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More than 450,000 babies are born too soon each year in the U.S. Preterm birth is a serious health problem that costs the nation more than $26 billion annually, according to the Institute of Medicine, and is the leading cause of newborn death.
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Rhode Island AARP State Director Kathleen Connell lives in Middletown and on Saturday night, she was given a warm reception and recognition for her leadership in the health field and advancing women in both health and government.
12 hrs ago | T.H.E. Journal
Researchers at Brown University have developed a data shuffling technique designed to improve the security of data stored in the cloud by hiding usage patterns, which can be analyzed to reveal secret information.
16 hrs ago | Cape Cod Times
The spring session of the Open University of Wellfleet, a forum for learning more about Wellfleet's cultural history, will begin April 1 with five, six-week classes at cultural centers in town.
Cornell University President David Skorton will step down next year to lead the Smithsonian Institution, the world's largest museum and research complex.
October 1, 2011 to September 30, 2012Enhancement of Lawrence CPAC: CPAC Lawrence increases counseling services; 1558 Hispanic students were served in fall 2011 and 2069 Hispanic students were served in spring 2012.
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St. Paul's Kitchen, of the Eliot Church on Summer Street in Lowell, served 33,500 meals last year, totaling $34,000 thanks to 16 churches and two businesses surrounding the area.
The Chicago Teachers Union plans to take the energy of popular democracy that has served the union so well and bring it into the city's neighborhoods.
His office says the Governor was at Brown University in Providence taking part in a forum with the Rhode Island Governor.
"As music tames the savage beast, coffee civilizes man unkind." Dave Fullerton came up with the line compiled from an E. E. Cummings poem and a Bugs Bunny misquote from a William Congreve play.
FirstWorks' 10th anniversary celebration continues with a landmark concert by one of the world's most revered dance companies, Mark Morris Dance Group, tonight, March 8, 2014, 8:00pm at The Vets, 1 Avenue of the Arts, Providence.
A large number of overdose deaths continue to concern health officials, the Pawtucket Red Sox look to stay in Pawtucket and Brown University celebrates an important milestone.
If you ask most 22-year-old adults what they are up to, you can expect replies such as - looking for a job, finishing my graduation and so on.
Margaret N. Freije, Ph.D., has been named vice president for academic affairs and dean of the College of the Holy Cross .