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Article ID: 702626

Climate change, rising sea levels a threat to farmers in Bangladesh

Ohio State University

Rising sea levels driven by climate change make for salty soil, and that is likely to force about 200,000 coastal farmers in Bangladesh inland as glaciers melt into the world’s oceans, according to estimates from a new study.

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23-Oct-2018 10:05 AM EDT
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Social and Behavioral Sciences

Article ID: 702624

New radiotherapy treatment for brain cancer offers superior preservation of cognitive function, Mayo researchers say

Mayo Clinic

When it comes to radiation therapy to treat brain cancer, hippocampal-avoidance whole-brain radiotherapy in conjunction with the drug memantine better preserved patients’ cognitive function and demonstrated similar cancer control outcomes, compared to traditional whole-brain radiotherapy with memantine.

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23-Oct-2018 10:05 AM EDT
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Article ID: 702622

Image Release: ALMA Maps Europa’s Temperature

National Radio Astronomy Observatory

A new series of four images of Europa taken with the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA) has helped astronomers create the first global thermal map of this cold satellite of Jupiter.

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23-Oct-2018 10:00 AM EDT
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Article ID: 702620

High Rate of Drug/Alcohol-Related Deaths in WTC Survivors

Wolters Kluwer Health: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins

People who were exposed to the terrorist attacks at the World Trade Center (WTC) have elevated rates of alcohol- or drug-related death, reports a study in the October Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine.

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23-Oct-2018 9:45 AM EDT
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Article ID: 702619

Biomarker blood test accurately confirms remission in patients with HPV-associated oral cancer

American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO)

A highly sensitive blood test that detects minute traces of cancer-specific DNA has been shown to accurately determine whether patients with HPV-related oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma (OPSCC) are free from cancer following radiation therapy. Findings will be presented today at the 60th Annual Meeting of the American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO).

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23-Oct-2018 9:30 AM EDT
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Article ID: 702621

Study looks at complex causes of pre-term and low-birthweight babies in India

University of Iowa

Women in India who spend more time fetching water, use a shared latrine, and endure harassment from others are more apt to give birth to a pre-term or low-birthweight baby, according to a new study from the University of Iowa.

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23-Oct-2018 9:30 AM EDT
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Article ID: 702625

New study finds harmful pesticides lurking in NYS homes

Cornell University

Despite the existence of chemical-free methods to eradicate pests, Americans use more than a billion pounds of pesticides per year. These chemicals are mostly out of sight and out of mind to unsuspecting homeowners, who are typically unaware of how to prevent potential harm – something new Cornell University research is addressing.

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23-Oct-2018 9:05 AM EDT
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Article ID: 702590

Do Mussels Reveal the Fate of the Oceans?

Florida Atlantic University

Prior research has suggested that mussels are a robust indicator of plastic debris and particles in marine environments. A new study says that’s not the case because mussels are picky eaters and have an inherent ability to choose and sort their food. Instead, the researchers have discovered that marine aggregates also called “marine snow,” play a much bigger role in the fate of the oceans when it comes to plastic debris.

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23-Oct-2018 9:00 AM EDT
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