The program will begin a period of developing, testing and retesting various drugs.
An expert panel finds mammograms are most beneficial for women between the ages of 50 and 74.
Called the A4 study, researchers will investigate a drug that could prevent Alzheimer’s dementia in people at risk.
A local criminologist says it looks like the judges aren’t any tougher on gun crimes here than they were in 2011.
“We arrest criminals and they say ‘I’m not worried about it. I got paper. I got probation the first time, and I’ll get paper the second time,'” complained a frustrated Police Chief Sam Dotson.
“There’s a concern over gangs in St. Louis,” UMSL criminologist Beth Huebner says. “We do have gangs, we do have guns – they are highly related. But then there are groups of people who aren’t associated with gangs, that we know of, that aren’t carrying guns.”
St. Louisans pay about $100 per capita more than Indy or Louisville for police service, report shows.
If an EPA study results in regulating propane barbecue grills, one Missouri senator says it could be a real battle.
The suggestion is part of a study by the Institute of Medicine, which found a minimum age of 21 would reduce smoking prevalence by about 12 percent and smoking-related deaths by nearly 10 percent.
A new #BlackLivesMatter course will be taught at Dartmouth College this spring term, with the Ivy League institution introducing the class discussing race, cultural inequality and violence in African-American history.