A new study in animals suggests that skipping meals sets off a series of metabolic miscues that can result in abdominal weight gain.
19-May-2015 1:30 PM EDT
When highly educated, dual-career couples have their first child, both spouses think the baby increases their workloads by equal amounts – but a new study suggests that’s not true.
7-May-2015 7:00 AM EDT
Researchers have identified two seemingly unrelated but strong predictors of obesity: having low self-esteem related to one’s weight and keeping food visibly available around the house, outside the kitchen.
28-Apr-2015 9:05 AM EDT
Researchers have uncovered the first evidence of a genetic link between prodigy and autism. The scientists found that child prodigies in their sample share some of the same genetic variations with people who have autism.
22-Apr-2015 10:05 AM EDT
In their efforts to forecast the spread of an invasive worm species, researchers are bringing a new weapon to bear: statistical analysis.
22-Apr-2015 8:05 AM EDT
Pets can pass diseases to humans, especially when a pet owner's immune system is compromised. Here, veterinarians outline ways for families to avoid disease transmission by choosing the right type of pet--or making small changes in the ways they...
17-Apr-2015 10:00 AM EDT
A mesh with a high-tech coating captures oil while water passes right through. With further development of this technology, the researchers say, "you could potentially catch an oil spill with a net."
15-Apr-2015 8:00 AM EDT
Exercise researchers have developed a new treadmill that automatically changes speed to match the pace of the runner.
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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...
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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