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Meet alumna Sarah Grossman

April 24, 2019

A woman of many experiences, Sarah Grossman played four sports, including rugby, and studied physical therapy (PT) at UConn. Now, she works with students with special needs in a school and is trying to raise $300,000 for an accessible and inclusive playground. Here is what she said about her time at UConn and beyond. What […]

Evaluating e-cigarettes as a weight control tool for chronic smokers

April 23, 2019

Many smokers have reported that one of the reasons they started to smoke tobacco cigarettes is for weight control. If they quit, they fear their weight will go up. Nicotine has been shown in some studies to suppress appetite in the short-term and increase metabolism, but it seems that those who smoke the most cigarettes […]

CAHNR in the news

April 19, 2019

Medicine News line reported that Assistant Professor Young Tang has identified a molecule that may factor into a new treatment for a pig infection that causes reproductive failure. Tang, who is using artificial technology in his work, is on the faculty of the Department of Animal Science. Hartford Courant quoted Associate Extension Professor Tom Worthley […]

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