University of Arizona
College of Public Health

New York Times

Well: Forming Attachments Near and Far

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 12:16pm
An unforeseen benefit of living with cancer is the intimacy it creates with individuals we barely know.






Ebola Outbreak in Sierra Leone Is Tied to One Funeral

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 11:15am
An explosion of cases in early summer seems to stem from a traditional healer’s funeral at which 14 women were infected, according to scientists.






Well: In Sickness and in Health

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 11:02am
People make sacrifices for each other when it comes to health, just as they do with family and careers. When both partners develop cancer, it is no exception.






Poison Pen: In Plastics and Cans, a Threat to Women

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 9:51am
BPA worries scientists for a number of reasons, but evidence is gathering for one concern in particular: infertility.






The Dawn of the Post-Clinic Abortion

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 7:54am
Some activists like Rebecca Gomperts are now imagining the unthinkable: a future where most abortions happen at home.






Using Light Technique, Scientists Find Dimmer Switch for Memories in Mice

Wed, 08/27/2014 - 6:32pm
M.I.T. researchers say a technique that adjusts emotions attached to memories could eventually lead to more effective therapies for people with psychological problems.






Well: A Tipping Point for Too Much Talent

Wed, 08/27/2014 - 7:46am
What happens when you pack a sports team with top players at every position?






Love Well: The Decisive Marriage

Tue, 08/26/2014 - 1:19pm
New research shows that couples who are decisive before marriage appear to have better marriages than those who simply let inertia carry them through major transitions.






Personal Health: Healing Teenage Cancer’s Scars

Tue, 08/26/2014 - 1:02pm
Even with an excellent chance of being cured, teenagers with cancer face myriad emotional, educational and social concerns, especially missing out on activities and losing friends who can’t cope with cancer in a contemporary.






Personal Health: Lots of Reasons to Eat Fish

Mon, 08/25/2014 - 7:24pm
Fish is good for you, better than heart-damaging red meat and even better than lean poultry. Even so, it is not a popular choice in the kitchen — but there are ways to overcome opposition to it.