Social & Behavioral Science
Credit: Ill./©: German Surname Atlas, vol. 6 The now available sixth volume of the German Surname Atlas (DFA) contains forty-nine sets of maps with a total of 253 detailed maps showing the distribu..
A high-fat diet not only creates health problems for expectant mothers, but new research in an animal model suggests it alters the development of the brain and endocrine system of their offspring and ..
In one of Aesop's famous fables, we are introduced to the grasshopper and the ant, whose decisions about how to spend their time affect their lives and future. The jovial grasshopper has a blast ..
Credit: Edwin & Kelly Tofslie/flickr (CC BY-NC-ND 2.0) People who do not smoke, are not obese, and consume alcohol moderately can expect to live seven years longer than the general population, and ..
A novel approach of using visual and physical stimulus to help military veterans address their traumatic experiences could soon play a significant role in helping British veterans overcome post-trauma..
A study has found that antiplatelet drugs, such as aspirin, are often inappropriately prescribed in acutely hospitalized older people. Antiplatelet drugs are typically used to prevent conditions su..
Credit: Courtesy of St. Michael's Hospital IMPORTANT CORRECTION: In response to a question from a reporter, the authors reviewed their data on the number of patients seen by high prescribers per..
Credit: Michigan State University EAST LANSING, Mich. -- Service workers who face verbal abuse from customers during the workday are more likely to go on unnecessary shopping sprees in the evening,..
New Orleans, LA - LSU Health New Orleans School of Public Health will receive $2.5 million to improve resilience and mental health outcomes in six communities in south Louisiana that experience weathe..
HANOVER, N.H. - July 18, 2017- The United Nations has been effective at suppressing conflict throughout its history, according to an analysis of more than 65 years of voting records conducted by Dartm..