Halloween eye safety

You might see a lot of scary sights on Halloweenβ€”most of them fun and harmless. But one freaky sight you want to avoid is an eye infection caused by illegal colored contact lensesβ€”also called β€œfashion” or β€œcostume” lenses.

FROM CAMPUS LAB TO CONTAMINATED CITY

The U’s radiobiology professor Scott Miller is one of the only Americans still allowed to visit sensitive Russian sites.

IMPACT OF EARLY ABUSE AND NEGLECT

U researcher finds children who experience abuse and neglect early in life are more likely to have problems in social relationships and underachieve academically as adults.

The Wheels of Winter

It’s snow season, and freezing temperatures are the norm, but that doesn’t mean you have to hang up your bike.

Safe & Sound

Personal Protective Equipment in the Lab There are many situations on campus that involve work with chemical or biological materials. These materials can be hazardous. Health effects from exposure to these materials can range from relatively mild effects, such as eye or skin irritation, to much more serious issues like chemical burns or disease. You […]

Be still my beating heart

Researchers identify a genetic mutation that sets the heart racing, producing an irregular heartbeat that can lead to heart failure.