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African Immigrants: How Race and Gender Shape the American Dream

Africans represent one of the fastest-growing immigrant groups in the United States, but women far outpace men for securing high-skilled jobs and earnings growth, indicates a new study led by a Michigan State University sociologist.
12-Dec-2017 9:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Marijuana May Help HIV Patients Keep Mental Stamina Longer

A chemical found in marijuana, known as tetrahydrocannabinol, or THC, has been found to potentially slow the process in which mental decline can occur in up to 50 percent of HIV patients, says a new Michigan State University study.
12-Dec-2017 7:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Discrimination Harms Your Health – and Your Partner’s

Discrimination not only harms the health and well-being of the victim, but the victim’s romantic partner as well, indicates new research led by a Michigan State University scholar.
7-Dec-2017 3:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

How a Physics Class Is Changing Student Attitudes for the Better

Michigan State University professors are taking a newer way of teaching a required introductory physics course and making it more meaningful for students who often start out with an unfavorable outlook and think they’ll never use physics later on.
5-Dec-2017 2:30 PM EST Add to Favorites

MSU and Notre Dame: Rivals on the Court, Partners in Safety

Michigan State University and Notre Dame were fierce competitors during the 2017 Big Ten-ACC Challenge. But off the court, the two university police departments partnered to conduct a special training with their Vapor Wake K-9s with one goal: to...
4-Dec-2017 12:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Broader Gun Restrictions Lead to Fewer Intimate Partner Homicides

State laws that restrict gun ownership among domestic abusers and others with violent histories appear to significantly reduce intimate partner homicides, indicates a groundbreaking national study led by a Michigan State University researcher.
29-Nov-2017 12:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Should Exercise Be What the Doctor Orders for Depression?

More mental health providers may want to take a closer look at including exercise in their patient's treatment plans, a new study suggests. Michigan State University and University of Michigan researchers asked 295 patients receiving treatment at a...
8-Nov-2017 2:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Take Charge, Wine Lovers, and Trust Your Palate

The traditional pairing of wine and food too often misses the mark – leaving people confused and intimated – and should be scrapped in favor of a more consumer-focused approach, a new study indicates.
7-Nov-2017 9:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

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