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One in eight women in the United States will develop breast cancer over the course of her lifetime.
Cancer Jun 20, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
The Center for Identity at The University of Texas at Austin has launched a new Child Identity Protection Task Force, which will be led by Texas Comptroller Susan Combs.
Health May 01, 2012 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0
(Medical Xpress) -- University of Texas at Austin researchers have demonstrated a new and more effective method for regrowing blood vessels in the heart and limbs a research advancement that could have ...
Medical research Feb 13, 2012 | 5 / 5 (6) | 4 |
(Medical Xpress) -- Use of methamphetamines is on the rise nationally after a decrease a few years ago, according to university researchers.
Health Jan 25, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
(Medical Xpress) -- A new study co-authored by a University of Texas at Austin psychology professor suggests that self-deception may help men succeed in the mating game, while women will benefit more from effective communication.
Psychology & Psychiatry Dec 23, 2011 | 3.5 / 5 (2) | 4 |
Researchers at The University of Texas at Austin have devised a simple test, using dopamine-deficient worms, for identifying drugs that may help people with Parkinson's disease.
Parkinson's & Movement disorders Nov 10, 2011 | not rated yet | 0 |
(Medical Xpress) -- Intelligence and smart thinking are not the same, according to University of Texas at Austin psychologist Art Markman, who studies how best to apply knowledge for smarter thinking at work and home.
Psychology & Psychiatry Nov 09, 2011 | 4.5 / 5 (2) | 0
A memory-enhancing drug may improve the speed and effectiveness of prolonged exposure therapy for post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) patients, according to a new pilot study by psychologists at The University of Texas ...
Psychology & Psychiatry Nov 03, 2011 | 4 / 5 (1) | 0
Pesticides and pollutants are related to an alarming 450 percent increase in the risk of spina bifida and anencephaly in rural China, according to scientists at The University of Texas at Austin and Peking ...
Health Oct 19, 2011 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0 |
Technology developed by researchers at The University of Texas at Austin could significantly reduce the time and cost to finding a cure for Alzheimer's disease and help answer one of the greatest biological questions: why ...
Medical research Oct 17, 2011 | 4 / 5 (1) | 0
Chagas disease, a tropical parasitic disease that can lead to life-threatening heart and digestive disorders, may be more widespread in Texas than previously thought, according to research from The University ...
Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes Oct 06, 2011 | 5 / 5 (1) | 17 |
Self-reported cognitive difficulties may indicate early signs of cerebrovascular disease, research shows
Middle-aged adults at risk for cardiovascular disease (CVD) can perceive and complain about related cognitive difficulties long before standard neuropsychological screening tools detect any problems, according to a recent ...
Cardiology Oct 06, 2011 | not rated yet | 0 |
Sex-segregated schooling is not superior to coeducational schooling and carries the risk of exaggerating sexism and gender stereotyping, according to a new report co-authored by a University of Texas at Austin psychologist.
Psychology & Psychiatry Oct 05, 2011 | 5 / 5 (1) | 1
Parenthood accelerates weight gain over the life course according to a new study from The University of Texas at Austin.
Health Sep 23, 2011 | not rated yet | 0 |
Many people believe getting older means losing a mental edge, leading to poor decision-making, but a new study from psychologists at The University of Texas at Austin and Texas A&M University suggests older adults are far ...
Psychology & Psychiatry Sep 21, 2011 | 4.7 / 5 (3) | 1 |