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Rutgers Health Regional Biocontainment Lab Plans Renovation and Expansion

Three large grants for new research cores, equipment and training will turbocharge efforts to learn about and contend with dangerous pathogens.
21-Sep-2023 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Safer Neighborhoods May Mitigate Risk of Child Abuse

Improving the built environment and expanding housing services in low-incoming communities are protective factors against child abuse, Rutgers study finds.
20-Sep-2023 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Scientists Develop Method to Detect Deadly Infectious Diseases

Rutgers researchers have developed a way of detecting the early onset of deadly infectious diseases using a test so ultrasensitive that it could someday revolutionize medical approaches to epidemics.
19-Sep-2023 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Firearm Violence Exposure in Black and American Indian/Alaska Native Communities Linked to Poorer Health

Indirect and direct exposure to firearm violence is harmful to mental and physical health, according to a Rutgers study
18-Sep-2023 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Studies on Mobile Health Intervention Suggest Positive Impact for Black Same Gender–Loving Men

The mobile application, iTHRIVE 365, is the first of its kind to provide psychological health resources, connections to economic support and a safe social space created by and for Black gay, bisexual and other same gender–loving men.
13-Sep-2023 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Study Supports Widespread Use of Brain Research Probes in Epilepsy Patients

Electrodes that collect research data while locating seizure origins may spur better treatment for many brain conditions.
6-Sep-2023 5:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Bridging the Autism Service Cliff With Job Interview Training

For adults with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) trying to land a job, one-on-one interview training is a better way to prepare than group sessions, which may work for others, a Rutgers study found.
5-Sep-2023 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Coastal Fisheries Show Surprising Resilience to Marine Heat Waves

Rutgers-led research found that marine heat waves – prolonged periods of unusually warm ocean temperatures – haven’t had a lasting effect on the fish communities that feed most of the world. The finding is in stark contrast to the devastating...
31-Aug-2023 3:45 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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30 Kids in 30 Days: Accidental Ingestions of Marijuana Edibles

In July, the New Jersey Poison Control Center assisted in the medical treatment of 30 children ranging from 1 to 12 years old who accidentally ate marijuana edibles. The experts give safety tips.
26-Aug-2023 11:05 AM EDT

Feeling Homesick? How to Manage It at College

Leaving for college – whether you are a first-year student or returning to continue your college career – is a major transition, one that can cause feelings of being lost, lonely or missing home. Homesickness is common at this stage in life...
22-Aug-2023 5:05 PM EDT

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The Future of Farming Looks Bright

Three years ago, administrative and faculty leaders at the Rutgers School of Environmental and Biological Sciences and the New Jersey Agricultural Experiment Station created a “beginner farmer” training program for people new to farming to...
18-Aug-2023 2:05 PM EDT

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