Wash U Study: Racial Disparity in Local Autism DiagnosesWash U child psychiatrist Dr. John Constantino says African-American children are also more likely to be misdiagnosed with a less serious condition.
American vs. Mediterranean Diet: Wash U Studies Which is HealthierLead researcher Dr. Luigi Fontana has a theory about which diet will be better once the two days a week fasting begins.
Killer of Wash U Student Sentenced 3 to 6 YearsPhillip Cise was charged with homicide by vehicle for killing Gabby Renveni with his car in 2012.
Duchess' Early Discharge Leaves U.S. Moms with QuestionsMany American moms are amazed at the quick discharge of the Duchess of Cambridge after delivering her second child.
Why Are Drug Users Switching to Heroin?A new Washington University study attempts to find out why drug abusers are switching to heroin.
Coal Protest Continues at Washington University A student sit-in over Washington University's ties to coal company Peabody Energy is approaching its third week at the St. Louis campus.
WashU Conducting 5-Year Diabetes Trial300 volunteers here will get either pills or injections in addition to taking metformin, the most commonly prescribed medication for Type 2 diabetes.
Wash U Law School Teams with St. Louis ProsecutorThe law school and St. Louis Circuit Attorney Jennifer Joyce on Wednesday announced a donation from law school graduate Alicia McDonnell that will fund the new Prosecution Law Clinic.
Former WashU Law Professor Returns as New DeanNancy Staudt is a tax law scholar and was formerly a professor at WashU from 2000 to 2006.
CDC: Number of C-Sections No Longer IncreasingThe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says the number of C-sections have halted and women, who are having the procedure, are waiting till they are closer to the due date.
Washington University Study Combats Deadly Infection RateWashington University finds an easy way to reduce the amount of deadly infections for intensive-care patients.
Paper: Federal Economists Want US Patent System Scrapped An economics paper released by two professors working at the St. Louis Federal Reserve argues that the American patent system should be abolished.