Health & Science

William Masters
January 11, 2011 Large Image
William Masters uses economic theory to improve agriculture and diet in Africa

You walk into a grocery store and are presented with a choice: Do you pick the $5 box of heavily advertised cereal or the no-name brand with the $...

January 11, 2011
Mary Anna Labato, V83, clinical professor at the Cummings School, responds

Unfortunately, no. Although there are less-toxic coolants and antifreezes than those containing ethylene glycol, the new law in Massachusetts does...

January 7, 2011
Everything you need to know about brushing, but were afraid to ask

In a 1949 Life magazine ad, a radiant mother squeezes a generous stripe of toothpaste onto her elated son’s toothbrush. “...

January 5, 2011
JAX Track at Tufts Combines Training in Human Genetics, Mouse Models and Bioinformatics to Accelerate Research into Human Disease

BAR HARBOR, MAINE and BOSTON (January 5, 2011) — The Jackson Laboratory (JAX), Sackler School of Graduate Biomedical Sciences at...

January 4, 2011

BOSTON -- With life expectancy increasing in Latin America, age-related disease has become a pressing public health concern. ...