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Campus Times - University of Rochester
Reach funding has improved, but change is still neededor $2500 to students who apply for help with research or an unpaid internship.
Reach funding has improved, but change is still needed
Campus Times - University of Rochester / Posted 2 hours ago
or $2500 to students who apply for help with research or an unpaid internship. The money comes from “generous gifts of University of Rochester friends and alumni who believe in the importance of experiential opportunities,” according to the... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Broadalbin Park plans moving forwardStabrowski was required to teach a class while she was a graduate student at th
Broadalbin Park plans moving forward
The Leader-Herald / Posted 11 hours ago
Stabrowski was required to teach a class while she was a graduate student at the University of Rochester. "I enjoy doing science experiments and learning how things work. I get to do science all day long as a teacher. I love science, I always wanted... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Local teacher receives governor’s awardStabrowski was required to teach a class while she was a graduate student at th
Local teacher receives governor’s award
The Leader-Herald / Posted 11 hours ago
Stabrowski was required to teach a class while she was a graduate student at the University of Rochester. "I enjoy doing science experiments and learning how things work. I get to do science all day long as a teacher. I love science, I always wanted... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
What the Fed chief’s message should beI hope Ms. Yellen will provide that kind of guidance this week. Bloomberg News
What the Fed chief’s message should be
The Globe and Mail / Posted yesterday
I hope Ms. Yellen will provide that kind of guidance this week. Bloomberg News columnist Narayana Kocherlakota is a professor of economics at the University of Rochester and was president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis from 2009 to 2... Read more
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News 10 NBC Rochester
Increasing cost of EpiPens has patients and emergency services searching for alternativesChief Allen. So, instead of spending about $900 for two EpiPens, they're spend
Increasing cost of EpiPens has patients and emergency services searching for alternatives
News 10 NBC Rochester / Posted yesterday
Chief Allen. So, instead of spending about $900 for two EpiPens, they're spending $85 for an alternative kit. Under the University of Rochester's "Check and Inject" program about 26,000 EMS providers are being trained to use syringe epinephrine... Read more
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Business Wire
Fitch Affirms Monroe County, NY's GO and IDR at 'BBB+'; Outlook Stablehas diversified from its manufacturing roots and is now home to a robust health
Fitch Affirms Monroe County, NY's GO and IDR at 'BBB+'; Outlook Stable
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
has diversified from its manufacturing roots and is now home to a robust healthcare and higher education presence. The University of Rochester and its associated medical center is the county's leading employer with almost 27,000 employees.... Read more
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News 10 NBC Rochester
U of R graduate assistants rally after ruling allowing unionsAugust 24, 2016 07:14 PM Graduate assistants at the University of Rochester ar
U of R graduate assistants rally after ruling allowing unions
News 10 NBC Rochester / Posted 2 days ago
August 24, 2016 07:14 PM Graduate assistants at the University of Rochester are supporting a ruling that allows them to unionize. The National Labor Relations Board voted in favor of the proposal Tuesday. Supporters say grad students at private... Read more
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Business Wire
LIU Pharmacy Joins the National Institute for Pharmaceutical Technology and Education (NIPTE)Iowa, University of Kansas, University of Kentucky, University of Maryland Balt
LIU Pharmacy Joins the National Institute for Pharmaceutical Technology and Education (NIPTE)
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
Iowa, University of Kansas, University of Kentucky, University of Maryland Baltimore, University of Michigan, University of Minnesota, University of Puerto Rico, University of Rochester Medical Center, University of Texas, and University of Wiscons... Read more
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News 10 NBC Rochester
EMS providers use cheaper alternative to EpiPensto mean first responders have a way to keep costs down, which will be good news
EMS providers use cheaper alternative to EpiPens
News 10 NBC Rochester / Posted 2 days ago
to mean first responders have a way to keep costs down, which will be good news for taxpayers. According to doctors at the University of Rochester, under the Check and Inject program about 26,000 EMS providers are being trained to use syringe... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Common sense lacking in painkiller policiesof the University of Toronto and the Harvard Medical School. He trained in gene
Common sense lacking in painkiller policies
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 3 days ago
of the University of Toronto and the Harvard Medical School. He trained in general surgery at the Strong Memorial Hospital, University of Rochester, Montreal General Hospital, McGill University and in gynecology at Harvard. His column is published... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Common sense lacking in painkiller policiesof the University of Toronto and the Harvard Medical School. He trained in gene
Common sense lacking in painkiller policies
Barrie Examiner / Posted 3 days ago
of the University of Toronto and the Harvard Medical School. He trained in general surgery at the Strong Memorial Hospital, University of Rochester, Montreal General Hospital, McGill University and in gynecology at Harvard. His column is published... Read more
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News 10 NBC Rochester
University of Rochester alumnus, eradicator of Smallpox, dies at 87August 23, 2016 12:02 PM Renowned epidemiologist Dr. Donald A. (D.A.) Henderso
University of Rochester alumnus, eradicator of Smallpox, dies at 87
News 10 NBC Rochester / Posted 3 days ago
August 23, 2016 12:02 PM Renowned epidemiologist Dr. Donald A. (D.A.) Henderson ’54M (MD), who earned his degree from the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry in 1954, and is credited with the global eradication of smallpox, died... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
D.A. Henderson, 'disease detective' who eradicated smallpox, dies at 87received a bachelor's degree in chemistry from Ohio's Oberlin College in 1950 a
D.A. Henderson, 'disease detective' who eradicated smallpox, dies at 87
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 3 days ago
received a bachelor's degree in chemistry from Ohio's Oberlin College in 1950 and a medical degree in 1954 from the University of Rochester in New York. The next year, he joined the CDC, then called the Communicable Disease Center, where he... Read more
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Market Watch
The key to a long, healthy retirementfor the right reason and for the right amount of time. A 2011 study from the U
The key to a long, healthy retirement
Market Watch / Posted 3 days ago
for the right reason and for the right amount of time. A 2011 study from the University of Michigan, Stony Brook and the University of Rochester found that volunteering only lowers your mortality risk if you do it primarily to help others. There... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Lions Face Huge Test in Openertakes over for Greg Bronson who has retired from coaching. Bronson will be watc
Lions Face Huge Test in Opener
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 3 days ago
takes over for Greg Bronson who has retired from coaching. Bronson will be watching his son Danny play quarterback for the University of Rochester on weekends this fall. Vermette knows he's the man on the hot seat on game days but looks forward to... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
First responders find alternative for EpiPenstold us about a new program that is helping them keep costs low. It's called C
First responders find alternative for EpiPens
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 4 days ago
told us about a new program that is helping them keep costs low. It's called Check and Inject and it is done through the University of Rochester. Instead of spending hundreds of dollars on an EpiPen kit, first responders get kits of epi-safe... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Scientists decode brain activity patterns to facilitate better communicationcomponents, then take the components and predict what they would look like in a
Scientists decode brain activity patterns to facilitate better communication
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
components, then take the components and predict what they would look like in a new sentence," said Andrew Anderson from University of Rochester in the US. "We found that we can predict brain activity patterns - not perfectly (on average 70 per... Read more
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The Washington Times
Hillary Clinton and Soviet-style educationthe Common Core State Standards in 2009. One individual has been a constant pr
Hillary Clinton and Soviet-style education
The Washington Times / Posted 5 days ago
the Common Core State Standards in 2009. One individual has been a constant presence: Marc Tucker, now 76, the one-time University of Rochester professor of education. As president of the nonprofit National Center on Education and the Economy... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Donald Henderson, ‘disease detective’ who eradicated smallpox, dies at 87received a bachelor’s degree in chemistry from Ohio’s Oberlin College in 1950 a
Donald Henderson, ‘disease detective’ who eradicated smallpox, dies at 87
Bangor Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
received a bachelor’s degree in chemistry from Ohio’s Oberlin College in 1950 and a medical degree in 1954 from the University of Rochester in New York. The next year, he joined the CDC, then called the Communicable Disease Center, where he... Read more
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The Hindu
In a first, scientists predict brain activity patternscomponents, then take the components and predict what they would look like in a
In a first, scientists predict brain activity patterns
The Hindu / Posted 5 days ago
components, then take the components and predict what they would look like in a new sentence,” said Andrew Anderson from University of Rochester in the U.S. “We found that we can predict brain activity patterns — not perfectly [on average 70 per... Read more
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dna
Scientists can predict brain activity patterns to help stroke patientscomponents, then take the components and predict what they would look like in a
Scientists can predict brain activity patterns to help stroke patients
dna / Posted 5 days ago
components, then take the components and predict what they would look like in a new sentence," said Andrew Anderson from University of Rochester in the US. "We found that we can predict brain activity patterns - not perfectly (on average 70 per... Read more
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Daily Record
Madison gymnasts do their coach proud at nationalsmakes Dean’s List Michele Ann Currenti, a junior majoring in brain and cogniti
Madison gymnasts do their coach proud at nationals
Daily Record / Posted 5 days ago
makes Dean’s List Michele Ann Currenti, a junior majoring in brain and cognitive sciences and applied music at the University of Rochester, has been named to the Dean’s List for academic achievement for the spring 2016 semester. She is... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
D.A. Hederson, credited with eradicating Smallpox and former dean of Bloomberg School of Public Health, diesUnion Carbide. His mother, Grace Eleanor Henderson, was a nurse. Mr. Henderson
D.A. Hederson, credited with eradicating Smallpox and former dean of Bloomberg School of Public Health, dies
Baltimore Sun / Posted 6 days ago
Union Carbide. His mother, Grace Eleanor Henderson, was a nurse. Mr. Henderson graduated from Oberlin College, from the University of Rochester School of Medicine, and the Johns Hopkins School of Hygiene and Public Health in 1960. He also served... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Respite for the soulher, said Pratt, 18. A longtime camper, she's a counselor for the younger kids
Respite for the soul
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
her, said Pratt, 18. A longtime camper, she's a counselor for the younger kids this summer before she starts college at the University of Rochester. The youth campers and the senior citizens mostly stay apart from one another on the large, grassy... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
Escape to Bull Hillcontact as Sangmeister had with his family throughout his time as a Kriegsgefan
Escape to Bull Hill
Warren Times Observer / Posted 6 days ago
contact as Sangmeister had with his family throughout his time as a Kriegsgefangener. Leidig spent his junior year at the University of Rochester, from 1948 to 1949, in Zurich, Switzerland. "Before returning to the United States," he writes, "I... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Some colleges starting to offer free year to get students to finish degreestudents are taking to graduate as well as the severe student debt load they ac
Some colleges starting to offer free year to get students to finish degree
KWWL Iowa / Posted 7 days ago
students are taking to graduate as well as the severe student debt load they accumulate along the way. For example, the University of Rochester offers a fifth year free for students to pursue other academic interests outside their major. Lehigh... Read more
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NBC News
How to Get Students to Finish College? Offer Them a Free Yearstudents are taking to graduate as well as the severe student debt load they ac
How to Get Students to Finish College? Offer Them a Free Year
NBC News / Posted 7 days ago
students are taking to graduate as well as the severe student debt load they accumulate along the way. For example, the University of Rochester offers a fifth year free for students to pursue other academic interests outside their major. Lehigh... Read more
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Henrietta Post
Alzheimer’s Association to host early stage conferencethrough communication. In addition there will be a question and answer panel wi
Alzheimer’s Association to host early stage conference
Henrietta Post / Posted 7 days ago
through communication. In addition there will be a question and answer panel with Alzheimer’s Disease experts from the University of Rochester including Thomas Caprio, physician; Michael Hasselberg, registered nurse; Sybil Prince, licensed... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Windy City Physics Slam and the art of explaining a scientific theoryas her eyes grew large, settled on annoyance. She did not like what she saw. Wh
Windy City Physics Slam and the art of explaining a scientific theory
Chicago Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
as her eyes grew large, settled on annoyance. She did not like what she saw. What she saw was a Ph.D. candidate from the University of Rochester, a curly-haired guy named Chris Marshall who had spent the summer experimenting on neutrinos at... Read more
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Fairport - East Rochester Post
Alzheimer’s Association to host early stage conferencethrough communication. In addition there will be a question and answer panel wi
Alzheimer’s Association to host early stage conference
Fairport - East Rochester Post / Posted 8 days ago
through communication. In addition there will be a question and answer panel with Alzheimer’s Disease experts from the University of Rochester including Thomas Caprio, physician; Michael Hasselberg, registered nurse; Sybil Prince, licensed... Read more
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The Daily Record
Meredith A. Atkinson, M.D., Lauren Asghari and Gretchen Berlin | National Kidney Foundation MarylandSociety of Pediatric Nephrology. After earning an undergraduate degree from Mou
Meredith A. Atkinson, M.D., Lauren Asghari and Gretchen Berlin | National Kidney Foundation Maryland
The Daily Record / Posted 8 days ago
Society of Pediatric Nephrology. After earning an undergraduate degree from Mount Holyoke College and an M.D. from the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, she completed a pediatrics residency and pediatric nephrology... Read more
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Newsmax
Pediatrics: Unsafe Baby Sleep Positions Still Problem for Manyrevealed. "Is it that people are frustrated?" Elizabeth Murray, a pediatrician
Pediatrics: Unsafe Baby Sleep Positions Still Problem for Many
Newsmax / Posted 10 days ago
revealed. "Is it that people are frustrated?" Elizabeth Murray, a pediatrician at Golisano Children’s Hospital at the University of Rochester, wondered to USA Today. "What’s going on in the middle of the night that’s making people change what... Read more
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asianage
People need to exercise at least 30 minutes a day to fight heart disease studyin health, said Dr. John Bisognano, president of the American Society of Hypert
People need to exercise at least 30 minutes a day to fight heart disease study
asianage / Posted 10 days ago
in health, said Dr. John Bisognano, president of the American Society of Hypertension and a preventive cardiologist at the University of Rochester Medical Center in New York. "Just encouraging people to do a little bit can make a big difference,"... Read more
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Newsmax
Exercise 30 Minutes to Counteract Inactivity: Heart Expertsin health, said Dr. John Bisognano, president of the American Society of Hypert
Exercise 30 Minutes to Counteract Inactivity: Heart Experts
Newsmax / Posted 10 days ago
in health, said Dr. John Bisognano, president of the American Society of Hypertension and a preventive cardiologist at the University of Rochester Medical Center in New York. "Just encouraging people to do a little bit can make a big difference,"... Read more
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FOX News
Heart groups suggests people get up every now and thenin health, said Dr. John Bisognano, president of the American Society of Hypert
Heart groups suggests people get up every now and then
FOX News / Posted 10 days ago
in health, said Dr. John Bisognano, president of the American Society of Hypertension and a preventive cardiologist at the University of Rochester Medical Center in New York. "Just encouraging people to do a little bit can make a big difference,"... Read more
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Business Wire
PROS Webinar – Media Alert: Optimizing Monetization Throughout the Product Lifecyclebetween pricing and sales enablement tools to help companies accelerate growth.
PROS Webinar – Media Alert: Optimizing Monetization Throughout the Product Lifecycle
Business Wire / Posted 10 days ago
between pricing and sales enablement tools to help companies accelerate growth. Echter earned an M.B.A. in finance from the University of Rochester Simon Business School and a B.S. in mechanical engineering from the State University of New York at... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Being active counters harmful effects of sedentary lifestylein health, said Dr. John Bisognano, president of the American Society of Hypert
Being active counters harmful effects of sedentary lifestyle
Eye Witness News / Posted 10 days ago
in health, said Dr. John Bisognano, president of the American Society of Hypertension and a preventive cardiologist at the University of Rochester Medical Centre in New York. “Just encouraging people to do a little bit can make a big difference,”... Read more
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Times of Malta
Heart groups suggests people get up every now and thenin health, said Dr. John Bisognano, president of the American Society of Hypert
Heart groups suggests people get up every now and then
Times of Malta / Posted 10 days ago
in health, said Dr. John Bisognano, president of the American Society of Hypertension and a preventive cardiologist at the University of Rochester Medical Center in New York. "Just encouraging people to do a little bit can make a big difference,"... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
People need to exercise at least 30 minutes a day to fight heart diseasein health, said Dr. John Bisognano, president of the American Society of Hypert
People need to exercise at least 30 minutes a day to fight heart disease
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 10 days ago
in health, said Dr. John Bisognano, president of the American Society of Hypertension and a preventive cardiologist at the University of Rochester Medical Center in New York. "Just encouraging people to do a little bit can make a big difference,"... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Study: Parents still put babies in risky sleep environmentsenvironment, such as sharing a bed with an adult. Elizabeth Murray, a pediatri
Study: Parents still put babies in risky sleep environments
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 11 days ago
environment, such as sharing a bed with an adult. Elizabeth Murray, a pediatrician at Golisano Children’s Hospital at the University of Rochester, said fatigue and exhaustion may play a role in parental decision making if infants start the night... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Cancer conversations: How to manage the tough talk for doctors, patientsdisparity showed up vividly in a recent study by medical school researchers at
Cancer conversations: How to manage the tough talk for doctors, patients
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 11 days ago
disparity showed up vividly in a recent study by medical school researchers at the University of California, Davis, and the University of Rochester. In a three-year study that concluded last October, they looked at 236 patients with advanced cancer... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Parents still put babies in risky sleep environmentsenvironment, such as sharing a bed with an adult. Elizabeth Murray, a pediatri
Parents still put babies in risky sleep environments
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 11 days ago
environment, such as sharing a bed with an adult. Elizabeth Murray, a pediatrician at Golisano Children’s Hospital at the University of Rochester, said fatigue and exhaustion may play a role in parental decision making if infants start the night... Read more
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11 News Houston
Parents still put babies in risky sleep environmentsenvironment, such as sharing a bed with an adult. Elizabeth Murray, a pediatri
Parents still put babies in risky sleep environments
11 News Houston / Posted 11 days ago
environment, such as sharing a bed with an adult. Elizabeth Murray, a pediatrician at Golisano Children’s Hospital at the University of Rochester, said fatigue and exhaustion may play a role in parental decision making if infants start the night... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Parents still put babies in risky sleep environmentsenvironment, such as sharing a bed with an adult. Elizabeth Murray, a pediatri
Parents still put babies in risky sleep environments
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 11 days ago
environment, such as sharing a bed with an adult. Elizabeth Murray, a pediatrician at Golisano Children’s Hospital at the University of Rochester, said fatigue and exhaustion may play a role in parental decision making if infants start the night... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Parents still put babies in risky sleep environmentsenvironment, such as sharing a bed with an adult. Elizabeth Murray, a pediatri
Parents still put babies in risky sleep environments
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 11 days ago
environment, such as sharing a bed with an adult. Elizabeth Murray, a pediatrician at Golisano Children’s Hospital at the University of Rochester, said fatigue and exhaustion may play a role in parental decision making if infants start the night... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Parents still put babies in risky sleep environmentsenvironment, such as sharing a bed with an adult. Elizabeth Murray, a pediatri
Parents still put babies in risky sleep environments
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 11 days ago
environment, such as sharing a bed with an adult. Elizabeth Murray, a pediatrician at Golisano Children’s Hospital at the University of Rochester, said fatigue and exhaustion may play a role in parental decision making if infants start the night... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Parents still put babies in risky sleep environmentsenvironment, such as sharing a bed with an adult. Elizabeth Murray, a pediatri
Parents still put babies in risky sleep environments
KTVB Boise / Posted 11 days ago
environment, such as sharing a bed with an adult. Elizabeth Murray, a pediatrician at Golisano Children’s Hospital at the University of Rochester, said fatigue and exhaustion may play a role in parental decision making if infants start the night... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Parents still put babies in risky sleep environmentsenvironment, such as sharing a bed with an adult. Elizabeth Murray, a pediatri
Parents still put babies in risky sleep environments
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 11 days ago
environment, such as sharing a bed with an adult. Elizabeth Murray, a pediatrician at Golisano Children’s Hospital at the University of Rochester, said fatigue and exhaustion may play a role in parental decision making if infants start the night... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Parents still put babies in risky sleep environmentsenvironment, such as sharing a bed with an adult. Elizabeth Murray, a pediatri
Parents still put babies in risky sleep environments
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 11 days ago
environment, such as sharing a bed with an adult. Elizabeth Murray, a pediatrician at Golisano Children’s Hospital at the University of Rochester, said fatigue and exhaustion may play a role in parental decision making if infants start the night... Read more
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USA Today
Parents still put babies in risky sleep environmentsenvironment, such as sharing a bed with an adult. Elizabeth Murray, a pediatri
Parents still put babies in risky sleep environments
USA Today / Posted 11 days ago
environment, such as sharing a bed with an adult. Elizabeth Murray, a pediatrician at Golisano Children’s Hospital at the University of Rochester, said fatigue and exhaustion may play a role in parental decision making if infants start the night... Read more
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