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Daily Mirror
Irish nanny accused of murdering baby in US has charges dropped against her in dramatic u-turnAn Irish nanny accused of murdering a baby in the US is set to be freed after t
Irish nanny accused of murdering baby in US has charges dropped against her in dramatic u-turn
Daily Mirror / Posted 8 hours ago
An Irish nanny accused of murdering a baby in the US is set to be freed after the charge against her was dramatically dropped last night. Massachusetts state medical examiner reversed its findings and concluded Aisling Brady McCarthy did not kill... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Medical examiner rules Aisling Brady McCarthy baby-shaking case was not homicide | Irish Examiner Monday, August 31, 2015 - 07:42 PM A motion to dismiss a
Medical examiner rules Aisling Brady McCarthy baby-shaking case was not homicide
Irish Examiner / Posted 12 hours ago
| Irish Examiner Monday, August 31, 2015 - 07:42 PM A motion to dismiss a case... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Things to do in and around GreenwichFor the latest events and activities happening in Greenwich, turn to For the Re
Things to do in and around Greenwich
Greenwich Time / Posted yesterday
For the latest events and activities happening in Greenwich, turn to For the Record. To have your event included, submit a description, date, time, price and contact information. Photos are welcome. Drop us an email about your latest goings-on at... Read more
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Irish Central
Desperate Irish family needs $1 million for Boston surgery for 4-oldCian McDonnell-Lynch suffers from a one-in-a-million disorder. His family has t
Desperate Irish family needs $1 million for Boston surgery for 4-old
Irish Central / Posted 3 days ago
Cian McDonnell-Lynch suffers from a one-in-a-million disorder. His family has traveled to Boston to save his life with a lung transplant. Photo by: Hope for Cian / Facebook Four-year-old Irish boy Cian McDonnell-Lynch, who suffers from a... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Things to do in and around GreenwichFor the latest events and activities happening in Greenwich, turn to For the Re
Things to do in and around Greenwich
Greenwich Time / Posted 5 days ago
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The Scientist
Mitochondria ExchangeTen years ago, molecular biologist Darwin Prockop and his team at Texas A&M Uni
Mitochondria Exchange
The Scientist / Posted 5 days ago
Ten years ago, molecular biologist Darwin Prockop and his team at Texas A&M University observed something unexpected in a coculture of human mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs) and the damaged rat cells they were meant to rescue. The rat cells, the... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Things to do in and around GreenwichFor the latest events and activities happening in Greenwich, turn to For the Re
Things to do in and around Greenwich
Greenwich Time / Posted 6 days ago
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Business Wire
InVivo Therapeutics to Present at the 17th Annual Spinal Research Network MeetingCAMBRIDGE, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--InVivo Therapeutics Holdings Corp. (NVIV) to
InVivo Therapeutics to Present at the 17th Annual Spinal Research Network Meeting
Business Wire / Posted 6 days ago
CAMBRIDGE, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--InVivo Therapeutics Holdings Corp. (NVIV) today announced that Alex Aimetti, Ph.D., Senior Director, Medical Education and Scientific Support, will be giving a poster presentation at the 17th Annual Spinal Research... Read more
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Daily Mirror
This tragic boy needs £630k for a last chance at lifeA heartbroken family is desperately trying to raise more than £630,000 to pay f
This tragic boy needs £630k for a last chance at life
Daily Mirror / Posted 6 days ago
A heartbroken family is desperately trying to raise more than £630,000 to pay for a double lung transplant for their little boy. Cian McDonnell’s parents have done everything possible to help their son and now believe major surgery in the US is his... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Things to do in and around GreenwichFor the latest events and activities happening in Greenwich, turn to For the Re
Things to do in and around Greenwich
Greenwich Time / Posted 7 days ago
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Beverly Hills Courier
Children’s Hospital Los Angeles Selected To Take Part In NIH Study On Transgender YouthPosted: Monday, August 24, 2015 – 1:36 PM Children’s Hospital Los Angeles (CHL
Children’s Hospital Los Angeles Selected To Take Part In NIH Study On Transgender Youth
Beverly Hills Courier / Posted 7 days ago
Posted: Monday, August 24, 2015 – 1:36 PM Children’s Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA) and Dr. Johanna Olson of CHLA and USC’s Keck School of Medicine, have been chosen as one of four sites to take part in a five-year, multi-center study which will be the... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Things to do in and around GreenwichFor the latest events and activities happening in Greenwich, turn to For the Re
Things to do in and around Greenwich
Greenwich Time / Posted 10 days ago
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Providence Business News
Stephen Brunero is executive director of the Rhode Island Parent Information Network in Cranst
Stephen Brunero
Providence Business News / Posted 10 days ago
is executive director of the Rhode Island Parent Information Network in Cranston. The agency provides education, training and advocacy for families of youth with special health care needs. Brunero, who has led the organization since... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Things to do in and around GreenwichFor the latest events and activities happening in Greenwich, turn to For the Re
Things to do in and around Greenwich
Greenwich Time / Posted 12 days ago
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iol.co.za
Heart attacks shorten more women’s lives than men’sfreeimages.comLIFE EXPECTANCY: Heart attacks take more years off a womans life.
Heart attacks shorten more women’s lives than men’s
iol.co.za / Posted 13 days ago
freeimages.comLIFE EXPECTANCY: Heart attacks take more years off a womans life. London - A heart attack takes more years from the life expectancy of a woman than a man, researchers have found. Scientists say that the findings could be linked to a... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Things to do in and around GreenwichFor the latest events and activities happening in Greenwich, turn to For the Re
Things to do in and around Greenwich
Greenwich Time / Posted 13 days ago
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Boston Globe
Supporters reach out to Attorney General to save Boston Children’s Hospital gardenThe Prouty Garden at the Boston Children’s Hospital is a half-acre historic hav
Supporters reach out to Attorney General to save Boston Children’s Hospital garden
Boston Globe / Posted 13 days ago
The Prouty Garden at the Boston Children’s Hospital is a half-acre historic haven that could be demolished to make space for a new clinical building. Now, its supporters have asked Attorney General Maura Healey to stop that from happening, according... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Things to do in and around GreenwichFor the latest events and activities happening in Greenwich, turn to For the Re
Things to do in and around Greenwich
Greenwich Time / Posted 14 days ago
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WBUR Boston
Supporters Of Children’s Hospital Garden Ask Attorney General To Block DemolitionA statue holding a bear looks over the Prouty Garden as visitors eat lunch and
Supporters Of Children’s Hospital Garden Ask Attorney General To Block Demolition
WBUR Boston / Posted 14 days ago
A statue holding a bear looks over the Prouty Garden as visitors eat lunch and read at the Prouty Garden. More than 11,000 people have signed a petition to save the garden from demolition. (Robin Lubbock/WBUR) BOSTON Supporters of Prouty Garden, a... Read more
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The Wilson Times
Michalak begins Howard Hughes Institute Medical Research FellowshipMonday, August 17, 2015 12:37 PM By Jamie Williams UNC Health Care As her clas
Michalak begins Howard Hughes Institute Medical Research Fellowship
The Wilson Times / Posted 14 days ago
Monday, August 17, 2015 12:37 PM By Jamie Williams UNC Health Care As her classmates return to Chapel Hill to begin their fourth year at the UNC School of Medicine, Suzanne Michalak... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
FDA approves OxyContin for kids 11 to 16The Food and Drug Administration has approved the powerful narcotic painkiller
FDA approves OxyContin for kids 11 to 16
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 17 days ago
The Food and Drug Administration has approved the powerful narcotic painkiller OxyContin for children as young as 11. While doctors who treat young cancer patients hailed the approval, others expressed concern that prescribing OxyContin to children... Read more
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ABC News
Paralyzed 3-Old's Special Wish FulfilledA 3-year-old boy in Maine who has been in a wheelchair his entire life did not
Paralyzed 3-Old's Special Wish Fulfilled
ABC News / Posted 19 days ago
A 3-year-old boy in Maine who has been in a wheelchair his entire life did not have dreams of meeting a celebrity or visiting a far-flung destination when the wish-granters from Make-A-Wish asked him for his biggest dream. Instead, Kellan Tilton,... Read more
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Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Not vaccinating kids is greater riskAfter more than 50 years as a medical and science writer, I’m pained to see tha
Not vaccinating kids is greater risk
Worcester Telegram & Gazette / Posted 20 days ago
After more than 50 years as a medical and science writer, I’m pained to see that childhood immunizations, perhaps the most important health and lifesaving advance of the last century, are being seriously eroded by misinformation and... Read more
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KMTR Eugene
Are kids losing sleep when school starts earlier than 8:30 a.m.?With the start of the school year around the corner, a new study from the Cente
Are kids losing sleep when school starts earlier than 8:30 a.m.?
KMTR Eugene / Posted 20 days ago
With the start of the school year around the corner, a new study from the Centers for Disease Control is focusing on how many schools in the U.S. continue to ignore recommendations for a later start time, contributing to sleep deprivation. Across... Read more
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Boston Herald
Kid head injuries up: School sports-related hits at 14,000Despite stepped-up efforts to curb the risk of brain trauma among student athle
Kid head injuries up: School sports-related hits at 14,000
Boston Herald / Posted 21 days ago
Despite stepped-up efforts to curb the risk of brain trauma among student athletes, Bay State schools reported a staggering nearly 14,000 sports-related head injuries in the 2013-2014 academic year, according to state public health data. The... Read more
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Boston Herald
Kid head injuries upDespite stepped-up efforts to curb the risk of brain trauma among student athle
Kid head injuries up
Boston Herald / Posted 22 days ago
Despite stepped-up efforts to curb the risk of brain trauma among student athletes, Bay State schools reported a staggering nearly 14,000 sports-related head injuries in the 2013-2014 academic year, according to state public health data. The... Read more
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The Record-Journal
Life Star touches down in Meriden at new MidState helipadMERIDEN — The roar could be heard minutes before the blue helicopter appeared a
Life Star touches down in Meriden at new MidState helipad
The Record-Journal / Posted 24 days ago
MERIDEN — The roar could be heard minutes before the blue helicopter appeared above the treetops from the east, rustling trees and bushes before touching down on the marked pavement. Life Star medical teams immediately opened the rear door and... Read more
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The Record-Journal
Life Star touches down at new MidState helipadMERIDEN — The roar could be heard minutes before the blue helicopter appeared a
Life Star touches down at new MidState helipad
The Record-Journal / Posted 24 days ago
MERIDEN — The roar could be heard minutes before the blue helicopter appeared above the treetops from the east and rustled trees and bushes before touching down on the marked pavement. Life Star medical teams immediately opened the rear door and... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Healthy School Year: Easing anxiety and first day fearsBack-to-school time is just around the corner, parents may begin noticing signs
Healthy School Year: Easing anxiety and first day fears
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 24 days ago
Back-to-school time is just around the corner, parents may begin noticing signs of anxiety in their children or teens about starting the new school year. Any time a change is approaching, it is normal for a certain degree of anxiety to occur, whether... Read more
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Boston Herald
DCF Knew: School officials repeatedly sounded alarm about boy's well-beingSchool officials trying to save a bright 7-year-old Central Massachusetts boy —
DCF Knew: School officials repeatedly sounded alarm about boy's well-being
Boston Herald / Posted 26 days ago
School officials trying to save a bright 7-year-old Central Massachusetts boy — allegedly burned, beaten and starved by his father — repeatedly alerted child welfare workers as the child shrunk down to 38 pounds, according to the town’s top school... Read more
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Boston Herald
School officials: We tried to save boySchool officials trying to save a bright 7-year-old Central Massachusetts boy —
School officials: We tried to save boy
Boston Herald / Posted 27 days ago
School officials trying to save a bright 7-year-old Central Massachusetts boy — allegedly burned, beaten and starved by his father — repeatedly alerted child welfare workers as the child shrunk down to 38 pounds, according to the town’s top school... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Parents must express their love for childrenSome parents have difficulty in expressing their emotions, specifically telling
Parents must express their love for children
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 28 days ago
Some parents have difficulty in expressing their emotions, specifically telling their children that they love them. Although children need to be aware that Mom or Dad love them, do they continually need to be told? Many factors are involved in the... Read more
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Washington Post
More kids are drinking coffee. Is caffeine safe for them?For adolescents, Health Canada recommends no more than 2.5 milligrams of caffei
More kids are drinking coffee. Is caffeine safe for them?
Washington Post / Posted 28 days ago
For adolescents, Health Canada recommends no more than 2.5 milligrams of caffeine per kilogram of body weight per day. (iStock) My 11-year-old loves to go to the coffee shop with her middle school friends. Chai latte is the drink of choice, and it... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
'Ghostbusters' cast visit children's hospital in full costumeWhen kids at a Boston children’s hospital posted a sign with “who ya gonna call
'Ghostbusters' cast visit children's hospital in full costume
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 29 days ago
When kids at a Boston children’s hospital posted a sign with “who ya gonna call?”on a window the message was heard loud and clear. The ladies of the upcoming “Ghostbusters’ remake surprised patients showing up in full costume with proton packs, slime... Read more
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ScienceBlogs
A portrait of quackademia triumphant: Georgetown UniversityI frequently discuss a disturbing phenomenon known as “quackademic medicine.” B
A portrait of quackademia triumphant: Georgetown University
ScienceBlogs / Posted a month ago
I frequently discuss a disturbing phenomenon known as “quackademic medicine.” Basically, quackademic medicine is a phenomenon that has taken hold over the last two decades in medical academia in which once ostensibly science-based medical schools and... Read more
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Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Auburn girl cancer freeAUBURN – Jayda Kusy was 4 years old last fall when she was diagnosed with a rar
Auburn girl cancer free
Worcester Telegram & Gazette / Posted 1 months ago
AUBURN – Jayda Kusy was 4 years old last fall when she was diagnosed with a rare form of cancer.Thanks to five rounds of intense chemotherapy treatments followed by surgery at Boston Children’s Hospital, she has been cancer-free for six months.Her... Read more

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