Latest Kudzu Stories

Invasive Species Abound In The River Thames
2012-10-10 05:02:07

Scientists from the Queen Mary, University of London, claim that almost 100 non-native freshwater species have successfully invaded the River Thames, making it one of the world’s most highly invaded freshwater systems.

Chinese Herb Kudzu Reduces Consumption Of Alcohol
2012-05-18 10:29:30

According to a new study published in the current issue of Drug and Alcohol Dependence, an extract of the Chinese herb kudzu reduces binge drinking and could be useful in the treatment of alcoholism.

2012-01-05 11:04:45

A recent analysis led by ecologist Bethany Bradley at the University of Massachusetts Amherst suggests that climate change predicted for the United States will boost demand for imported drought- and heat-tolerant landscaping plants from Africa and the Middle East.

2011-07-31 06:16:53

Inspired by a sixth-grade science project, a teenager has developed a way to help combat kudzu, "an invasive plant that has overrun millions of acres of land throughout the Southeastern United States."

2011-03-01 14:50:20

Invasive plant species have long had a reputation as being bad for a new ecosystem when they are introduced.

2011-01-18 23:00:03

There are many ways, both medical and traditional, that are used to treat alcohol abuse or dependence.

2010-08-23 12:20:00

Researchers at Gilead Sciences Inc said on Sunday that an extract of the kudzu vine being developed to treat alcoholism may also help treat cocaine addiction.

2010-07-27 09:00:00

ATLANTA, July 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Kudzu.com, a website that helps homeowners choose the best service providers for their home and family, announces a multi-media partnership with HGTV.com to provide detailed, hyper-local listings of home service professionals by neighborhood, homeowner ratings and reviews of their experiences with specific companies and timely specials from local contractors. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click:...

2010-06-24 09:00:00

ATLANTA, June 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Homeowners who use Kudzu to find and refer their favorite service businesses for home and family will now get a more personalized experience when they sign in to Kudzu through Facebook. "We see added personalization as a way to make a homeowner's experience on Kudzu more relevant," said Tom Bates, vice president and general manager of Kudzu.

2010-06-09 09:00:00

ATLANTA, June 9 /PRNewswire/ -- For homeowners who need to find a trustworthy service provider for their home and family, Kudzu.com has developed the Kudzu application for iPhone and iPod Touch.

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