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ScienceBlogs
Do Mexican cavefish hold the secret to treating diabetes?the cave dwelling fish may go for months without eating as they wait for season
ScienceBlogs / Posted an hour ago
the cave dwelling fish may go for months without eating as they wait for seasonal floods to deliver foods. Dr. Cliff Tabin (Harvard Medical School) recently presented his research on these fish at the Pan-American Society for Evolutionary... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Smartphone apps may help in tackling depression, says studyeffort to tackle this rising challenge, researchers from Australia's National I
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 4 hours ago
effort to tackle this rising challenge, researchers from Australia's National Institute of Complementary Medicine (NICM), Harvard Medical School, The University of Manchester, and the Black Dog Institute in Australia examined the efficacy of... Read more
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asianage
Depressed? Smartphone apps may helpeffort to tackle this rising challenge, researchers from Australia's National I
asianage / Posted 4 hours ago
effort to tackle this rising challenge, researchers from Australia's National Institute of Complementary Medicine (NICM), Harvard Medical School, The University of Manchester, and the Black Dog Institute in Australia examined the efficacy of... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Smartphone apps reduce depressionan effort to tackle this rising challenge, researchers from Australia’s Nationa
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 7 hours ago
an effort to tackle this rising challenge, researchers from Australia’s National Institute of Complementary Medicine (NICM),Harvard Medical School, The University of Manchester, and the Black Dog Institute in Australia examined the efficacy of... Read more
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New Kerala
Can smartphone apps help in reducing depression? - newkerala news #274011effort to tackle this rising challenge, researchers from Australia's National I
New Kerala / Posted 15 hours ago
effort to tackle this rising challenge, researchers from Australia's National Institute of Complementary Medicine (NICM), Harvard Medical School, The University of Manchester, and the Black Dog Institute in Australia examined the efficacy of... Read more
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The Washington Times
Recovery high school idea grows with substance use disorderdisorders and avoid relapses later in life. Dr. John Kelly, the founder and di
The Washington Times / Posted yesterday
disorders and avoid relapses later in life. Dr. John Kelly, the founder and director of the Recovery Research Institute at Harvard Medical School and Massachusetts General Hospital, is a supporter of recovery high schools. He said each major city... Read more
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Business Wire
Putting Patients at the Heart of the Processthe Hell is Precision Medicine Anyway!?’, one of the principle workshops, is be
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
the Hell is Precision Medicine Anyway!?’, one of the principle workshops, is being coordinated by representatives from Harvard Medical School, Mayo Clinic, drug developers Pfizer and Regeneron, and the Patient Advocacy Foundation. The workshop... Read more
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Daily Mail
Early diversification of modern humans in Africa occurred in the westAfrica. A people known as the Bantu spread from the region around Cameroon and
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
Africa. A people known as the Bantu spread from the region around Cameroon and Nigeria 2,000 years ago. Researchers from Harvard Medical School sequenced the ancient genomes of 16 individuals from different parts of Africa to piece together the... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Exercise Can Make Cells Healthier, Promoting Longer Life, UVA Findsstudy is the product of a collaboration among several laboratories at UVA, Brig
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted yesterday
study is the product of a collaboration among several laboratories at UVA, Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Harvard Medical School in Cambridge, Mass., and St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital in Memphis. The article is the work... Read more
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Newsmax
CIS Data: Trump Red Tape Tangles Visas for Skilled Foreign Workersthat includes Massachusetts General Hospital and Brigham and Women's Hospital,
Newsmax / Posted yesterday
that includes Massachusetts General Hospital and Brigham and Women's Hospital, two prestigious teaching hospitals for Harvard Medical School. It has received more than 50 RFEs from USCIS so far this year, compared to fewer than 15 all of last... Read more
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Boston Globe
College mergers become increasingly commonwith nearly 1 million square feet. A block from Wheelock’s campus is Longwood
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
with nearly 1 million square feet. A block from Wheelock’s campus is Longwood Medical Area, home to several hospitals and Harvard Medical School. Wheelock owns more than 5½ acres, including dormitories and academic buildings, assessed at nearly... Read more
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express
Cutting THIS food from your diet plan could be making you fatterquit meat - but his can cause you to put on weight. A study in long-term weigh
express / Posted yesterday
quit meat - but his can cause you to put on weight. A study in long-term weight gain by Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Harvard Medical School found that “most of the foods that were positively associated with weight gain were starches or... Read more
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Business Standard India
Trump administration red tape tangles up visas for skilled foreignersthat includes Massachusetts General Hospital and Brigham and Women's Hospital,
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
that includes Massachusetts General Hospital and Brigham and Women's Hospital, two prestigious teaching hospitals for Harvard Medical School. It has received more than 50 RFEs from USCIS so far this year, compared to fewer than 15 all of last... Read more
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FOX News
Single-payer health care: What is it?basically cover all the doctors and hospitals,” Dr. Adam Gaffney told Fox News.
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
basically cover all the doctors and hospitals,” Dr. Adam Gaffney told Fox News. Gaffney is an instructor of medicine at Harvard Medical School and practices pulmonary and critical care medicine at Cambridge Health Alliance. What does Sanders’... Read more
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FOX News
Single-payer health care: What is it?basically cover all the doctors and hospitals,” Dr. Adam Gaffney told Fox News.
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
basically cover all the doctors and hospitals,” Dr. Adam Gaffney told Fox News. Gaffney is an instructor of medicine at Harvard Medical School and practices pulmonary and critical care medicine at Cambridge Health Alliance. What does Sanders’... Read more
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Reuters
Trump administration red tape tangles up visas for skilled foreigners, data showsthat includes Massachusetts General Hospital and Brigham and Women’s Hospital,
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
that includes Massachusetts General Hospital and Brigham and Women’s Hospital, two prestigious teaching hospitals for Harvard Medical School. It has received more than 50 RFEs from USCIS so far this year, compared to fewer than 15 all of last... Read more
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Swissinfo
Trump administration red tape tangles up visas for skilled foreigners, data showsthat includes Massachusetts General Hospital and Brigham and Women's Hospital,
Swissinfo / Posted 3 days ago
that includes Massachusetts General Hospital and Brigham and Women's Hospital, two prestigious teaching hospitals for Harvard Medical School. It has received more than 50 RFEs from USCIS so far this year, compared to fewer than 15 all of last... Read more
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Reuters
Trump administration red tape tangles up visas for skilled foreigners, data showsthat includes Massachusetts General Hospital and Brigham and Women’s Hospital,
Reuters / Posted 3 days ago
that includes Massachusetts General Hospital and Brigham and Women’s Hospital, two prestigious teaching hospitals for Harvard Medical School. It has received more than 50 RFEs from USCIS so far this year, compared to fewer than 15 all of last... Read more
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The Hill
Graham-Cassidy bill violates the 'first, do no harm' oathtremendous harm. Richard G. Frank, Ph.D., is the Margaret T. Morris Professor
The Hill / Posted 3 days ago
tremendous harm. Richard G. Frank, Ph.D., is the Margaret T. Morris Professor of Health Economics in the Department of Health Care Policy at Harvard Medical School, and Sherry Glied, Ph.D. is Dean of the Wagner School of Public Servi... Read more
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EuroNews
Death of Scout Schultz Highlights LGBTQ Mental Health Needshealth services in adolescence, according to Dr. Jack Turban, psychiatrist and
EuroNews / Posted 3 days ago
health services in adolescence, according to Dr. Jack Turban, psychiatrist and pediatric gender identity researcher at Harvard Medical School. "According to the National Transgender Discrimination Survey, 19 percent of transgender individuals... Read more
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Boston Herald
Ben Affleck and Matt Damon's new passion project: How three young doctors saved millions of livesthird world. They began small, pooling resources (sometimes even “borrowing” m
Boston Herald / Posted 3 days ago
third world. They began small, pooling resources (sometimes even “borrowing” medical supplies from Farmer’s alma mater, Harvard Medical School) and setting up health centers in remote areas that had been largely forgotten by the outside... Read more
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Howard Hughes Medical Institute
HHMI Selects 15 Hanna Gray Fellows to Support Diversity in Sciencemy own lab and actually becoming a principal investigator,” said new fellow Yve
Howard Hughes Medical Institute / Posted 4 days ago
my own lab and actually becoming a principal investigator,” said new fellow Yvette Fisher, a postdoctoral researcher at Harvard Medical School. HHMI’s Hanna H. Gray Fellows Program seeks to encourage talented early career scientists who have... Read more
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citybizlist Dallas
Arch Ventures Joins $55M Series A for LifeMine Therapeuticsroles as life scientist, entrepreneur, investor, and chief executive. Verdine i
citybizlist Dallas / Posted 4 days ago
roles as life scientist, entrepreneur, investor, and chief executive. Verdine is Erving Professor at Harvard University and Harvard Medical School and has founded multiple NASDAQ-listed biotech companies including Variagenics, Enanta, Eleven Bio,... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Getting Back To "Bourgeois Basics"?Scholar in Philosophy, Physiology, and Psychology at Somerville College at Oxfo
Zero Hedge / Posted 4 days ago
Scholar in Philosophy, Physiology, and Psychology at Somerville College at Oxford University. She earned an M.D. from Harvard Medical School in 1981, training as a neurologist, and received a J.D. from Columbia in 1987, where she was an editor... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Harvard Doctor to Save Million Lives in Liberiaand in the most remote areas of the country access to them was almost nonexiste
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
and in the most remote areas of the country access to them was almost nonexistent. Since then Panjabi, a doctor at Harvard Medical School, has built a nonprofit, The Last Mile Health, that trains community health workers in Liberia to... Read more
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International Business Times
Third-hand smoke: The hidden danger lurking in your furniture a few decades, but came to prominence in 2009 after a study by Jonathan Winicko
International Business Times / Posted 4 days ago
a few decades, but came to prominence in 2009 after a study by Jonathan Winickoff, an assistant professor of paediatrics at Harvard Medical School, identified a link between parents' belief that third-hand smoke may cause harm and the likelihood... Read more
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asianage
Study suggests feeling peers have better social life could affect real happinessand a better social life than them. A new study from the University of British
asianage / Posted 4 days ago
and a better social life than them. A new study from the University of British Columbia, Harvard Business School and Harvard Medical School has found that new university students consistently think their peers have more friends and spend more... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
You're not alone in feeling aloneand a better social life than them. A new study from the University of British
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
and a better social life than them. A new study from the University of British Columbia, Harvard Business School and Harvard Medical School has found that new university students consistently think their peers have more friends and spend more... Read more
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New York Post
Most of us have only a few close friendseveryone else has more friends than we do. A new study from the University of B
New York Post / Posted 7 days ago
everyone else has more friends than we do. A new study from the University of British Columbia, Harvard Business School and Harvard Medical School released Thursday found that about half of university freshmen think their coeds have more friends and... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Hillary Clinton swears by a technique called ‘alternate nostril breathing’ — here’s what it is and how to do itThis interferes with deep breathing and gradually makes shallow 'chest breathin
Stamford Advocate / Posted 7 days ago
This interferes with deep breathing and gradually makes shallow 'chest breathing' seem normal," write the folks at the Harvard Medical School in a recent blog post. These quick inhalations and exhalations can actually make us feel more... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Hillary Clinton swears by a technique called ‘alternate nostril breathing’ — here’s what it is and how to do itThis interferes with deep breathing and gradually makes shallow 'chest breathin
Connecticut Post / Posted 7 days ago
This interferes with deep breathing and gradually makes shallow 'chest breathing' seem normal," write the folks at the Harvard Medical School in a recent blog post. These quick inhalations and exhalations can actually make us feel more... Read more
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EuroNews
Analysis: We Must Better Address Needs of LGBT People With Disabilitiesworse in the case of LGBT individuals with a physical disability. Dr. Susan Gr
EuroNews / Posted 7 days ago
worse in the case of LGBT individuals with a physical disability. Dr. Susan Gray, an assistant professor of pediatrics at Harvard Medical School, said it's important that parents of adolescents with physical disabilities make sure their child is... Read more
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The Mercury News
Hormone therapy may not be as risky as you think, new study showsnet effect of a medication on serious and life-threatening health outcomes,” le
The Mercury News / Posted 7 days ago
net effect of a medication on serious and life-threatening health outcomes,” lead author JoAnn E. Manson, a professor at Harvard Medical School and a past president of The North American Menopause Society told HuffPost. Even better news is that... Read more
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Newsmax
Cancer Death Rate Continues to FallDNA when you do have those genetic changes," he explained. Dr. Anthony D'Amico
Newsmax / Posted 7 days ago
DNA when you do have those genetic changes," he explained. Dr. Anthony D'Amico is a professor of radiation oncology at Harvard Medical School in Boston. He said, "The most likely explanation for the progress in cancer survival is a combination... Read more
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Yale Daily News
Yale’s Brain Trustand neuro-ophthalmology. After graduating from Yale University in 1891, Cushin
Yale Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
and neuro-ophthalmology. After graduating from Yale University in 1891, Cushing went off to Boston to study at Harvard Medical School. As part of a clinical shadowing program, young Cushing was responsible for administering the... Read more
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Boston Globe
When anxiety keeps kids from schoolany successes his clients achieve, he says, “the reward is astronomical.” Dr.
Boston Globe / Posted 8 days ago
any successes his clients achieve, he says, “the reward is astronomical.” Dr. Ross Greene, a former associate professor at Harvard Medical School and founder of Lives in the Balance, a non-profit organization addressing the care of behaviorally... Read more
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Pendle Today
Could Autism be prevented in pregnancy?were stimulated, they began producing IL-17 within a day. Prof Huh, formerly o
Pendle Today / Posted 8 days ago
were stimulated, they began producing IL-17 within a day. Prof Huh, formerly of Massachusetts Medical School and now at Harvard Medical School, said: "Normally it takes three to five days because IL-17 is produced by specialised immune cells and... Read more
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The Johns Hopkins News-Letter
Children and mothers share sleep patterns – The Johns Hopkins Newsare needed to determine how to help children that are not sleeping well. Accor
The Johns Hopkins News-Letter / Posted 8 days ago
are needed to determine how to help children that are not sleeping well. According to the Division of Sleep Medicine at Harvard Medical School, a lack of sleep can contribute to errors in judgement or sudden changes in mood, as well as a child’s... Read more
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express
Brain infection: Cough and chest pain could be symptoms of THIS deadly conditionfindings of the study, carried out in collaboration with the Universities of Sh
express / Posted 8 days ago
findings of the study, carried out in collaboration with the Universities of Sheffield, Dundee, and Manchester in the UK, as well as the University of Leuven in Belgium and Harvard Medical School in the US, were published today in Science Adv... Read more
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Adelaide Now
SA breakthrough on ‘SIDS’latest research, published in the Journal of Neuropathology & Experimental Neur
Adelaide Now / Posted 9 days ago
latest research, published in the Journal of Neuropathology & Experimental Neurology, at the Boston Children’s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, where she was based for 18 months. The research was funded by River’s Gift, an Australian charity... Read more
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The Chronicle
Why so deadly? New study looks at how bioterrorism agent replicatesBrennan added. Identifying ppGpp's role in the replication process was accompl
The Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
Brennan added. Identifying ppGpp's role in the replication process was accomplished with the help of collaborators at at Harvard Medical School and University of Wisconsin-Madison. Cuthbert explained that researchers at the Harvard Medical... Read more
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Slate
As Promised, the Trump Administration Is Quietly Undermining the ACA’s Plan to Innovate Health Carefor overtreatment and waste. In making these changes, the Trump administration
Slate / Posted 9 days ago
for overtreatment and waste. In making these changes, the Trump administration is actively reversing America’s progress in health care. Nisarg A. Patel is a D.M.D. candidate at Harvard Medical School and the Harvard School of Denta... Read more
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Business Wire
Cellular Dynamics International Presents Annual iForumSM Meetings Focused on New Applications and Uses for Differentiated Human iPS Cellstoday announced that it will host the iForumSM 2017 meetings at The Buck Instit
Business Wire / Posted 9 days ago
today announced that it will host the iForumSM 2017 meetings at The Buck Institute (Novato, CA) on September 14, 2017, Harvard Medical School (Boston, MA) on September 21, 2017, and at Imperial College (London, U.K.) on September 28, 2017. The... Read more
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FOX News
Single-payer health care: What is it?basically cover all the doctors and hospitals,” Dr. Adam Gaffney told Fox News.
FOX News / Posted 9 days ago
basically cover all the doctors and hospitals,” Dr. Adam Gaffney told Fox News. Gaffney is an instructor of medicine at Harvard Medical School and practices pulmonary and critical care medicine at Cambridge Health Alliance. SINGLE-PAYER HEALTH... Read more
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FOX News
Menopause hormone therapy not linked to premature deathmay find the mortality results reassuring," said lead study author Dr. JoAnn Ma
FOX News / Posted 9 days ago
may find the mortality results reassuring," said lead study author Dr. JoAnn Manson of Brigham and Women's Hospital and Harvard Medical School in Boston. Women go through menopause when they stop menstruating, typically between ages 45 and 55.... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Founding dean of Pasadena’s Kaiser Permanente School of Medicine is Harvard Med veteranand CEO, the board of directors announced Tuesday. Schuster has served as the
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 10 days ago
and CEO, the board of directors announced Tuesday. Schuster has served as the William Berenberg Professor of Pediatrics at Harvard Medical School and chief of general pediatrics and vice chair for health policy in the Department of Medicine at... Read more
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Missoulian
Seth Bodnar driven by service, believes in education's ability to transform livesMontana State University- Bozeman. "She chose to stay in Montana," he said. "S
Missoulian / Posted 10 days ago
Montana State University- Bozeman. "She chose to stay in Montana," he said. "She won a Rhodes Scholarship and went to Harvard Medical School. I would argue that that wasn't in spite of going to college in Montana, it was because of it." He... Read more
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Boston Globe
BU wins $20 million to develop personalized heart tissueand Florida International University. Six other institutions will also be affil
Boston Globe / Posted 10 days ago
and Florida International University. Six other institutions will also be affiliated with the new center, including Harvard Medical School, Columbia University, and the École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne in Switzerland. This won’t be... Read more
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Newsmax
HRT Not Linked to Premature Deathmay find the mortality results reassuring,” said lead study author Dr. JoAnn Ma
Newsmax / Posted 10 days ago
may find the mortality results reassuring,” said lead study author Dr. JoAnn Manson of Brigham and Women's Hospital and Harvard Medical School in Boston. Women go through menopause when they stop menstruating, typically between ages 45 and 55.... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Menopause hormone therapy not linked to premature deathmay find the mortality results reassuring,” said lead study author Dr. JoAnn Ma
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 10 days ago
may find the mortality results reassuring,” said lead study author Dr. JoAnn Manson of Brigham and Women's Hospital and Harvard Medical School in Boston. Women go through menopause when they stop menstruating, typically between ages 45 and 55.... Read more
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