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April 2014

Friday, April 18

Thursday, April 17

CDC Reports on Effective Strategies for Reducing Health Disparities (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)

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Diagnostic Errors Study Findings (Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality)
Eavesdropping on Brain Cell ChatterFrom the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke)
Hemophilia Treatments Have Come a Long Way (Food and Drug Administration)

Tuesday, April 15Return to top

FDA Approves Tanzeum to Treat Type 2 Diabetes (Food and Drug Administration)
Gene Linked to Excess Male Hormones in Female Infertility DisorderFrom the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Child Health and Human Development)
Unexpected Protein Partnership Has Implications for Cancer TreatmentFrom the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences)

Monday, April 14Return to top

Keep Lilies Away from Your Cats (Food and Drug Administration)
Postpartum DadsVideo (HealthDay)

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Too Much Protein May Kill Brain Cells As Parkinson's ProgressesFrom the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke)

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Spinal Stimulation Helps Four Patients with Paraplegia Regain Voluntary MovementFrom the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering)

Monday, April 7Return to top

Counterfeit Drugs (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)
Epilepsy Often Unrecognized in Early Alzheimer's (Fisher Center for Alzheimer's Research Foundation)
Minority Health and HPV (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)
Solanezumab to Be Tested in Large Trial for Early Alzheimer's (Fisher Center for Alzheimer's Research Foundation)

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Sleep and StrokeVideo (HealthDay)

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Important Information for Individuals in Same-sex Marriages (Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services)

Wednesday, April 2Return to top

Mammogram DebateVideo (HealthDay)

Tuesday, April 1Return to top

Aspirin Does Not Prevent Pregnancy Loss, NIH Study FindsFrom the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Child Health and Human Development)
Obesity Primes the Colon for Cancer, According to NIH StudyFrom the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences)

March 2014

Monday, March 31Return to top

HIV-Infected Men at Increased Risk for Heart Disease, Large Study FindsFrom the National Institutes of Health (National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases)
Keeping Backyard Poultry (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)
Staying Safe in a Tornado (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)

Friday, March 28Return to top

Pre-Op QuizVideo (HealthDay)

Thursday, March 27Return to top

CDC Reports More Cases of Heartland Virus Disease (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)

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Fighting Diabetes' Deadly Impact on Minorities (Food and Drug Administration)

Monday, March 24Return to top

Don't Let Measles Be Your Travel Souvenir (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)
Get Seizure Smart (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)

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Breast Cancer in Young Women (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)

Tuesday, March 18Return to top

Sepsis Study Comparing Three Treatment Methods Shows Same Survival RateFrom the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of General Medical Sciences)

Monday, March 17Return to top

ADHD and ObesityVideo (HealthDay)

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NIH Urges Older Americans to Protect Their KidneysFrom the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases)

Wednesday, March 12Return to top

Alzheimer's and the Hygiene Hypothesis (Fisher Center for Alzheimer's Research Foundation)
Researchers Find Reason Why Many Vein Grafts FailFrom the National Institutes of Health (National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute)

Tuesday, March 11Return to top

Easing Neck PainVideo (HealthDay)
Two Surgeries for Pelvic Prolapse Found Similarly Effective, SafeFrom the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Child Health and Human Development)

Monday, March 10Return to top

Do You Know about Blood Clots and Travel? (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)

Saturday, March 8Return to top

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Sleep MythsVideo (HealthDay)

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Anemia Tied to Dementia Risk (Fisher Center for Alzheimer's Research Foundation)
High Plasticizer Levels In Males Linked to Delayed Pregnancy for Female PartnersFrom the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Child Health and Human Development)
3-D Changes in DNA May Lead to a Genetic Form of Lou Gehrig's DiseaseFrom the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke)

Tuesday, March 4Return to top

Prevalence of Allergies the Same, Regardless of Where You LiveFrom the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences)

Monday, March 3Return to top


February 2014

Friday, February 28Return to top

Thursday, February 27Return to top

Wednesday, February 26Return to top

NIH Researchers Identify Mutation Linked to Severe Form of Cushing's SyndromeFrom the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Child Health and Human Development)
U.S. Obesity RatesVideo (HealthDay)

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Fungal infections -- 10 Questions to Protect Your Health (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)
VFC Program: Vaccines for Uninsured Children (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)
Youth Born with HIV May Have Higher Heart Disease RiskFrom the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Child Health and Human Development)

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Quality Data Added to Physician Compare Website (Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services)

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CDC Reports Flu Hit Younger People Particularly Hard This Season (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)

Wednesday, February 19Return to top

Devices in Public Places Restart Hearts (Food and Drug Administration)

Tuesday, February 18Return to top

International Travel with Your Pet (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)

Monday, February 17Return to top

Genomics and Heart Disease (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)

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Kids and CaffeineVideo (HealthDay)
Minority Health: Preventing High Blood Pressure (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)
Pediatric Environmental Health Specialty Units (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)

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First Evidence-Based Diagnostic Criteria Published for Temporomandibular DisordersFrom the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research)
NIH Study Offers Insight into Why Cancer Incidence Increases with AgeFrom the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences)
10 Reasons to Get Vaccinated (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)

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January 2014

Friday, January 31Return to top

Surviving the ColdVideo (HealthDay)

Thursday, January 30Return to top

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Prevention of the Flu (Department of Health and Human Services)

Tuesday, January 28Return to top

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Reducing Sodium in Restaurant Foods is an Opportunity for Choice (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)

Thursday, January 23Return to top

NIH Research Network Finds Many Youth Have High Levels of HIVFrom the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Child Health and Human Development)

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Tonsils TalkVideo (HealthDay)