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The Huffington Post
College Rape Case Highlights Emotional Toll For Victims Who SueOn Aug. 20th, a former Virginia Wesleyan College student suing the school over
College Rape Case Highlights Emotional Toll For Victims Who Sue
The Huffington Post / Posted yesterday
On Aug. 20th, a former Virginia Wesleyan College student suing the school over its handling of her sexual assault case was preparing to give a deposition in her lawyer’s office when an unexpected person arrived with his attorney: the man she says... Read more
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The Huffington Post
What Being Left-Handed Says About Your PersonalityPeople who use their left hands when listening may more easily hear rapidly-cha
What Being Left-Handed Says About Your Personality
The Huffington Post / Posted 11 days ago
People who use their left hands when listening may more easily hear rapidly-changing sounds than those who use their right hands, according to a study from Georgetown University Medical Center The researchers who conducted the study, presented at... Read more
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Medical News Today
Acupuncture may reduce high blood pressureA new study suggests that a form of acupuncture may benefit patients with high
Acupuncture may reduce high blood pressure
Medical News Today / Posted 11 days ago
A new study suggests that a form of acupuncture may benefit patients with high blood pressure and lower their risk of stroke and heart disease. The single-blind trial, conducted at the University of California-Irvine (UCI), is the first scientific... Read more
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MedCity News
Some doctors are speaking out about concerns with the FDA's approval of AddyiAs many are now aware, Addyi, or the “female Viagra,” has now been approved by
Some doctors are speaking out about concerns with the FDA's approval of Addyi
MedCity News / Posted 12 days ago
As many are now aware, Addyi, or the “female Viagra,” has now been approved by the Food and Drug Administration. The drug, manufactured by Sprout Pharmaceuticals, has been interpreted by some as a demonstration of providing equal sexual enhancement... Read more
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Washington Post
Experts: Hogan’s progress is promising, but he’s not out of the woodsMedical experts said Wednesday that patients who experience the kind of progres
Experts: Hogan’s progress is promising, but he’s not out of the woods
Washington Post / Posted 13 days ago
Medical experts said Wednesday that patients who experience the kind of progress Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan (R) has made during his initial rounds of chemotherapy should be encouraged. But they also cautioned those who might think that they are out... Read more
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International Business Times
'Female Viagra' Addyi approved in the US: What is Flibanserin and how does it work? The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a drug dubbed "female Vi
'Female Viagra' Addyi approved in the US: What is Flibanserin and how does it work?
International Business Times / Posted 13 days ago
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a drug dubbed "female Viagra" to treat a low libido in women. Flibanserin, which will be sold under the brand name Addyi, is said to treat hypoactive sexual desire disorder, an absence of desire... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
FDA to decide on 'little pink pill' for womenA drug originally tested as an anti-depressant is now marketed as a way to trea
FDA to decide on 'little pink pill' for women
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 14 days ago
A drug originally tested as an anti-depressant is now marketed as a way to treat low libido in women. The Food and Drug Administration is expected to decide soon whether to approve the medication called Flibanserin. Unlike Viagra, this drug does... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Low libido? FDA weighs drug for women that drives desireThe Food and Drug Administration will decide the fate of a drug to treat low li
Low libido? FDA weighs drug for women that drives desire
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
The Food and Drug Administration will decide the fate of a drug to treat low libido in women by Tuesday. Depending on your point of view, the "little pink pill," flibanserin — popularly but incorrectly dubbed the "female Viagra" — is either the... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
It's Left-Handers Day – toast your angry, creative, fearful southpaw friendsThursday marks Left Handers Day, a chance for 10-15% of the US population to sh
It's Left-Handers Day – toast your angry, creative, fearful southpaw friends
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 19 days ago
Thursday marks Left Handers Day, a chance for 10-15% of the US population to share their pride as lefties and raise awareness about the issues faced by those living in a right-handed world. Ink smudges and a lack of suitable scissor options have... Read more
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Washington Post
Hospital in Maryland suburb to become outpatient facility by 2018Plans to convert most of Laurel Regional Hospital to an outpatient facility are
Hospital in Maryland suburb to become outpatient facility by 2018
Washington Post / Posted 26 days ago
Plans to convert most of Laurel Regional Hospital to an outpatient facility are stirring concern among residents and community leaders who say they are worried about losing jobs and medical services in an area that is far from other... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Ebola Vaccine - Seven Things to Understand About rVSV-ZEBOVA trial of the rVSV-ZEBOV Ebola vaccine among 7,651 individuals in Guinea has b
The Ebola Vaccine - Seven Things to Understand About rVSV-ZEBOV
AllAfrica.com / Posted 28 days ago
A trial of the rVSV-ZEBOV Ebola vaccine among 7,651 individuals in Guinea has been found to have a protection rate of 100 percent. The vaccine was developed by Merck, the Wellcome Trust and the governments of Norway and Canada, in conjunction with... Read more
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The Scientist
Ebola Vax SuccessWIKIMEDIA, PLOS PATHOGENSInterim results from a Phase 3 clinical trial of thous
Ebola Vax Success
The Scientist / Posted 29 days ago
WIKIMEDIA, PLOS PATHOGENSInterim results from a Phase 3 clinical trial of thousands of individuals in Guinea suggest the rVSV-ZEBOV Ebola vaccine—an attenuated livestock virus engineered to produce an Ebola protein—is safe and highly effective,... Read more
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News 8000
WHO: Ebola vaccine highly effective in trialA newly developed vaccine against the deadly Ebola virus is "highly effective"
WHO: Ebola vaccine highly effective in trial
News 8000 / Posted 1 months ago
A newly developed vaccine against the deadly Ebola virus is "highly effective" and could help prevent its spread in the current and future outbreaks, the World Health Organization said Friday. Trials of the single-dose VSV-EBOV vaccine began in... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Researchers make progress in treatments for MERS, SARSWhen a particularly lethal outbreak of a never-before-seen virus began spreadin
Researchers make progress in treatments for MERS, SARS
Baltimore Sun / Posted 1 months ago
When a particularly lethal outbreak of a never-before-seen virus began spreading around Saudi Arabia in 2012, a few researchers in Maryland and around the United States already had a jump on the investigation into its origins. That's because they'd... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Trials show new Ebola vaccine is 'highly effective,' World Health Organization says(CNN) — A newly developed vaccine against the deadly Ebola virus is “highly eff
Trials show new Ebola vaccine is 'highly effective,' World Health Organization says
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 1 months ago
(CNN) — A newly developed vaccine against the deadly Ebola virus is “highly effective” and could help prevent its spread in the current and future outbreaks, the World Health Organization said Friday. Trials of the single-dose VSV-EBOV vaccine began... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Trials show new Ebola vaccine is 'highly effective'A newly developed vaccine against the deadly Ebola virus is “highly effective”
Trials show new Ebola vaccine is 'highly effective'
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 1 months ago
A newly developed vaccine against the deadly Ebola virus is “highly effective” and could help prevent its spread in the current and future outbreaks, the World Health Organization said Friday. Trials of the single-dose VSV-EBOV vaccine began in... Read more
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asianage
While reading, we see words as picturesAs your eyes scan these words, your brain seems to derive their meaning instant
While reading, we see words as pictures
asianage / Posted 1 months ago
As your eyes scan these words, your brain seems to derive their meaning instantaneously. How are we able to recognise and interpret marks on a page so rapidly? A new study confirms that a specialised brain area recognises printed words as pictures... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
WHO: Ebola vaccine highly effective in trialA newly developed vaccine against the deadly Ebola virus is "highly effective"
WHO: Ebola vaccine highly effective in trial
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted 1 months ago
A newly developed vaccine against the deadly Ebola virus is "highly effective" and could help prevent its spread in the current and future outbreaks, the World Health Organization said Friday. Trials of the single-dose VSV-EBOV vaccine began in... Read more
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Newswise
#Ebola vaccine results exciting & encouraging, but study also raises uncertainties, says @GUMedCenter ID Expert Available for logged-in reporters only Ebola Vaccine Results “Exciting” and
#Ebola vaccine results exciting & encouraging, but study also raises uncertainties, says @GUMedCenter ID Expert
Newswise / Posted 1 months ago
Available for logged-in reporters only Ebola Vaccine Results “Exciting” and “Encouraging” But Study Also Raises Some “Uncertainties”... Read more

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