Health

Counselors Without Borders Featured
on Radio Show

Posted: August 14, 2014 at 5:01 am, Last Updated: August 13, 2014 at 4:47 pm

Mason professors Frederic Bemak and Rita Chi-Ying Chung will appear on the “With Good Reason” radio show to discuss how talk therapy can aid in healing after natural disasters.

Little Interruptions Cause Big Trouble in New Distraction Study

Posted: August 13, 2014 at 5:02 am, Last Updated: August 12, 2014 at 1:11 pm

Mason researchers found that even brief work distractions, especially while writing, decrease overall production and quality.

Mason Researchers Looking for Fresh Answers in a Medieval Disease

Posted: August 12, 2014 at 5:00 am, Last Updated: August 15, 2014 at 1:15 pm

Mason professor Ramin M. Hakami is searching for new ways to treat modern ailments while coaching the next generation of infectious disease researchers.

Trailblazers: Clearing a Path to Better Health in Swaziland

Posted: July 31, 2014 at 5:00 am, Last Updated: August 13, 2014 at 3:53 pm

Nursing professor R. Kevin Mallinson worked with grad student Shannon Turner in a Swaziland hospital to help lay the groundwork for a tuberculosis infection control policy.

An Outside Chance of Winning: Mason Enters Recreation Contest

Posted: July 30, 2014 at 5:02 am, Last Updated: July 31, 2014 at 10:11 pm

The university is one of 10 colleges nationwide competing to see whose students can spend the most time participating in outdoor sports and activities.

Dyes Used to Paint New Picture of Disease

Posted: July 22, 2014 at 5:02 am, Last Updated: July 22, 2014 at 1:15 pm

Mason researchers have uncovered a way to determine where proteins touch one other, a discovery that could lead to novel treatments for devastating illnesses.

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