World population to keep growing this century, hit 11 billion by 2100

World population to keep growing this century, hit 11 billion by 2100

A study by the UW and the United Nations finds that world population is likely to reach 11 billion by 2100, about 2 billion higher than previous estimates.

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Wearable Artificial Kidney safety testing gets go-ahead

Wearable Artificial Kidney safety testing gets go-ahead

Health Sciences Digest: Wearable Artificial Kidney safety tests to begin, low-wage workers value employer wellness initiatives.

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Poverty, income inequality on the increase in Washington state

Poverty, income inequality on the increase in Washington state

The number of Washington residents living in poverty jumped by more than 50,000 from 2012 to 2013, according to new census data.

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Severity of MS symptoms linked to myelin loss in gray matter

Severity of MS symptoms linked to myelin loss in gray matter

A UW-led study shows the amount of myelin lost in the gray matter of multiple sclerosis patients’ brains may indicate more severity.

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Dwindling waterways challenge desert fish in warming world

Dwindling waterways challenge desert fish in warming world

One of Arizona's largest watersheds is providing a grim snapshot of what could happen in arid areas of the world with climate warming.

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