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Times Leader
On heel of diabetes report, Highmark launches prevention programpreventable.” The AHRQ website notes YMCAs nationwide have launched diabetes p
Times Leader / Posted 3 hours ago
preventable.” The AHRQ website notes YMCAs nationwide have launched diabetes prevention programs in conjunction with the National Institutes of Health and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The programs primarily focus on lifestyle... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
After interviewing 140 people at the top of their fields, Tim Ferriss realized almost all of them share the same habitpositive effect on the amygdala, the part of the brain responsible for emotions
Stamford Advocate / Posted 22 hours ago
positive effect on the amygdala, the part of the brain responsible for emotions, fight or flight responses, and memory. The National Institutes of Health and the American Heart Association have both concluded that daily meditation can lower a... Read more
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Connecticut Post
After interviewing 140 people at the top of their fields, Tim Ferriss realized almost all of them share the same habitpositive effect on the amygdala, the part of the brain responsible for emotions
Connecticut Post / Posted 22 hours ago
positive effect on the amygdala, the part of the brain responsible for emotions, fight or flight responses, and memory. The National Institutes of Health and the American Heart Association have both concluded that daily meditation can lower a... Read more
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The Hindu
Human form of “mad cow” disease may spread through skinwho found that an abnormal protein linked to the fatal infection can be detecte
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
who found that an abnormal protein linked to the fatal infection can be detected from the skin of patients. Scientists from National Institutes of Health (NIH) and Case Western Reserve University in the United States have detected abnormal prion... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Experts: Vaping with nicotine increases chance of strokeresearch on tobacco's affect on the brain and body. Now they're teaming up to
KXXV Waco / Posted yesterday
research on tobacco's affect on the brain and body. Now they're teaming up to use $1.9 million in grant funding from the National Institutes of Health to learn if e-cigarettes are the safe alternative to tobacco products that many users claim... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Experts: Vaping with nicotine increases chance of strokeresearch on tobacco's affect on the brain and body. Now they're teaming up to
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted yesterday
research on tobacco's affect on the brain and body. Now they're teaming up to use $1.9 million in grant funding from the National Institutes of Health to learn if e-cigarettes are the safe alternative to tobacco products that many users claim... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Experts: Vaping with nicotine increases chance of strokeresearch on tobacco's affect on the brain and body. Now they're teaming up to
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted yesterday
research on tobacco's affect on the brain and body. Now they're teaming up to use $1.9 million in grant funding from the National Institutes of Health to learn if e-cigarettes are the safe alternative to tobacco products that many users claim... Read more
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Dover Post
DSU neuroscience center awarded $10.9M research grantThe National Institutes of Health has awarded Delaware State University’s Delaw
Dover Post / Posted yesterday
The National Institutes of Health has awarded Delaware State University’s Delaware Center for Neuroscience Research a $10.9 million grant over five years. This grant allows the DSU Center of Biomedical Research Excellence to build on successes... Read more
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Boston Globe
Partners HealthCare leads the way in lobbying at the State Housespend a significant amount of time working at the federal level, where funding
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
spend a significant amount of time working at the federal level, where funding related to the Affordable Care Act and the National Institutes of Health has come under attack. In Massachusetts, the team turns for help from three well-connected... Read more
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Bizjournals
FDA warns against ‘do it yourself’ gene therapy kitsthat the FDA could apply its current regulatory framework to oversee such studi
Bizjournals / Posted yesterday
that the FDA could apply its current regulatory framework to oversee such studies. She noted that the agency, along with a National Institutes of Health advisory committee on recombinant DNA, has regulated gene therapy treatments for... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Health Notes: Mayo’s Thomas Brott honored by the American Heart Association for his researchplasminogen activator (t-PA) as an effective treatment for acute ischemic strok
The Florida Times-Union / Posted yesterday
plasminogen activator (t-PA) as an effective treatment for acute ischemic stroke. He played a key role in designing the National Institutes of Health Stroke Scale, a quantitative rating still used in hospitals and clinics worldwide to measure... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
American Indians strive to restore nearly lost tribal food traditionsAmerican Indians have twice the rate of heart disease that the general populati
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
American Indians have twice the rate of heart disease that the general population has, according to a 2015 study from the National Institutes of Health, which attributed its increase over the past 50 years to changes in diet, decreased physical... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Texas A&M To Train Students As 'Physicianeers,' Doctors With An Engineering Mindsetenterprise,” Roderic Pettrigrew said. He’s the doctor/engineer leading the cha
KERA North Texas / Posted 2 days ago
enterprise,” Roderic Pettrigrew said. He’s the doctor/engineer leading the charge. Texas A&M recruited Pettigrew from the National Institutes of Health in Maryland where he has served as founding director of the National Institute of Biomedical... Read more
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The Mercury News
Flying this holiday? Here’s the best way to avoid getting sickinteract with medicines; and using echinacea hasn’t been proven to help prevent
The Mercury News / Posted 2 days ago
interact with medicines; and using echinacea hasn’t been proven to help prevent or treat colds — all this according to the National Institutes of Health. Meanwhile, for fans of the supplement Airborne: The company in 2008 agreed to pay $23.3... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
DSU Neuroscience Center Awarded a $10.9 Million Research Grant, Del. -- The National Institutes of Health (NIH) awarded DSU’s Delaware Center
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 2 days ago
, Del. -- The National Institutes of Health (NIH) awarded DSU’s Delaware Center for Neuroscience Research a $10.9 million research grant -- the largest grant in university history. According to DSU, the grant will allow the Center for Biomedical... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Are We Killing Off Good Bacteria?skyrocketed. Is there a link? Are we so obsessed with killing germs that we ar
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 2 days ago
skyrocketed. Is there a link? Are we so obsessed with killing germs that we are making ourselves sick? According to the National Institutes of Health, Bacteria play a critical role in regulating immunity, metabolism, and other key... Read more
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BBC News
Why I injected myself with an untested gene therapyof plasmids, hoop-shaped pieces of DNA containing a section that should trigger
BBC News / Posted 2 days ago
of plasmids, hoop-shaped pieces of DNA containing a section that should trigger production of the antibody N6. A US National Institutes of Health (NIH) study showed N6 neutralised 98% of the HIV virus in lab conditions. The antibody came... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Most supplements are not likely to cause problems, but use cautiongovernment has stepped into the supplement market� somewhat. Along with establi
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
government has stepped into the supplement market� somewhat. Along with establishing the NCCIH as part of the National Institutes of Health in 1991, in 1994 the Dietary Supplement Health and Education Act (DSHEA) became law. Yet... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
Napping on the job may turn out to be a very good idea for a sleep-deprived nationand math tests. The latest research dovetails with longtime warnings about the
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
and math tests. The latest research dovetails with longtime warnings about the dangers of insufficient sleep, which the National Institutes of Health says can lead to "physical and mental health problems, injuries, loss of productivity, and even... Read more
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New Bern Sun Journal
Napping on the job may turn out to be a very good idea for a sleep-deprived nationand math tests. The latest research dovetails with longtime warnings about the
New Bern Sun Journal / Posted 2 days ago
and math tests. The latest research dovetails with longtime warnings about the dangers of insufficient sleep, which the National Institutes of Health says can lead to "physical and mental health problems, injuries, loss of productivity, and even... Read more
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Kinston Free Press
Napping on the job may turn out to be a very good idea for a sleep-deprived nationand math tests. The latest research dovetails with longtime warnings about the
Kinston Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
and math tests. The latest research dovetails with longtime warnings about the dangers of insufficient sleep, which the National Institutes of Health says can lead to "physical and mental health problems, injuries, loss of productivity, and even... Read more
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Fortune
Commentary: How Expressing Gratitude This Thanksgiving Can Better Your Healthin their daily lives are less likely to be depressed, are happier, and may even
Fortune / Posted 3 days ago
in their daily lives are less likely to be depressed, are happier, and may even sleep better. In one study sponsored by the National Institutes of Health, over 100 patients who had been diagnosed with heart failure and regularly expressed gratitude... Read more
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Business Wire
Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Announces Recipients of 2017 Impact Grants to Programs that Serve People with CF and Their Familiesin Bethesda, Md., the Foundation also supports and accredits a national care ce
Business Wire / Posted 3 days ago
in Bethesda, Md., the Foundation also supports and accredits a national care center network that has been recognized by the National Institutes of Health as a model of care for a chronic disease. The CF Foundation is a donor-supported nonprofit... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Experts: Vaping with nicotine increases chance of strokeresearch on tobacco's affect on the brain and body. Now they're teaming up to
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 3 days ago
research on tobacco's affect on the brain and body. Now they're teaming up to use $1.9 million in grant funding from the National Institutes of Health to learn if e-cigarettes are the safe alternative to tobacco products that many users claim... Read more
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Business Wire
ArQule Announces Dosing in a Registrational Trial of FGFR Inhibitor, Derazantinib, for Treatment of Intrahepatic Cholangiocarcinoma1/2 company sponsored study for Overgrowth Diseases, in a phase 1 study for ult
Business Wire / Posted 3 days ago
1/2 company sponsored study for Overgrowth Diseases, in a phase 1 study for ultra-rare Proteus syndrome conducted by the National Institutes of Health (NIH), as well as in multiple oncology indications; ARQ 751, a next generation AKT inhibitor,... Read more
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The Hill
Fight erupts over tax credit for 'orphan' disease drugsKnievel argued for exploring alternative ways to spur drug development, such as
The Hill / Posted 3 days ago
Knievel argued for exploring alternative ways to spur drug development, such as increased public funding of research at the National Institutes of Health. The American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network, though, said the credit is a priority and... Read more
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TribLIVE
Power nappingand math tests. The latest research dovetails with longtime warnings about the
TribLIVE / Posted 3 days ago
and math tests. The latest research dovetails with longtime warnings about the dangers of insufficient sleep, which the National Institutes of Health says can lead to “physical and mental health problems, injuries, loss of productivity, and even... Read more
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Boston Globe
Pancreatic cancer findings raise hopessensitive test for people with diabetes to figure out the root cause of their i
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
sensitive test for people with diabetes to figure out the root cause of their illness. (The consortium also includes the National Institutes of Health, the National Cancer Institute, and the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney... Read more
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Daily Mail
US farmers are increasingly depressed, anxious and at risk of suiciderecent years, research has also linked pesticides commonly used by farmers to d
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
recent years, research has also linked pesticides commonly used by farmers to depression. A large 2014 study from the National Institutes of Health and the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill found that exposure to several classes of... Read more
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Business Insider
Over a 40-year career, this 'stubborn scientist' helped change the way we think about cancer and geneticsencounter with baseball legend Joe DiMaggio. Here's her re-telling of the week
Business Insider / Posted 3 days ago
encounter with baseball legend Joe DiMaggio. Here's her re-telling of the week leading up to her presentation at the National Institutes of Health, which led to the grant. Finally, after years of figuring out just how genetics and family... Read more
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Doctors Health Press
10 Natural Remedies for DepressionFood and Drug Administration has yet to approve the use of the herb to treat de
Doctors Health Press / Posted 4 days ago
Food and Drug Administration has yet to approve the use of the herb to treat depression as results vary in studies. The National Institutes of Health published a study of 29 trials and suggested that St. John’s Wort offered the same results as... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Breathing Dirty Air May Raise Miscarriage RiskInstitute of Child Health and Human Development. Mendola and her team reviewed
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Institute of Child Health and Human Development. Mendola and her team reviewed data from a long-term study from the U.S. National Institutes of Health that followed 501 couples between 2005 and 2009. There were 343 couples who achieved... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Under threat of Trump cuts, Maine labs find clever ways to pay for sciencebillion in the 2018 budget strikes across the nation’s science organizations. I
Bangor Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
billion in the 2018 budget strikes across the nation’s science organizations. In Maine, the proposed 22 percent cut for the National Institutes of Health would most impact the state’s world-renowned biomedical research institutions like Bar Harbor’s... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
“Nothing consensual about it:” Prominent neurologist facing sexual misconduct allegations in 3 statesin excruciating pain often found their way to the neurologist, who boasted an i
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 4 days ago
in excruciating pain often found their way to the neurologist, who boasted an impressive resume: fellow at the National Institutes of Health, doctorate degree in pharmacology, respected academic and researcher published more than 150... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Napping on the job may turn out to be a very good idea for a sleep-deprived nationand math tests. The latest research dovetails with longtime warnings about the
The Middletown Press / Posted 4 days ago
and math tests. The latest research dovetails with longtime warnings about the dangers of insufficient sleep, which the National Institutes of Health says can lead to "physical and mental health problems, injuries, loss of productivity, and even... Read more
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Times Leader
Neurologist faces sex allegations in 3 statesin excruciating pain often found their way to the neurologist, who boasted an i
Times Leader / Posted 4 days ago
in excruciating pain often found their way to the neurologist, who boasted an impressive resume: fellow at the National Institutes of Health, doctorate degree in pharmacology, respected academic and researcher published more than 150... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Napping on the job may turn out to be a very good idea for a sleep-deprived nationand math tests. The latest research dovetails with longtime warnings about the
The Register Citizen / Posted 4 days ago
and math tests. The latest research dovetails with longtime warnings about the dangers of insufficient sleep, which the National Institutes of Health says can lead to "physical and mental health problems, injuries, loss of productivity, and even... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
Experts: Vaping with nicotine increases chance of strokeresearch on tobacco's affect on the brain and body. Now they're teaming up to
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 4 days ago
research on tobacco's affect on the brain and body. Now they're teaming up to use $1.9 million in grant funding from the National Institutes of Health to learn if e-cigarettes are the safe alternative to tobacco products that many users claim... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Experts: Vaping with nicotine increases chance of strokeresearch on tobacco's affect on the brain and body. Now they're teaming up to
Hawaii News Now / Posted 4 days ago
research on tobacco's affect on the brain and body. Now they're teaming up to use $1.9 million in grant funding from the National Institutes of Health to learn if e-cigarettes are the safe alternative to tobacco products that many users claim... Read more
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WALB Albany
Experts: Vaping with nicotine increases chance of strokeresearch on tobacco's affect on the brain and body. Now they're teaming up to
WALB Albany / Posted 4 days ago
research on tobacco's affect on the brain and body. Now they're teaming up to use $1.9 million in grant funding from the National Institutes of Health to learn if e-cigarettes are the safe alternative to tobacco products that many users claim... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Experts: Vaping with nicotine increases chance of strokeresearch on tobacco's affect on the brain and body. Now they're teaming up to
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 4 days ago
research on tobacco's affect on the brain and body. Now they're teaming up to use $1.9 million in grant funding from the National Institutes of Health to learn if e-cigarettes are the safe alternative to tobacco products that many users claim... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Experts: Vaping with nicotine increases chance of strokeresearch on tobacco's affect on the brain and body. Now they're teaming up to
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 4 days ago
research on tobacco's affect on the brain and body. Now they're teaming up to use $1.9 million in grant funding from the National Institutes of Health to learn if e-cigarettes are the safe alternative to tobacco products that many users claim... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Neurologist faces sex allegations in 3 statesin excruciating pain often found their way to the neurologist, who boasted an i
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 4 days ago
in excruciating pain often found their way to the neurologist, who boasted an impressive resume: fellow at the National Institutes of Health, doctorate degree in pharmacology, respected academic and researcher published more than 150... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
‘Wonder’ is real life for these two familieswith Goldenhar syndrome. It’s so rare that it’s estimated to occur in 1 per 3,5
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 4 days ago
with Goldenhar syndrome. It’s so rare that it’s estimated to occur in 1 per 3,500 to 25,000 births, according to the National Institutes of Health. Emily has had multiple surgeries on her mandible, face and ears. She received a cochlear... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Napping on the job may turn out to be a very good idea for a sleep-deprived nationand math tests. The latest research dovetails with longtime warnings about the
Bangor Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
and math tests. The latest research dovetails with longtime warnings about the dangers of insufficient sleep, which the National Institutes of Health says can lead to “physical and mental health problems, injuries, loss of productivity, and even... Read more
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TribLIVE
prominent Philadelphia neurologist faces sex allegations in 3 statesin excruciating pain often found their way to the neurologist, who boasted an i
TribLIVE / Posted 5 days ago
in excruciating pain often found their way to the neurologist, who boasted an impressive resume: fellow at the National Institutes of Health, doctorate degree in pharmacology, respected academic and researcher published more than 150... Read more
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The Mercury News
Napping on the job may turn out to be a very good idea for a sleep-deprived nationand math tests. The latest research dovetails with longtime warnings about the
The Mercury News / Posted 5 days ago
and math tests. The latest research dovetails with longtime warnings about the dangers of insufficient sleep, which the National Institutes of Health says can lead to “physical and mental health problems, injuries, loss of productivity, and even... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Experts: Vaping with nicotine increases chance of strokeresearch on tobacco's affect on the brain and body. Now they're teaming up to
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 5 days ago
research on tobacco's affect on the brain and body. Now they're teaming up to use $1.9 million in grant funding from the National Institutes of Health to learn if e-cigarettes are the safe alternative to tobacco products that many users claim... Read more
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ABC News
Neurologist faces sex allegations in 3 statesin excruciating pain often found their way to the neurologist, who boasted an i
ABC News / Posted 5 days ago
in excruciating pain often found their way to the neurologist, who boasted an impressive resume: fellow at the National Institutes of Health, doctorate degree in pharmacology, respected academic and researcher published more than 150... Read more
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FOX Business
Neurologist faces sex allegations in 3 statesin excruciating pain often found their way to the neurologist, who boasted an i
FOX Business / Posted 5 days ago
in excruciating pain often found their way to the neurologist, who boasted an impressive resume: fellow at the National Institutes of Health, doctorate degree in pharmacology, respected academic and researcher published more than 150... Read more
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