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Brigham Young University scientists recently stumbled onto one potential tumor suppressor with an especially ominous name: Programmed Cell Death Protein 5 (aka PDCD5). What they found opens a new avenue for cancer researchers; in fact, the Journal of Biological Chemistry recognizes the work as their research paper of the week.
A new study found that children who were bullied during P.E. class or other physical activities were less likely to participate in physical activity one year later.
If we’ve learned anything from post-apocalyptic movies it’s that computers eventually become self-aware and try to eliminate humans.
Directly paying students to eat a fruit or vegetable is less expensive and gets better results.
In the social media age, it is common for people to snap and share photos of tasty-looking culinary creations before dining, but new research from Brigham Young University cautions that looking at too many pictures of food could actually make it less enjoyable to eat.
New evidence, published in the Journal of Marriage and Family, shows a happy marriage can lead to a healthier life.
Parents who insist their infants finish their bottles could be setting them up to be obese as adults. Though babies are soon able to burn off those extra calories as their bodies grow, overfeeding in babyhood could translate to obesity in adulthood.
- One who brings meat to the table; hence, in some countries, the official title of the grand master or steward of the king's or a nobleman's household.