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Strangers help student stay in college after mom's death NASHVILLE - Her mother committed suicide.
Americans committed to better living for bosses can take heart at the fact that college and university administrators - unlike their faculty and students - are thriving.
Discovery Education's Discovery Educator Network hosted 150 educators from across the U.S., Canada and United Kingdom for an immersive, week-long professional development experience.
Physicians should be aware of the prevalence and serious consequences associated with use of counterfeit medical devices, according to a letter to the editor published online July 20 in Lasers in Surgery and Medicine .
Chris Grava, 22, shot an online video of the 30 children at the center in Khayelitsha that his brother Nick, 25, has been running for the past year and a half.
Madeline Farr, who plans to study writing in college, has been awarded a scholarship to attend Kenyon College in Gambier.
The American Society of Hematology will honor Michael DeBaun, MD, MPH, of Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, and Robert P. Hebbel, MD, of the University of Minnesota Medical School with the 2014 Ernest Beutler Lecture and Prize for their significant research advances in the area of sickle cell disease.
A Vanderbilt University-led research team has identified protein "signatures" of genetic mutations that drive colorectal cancer, the nation's second leading cause of cancer deaths after lung cancer.
A probiotic that prevents obesity could be on the horizon. Bacteria that produce a therapeutic compound in the gut inhibit weight gain, insulin resistance and other adverse effects of a high-fat diet in mice, Vanderbilt University investigators have discovered.
Peer-led interventions that target parental well-being can significantly reduce stress, depression and anxiety in mothers of children with disabilities, according to new findings released today in the journal Pediatrics .
Child sex trafficking crimes occur every day in the United States, and doctors can play a role in identifying victims, getting them care and ultimately preventing such crimes, researchers say.
Americans committed to better living for bosses can take heart at the fact that college and university administrators-unlike their faculty and students -are thriving.
Parenting a child with autism and/or other disabilities can be rewarding yet stressful.
This entry was authored by Hodgson Russ summer associate Jonathan Jasinski. Jonathan is a student at Vanderbilt University Law School.
Updated: Thu Jul 24, 2014 08:00 am
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