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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.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Talk Therapy Plus Meds May Be Best for Severe Depression
A combination of therapy and antidepressants appears to best help people with severe but short-term depression, a new study reports.
Clues to role of magnetism in iron-based superconductors uncovered
New measurements of atomic-scale magnetic behavior in iron-based superconductors by researchers at the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory and Vanderbilt University are challenging conventional wisdom about superconductivity and magnetism.
With hotel operator named, work set to begin on massive Midtown project
The developer of the massive Buckingham Midtown project announced today that Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants will serve as the development's hotel operator, paving the way for construction to begin.
Researchers find that coronary arteries hold heart-regenerating cells
Endothelial cells residing in the coronary arteries can function as cardiac stem cells to produce new heart muscle tissue, Vanderbilt University investigators have discovered.
Combined Drugs and Therapy Most Effective for Severe Nonchronic Depression
NASHVILLE, Tenn. - The odds that a person who suffers from severe, nonchronic depression will recover are improved by as much as 30 percent if they are treated with a combination of cognitive therapy and antidepressant medicine rather than by antidepressants alone.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Slobogin on Scientizing Culpability
Christopher Slobogin has posted Scientizing Culpability: The Implications of Hall v.
Regular blood transfusions can stave off repeat strokes in children with sickle cell disease
The arrow points to evidence of a silent stroke. In patients with sickle cell anemia, such strokes often go undiagnosed because they do not cause immediate symptoms.
Enzyme Holds the Door for Influenza
The enzyme phospholipase D helps the influenza virus escape the immune response.
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Johns Hopkins Psychiatrist: Transgender is a - Mental Disorder' - "...
Dr. Paul R. McHugh, the former psychiatrist-in-chief for Johns Hopkins Hospital and its current Distinguished Service Professor of Psychiatry, said that transgenderism is a "mental disorder" that merits treatment, that sex change is "biologically impossible," and that people who promote sexual reassignment surgery are collaborating with and ... (more)
Schoolkids Need to Be Extra Cautious in September
The end of summer means the start of school, and September is when most younger children head back to class.
First Amendment dumb-down
The First Amendment of the U.S. Constitution contains 45 words and, since 1789, has guaranteed five fundamental rights to generations of Americans.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Laguna Blanca Welcomes Rob Hereford as New Head of School
As the new school year approaches, Laguna Blanca School is pleased to announce its new head of school, Rob Hereford.
More Children Hit by Cars in September, Experts Say
More children are hit by cars during September than any other month of the year, according to Safe Kids Worldwide.
Man arrested for flashing gun-lighter on Ellington Pkwy.
A man was arrested in east Nashville Saturday afternoon after he flashed a lighter that appeared to be a small gun, at another driver on Ellington Parkway.
Nurse Practitioners Have A Good Prognosis For Continued Job Growth In San Jose
San Jose is growing and thriving and demand for well-trained nursing professionals remains strong.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Sister Elizabeth Johnson Blasts Catholic Bishops For 'Unconscionable' Investigation Of American Nuns
NASHVILLE, Tenn. A nun who drew U.S. Catholic bishops' ire with what they consider radical feminist writings fired back Friday , saying their investigation of women's orders is wasteful when financial mismanagement and sexual abuses are being covered up.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
American Nuns Will Honor Elizabeth Johnson Over US Bishops Objections
NASHVILLE, Tenn. The nation's largest leadership group for Catholic nuns will bestow its top award Friday on a theologian who has been condemned by the U.S. Catholic bishops for her book examining the nature of God.
Vanderbilt Medical Center - Pharmaceuticals & Healthcare - Deals and...
The hospital provides patient care, research and bio-medical education. It provides patient care in the areas, including heart and heart surgery, gynecology, cancer, kidney disease, ear, nose and throat, endocrinology, respiratory disorders, and urology.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
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Study: Depression and Parkinson's disease can go hand in hand, make symptoms worse
"If you're visiting with someone newly diagnosed with Parkinson's disease, it's not uncommon that you might find in their history that they've also experienced episodes of depression," Dr. David Charles with Vanderbilt University said.