For as many diet plans as there are, even more research on weight loss exists. This roundup selects new and relevant findings in the field.
Smartphones are distracting. New research shows this distraction can lead to boredom, antisocial behavior and unhappiness.
As Medicaid reimbursement rates increase, nursing homes add more licensed staff per resident, improving quality of care, a new model suggests.
We spotlight 10 of the most compelling academic studies published in 2017, which delve into meaty topics such as venture-backed startups, artificial intelligence and the spread of disinformation.
Communities with local health departments that promote and provide mental health care have lower rates of preventable hospitalizations.
Criminologist Adam Lankford has found that mass shooters and suicide bombers are looking for fame. In an interview with JR, he asks journalists not to honor them, not to publish their names and pictures.
An updated collection of recent reports, research and analysis relating to Amtrak, rail transit and Positive Train Control.
This study, published in Journalism in 2017, examines how journalism branding efforts affect the personal identities of reporters, editors and columnists.
Opioid users referred for treatment by the criminal justice system were 10 times less likely to receive evidence-based treatments such as methadone than those referred by other sources.
Collection of scholarly literature and reports that focus on the dangers and impacts of hazing, with a focus on hazing-related deaths and injuries among U.S. colleges and universities.