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UH Hilo professor looks at new treatment of PTSD in vets

UH Hilo professor looks at new treatment of PTSD in vets

Friday Oct 12, 2018 The connection between physical, mental and emotional health problems has inspired Christopher Frueh to develop a multi-component treatment for veterans with combat PTSD.

Health declines are more rapid in older women with urinary incontinence

Health declines are more rapid in older women with urinary incontinence

Friday Oct 12, 2018 Urinary incontinence may trigger a cycle of decreased physical activity that can hasten a decline in overall health.

Disney grant aids ʻalalā re-entry into the wild

Disney grant aids ʻalalā re-entry into the wild

Thursday Oct 11, 2018 University of Hawaiʻi at Hilo researchers working to promote successful conservation of the critically endangered ʻalalā, or Hawaiian Crow, received a $50,000 Disney Conservation Fund award.

Icy Jupiter moon shows tectonic activity

Icy Jupiter moon shows tectonic activity

Thursday Oct 11, 2018 This is the first study to exhaustively consider the role of strike-slip tectonism in Ganymede's geologic history.