Concussions can literally kill. An estimated 3 million Americans suffer them annually. Unfortunately, many athletes often understate the severity of their head injuries to remain...... Read more
Making a plan can mean the difference in overcoming a difficult childhood, while just thinking about those difficulties can drag down the child. Read more
Mapping the ocean’s ecosystems is an ongoing challenge for marine biologists. In the hope of providing a better approach, USC Viterbi School of Engineering PhD student...... Read more
If there’s one message to take away from Racing Extinction, the new environmental documentary from Academy Award-winning director Louie Psihoyos (The Cove), it’s this: If...... Read more
USC study reveals that hundreds of eastern chimpanzees inhabit a region of rapidly shrinking forest fragments in Uganda. Read more
Chronic depression is associated with shrinkage in the hippocampus, a part of the brain related to learning and memory, according to new research led by...... Read more
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Scientists at USC's Atherosclerosis Research Unit co-developed an ultrasound method for measureing carotid intima-media thickness (CIMT), to detect the buildup of fats in and on artery walls as an early predictor of heart disease.