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Newswise: What Parents Need to Know About Protecting Their Children From Measles

Article ID: 712099

What Parents Need to Know About Protecting Their Children From Measles

Cedars-Sinai

Children and older adults are considered to be at higher risk for contracting measles. In this advisory, Michael Ben-Aderet, MD, associate director of Hospital Epidemiology at Cedars-Sinai, shares what parents need to know about measles, including risk factors and tips for preventing it.

Released:
30-Apr-2019 6:05 AM EDT

Article ID: 711736

Engineers Study Failed Levees, Research Potential Solutions

Iowa State University

Cassandra Rutherford, an Iowa State geotechnical engineer, has inspected failed levees along Midwestern rivers. And now she's working with other engineers to develop technologies that could improve levee performance.

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22-Apr-2019 4:25 PM EDT
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Article ID: 711689

What couples need to know before starting IVF

Houston Methodist

One in every eight American couples deal with infertility issues, and many turn to in vitro fertilization (IVF) to try and start a family. A Houston Methodist reproductive endocrinologist says there a few things couples should know before going down this path.

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22-Apr-2019 11:05 AM EDT
Newswise: Doctors in the house: Hospitalists elevate level of care for inpatients

Article ID: 711567

Doctors in the house: Hospitalists elevate level of care for inpatients

Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center

Hospital medicine is a relatively new discipline – the term for those who practice it, hospitalists, dates only to 1996 – but it is one of the fastest growing fields in medicine today because of dramatic ways health care has changed over the past two decades.

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18-Apr-2019 4:00 PM EDT
Newswise: Chagas Disease: A Silent Killer with a Cure

Article ID: 711497

Chagas Disease: A Silent Killer with a Cure

Texas State University

Texas State Assistant Professor Dr. Paula Stigler Granados has spent several years researching Chagas disease, a “silent killer” carried through many Kissing Bugs. Dr. Stigler Granados recently shared what the disease means, especially for migrants, as well as those who may contract the disease locally without realizing it.

Released:
18-Apr-2019 9:00 AM EDT

Article ID: 711378

Wallach Invited to Speak on Continued Relevance of Recording Studios

Bowling Green State University

Dr. Jeremy Wallach, a BGSU professor of popular culture and expert on popular music and globalization, was invited to Venice, Italy, for the annual “Music and Musicology in the 21st Century” conference. He presented on the soulful experience of the recording studio, and why technology cannot replace that personal interaction.

Released:
15-Apr-2019 4:40 PM EDT

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Article ID: 711120

Psychology Behind Tax Procrastination

UT Southwestern Medical Center

Research shows that most people file taxes based on how much cash they have on hand and if they expect a payment or a refund,

Released:
10-Apr-2019 5:05 PM EDT

Social and Behavioral Sciences

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Article ID: 710950

Aortic Aneurysms: Who’s At Risk?

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Brett Carroll, MD, Medical Director of the Aortic Center at BIDMC, shares who is at risk for aortic aneurysms.

Released:
8-Apr-2019 4:30 PM EDT
Newswise: Fields of gold

Article ID: 710811

Fields of gold

Sandia National Laboratories

Sandia National Laboratories ecologist Jennifer Payne is one of two Certified Ecological Restoration Practitioners in New Mexico, a title held by only 150 people in the country. With an eye for vegetation, she helps protect lands and upholds labs commitments to protecting the environment.

Released:
4-Apr-2019 2:05 PM EDT
Newswise: Researcher Pushes Medical Professionals to Examine Cardiac Biomarker in Eating Disorder Patients

Article ID: 710649

Researcher Pushes Medical Professionals to Examine Cardiac Biomarker in Eating Disorder Patients

Cornell College

Research continues to prove that a cardiac biomarker is an important key to assessing treatment progress in women with eating disorders.

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2-Apr-2019 3:50 PM EDT

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