Health & Science

Older dogs may be at risk of over--or under--nutrition from their food.
March 16, 2011 Large Image
Tufts researchers discover discrepancy in owners’ perceptions, actual content

GRAFTON, Mass. —The nutritional content of dog foods marketed for old dogs varies as widely as owner’s perceptions about them,...

plump dog illustration
March 14, 2011 Large Image
In a nation of tubby tabbies and plump pooches, Tufts experts give the scoop on good nutrition for our pets

When the eight-month-old puppy arrived at the Cummings School, he wasn’t bouncing around the waiting room like most healthy pups do. The dog was...

woman with headache
March 9, 2011
Wendy Williams, associate director of the Pain Research, Education and Policy Program, responds

The answer seems to be that they do. Many studies indicate that women notice pain at lower stimulus thresholds than men, and cannot tolerate pain...

Students in School of Dental Medicine lab
March 8, 2011 Large Image
William J. Gies Award recognizes leadership in teaching, research, community service and diversity

When Tufts School of Dental Medicine completed its ambitious expansion project in November 2009, adding five stories of teaching and research...

March 2, 2011 Large Image

Veterinary students and supervising veterinarians from the Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University will visit six Worcester...