Ask the Professor
How can I confront coronavirus racism?
School of Medicine Associate Dean of Diversity and Inclusion and Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science, Nicole Jacobs, recommends methods for dealing with biased behavior, whether you are the intended recipient or a witness.
How do I stop touching my face?
Leading researcher and psychologist Professor Steven Hayes reveals a scientifically proven trick for dramatically reducing how often you touch your face
How can I tell if my child has mental health issues and what can I do to help?
Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor and University lecturer Mona Martinez answers questions parents might have on their children’s mental health.
What is Doctors' Day?
National Doctors’ Day was first observed in 1933 in Winder, Georgia to celebrate the contributions of physicians as healers, teachers and scholars. In honor of Doctors’ Day, we asked UNR Med and University Health physician leaders to share some of their own inspirations and experiences.
Are energy drinks bad for children?
University expert Chenin Treftz Nickel discusses the health risks caffeine and sugar pose to children.
How do I maintain a healthy heart?
Dr. Lorrel Brown Toft, M.D. breaks down easy ways to keep track of your heart health and improve it
What is the impeachment process?
U.S. government political scientist breaks down the impeachment process
How much do businesses providing health care help Nevada's rural economies?
University experts discuss five ways the rural health care sector brings in millions of dollars and hundreds of jobs for rural Nevada counties
Why is it important to limit 100% fruit juice? ¿Por qué es importante limitar el jugo de fruta 100%?
Nutrients in juice are not the same as whole fruit. | Los nutrientes en el jugo no son lo mismo que la fruta entera.
Should you buy drinks with added electrolytes? ¿Debe comprar bebidas con electrolitos añadidos?
Electrolytes play important roles in the body, and many drinks have added electrolytes. Are these drinks worth the extra cost? | Los electrolitos tienen funciones importantes en el cuerpo, y muchas bebidas tienen electrolitos añadidos. ¿Vale la pena pagar el costo adicional de estas bebidas?