Stories about "Health and medicine"
Economist Tefft's research links 'soda tax' to small decrease in adult obesity rates

Friday, October 16, 2009 2:44 pm

Bates economist and other colleagues conduct first empirical examination of the effectiveness of soft drink taxes in reducing adult weight.

Appendicitis forces cancellation of concert

Thursday, October 15, 2009 8:30 am

A concert at Bates College by fortepianist Andreas Staier, scheduled for 7:30 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 18, has been canceled due to illness.

Update on H1N1, next clinic Thursday

Tuesday, October 13, 2009 6:04 pm

To: Bates Students From: Christy Tisdale, director of health services, and Tedd...

Today Show turns to Andrew Knowlton '97 for fall food trends

Wednesday, September 30, 2009 3:10 pm

Bon Appetit food editor Andrew Knowlton ’97, a philosophy major at Bates,...

John Kelsey's neuroscience lab brings in the brains

Friday, July 24, 2009 12:54 pm

If you’re a student in Professor of Psychology John Kelsey’s neuroscience laboratory, you might get a chance to co-author a research article. And if you’re Kelsey, your students might inspire you to explore a new area of neuroscience. "My research is done with my students and through my students," says Kelsey.

Time is now to pass meaningful health care reform

Wednesday, July 22, 2009 10:01 am

Dr. Robert McAfee ’56, former president of the American Medical Association, offers...

The Wounds of War

Wednesday, July 1, 2009 2:13 pm

Army physician Dave Lounsbury ’72, a veteran of Iraq, brings the war home

Pearls and Swine

Wednesday, July 1, 2009 12:01 pm

Fareed Zakaria’s wise words pique professors’ interest

Forms of Resonance

Wednesday, July 1, 2009 11:19 am

From encounters with the MRI, a surprising inspiration

Open Forum

Wednesday, July 1, 2009 11:00 am

Readers share comments about Bates Magazine.

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