| Oct 14, 2014
| 12:29 PM
The state of our health care system depends, in part, on the state of our health care providers. But research over the last few years has shown that physician burnout is on the rise.
Mark Linzer, director of the division of general internal medicine...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 5:47 PM
Calling the world's wealth of health data a formidable "engine of discovery," the National Institutes of Health on Thursday awarded $32 million in grants in a bid to make huge biomedical data sets accessible to researchers the world over.
| Sep 24, 2014
| 4:53 PM
One idea gaining currency among psychologists and political scientists is that Democrats and Republicans are politically polarized because they are fundamentally different. As one science journalist concluded after reviewing the literature: "A large...
| Oct 8, 2014
| 3:27 AM
American scientists Eric Betzig and William Moerner and Germany's Stefan Hell won the 2014 Nobel Prize for chemistry for the development of super-resolved fluorescence microscopy, the award-giving body said on Wednesday.
The Royal Swedish Academy of...
| Oct 8, 2014
| 4:09 AM
STOCKHOLM/LONDON (Reuters) - A German and two American scientists won the 2014 Nobel Prize for Chemistry on Wednesday for smashing the size barrier in optical microscopes, allowing researchers to see individual molecules inside living cells.
| Oct 3, 2014
| 7:41 AM
Tatiana Eyzaguirre has been promoted to senior vice president and private client managing director for BankUnited in Fort Lauderdale. Most recently she was vice president and sales hub manager for Weston and parts of Sunrise. Raphael Garcia was...
| Sep 9, 2014
| 4:14 PM
A UC panel proposed Tuesday that environmental and social issues should influence how the system invests its $91 billion in endowment and retirement funds. But the group stopped short of endorsing the sell off of holdings in the fossil fuel industries...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 9:01 PM
If your grades and SAT scores are less than stellar, you still have a shot at getting into Goucher College with a two-minute video.
Starting with applicants for next year's class, Goucher announced Thursday that it will give students the option of...
| Sep 17, 2014
| 6:14 PM
A UC regents committee decided Wednesday not to sell off stocks and holdings in oil, coal and natural gas from the university’s $91-billion endowment and retirement funds but moved to have environmental and social issues more deeply influence...
| Sep 15, 2014
| 7:08 AM
Major U.S. poultry firms are administering antibiotics to their flocks far more pervasively than regulators realize, posing a potential risk to human health.
Internal records examined by Reuters reveal that some of the nation's largest poultry producers...
| Sep 15, 2014
| 6:01 PM
This would be a difficult period for Supt. John Deasy and the Los Angeles Unified School District even if he and the school board were intent on working together for the benefit of students. But these aren't the most cooperative of times, to put it...