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February 02, 2015

Research Points to Genes that May Help Us Form Memories

Gene expression within neurons is critical for the formation of memories, but it's difficult to identify genes whose expression is altered by learning. Now researchers have successfully monitored the expression of genes in neurons after rats were exposed to auditory fear conditioning, in which a neutral auditory tone is paired with electric shock.

February 02, 2015

Sexual Behavior among Female Students Has Gradually Become More Risky

A 339-participant study indicates that sexual behavior among female university students in Sweden has gradually changed during the last 25 years, with behavior now appearing more risky than before.

February 02, 2015

Sleep Problems May Impact Bone Health

The daily rhythm of bone turnover is likely important for normal bone health, and recent research suggests that sleep apnea may be an unrecognized cause of some cases of osteoporosis. Sleep apnea’s effects on sleep duration and quality, oxygen levels, inflammation, and other aspects of health may have a variety of impacts on bone metabolism.

February 02, 2015

Surgical Innovations Brought to You By the British Journal of Surgery

As part of a special issue on surgical innovations in the British Journal of Surgery, a new review highlights the many advances that have been made in the use of optical imaging to guide cancer surgeries. For example, fluorescence imaging can provide surgeons with reliable and real-time feedback to better identify surgical targets and tumor margins. Also, early clinical data indicate that cancer detection and patient survival can be improved by use of fluorescently labeled tumor-targeting contrast agents. It is anticipated that the next 5 years will deliver many clinical studies in the field of image-guided surgery in various cancer types.

January 29, 2015

China's Super Consumers

Barnes & Noble Announces Booksigning with Savio S. Chan, President of US-China Partners Inc., and Bestselling Author of China’s Super Consumers

 

January 27, 2015

Wiley Launches Premium Open Access Journal Advanced Science

John Wiley and Sons, Inc., today announced the launch of Advanced Science, a new premium, interdisciplinary open access journal.

January 27, 2015

MarketWatch Columnist Jennifer Openshaw Educates Financial Advisors on Proven Social Media Strategies in New Book!

The Socially Savvy Advisor: Compliant Social Media for the Financial Industry is the complete guide to creating an effective social media strategy without breaking the big rules. Written by an industry specialist Jennifer Openshaw, alongside Stuart Fross, Fidelity International's former general counsel, and Amy McIlwain, president of Financial Social Media, this book merges marketing basics with FINRA and SEC guidelines to help readers create an effective social media campaign specifically for the finance and investing world.

January 27, 2015

Low Sodium Levels Increases Liver Transplant Survival Benefit in the Sickest Patients

Researchers report that low levels of sodium in the blood, known as hyponatremia, increase the risk of dying for patients on the liver transplant waiting list. The study published in Liver Transplantation, a journal of the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases and the International Liver Transplantation Society, showed an increase in survival benefit for patients with hyponatremia and a Model for End Stage Liver Disease (MELD) score of 12 or more.

12:00 AM EST January 27, 2015

Smoking May Increase Risks for Patients Being Treated for Prostate Cancer

Among patients with prostate cancer, those who smoke have increased risks of experiencing side effects from treatment and of developing future cancer recurrences, or even dying from prostate cancer.

12:00 AM EST January 26, 2015

Many Women with Breast Cancer Have Poor Knowledge about their Condition

A new analysis has found that many women with breast cancer lack knowledge about their illness, with minority patients less likely than white patients to know and report accurate information about their tumors’ characteristics.

January 23, 2015

Wiley Announces Go Blended!: A Handbook for Blending Technology in Schools

Learn to improve student outcomes by integrating technology in the classroom

12:00 AM EST January 23, 2015

New Review Looks at the Effect of Thyroid Disorders on Reproductive Health

Thyroid disease can have significant effects on a woman’s reproductive health and screening for women presenting with fertility problems and recurrent early pregnancy loss should be considered, suggests a new review published today (23 January) in The Obstetrician & Gynaecologist (TOG).

January 22, 2015

The Gift of Time: How Delegation Can Give you Space to Succeed

The Gift of Time provides managers and business owners with the knowledge they need to effectively delegate, in order to better invest their time in trying new things, being more creative and achieving business growth.

January 22, 2015

UAE and the Gulf: Architecture and Urbanism Now

The latest title in prestigious AD series provides key insights into the architecture of the Gulf region

12:00 AM EST January 22, 2015

Long-term Use of Hormonal Contraceptives Is Associated with an Increased Risk of Brain Tumours

Taking a hormonal contraceptive for at least five years is associated with a possible increase in a young woman’s risk of developing a rare tumour, glioma of the brain. This project focussed on women aged 15 –49 years and the findings are published in the British Journal of Clinical Pharmacology.

January 21, 2015

Doug Lemov’s Teach Like a Champion 2.0 Now Available

Discover new techniques and effective teaching practices in order to help students become college and career ready

January 21, 2015

Getting a Networking Job

Learn how to prepare for your next big job interview with quick tips on using body language to indicate self-confidence and interest.

January 21, 2015

Getting a Social Media Job

Learn how to prepare for your next big job interview with quick tips on using body language to indicate self-confidence and interest.

January 21, 2015

Getting a Web Development Job

Learn how to prepare for your next big job interview with quick tips on using body language to indicate self-confidence and interest.

January 21, 2015

Getting an IT Help Desk Job

Learn how to prepare for your next big job interview with quick tips on using body language to indicate self-confidence and interest.

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