Health & Science

A large dog leadning a walking group of humans
November 15, 2017 Large Image
At Cummings School, a registered therapy dog is giving the campus community a reason to gather for some weekly group exercise

When Irish wolfhound Einstein passed the 22-part skills and aptitude test to become a registered therapy dog and a member of the...

Charlie Mace
November 14, 2017 Large Image

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass (2 p.m. ET, Nov. 14, 2017) – Tufts University announced today that it is a...

Jamie Maguire in her lab at Tufts
November 14, 2017 Large Image
Tufts neuroscientist Jamie Maguire did the basic research that led to development of a new drug for postpartum depression

For women with postpartum depression—by some estimates, nearly one in five new mothers—the announcement last week of positive results in clinical...

Melissa McInereny at Tufts
November 9, 2017 Large Image
A Tufts researcher is quantifying Medicaid participation rates among low-income seniors, and the policy implications could be huge

Medicare and Medicaid—the federal programs that provide health coverage for more than 100 million Americans—cost $1 trillion annually. That number...

November 8, 2017
Tufts University among grant recipients

GRAFTON, Mass. (November 8, 2017)—The Clinical and Translational Science Award One Health Alliance (COHA), a national network of veterinary and...