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Rural Health, Healthcare, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, National 4-H Council, Appalachia, Health Disparities, Racial Disparities, Prevention, Health Policy

Closing the Rural Health Gap: Media Update from RWJF and Partners on Rural Health Disparities

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Rural counties continue to rank lowest among counties across the U.S., in terms of health outcomes. A group of national organizations including the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the National 4-H Council are leading the way to close the rural health gap.

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Window, window films, nanotechnnology, Nanoparticles, Thermochromic, vanadium dioxide, ARPA-E, Crada, NMSBA

Beating the Heat with Nanoparticle Films

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A partnership between Sandia National Laboratories and Santa Fe, New Mexico-based IR Dynamics is turning nano-size particles that reflect heat, or infrared radiation, into window films to keep offices, houses and cars cool.

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Contact Lens, contact lens care, Contact Lens Case Contamination, Contact lens complications, Contact Lens Contamination, Contact lens discomfort, Contact Lens Hygiene, Eye Care, Sunburn, sunburn prevention, Swimming Injuries, Swimming Safety

Contact Lens Users: Protect Your Eyes From Heat, Sun and Water This Summer at Home and on the Go

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Andrew D. Pucker, O.D., Ph.D., gives tips on safe use of contact lenses, including advice on travel, swimming and UV rays.

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American Academy Of Dermatology, Dermatology, Dermatologist, Dermatologists, AAD Summer Meeting, Veterinarian, Veterinary Medicine, Atopic Dermatitis, one health

Dermatologists Can Learn New Tricks From Old Dogs

As researchers learn more about how certain treatments benefit pets, they’re gathering valuable knowledge that could benefit human patients.

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American Academy Of Dermatology, AAD Summer Meeting, Dermatology, Dermatologist, Dermatologists, Nail Fungus, Fungal Infections

Accurate Diagnosis Should Be First Step in Treating Nail Fungus

Patients who suspect they have a nail fungal infection should see a board-certified dermatologist, who can evaluate their condition and recommend an appropriate treatment.

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American Academy Of Dermatology, AAD Summer Meeting, Dermatology, Dermatologist, Dermatologists, Cosmetic Procedures, Board Certification

Choose a Qualified Health Care Provider for Dermatologic Procedures

Board-certified physicians can help patients achieve the best possible outcome while taking steps to ensure their health and safety.

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Sunscreen, Tanning, skin, DNA, DNA film, Skin Damage , Dermatlogy, SUN, Uv Exposure, Uv Light, ultraviolet light, Beach, Summer, Binghamton, Binghamton University, SUNY Binghamton, State University of New York at Binghamton, human skin, Sun Damage, Sunblock, Moisturizer, hygroscopic, crystal film

Researchers Develop DNA Sunscreen That Gets Better the Longer You Wear It

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Why use regular sunscreen when you can apply a DNA film to your skin? Researchers at Binghamton University, State University of New York have developed a coating made out of DNA that gets better at protecting skin from Ultraviolet light the more you expose it to the sun, and it also keeps your skin hydrated.

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Summer of Love, San Francisco

Scholars Gather to Discuss Counterculture, Summer of Love

Three prominent Northwestern scholars will be among several dozen historians and journalism, arts and gender studies experts from around the country to offer lectures and discussion on a wide range of topics in San Francisco this summer to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Summer of Love.

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FSU, Florida State University, College of Social Sciences and Public Policy, Christopher Uejio, Jihoon Jung, heat, early warning system, Dehydration, cooling center, electrical outage, Government, Twitter, Social Media, Public Service Announcements, Summer, energy assistance, Environmental Protection Agency, EPA, Air Conditioning, Faculty, International Journ

Heat Tweet: Users Flock to Twitter When Temperatures Rise

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A new study by Florida State University researchers examines the impact rising temperatures have on Twitter activity, and how government officials use the social media tool to warn the general public of heatwave conditions.

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Education, Summer Learning Loss, Summer Reading, Summer Slide, Anxiety, Learning Disabilities, Parenting

Summer Break: Time to Learn or Time to Let Kids Be Kids?







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