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Business Insider
This one-paragraph letter may have launched the opioid epidemicpush” from medical groups that doctors were under-treating pain, according to D
This one-paragraph letter may have launched the opioid epidemic
Business Insider / Posted 20 minutes ago
push” from medical groups that doctors were under-treating pain, according to Dr. Ted Cicero, a professor of psychiatry at Washington University in St. Louis and an opiate-use researcher. ADDICTION RARE IN PATIENTS TREATED WITH NARCOTICS To the... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
First large-scale proteogenomic study helps pinpoint genes that drive breast cancerus a whole new understanding of the landscape," said Dr. Li Ding, assistant dir
First large-scale proteogenomic study helps pinpoint genes that drive breast cancer
News-Medical-Net / Posted 31 minutes ago
us a whole new understanding of the landscape," said Dr. Li Ding, assistant director of the McDonnell Genome Institute at Washington University in St. Louis. "The proteogenomic approach shows potential for funneling down to a much smaller set of... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Verona, Cedar Grove students receive academic newsof a Lake Road Research Fellowship. She is a member of the class of 2018 and is
Verona, Cedar Grove students receive academic news
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted yesterday
of a Lake Road Research Fellowship. She is a member of the class of 2018 and is a chemistry and neuroscience major. Washington University in St. Louis - Madeline Pensiero, of Verona, was named to the dean's list in the College of Arts and... Read more
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The Christian Post
This New Religion Is Causing an Existential Crisis at American Colleges and Universities, NYU Prof SaysStudent activists during a nationwide "Hands up, walk out" protest at Washingto
This New Religion Is Causing an Existential Crisis at American Colleges and Universities, NYU Prof Says
The Christian Post / Posted yesterday
Student activists during a nationwide "Hands up, walk out" protest at Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri. NEW YORK — There's a new religion exploding on the campuses of American universities and colleges, says Thomas Cooley professor of... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
FDA unveils makeover of nutrition facts labelcalories and sugar for 'half' the bottle and expect us not to drink it all." C
FDA unveils makeover of nutrition facts label
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted yesterday
calories and sugar for 'half' the bottle and expect us not to drink it all." Connie Diekman is director of nutrition at Washington University in St. Louis. "As a registered dietitian I am happy to see the addition of 'added sugars' to the... Read more
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The Washington Times
RICHARD RAHN: Regulations will ruin the economyGeorge Washington University Regulatory Studies Department, and Melinda Warren,
RICHARD RAHN: Regulations will ruin the economy
The Washington Times / Posted 2 days ago
George Washington University Regulatory Studies Department, and Melinda Warren, director of the Weidenbaum Center Forum at Washington University in St. Louis. There are now over a “quarter million full-time regulators” grinding out some 80,000... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
USC Upstate names three finalists for chancellorworked in administrative roles at Georgia College and State University.�He has
USC Upstate names three finalists for chancellor
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
worked in administrative roles at Georgia College and State University.�He has also worked at DePaul University in Chicago, Washington University in St. Louis and Western Washington University. Tidwell spent time in the corporate world before... Read more
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Business Insider
We already know how to cut cancer deaths by halflung cancer — that was because of efforts to stop people from smoking," Siobhan
We already know how to cut cancer deaths by half
Business Insider / Posted 3 days ago
lung cancer — that was because of efforts to stop people from smoking," Siobhan Sutcliffe, a public health scientists from Washington University in St. Louis, who wasn't involved in the research, told Carolyn Y. Johnson from The Washington... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
St. Louis woman gets doctorate in audiology to help deaf sonValero-Aracama earned a doctorate in horticulture years ago. This week, she wa
St. Louis woman gets doctorate in audiology to help deaf son
KOMU Columbia / Posted 3 days ago
Valero-Aracama earned a doctorate in horticulture years ago. This week, she was among 3,000 students who graduated from Washington University in St. Louis, earning a doctorate in audiology. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that it has special... Read more
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dna
Researchers identify a new culprit for heart diseasesResearchers have identified a new culprit, in the form of fragmentation of elas
Researchers identify a new culprit for heart diseases
dna / Posted 4 days ago
Researchers have identified a new culprit, in the form of fragmentation of elastic fibres within the arterial wall, that could lead to heart diseases, a finding that may change the scope of cardiovascular disease detection and treatment for... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
New culprit for heart diseases identifiedWashington: Researchers have identified a new culprit, in the form of fragmenta
New culprit for heart diseases identified
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
Washington: Researchers have identified a new culprit, in the form of fragmentation of elastic fibers within the arterial wall, that could lead to heart diseases, a finding that may change the scope of cardiovascular disease detection and treatment... Read more
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examiner.com
Researches discover "pretty gene" in male birds & why females ga-ga over reddestwith reproductive success," said study co-author Joseph Corbo, an associate pro
Researches discover "pretty gene" in male birds & why females ga-ga over reddest
examiner.com / Posted 5 days ago
with reproductive success," said study co-author Joseph Corbo, an associate professor of pathology and immunology at Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri. "We thought that if we could figure out how they produced that red color, that... Read more
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Newsmax
FDA Unveils Nutrition Facts Label Makeovercalories and sugar for 'half' the bottle and expect us not to drink it all." C
FDA Unveils Nutrition Facts Label Makeover
Newsmax / Posted 6 days ago
calories and sugar for 'half' the bottle and expect us not to drink it all." Connie Diekman is director of nutrition at Washington University in St. Louis. "As a registered dietitian I am happy to see the addition of 'added sugars' to the... Read more
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PhysOrg
Liquid order: Fluid self-organizes into structure that controls cell growth and healthTiffany Richardson, both in Brangwynne's Soft Living Matter Group. Other author
Liquid order: Fluid self-organizes into structure that controls cell growth and health
PhysOrg / Posted 6 days ago
Tiffany Richardson, both in Brangwynne's Soft Living Matter Group. Other authors include: Tyler Harmon and Rohit Pappu of Washington University in St. Louis; Diana Mitrea and Richard Kriwacki of St. Jude's Research Hospital, Memphis. Funding for... Read more
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Slate
Why You Shouldn’t Think of Drones Just as Planesthe laws relating to existing technologies do not easily translate to machines
Why You Shouldn’t Think of Drones Just as Planes
Slate / Posted 6 days ago
the laws relating to existing technologies do not easily translate to machines that operate with any degree of autonomy. Washington University in St. Louis law professor Neil Richards and Oregon State University roboticist William Smart have... Read more
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Business Standard India
New culprit for heart diseases identifiedthat could result in a "paradigm shift" in the way heart diseases are currently
New culprit for heart diseases identified
Business Standard India / Posted 6 days ago
that could result in a "paradigm shift" in the way heart diseases are currently detected and treated, researchers at Washington University in St. Louis have discovered a new culprit that contributes to the killer maladies. Medical... Read more
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iol.co.za
We already know how to stop cancerWashington - Imagine a powerful new treatment that could cut all cancer deaths
We already know how to stop cancer
iol.co.za / Posted 6 days ago
Washington - Imagine a powerful new treatment that could cut all cancer deaths by more than half. In the age of expensive cancer drugs that often extend life by the thinnest margins - a few precious months before the cancer rages back - the idea of... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Researchers identify new culprit that may contribute to heart diseaseWhile high blood pressure and artery stiffness are often associated with plaque
Researchers identify new culprit that may contribute to heart disease
News-Medical-Net / Posted 6 days ago
While high blood pressure and artery stiffness are often associated with plaque buildup, new research from engineers at Washington University in St. Louis shows they are not the direct causes. The team suggests a new culprit: fragmentation of... Read more
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Daily Mail
Now Trump says his Supreme Court list might GROWhis time as the U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Missouri. Judge Gruen
Now Trump says his Supreme Court list might GROW
Daily Mail / Posted 7 days ago
his time as the U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Missouri. Judge Gruender received a law degree and an M.B.A. from Washington University in St. Louis. Thomas Hardiman of Pennsylvania has been a judge of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the... Read more
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Leominster Champion
Workers Credit Union elects new board members | May 20, 2016soul, and in The Learning Experience centers. He earned a Master of Science deg
Workers Credit Union elects new board members | May 20, 2016
Leominster Champion / Posted 7 days ago
soul, and in The Learning Experience centers. He earned a Master of Science degree in Material Science and Engineering from Washington University in St. Louis. Markley heads his own law firm in Littleton, where he has a general practice. He serves... Read more
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Leominster Champion
May 20, 2016soul, and in The Learning Experience centers. He earned a Master of Science deg
May 20, 2016
Leominster Champion / Posted 7 days ago
soul, and in The Learning Experience centers. He earned a Master of Science degree in Material Science and Engineering from Washington University in St. Louis. Markley heads his own law firm in Littleton, where he has a general practice. He serves... Read more
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FOX News
Laser brain cancer treatment may bring extra advantagebroken down for about four weeks after you do this laser therapy," said Dr. Eri
Laser brain cancer treatment may bring extra advantage
FOX News / Posted 7 days ago
broken down for about four weeks after you do this laser therapy," said Dr. Eric Leuthardt, a professor of neurosurgery at Washington University in St. Louis. "So not only are you killing the tumor, you are actually opening up a window of... Read more
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New Kerala
New culprit for heart diseases identified - newkerala.com #65925that could result in a "paradigm shift" in the way heart diseases are currently
New culprit for heart diseases identified - newkerala.com #65925
New Kerala / Posted 7 days ago
that could result in a "paradigm shift" in the way heart diseases are currently detected and treated, researchers at Washington University in St. Louis have discovered a new culprit that contributes to the killer maladies. Medical... Read more
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Newsmax
Io's Mountains Jut Up Because Jupiter Moon Has Cool Volcanoesnoted Christian Science Monitor. Io's mountains are squeezed upward as pressur
Io's Mountains Jut Up Because Jupiter Moon Has Cool Volcanoes
Newsmax / Posted 7 days ago
noted Christian Science Monitor. Io's mountains are squeezed upward as pressure builds on the moon's crust, Researchers at Washington University in St. Louis discovered after taking a different approach to studying the mountains by looking at the... Read more
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Boston Globe
AbbVie bases Alzheimer’s effort in Cambridgeand Parkinson’s disease, but will also collaborate with academic researchers at
AbbVie bases Alzheimer’s effort in Cambridge
Boston Globe / Posted 7 days ago
and Parkinson’s disease, but will also collaborate with academic researchers at Harvard University, Boston University, Washington University in St. Louis, and elsewhere. He said the company was “agnostic” on whether its experimental compounds... Read more
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The Hindu
A box that ‘reconditions’ donor lungsthe organ in a unique, well-controlled environment,” said Varun Puri, an associ
A box that ‘reconditions’ donor lungs
The Hindu / Posted 7 days ago
the organ in a unique, well-controlled environment,” said Varun Puri, an associate professor of cardiothoracic surgery at Washington University in St. Louis. Michele Coleman, 63, credits ‘the box’ with saving her life. A former smoker, she was... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Donald Trump Releases All-White List of 11 Potential Supreme Court Justice Nomineeshis time as the U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Missouri. Judge Gruen
Donald Trump Releases All-White List of 11 Potential Supreme Court Justice Nominees
Houston Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
his time as the U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Missouri. Judge Gruender received a law degree and an M.B.A. from Washington University in St. Louis. Thomas Hardiman Thomas Hardiman of Pennsylvania has been a judge of the U.S. Court of... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Donald Trump Releases All-White List of 11 Potential Supreme Court Justice Nomineeshis time as the U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Missouri. Judge Gruen
Donald Trump Releases All-White List of 11 Potential Supreme Court Justice Nominees
Darien News-Review / Posted 7 days ago
his time as the U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Missouri. Judge Gruender received a law degree and an M.B.A. from Washington University in St. Louis. Thomas Hardiman Thomas Hardiman of Pennsylvania has been a judge of the U.S. Court of... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Pittsburgh federal judge on Trump list of potential U.S. Supreme Court nomineeshis time as the U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Missouri. Judge Gruen
Pittsburgh federal judge on Trump list of potential U.S. Supreme Court nominees
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 7 days ago
his time as the U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Missouri. Judge Gruender received a law degree and an M.B.A. from Washington University in St. Louis. Raymond Kethledge Raymond Kethledge of Michigan has been a judge of the U.S. Court of... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Donald Trump Releases All-White List of 11 Potential Supreme Court Justice Nomineeshis time as the U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Missouri. Judge Gruen
Donald Trump Releases All-White List of 11 Potential Supreme Court Justice Nominees
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 7 days ago
his time as the U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Missouri. Judge Gruender received a law degree and an M.B.A. from Washington University in St. Louis. Thomas Hardiman Thomas Hardiman of Pennsylvania has been a judge of the U.S. Court of... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Donald Trump Releases List of 11 Potential Supreme Court Justice Nomineeshis time as the U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Missouri. Judge Gruen
Donald Trump Releases List of 11 Potential Supreme Court Justice Nominees
Stamford Advocate / Posted 7 days ago
his time as the U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Missouri. Judge Gruender received a law degree and an M.B.A. from Washington University in St. Louis. Thomas Hardiman Thomas Hardiman of Pennsylvania has been a judge of the U.S. Court of... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Donald Trump Releases List of 11 Potential Supreme Court Justice Nomineeshis time as the U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Missouri. Judge Gruen
Donald Trump Releases List of 11 Potential Supreme Court Justice Nominees
Connecticut Post / Posted 7 days ago
his time as the U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Missouri. Judge Gruender received a law degree and an M.B.A. from Washington University in St. Louis. Thomas Hardiman Thomas Hardiman of Pennsylvania has been a judge of the U.S. Court of... Read more
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FOX News
US trial tests machine that 'reconditions' lungs outside bodyorgan in a unique, well-controlled environment," said Dr. Varun Puri, an associ
US trial tests machine that 'reconditions' lungs outside body
FOX News / Posted 8 days ago
organ in a unique, well-controlled environment," said Dr. Varun Puri, an associate professor of cardiothoracic surgery at Washington University in St. Louis. The XPS, which is under test at Washington University, Duke University Medical Center,... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Girls And Older Adults Are Missing Out On Parks For Recreationwhere they can do physical activity, they're more likely to do it," says Ross B
Girls And Older Adults Are Missing Out On Parks For Recreation
KERA North Texas / Posted 8 days ago
where they can do physical activity, they're more likely to do it," says Ross Brownson, a professor of epidemiology at Washington University in St. Louis. Parks also may offer a mental health benefit by exposing people to nature. So how to... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Girls And Older Adults Are Missing Out On Parks For Recreationwhere they can do physical activity, they're more likely to do it," says Ross B
Girls And Older Adults Are Missing Out On Parks For Recreation
KPBS San Diego / Posted 8 days ago
where they can do physical activity, they're more likely to do it," says Ross Brownson, a professor of epidemiology at Washington University in St. Louis. Parks also may offer a mental health benefit by exposing people to nature. So how to... Read more
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The Financial Express
US trial test machine that ‘reconditions’ lungs outside bodyorgan in a unique, well-controlled environment,” said Dr. Varun Puri, an associ
US trial test machine that ‘reconditions’ lungs outside body
The Financial Express / Posted 8 days ago
organ in a unique, well-controlled environment,” said Dr. Varun Puri, an associate professor of cardiothoracic surgery at Washington University in St. Louis. The XPS, which is under test at Washington University, Duke University Medical Center,... Read more
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Calgary Sun
U.S. trial test machine that 'reconditions' lungs outside bodyorgan in a unique, well-controlled environment," said Dr. Varun Puri, an associ
U.S. trial test machine that 'reconditions' lungs outside body
Calgary Sun / Posted 8 days ago
organ in a unique, well-controlled environment," said Dr. Varun Puri, an associate professor of cardiothoracic surgery at Washington University in St. Louis. The XPS, which is under test at Washington University, Duke University Medical Center,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
US trial test machine that 'reconditions' lungs outside bodyorgan in a unique, well-controlled environment,” said Dr. Varun Puri, an associ
US trial test machine that 'reconditions' lungs outside body
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
organ in a unique, well-controlled environment,” said Dr. Varun Puri, an associate professor of cardiothoracic surgery at Washington University in St. Louis. The XPS, which is under test at Washington University, Duke University Medical Center,... Read more
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PhysOrg
Squeezing out mountains, mathematically, on Jupiter's moon Iocookie. For planetary geophysicists like William McKinnon, professor of earth
Squeezing out mountains, mathematically, on Jupiter's moon Io
PhysOrg / Posted 8 days ago
cookie. For planetary geophysicists like William McKinnon, professor of earth and planetary science in Arts & Sciences at Washington University in St. Louis, the mountains of Io are an intriguing puzzle. By what process consistent with everything... Read more
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The Hill
Regulatory spending has increased 20-fold since Eisenhowerspending has increased 20-fold in the last 58 years, according to a new study f
Regulatory spending has increased 20-fold since Eisenhower
The Hill / Posted 8 days ago
spending has increased 20-fold in the last 58 years, according to a new study from George Washington University (GW) and Washington University in St. Louis. The report, “Regulator’s Budget from Eisenhower to Obama,” found that Dwight D.... Read more
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iol.co.za
Meatballs made in a lab: Ick or slick?think that removing heme iron from meat would make for a colon-safer product,”
Meatballs made in a lab: Ick or slick?
iol.co.za / Posted 9 days ago
think that removing heme iron from meat would make for a colon-safer product,” says Graham Colditz, a cancer researcher at Washington University in St. Louis who has no association with the groups producing lab meat. Another thing that might be... Read more
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PhysOrg
Using nighttime air chemistry to track ozone impactSt. Louis summers can be hot, hazy, and tough for people with respiratory issue
Using nighttime air chemistry to track ozone impact
PhysOrg / Posted 9 days ago
St. Louis summers can be hot, hazy, and tough for people with respiratory issues. New research from Washington University in St. Louis takes a new look at nighttime air chemistry, and how it can affect ozone levels the next day. It is well known that... Read more
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The Atlantic
How the Federal Government Quietly Expanded Transgender Rightswe have had a prohibition on discrimination on the basis of sex in health care,
How the Federal Government Quietly Expanded Transgender Rights
The Atlantic / Posted 9 days ago
we have had a prohibition on discrimination on the basis of sex in health care,” said Elizabeth Sepper, a law professor at Washington University in St. Louis. “We never had that before. Sex discrimination was not prohibited in the health-care... Read more
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The Chronicle
Professors note grade inflation at universities, reasons for trendRojstaczer’s data, the average GPA in 2014 was 3.42 at the University of Pennsy
Professors note grade inflation at universities, reasons for trend
The Chronicle / Posted 10 days ago
Rojstaczer’s data, the average GPA in 2014 was 3.42 at the University of Pennsylvania, 3.46 at Dartmouth College, 3.52 at Washington University in St. Louis and 3.56 at Rice University. “The anomaly at Duke likely is due in large part to a real... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Scientists offer first direct proof that Zika virus in Brazil causes birth defectsand that says something important about the virus, said Dr. Michael S. Diamond,
Scientists offer first direct proof that Zika virus in Brazil causes birth defects
Chicago Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
and that says something important about the virus, said Dr. Michael S. Diamond, who studies infectious diseases as Washington University in St. Louis and was lead author of the report in Cell. "Zika alone is enough" to cause these effects,... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
New movement hits local classroomstimes they need to practice something before they really know it," said Henry "
New movement hits local classrooms
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 12 days ago
times they need to practice something before they really know it," said Henry "Roddy" Roediger, professor of psychology at Washington University in St. Louis. Science says the brain needs to review the information a lot - five to seven... Read more
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Madame Noire The Atlanta Post
How Choosing The Right Spouse Helps Your Careeryour overall well-being but also, your career, a new study suggests. According
How Choosing The Right Spouse Helps Your Career
Madame Noire The Atlanta Post / Posted 12 days ago
your overall well-being but also, your career, a new study suggests. According to Inc, the study led by researchers from Washington University in St. Louis found that those with sensible and reliable partners are more likely to receive better... Read more
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Elmhurst Argus Press Spectator
High school girls track and field: York athletes eye downstate berths at sectional meetme to follow what she’s doing and it helps to run with her, too, and try and st
High school girls track and field: York athletes eye downstate berths at sectional meet
Elmhurst Argus Press Spectator / Posted 12 days ago
me to follow what she’s doing and it helps to run with her, too, and try and stick with her.” Hagstrom, who is headed to Washington University in St. Louis, qualified for her first track state finals last year in the 1,600. She finished 38th at... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Tau pathology closely tracks brain function during early ADBy Lucy Piper Tau tangles may be a better indicator of cognitive changes durin
Tau pathology closely tracks brain function during early AD
News-Medical-Net / Posted 13 days ago
By Lucy Piper Tau tangles may be a better indicator of cognitive changes during Alzheimer's disease (AD) progression than beta-amyloid (Aβ) deposition, researchers propose. With the recently available positron emission tomography (PET) imaging of... Read more
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