Research Matters Archive

Jun 4 2018 - 8:05am
The four-year National Cancer Institute grant will enable Terry A. Badger, PhD, RN, PMHCNS-BC, FAAN, to study whether psychosocial interventions will help ethnically diverse survivors improve their symptoms.
Jun 1 2018 - 1:17pm
The study found poor sleep quality was associated with nighttime snacking and a high likelihood of craving junk food. The study also found that junk food cravings were associated with increased risk of obesity, diabetes and other health problems.
May 31 2018 - 8:43am
University faculty's research output and influence earn high marks in the latest Center for World University Rankings.
May 24 2018 - 9:59am
Events are planned across the nation to engage diverse communities in the national recruitment effort. In Arizona, Banner Health and the University of Arizona Health Sciences have been enrolling volunteers into the program as a National Institutes of Health pilot site since 2017.
May 21 2018 - 11:39am
The UA's focus has been on helping people with chronic pain without using narcotics or other addictive drugs.
May 19 2018 - 10:40am
Surgeons at the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson are developing a tool that may make detecting urine blockage simpler for patients.
May 17 2018 - 12:28pm
The three-year Arizona Biomedical Research Commission Awards will fund research relating to neuropathic and cancer pain, migraines, opioids, antibiotics, antivirals, sinusitis, obesity, diabetes, Parkinson’s disease, pulmonary disease and pediatric acute-onset neuropsychiatric syndrome.
May 15 2018 - 4:32pm
Interfering with the motion of a kinase enzyme might be a new approach for the development of anti-cancer drugs.
May 14 2018 - 9:30am
The Nogales Cardiometabolic Health and Sleep Study seeks to learn more about sleep health and sleep disorders in the border region, how sleep issues are related to social, behavioral and environmental factors and their potential role in regard to risk factors for cardiovascular disease and diabetes.
May 14 2018 - 8:57am
Researchers at the UA College of Medicine – Tucson have received $2.7 million to learn how stress can produce pain — and how to stop it from occurring.