Researchers now have a better understanding of why this rare complication often occurs during sleep.
Tools used in intensive care units overestimate the risk of death for all patients, but particularly for Black and Hispanic patients.
Frequent tutoring with experienced teachers or volunteers, personalized instruction, and a positive, mentoring relationship between tutor and student can close learning gaps for students from lower-income families.
Freely-moving, undirected thoughts have a distinct electrophysiological “signature” which can be seen by measuring brainwaves.
Researchers advise caution in drawing conclusions about girls from research conducted primarily with boys.
Less is often more, but not when it comes to problem-solving and solution-seeking, when our brains default toward additive rather than subtractive changes.
UVA scientists are mapping the Milky Way and measuring the universe.
The benefits of the plants’ return are being seen across the ecosystem.
Research suggests modeling scenarios will help plan power grids as weather patterns grow more destructive.
New discoveries involving cobalt and titanium highlight the possibilities for the future of sustainable energy.
A drug shown by UVA studies to be effective against certain immune-system responses shows promise in trials at Washington University in St. Louis.
New developments about injury and infection have emerged from two UVA studies.
Fire ants may limit the spread of the Lonestar tick—and the meat allergy it causes—but not without its own dangers.
Boundaries are good, but manipulation can have negative long-term effects on teenagers, according to new research.
Researchers find exercise may help mitigate the effects of a neuromuscular disease as well as macular degeneration.
Researchers looked at how we view male and female leaders in times of crisis.
Certain foods are shown to disrupt natural rhythms that influence eating patterns.
Research suggests personal ideology does not affect how journalists cover news.
Unexpected evidence appears to link two age-related forms of the condition.
Researchers hope to better determine risks for a cause of sudden cardiac death.
UVA study suggests early interactions affect gene expression.
Based on multidisciplinary research, the report emphasizes the importance such a formative stage of life.
The reasons, however, might not be entirely economic.
UVA researchers found that women are 73 percent more likely to suffer a serious injury.