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2 hrs ago | Fox News

Adding therapy to meds may speed depression recovery for some

For about a third of people with depression, adding cognitive therapy to treatment with antidepressant medication helps them reach remission and recovery quicker, according to a new study.


Related Topix: Depression, Health, Psychology, Science, Nashville, TN, Medicine, Psychiatry

6 hrs ago | Christianity Today

The Wrong Kind of Christian

I'm not a fundamentalist. My friends and I enjoy art, alcohol, and cultural engagement.


7 hrs ago | Science Blog

Is proposed college rating systems unfair to low-income, minority students?

In an effort to address recent accountability and financial aid policy proposals in Washington that may be detrimental to low-income and minority students, a higher education research and policy briefing will take place Sept.


Related Topix: University of Pennsylvania, University of Wisconsin Madison

Tue Aug 26, 2014


Ava Nell Timoschuk, 78

Ava Nell Timoschuk, 78, of Smyrna died Friday, Aug. 22, at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville.


Related Topix: Nashville, TN

Media Matters for America

It's Women's Equality Day, And Conservative Media Have A Long Way To Go

August 26 marks Women's Equality Day , commemorating the passage of the 19th Amendment to the Constitution which gave women the right to vote.


Related Topix: University of Tennessee, University of North Carolina Asheville, Washington College, US News, Liberal Political News

KICD-AM Spencer

Emmetsburg Native Named Vanderbilt Provost

A 1980 graduate of Emmetsburg High School has risen to the position of Provost and Vice Chancellor of Academic Affairs at Vanderbilt University.


Related Topix: Emmetsburg, IA, University of Iowa, Biology, Science, Cell Biology

Mon Aug 25, 2014

The Courier

Rye awarded director of the year

Dr. JemmiLou Rye, formerly of Russellville, was awarded director of the year by the Orpheum Musical Theatre Award for her direction of the musical "Into the Woods."


Related Topix: Rhodes College, Nashville, TN

Alabama Live

Vanderbilt honors founding pastor of Vestavia Hills Methodist, who officiated son's same-sex wedding

Vanderbilt University plans to honor a former Vestavia Hills minister whose church trial for officiating his son's same-sex wedding was dropped earlier this year .


Related Topix: Wedding, Methodist, Religion, Vestavia Hills, AL, Southern College, Birmingham-Southern College

PhysOrg Weblog

Researchers develop new approach to identify 'drivers' of cancer

UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center researchers have developed a new integrated approach to pinpoint the genetic "drivers" of cancer, uncovering eight genes that could be viable for targeted breast cancer therapy.


Related Topix: Genetics, Biology, Science, Bioinformatics, Loyola University Chicago

CBC News

The folly of mass quarantine, especially for diseases like Ebola

Last week, military personnel set up a barricade around the West Point slum in Liberia, but medical experts say there's no proof the medieval measure is effective.


Related Topix: Liberia, World News, Africa, Prince Edward County, VA, Epidemic, Natural Disasters

WTVF Nashville

Love and Theft's Stephen Barker Liles weds

Sorry ladies, both halves of the country duo Love and Theft are now off the market.


Related Topix: Nashville, TN, Wedding

Sun Aug 24, 2014


Using Cognitive Therapy With Medications Could...

The chances that a person suffering from severe, nonchronic depression will make a full recovery increases by up to 30 percent if the individual is treated using a combination of cognitive therapy and antidepressant medication, a team of experts led by Vanderbilt University professor Steven Hollon claim in a new study.


Related Topix: Depression, Health

New York Daily News

Our Lady of the Blessed Sacrament School

Making the decision to send your child to a Catholic School is one of the most important decisions you will ever make.


Related Topix: Roman Catholic Church, Religion

Columbia Daily Herald

Man charged in alleged phone theft

Multiple arrest warrants are out for a Waynesboro man who allegedly stole a cell phone from a patient at a Veterans Affairs clinic, according to a Columbia Police Department report.


Related Topix: Waynesboro, TN, Wayne County, TN, Nashville, TN, Columbia, TN

Sat Aug 23, 2014

Columbia Daily Herald

Father, son recovering after wreck

Emergency personnel work to remove Jon and Tripp Roberts from a GMC Yukon Thursday at the U.S. Highway 43 and State Highway 7 off ramp.


Related Topix: Nashville, TN, Columbia, TN, Lawrence County, TN


Man killed in shooting outside Nashville apartment complex

A man that was shot outside his Edmondson Pike apartment Friday night has been identified as 20-year-old Jorge Carnica.


CDR Salamander

Lost Opportunities: WWI and the Birth of the Modern World, With James Holmes - on Midrats

A hundred years on, in 2014 what insights can we gain from the war that started 100 years ago in August of 2014? What are some of the lessons we need to remember in all four levers of national power; diplomatic, informational, military, and economic - in order to help steer our future course as a nation, and to better understand developing events? ... (more)


Related Topix: Naval War College, University of Georgia, US Military, US Navy, US News, Salve Regina University

Fri Aug 22, 2014

Christianity Today

The Wrong Kind of Christian

I'm not a fundamentalist. My friends and I enjoy art, alcohol, and cultural engagement.


NewsFactor Popular with Banks's services, processing more than $1 trillion in confirmation information annually for a majority of public companies, as well as private companies, non-profits and government agencies, are now used by more than 700 banks in 60 countries, including most recently South Africa, Australia, Singapore and Malaysia.


The Bennington Banner

Do you know your First Amendment rights?

The First Amendment of the U.S. Constitution contains just 45 words and, since 1789, has guaranteed five fundamental rights to generations of Americans.


Related Topix: Opinion