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Article ID: 687629

Combatting ‘Disinformation’ About Child Abuse

Washington University in St. Louis

Children need nurturing, attention to health and basic needs, safety and appropriate supervision. Child abuse and neglect, also called “child maltreatment,” too often endanger the health, well-being and even lives of children.Especially for the very young child, maltreatment can result in a variety of serious issues, including physical injury; cognitive delay; disruption of the stress response system that may result in long-term problems with emotion regulation and health; and even death, said Melissa Jonson-Reid, the Ralph and Muriel Pumphrey Professor of Social Work Research at the Brown School at Washington University in St.

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Article ID: 687571

Tobacco Shops Associated With Crime in Urban Communities of Color

University of California, Riverside

Tobacco shops, also known as smoke shops, may represent potential “nuisance properties” in urban communities of color, a study led by a researcher at the University of California, Riverside has found. Nuisance properties are properties where unsafe activities affecting public health and safety occur repeatedly. Past research has shown that alcohol outlets such as liquor or corner stores may promote nuisance activities like robberies, drug use, or other crimes in urban communities, rendering them unsafe for residents to walk by or visit. Other examples of nuisance properties are motels, payday lenders, and vacant homes and lots. Add to this list now tobacco shops.

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Article ID: 687064

Sandia Computer Modeling Aids Solder Reliability in Nuclear Weapons

Sandia National Laboratories

Solder isn’t the first thing that comes to mind as essential to a nuclear weapon. But since weapons contain hundreds of thousands of solder joints, each potentially a point of failure, Sandia National Laboratories has developed and refined computer models to predict their performance and reliability.

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19-Dec-2017 10:05 AM EST
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Article ID: 686876

SLU Researcher Leads Call for Action to Address Gambling Disorders

Saint Louis University

Scholars from more than 25 universities across the United States have issued a Gambling Call to Action Statement regarding the need for more research on gambling and its mental and physical health consequences.

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14-Dec-2017 1:05 PM EST
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LLNL Releases Newly Declassified Nuclear Test Videos

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

Researchers at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) released 62 newly declassified videos today of atmospheric nuclear tests films that have never before been seen by the public.

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14-Dec-2017 11:05 AM EST
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Article ID: 686508

Exposure to Terror May Increase Risk of Migraine, Other Headaches

American Academy of Neurology (AAN)

Survivors of a terror attack have an increased risk of frequent migraine and tension headaches after the attack, according to a study published in the December 13, 2017, online issue of Neurology®, the medical journal of the American Academy of Neurology.

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Article ID: 686583

American University Experts Comment on Attempted Terrorist Attack in NYC

American University

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11-Dec-2017 12:05 PM EST
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Article ID: 686403

New Wellesley Study, Published on Fifth Anniversary of Sandy Hook Shooting, Shows Gun Sales Increased Significantly After Elementary School Massacre

Wellesley College

The Sandy Hook school shooting five years ago prompted political response that led to significantly higher gun sales; and this resulted in greater numbers of accidental deaths by firearms – in both adults and children, according to a new study authored by two Wellesley professors

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7-Dec-2017 11:30 AM EST
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Article ID: 686359

By Declaring Jerusalem as the Capital of Israel, to Which Jerusalem Does Trump Refer?

University of Notre Dame

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6-Dec-2017 4:05 PM EST
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Article ID: 686184

Combating Eye Injuries with a Reversible Superglue Seal

Keck Medicine of USC

A team of scientists and engineers at USC has developed an on-the-spot, temperature-sensitive gel that could seal eye injuries on the battlefield.

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6-Dec-2017 2:00 PM EST
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