New brain pathways for understanding type 2 diabetes and obesity uncovered
Researchers have identified neural pathways that increase understanding of how the brain regulates body weight, energy expenditure, and blood glucose levels – a discovery that can lead to new therapies for treating Type 2 diabetes and obesity.
Scalping can raise ticket prices
A new study finds that resale markets like Craigslist can add value to tickets sold by concert venues and Ticketmaster.
New EMS system dramatically improves survival from cardiac arrest
A new emergency medicine system that sent patients to designated cardiac receiving centers dramatically increased the survival rate of victims of sudden cardiac arrest in Arizona, according to a study. Under the study, 31 hospitals, serving about 80 percent of the state's population, were designated as cardiac receiving centers between December 2007 and November 2010. Approximately 55 emergency medicine service agencies also participated in the study.