Brightsurf Science News & Current Events

May 28, 2017
World first study reveals increase in premature deaths in Australian nursing homes
The first comprehensive study of deaths in Australian nursing homes has been published today (May 29), revealing a more than 400 percent increase in the incidence of premature and potentially preventable deaths of nursing home residents over the past decade.

Genomics tracks migration from lost empires to modern cities
New genomic tools are enabling researchers to overturn long-held beliefs about the origins of populations.

New genomic analysis promises benefit in female urinary incontinence
Urinary incontinence in women is common, with almost 50 percent of adult women experiencing leakage at least occasionally. is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to