Last updated: January 19, 2017
Is there such a thing as the “Freshman 15”? A new study suggests students gain about a pound during the first year of college and young adults who attend college gain less weight than those who do not.
Last updated: December 15, 2016
Boys who ride the bus to school have a greater chance of being bullied than those using other transportation. But girls are generally more likely to be bullied.
Last updated: December 12, 2016
A study in the American Journal of Criminal Justice looks at where registered sex offenders live 15 years after arrest.
Last updated: December 5, 2016
A study in Health Affairs suggests spending for prescription opioids tripled from 1999 to 2012 and that Medicare and Medicaid covered a growing portion of those costs.
Last updated: November 24, 2016
Financial incentives aimed at drawing film production firms to certain states produce mixed results when it comes to job creation, according to this recent study.
Last updated: November 18, 2016
A study in the Journal of Forensic Sciences explores the unclaimed dead, including who they are, why they aren’t claimed and how coroner offices process them.