Latest Tufts University Stories

2011-09-27 14:23:53

An interdisciplinary team of researchers from Tufts University, Stanford University and the University of California, Irvine has found that the perception of race can be altered by cues to social status as simple as the clothes a person wears.

2011-08-12 10:18:00


2011-08-10 20:47:16

Second graders who read aloud to a canine over the summer seem to maintain their reading skills during the dog days of summer.

2011-07-28 06:00:00

WATERTOWN, Mass., July 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Losers are winners in the Tufts Health Plan Team Lean Challenge.

2011-07-22 10:29:00

Seasoned leader from region's most successful physicians' networks assumes presidency of nationally-renowned academic medical institution BOSTON, July 22, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Tufts Medical Center and Floating Hospital for Children announced today that Eric J.

2011-07-20 14:26:00

Disclosing the calories in restaurant foods to customers holds promise as a strategy to lower the nation's obesity rate.

2011-06-30 06:45:00

Researchers have established the relationship between the number of squares in a Rubik's-cube-type puzzle and the maximum number of moves required to solve it.

2011-05-26 06:00:00

WATERTOWN, Mass., May 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Tufts Health Plan recently received two Web Health Awards, which honor the nation's best electronic health programs and web-based tools for consumers.

2011-05-26 06:00:00

WATERTOWN, Mass., May 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Tufts Health Plan was recently honored for excellence in advertising in two national competitions, winning a total of three awards. Last fall, Tufts Health Plan launched a new advertising campaign featuring common health and wellness experiences focused on common and relatable experiences.

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  • Stoppage; cessation (of labor).
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