l They treated them a little more criti- h New Air*|°w Me.“‘°d
  cally. although the child’s activity was   _. . . . .
  actually less ofa problem." Researchers in UK’s Departments of
The study makes two important Chemistry and Mining Engineering
conclusions, Milich said. are working on the development of a
First, parents should not withhold new technique for determining air-
candy “in lieu of more acceptable inter- flow in abandoned mines. The new
vention," Milich recommended. "Don’t technique is based on the use of a
throw out the proper treatments.” radioactive tracer, and could be useful
And second, some parents “will i in determining the best method for
believe something is true even   extinguishing fires in underground
when it isn’t there. They expect cer-   mines. There currently are 100 such ._ K
tain things to happen and look crit-   fires burning in mines in eveiy coal- \ L - :; ?Y:- ‘ g _ _
x ically for examples or manifesta- producing state, and the fires are diffi-   MK  ` _ • ._
tions of it." cult to extinguish because not all con- ?"  · • » *.
Hoover’s work on the project trol methods are effective.   3 • ;· ·.
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He now is working on post-doctor- UK will receive $4 million in grants l'  
al studies at the Menninger Clinic in over the next five years from the iq ' _
Topeka, Kan. U.S. Centers for Disease Control i `
"Parents may want to withhold and Prevention and the W.K. Kellog
sugar and candy from hyperactive Foundation to fund the new health
children for other reasons," Milich and safety initiatives for farmers in
said, “but sweet treats are probably the southeastern United States. The Ki"' w“"d A"d°"‘°"· "°“{"llYf"°{“ 'l‘°
* not going to intensify the condition. first part of the three-stage project :hl;;:;Tf;:;?:e;hhg’ :l°c:h;::::|:|:‘::
If they get wild after feasting on will attempt to reduce the risks asso- h¤s won the Nutionul ¤lIows hermconduct
candy, it’s most likely the excitement ciate cl with farming through l"’m"*° °* H°“"h" "°‘°°"l" l"“f ll‘°
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of the holiday events in which candy ieseaich and ll1fOlIIlZlllOl1. Then, which Provides ¤dhereh,mem_
is a part of the celebration. Kentucky farm women will identify $100,000 ¤ver¤ bmnes. This project
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UK has been honored by the gxgwsgszzmqs
Kentuckiana Minority Supplier slIII$"'I'II'I'6 SGIISCIHOIIS
Development Council, a group of " ' ’ " ’
organizations that have developed suc- Can high-sensation activity sewe as a
cessful minority business development substitute for drug abuse?
programs. The award was given to UK That’s one of the questions UK
_. for exceeding $1 million in expendi— Psychology professor Michael Bardo
A tures with minority businesses. is attempting to answer in his drug
[ “At UK, we are fully committed to abuse research with laboratory rats.
l doing what we can to support eco- The research, funded with $5115,000
{ nomic development throughout from the National Institute on Drug
Kentucky,” said UK President Charles Abuse, is based on the hypothesis that
T. Wethington  “An important part chemicals released by the brain dur-
_ of this major effort is to generate ing thrill-seeking activities are the
§ increased support for minority busi- same as what the brain releases in the
nesses. Please be assured that at UK, taking of some drugs, such as
 ‘ we will continue to go that extra mile amphetamines, and that the chemi-
to boost minority enterprise, espe- cals concentrate in the same brain
cially in Kentucky.” region, producing similar effects.
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