Tufts in the News

Publication date: Thursday, February 27, 2014
Marketplace
American Public Media
Nutrition expert Sean Cash explains why supermarkets are hesitant to open in "food deserts."
Publication date: Wednesday, February 26, 2014
Associated Press
Tufts Medical Center's Diana Bianchi led the first study to examine the success of prenatal DNA screening for genetic disorders, like Down Syndrome, in the general population.
Publication date: Wednesday, February 26, 2014
HealthDay News
Bacteriologist Stuart Levy comments on the growth of superbugs and the inadequacy of finding drugs to combat them.
Publication date: Wednesday, February 26, 2014
Science Friday blog
National Public Radio
This blog post mentions the Cummings School's Nicholas Dodman's research on obsessive-compulsive behavior in dogs.
Publication date: Wednesday, February 26, 2014
PBS NewsHour
ChildObesity 180 Director Christina Economos discusses a recent study that found obesity rates are only falling among children.
Publication date: Wednesday, February 26, 2014
Time
Healthland blog
According to nutrition expert Susan Roberts, apples are a good food for weight loss because they take a long time to eat.
Publication date: Sunday, February 23, 2014
Boston Globe
History Professor Peniel Joseph writes about his new book on civil rights leader Stokely Carmichael.
Publication date: Thursday, February 20, 2014
WBZ-TV, CBS affiliate in Boston
The Cummings School is training staff on new non-surgical ways to neuter dogs.
Publication date: Wednesday, February 19, 2014
Morning Edition, WGBH-FM
Tufts will launch the Tufts 1+4 program based at Tisch College starting fall 2015, which is designed to engage incoming undergraduate students in a year of full-time national or international service before beginning the traditional college experience.
Publication date: Sunday, February 16, 2014
National Geographic
Psychologist Aniruddh Patel talks about how animals react to music.

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