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June 18 - 23

2019 AANP National Conference

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July 19 - 21

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July 22 - 25

Skin, Bones, Hearts & Private Parts 2019 Myrtle Beach CME/CE Conference

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July 27 - 28

31st Annual Southwestern Regional Nurse Practitioner Symposium

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A state-of-the-art brain-machine interface created by UC San Francisco neuroscientists can generate natural-sounding synthetic speech by using brain activity to control a virt...
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Sensing Food Textures Is A Matter Of Pressure

Food's texture affects whether it is eaten, liked or rejected, according to Penn State researchers, who say some people are better at detecting even minor differences in consi...
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Adventist Health White Memorial Improves Operating Room Turnaround Time With TAGNOS-Zebra Solution

TAGNOS™, developer of clinical logistics automation software for hospital operations, and Zebra Technologies (NASDAQ: ZBRA), an innovator at the edge of the enterprise with s...
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Consistent Use Of Diabetes Technology Across Multiple Environments Benefits Youth With Diabetes

In recent years, diabetes technology has evolved at a rapid pace, and the use of insulin pumps and continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) systems has grown tremendously. To foste...
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Researchers’ Discovery Could Lead To Improved Therapies For Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy

A new multi-institution study spearheaded by researchers at Florida State University and the University of California, Los Angeles suggests a tiny protein could play a major r...
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Study: Suicide Among Older Adults In Long-Term Care Suggests More Is Needed To Promote Mental, Social Well-Being

Clinicians, administrators and policymakers should consider ways to support the mental health and well-being of older adults as they go through residential transitions, accord...
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Phantom Sensations: When The Sense of Touch Deceives

Without being aware of it, people sometimes wrongly perceive tactile sensations. A new study in the scientific journal "Current Biology" shows how healthy people can sometimes...
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Gut Microbes Eat Our Medication

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Adjuvant That Prevents Vaccine-Enhanced Respiratory Disease In RSV Identified

A unique adjuvant, a substance that enhances the body's immune response to toxins and foreign matter, can prevent vaccine-enhanced respiratory disease, a sickness that has pos...
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Two Hours A Week Is Key Dose Of Nature For Health And Wellbeing

Spending at least two hours a week in nature may be a crucial threshold for promoting health and wellbeing, according to a new large-scale study. Research led by the Universi...
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Rutgers Scientist Creates “Virtual Biopsy” Device to Detect Skin Tumors

Using sound vibrations and pulses of near-infrared light, a Rutgers University scientist has developed a new “virtual biopsy” device that can quickly determine a skin lesion’s...
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Smoking May Impair Body's Blood Pressure Autocorrect System

Smokers may be at a higher risk for developing hypertension, and an overactive response to normal drops in blood pressure may help explain why, according to researchers. "The...
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Hopkins Researchers Release Tool To Enable Better Health Care

The Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory (APL), in Laurel, Maryland, and Johns Hopkins Medicine have launched the Precision Medicine Analytics Platform (PMAP), a new data ...
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Study: Apple Watch Shows Promise In Detecting AFib

Summary: Study findings presented at the American College of Cardiology (ACC) Annual Meeting showed that Apple Watch was able to accurately detect atrial fibrillation (AFib),...
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Cancer Survivors Celebrate Strength, Self-Care

To survive in his struggle against an aggressive form of prostate cancer, Bin McLaurin didn't only have to overcome the disease attacking his body. He said he also had to toss...
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A personalized prognosis for patients diagnosed with triple-negative breast cancer was the goal of a new study by Katherine Varley, PhD, researcher at Huntsman Cancer Institut...
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Penn Researchers Influence CDC’s Clarification On Prescribing Opioids For Cancer Pain

To reduce the number of people who may misuse, abuse, or overdose from opioids, multiple national agencies including the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) have ...
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Kids With Headache After Stroke Might Be At Risk For Another Stroke

A new study has found a high incidence of headaches in pediatric stroke survivors and identified a possible association between post-stroke headache and stroke recurrence. Hea...
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If you’re looking for a top-notch hospital with a wide range of services, narrowing your list to hospitals with a five-star patient experience rating might lead you astray. Ma...
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Study Identifies Promising Target For Parkinson’s Intervention

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Study Aims To Use Orange Peels For Something Useful: Better Heart Health

You’ve heard an apple a day keeps the doctor away. Now orange peels may improve your heart health. Yu Wang, an assistant professor of food science and human nutrition at the ...
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A Homing Beacon For Chemotherapy Drugs

Killing tumor cells while sparing their normal counterparts is a central challenge of cancer chemotherapy. If scientists could put a “homing beacon” in tumors, they could attr...
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Lots of parents and children go into related lines of work. But not many do it with as much heart–literally–as one father-and-son duo at Cedars-Sinai. Fardad Esmailian, MD, t...
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Increase In Resolution, Scale Take CT Scanning And Diagnosis To The Next Level

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