health and well-being

Loneliness Is Bad for the Heart

by European Society of Cardiology

A study found that feeling lonely was a stronger predictor of poor outcomes than living alone, in both men and women

Managing Laboratory Noise

by Vince McLeod

Many areas within laboratories and especially research facilities are inherently noisy. Exposure to loud noise for long enough periods can result in permanent loss of hearing.

HomeLab Hits Milestone with Participants, Partnerships

by Robert Nesmith, Georgia Institute of Technology News Office

The Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI) has broadened the definition of laboratory testing. Through soliciting everyday consumers as participants, HomeLab is now a formidable force, at 500-strong.

Novel Biomarker in Saliva Linked to Stress, Resilience

by Arizona State University
Concerned about the effect of stress on your health and well-being? If your answer is “yes,” then Arizona State University professor Doug Granger is doing research that could impact you. Granger is pioneering the field of interdisciplinary salivary bioscience using spit.