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12:00 AM EDT June 09, 2014

Iron Supplements Improve Anemia, Quality of Life for Women with Heavy Periods

A study by researchers from Finland found that diagnosis and treatment of anemia is importanat to improve quality of life among women with heavy periods.  Findings published in Acta Obstetricia et Gynecologica Scandinavica, a journal of the Nordic Federation of Societies of Obstetrics and Gynecology, suggest clinicians screen for anemia and recommend iron supplementation to women with heavy menstrual bleeding  (menorrhagia).

12:00 AM EDT June 09, 2014

Most Breast Cancer Patients May Not Be Getting Enough Exercise

Physical activity after breast cancer diagnosis has been linked with prolonged survival and improved quality of life, but most participants in a large breast cancer study did not meet national physical activity guidelines after they were diagnosed.

June 06, 2014

Becoming an Architect, 3rd Edition

Discover the risks and rewards on the path to a career as an architect

June 06, 2014

Governance Reconsidered: How Boards, Presidents, Administrators, and Faculty Can Help Their Colleges Thrive

Using recent controversies as examples, the book goes beyond conflict to offer practical guidance to campus leaders in various roles so they can work together to help their institutions thrive.

June 06, 2014

How to Teach Adults: Plan Your Class, Teach Your Students, Change the World, Expanded Edition

Teach all students the skills they need to learn, no matter the subject matter

June 06, 2014

Launching and Leading Change Initiatives in Health Care Organizations: Managing Successful Projects

Discover ways to launch and implement changes for better patient care

June 06, 2014

Masquerading Symptoms: Uncovering Physical Illnesses That Present as Psychological Problems

Learn to decode the ways diseases present as psychological disorders in order to offer better patient

June 06, 2014

Teaching with Heart: Poetry that Speaks to the Courage to Teach

Reignite your passion for teaching in order to inspire a brighter future for your students

7:00 PM EDT June 04, 2014

Crooning in the Concrete Jungle: Taiwan’s Frogs Use Drains to Amplify Mating Calls

Journal of Zoology reports on how Taiwan's tiny mientien tree frog is using the cities storm drains to amplify mating calls.

12:00 AM EDT June 04, 2014

Locked, Loaded & Feeling Low: Dangers of Gun Ownership in the Elderly

 The Journal of the American Geriatrics Society explores the legal and medical challenges caused by elderly gun ownership

June 04, 2014

Remote school gardens for Indigenous kids

Gardens in remote schools could boost students’ healthy eating habits at a low cost.

This is the finding from a study published in the June issue of Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health. Andrew Hume from Menzies School of Health Research, led the study that tested a novel, low-cost program to get remote schools started in gardening and nutrition.

June 02, 2014

Steve Smith, Wiley President and CEO, Addresses the Impact of First Sale on Illegal Importation and Digital Commerce at Today’s House Judiciary Subcommittee Hearing

Stephen Smith, President and CEO of Wiley, testified on behalf of his organization at today’s House Judiciary Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property and the Internet field hearing on “The First Sale Doctrine Under Title 17."

June 02, 2014

Brand Famous

Linzi Boyd, a savvy entrepreneurial builder of brands, shows readers her winning formula to help them to build, renovate or refresh their brand.

June 02, 2014

Does Your Stomach Bacteria Protect you From Obesity?

Research in Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics suggests that treating the bacteria Helicobacter pylori is linked to weight gain.

June 02, 2014

Going Grey: Chinese Plants Evolve Alpine Camouflage to Avoid Attack

New Phytologist has found that a Chinese species of herb uses its grey leaves to blend into its mountainside surroundings.

June 02, 2014

New Arctic Permafrost Will Disappear Within 70 Years, Study Shows

Research in Geophysical Research Letters explores permafrost growth at Twelvemile Lake in north central Alaska.

June 02, 2014

Research Explores Success of HIV Prevention Strategies

The Journal of Clinical Pharmacology reviews the development of HIV topical microbicides, their limited successes, their failures, and what has been learned

12:00 AM EDT June 02, 2014

Speaking Two Languages Benefits the Aging Brain

New research reveals that bilingualism has a positive effect on cognition later in life. Findings published in Annals of Neurology, a journal of the American Neurological Association and Child Neurology Society, show that individuals who speak two or more languages, even those who acquired the second language in adulthood, may slow down cognitive decline from aging.

June 02, 2014

Study Explores Psychological Impact of Surviving a Campus Mass Shooting

The Journal of Traumatic Stress explores the long-term psychological impact for survivors of campus shootings

12:00 AM EDT May 29, 2014

Circumcision Linked to Reduced Risk of Prostate Cancer in Some Men

Circumcision is performed for various reasons, including those that are based on religion, aesthetics, or health. New research indicates that the procedure may help prevent prostate cancer in some men. The findings, which are published in BJU International, add to a growing list of advantages to circumcision.

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