A stream of Haitian evacuees and orphans have begun to arrive here in Florida and 30 more are expected to arrive today at Sarasota/Bradenton International Airport, Florida's unemployment rate is approaching an all time high set back in the mid-1970's, a Hillsborough County Sheriff's Deputy was injured over the weekend while riding in a funeral procession, and an in-depth look at the endangered Shoebilled Stork.
In findings that are the exact opposite of what they expected, USF researchers have discovered that cell phone exposure may actually be good for you, as it could be a tool in the battle against Alzheimer’s. This week’s University Beat on WUSF-TV takes you inside the laboratories of the USF Florida Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center to show you the surprising results. Also: In research that’s gained worldwide attention, USF scientists have found that your cell phone may actually protect you against Alzheimer’s disease! This week’s University Beat on WUSF 89.7 FM looks into the surprising discovery and tells you what the researchers hope to do next as they search for a cure for a disease that affects millions of Americans.