Human Sciences

19-year-olds as sedentary as 60-year-olds, study suggests

Medicine
Physical activity among children and teens is lower than previously thought, and, in another surprise finding, young adults after the ...

Where cigarette smoking’s damage is done… down to your DNA

Medicine
Scientists have known for decades that smoking cigarettes causes DNA damage, which leads to lung cancer. Now, for the first ...

Short duration of breastfeeding and maternal obesity linked to fatty ...

Medicine
Amsterdam, The Netherlands, June 12, 2017 – Infants who were breastfed for less than six months before starting infant formula ...

Savvy sports audiences care about team sponsorship deals

Antropology
EUGENE, Ore. — June 5, 2017 — Companies and sports team owners should never underestimate the communication impact of the ...

Social jet lag is associated with worse mood, poorer health ...

Medicine
 Preliminary results of a new study show that social jet lag has emerged as an important circadian marker for health ...

Uncovering why playing a musical instrument can protect brain health

Medicine
A recent study conducted at Baycrest Health Sciences has uncovered a crucial piece into why playing a musical instrument can ...

Recreational running benefits hip and knee joint health

Medicine
Recreational runners are less likely to experience knee and hip osteoarthritis compared to sedentary individuals and competitive runners, according to ...

Study examines role of business angels during periods of austerity

Antropology
Government support for ‘business angels’ is essential even in times of austerity, according to research involving the University of East ...

Study: Consumers see much greater risk than reward in online ...

AntropologyMore Science
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Personalized ads now follow us around the web, their content drawn from tracking our online activity. The ...

Personality may change when you drink, but less than you ...

Antropology
People typically report substantive changes to their personality when they become intoxicated, but observations from outsiders suggest less drastic differences ...