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Raytheon CIO Honored with Fisher-Hopper Prize for CIO Leadership

The Fisher CIO Leadership Program, Institute for Business Innovation, has awarded Rebecca Rhoads, Raytheon Company president of Global Business Services and chief information officer, with the fourth annual 2015 Fisher-Hopper Prize for Lifetime Achievement in CIO Leadership.

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As Part of Kids Eat Right Month, Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Urges Congress: Prioritize Nutrition Health of Nation's Children

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During Kids Eat Right MonthTM, the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics urges Congress to prioritize the health, nutrition and well-being of millions of American children by reauthorizing and strengthening child nutrition programs. Kids Eat Right Month, celebrated in August, is sponsored by the Academy, the world’s largest organization of food and nutrition professionals, and its charitable Foundation.

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Eating Disorders and Diabetes: Experts Discuss @ AADE 2015

As they reach their teens, many with type 1 diabetes discover that the disease provides a secret weapon for losing weight. But it’s dangerous, and can lead to serious medical complications. Diabetes educators and a former diabulemia patient will share their stories and experience at AADE15.

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Diabetes-Eating Disorder Combination Requires Integrated Treatment

Healthcare providers need to be alert for signs of an eating disorder in people with type 1 diabetes – especially young girls and women, according to presentations at AADE15. A list of warning signs of the disease can help - see below.

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A Grand Space for Learning: U-M Reopens Taubman Health Sciences Library After $55M Metamorphosis

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The books moved out two years ago, and the construction crews moved in. And today, the University of Michigan’s Taubman Health Sciences Library reopens as a transformed space for learning, teaching and gathering.

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Radiation Dose Reduction and Practice Quality Improvement Highlight August JACR

The August 2015 issue of the Journal of the American College of Radiology (JACR®) highlights radiation reduction efforts , radiology quality improvement steps and future cancer imaging.

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Even Moderate Picky Eating Can Have Negative Effects on Children’s Health

Picky eating among children is a common but burdensome problem that can result in poor nutrition for kids, family conflict, and frustrated parents. Although many families see picky eating as a phase, a new study from Duke Medicine finds moderate and severe picky eating often coincides with serious childhood issues.

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Researchers: Second Phase of Dama Gazelle Study Will Focus on Social Interactions

In a second phase of research, scientists from Second Ark Foundation and Texas A&M AgriLife Research are again collaborating — this time to find out more about the social interactions of dama gazelles located in the Texas Hill Country.