June 4, 2013

The Vanderbilt Farmers' Market opens for the season on Thursday, June 6. This year marks the fifth year for the market, which will will run every Thursday through Oct. 24 from 3-6 p.m. Read more...

Study indicates fatigue and loss of sleep take predictable toll on baseball players over season


Strike zone judgment grows worse over the course of a Major League Baseball season in a predictable way, possibly due to the effect of grueling travel schedules, disrupted sleep patterns and fatigue, a Vanderbilt University Medical Center sleep researcher reports at a national meeting this week. Read more...

Emergency Medicine physician offers spring cleaning ladder safety tips


Spring cleaning sometimes takes intrepid householders to new heights: scaling ladders to clean gutters, wash windows, dust light fixtures or engage in other off-the-ground beautification or maintenance projects. Unfortunately, ladders can be among the most hazardous of common household devices. Read more...

Collector's Book Sale to be at Eskind Library through Friday


The Eskind Biomedical Library's annual Collector's Book Sale will be held June 3-7 in the Historical Collections Room located on the third floor of the Eskind Biomedical Library. Read more...