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Anti-Stroke Drug Effective Treatment for Middle-Ear Infections, Researchers Say


An existing anti-stroke drug is an effective treatment for middle-ear infections, showing the ability to suppress mucus overproduction, improve bacterial clearance and reduce hearing loss, according to researchers at Georgia State University and the...
21-May-2015 12:05 PM EDT

Dhawan Expects Economy to Bounce Back in Second Quarter

Real Gross Domestic Product (GDP) grew at a paltry 0.2 percent for the first quarter of 2015, but Rajeev Dhawan of the Economic Forecasting Center at Georgia State University’s J. Mack Robinson College of Business doesn’t think the factors that...
20-May-2015 10:05 AM EDT

Georgia State Research Paves Way for Early Detection of Liver Cancer

Led by Georgia State University, researchers have developed the first robust and noninvasive detection of early stage liver cancer and liver metastases, in addition to other liver diseases, such as cirrhosis and liver fibrosis.
14-May-2015 11:05 AM EDT

New Research Finds “Coolness” Motivates Young Suburban Drug Dealers Who Quit to Avoid Problems

Young, white suburban drug dealers and stereotypical urban dealers are motivated to sell drugs for the same reason – to be “cool,” but when suburban dealers are exposed to extreme violence or serious legal consequences they are more likely to...
11-May-2015 11:05 AM EDT

Toddlers Understand Sound They Make Influences Others, Research Shows

Confirming what many parents already know, researchers at Georgia State University and the University of Washington have discovered that toddlers, especially those with siblings, understand how the sounds they make affect people around them.
11-May-2015 9:05 AM EDT

Georgia State Names Partner Cities for Tobacco Control Project

Georgia State University’s School of Public Health has named five major municipalities in China that will partner with the school on efforts to improve policies and programs to reduce smoking in a nation that produces more tobacco and has more...
28-Apr-2015 9:05 AM EDT

Chimpanzees Show Ability to Plan Route in Computer Mazes, Research Finds

Chimpanzees are capable of some degree of planning for the future, in a manner similar to human children, while some species of monkeys struggle with this task, according to researchers at Georgia State University, Wofford College and Agnes Scott...
13-Apr-2015 2:05 PM EDT

Mental Practice and Physical Therapy Effective Treatment for Stroke, Research Shows

A combination of mental practice and physical therapy is an effective treatment for people recovering from a stroke, according to researchers at Georgia State University.
9-Apr-2015 2:05 PM EDT

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