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– Voices for Healthy Kids|4/18/2014 10:00 AM EDT
The biggest impediments to widespread adoption of green construction practices are the cost — either real or imagined — and a lack of understanding about what can be done, according to attendees at the New York State Green Building Conference.
– SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry|4/18/2014 9:30 AM EDT
The alcohol question: What caregivers don’t know or don't ask could hurt aging baby boomers
– Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing|4/18/2014 7:00 AM EDT
Men who show signs of chronic inflammation in non-cancerous prostate tissue may have nearly twice the risk of actually having prostate cancer than those with no inflammation, according to results of a new study led by researchers from the Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center.
– Johns Hopkins Medicine|4/18/2014 12:05 AM EDT
The presence of chronic inflammation in benign prostate tissue was associated with high-grade, or aggressive, prostate cancer, and this association was found even in those with low prostate-specific antigen (PSA) levels, according to a study published in Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention, a journal of the American Association for Cancer Research.
– American Association for Cancer Research (AACR)|4/18/2014 12:05 AM EDT
Entertainers Julianne Hough and Derek Hough Honored at Mattel Children’s Hospital UCLA’s Second Annual Kaleidoscope Ball
Mattel Children’s Hospital UCLA celebrated the second annual Kaleidoscope Ball “Designing the Sweet Side of L.A.” at the Beverly Hills Hotel on April 10.
– University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), Health Sciences|4/17/2014 8:00 PM EDT
Certain prenatal risk factors are associated with the development of chronic kidney disease in children, according to a study appearing in an upcoming issue of the Journal of the American Society of Nephrology (JASN). Future studies should investigate whether modifying these factors could help protect children’s kidney health.
– American Society of Nephrology (ASN)|4/17/2014 5:00 PM EDT
Texas Tech Survey: Abbott to Win Texas Governor, Voter ID Law Didn’t Cause Problems and Texans Split on Gay Marriage
Texas Tech releases info on hot-button issues.
– Texas Tech University|4/17/2014 4:00 PM EDT
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