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Tuesday Jul 29 | She Knows

10 Foods that make you feel full longer

Kathryn Matthews is a New York City-based lifestyles writer, editor and Certified Holistic Health Coach.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Holistic Health, Life, Food, Nutrition, Dieting, Supplement, Vegetables

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Newswise

UAB Enrolls Nation's First Patient in Phase III Drug Trial for Preeclampsia

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - The University of Alabama at Birmingham Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology has enrolled the first patient in the United States in a Phase III clinical trial for a drug to treat preeclampsia in pregnant women that, if successful, would be a significant clinical breakthrough for reducing pre-term births and infant mortality.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Birmingham, AL, Supplement, University of Alabama

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Few check doctors' vitals before letting them check theirs

Americans consider insurance and a good bedside manner in choosing a doctor, but will that doctor provide high-quality care? A new poll shows that people don't know how to determine that.

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Related Topix: Supplement, Lexington, AL

Wed Jul 16, 2014

Newswise

New Psoriasis Drug Shows Potential in UAB-Led Phase III Trial

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - Randomized, phase III research from the University of Alabama at Birmingham shows that a new drug improves symptoms related to moderate to severe plaque psoriasis, a chronic skin disease of scaling and inflammation.

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Related Topix: Psoriasis, Medicine, Health, Birmingham, AL, University of Alabama, Supplement, Arthritis

Mon Jul 14, 2014

EurekAlert!

Study examines dietary fatty acid intake, risk for Lou Gehrig disease

Bottom Line: Eating foods high in I<-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids from vegetable and marine sources may help reduce the risk for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis , the fatal neurodegenerative disease commonly referred to as Lou Gehrig's disease.

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Related Topix: Supplement

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Alabama Live

USA College of Medicine starts student-run clinic at homeless shelter

Students at the University of South Alabama College of Medicine have recently kick-started a student-run volunteer clinic at 15 Place, a homeless shelter in Mobile, Ala.

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Related Topix: University of South Alabama, Supplement, Mobile, AL, Medicine, Nursing

Mon Jul 07, 2014

ABC 33/40

Ala. man gets mental treatment in school gun scare

An Alabama man accused of holding five girls at gunpoint in a school locker room last year has been committed to a state mental institution by a judge.

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Related Topix: Supplement

Sat Jul 05, 2014

PeoriaTimes-Observer

Room to Breathe

But beneath all the bells and whistles on display in the Nashville, Tenn.-area Smart Home-smart phone-controlled thermostats and beds that adjust to your body's particularities -are features with a more serious purpose.

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Related Topix: Home Listing, Home, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Environmental Law, Law, Environment, Science, Supplement

Fri Jul 04, 2014

Goose Creek Gazette

Invasion of the body snatchers?

There's this stranger who yells at noisy kids, shakes his fists at speeders in the neighborhood, glares at youngsters who thump the subwoofers in their cars at sub-atomic testing, and has yet to understand most of the applications on his cellphone.

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Related Topix: Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Supplement

Thu Jul 03, 2014

Library Journal

Adieu, Las Vegas

Before I got to Las Vegas I thought I would hate it as a conference city. After a few days spent there, I now know that my premonition was correct.

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Related Topix: Supplement

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