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Article ID: 721097

UCI School of Medicine receives national award for excellence in diversity

University of California, Irvine

The University of California, Irvine School of Medicine is the recipient of a 2019 Health Professions Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award from INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine, the oldest and largest diversity publication in higher education. This is the first time UCI has been named as a HEED Award recipient.

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21-Oct-2019 2:35 PM EDT
Newswise: Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Offers Help and Cure for Picky Eaters

Article ID: 721096

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Offers Help and Cure for Picky Eaters

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Families dealing with the stress and frustration of their child’s overly picky eating habits may have a new addition to their parental toolbox. Pediatric researchers describe a brief group cognitive-behavioral therapy program that provides parents with specific techniques to improve their child’s mealtime behaviors and expand the range of foods their children will eat.

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21-Oct-2019 2:30 PM EDT
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Article ID: 721094

Study suggests a new way to think about the brain’s link to postpartum depression

Ohio State University

Chronic stress during pregnancy triggers an immune response in the brain that has potential to alter brain functions in ways that could contribute to postpartum depression, new research in animals suggests.

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21-Oct-2019 2:20 PM EDT
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Article ID: 721089

OVERSHADOWED

Harvard Medical School

Barely half of authors of more than 7,000 research papers on health in sub-Saharan Africa come from the country studied in the paper. More than two-thirds of these studies include authors from the U.S., Canada, Europe or a different African country. Overall, about half of first authors were from the country studied. In papers that included co-authors from top U.S. universities, fewer than one in four first authors were from the country studied.

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21-Oct-2019 2:05 PM EDT
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Article ID: 721086

The Innovation Studio at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles Announces Winners of Digital Health Lab Demo Day

Children's Hospital Los Angeles

The Innovation Studio at Children's Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA) announced the winners of its first ever Digital Health Lab Demo Day, the culmination of a six-month venture to develop, incubate and implement virtual reality (VR), augmented reality (AR) and mobile gaming solutions to improve care for pediatric patients and providers in the pediatric healthcare space.

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21-Oct-2019 2:00 PM EDT
Newswise: Volcanic ash sparks a new discovery

Article ID: 721072

Volcanic ash sparks a new discovery

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) scientists are now using plasma physics to predict the characteristics of volcanic hazardous ash plumes.

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21-Oct-2019 1:55 PM EDT
Newswise: UC San Diego Moores Cancer Center’s J. Silvio Gutkind Joins National Academy of Medicine

Article ID: 721083

UC San Diego Moores Cancer Center’s J. Silvio Gutkind Joins National Academy of Medicine

University of California San Diego Health

J. Silvio Gutkind elected to National Academy of Medicine for his contributions to the understanding of cancer signaling networks and pioneering the study of the PIK3CA-mTOR signaling circuitry in head and neck cancer.

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21-Oct-2019 1:45 PM EDT
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