The avatars in the Virtual Patient Project give medical students life-like practice in interviewing patients, delving into health histories and narrowing possible diagnoses. These avatars were created to not just talk to students, but to show...
25-Feb-2015 2:00 PM EST
In a new study, 221 college students participated in an online chat room in which they watched a fellow student get “bullied” right before their eyes. Only 10 percent of the students who noticed the abuse directly intervened, either by...
24-Feb-2015 8:00 AM EST
Researchers have uncovered the earliest evidence of widespread, human-produced air pollution in South America--from the Spanish conquest of the Inca.
4-Feb-2015 2:00 PM EST
New research suggests that liberals, as well as conservatives, can be biased against science that doesn’t align with their political views.
9-Feb-2015 10:30 AM EST
Researchers have determined that two mutations on a single gene can interact in a way that lowers the carrier’s risk for a heart attack.
3-Feb-2015 12:00 PM EST
The first people to walk across the original Millennium Bridge may have been unnerved when it began to sway, but the bridge was actually doing them a favor: the swaying enabled them to walk the distance with 5 percent less effort, a new study shows.
2-Feb-2015 1:00 PM EST
A new study suggests that confidence in government may play a key role in the public’s willingness to get at least some vaccines.
2-Feb-2015 9:00 AM EST
A new study reveals that more than half of patients in intensive care units (ICU) using ventilators to help them breathe could benefit from assistive communication tools.
26-Jan-2015 1:45 PM EST
Women Try to 'Drink Like a Guy' at Bachelorette Parties; Wedding Season Offers Chance for Safety Campaigns
9-Jun-2014 1:25 PM EDT
Ohio State University researcher Tim Berra would argue that Charles Darwin has a second legacy, marked by personal tragedy and highlighted by pride in accomplishment – the stories of the 10 children born to him and his wife, Emma Wedgwood, his...
17-Oct-2013 4:10 PM EDT
25-Jun-2013 6:00 AM EDT
24-Jun-2013 1:20 PM EDT
Feb. Is Teen Dating Violence Awarness Month: 1 in 3 Teen Victims of Dating Violence Had More Than One Abuser
30-Jan-2013 9:55 AM EST
CT. Shootings Should Focus Attention on Screening/Treating Mental Health Problems in Youth, Says Ohio State Expert
17-Dec-2012 10:45 AM EST
Sarah Palin, the Republican nominee for vice president, is different from many female leaders around the world in at least one respect "“ her political career does not follow that of a male relative, according to an expert on women in global...
3-Sep-2008 9:00 PM EDT