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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Last picture showOne evening in the late fall, Lucien Majors, 84, sat at his kitchen table in La
Last picture show
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 hours ago
One evening in the late fall, Lucien Majors, 84, sat at his kitchen table in Lancaster, N.Y., wife Jan by his side, as he described a recent dream. Majors had end-stage bladder cancer and was in renal failure. As he spoke with a hospice doctor, he... Read more
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FOX News
Grim headlines, hard data show suicides on rise among teens nationallyThe recent suicides of two girls from the same Texas high school were among the
Grim headlines, hard data show suicides on rise among teens nationally
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
The recent suicides of two girls from the same Texas high school were among the latest such tragic deaths to shake a disbelieving community, and underscored what experts say is a troubling national trend. Ritu Sachdeva and Hillary "Kate" Kuizon,... Read more
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Campus Times - University of Rochester
New URMC facility makes healthcare accessible to RochesterResidents of Rochester now have better access to medical care with the opening
New URMC facility makes healthcare accessible to Rochester
Campus Times - University of Rochester / Posted 4 days ago
Residents of Rochester now have better access to medical care with the opening of UR Medicine Primary Care’s Manhattan Square Family Medicine center on Jan. 18, in a renovated space downtown. The facility not only welcomes residents, but University... Read more
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FOX News
Future of fertility treatment: 7 ways baby-making could changeMore than three decades ago, researchers successfully combined sperm and egg in
Future of fertility treatment: 7 ways baby-making could change
FOX News / Posted 4 days ago
More than three decades ago, researchers successfully combined sperm and egg in a lab dish to produce the first children born from in vitro fertilization (IVF), sometimes referred to as "test tube babies." Although the technique seemed futuristic at... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
3D biplane imaging device increases hope for stroke victimsA reader information feature brought to you by St. Mary’s Medical Center and Th
3D biplane imaging device increases hope for stroke victims
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
A reader information feature brought to you by St. Mary’s Medical Center and The Daily Sentinel Dr. Robert Replogle, 49, graduated with honors from the University of Chicago Medical School... Read more
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News 10 NBC Rochester
Technology changing the way heart surgery is performedHeart disease is the leading cause of death of both men and women in the U.S.
Technology changing the way heart surgery is performed
News 10 NBC Rochester / Posted 6 days ago
Heart disease is the leading cause of death of both men and women in the U.S. That's one of the reasons News10NBC kicked off Heart Health Month with the University of Rochester. Monday, we teamed up with doctors to answer your heart questions. We... Read more
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Daily Mail
Stem cell breakthrough can 'repair skull, face bones'Stem cell breakthrough that could regrow a damaged SKULL: Technique could repai
Stem cell breakthrough can 'repair skull, face bones'
Daily Mail / Posted 6 days ago
Stem cell breakthrough that could regrow a damaged SKULL: Technique could repair damage and deformities Stem cells from Axin2 gene aid in skull bone repair, scientists revealed Discovery may lead to new alternatives to surgeries to replace face... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Rochester scientists identify stem cells capable of skull formation, craniofacial bone repair in miceA team of Rochester scientists has, for the first time, identified and isolated
Rochester scientists identify stem cells capable of skull formation, craniofacial bone repair in mice
News-Medical-Net / Posted 6 days ago
A team of Rochester scientists has, for the first time, identified and isolated a stem cell population capable of skull formation and craniofacial bone repair in mice--achieving an important step toward using stem cells for bone reconstruction of the... Read more
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Science Daily
Scientists discover stem cells capable of repairing skull, face bonesSenior author Wei Hsu, Ph.D., dean's professor of Biomedical Genetics and a sci
Scientists discover stem cells capable of repairing skull, face bones
Science Daily / Posted 6 days ago
Senior author Wei Hsu, Ph.D., dean's professor of Biomedical Genetics and a scientist at the Eastman Institute for Oral Health at the University of Rochester Medical Center, said the goal is to better understand and find stem-cell therapy for a... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Liver transplant goes ‘perfect’ for Rik CassidyLAKE PLACID - Rik Cassidy received a liver transplant Friday, Jan. 29 after a n
Liver transplant goes ‘perfect’ for Rik Cassidy
Lake Placid News / Posted 8 days ago
LAKE PLACID - Rik Cassidy received a liver transplant Friday, Jan. 29 after a nine-day stay at Strong Memorial Hospital in Rochester. Speaking on behalf of the Cassidy family Friday evening, Rik's son Seann, 45, said the procedure was a "perfect"... Read more
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Adirondack Daily Enterprise
Liver transplant goes ‘perfect’Speaking on behalf of the Cassidy family Friday evening, Rik's son Seann, 45, s
Liver transplant goes ‘perfect’
Adirondack Daily Enterprise / Posted 9 days ago
Speaking on behalf of the Cassidy family Friday evening, Rik's son Seann, 45, said the procedure was a "perfect" success. He received a text from his mother about the completion of the transplant around 2:30 p.m. "They had to correct some of his... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Researchers developing new methods to better analyze effects of e-cig flavoringsFaculty and student researchers at Rochester Institute of Technology's National
Researchers developing new methods to better analyze effects of e-cig flavorings
News-Medical-Net / Posted 10 days ago
Faculty and student researchers at Rochester Institute of Technology's National Technical Institute for the Deaf (RIT/NTID) are developing methods to better analyze the effects of flavorings used in electronic cigarettes (e-cigs). In partnership... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Treating Violence Beyond the ER Good for BizAsk David Ross to describe an average day on the job. He says it doesn’t exist.
Treating Violence Beyond the ER Good for Biz
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 10 days ago
Ask David Ross to describe an average day on the job. He says it doesn’t exist. Ross is a violence intervention specialist at the University of Maryland Medical Center. Though he isn’t a doctor, he’s been working at the hospital as part of its... Read more
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Science Daily
Study details source of mental problems associated with MS"This study identifies for the first time a new disease mechanism in MS which c
Study details source of mental problems associated with MS
Science Daily / Posted 11 days ago
"This study identifies for the first time a new disease mechanism in MS which causes damage to neurons independent of the loss of white matter and demyelination that is the hallmark of the disease," said the lead author, neurologist Matthew Bellizzi,... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Depression screening: new recommendation for all adultsUpdates to recommendations for depression screenings mean more adults will be t
Depression screening: new recommendation for all adults
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 12 days ago
Updates to recommendations for depression screenings mean more adults will be tested. CNN reported Tuesday that the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force suggests everyone over the age of 18 should be screened by primary care doctors and those doctors... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Depression screening: new recommendation for all adultsUpdates to recommendations for depression screenings mean more adults will be t
Depression screening: new recommendation for all adults
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 12 days ago
Updates to recommendations for depression screenings mean more adults will be tested. CNN reported Tuesday that the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force suggests everyone over the age of 18 should be screened by primary care doctors and those doctors... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Depression screening: new recommendation for all adultsUpdates to recommendations for depression screenings mean more adults will be t
Depression screening: new recommendation for all adults
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 12 days ago
Updates to recommendations for depression screenings mean more adults will be tested. CNN reported Tuesday that the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force suggests everyone over the age of 18 should be screened by primary care doctors and those doctors... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
New recommendation: Screen adults for depressionHave you felt down a lot in the last couple of weeks? How often have you felt t
New recommendation: Screen adults for depression
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 12 days ago
Have you felt down a lot in the last couple of weeks? How often have you felt tired or felt as if you couldn't concentrate? These are some of the questions your doctor might ask to determine if you are at risk of depression. And if new... Read more
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My EastText
New recommendation: Screen adults for depressionHave you felt down a lot in the last couple of weeks? How often have you felt t
New recommendation: Screen adults for depression
My EastText / Posted 12 days ago
Have you felt down a lot in the last couple of weeks? How often have you felt tired or felt as if you couldn't concentrate? These are some of the questions your doctor might ask to determine if you are at risk of depression. And if new... Read more
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KSBW Salinas
New recommendation: Screen adults for depressionHave you felt down a lot in the last couple of weeks? How often have you felt t
New recommendation: Screen adults for depression
KSBW Salinas / Posted 12 days ago
Have you felt down a lot in the last couple of weeks? How often have you felt tired or felt as if you couldn't concentrate? These are some of the questions your doctor might ask to determine if you are at risk of depression. And if new... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
New recommendation: Screen adults for depressionHave you felt down a lot in the last couple of weeks? How often have you felt t
New recommendation: Screen adults for depression
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 12 days ago
Have you felt down a lot in the last couple of weeks? How often have you felt tired or felt as if you couldn't concentrate? These are some of the questions your doctor might ask to determine if you are at risk of depression. And if new... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
New recommendation: Screen adults for depressionHave you felt down a lot in the last couple of weeks? How often have you felt t
New recommendation: Screen adults for depression
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 12 days ago
Have you felt down a lot in the last couple of weeks? How often have you felt tired or felt as if you couldn't concentrate? These are some of the questions your doctor might ask to determine if you are at risk of depression. And if new... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
New recommendation: Screen adults for depressionHave you felt down a lot in the last couple of weeks? How often have you felt t
New recommendation: Screen adults for depression
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 12 days ago
Have you felt down a lot in the last couple of weeks? How often have you felt tired or felt as if you couldn't concentrate? These are some of the questions your doctor might ask to determine if you are at risk of depression. And if new... Read more
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WWNY - WNYF Watertown
State Health Department Sponsors Medical Cannabis StudyNew York's Department of Health is sponsoring research on the use of a pharmace
State Health Department Sponsors Medical Cannabis Study
WWNY - WNYF Watertown / Posted 13 days ago
New York's Department of Health is sponsoring research on the use of a pharmaceutical-grade medical cannabis drug to treat children with severe epilepsy. They studies will be open to 100 children and young adults whose epilepsy has resisted other... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
NY Health Department sponsoring medical cannabis studyTesting focuses on medical cannabis used to treat children with severe epilepsy
NY Health Department sponsoring medical cannabis study
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 14 days ago
Testing focuses on medical cannabis used to treat children with severe epilepsy ALBANY, N.Y. - New York’s Department of Health is sponsoring research on the use of a pharmaceutical-grade medical cannabis drug to treat children with severe... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
NY Health Department sponsoring medical cannabis drug studyALBANY, N.Y. (AP) � New York's Department of Health is sponsoring research on t
NY Health Department sponsoring medical cannabis drug study
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) � New York's Department of Health is sponsoring research on the use of a pharmaceutical-grade medical cannabis drug to treat children with severe epilepsy. The department announced the studies Wednesday. They'll be open to 100... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
NY Health Department sponsoring medical cannabis drug studyALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York's Department of Health is sponsoring research on t
NY Health Department sponsoring medical cannabis drug study
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 14 days ago
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York's Department of Health is sponsoring research on the use of a pharmaceutical-grade medical cannabis drug to treat children with severe epilepsy. The department announced the studies Wednesday. They'll be open to 100... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Women & Children’s Hospital to conduct study of medical marijuana for seizuresWomen & Children’s Hospital is one of five sites that will study an experimenta
Women & Children’s Hospital to conduct study of medical marijuana for seizures
The Buffalo News / Posted 17 days ago
Women & Children’s Hospital is one of five sites that will study an experimental marijuana compound to treat children and young adults with severe, treatment-resistant epilepsy, the state Health Department announced. Some studies indicate that GW... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Women & Children’s Hospital to conduct study medical marijuanaWomen & Children’s Hospital is one of five sites that will study an experimenta
Women & Children’s Hospital to conduct study medical marijuana
The Buffalo News / Posted 17 days ago
Women & Children’s Hospital is one of five sites that will study an experimental marijuana compound to treat children and young adults with severe, treatment-resistant epilepsy, the state Health Department announced. Some studies indicate that GW... Read more
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The Times Leader
Cold weather challengingTwo such folk are Chad Ogden and Ted Neil, employees of StratusWave Communicati
Cold weather challenging
The Times Leader / Posted 19 days ago
Two such folk are Chad Ogden and Ted Neil, employees of StratusWave Communications. The duo spent time on the roof of The Times Leader office to upgrade Internet service for employees, then went on to continue most of their day outdoors. They say the... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Study of U.S. veterans yields clues to explosions’ effect on the brainDamage to the filter that protects the brain from toxins may partly explain why
Study of U.S. veterans yields clues to explosions’ effect on the brain
The Globe and Mail / Posted 21 days ago
Damage to the filter that protects the brain from toxins may partly explain why explosions have been leaving soldiers with lasting brain injuries, researchers say. In a study of U.S. veterans after hazardous tours in Iraq and Afghanistan, the... Read more
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FOX News
'Health' supplements send 23,000 to emergency rooms in US each yearDietary supplements - those "all natural" products people consume for weight lo
'Health' supplements send 23,000 to emergency rooms in US each year
FOX News / Posted 23 days ago
Dietary supplements - those "all natural" products people consume for weight loss, extra energy or to self-treat various conditions - send 23,000 people, many of them children, to the emergency room in the U.S. each year, according to a new... Read more
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FOX News
Study yields clues to explosions' effect on brainReuters Health - Damage to the filter that protects the brain from toxins may p
Study yields clues to explosions' effect on brain
FOX News / Posted 23 days ago
Reuters Health - Damage to the filter that protects the brain from toxins may partly explain why explosions have been leaving soldiers with lasting brain injuries, researchers say. In a study of U.S. veterans after hazardous tours in Iraq and... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Study yields clues to explosions' effect on brainReuters Health - Damage to the filter that protects the brain from toxins may p
Study yields clues to explosions' effect on brain
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 24 days ago
Reuters Health - Damage to the filter that protects the brain from toxins may partly explain why explosions have been leaving soldiers with lasting brain injuries, researchers say. In a study of U.S. veterans after hazardous tours in Iraq and... Read more
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Science Daily
Brain's immune cells key to maintaining blood-brain barrier"This study shows that the resident immune cells of the central nervous system
Brain's immune cells key to maintaining blood-brain barrier
Science Daily / Posted 25 days ago
"This study shows that the resident immune cells of the central nervous system play a critical and previously unappreciated role in maintaining the integrity of the blood-brain barrier," said Maiken Nedergaard, M.D., D.M.Sc., co-director of the... Read more

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