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Tulane Expert Available to Discuss Climate Change Ahead of March for Science

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Power of Touch to Connect, Encourage Breastfeeding Motivates Consultant

When little Aiden Sandoval was born, lactation consultant Delia Peña was in the birthing suite ready to place him against his mother’s bare chest. It’s a vital part of the delivery of babies at Harris Health System and one that studies show can make a tremendous impact on a newborn’s development.

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Here's Why the Netflix Series "13 Reasons Why" Could Be Dangerous to Teens - Expert Available

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CRF to Hold Yoga Fundraiser on April 25th in NYC to Raise Money for Heart Disease Research and Education for Women

The CRF Women’s Heart Health Initiative is holding a yoga fundraiser on Tuesday, April 25th led by noted expert and senior instructor Tanya Boulton at Pure Yoga West in New York City. This is a wonderful opportunity to reduce stress and take care of your heart while raising money for heart disease research and education for women.

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U-M Experts Available to Speak on Reproductive Health Topics During Infertility Awareness Week

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Displaying Lab Test Costs in Electronic Health Records Doesn’t Deter Doctors from Ordering Them

Hospitals nationwide are seeking ways to use price transparency – displaying the price of lab tests at the time when doctors are placing the order – to nudge doctors to consider whether the benefits are worth the cost. But, results of a new study show that simply displaying the Medicare allowable fees did not have an overall impact on how clinicians ordered these tests.

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AATS Consensus Statement Helps Manage Treatment of Coronary Anomalies

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Researchers are still trying to fully understand anomalous aortic origin of a coronary artery (AAOCA) and its relationship to adverse health outcomes in humans, especially children. Using the most up-to-date literature, as well as the input of leading experts in the field, the American Association for Thoracic Surgery (AATS) has released practical guidelines for the identification and treatment of AAOCA, including an overview of the latest data surrounding population-based risk.

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Advisory: Experts to Address Growing Crisis of Appearance & Performance Enhancing Substances

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A public forum by the world’s foremost authorities on appearance and performance enhancing substances.

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Report Recommends Ways to Improve Response to Toxic Inhalation Disasters

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Better medical responses to the accidental or intentional release of inhaled toxic chemicals are being developed, but the field faces considerable challenges, according to a new report by an international panel of experts. The report, “Chemical Inhalation Disasters: Biology of Lung Injury, Development of Novel Therapeutics, and Medical Preparedness,” has been published online in the Annals of the American Thoracic Society.







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