Human Sciences

The fading American dream: Economic mobility has nearly halved since ...

Antropology
The probability for children to attain a higher income than their parents has dropped dramatically – from more than 90% ...

Timing and duration matters for school lunch and recess

Antropology
Chicago (April 23, 2017) – A new study finds that the duration and timing of lunch and recess is related ...

Sunflower seeds traced as source of toxic mold, potent liver ...

Medicine
EAST LANSING, Mich. – Michigan State University researchers have shown that sunflower seeds are frequently contaminated with a toxin produced ...

Study shows real-world massage is effective treatment for low back ...

Medicine
INDIANAPOLIS — In the first study of its kind, researchers found real-world massage therapy to be an effective treatment for ...

Air pollution may directly cause those year-round runny noses, according ...

Medicine
Although human population studies have linked air pollution to chronic inflammation of nasal and sinus tissues, direct biological and molecular ...

Houston’s gourmet food trucks cooperate, compete to elevate group’s prestige

Antropology
HOUSTON – (April 17, 2017) – New research by management and organizational behavior experts at Rice University’s Jones Graduate School ...

Pet exposure may reduce allergy and obesity

Medicine
If you need a reason to become a dog lover, how about their ability to help protect kids from allergies ...

The ‘Ferguson effect’ or too many guns? Exploring the rise ...

Antropology
(Phoenix) April 5, 2017 – One of the most hotly contested debates today involves the recent uptick in violent crime ...

Fruits and vegetables’ latest superpower? Lowering blood pressure

Medicine
LOS ANGELES — Eating potassium-rich foods like sweet potatoes, avocados, spinach, beans, bananas — and even coffee — could be ...

Study reveals 10,000 years of genetic continuity in northwest North ...

Antropology
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — A study of the DNA in ancient skeletal remains adds to the evidence that indigenous groups living ...