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Inquirier.net
Medical cannabis is safe, says WHOlegal access of patients to medical cannabis as an alternative therapy—said tha
Inquirier.net / Posted 10 hours ago
legal access of patients to medical cannabis as an alternative therapy—said that UP Manila’s National Institutes of Health (NIH) was invited on May 12, 2017, to be part of the technical working group (TWG) in Congress for the hearing of the... Read more
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Beverly Hills Courier
Battling Cancer, US Senator John McCain HospitalizedHealth, also in Bethesda, his office said. He will continue to receive targete
Beverly Hills Courier / Posted 2 days ago
Health, also in Bethesda, his office said. He will continue to receive targeted radiation and chemotherapy treatments at NIH “while maintaining a regular work schedule in the United States Senate,” it added. McCain, who has been critical of... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
TTUHSC Researcher Receives National Institutes of Health GrantProvided by TTUHSC The National Institutes of Health (NIH) awarded P. Hemachan
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 3 days ago
Provided by TTUHSC The National Institutes of Health (NIH) awarded P. Hemachandra Reddy, Ph.D., the executive director and chief scientific officer of Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Garrison Institute on Aging, a $1.9 million,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Cancer-battling US Senator John McCain hospitalisedHealth, also in Bethesda, his office said. He will continue to receive targete
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
Health, also in Bethesda, his office said. He will continue to receive targeted radiation and chemotherapy treatments at NIH "while maintaining a regular work schedule in the United States Senate," it added. McCain, who has been critical of... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Why can't we edit human genes yet?of these mouse muscle nerves glow green. (Flickr: T. Macfarlan, National Insti
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 4 days ago
of these mouse muscle nerves glow green. (Flickr: T. Macfarlan, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, NIH) CRISPR is still much more common in the lab — where it was used to make the nucleus of these mouse muscle nerves glow... Read more
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Roll Call
Biden Presents 'Moonshot' Task Force Reportfunding directly for the moonshot initiative. Both, however, did increase funds
Roll Call / Posted 4 days ago
funding directly for the moonshot initiative. Both, however, did increase funds for the National Cancer Institute and the NIH more broadly. The report highlights Obama’s request for $1 billion in fiscal 2017 for the moonshot effort and alludes to... Read more
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Roll Call
One Year Later — Why 21st Century Cures Still Mattersand find the next generation of medical cures and clues. We heard these stakeh
Roll Call / Posted 4 days ago
and find the next generation of medical cures and clues. We heard these stakeholders loud and clear. Cures provides the NIH and FDA with billions of dollars in much-needed resources so that our nation’s best and brightest can work on finding... Read more
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Colorado Daily
A good fight: Cancer 'like a moss' and a young Lafayette girl's journey through it75 targeted drugs for use in 28 distinct cancers and conditions, including a ha
Colorado Daily / Posted 5 days ago
75 targeted drugs for use in 28 distinct cancers and conditions, including a handful used in children, according to the NIH. The "poster child" is imatinib, developed in 2001 by Swiss pharmaceutical giant Novartis and marketed as... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
More than 200 cases of gastro bug as temperatures riseCredit Rocky Mountain Laboratories,NIAID,NIH Color-enhanced scanning electron m
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 5 days ago
Credit Rocky Mountain Laboratories,NIAID,NIH Color-enhanced scanning electron micrograph showing Salmonella typhimurium red invading cultured human cells. www.niaid.nih.gov/SiteCollectionImages/topics/biodefenserelated/SALMON_1.JPG Photo Credit Rocky... Read more
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CBS News
What will keep the government from shutting down next week?which cover the Department of Homeland Security, Department of Veterans Affairs
CBS News / Posted 5 days ago
which cover the Department of Homeland Security, Department of Veterans Affairs and the National Institutes of Health (NIH), for example. In his 2018 budget blueprint, President Trump asked Congress for $603 billion in base defense spending.... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Salmonella poisoning warning: over 200 cases of the gastro bug as temperatures riseCredit Rocky Mountain Laboratories,NIAID,NIH Color-enhanced scanning electron m
Daily Liberal / Posted 6 days ago
Credit Rocky Mountain Laboratories,NIAID,NIH Color-enhanced scanning electron micrograph showing Salmonella typhimurium red invading cultured human cells. www.niaid.nih.gov/SiteCollectionImages/topics/biodefenserelated/SALMON_1.JPG Photo Credit Rocky... Read more
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The Border Mail
Salmonella poisoning warning: over 200 cases of the gastro bug as temperatures riseCredit Rocky Mountain Laboratories,NIAID,NIH Color-enhanced scanning electron m
The Border Mail / Posted 6 days ago
Credit Rocky Mountain Laboratories,NIAID,NIH Color-enhanced scanning electron micrograph showing Salmonella typhimurium red invading cultured human cells. www.niaid.nih.gov/SiteCollectionImages/topics/biodefenserelated/SALMON_1.JPG Photo Credit Rocky... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Salmonella poisoning warning: over 200 cases of the gastro bug as temperatures riseCredit Rocky Mountain Laboratories,NIAID,NIH Color-enhanced scanning electron m
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 6 days ago
Credit Rocky Mountain Laboratories,NIAID,NIH Color-enhanced scanning electron micrograph showing Salmonella typhimurium red invading cultured human cells. www.niaid.nih.gov/SiteCollectionImages/topics/biodefenserelated/SALMON_1.JPG Photo Credit Rocky... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Salmonella poisoning warning: over 200 cases of the gastro bug as temperatures riseCredit Rocky Mountain Laboratories,NIAID,NIH Color-enhanced scanning electron m
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 6 days ago
Credit Rocky Mountain Laboratories,NIAID,NIH Color-enhanced scanning electron micrograph showing Salmonella typhimurium red invading cultured human cells. www.niaid.nih.gov/SiteCollectionImages/topics/biodefenserelated/SALMON_1.JPG Photo Credit Rocky... Read more
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Western Advocate
Salmonella poisoning warning: over 200 cases of the gastro bug as temperatures riseCredit Rocky Mountain Laboratories,NIAID,NIH Color-enhanced scanning electron m
Western Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
Credit Rocky Mountain Laboratories,NIAID,NIH Color-enhanced scanning electron micrograph showing Salmonella typhimurium red invading cultured human cells. www.niaid.nih.gov/SiteCollectionImages/topics/biodefenserelated/SALMON_1.JPG Photo Credit Rocky... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Salmonella poisoning warning: over 200 cases of the gastro bug across NSW as temperatures rise to thrive in food. Salmonella is more likely to flourish in the warmer months.
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 6 days ago
to thrive in food. Salmonella is more likely to flourish in the warmer months. Photo: Rocky Mountain Laboratories,NIAID,NIH NSW recorded its worst figures for salmonella poisonings for at least five years in 2016, with a record 4,445 cases of... Read more
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The Age
Salmonella poisoning warning: over 200 cases of the gastro bug across NSW as temperatures rise to thrive in food. Salmonella is more likely to flourish in the warmer months.
The Age / Posted 6 days ago
to thrive in food. Salmonella is more likely to flourish in the warmer months. Photo: Rocky Mountain Laboratories,NIAID,NIH NSW recorded its worst figures for salmonella poisonings for at least five years in 2016, with a record 4,445 cases of... Read more
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New Now Next
Scientists Believe They've Finally Found The Genetic Link To Homosexualitygenetics and homosexuality was first theorized decades ago—in fact a 1995 repor
New Now Next / Posted 8 days ago
genetics and homosexuality was first theorized decades ago—in fact a 1995 report from the National Institute of Health (NIH) identified a region on chromosome 8. But none of the previous scholarship honed in on a specific gene. These new... Read more
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Fortune
Alzheimer's Cases Are Expected to Double By 2060 and We're Not Ready for ItA National Institutes of Health-funded (NIH) study presents a sobering projecti
Fortune / Posted 9 days ago
A National Institutes of Health-funded (NIH) study presents a sobering projection: The number of Americans with Alzheimer’s or cognitive impairment will more than double to 15 million by 2060, fueled by an aging population. And, by using a new kind... Read more
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MLive.com
University of Michigan spends 2nd most on research at $1.5 billion(65.5 percent) came from the Department of Health and Human Services, which inc
MLive.com / Posted 9 days ago
(65.5 percent) came from the Department of Health and Human Services, which includes the National Institutes of Health (NIH), which provided $502 million in 2017, representing a 10 percent increase over the previous year. In 2016, a total of... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
JORDAN MAGILL: Parents, don't forget the pharmacy in the bathroom2013, according to the CDC, almost 60,000 children arrived at the ER due to ove
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
2013, according to the CDC, almost 60,000 children arrived at the ER due to overdoses. More than 1,700, in 2014, based on NIH research, died due to prescription drugs. These rates are all rising. The issue isn't good kids vs. bad kids. It isn't... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Pennington Biomedical taps new executive directorresearch program focused on diabetes, obesity, nutrition, and exercise, and is
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 10 days ago
research program focused on diabetes, obesity, nutrition, and exercise, and is currently PI or Co-Investigator on nine NIH grants, and to date has generated more than $35 million in research funding, most of which has come from the U.S.... Read more
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The Chronicle
New Microbiome center opens, reflecting popularity of microbiome studiesan NSF Research Traineeship called 'Integrative Bioinformatics for Investigatin
The Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
an NSF Research Traineeship called 'Integrative Bioinformatics for Investigating and Engineering Microbiomes; a new NIH-supported project to understand how the microbiome and microbiome-derived metabolites contribute to pediatric obesity and... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Understanding the autonomic nervous systemleadership of director, Professor Peter Hunter, the ABI is playing a key role i
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 11 days ago
leadership of director, Professor Peter Hunter, the ABI is playing a key role in a US-based National Institutes of Health (NIH) $20 million-plus program called “Stimulating Peripheral Activity to Relieve Conditions” (SPARC).“This programme... Read more
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The Hill
Congress should massively ramp up funding for the NIHby a sense of relief, even victory, when Congress rejected the president’s plan
The Hill / Posted 11 days ago
by a sense of relief, even victory, when Congress rejected the president’s plan in favor of modest increases for the NIH. Now it is up to the Senate and House Appropriations Committees to allocate the funds. But there should be no cause for... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Aspartame Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Just Another Small Part of Rumsfeld's Plaguearticle on Chronic Fatigue in the Atlanta Journal Constitution above shows they
Op-Ed News / Posted 11 days ago
article on Chronic Fatigue in the Atlanta Journal Constitution above shows they are still wondering what it is. Even the NIH tried to study and evaluate it. The CFS support group discusses it and fibromyalgia, another horror of Aspartame... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
NIH: Zika vaccine is safe, effectiveZika vaccine developed by government scientists at the National Institute of Al
Stamford Advocate / Posted 11 days ago
Zika vaccine developed by government scientists at the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, part of the NIH, is safe and induces an immune response in healthy adults. NIAID is currently leading an international effort to evaluate... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
NIH: Zika vaccine is safe, effectiveZika vaccine developed by government scientists at the National Institute of Al
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 11 days ago
Zika vaccine developed by government scientists at the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, part of the NIH, is safe and induces an immune response in healthy adults. NIAID is currently leading an international effort to evaluate... Read more
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Connecticut Post
NIH: Zika vaccine is safe, effectiveZika vaccine developed by government scientists at the National Institute of Al
Connecticut Post / Posted 11 days ago
Zika vaccine developed by government scientists at the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, part of the NIH, is safe and induces an immune response in healthy adults. NIAID is currently leading an international effort to evaluate... Read more
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Greenwich Time
NIH: Zika vaccine is safe, effectiveZika vaccine developed by government scientists at the National Institute of Al
Greenwich Time / Posted 11 days ago
Zika vaccine developed by government scientists at the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, part of the NIH, is safe and induces an immune response in healthy adults. NIAID is currently leading an international effort to evaluate... Read more
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The News-Times
NIH: Zika vaccine is safe, effectiveZika vaccine developed by government scientists at the National Institute of Al
The News-Times / Posted 11 days ago
Zika vaccine developed by government scientists at the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, part of the NIH, is safe and induces an immune response in healthy adults. NIAID is currently leading an international effort to evaluate... Read more
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Darien News-Review
NIH: Zika vaccine is safe, effectiveZika vaccine developed by government scientists at the National Institute of Al
Darien News-Review / Posted 11 days ago
Zika vaccine developed by government scientists at the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, part of the NIH, is safe and induces an immune response in healthy adults. NIAID is currently leading an international effort to evaluate... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
5 things to know about goutevents, alcohol, drugs, or another illness. Some medications and health conditi
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 11 days ago
events, alcohol, drugs, or another illness. Some medications and health conditions can also increase risk, according to NIH. 3. It can present as acute flare-up or a chronic illness. Some people with gout just have an occasional flare-up of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Scientists Record Major HIV Breakthroughsstudy is testing a two-vaccine combination developed by Johnson & Johnson (J&J)
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
study is testing a two-vaccine combination developed by Johnson & Johnson (J&J) with the US National Institutes of Health (NIH) and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. The first vaccine, also backed by NIH, began a trial last November. At the... Read more
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Central Chronicle
GMC to host 66th annual conference APCON-2017Professor, Wayne State University School Of Medicine Hutzel Women’s Hospital, P
Central Chronicle / Posted 12 days ago
Professor, Wayne State University School Of Medicine Hutzel Women’s Hospital, Perinatology Research Branch (NICHD/NIH), Michigan, USA), Dr.Tejinder Singh (Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi),Dr. Anita Borges (Mumbai),Dr.Nalini Bansal... Read more
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Daily Mail
The best personalities come from California, according to sciencesaid Samuel Gosling. This lack of interest in socializing due to weather resul
Daily Mail / Posted 12 days ago
said Samuel Gosling. This lack of interest in socializing due to weather resulted in a drop on the scale. The NIH recommends getting as much sunlight as possible and exercising regularly to combat the harsh winters. But if that seems... Read more
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Newswise
Four-Fold Jump in Deaths in Opioid-Driven Hospitalizationsand disabled populations.” The work was supported by the Office of the Directo
Newswise / Posted 12 days ago
and disabled populations.” The work was supported by the Office of the Director of the National Institutes of Health (NIH Director’s Early Independence Award 1DP5OD024564-01). Release written by Jake Miler Harvard Medical School Harvard... Read more
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Business Wire
Key Findings of the Global Actinic Keratosis Drugs Markethigh in individuals with fair skin and in regions with high exposure to the sun
Business Wire / Posted 12 days ago
high in individuals with fair skin and in regions with high exposure to the sun such as those near the equator. As per the NIH (National Institutes of Health), the prevalence rate of actinic keratosis was estimated to be 40%-50% in the Caucasian... Read more
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Business Wire
CorInnova Awarded “2017 InnoSTARS” Prize for Its Non-Blood-Contacting, Soft Robotic Heart Assist Device as Alternative to LVADs for Treatment of Heart Failurea major investment from the UK-based Wellcome Trust (Translation Fund Award No.
Business Wire / Posted 12 days ago
a major investment from the UK-based Wellcome Trust (Translation Fund Award No. 104613); federal institutions including the NIH, National Heart Lung Blood Institute (NHLBI), and National Science Foundation (NSF); and the Texas Emerging Technology... Read more
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Waxahachie Daily Light
A closer look at three decades of Rep. Joe Barton in congress after retirement announcedof our most frail Americans.” • During 2015 Barton voted for the 21st Century
Waxahachie Daily Light / Posted 12 days ago
of our most frail Americans.” • During 2015 Barton voted for the 21st Century Cures Act. This bill would reauthorize the NIH and FDA, which would speed the discovery, development, and delivery of cures to patients. “This bill will become law,... Read more
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The Chronicle
Is Azar the antidote to the opioid criss?the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) a
The Chronicle / Posted 13 days ago
the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and the National Institutes for Health (NIH). Programs like these provide the foundation for understanding and treating the opioid crisis. Medicaid alone has played... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Back pain severity and causes range wildlypain. Chances are someone within earshot will be able to chime right in. Accor
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 13 days ago
pain. Chances are someone within earshot will be able to chime right in. According to the National Institutes of Health (NIH), back pain is a very common ailment among Americans. More than one-fourth of U.S. adults experience at least one day of... Read more
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Kansas City InfoZine
Allergens Are Widespread in Your Homesenior author and scientific director at the National Institute of Environmenta
Kansas City InfoZine / Posted 14 days ago
senior author and scientific director at the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS), which is part of NIH. Graphic of contributors to elevated allergen bedroom allergen levels. Courtesy of NIEHSUsing data from the 2005-2006... Read more
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Daily Mail
2017: The year America told HIV patients 'you are not a threat'take their HIV medication for six months and become 'undetectable' have no risk
Daily Mail / Posted 15 days ago
take their HIV medication for six months and become 'undetectable' have no risk of transmitting the virus This year the NIH also funded some landmark studies, including two new trials for an HIV vaccine We spoke to patients about the... Read more
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EuroNews
HIV is high among African-Americans. Meet the man working to fight it.and programs are at risk with proposed budget cuts such as CDC HIV prevention p
EuroNews / Posted 15 days ago
and programs are at risk with proposed budget cuts such as CDC HIV prevention programs and National Institutes of Health (NIH) AIDS research. The current GOP tax plan could potentially impact Medicaid, the Secretary's Minority AIDS Initiative... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Trump is talking about a potential US government shutdown, this is what that meansControl and Prevention and the National Institutes of Health would shut down, i
Stamford Advocate / Posted 16 days ago
Control and Prevention and the National Institutes of Health would shut down, including the CDC's disease surveillance. The NIH would also be unable to enroll patients in experimental studies. A few things would continue: Social Security checks and... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Trump is talking about a potential US government shutdown, this is what that meansControl and Prevention and the National Institutes of Health would shut down, i
Connecticut Post / Posted 16 days ago
Control and Prevention and the National Institutes of Health would shut down, including the CDC's disease surveillance. The NIH would also be unable to enroll patients in experimental studies. A few things would continue: Social Security checks and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
New Trial for HIV Vaccine Regimen BeginsDay. Through a public-private partnership between the Bill&Melinda Gates Found
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
Day. Through a public-private partnership between the Bill&Melinda Gates Foundation and the National Institutes of Health (NIH), the clinical trial will assess whether an experimental HIV vaccine is safe and able to prevent infection. The new... Read more
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The Berkeley Daily Planet
"It's Not a Guns Issue. It's a Mental Health Issue." But What If It's Both?. Categoryof pathological anger traits and possessing or carrying a gun . . . with and wi
The Berkeley Daily Planet / Posted 16 days ago
of pathological anger traits and possessing or carrying a gun . . . with and without certain mental disorders." The NIH's National Comorbidity Study reported that "gun violence and mental illness are complex but different public health... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Your house is sick; here’s a present to put on your Christmas listHealth Sciences in a statement announcing the findings. The medical experts at
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 16 days ago
Health Sciences in a statement announcing the findings. The medical experts at WebMD.com recommend an air filter as a last option after trying other methods of ridding your home of allergens. The NIH gives the following... Read more
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