News archive - February 2020

Friday, February 28, 2020

Kinesiology researchers help address healthy aging on The Nature of Things

David Suzuki during filming at CCCARE

The human body is a complicated, intertwined network of systems that miraculously allows us to walk, breathe, talk and understand others, normally without any thought as to how we do it. However, as we age, we notice that what once worked well does not necessarily do so any more.

Friday, February 14, 2020

Puberty responsible for larger airways in males

Pre-teen children running and playing.

Sex differences in airway size are not innate, but likely develop because of hormonal changes around puberty, reports a new study.

Thursday, February 13, 2020

Storytelling can reduce VR cybersickness

Male using VR equipment at a desk

A storyline with emotionally evocative details can reduce virtual reality cybersickness for some people, according to a new study.