Blog | Monday, November 3, 2008

Medical news of the obvious


One of our bloggers found this in a fortune cookie: "You could prosper in the field of medical research." This led us to wonder, how much do they pay test subjects nowadays?

Now, on with some medical research that's less prosperous and more obvious ...

Children and young teens with only minimal exposure to violent entertainment in the media are far less likely to engage in aggressive behavior, a new survey suggests.

College students drink beer and it makes them fat, researchers at Tufts and Indiana universities discovered after extensive research. (Couldn't they just have looked around campus on a Saturday night?)