Obama Hopes Mapping Project Reveals Brain’s Mysteries


Published April 8, 2013 President Obama rolled out an ambitious new scientific research initiative to study the brain last week that he hopes will bring…read more

7 Things Teens Can Do To Avoid the E.R.


Click here to download the video Emergency room physician Sampson Davis grew up in Newark, N.J., also known as “Brick City”– one of the toughest…read more

Is Gun Violence a Matter of Public Health?


After recent mass shootings, debate over gun violence has focused on law enforcement and crime. However, with 30,000 people dying each year from gun shots,…read more

Gun Violence as a Public Health Crisis in Chicago


Click here to download the video The city of Chicago is home to one of the highest gun violence rates of any U.S. city, and…read more

The Science of Stress: How Well Do You Test?


How well a person handles competition and stressful test-taking environments can be traced to his or her biology and a certain gene called the COMT…read more

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