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  1. Dr. Kerri Luzzo of the Reproductive Science Center of Providence...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | PRWeb

    ... and fertility expert, as well as a clinical instructor in the Department of Family Medicine at Brown University Alpert Medical School in Providence, RI. Dr. Luzzo specializes in helping people who are having trouble getting pregnant or who want to ...

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  2. Parents of obese kids may be more ready to tackle diet than exerciseRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Reuters

    ... readiness to change dietary behaviors versus physical activity behaviors," said Dr. Kyung Rhee, who was at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island, when she led the study. "They weren't always ready to do both - some families were ready to do ...

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  3. Lift U.S. ban on blood donations by gay menRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KFVS12

    ... said Cohen, who co-wrote the article with Jeremy Feigenbaum of Harvard Law School and Dr. Eli Adashi of Brown University's medical school. The lifetime ban for gay or bisexual men stands in contradiction to other FDA policies regarding people ... 10 comments

  4. Lift U.S. Ban on Blood Donations by Gay Men, Experts SayRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Mental Help Net

    ... said Cohen, who co-wrote the article with Jeremy Feigenbaum of Harvard Law School and Dr. Eli Adashi of Brown University's medical school. The lifetime ban for gay or bisexual men stands in contradiction to other FDA policies regarding people ...

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  5. Full Explanation Reduces Seniors' Worries about Lung Cancer ScreeningRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... said lead study author Ilana F. Gareen, Ph.D. , assistant professor of epidemiology research at the Brown University Center for Statistical Sciences, Providence, R.I. "Instead we found that people had anxiety levels and quality of life that were ...

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  6. WaterFire to help raise awareness of hepatitis CRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | SFGate

    ... hepatitis C in the state that is being spearheaded by Dr. Lynn Taylor . The Miriam Hospital physician and Brown University medical school professor got a $300,000 innovation fellowship from the Rhode Island Foundation . Three-quarters of those ...

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  7. Choice bias: A quirky byproduct of learning from rewardRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | ECNmag

    PROVIDENCE, R.I. [Brown University] -The price of learning from rewarding choices may be just a touch of self-delusion, according to a new study in Neuron .

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  8. Providence's Dean Hotel offers a fresh and hip vibeRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Globe and Mail

    ... At the Dean, you'll feel the influence of each of the nearby institutions: Expect the Ivy League panache of Brown University, the imaginative dining of Johnson & Wales University (known for its cooking school) and, most notably, the eye-catching ...

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  9. Controversy over ban on gay men donating bloodRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | CBS News

    ... said Cohen, who co-wrote the article with Jeremy Feigenbaum of Harvard Law School and Dr. Eli Adashi of Brown University's medical school. The lifetime ban for gay or bisexual men stands in contradiction to other FDA policies regarding people ...

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  10. Should the US lower its drinking age?Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | News 4 Jax

    When asked what the minimum legal drinking age should be in the U.S., Heath says 8, or maybe even 6. No, the Brown University anthropology professor is not advocating getting kids drunk.

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  11. Nadel once thought his future was calling hockeyRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Texas Rangers

    ... to go to a college that had a great radio station and would allow him to get plenty of air time. He chose Brown University in Rhode Island. "WBRU-FM was a professional radio station where we learned from the upperclassmen," Nadel said. "Without any ...

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  12. Choice Bias: A Quirky Byproduct Of Learning From Reward, Brown University StudyRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | BioSpace

    ... quirk of behavior is a byproduct of how the brain reinforces learning from reward. PROVIDENCE, R.I. [Brown University] - The price of learning from rewarding choices may be just a touch of self-delusion, according to a new study in Neuron. The ...

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  13. KIDmob Helps Superhero Cyborg Kids Prototype Their Own ProstheticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Inhabitat

    ... able to design and prototype their own body modifications . The "Superhero Cyborg" workshop was held at Brown University's School of Engineering, in conjunction with the Helping Hands Foundation. Engineering and design students from Brown and RISD ...

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  14. Research scientist honoredRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Warwickonline.com

    Warwick resident Surendra Sharma, MD, PhD, a research scientist and professor in the Department of Pediatrics at Women & Infants Hospital of Rhode Island and The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, was recently presented with the Distinguished Service Award at the 34th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Reproductive Immunology ... (more)

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  15. What's The Secret To Upping Your Weekly Mileage?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Competitor Magazine

    ... 13 years, at all levels of the sport. He was a two time Division-I All-American in Cross Country while at Brown University and competed professionally for 4 years after college for the Hansons-Brooks Distance Project. Jeff's writing has been ...

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  16. Chamberlain Hrdlicka Shareholder Named "Attorney of the Year" ...Read the original story

    Yesterday | PR.com

    ... Torts and Unfair Competition Committee of the American Bar Association Section of Litigation. A graduate of Brown University (1995) and the University of Pennsylvania Law School (1998), Fenton lives in Bryn Mawr, Pa. About Chamberlain Hrdlicka ...

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  17. The WilliesAN American's Advice to N. Korea: Grow UpRead the original story

    Mar 29, 2013 | American Reporter

    ... no one knows the exact number) and 2.8 million Iraqis either internally displaced or in exile. According to Brown University's Costs of War Project, the cost of 10 years of war in Iraq is about $2.2 trillion. That doesn't count the $80 billion spent ...

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  18. 2014 New England Senior ChampionshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Bangor Daily News

    ... from southern Maine, New Hampshire and Massachusetts met Friday morning for the New England Championship at Brown University. At my first college championship meet two years ago I found myself amazed at the talent of the top swimmers in our ...

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  19. Throwing Hard and Hitting Goals, On and Off the FieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | PR Log

    ... Bryan Powlen is training hard on the field and training even harder in the office. Bryan graduated from Brown University in 2010 with a degree in Chemistry. He decided to use his talents in a business atmosphere and interviewed for an entry level ...

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  20. New Research Shows Bacteria Swim With Whole...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | RedOrbit

    ... the cell body contributes nothing to swimming in organisms that swim using flagella. Credit: Breuer Lab/Brown University When it comes to swimming, the bodies of some bacteria are more than just dead weight, according to new research from Brown ...

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