A research study conducted by Amanda Fallin in the University of Kentucky College of Nursing recently exposed how tobacco companies rallied around the tobacco-growing states during the anti-tobacco movement. As a result, today the five top tobacco...
6-Jul-2015 4:05 PM EDT
Could a fatalistic attitude toward cervical cancer serve as a barrier to prevention of the disease? A recent study conducted by University of Kentucky researchers in the Rural Cancer Prevention Center suggests a link between fatalistic beliefs and...
26-Jun-2015 3:05 PM EDT
Researchers at the University of Kentucky's Sanders-Brown Center on Aging have completed a study that revealed differences in the way brain inflammation -- considered a key component of AD-- is expressed in different subsets of patients, in...
25-Jun-2015 3:05 PM EDT
A University of Kentucky marketing professor is co-author of a just-published study that suggests the thrill a person feels at seeing one particular item while shopping often carries over to unrelated items.
25-Jun-2015 9:05 AM EDT
Artificial blood for mosquitoes is being developed by Stephen Dobson, a UK professor of medical and veterinary entomology. The approach has the potential to sterilize and eventually eliminate mosquito populations that transmit diseases like malaria.
22-Jun-2015 2:05 PM EDT
A new study co-led by Hsin-Hsiung Tai, professor of pharmaceutical sciences at the University of Kentucky, suggests that a key prostaglandin (PG) metabolic enzyme shows promise as a drug target to help tissue regeneration and repair, particularly...
16-Jun-2015 1:05 PM EDT
The quest to digitally uncover writings inside a 2,000-year old scroll continues with a new computer software tool built at the University of Kentucky, the "Volume Cartographer," and a trip to Paris, France with four UK students.
4-Jun-2015 9:05 AM EDT
Early diagnosis and intervention is key to assuring the best possible health outcome. In 2-week old Bransen Robert's case, a new program at the University of Kentucky called The Blue Angels made this early intervention possible.
1-Jun-2015 11:05 AM EDT
University of Kentucky Economics Professor Available to Comment on Global Ramifications of Greece's Financial Emergency
7-Jul-2015 9:15 AM EDT
25-Jun-2015 12:05 PM EDT
CGRP monoclonal antibodies appear to significantly reduce the frequency of migraine in human clinical trials, potentially changing the landscape for migraine treatment. Headache specialist Sid Kapoor, MD, discusses the enormous potential -- and...
19-Jun-2015 12:05 PM EDT
In clinical trials, a new drug class known as PCSK9 Inhibitors reduced bad cholesterol markedly and is expected to be approved by the FDA this summer. An expert in lipid management discusses some of the barriers to its use.
11-Jun-2015 9:05 AM EDT
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From the first day of their lives, most boys and girls are treated differently. Those differences begin with a pink versus blue nursery, clothes with laces rather than ribbons, sports equipment or dance lessons, and on and on right through to...
14-Aug-2014 3:10 PM EDT
Dr. Matthew Bush combines his Appalachian background and clinical expertise to understand and address delayed access to hearing health care for rural children.
11-Apr-2014 1:00 PM EDT