When research grant proposals are evaluated mainly on the credentials of the researcher, and not the proposal itself, there is a bias in favor of men.
Standing rather than sitting burns, on average, an additional 0.15 calories per minute.
New research suggests even mild head injuries pose a risk for the development of chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE), a neurodegenerative disease.
In light of debates over Medicaid work requirements, this review features studies that show how for healthy and unhealthy people alike, some forms of work might worsen health.
This roundup of research looks at the problem of college student hunger and its impact on student health and success.
Grocery stores raise prices to offset hikes in the minimum wage, a new study suggests. Poor households are impacted most.
A collection of research and resources to help journalists write about the so-called "tampon tax," or sales taxes charged on feminine hygiene products.
This study, published in Journalism in 2017, examines how journalism branding efforts affect the personal identities of reporters, editors and columnists.
Uninsured adults don't use emergency rooms more than insured adults. But they use other forms of health care much less, new research finds. Another study considers a strategy to change this.
Hate speech is not hard to find in 2017. Such verbal violence begets hate and prejudice, a new study finds.