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Article ID: 708417

Geographic Distribution of Opioid-Related Deaths

JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association

Assessment of Changes in the Geographical Distribution of Opioid-Related Mortality Across the United States by Opioid Type, 1999-2016

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Article ID: 708534

Older Biologic Age Linked to Elevated Breast Cancer Risk

National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS)

Biologic age, a DNA-based estimate of a person’s age, is associated with future development of breast cancer, according to scientists at the National Institutes of Health. If a woman’s biologic age was older than her chronologic age, she had a 15 percent increased risk of developing breast cancer.

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Article ID: 708537

The World Becomes What You Teach – Zoe Weil, Education Expert Gives Talk at IMSA

Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy (IMSA)

Meet Zoe Weil, a popular TEDx Talk speaker, for a free program on “The World Becomes What You Teach,” also the title of her recent book.

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Article ID: 708517

Field campaign flies through icy weather

National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)

Winter in the United States can produce some of the most dangerous weather for the aviation industry, including freezing rain, freezing drizzle, and sleet. Those are the ideal conditions for a field campaign focused on collecting in-flight data in some of the most treacherous North American icing conditions.

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Article ID: 708531

Researcher wins SURF award to research outdated maritime law cited by lawyers in Missouri Duck Boat tragedy

University of Arkansas at Little Rock

A University of Arkansas at Little Rock student has received a $2,750 Student Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) award from the Arkansas Department of Education to research an outdated maritime law that lawyers invoked in an attempt to avoid or limit legal damages sought by victims and their family members in a tourist boat accident that killed 17 people last summer.

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Article ID: 708529

Endocrine Society CEO honored with Association Leadership Award

Endocrine Society

CEO Update has selected Endocrine Society CEO Barbara Byrd Keenan, FASAE, CAE, as its Professional Society CEO of the Year.

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Chemical added to consumer products impairs response to antibiotic treatment

Washington University in St. Louis

Grocery store aisles are stocked with products that promise to kill bacteria. However, new research from Washington University in St. Louis finds that a chemical that is supposed to kill bacteria is actually making them stronger and more capable of surviving antibiotic treatment.

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TSF Announces $951,500 in Funding for Cardiothoracic Surgery Grants for 2019

The Society of Thoracic Surgeons

The Thoracic Surgery Foundation (TSF) has announced 24 new grants totaling $916,500 in support of research and education programs in cardiothoracic surgery.

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