Media Highlights

Media Highlights

  • 8/18/14

    Gastric bypass hypnosis may help some people lose weight, but experts like Dr. Ann Rogers of Penn State Hershey say there are other benefits gained from the real surgery.

  • 8/20/14

    Findings by a study team led by Laura Cousino Klein suggest that even one day off can shift caregivers’ stress levels back toward normal.

  • 8/19/14

    George Perry, assistant professor of anthropology and biology, and colleagues compared genetics of Uganda's Batwa rainforest hunter-gatherers and their farming neighbors.

  • 8/18/14

    Researchers from Penn State College of Medicine found that parents who took ADHD medication adopted a more positive parenting approach, making fewer negative statements.

  • 8/18/14

    According to a recent Penn State study, the more fat people eat at a meal, the sleepier they become afterward. Beware of very-high-protein diets, which may contribute.

  • 8/17/14

    The College of Medicine received a $1 million grant from the AMA to design a new curriculum that would reshape medical education — one of 11 schools selected out of 120.

  • 8/18/14

    The Penn State Millennium Scholars Program is designed to inspire academically strong high school seniors from diverse backgrounds to apply for doctoral STEM degrees.

  • 8/17/14

    To build muscle, which helps you lose weight: A Penn State study on the benefits of cardio versus strength training notes those lifting weights lost almost all fat.

  • 8/14/14

    Glacier expert Richard Alley, who wasn’t part of the study, says it "makes perfect sense," noting he believes authors quantified what most scientists would have expected.

  • 8/12/14

    Many researchers assume functional MRI signals reflect neural activity, says neuroscientist Patrick Drew. The study results call for more caution in reading brain scans.

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