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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Donors promise $70M to aid Kalamazoo, but at what cost?W.E. Upjohn, donated a 330,000-square-foot building in downtown Kalamazoo to se
Donors promise $70M to aid Kalamazoo, but at what cost?
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 6 hours ago
W.E. Upjohn, donated a 330,000-square-foot building in downtown Kalamazoo to serve as the future home of the university's medical school. The property was on the original plot of land acquired by W. E. Upjohn to begin the Upjohn Co. and housed at... Read more
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Canberra Times
ACT had highest 'inappropriate' antibiotic prescription rate in Australia in 2014issue was responsible for the ACT's higher rates. Professor of infectious dise
ACT had highest 'inappropriate' antibiotic prescription rate in Australia in 2014
Canberra Times / Posted 6 hours ago
issue was responsible for the ACT's higher rates. Professor of infectious diseases at the Australian National University Medical School, Peter Collignon, has been involved in antibiotic research and medicine for 30 years. He said the ACT had a... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Yellow Fever Timeline: The History Of A Long Misunderstood Diseasethe Signature Research Program in Emerging Infectious Disease at Duke Universit
Yellow Fever Timeline: The History Of A Long Misunderstood Disease
KERA North Texas / Posted 10 hours ago
the Signature Research Program in Emerging Infectious Disease at Duke University-National University of Singapore Graduate Medical School. "It probably infected people as well but not in large populations because people lived in small... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Yellow Fever Timeline: The History Of A Long Misunderstood Diseasethe Signature Research Program in Emerging Infectious Disease at Duke Universit
Yellow Fever Timeline: The History Of A Long Misunderstood Disease
KPBS San Diego / Posted 11 hours ago
the Signature Research Program in Emerging Infectious Disease at Duke University-National University of Singapore Graduate Medical School. "It probably infected people as well but not in large populations because people lived in small... Read more
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Medical News Today
Understanding the unhappy side of serotoninthe effect is different. Mapping the serotonin-driven anxiety circuits Researc
Understanding the unhappy side of serotonin
Medical News Today / Posted 14 hours ago
the effect is different. Mapping the serotonin-driven anxiety circuits Researchers from the University of North Carolina Medical School in Chapel Hill, NC, have identified a circuit that seems to be related to serotonin-driven anxiety. Using a... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Things get done to the Hilthe thinks. No one came to Youngstown. But to Austin – Youngstown is now home.
Things get done to the Hilt
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 16 hours ago
he thinks. No one came to Youngstown. But to Austin – Youngstown is now home. After three years here, he just left for medical school at Northeast Ohio Medical University. That will take a couple of years. Then some residency. And then ...... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Donors promise $70M to aid Kalamazoo, but at what cost?W.E. Upjohn, donated a 330,000-square-foot building in downtown Kalamazoo to se
Donors promise $70M to aid Kalamazoo, but at what cost?
Detroit Free Press / Posted 18 hours ago
W.E. Upjohn, donated a 330,000-square-foot building in downtown Kalamazoo to serve as the future home of the university's medical school. The property was on the original plot of land acquired by W. E. Upjohn to begin the Upjohn Co. and housed at... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Business Notes - Aug. 28disorders. He has special interests in treating sports related injuries. A gra
Business Notes - Aug. 28
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 18 hours ago
disorders. He has special interests in treating sports related injuries. A graduate of the University of Minnesota Medical School Twin Cities, Herseth also completed their orthopaedic surgery residency program in 2015 and recently finished... Read more
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Boston Globe
Out of the asylums, into the communityis well,” wrote the task force cochairmen, Kenneth L. Appelbaum, a psychiatry p
Out of the asylums, into the community
Boston Globe / Posted 20 hours ago
is well,” wrote the task force cochairmen, Kenneth L. Appelbaum, a psychiatry professor at the University of Massachusetts Medical School, and retired judge Paul F. Healy Jr. Yet, the public warning did little to mobilize efforts to stop the... Read more
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The News & Observer
Ron Rash’s new novel ‘The Risen’: Remarkablecaroused with her in the cool water. But early on, Bill, a senior at Wake Fore
Ron Rash’s new novel ‘The Risen’: Remarkable
The News & Observer / Posted 21 hours ago
caroused with her in the cool water. But early on, Bill, a senior at Wake Forest with a steady girl and plans for medical school, pulls away. Eugene continues to fall heedlessly in love as he and Ligeia guzzle wine and pop the pills that... Read more
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Ventura County Star
He’s led safaris in Africa, lectured in the Antarctic and now works as medical director for Channelwent on to study marine biology at USC. When he graduated, he found himself fac
He’s led safaris in Africa, lectured in the Antarctic and now works as medical director for Channel
Ventura County Star / Posted yesterday
went on to study marine biology at USC. When he graduated, he found himself facing a life decision. Should he go to medical school or continue studying whales in grad school? He did both, in a sense. He went to medical school, became a... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Why cancer patients will suffer to protect the lives of addictsthen established the Giffford-Jones Professorship in Pain Control and Palliativ
Why cancer patients will suffer to protect the lives of addicts
Calgary Sun / Posted yesterday
then established the Giffford-Jones Professorship in Pain Control and Palliative Care at the University of Toronto Medical School. So 37 years later? Now the Minister of Health of Ontario has announced that doctors will no longer be able... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Senior send-offto handle that and push through it. That's going to be huge for our defense and
Senior send-off
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
to handle that and push through it. That's going to be huge for our defense and our team." Ellis said he wants to attend medical school, but he's hoping that's a few years down the road after his football playing days are done. "I'm going with... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Rights for women were hard-fought and must be preserved, improved: Aline Wongfor children born to Singapore women overseas, medical benefits to civil servan
Rights for women were hard-fought and must be preserved, improved: Aline Wong
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
for children born to Singapore women overseas, medical benefits to civil servants, the quota on female students in the medical school, and amendments to the Women's Charter. So once those things were addressed over the next one, two decades, if... Read more
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Raw Story
Social media gleefully roasts #TrumpsDoctor: ‘Mad scientist who pumps racism in his veins’seems untrustworthy at best. pic.twitter.com/KPa0Lz9IFO After a brief career a
Social media gleefully roasts #TrumpsDoctor: ‘Mad scientist who pumps racism in his veins’
Raw Story / Posted yesterday
seems untrustworthy at best. pic.twitter.com/KPa0Lz9IFO After a brief career as a taxi driver, Jim Ignatowski went to medical school and became Trump's Doctor. pic.twitter.com/TcH7mlr4TU Trump's Doctor is the guy you would hire to kill Elvis... Read more
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Los Angeles Daily News
5 reasons prescription drug prices keep risingelse in the world is the existence of government-protected “monopoly” rights fo
5 reasons prescription drug prices keep rising
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted yesterday
else in the world is the existence of government-protected “monopoly” rights for drug manufacturers, researchers at Harvard Medical School said this week. The researchers reviewed thousands of studies published from January 2005 through July 2016... Read more
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Salon.com
The kids are (going to be) all right: Our special snowflakes are leaving home — to make the world betterSan Fernando Valley, a train ride and two bus transfers away from our home. On
The kids are (going to be) all right: Our special snowflakes are leaving home — to make the world better
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
San Fernando Valley, a train ride and two bus transfers away from our home. On the way to the station, Diego spoke of his medical school aspirations. He’ll be getting a job and enrolling in a community college while he saves up to transfer to a... Read more
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PhysOrg
Probing how CRISPR-Cas9 works: Study examines DNA targeting dynamics in live cellsA study in The Journal of Cell Biology by scientists at the University of Massa
Probing how CRISPR-Cas9 works: Study examines DNA targeting dynamics in live cells
PhysOrg / Posted 2 days ago
A study in The Journal of Cell Biology by scientists at the University of Massachusetts Medical School reveals important new details about the inner workings of the CRISPR-Cas9 machinery in live cells that may have implications for the development of... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
In poem, UCF medical student navigates emotions after Pulse shootinghas always been a writer. She's been writing short stories and poetry since ele
In poem, UCF medical student navigates emotions after Pulse shooting
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
has always been a writer. She's been writing short stories and poetry since elementary school. "And I started writing in medical school to emotionally process what we go through and experience," said Brown, 26. "It helps me express what I'm... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Cancer researchers: It's time to pay more attention to 'miracle' patientsoncology data science program and is a visiting faculty member in the Departmen
Cancer researchers: It's time to pay more attention to 'miracle' patients
Calgary Sun / Posted 2 days ago
oncology data science program and is a visiting faculty member in the Department of Biomedical Informatics at Harvard Medical School, argues that their genes could hold clues that cancer researchers have been missing. He wonders whether the... Read more
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Anderson Independent-Mail
Man charged in 2014 Seneca homicide sentenced to 20 years in prisonCorley tied in a chair, the attorney said. Dr. Donna Schwarz-Witt, a psychiatr
Man charged in 2014 Seneca homicide sentenced to 20 years in prison
Anderson Independent-Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Corley tied in a chair, the attorney said. Dr. Donna Schwarz-Witt, a psychiatrist with the University of South Carolina Medical School, testified that an examination of Bacon had shown mental damage and some aspects of autism. She suggested that... Read more
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Daily Mail
Mayim Bialik recreates famous scene in Beaches with Marcie Leedsher Ph.D. in neuroscience. Marcie became a surgeon in Arizona and one of her m
Mayim Bialik recreates famous scene in Beaches with Marcie Leeds
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
her Ph.D. in neuroscience. Marcie became a surgeon in Arizona and one of her most dramatic surgeries happened right out of medical school - in 2011, she operated on Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords after she was shot in Tuscon. Original BFFs:... Read more
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Business Wire
Flex Pharma Announces Scientific Advisory Board Appointment and Management Changecramps (EAMC). “Dr. Kenney is a recognized leader in the field of exercise phy
Flex Pharma Announces Scientific Advisory Board Appointment and Management Change
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
cramps (EAMC). “Dr. Kenney is a recognized leader in the field of exercise physiology,” noted Bruce Bean, Ph.D., Harvard Medical School Professor of Neurophysiology, Flex Pharma Co-founder and Scientific Advisory Board Co-Chair. “Larry will add... Read more
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Radio Angulo
Cuba's Health System Attracts the Philippinesher stay in the Caribbean nation, which will end on Friday, the Philippine dele
Cuba's Health System Attracts the Philippines
Radio Angulo / Posted 2 days ago
her stay in the Caribbean nation, which will end on Friday, the Philippine delegation will also visit the Latin American Medical School, where it will know more about training programs and will hold a meeting with students, in addition to the... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
New for-profit medical schools springing up across U.S.For-profit medical schools are starting to pop up around the country, promising
New for-profit medical schools springing up across U.S.
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
For-profit medical schools are starting to pop up around the country, promising to create new family doctors for underserved rural regions. Rural states like Idaho need more general practitioners, with the baby boom generation aging and expanded... Read more
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The Hill
Genomic tools and the era of tailored treatment in breast cancertests more than prove their value. Harold J. Burstein, M.D is affiliated with
Genomic tools and the era of tailored treatment in breast cancer
The Hill / Posted 2 days ago
tests more than prove their value. Harold J. Burstein, M.D is affiliated with Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School and is Chair of the Cancer Communications Committee and Breast Cancer Expert at the American Society of... Read more
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Billboard
Got $10k & a VMAs Ticket? Lady Gaga & Kim Kardashian's Cosmetic Dermatologist Has Advicewas art and that he still painted and sculpted,” says Ourian, whose love of art
Got $10k & a VMAs Ticket? Lady Gaga & Kim Kardashian's Cosmetic Dermatologist Has Advice
Billboard / Posted 2 days ago
was art and that he still painted and sculpted,” says Ourian, whose love of art then became his favorite hobby. After medical school and post-graduate work at Harvard, Ourian started his own practice, Epione Medical Corporation, in 1998; with... Read more
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ABC News
'Beaches' Co-Stars Recreate Iconic Sceneto deal with stuff like that was not what I wanted to do. I decided after that
'Beaches' Co-Stars Recreate Iconic Scene
ABC News / Posted 2 days ago
to deal with stuff like that was not what I wanted to do. I decided after that to leave acting." Leeds decided to go to medical school after a visit to a cadaver lab in high school and, as a surgeon, ended up operating on one very famous... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Jordan Spieth took on the Spelling Bee champ and got destroyedthe dictionary cover-to-cover — which Jairam has done twice. What’s next for J
Jordan Spieth took on the Spelling Bee champ and got destroyed
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 2 days ago
the dictionary cover-to-cover — which Jairam has done twice. What’s next for Jairam? Back to school then, hopefully, onto medical school one day. Spieth told him to enjoy the process, and that even though picking colleges can be scary, it’s also... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
The sixth floortimes get rough, you just have to find the blessings in the storm It’s during
The sixth floor
Manila Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
times get rough, you just have to find the blessings in the storm It’s during times like these when I wish I had gone to medical school rather than law school. I’ve always done well in science. It’s the blood that I can’t take and my precarious... Read more
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Daily Herald
Claims of St. Jude device hack risk may affect Abbott acquisitionthese kinds of hacking risks, when academics from the University of Washington,
Claims of St. Jude device hack risk may affect Abbott acquisition
Daily Herald / Posted 2 days ago
these kinds of hacking risks, when academics from the University of Washington, University of Massachusetts and Harvard Medical School published a study showing that a popular type of pacemaker and defibrillator could be remotely reprogrammed to... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Arab uprising linked to detrimental effects on health and life expectancy in several countriesdrug use, and diabetes cause the most health loss. Writing in a linked Comment
Arab uprising linked to detrimental effects on health and life expectancy in several countries
News-Medical-Net / Posted 2 days ago
drug use, and diabetes cause the most health loss. Writing in a linked Comment, Dr Riyadh Lafta from Mustansiriya Medical School, Baghdad, Iraq discusses the health burden of conflict, saying that: War and other forms of armed conflict... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
UI-Carle med school dean decision likely by Octoberto help Carle and the University of Illinois with the lengthy accreditation pro
UI-Carle med school dean decision likely by October
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
to help Carle and the University of Illinois with the lengthy accreditation process for the new engineering-based medical school, at a cost of $450,000 plus travel, officials told The News-Gazette on Thursday. PricewaterhouseCoopers has a... Read more
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The Atlantic
Coming of Age in North Koreasources within the country. He’s heard of graffiti calling for the downfall of
Coming of Age in North Korea
The Atlantic / Posted 2 days ago
sources within the country. He’s heard of graffiti calling for the downfall of the Kim regime, scrawled on the wall of a medical school in Chongjin. Such an act “was unthinkable during the Kim Jong Il or Kim Il Sung era,” he said. He hears of... Read more
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Bury Free Press
Cancer survivor surgeon Liz is a woman of the yearand she has been asked to write guest blogs for cancer networks in America and
Cancer survivor surgeon Liz is a woman of the year
Bury Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
and she has been asked to write guest blogs for cancer networks in America and New Zealand. Her blogs have been used in medical school lectures in South Africa. Asked what she ultimately learnt from her experience, Liz said: “One of the best... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
New report documents fetal brain abnormalities linked to congenital Zika infectionof Obstetric & Gynecologic ultrasound at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (
New report documents fetal brain abnormalities linked to congenital Zika infection
News-Medical-Net / Posted 2 days ago
of Obstetric & Gynecologic ultrasound at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC) and professor of radiology at Harvard Medical School (HMS), documented the brain abnormalities associated with congenital Zika in 45 confirmed and presumed cases... Read more
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PhysOrg
New tool for medical students' anatomy lessons – a virtual scalpelrevealing window into human anatomy and physiology," says Dr. Dermot Kelleher,
New tool for medical students' anatomy lessons – a virtual scalpel
PhysOrg / Posted 2 days ago
revealing window into human anatomy and physiology," says Dr. Dermot Kelleher, dean of the faculty of medicine. "But medical schools are utilizing just a fraction of its educational potential. We intend to show how powerful visualization... Read more
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The Suffolk Times
Cutchogue News: Fire department's annual chicken BBQand that she’s able to visit them. Melissa’s daughter Jess, Mattituck High Scho
Cutchogue News: Fire department's annual chicken BBQ
The Suffolk Times / Posted 2 days ago
and that she’s able to visit them. Melissa’s daughter Jess, Mattituck High School Class of 2006, has graduated from Touro Medical School in California and moved back east, where she is a resident at North Shore Hospital and lives in Queens.... Read more
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The Fairmont Sentinel
Brieflyabout him weekly. He will be missed by all." Garske was born in Glenwood City,
Briefly
The Fairmont Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
about him weekly. He will be missed by all." Garske was born in Glenwood City, Wis., on April 7, 1950. He graduated from medical school at the University of Wisconsin in 1976 and completed his residency at Akron General in Akron, Ohio, before... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Research findings point to potential drug targets to improve angiogenesis in diabetes patientsAssistant Investigator in the Section of Vascular Cell Biology at Joslin Diabet
Research findings point to potential drug targets to improve angiogenesis in diabetes patients
News-Medical-Net / Posted 2 days ago
Assistant Investigator in the Section of Vascular Cell Biology at Joslin Diabetes Center and Assistant Professor at Harvard Medical School, who led the research. Dr. Rask-Madsen's lab focuses on how genes that are regulated by insulin can affect... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Researchers trace roots of humane medical practices to pioneering French physicianAndré Feil, established practices that have become health care norms more than
Researchers trace roots of humane medical practices to pioneering French physician
News-Medical-Net / Posted 2 days ago
André Feil, established practices that have become health care norms more than a century later. Feil wrote a 1919 medical school thesis on cervical abnormalities defying long-held opinions about people with "monstrous" deformities -- that... Read more
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Providence Business News
Local websites working to improve grasp of care optionsMedicare. The company's CEO, Dr. John Luo, started his business after graduati
Local websites working to improve grasp of care options
Providence Business News / Posted 2 days ago
Medicare. The company's CEO, Dr. John Luo, started his business after graduating from Brown University's Warren Alpert Medical School. During his clinical training, he was repeatedly asked questions about Medicare from elderly or soon-to-retire... Read more
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The Daily Tar Heel
Federal complaint filed against UNC for use of live animal researchCare and Use Committee (IACUC), they are in compliance with federal law and are
Federal complaint filed against UNC for use of live animal research
The Daily Tar Heel / Posted 2 days ago
Care and Use Committee (IACUC), they are in compliance with federal law and are used by many other institutions,” the UNC medical school statement said. The next step in the complaint process is an unannounced inspection by the Animal and Plant... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Surgeon general warns doctors about opioid epidemic'Wait, you mean they are addictive?' " Murthy added. Like many doctors, his fr
Surgeon general warns doctors about opioid epidemic
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 2 days ago
'Wait, you mean they are addictive?' " Murthy added. Like many doctors, his friend, a cardiologist in Florida, learned in medical school and in residency that opioids weren't addictive as long as a patient was truly in pain, Murthy said. "He's... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
University of Kansas announces program cuts totaling nearly $1.3 millionthey will face significant difficulties this year as they handle an additional
University of Kansas announces program cuts totaling nearly $1.3 million
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
they will face significant difficulties this year as they handle an additional $3.7 million in cut state funding for the medical school. Jill Hummels, a spokeswoman for the provost’s office, said the rest of the cuts will not be announced until... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Anti-gas drops may increase infection risk with medical scopes, study saysbut this study did raise a huge number of questions,” says Shaw, an associate p
Anti-gas drops may increase infection risk with medical scopes, study says
Los Angeles Times / Posted 2 days ago
but this study did raise a huge number of questions,” says Shaw, an associate professor at the University of Minnesota Medical School. Federal prosecutors, U.S. lawmakers and government regulators have been investigating a series of outbreaks... Read more
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Philly.com
At refugee school, hunger for knowledge is the lasting lessona research fellow at Johns Hopkins working on Ebola eye disease, Vahedi travele
At refugee school, hunger for knowledge is the lasting lesson
Philly.com / Posted 3 days ago
a research fellow at Johns Hopkins working on Ebola eye disease, Vahedi traveled to Jordan in April of 2016 as part of his medical school experience. We visited one of the schools at the Za'atari refugee camp. In true Jordanian custom, we were... Read more
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FOX News
House panel seeks criminal charges for University of New Mexico in abortion researchA prominent southwest university’s medical school could face a criminal probe a
House panel seeks criminal charges for University of New Mexico in abortion research
FOX News / Posted 3 days ago
A prominent southwest university’s medical school could face a criminal probe after it was revealed that students dissected aborted fetal brains and other body parts at a summer camp. The University of New Mexico was accused of illegally... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Amid price furor, EpiPen manufacturer says it will lower the cost of productin the drug market. The pharmaceutical industry has heretofore opposed all of t
Amid price furor, EpiPen manufacturer says it will lower the cost of product
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
in the drug market. The pharmaceutical industry has heretofore opposed all of those laws. At the University of Minnesota medical school, Dr. Doug McMahon carries an epinephrine injector of his own design to guard against reactions to his food... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Docs ask feds to probe use of live animals at USC med schoolinstitution is violating the federal Animal Welfare Act. In a training program
Docs ask feds to probe use of live animals at USC med school
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
institution is violating the federal Animal Welfare Act. In a training program at its Columbia campus, the group said, the medical school instructs trainees to cut into live pigs to insert needles and tubes, and to spread the ribs to access the... Read more
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