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Uninsured patients have an increased risk of nonelective thoracic aortic operations, and have increased risks of major morbidity or mortality, according to a study published online April 8 in Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes .
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Nineteen-year-old Duke University freshman Miriam Weeks caused a firestorm when she was exposed moonlighting as porn star Belle Knox to help pay her tuition.
The Rev. William Barber II was born two days after Martin Luther King Jr. told the nation about his dream during the march on Washington.
There's something about a field of wildflowers that draws out the photographer in all of us.
When Aaron Graves began to experience a bad string of migraines about two months ago, he didn't think too much of it.
Earlier this week, Bloomberg Businessweek launched a new series called One Question, which will attempt to take the pulse of MBA students here and abroad to suss out what Next Gen business leaders are thinking.
Hadza women cook tubers they've foraged throughout the day. Compared to the men, who spend their day hunting game, the women have more gut bacteria for breaking down fibrous veggies.
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The Graduate and Professional Student Council elected the remaining half of council positions, received updates on renovations to Duke University Libraries and approved new resolutions at their final meeting Tuesday.
The community is invited to join the Audubon Center and Sanctuary's educators and their friends and fans to see as many birds as possible on a one-day only birdathon.
The Chula Vista Elementary School District is being touted as a model for its methods that have resulted in motivating the community to take action.
Distance achieved in the six-minute walk test may be a practical measure of functional capacity that guides selection of therapy for patients with heart failure, according to research published online April 9 in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology .
Nadeen Weybrecht is a legal recruiter at BCG Attorney Search's Houston Office . She focuses on matching attorneys with employers in Alabama, Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, New Mexico, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Georgia, and Oklahoma metropolitan areas.
Professor Eduardo Bonilla-Silva talked about this book, "Racism without Racists," in which he argues that we do not live in a post-racial society, despite the election and re-election of President Obama.
Duke University professor Dan Ariely sat down with Book TV to talk about his book, "The Truth About Dishonesty."
Cummings, an associate professor and director of the Humans and Autonomy Laboratory at Duke University , said a person's concept of drone technology should not be exclusively tied to targeted killing.
Vivian Connell, a teacher at Phoenix Academy High School, is raising money to bring the school to the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum at the end of May in Washington, D.C. Connell and museum officials are raising money to meet their goal of $20,000 for transportation, lodging and food.