Ancient reptile fossils claw for more attention [Thu, 29 Sep 2016 13:55:39 EDT]
Newly recovered fossils confirm that Drepanosaurus, a prehistoric cross between a chameleon and an anteater, was a small reptile with a fearsome finger. The second digit of its forelimb sported a massive claw.
New devices emulate human biological synapses [Thu, 29 Sep 2016 13:54:30 EDT]
A new type of nanodevice for computer microprocessors is being developed that can mimic the functioning of a biological synapse -- the place where a signal passes from one nerve cell to another in the body, report scientists.
High Utility Bills Strain More Than the Budget [Thu, 29 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDT]
Title: High Utility Bills Strain More Than the Budget
Category: Health News
Created: 9/27/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 9/28/2016 12:00:00 AM
Nanoparticles Ease Aching Joints in Mice [Thu, 29 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDT]
Title: Nanoparticles Ease Aching Joints in Mice
Category: Health News
Created: 9/27/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 9/28/2016 12:00:00 AM
Doctors Often Neglect Their Own Mental Health [Thu, 29 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDT]
Title: Doctors Often Neglect Their Own Mental Health
Category: Health News
Created: 9/27/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 9/28/2016 12:00:00 AM
Title: FDA's Cancer-Drug Reviewers Often Join Industry Later: Study
Category: Health News
Created: 9/27/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 9/28/2016 12:00:00 AM
Food Flavors May Come From Surprising Sources [Thu, 29 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDT]
Title: Food Flavors May Come From Surprising Sources
Category: Health News
Created: 9/27/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 9/28/2016 12:00:00 AM
Health Tip: Add Veggies to Most Any Meal [Thu, 29 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDT]
Title: Health Tip: Add Veggies to Most Any Meal
Category: Health News
Created: 9/28/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 9/28/2016 12:00:00 AM
Health Tip: Let Kids Make Breakfast [Thu, 29 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDT]
Title: Health Tip: Let Kids Make Breakfast
Category: Health News
Created: 9/28/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 9/28/2016 12:00:00 AM
Title: Homeless, Mentally Ill Youth Benefit From Housing Program
Category: Health News
Created: 9/28/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 9/28/2016 12:00:00 AM
Title: Your Biological Clock: Why Some Age Faster Than Others
Category: Health News
Created: 9/28/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 9/28/2016 12:00:00 AM
Secondhand Smoke More Insidious Than Thought [Thu, 29 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDT]
Title: Secondhand Smoke More Insidious Than Thought
Category: Health News
Created: 9/28/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 9/28/2016 12:00:00 AM
Are There Alternatives to Statins? [Thu, 29 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDT]
Title: Are There Alternatives to Statins?
Category: Health News
Created: 9/27/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 9/28/2016 12:00:00 AM
Title: Countless Opioid Pills Unused by Dental-Surgery Patients
Category: Health News
Created: 9/27/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 9/28/2016 12:00:00 AM
Title: Babies With Cleft Lip Likely to Have Normal Adulthood: Study
Category: Health News
Created: 9/27/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 9/28/2016 12:00:00 AM
Kidney Stone? Try a Roller Coaster Ride [Thu, 29 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDT]
Title: Kidney Stone? Try a Roller Coaster Ride
Category: Health News
Created: 9/27/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 9/28/2016 12:00:00 AM
To Help Prevent Colon Cancer, 'Listen to Your Gut' [Thu, 29 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDT]
Title: To Help Prevent Colon Cancer, 'Listen to Your Gut'
Category: Health News
Created: 9/27/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 9/28/2016 12:00:00 AM
Title: Common Culex Mosquitoes Don't Transmit Zika Virus: Study
Category: Health News
Created: 9/27/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 9/28/2016 12:00:00 AM
1st Baby Born With DNA From 3 Parents [Thu, 29 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDT]
Title: 1st Baby Born With DNA From 3 Parents
Category: Health News
Created: 9/27/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 9/28/2016 12:00:00 AM
Learning Failures and Arrested Character Development [Mon, 26 Sep 2016 10:54:52 +0000]
Photo by orvalrochefort - http://flic.kr/p/7eaEFo

When people hurt others, it may be tempting to chalk the behavior up to the scars of some past traumatic events in their own lives. But this is far from always the case.

Tags: book, character disturbance, in practice, relationships, responsibility

We Cannot Not Communicate — Unless We’re Texting! [Mon, 19 Sep 2016 12:08:00 +0000]
Photo by Johnny Silvercloud - http://flic.kr/p/s8DNC2

It might be true that we cannot not communicate, but when it comes to email and texting, what we're communicating might not be what we intend -- even when the recipient is a friend who knows us well.

Tags: communication, news and research, relationships, writing

A mouse study reveals that hunger may be a stronger motivating force than a number of other driving states, including fear, anxiety, and social needs.
In a new study, researchers have identified nine NSAIDs that - at certain doses - may increase the risk of hospital admission for heart failure.
Designed to cover half the surface area of a pack, new proposed labels are meant to vividly remind smokers of tobacco’s dangers.
Caregivers of veterans report greater difficulties than do those of other disabled adults.
Title: phentermine and topiramate extended-release (Qsymia)
Category: Medications
Created: 2/23/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 2/23/2015 12:00:00 AM
liraglutide injection (Saxenda) [Thu, 19 Feb 2015 00:00:00 PDT]
Title: liraglutide injection (Saxenda)
Category: Medications
Created: 2/19/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 2/19/2015 12:00:00 AM
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