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2 hrs ago | Daily Kos
OND is a regular community feature on Daily Kos, consisting of news stories from around the world, sometimes coupled with a daily theme, original research or commentary.
4 hrs ago | Biology News Net
Treating the rare disease MPS I is a challenge. MPS I, caused by the deficiency of a key enzyme called IDUA, eventually leads to the abnormal accumulation of certain molecules and cell death.
8 hrs ago | News Max
Stock guru Jeremy Siegel, finance professor at the University of Pennsylvania, is sticking with his prediction of 18,000 for the Dow Jones industrial average this year.
12 hrs ago | Insurance Journal West
On average, states allowing the medical use of marijuana have lower rates of deaths resulting from opioid analgesic overdoses than states without such laws.
17 hrs ago | Phillymag.com
Tomorrow Drexel University will announce to trustees and senior staff that Harris Steinberg, currently executive director of the University of Pennsylvania's PennPraxis , will become executive director of the Lindy Institute for Urban Innovation .
21 hrs ago | Community Advocate Newspaper
Dr. Steven First, 80, died Thursday morning, Aug. 21, 2014, after brief period of failing health.
A new review presents recommendations for the management of eating disorders in children.
States that have legalized the use of medical marijuana to manage chronic pain and other conditions have a 25 percent lower rate of deaths from opioid drug overdose than states where medical marijuana is illegal, according to a new study.
Many colleges ask the question, "Why us?" as part of the college admissions process.
In states where it is legal to use medical marijuana to manage chronic pain and other conditions, the annual number of deaths from prescription drug overdose is 25 percent lower than in states where medical marijuana remains illegal, new research suggests.
Apparently upset that white people were receiving awards at the MTV Video Music Awards ceremony Sunday, Anthea Butler, a professor of religious studies at the University of Pennsylvania, issued a racially-charged tweet, The Blaze reported.
An updated alert system in electronic health records heavily reduced urinary tract infections acquired in a hospital, according to a new study.
Free-wheeling and business-oriented, the southern Chinese city of Guangzhou is a long way from Beijing physically, culturally and linguistically -- and hackles have been raised by reports Communist authorities are demanding local television drop Cantonese in favour of Mandarin.
I stumbled across an article in the Philadelphia Inquirer today which makes a rather odd claim in both the headline and the lede: States running their own Affordable Care Act marketplaces enrolled more people in health insurance than those using the federal marketplace, according to an analysis by researchers at the University of Pennsylvania's ... (more)
Getting informed consent from desperate people and their families for experimental treatments is quite easy.
Digestive issues could quite possibly be the biggest reason for many of the ailments people suffer from today.
Kidney donor Sue Bunn with Kyra Duran, the woman who received her kidney 10 years ago, at the 2014 transplant games in Houston, Texas.
Updated: Tue Aug 26, 2014 11:31 pm
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