Latest News

Appreciation for fat jokes, belief in obese stereotypes linked

From movies to television, obesity is still considered ?fair game? for jokes and ridicule. A new study took a closer look at weight-related humor to see if anti-fat attitudes played into a person?s appreciation or distaste for fat humor in the media.
View full story

Post your comment.

Name:
Email:
Rating:
Comment:
Verification
 

  • New findings on 'key players' in brain inflammation

  • First validated method of detecting drugs of abuse in exhaled breath

  • Carotid artery stenosis: Air pollution connected with narrowing of the arteries

  • Calling your bluff: Supervisors easily sniff out what drives a worker

  • Autism detection improved by multimodal neuroimaging

  • Brain treats real and imaginary objects in the same way

  • Mice don't need the cortex to sing their songs

  • New study points to better classrooms for children with disabilities

  • Teenage TV audiences and energy drink advertisements

  • Abnormal brain rhythms tied to problems with thinking in schizophrenia

  •