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Latest Hannelore Ehrenreich Stories

2009-07-08 10:52:57

Healthy young mice treated with erythropoietin show lasting improved performance in learning and other higher brain functions.

2006-01-09 14:25:00

Alcoholics may have a better chance of staying abstinent if long-term therapy includes drugs such as Antabuse, a new study shows.


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.