Novel Strategy in Reducing Obesity

Currently more than the one-third of the world’s population is either obese or overweight. Obesity has rapidly become one of the largest global epidemics as it puts the individual at high risk for many life-thr...

Retrieving Lost Memories

Imagine living a life you couldn’t remember. Experience would be held hostage to the moment; constantly disappearing and reappearing as a new scene. The knowable world would stretch no farther than your percept...

A Creative Approach to Tackling Anxiety

Faced with the pressures of constant testing, demanding extracurriculars, and a new lifestyle away from home, it comes as no surprise that anxiety is a major mental health concern among college students. In fac...

New Study Shows Diet Can Affect Ribosomal Activity

       Most everyone knows about proteins, that product loved by bodybuilders and steak lovers alike. But how are they made? Ribosomes are the tiny factories responsible for churning out each and every protein ...

Allergy Drug has Potential to Treat Severe Epilepsy

Dravet syndrome is a rare form of genetic epilepsy that affects about 1:16,000 to 1:21,000 children. The disease strikes otherwise healthy infants typically in the first year of life. The catastrophic syndrome ...

Get Your Blood Pumping…While Working at Your Desk?

As is the case for many occupations today, the life of a student isn’t always a particularly active one. While some of us manage trips to the Plex or take runs around the Reservoir, in reality, getting to work ...