Rates of heavy drinking and alcohol use disorder peak in the late adolescent and early adult age-group (19-25 years), before decreasing from around age 26. This supports the notion that many young people ‘mature out’ of heavier drinking behavior....
– Research Society on Alcoholism
Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research Embargo expired on 10-Jan-2020 at 10:00 ET
A new survey has uncovered key gaps in American’s knowledge of eye health, and what they don’t know is putting them at risk of vision loss.
– American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO)
US Eye Disease Statistics
A new review article published in the January issue of the Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (JAAOS) sheds light on immobilization cast options.
– American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS)
Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
Queen’s University Belfast and Belfast City Council have today (Friday 10 January, 2020) launched the ‘Belfast Climate Commission’, to drive action on the climate crisis.
– Queen's University Belfast Embargo expired on 10-Jan-2020 at 04:00 ET
In a little over two weeks, more than three million Australian students will return to school, ready to start a new year. But, amid the packed lunches and book bags, many may also be returning with a sense of anxiety and confusion in the aftermath of...
– University of South Australia
Taking steps to help kids prevent common gaming injuries can reduce pain today and potentially reduce the risk of long-term damage.
– American Chiropractic Association
Gun owners will go to events to get free devices for locking up their firearms at home, but a survey of nearly 3,000 participants at such events in Washington found that 40% had unlocked guns at home, and the presence of children in the home did not ...
– University of Washington
Preventive Medicine, February 2020
The University of Utah has selected Rodney Chatman as the new chief of police of the Department of Public Safety.
Chatman, currently executive director of public safety and chief of police at the University of Dayton in Ohio, will assume his role ...
– University of Utah
Ofelia Martinez, M.D., M.P.H., was one of only eight recipients of the inaugural Strategic Educators Enhancement Fund (SEEF) Medical Education Research Fellowship.
– Hackensack Meridian Health
With $3 million in funding from NIDA and NIGMS, UK College of Arts & Sciences Professor Carrie Oser is leading a new study focusing on factors that influence a person’s decision to use one of the three FDA-approved medications for the treatment of ...
– University of Kentucky
Ambassador Susan Rice joined Wellesley College professor Michael Jeffries for a discussion about her new book, work in the Obama Administration, and current events like the Iran crisis at an event on campus.
– Wellesley College