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After the Storm: Tips for Surviving Old Man Winter's Inconveniences


Experts from the Stony Brook University Trauma Center share some tips that go beyond the usual winter safety driving advice and touch upon those often overlooked inconveniences that winter storms leave behind in order to decrease injuries and major...
9-Feb-2017 11:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Zamolodchikov Invested as C.N. Yang Endowed Chair in Physics and Astronomy


Professor Alexander Zamolodchikov became the inaugural Chen Ning Yang – Wei Deng Endowed Chair in Physics and Astronomy on January 6 at an investiture ceremony in Beijing, China at the global headquarters of Bright Ocean’s Corporation. A pioneer...
23-Jan-2017 1:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Stanford Study: Stony Brook Creates Upward Income Mobility for Low Income Students


A Stony Brook University education provides a proven path toward upward mobility for students from low income households, according to a new study led by the Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research. Entitled Mobility Report Cards: The Role...
23-Jan-2017 11:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Study Shows 1 in 8 Americans – 17 Million – Have “Masked” Hypertension

A study published in the American Journal of Epidemiology reveals that the U.S. prevalence of masked hypertension is 12.3 percent. Based on the U.S. population, this translates to approximately 17.1 million people, or 1 in 8 adults
17-Jan-2017 3:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Caribbean Bats Need 8 Million Years to Recover From Recent Extinction Waves


Can nature restore the numbers of species on islands to levels that existed before human arrival? How long would it take for nature to regain this diversity? To answer these questions, a research team compiled data on Caribbean bats and their close...
9-Jan-2017 9:30 AM EST Add to Favorites

Top 9 Results From The Largest Study of Technical Support Scams


​Computer Science researchers from Stony Brook University in New York have concluded the largest study of technical support scams to date, spanning 8 months, and following are the top 9 findings:
20-Dec-2016 4:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Study Reveals More Individuals May Have “Masked” Hypertension Than Thought

A new study shows that around the clock monitoring of blood pressure during daily activity revealed masked, or undetected, high blood pressure in a significant number of otherwise healthy adults who had normal readings in the clinic.
5-Dec-2016 10:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Unique Structure of Brain Blood Vessel Amyloid Latest Clue to Alzheimer’s Development?


A team of neuroscience and biochemistry researchers at Stony Brook University have made a novel discovery that illustrates for the first time the difference between amyloid buildup in brain blood vessels and amyloid buildup around brain neurons.
18-Nov-2016 4:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Stony Brook Trauma Experts Share Safety Tips in Severe Winter Weather Conditions


9-Feb-2017 11:05 AM EST

Could You Be Having a Heart Attack? Stony Brook Expert Shares Important Early Warning Signs to Recognize


8-Feb-2017 9:05 AM EST

Holiday Safety Tips from Stony Brook Experts to Ensure the Season Stays Merry and Bright


The hustle and bustle that comes with the ‘most wonderful time of the year’ can unfortunately lead many to disregard of important safety precautions.
14-Dec-2016 1:05 PM EST

Endocrinologist and Diabetes Expert Available to Discuss Diabetes Awareness, Prevention and Management


18-Nov-2016 5:00 PM EST

Political Expert Predicted Trump Win Using Mathematical Primary Model


9-Nov-2016 10:05 AM EST

Gearing Up for Flu Season: Prevention Is Key


Colder temps during the first months of fall are a stark reminder that people should start thinking about how to prevent the influenza virus, or the flu.
17-Oct-2016 5:05 PM EDT

Stony Brook Children’s Shares Safety Tricks to Keep Halloween a Treat

Halloween is meant to be the spookiest time of year, but no parent wants to experience a real scare on the special night. Stony Brook Children’s experts share tips and tricks on how to steer clear from hidden health and safety dangers.
14-Oct-2016 2:05 PM EDT

Getting Your Kids Back-to-School and Back to Sleep; Stony Brook Children’s expert shares tips on healthy sleep hygiene

15-Aug-2016 11:05 AM EDT

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