Teens who received free contraception and were educated about the pros and cons of various birth control methods were dramatically less likely to get pregnant, give birth or get an abortion compared with other sexually active teens, according to a...
26-Sep-2014 4:00 PM EDT
In recognition of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, here are steps women can take to lower their risk.
1-Oct-2014 12:00 PM EDT
Lihong Wang, PhD, the Gene K. Beare Distinguished Professor of Biomedical Engineering at Washington University in St. Louis, has received a prestigious BRAIN Initiative Award from the National Institutes of Health.
30-Sep-2014 12:00 PM EDT
Medicaid claims are a poor way to identify child abuse and neglect at a population level, according to a study from the Brown School at Washington University in St. Louis.
26-Sep-2014 2:00 PM EDT
Six faculty at Washington University in St. Louis School of Engineering & Applied Science have received nearly $1.8 million from the National Science Foundation to create a cleaner, safer environment.
24-Sep-2014 10:00 AM EDT
As much as we might try to leave personal lives at home, the personality traits of a spouse have a way of following us into the workplace, exerting a powerful influence on promotions, salaries, job satisfaction and other measures of professional...
18-Sep-2014 4:00 PM EDT
A group of researchers have used a special camera developed by Viktor Gruev, PhD, to discover that female northern swordtail fish choose their mates based on polarization signals from the males.
18-Sep-2014 10:25 AM EDT
The most common type of hospital-associated infection may be preventable with a vaccine, new research in mice suggests. The experimental vaccine prevented urinary tract infections associated with catheters.
17-Sep-2014 4:00 PM EDT
'The Process by Which Drugs Are Discovered and Developed Will Be Fundamentally Different in the Future'
Over the past several decades, Michael Kinch of Washington University in St. Louis says, the pharmaceutical industry has managed to dismantle itself. “It’s done a really efficient job of it,” he said. In a provocative series of articles and...
25-Sep-2014 10:00 AM EDT
24-Sep-2014 12:35 PM EDT
Former Immigration Agency Chief Counsel Available for Comment on Impending Obama Immigration Reform Announcement
19-Aug-2014 1:00 PM EDT
Washington University in St. Louis Experts Available to Comment on Ongoing Situation in Ferguson, MO
15-Aug-2014 2:00 PM EDT
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1-Aug-2014 12:00 PM EDT
#WUSTL Constitutional Law Expert Magarian Available to Comment on Congressional Effort to Amend #Controlledsubstancesact
29-Jul-2014 12:00 PM EDT
Today’s U.S. Supreme Court decision in the Hobby Lobby case is the corporate equivalent of the road to Damascus, says Elizabeth Sepper, JD, professor of law at Washington University in St. Louis. "Many more corporations will find religion to opt...
30-Jun-2014 2:00 PM EDT