Health & Science

person at end of a tunnel
April 21, 2017 Video
A disease that is distinct from sadness, it influences people differently, says biomedical sciences professor

The Tufts video series Ever Wonder features faculty and other experts answering questions for the...

Henry and Foster Hospital for Small Animals at Cummings Veterinary Medical Center at Tufts University
April 20, 2017 Large Image

NORTH GRAFTON, Mass. (April 20, 2017)—A $10 million renovation of the Henry and Lois Foster Hospital for Small Animals at Cummings Veterinary...

illustration of animal simulation lab
April 19, 2017 Large Image
New animal simulation laboratory will help students learn basic surgery and other clinical skills

Hannah Donnelly, V17, was “super anxious” about a dog spay she was scheduled to do. All third-year students at Cummings School of Veterinary...

illustration of man tossing veggies and fruit into a trash can
April 14, 2017 Large Image
Why do we buy food we don’t intend to eat—and what can be done about it?

Back in college, when Norbert Wilson would buy a jar of pasta sauce at the supermarket, he had every intention of using it up. But there’s only so...

100k students
April 13, 2017 Large Image
Annual competition celebrates innovation and entrepreneurship across Tufts community

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (April 13, 2017) -- A group developing an accessible headset to diagnose and monitor glaucoma, an enterprise that...