News: Division of Health Sciences

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Research | April 7, 2010
Element 117 Created at Research Facility in Dubna, Russia; Data Analysis Support Provided by UNLV Researchers
Lake Mead
Research | April 2, 2010
While drought conditions in the West continue to produce record drops in water levels at Lake Mead, a rising tide of research at UNLV seeks to address some of the region's most pressing water issues.
Research | March 31, 2010
A unique, 20-year study found that regular exercise, especially if continued over time, significantly reduces the risk of coronary heart disease in middle-aged and older men.
Student hiking through a forest
People | February 4, 2010
Students put down books and pick up passports for unique learning experiences.
Research | February 3, 2010
Elevated mercury levels in canned tuna may put your health at risk.
Shawn Gerstenberger
Research | January 28, 2010
UNLV Researchers Test Three National Brands’ Canned Tuna for Mercury; More than Half Exceed EPA Guidelines
David Wong holding quagga mussels
Research | October 29, 2009
Tiny quagga mussels are clogging water pipelines, attaching to boats and lake structures, and causing big problems at Lake Mead.
Research | July 22, 2009
Contrary to what you may think, stretching before you play or work out could actually reduce your athletic performance. Find out why.
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People | October 1, 2007
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May 12, 2007
More Than 2,700 Students Eligible to Participate in Ceremonies