Cincinnati Children's a 2014 Most-Wired Hospital: Leading the Way to Connect Providers and Patients

Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center is leading the way as the nation’s health care system transitions to more integrated and patient-centered care, according to the 16th annual Health Care’s Most Wired Survey. Cincinnati Children’s was named to the Hospitals & Health Networks Most Wired list for the fourth year in a row.

– Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center|30-Jul-2014 10:00 AM EDT

Smithsonian Snapshot: Hello There, Mr. Cone-Headed Katydid

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Looking like a character from a classic Saturday Night Live skit, this cone-headed katydid (Copiphora rhinoceros) unsurprisingly gets its name from its pointy-shaped head.

– Smithsonian Institution|30-Jul-2014 10:00 AM EDT

Chicago Bears Join the American Academy of Dermatology in Fight against Skin Cancer

The Chicago Bears are excited to announce the team’s partnership with the American Academy of Dermatology (Academy) in an effort to raise awareness of skin cancer. Through this partnership, the Chicago Bears will host free SPOT me™ skin cancer screenings at a preseason fan event on Saturday, August 2 at Soldier Field.

– American Academy of Dermatology|30-Jul-2014 10:00 AM EDT

Corgenix Rapid Diagnostic Ebola Test Research Earns Divisional Best Abstract Award at AACC 2014 Meeting

Corgenix Medical Corporation has been recognized for outstanding research presented today at the American Association for Clinical Chemistry (AACC) Annual Meeting and Clinical Lab Expo 2014 in Chicago.

– 2014 AACC Annual Meeting Press Program|30-Jul-2014 9:15 AM EDT

New Book by S&T Author Explores American Novelist Richard Russo

Novelist Richard Russo chronicles life in the hard-hit rural manufacturing towns of the Northeast. A new book by Dr. Kathleen Drowne explores the techniques and themes Russo uses throughout his works.

– Missouri University of Science and Technology|30-Jul-2014 9:05 AM EDT

Psychology Research About Vision and Pigeons May Improve Driver Safety, Earns Honors

Kansas State University psychology professors receive recognition for research on scene gist and how human perception compares to that of pigeons.

– Kansas State University|30-Jul-2014 9:00 AM EDT

Brain Response to Appetizing Food Cues Varies among Obese People

People who have the most common genetic mutation linked to obesity respond differently to pictures of appetizing foods than overweight or obese people who do not have the genetic mutation, according to a new study published in the Endocrine Society’s Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism (JCEM).

– Endocrine Society|30-Jul-2014 9:00 AM EDT

Teen Insomnia Is Linked with Depression and Anxiety

A study of high school students by University of Adelaide psychology researchers has shed new light on the links between insomnia-related mental health conditions among teens.

– University of Adelaide|30-Jul-2014 9:00 AM EDT
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