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Fresh food can be profitable in corner stores
Many neighborhood corner stores don’t stock fresh fruits and vegetables under the belief that these items aren’t as profitable as snack foods and beverages with a longer shelf life. However, fruits and vegetables may be more profitable for corner stores, according to a study by the Tulane...


Feb 03, 2017 - Samah Ahmed

Dr. Ramesh Ayyala, a Tulane professor of ophthalmology, successfully led a campaign to ensure that insurance companies would sufficiently cover glaucoma medication.

Feb 03, 2017 - New Wave staff

Through a recent pledge to become a Healthy Campus 2020 partner, Tulane University joins a growing list of institutions working to improve the health of their campus communities.

Feb 02, 2017 - Barri Bronston

Summer Materials Research at Tulane (SMART) is a 10-week multidisciplinary program incorporating the departments of chemistry, biomedical engineering, chemical and biomolecular engineering and physics and engineering physics.

Feb 01, 2017 - Carolyn Scofield

Heart disease is the number one killer of women, claiming a life nearly every minute. Tulane will be awash in red this Friday, February 3 in honor of National Wear Red Day. The annual event is part of the American Heart Association’s Go Red for Women initiative, an effort to increase awareness of heart disease in women.

Jan 31, 2017 - Keith Brannon

Tulane University physicians and staff are in Houston this week conducting a series of free health screenings for former NFL players in conjunction with Super Bowl LI.