Despite being a substance that targets the brain, if and how long-term cannabis use alters brain structure and function remain unknown. Access to cannabis for researchers remains a problem.
UA researchers studying effects of smartphones on personal relationships
Several researchers at the University of Arizona are studying the effects smartphones have on personal relationships.
Questions mount as depleted Warriors lose 4th in a row
During a third-quarter huddle Wednesday night, Warriors forward Draymond Green - in street clothes with a sprained right toe - delivered an impassioned speech, seemingly imploring his teammates to ratchet up their energy TV cameras caught several players, blank expressions on their face, standing idly as head coach Steve Kerr took his seat in the center of the scrum. It was a telling scene on a night Golden State was routed 123-95 by the Thunder at Oracle Arena: With Green and Stephen Curry…
Spring impressions: How is the depleted Charlotte 49ers defensive line shaping up?
As the Charlotte 49ers football team prepares for its spring game on April 22, coach Brad Lambert says his defensive line - an area where development is vital - is making significant strides.
Why Marcus Maye provides Jets hope in depleted secondary
An injury-riddled secondary has forced the Jets to prepare much differently for their upcoming game with the Dolphins. The defense is expected to be without star safety Jamal Adams and cornerbacks …
Why Mark Cuban's no-tanking vow is the right message for the depleted Mavericks
Before the game, Mavericks owner Mark Cuban wanted to make something perfectly clear.
NIH awards Stempel College $2.8M to study effects of soluble corn fiber on bone mass
The National Institutes of Health’s Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development has awarded Cristina Palacios, associate professor in the department of Di…
Depleted Sun Valley allows 101 points in loss to Ohio powerhourse
It didn't help the Vanguards that they lost Julz Kelly, a standout running back and safety, to a hand injury in the first quarter.
Raptors top depleted Warriors in Game 6 for their first NBA title
Finals MVP Kawhi Leonard and Toronto secure Canada’s first NBA crown with another road win, outlasting the two-time defending champs 114-110 in Oracle Arena’s finale. Golden State’s Kla…
Sounders top depleted Galaxy 5-0 for record 6th straight win
Harry Shipp isn’t quite ready to say the Seattle Sounders have turned a corner. On Saturday, he did his part to help them get closer to turning it.
Oklahoma researcher receives grant to study vaping effects
Alayna Tackett is working to see if she can find answers to questions about vaping's potential links to illness and death.
Marijuana's effects linger for 24 hours, study finds
We have long known that smoking weed can make your memory foggy and slow your learning, but now researchers at the University of Alberta have worked out that the effects fully fade after 72 hours.
American businesses ignoring the effects of data hacks: studies
Many American business big shots are clueless. They don’t understand how customers and employees now view data breaches. That is the conclusion reached by several studies, including one from Shred-…
Competitors swallow transmitters to study heat effects
DOHA, Qatar (AP) - The stopwatch is only one way to measure the gains athletes are making at the world championships this year About 200 runners volunteered to swallow red-and-white capsules that contain data transmitters. It's part of an IAAF research project on the effects of heat and body-core temperatures. They couldn't have picked a better time or place - in Doha, where the temperatures reach 100 degrees (38 Celsius) every day, and less than a year removed from the Olympics in Tokyo,…
KM Museum on a quest for $10,000
KINGS MOUNTAIN – Kings Mountain Historical Museum has a chance to win $10,000 and it needs the community's help to do so. Kings Mountain
Study: Surprise medical bills have far-reaching effects
When it comes to having a baby, that bundle of joy may bring an unexpected price tag that can affect parents’ future health care choices.
Boulder company conducting study on effects of CBD on brain injury
Boulder-based Real-Time Diagnostics Ventures Inc. is conducting a first-of-its kind study in the United States to assess the role of plant-derived hemp supplements containing CBD in recovery from t…
Federal study seeks to address health effects of leaded aviation fuel
The FAA said it is already researching alternatives for leaded aviation fuel and hopes to issue a report by the end of the year.
Stem cell study reveals the harmful effects of flavored e-cigarette liquids
Your favorite vape flavor may be more harmful than the nicotine itself. Using stem cells to investigate the impact of e-liquids on cardiovascular disease, a new study has revealed the harmful effects of flavored e-cigarette liquids and e-cigarette use.
Harvard, MIT share $9 million gift to study marijuana’s health effects
Described as the largest donation to cannabis research, the money — from an investor in the marijuana industry — aims to fill huge gaps in knowledge of the drug’s effects.