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The Register NorthJersey.com
The day doctors had feared: Zika hits Floridaindividual crises, said Lawrence Gostin, faculty director of the O’Neill Instit
The day doctors had feared: Zika hits Florida
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 2 hours ago
individual crises, said Lawrence Gostin, faculty director of the O’Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law at Georgetown University. “We have lost vital months where states and territories could have been building the capacity to... Read more
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USA Today
Florida Zika cases a 'game changer' that puts pressure on Congress to actindividual crises, said Lawrence Gostin, faculty director of the O’Neill Instit
Florida Zika cases a 'game changer' that puts pressure on Congress to act
USA Today / Posted 7 hours ago
individual crises, said Lawrence Gostin, faculty director of the O’Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law at Georgetown University. “We have lost vital months where states and territories could have been building the capacity to... Read more
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The Washington Times
Democrats redouble ‘war on women’ offensive even as phrase disappearsincendiary” and “not true.” “I do not believe that there’s any sort of Republi
Democrats redouble ‘war on women’ offensive even as phrase disappears
The Washington Times / Posted yesterday
incendiary” and “not true.” “I do not believe that there’s any sort of Republican war on women,” Mr. Elleithee said at a Georgetown University speech as reported by InsideSources. “I hate when people say that, just as I hate when Republicans say... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Finding inspiration and passion in a candidate or an issue, finding a reason to votejust doesn’t work for us. That’s not to say we can’t be inspired. Last Novembe
Finding inspiration and passion in a candidate or an issue, finding a reason to vote
The Sacramento Bee / Posted yesterday
just doesn’t work for us. That’s not to say we can’t be inspired. Last November, Sen. Bernie Sanders came to my school, Georgetown University, to speak about democratic socialism. Friends of mine set their alarms for 4:30 a.m. and camped out in... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
5 things Clinton needs to accomplish in convention speechthe playing field for me, who’s got my back?’” said Mo Elleithee, an official o
5 things Clinton needs to accomplish in convention speech
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted yesterday
the playing field for me, who’s got my back?’” said Mo Elleithee, an official on her 2008 campaign who is now a scholar at Georgetown University. Hillary Clinton speaks during a "get out the vote" event at the Chicago Journeymen Plumbers Local... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
5 things Clinton needs to accomplish in convention speechthe playing field for me, who’s got my back?’” said Mo Elleithee, an official o
5 things Clinton needs to accomplish in convention speech
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted yesterday
the playing field for me, who’s got my back?’” said Mo Elleithee, an official on her 2008 campaign who is now a scholar at Georgetown University. Hillary Clinton speaks during a "get out the vote" event at the Chicago Journeymen Plumbers Local... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
5 things Clinton needs to accomplish in convention speechthe playing field for me, who’s got my back?’” said Mo Elleithee, an official o
5 things Clinton needs to accomplish in convention speech
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted yesterday
the playing field for me, who’s got my back?’” said Mo Elleithee, an official on her 2008 campaign who is now a scholar at Georgetown University. Hillary Clinton speaks during a "get out the vote" event at the Chicago Journeymen Plumbers Local... Read more
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11 News Houston
5 things Clinton needs to accomplish in convention speechthe playing field for me, who’s got my back?’” said Mo Elleithee, an official o
5 things Clinton needs to accomplish in convention speech
11 News Houston / Posted yesterday
the playing field for me, who’s got my back?’” said Mo Elleithee, an official on her 2008 campaign who is now a scholar at Georgetown University. Hillary Clinton speaks during a "get out the vote" event at the Chicago Journeymen Plumbers Local... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
5 things Clinton needs to accomplish in convention speechthe playing field for me, who’s got my back?’” said Mo Elleithee, an official o
5 things Clinton needs to accomplish in convention speech
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted yesterday
the playing field for me, who’s got my back?’” said Mo Elleithee, an official on her 2008 campaign who is now a scholar at Georgetown University. Hillary Clinton speaks during a "get out the vote" event at the Chicago Journeymen Plumbers Local... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
5 things Clinton needs to accomplish in convention speechthe playing field for me, who’s got my back?’” said Mo Elleithee, an official o
5 things Clinton needs to accomplish in convention speech
WLBZ Bangor / Posted yesterday
the playing field for me, who’s got my back?’” said Mo Elleithee, an official on her 2008 campaign who is now a scholar at Georgetown University. Hillary Clinton speaks during a "get out the vote" event at the Chicago Journeymen Plumbers Local... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
5 things Clinton needs to accomplish in convention speechthe playing field for me, who’s got my back?’” said Mo Elleithee, an official o
5 things Clinton needs to accomplish in convention speech
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted yesterday
the playing field for me, who’s got my back?’” said Mo Elleithee, an official on her 2008 campaign who is now a scholar at Georgetown University. Hillary Clinton speaks during a "get out the vote" event at the Chicago Journeymen Plumbers Local... Read more
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First Coast News
5 things Clinton needs to accomplish in convention speechthe playing field for me, who’s got my back?’” said Mo Elleithee, an official o
5 things Clinton needs to accomplish in convention speech
First Coast News / Posted yesterday
the playing field for me, who’s got my back?’” said Mo Elleithee, an official on her 2008 campaign who is now a scholar at Georgetown University. Hillary Clinton speaks during a "get out the vote" event at the Chicago Journeymen Plumbers Local... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
5 things Clinton needs to accomplish in convention speechthe playing field for me, who’s got my back?’” said Mo Elleithee, an official o
5 things Clinton needs to accomplish in convention speech
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted yesterday
the playing field for me, who’s got my back?’” said Mo Elleithee, an official on her 2008 campaign who is now a scholar at Georgetown University. Hillary Clinton speaks during a "get out the vote" event at the Chicago Journeymen Plumbers Local... Read more
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Boston Globe
The next liberal lion: Sanders or Warren?the next president, no matter the party. “There is no question that Senator Sa
The next liberal lion: Sanders or Warren?
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
the next president, no matter the party. “There is no question that Senator Sanders has laid claim to that mantle,” said Georgetown University professor Michael Eric Dyson, a Clinton supporter since the spring. “He is leading a movement, and he... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
5 things Clinton needs to accomplish in convention speechthe playing field for me, who’s got my back?’” said Mo Elleithee, an official o
5 things Clinton needs to accomplish in convention speech
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted yesterday
the playing field for me, who’s got my back?’” said Mo Elleithee, an official on her 2008 campaign who is now a scholar at Georgetown University. Hillary Clinton speaks during a "get out the vote" event at the Chicago Journeymen Plumbers Local... Read more
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The GW Hatchet
Medicare gives GW Hospital one-star ratingfor hospitals that provide specialty care. Five D.C. hospitals received one-ou
Medicare gives GW Hospital one-star rating
The GW Hatchet / Posted yesterday
for hospitals that provide specialty care. Five D.C. hospitals received one-out-of-five star ratings, including MedStar Georgetown University Hospital. MedStar Georgetown and GW Hospital both train medical residents. Hospital officials often... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
5 things Clinton needs to accomplish in convention speechthe playing field for me, who’s got my back?’” said Mo Elleithee, an official o
5 things Clinton needs to accomplish in convention speech
WKYC Cleveland / Posted yesterday
the playing field for me, who’s got my back?’” said Mo Elleithee, an official on her 2008 campaign who is now a scholar at Georgetown University. Hillary Clinton speaks during a "get out the vote" event at the Chicago Journeymen Plumbers Local... Read more
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11 News Houston
WATCH LIVE: Final day of Democratic National Conventionthe playing field for me, who’s got my back?’” said Mo Elleithee, an official o
WATCH LIVE: Final day of Democratic National Convention
11 News Houston / Posted yesterday
the playing field for me, who’s got my back?’” said Mo Elleithee, an official on her 2008 campaign who is now a scholar at Georgetown University. Clinton (in addition to Trump) has some of the lowest favorability and trustworthiness poll ratings... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
How did Tampa Bay area hospitals do in the federal government’s new hospital quality ratings?Five hospitals in Washington, D.C., received just one star, including George Wa
How did Tampa Bay area hospitals do in the federal government’s new hospital quality ratings?
The Tampa Tribune / Posted yesterday
Five hospitals in Washington, D.C., received just one star, including George Washington University Hospital and MedStar Georgetown University Hospital, both of which teach medical residents. Nine hospitals in Brooklyn, four hospitals in Las... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
5 things Clinton needs to accomplish in convention speechthe playing field for me, who’s got my back?’” said Mo Elleithee, an official o
5 things Clinton needs to accomplish in convention speech
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted yesterday
the playing field for me, who’s got my back?’” said Mo Elleithee, an official on her 2008 campaign who is now a scholar at Georgetown University. Reveal something about herself Clinton (in addition to Trump) has some of the lowest favorability... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
5 things Clinton needs to accomplish in convention speechthe playing field for me, who’s got my back?’” said Mo Elleithee, an official o
5 things Clinton needs to accomplish in convention speech
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted yesterday
the playing field for me, who’s got my back?’” said Mo Elleithee, an official on her 2008 campaign who is now a scholar at Georgetown University. Reveal something about herself Clinton (in addition to Trump) has some of the lowest favorability and... Read more
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Newsmax
Red Wine Compound Found to Slow Alzheimer'sbrain barrier is a filter that protects the brain from harmful substances. Thi
Red Wine Compound Found to Slow Alzheimer's
Newsmax / Posted yesterday
brain barrier is a filter that protects the brain from harmful substances. This study builds upon a previous research by Georgetown University Medical Center researchers on 119 patients to look at the effects of resveratrol, which occurs not only... Read more
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The Mercury News
Many well-known hospitals fail to score 5 stars in Medicare's new ratingsFive hospitals in Washington, D.C., received just one star, including George Wa
Many well-known hospitals fail to score 5 stars in Medicare's new ratings
The Mercury News / Posted yesterday
Five hospitals in Washington, D.C., received just one star, including George Washington University Hospital and MedStar Georgetown University Hospital, both of which teach medical residents. "Consumers can use this trustworthy program to... Read more
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Daily Mail
up free Kelly Rohrbach flashes her sunburned derrièreRohrbach is scorching in a sheer...Thigh's the limit! Kelly Rohrbach dons strap
up free Kelly Rohrbach flashes her sunburned derrière
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
Rohrbach is scorching in a sheer...Thigh's the limit! Kelly Rohrbach dons strapless pleated... Share this article The Georgetown University grad currently appears in Woody Allen's 1930s-set romantic comedy Café Society - finally hitting UK... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Academy Ford owners keep dealership a family affairchildren, Tom Lynch grew up in Washington, D.C. attending a boys Catholic colle
Academy Ford owners keep dealership a family affair
Baltimore Sun / Posted yesterday
children, Tom Lynch grew up in Washington, D.C. attending a boys Catholic college preparatory high school and enrolled at Georgetown University in 1949. After serving in the Marines from 1950–54 during the Korean War, Lynch resumed his collegiate... Read more
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Daily Mail
Compound in red wine and dark chocolate 'slows effects of Alzheimer's'appears to reduce the ability of harmful immune molecules to infiltrate brain t
Compound in red wine and dark chocolate 'slows effects of Alzheimer's'
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
appears to reduce the ability of harmful immune molecules to infiltrate brain tissues, say researchers at Georgetown University Medical Centre. A compound found in red wine, dark chocolate and raspberries could help slow the... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Resveratrol may be clinically beneficial to people with Alzheimer's diseaseof harmful immune molecules secreted by immune cells to infiltrate from the bod
Resveratrol may be clinically beneficial to people with Alzheimer's disease
News-Medical-Net / Posted yesterday
of harmful immune molecules secreted by immune cells to infiltrate from the body into brain tissues, say researchers at Georgetown University Medical Center. The reduction in neuronal inflammation slowed the cognitive decline of patients,... Read more
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USA Today
5 things Clinton needs to accomplish in convention speechthe playing field for me, who’s got my back?’” said Mo Elleithee, an official o
5 things Clinton needs to accomplish in convention speech
USA Today / Posted yesterday
the playing field for me, who’s got my back?’” said Mo Elleithee, an official on her 2008 campaign who is now a scholar at Georgetown University. Hillary Clinton speaks during a "get out the vote" event at the Chicago Journeymen Plumbers Local... Read more
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The Mercury News
Many well-known hospitals fail to score 5 stars in Medicare's new ratingsFive hospitals in Washington, D.C., received just one star, including George Wa
Many well-known hospitals fail to score 5 stars in Medicare's new ratings
The Mercury News / Posted 2 days ago
Five hospitals in Washington, D.C., received just one star, including George Washington University Hospital and MedStar Georgetown University Hospital, both of which teach medical residents. "Consumers can use this trustworthy program to... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Democrats pass, GOP fails litmus test of inclusivenessunknown in national politics to drive that point home. Anastasia Somoza is a d
Democrats pass, GOP fails litmus test of inclusiveness
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 2 days ago
unknown in national politics to drive that point home. Anastasia Somoza is a disability rights advocate who graduated from Georgetown University, where I am a student. She was born with cerebral palsy and spastic quadriplegia, and uses a... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Many Well-Known Hospitals Fail To Score High In Medicare RankingsFive hospitals in Washington, D.C., received just one star, including George Wa
Many Well-Known Hospitals Fail To Score High In Medicare Rankings
KERA North Texas / Posted 2 days ago
Five hospitals in Washington, D.C., received just one star, including George Washington University Hospital and MedStar Georgetown University Hospital, both of which teach medical residents. Nine hospitals in Brooklyn, four hospitals in Las... Read more
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Quartz
Trump’s loose talk on Russia threatens to undo a century of hard-won geopolitical gainsof decades of how the United States has handled” foreign policy toward Moscow,
Trump’s loose talk on Russia threatens to undo a century of hard-won geopolitical gains
Quartz / Posted 2 days ago
of decades of how the United States has handled” foreign policy toward Moscow, says Andrew Kuchins, a Russia expert at Georgetown University. “He’s gone off the reservation, unhinged.” Over the last year, Trump has pilloried the Obama... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Many Well-Known Hospitals Fail To Score High In Medicare RankingsFive hospitals in Washington, D.C., received just one star, including George Wa
Many Well-Known Hospitals Fail To Score High In Medicare Rankings
KPBS San Diego / Posted 2 days ago
Five hospitals in Washington, D.C., received just one star, including George Washington University Hospital and MedStar Georgetown University Hospital, both of which teach medical residents. Nine hospitals in Brooklyn, four hospitals in Las... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Chemical found in red wine and chocolate helps restore defences against Alzheimer'scan exacerbate brain inflammation and kill neurons,” said Charbel Moussa, scien
Chemical found in red wine and chocolate helps restore defences against Alzheimer's
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
can exacerbate brain inflammation and kill neurons,” said Charbel Moussa, scientific and clinical research director of the Georgetown University Medical Centre, which conducted the research. “These are very exciting findings because it shows that... Read more
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express
New 'wonder' drug can significantly slow the progress of Alzheimerin both, appears to reduce the ability of harmful “immune molecules” to infi lt
New 'wonder' drug can significantly slow the progress of Alzheimer
express / Posted 2 days ago
in both, appears to reduce the ability of harmful “immune molecules” to infi ltrate brain tissues, claim researchers at Georgetown University Medical Centre. The new study suggests some of these molecules can enter the brain through a leaky... Read more
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Palm Beach Daily News
Dr. Helena Lee Valldejuli-Butler of Palm Beach diesCollege in 1977, where she earned her degree in romance languages. She then obt
Dr. Helena Lee Valldejuli-Butler of Palm Beach dies
Palm Beach Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
College in 1977, where she earned her degree in romance languages. She then obtained her M.S. in sociolinguistics at Georgetown University, where she graduated with honors. She then went forth to obtain her doctorate in philosophy in... Read more
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Quartz
Ethicists say voting with your heart, regardless of the consequences, is actually immoralIt’s not to wave a flag or paint your face in team colors; it’s to produce outc
Ethicists say voting with your heart, regardless of the consequences, is actually immoral
Quartz / Posted 2 days ago
It’s not to wave a flag or paint your face in team colors; it’s to produce outcomes,” says Jason Brennan, a philosopher at Georgetown University and author of The Ethics of Voting. “If they’re smart, they’ll vote for the candidate likely to best... Read more
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MedCity News
New Medicare whole-hospital quality ratings contain some surpriseshospitals. Five hospitals in Washington, D.C., received just one star, includin
New Medicare whole-hospital quality ratings contain some surprises
MedCity News / Posted 2 days ago
hospitals. Five hospitals in Washington, D.C., received just one star, including George Washington University Hospital and Georgetown University Hospital, both of which teach medical residents. Nine hospitals in Brooklyn, four hospitals in Las... Read more
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The Christian Post
Drawing Encouragement From Baseball's Newest Hall of Famercopies were gobbled up in the U.S. and abroad. Every Friday, I joined hundreds
Drawing Encouragement From Baseball's Newest Hall of Famer
The Christian Post / Posted 2 days ago
copies were gobbled up in the U.S. and abroad. Every Friday, I joined hundreds of zealous, renewed Catholics piling into Georgetown University as lives were being transformed by this heaven-sent move of God. Our experience was replicated in... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
History: Truman desegregates armed forcesthe first abolitionist paper to be published in the South. July 31, 1874: Patr
History: Truman desegregates armed forces
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 3 days ago
the first abolitionist paper to be published in the South. July 31, 1874: Patrick F. Healy was inaugurated as president of Georgetown University in Washington, D.C. Healy was reportedly the first African American in the U.S. to earn a Ph.D., the... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Madam President?Clinton, as she secures the numbers to make her the first woman to be the nomin
Madam President?
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 3 days ago
Clinton, as she secures the numbers to make her the first woman to be the nominee of a major American party. And now Georgetown University Professor Michele Swers says Clinton will face a uniquely female balancing act. (SOUNDBITE) (English)... Read more
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HITC Sport
MLS midseason awards: NYCFC and LA Galaxy stars featurethe third overall pick in the 2016 SuperDraft, Rosenberry has since made a seam
MLS midseason awards: NYCFC and LA Galaxy stars feature
HITC Sport / Posted 3 days ago
the third overall pick in the 2016 SuperDraft, Rosenberry has since made a seamless transition to life in MLS. The former Georgetown University right-back is the only Union player to have played every minute of their season so far, scoring once in... Read more
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Orange County Register
Iraqi leadership group in Costa Mesa to promote higher education for womenthe limitations women face when a young female law student who was picked to do
Iraqi leadership group in Costa Mesa to promote higher education for women
Orange County Register / Posted 3 days ago
the limitations women face when a young female law student who was picked to do an all-expenses-paid internship at Georgetown University couldn’t go because her parents refused to let her. “They were worried that no one would marry her and... Read more
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Roll Call
Hillary Clinton Has an Edge as a Democrat, Not a Womanas sexist Democrats who were mocking McCain’s choice of Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin
Hillary Clinton Has an Edge as a Democrat, Not a Woman
Roll Call / Posted 3 days ago
as sexist Democrats who were mocking McCain’s choice of Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin as his running mate. Heidi Li Feldman, a Georgetown University law professor who organized an advertising campaign before the 2008 Democratic convention to demand... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
First confirmed case of Alzheimer’s disease in HIV-positive patient to be presented at AAIC 2016what we thought we knew about dementia in HIV-positive individuals," says Turne
First confirmed case of Alzheimer’s disease in HIV-positive patient to be presented at AAIC 2016
News-Medical-Net / Posted 3 days ago
what we thought we knew about dementia in HIV-positive individuals," says Turner, who leads the Memory Disorders Program at Georgetown University Medical Center. In addition, Turner says the finding suggests that some older HIV-positive patients... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Three Filipina nurses and Chicago’s ‘Crime of the Century’back to the Philippines for a few years but returned to the U.S. and settled in
Three Filipina nurses and Chicago’s ‘Crime of the Century’
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 days ago
back to the Philippines for a few years but returned to the U.S. and settled in the Washington, DC area. She worked at the Georgetown University Hospital. She avoided the press. The 73-year-old grandma, now retired, takes care of her... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Clinton's convention to go straight at trust issueabout herself or to the press. “It becomes a timeless narrative,” said Mo Elle
Clinton's convention to go straight at trust issue
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 4 days ago
about herself or to the press. “It becomes a timeless narrative,” said Mo Elleithee, a 2008 campaign official who’s now a Georgetown University scholar. “They don’t know the details," he said of younger voters. "They just know she’s had a lot of... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
Clinton's convention to go straight at trust issueabout herself or to the press. “It becomes a timeless narrative,” said Mo Elle
Clinton's convention to go straight at trust issue
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 4 days ago
about herself or to the press. “It becomes a timeless narrative,” said Mo Elleithee, a 2008 campaign official who’s now a Georgetown University scholar. “They don’t know the details," he said of younger voters. "They just know she’s had a lot of... Read more
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