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Could some people with schizophrenia in poorer nations simply have a vitamin deficiency?

University of Toronto

Four unsolved mysteries around schizophrenia have long plagued the medical community, but a new hypothesis identifying a common link between them and an almost forgotten epidemic of a disease called pellagra could have profound implications for our understanding of psychosis in poorer nations.

Channels: All Journal News, Behavioral Science, Nutrition, Psychology and Psychiatry, Mental Health,

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12-Dec-2019 12:05 PM EST
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UCI-led team releases high-precision map of Antarctic ice sheet bed topography

University of California, Irvine

Irvine, Calif., Dec. 12, 2019 – A University of California, Irvine-led team of glaciologists has unveiled the most accurate portrait yet of the contours of the land beneath Antarctica’s ice sheet – and, by doing so, has helped identify which regions of the continent are going to be more, or less, vulnerable to future climate warming.

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12-Dec-2019 11:55 AM EST
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Newswise: With Novel Technique, New Study Is First to Definitively Map the Early Development of PTSD

With Novel Technique, New Study Is First to Definitively Map the Early Development of PTSD

University of Vermont

Only 23% of people who experience trauma develop PTSD. New research offers clues on identifying which trauma victims will develop the disorder and suggests potential interventions. Findings are based on a novel technique that gathered patient information in the critical 30 days following the trauma.

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12-Dec-2019 11:40 AM EST
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UT Southwestern Medical Center expands to RedBird

UT Southwestern Medical Center

UT Southwestern and Reimagine RedBird have signed an agreement for UT Southwestern to establish a new medical center, expanding health care services, and providing southern Dallas residents more convenient access to UT Southwestern’s best-in-class medical care in their own community.

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12-Dec-2019 11:25 AM EST
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Case School of Engineering creates new Computer & Data Sciences Department

Case Western Reserve University

Case Western Reserve University has launched a new Computer & Data Sciences Department in the Case School of Engineering (CSE) and announced the Kevin J. Kranzusch Professorship, which will be held by the future chair of the new department. The new department was made possible primarily with a $5 million gift from Kranzusch, a CSE alumnus, who said a spike in computer sciences enrollment, coupled with the advent of Artificial Intelligence (AI), inspired him to make the commitment.

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Out-of-network costs soar for non-emergency hospitalizations

Ohio State University

The out-of-pocket financial burden for insured working Americans is substantial and growing – especially when it comes to out-of-network, non-emergency hospital care, a new study has found. Researchers at The Ohio State University analyzed claims from more than 22 million enrollees in private insurance plans and found that out-of-pocket costs for non-emergency out-of-network hospital care nearly doubled in five years.

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12-Dec-2019 10:55 AM EST
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First-ever quality measures aim to reduce diabetes complications

Endocrine Society

The Endocrine Society and Avalere Health introduced the first-ever quality measures to help healthcare providers assess how well they identify and care for older adults at greater risk of hypoglycemia—low blood sugar that can be a dangerous complication of diabetes treatment.

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