ‘teen brain’ to rest

A deficit in the development of the teenage brain has been blamed for teens’ behavior in recent years, but it may be time to lay the stereotype ...

October 30th, 2017 |  


What works in workplace giving

Has your boss ever asked you to donate to the United Way? Has a co-worker approached you about giving to the Red Cross? Does your employer encourage g...

October 29th, 2017 |  



Will the iPhone X be a hit beyond Apple diehards?

Will people pay that much for a smartphone?There are two things to keep in mind here.First, Apple understands the luxury goods business as well as any...

October 27th, 2017 |  


Combating the opioid crisis

Drug overdose deaths, once rare, are now the leading cause of accidental death in the U.S., surpassing peak annual deaths caused by motor vehicle acci...

October 27th, 2017 |  


Want to prevent sexual harassment and assault? Start by teaching kids

In the wake of sexual assault and harassment allegations involving Harvey Weinstein and Bill O’Reilly, Americans may be learning just how preval...

October 27th, 2017 |  


Want to support veterans?

Want to support veterans?

On Memorial Day and throughout the year, many Americans honor those who have lost their lives in the line of duty by donating to charities that help m...

October 26th, 2017 |  


The best way to deal with failure

Failure is a part of life, and we make mistakes pretty much every day. How do we cope? Or better yet, how should we cope?Academics and the mainstream ...

October 26th, 2017 |  


How the god you worship influences the ghosts you see

If you’ve ever seen a ghost, you have something in common with 18 percent of Americans.But while there’s evidence that our brains are hard...

October 26th, 2017 |  


Like it or not, just doing their jobs

Like it or not, just doing their jobs

In the heat of the news coverage of the quadruple homicide in Lawrence County, Ohio, criticism surfaced of the manner in which the event was presented...

October 25th, 2017 |