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Rheumatoid arthritis , a complex autoimmune disease that affects 1 to 2 percent of adults, requires patients to not only cope with pain, disability and joint disfigurements, but also other stressors such as disrupted work, family life and marital functioning.
The father of a West Point graduate shot dead by Las Vegas police in 2010 told Newsmax TV on Friday that his son's uniformed killers embody a culture of lawless violence infecting police forces nationwide.
Researchers have pinpointed the environmental source of fungal infections that have been sickening HIV/AIDS patients in Southern California for decades.
Frans Plooij was a graduate student at the University of Groningen in the Netherlands in 1971 when he went to the Gombe National Park in Tanzania to study chimpanzee migration with his new wife, Hetty van de Rijt-Plooij.
Erika Lietzan moved to Columbia on June 8 with her husband, Karl, and their two daughters, Sophia, 9, and Effie, 2, along with two cats.
Like many students who are starting school, MBAs will see their leisure time shrink in the next few weeks.
Favourite memories of trip: This summer the Courier's arts and entertainment editor travelled to hot and humid North Carolina for the 25th anniversary of venerable indie label Merge Records.
Under the right scenario, exporting U.S. coal to power plants in South Korea could lead to a 21 percent drop in greenhouse gas emissions compared to burning the fossil fuel at plants in the United States, according to a new Duke University-led study.
Clintrax Global, Inc., a worldwide provider of clinical research services located in Raleigh, NC, recently announced the addition of Bradford Evans as Vice President of Administration.
In 1968, an article in Kappan magazine titled "The Need for Replication in Education Research" by education Professor Robert H. Bauernfeind said: The principle of replication is the cornerstone of scientific inquiry.
The rate at which Alamance County deputies stopped Hispanics at checkpoints isn't significant compared to data from agencies in a number of nearby counties - and is even lower than in some of those locations, according to an expert witness.
More than a billion people were amazed this summer when a 29-year-old paraplegic man from Brazil raised his right leg and kicked a soccer ball to ceremonially begin the World Cup.
Islamic extremists may have set back their "cause" with the beheading of American journalist Jim Foley.
Imagine being able to use your finger nail polish as a diagnostic to determine if there's a roofie in your drink.
The national News21 Initiative brings together a select group of student journalists to produce a major national investigation into a topic of wide interest.
Ann Majestic was elected to the National School Boards Association Council of School Attorneys Board of Directors in 1991, and served as the Chair from spring of 1998 to spring of 1999.
Updated: Sat Aug 23, 2014 01:37 am
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