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Criminal background checks don't predict college crime

Criminal background checks don't predict college crime

AURORA, Colo., May 19 (UPI) -- Neither criminal background checks nor pre-admission screening questions identify students likely to commit crime on college campuses, U.S. researchers say.

Children labor in spite of regulations

WASHINGTON, Nov. 10 (UPI) -- U.S. child labor laws are failing to keep young workers safe on the job, the director of a university Injury Prevention Research Center said.

Home accidents kill 18,000 annually

CHAPEL HILL, N.C., Jan. 5 (UPI) -- There are more than 18,000 fatal injuries in the home annually, and there were more than 12 million total injuries in 1998, North Carolina researchers report.

Health Tips ... from UPI

A new obstetrics-gynecology study links regular douching with vaginal infections; preventable accidents in the home kill thousands of people each year, and other news of modern health.
LIDIA WASOWICZ, UPI Senior Science Writer

Health Tips ... from UPI

OB-GYN study links regular douching to vaginal infections; preventable home accidents are costing thousands of people their lives each year, and other news of modern health.
LIDIA WASOWICZ, UPI Senior Science Writer

Health Tips ... from UPI

Study links douching to vaginal infections; preventable accidents at home cost up to 20,000 people their lives each year, study shows, and other news of modern health.
LIDIA WASOWICZ, UPI Senior Science Writer
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