Human Sciences

People’s romantic choices share characteristics, but for different reasons

AntropologyMore Science
Ever wondered what your exes have in common, and how they differ from people you never dated? The people one ...

How physical activity and sedentary time affect adolescents’ bones

Medicine
A large prospective study in 309 adolescent boys and girls underscores the importance of physical activity for developing bone strength ...

Would you remain calm as the world ends?

Antropology
BUFFALO, N.Y. — As the world ends, will you lock arms and sing “Kumbayah” or embark on a path of ...

Better sleep feels like winning the lottery

Medicine
Improving your sleep quality is as beneficial to health and happiness as winning the lottery, according to research by the ...

Study finds no benefit, but possible harm, from drug used ...

Medicine
DALLAS – March 14, 2017 – A drug commonly prescribed to pregnant women with a history of delivering babies early ...

Poor sleep in early childhood may lead to cognitive, behavioral ...

Medicine
A study led by a Massachusetts General Hospital pediatrician finds that children ages 3 to 7 who don’t get enough ...

The hazards of English spelling

Antropology
(Washington, DC) – A new study of English spelling practices demonstrates that the way we spell words is much more ...

How your neighborhood may impact your health

Antropology
 How physically active are you? It might depend, in part, on what type of neighborhood you live in, says Adriana ...

Research uncovers potential health risks of travel to Mars

Medicine
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – March 8, 2017 – Sending a manned mission to Mars requires more than a powerful launch rocket. ...

Lifestyle choices condition colon and rectal cancer risk more than ...

Medicine
Spanish researchers of the Colorectal Cancer research group of Bellvitge Biomedical Research Institute (IDIBELL), led by Dr. Víctor Moreno, and ...