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Shifts in 2016 voting patterns linked to drops in reported well-being

March 12, 2018
Shifts in voting patterns during recent elections have been attributed to several issues, from rising unemployment to declining health, among others.

As dinosaurs died, new species of fish filled the ocean

March 12, 2018
The evolutionary dawn of thousands of species of modern vertebrate fish occurred 66 million years ago, just as dinosaurs were dying out, says new research.

Study identifies potential therapy for disease affecting preemies

March 12, 2018
20% of premature infants suffer a potentially fatal hemorrhage in a vital region of the brain. New Yale research may provide a life-saving treatment option.

Household immigration status may impact Medicaid enrollment, study finds

March 5, 2018
Individuals who are eligible for Medicaid and live in households with undocumented immigrants appear less likely to enroll, new Yale research finds.

Breast cancer care in U.S. territories lags behind care in states

March 5, 2018
Women in American Samoa, the Northern Mariana Islands, Guam, U.S. Virgin Islands, and Puerto Rico are less likely than those on the mainland to receive care.

Chemists crack part of the catalytic code

March 5, 2018
The discovery, a new way to work with heterogeneous catalysts, may have practical applications for producing fuels with sustainable solar energy.

Genetic sequencing in heart disease patients can benefit families

March 2, 2018
A type of genetic sequencing is providing patients and doctors with detailed information that can be used to find possible culprits in inherited heart disease.