Sensing America's international weakness, Putin seizes opportunity

...in power politics. It is up to the reader to determine whether this is for better or worse. (The writer is an assistant professor of political science at Georgia Regents University.)

Meditation, yoga to treat patients at GRU Cancer Center

...and hypertension, not as much work has been done with that practice and cancer, said Dr. Vernon Barnes, an assistant professor in the Department of Pediatrics at GRU and a researcher in meditation with the Georgia Prevention Center.But...

Spouses dying close together has medical, social roots

...dies it greatly increases the risk of a second spouse dying within the next year," said Dr. Ilan Wittstein, an assistant professor at The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in Baltimore. "That has to be more than coincidence."Wittstein...

Marijuana can also cause vomiting, make kids sick

...about when it comes to marijuana exposures in kids," said George S. Wang, the lead author of the study and an assistant professor of pediatrics at the University of Colorado and Children's Hospital Colorado.Many of those products are not...

The Artside: Photographer to explain wet-plate collodion process

...Thursday, Feb. 6, as part of the museum's Art Now contemporary artist series.A fine art photographer and assistant professor of photography and digital media at the University of Houston in Texas, she works in the wet-plate collodion...

The Artside: Fair, exhibits showcase fine art prints

...exhibits will be on view through Feb. 21.? At the Fire House Gallery in Louisville, Ga., Isaac Powell, assistant professor of art at Eastern Kentucky University, will open a solo exhibit Feb. 5. There will be a closing reception Feb...

Health law to put calorie info on vending machines

...an overall population level in the number of calories consumed," said Brian Ebel, the study's author and an assistant professor at New York University's department of population health and medicine.Ebel said he wouldn't be surprised...

Georgia Regents University's body donation program benefits future of medicine

...different."One lab over is Bill Pearson, an assistant professor in the De part ment of Cellular Biology and Anatomy...these areas well," he said.Charys Martin, an assistant professor in the Depart ment of Cellular Biology and Anatomy...

Ramblin' Rhodes: Fiddler to bring new music to Oka'Chaffa Indian Festival

...p.m.-6:30 p.m., Friday, Nov. 1, in the second floor auditorium of the Augusta Museum of History.Assistant professors Thomas Jennings and Ashley Smallwood, of the University of West Georgia, will talk about the Southeastern Clovis...

Experts: More research needed on electronic cigarettes

...problem in studying them is the sheer variety of different devices and how they work, said Dr. Maciej Goniewicz, assistant professor of oncology at Roswell Park Cancer Institute in Buffalo, N.Y."There is a huge variability and variation of...