Health & Science

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April 10, 2017 Large Image
Cailin Heinze, a veterinary nutritionist at Cummings Veterinary Medical Center, responds

Grain-free diets are one of the largest growing segments of the pet food market. More and more pet owners are choosing these diets, which are...

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April 6, 2017 Large Image
Tufts researchers help create an award-winning ASL database that allows users to look up a sign without having to guess at its English translation

Although American Sign Language, used by 250,000 people in the United States, is widely recognized as a rich, complex language, ASL learners and...

April 4, 2017

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE (April 4, 2017) – Tufts University announced today that four faculty members have earned 2017 Faculty Early Career Development...

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March 31, 2017 Large Image
Plan your meals, donate to the hungry, love your leftovers and much more

How should we all combat food waste locally? Here are some things you can do to make the most of the groceries you bring home and cut back on what...

March 30, 2017 Large Image
Strategy could provide roadmap for promoting innervation in regenerative medicine

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (March 30, 2017) – Blind tadpoles were able to process visual information from eyes grafted onto their tails after being...