Archive: 04/14/2008

Marijuana use on the rise among Ontario adults

While this CAMH Monitor eReport reveals some promising substance use trends among Ontario adults, its revelation of a substantial increase in cannabis use raises a significant public health flag.

Apr 14, 2008
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Human vascular system in mice

Tumors use the body's blood system for their own purposes: They stimulate the growth of blood vessels that supply the tumor. Medical treatment blocks this process in order to restrain tumors. Scientists of ...

Apr 14, 2008
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Ancient dragon has space-age skull

The fearsome Komodo dragon is the world's largest living lizard and can take very large animal prey: now a new international study has revealed how it can be such an efficient killing machine despite having ...

Apr 14, 2008
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Physicists model how we form opinions

In large part, a society’s image stems from its overall opinions – its political, religious, and ethical beliefs – and how much diversity it tolerates. For example, how do some areas develop images of ...

Apr 14, 2008 feature
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