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Alcohol advertisements influence intentions to intervene in sexual assault situations

PULLMAN, WA-- College students who viewed alcohol advertisements that included objectified images of women were less likely than others to report intentions to intervene...

Evidence of hiring discrimination against nonwhite groups in 9 countries examined

EVANSTON, Ill. --- A new meta-analysis on hiring discrimination by Northwestern University sociologist Lincoln Quillian and his colleagues finds evidence of pervasive hiring discrimination...

Gender bias continues in recognition of physicians and nurses

New Rochelle, NY, June 17, 2019--A new study has shown that patients are significantly more likely to correctly identify male physicians and...

Performance improves when the enemy of an enemy is a friend

New research from Northwestern University finds that balanced professional networks are more important than individual talent when it comes to high-risk decision making. The...

U of Guelph study finds health professionals need to be cautious...

For health professionals, posting a single negative comment to their Facebook profiles may hinder their credibility with current or potential clients, a new University...

New study examines the association between race, ethnicity and exclusionary discipline...

LEXINGTON, Ky. (June 17, 2019) - Discipline and how it is administered in schools across the U.S. continues to be a hotly debated...

Beyond Queen’s stomp-stomp-clap: Concerts and computer science converge in new research

The iconic "stomp-stomp-clap" of Queen's "We Will Rock You" was born out of the challenge that rock stars and professors alike know...

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A personalised active lifestyle programme for employees with metabolic syndrome (who are at high risk of heart disease, stroke, and type 2 diabetes) that...

Married US moms aim to have first baby in the spring,...

Educated and married American moms are more likely to try to time their pregnancy so that they have their first baby in the spring,...

The whisper of schizophrenia: Machine learning finds ‘sound’ words predict psychosis

A machine-learning method discovered a hidden clue in people's language predictive of the later emergence of psychosis -- the frequent use of words associated...