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  1. The brain needs longer to recover from football hits; off-season doesn't allow enough timeRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Medical News Today

    ... concerned about," said Jeffrey J. Bazarian, M.D., associate professor of Emergency Medicine at the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry and lead author of the study, published in PLOS ONE. "At this point we don't know the ...

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  2. Mountainous Fib: Andes Lie About Their AgeRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Live Science

    ... Carmala Garzione, professor and chair of the Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences at the University of Rochester. "There are fundamentally different processes that are leading to the uplift." Both are part of the uplift caused by the ...

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  3. University of Rochester releases study on head injuriesRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | WHEC-TV Rochester

    Researchers at the University of Rochester say student athletes involved in contact sports might need a longer recovery time than originally thought.

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  4. Rochester Medical Museum moves to new homeRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | Rochester Business Journal

    ... is not the only local storehouse of local medical lore. The Rochester Historical Society and the University of Rochester's Rush Rhees Library, to name two others, also document the region's medical history. But the medical museum can claim the ...

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  5. School Notes: April 20Read the original story

    23 hrs ago | The Smithfield Herald

    Talen Daniel Geib has been named to the fall semester Dean's List at the University of Rochester, where he is a sophomore majoring in economics.

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  6. UR study: Football impact on brain lingersUR study: Football impact...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

    A research study at the University of Rochester suggests even a player who sustains routine hits during a football season may need more than six months for his brain to fully heal.

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  7. United Way of NNY sponsoring program about organ donation on TuesdayRead the original story

    Yesterday | Watertown Daily Times

    ... and helping to coordinate transplants mainly at Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, and the University of Rochester Medical Center. 'We are thrilled that in Governor Cuomo's State of the State address and in the budget that was approved, that he ...

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  8. Glen Rock: College News, April 18Read the original story

    Yesterday | NorthJersey.com

    ... glenrock@northjersey.com. Daniel Radin, a freshman majoring in cell and developmental biology at the University of Rochester, has been named to the Dean's List for the fall 2013 semester. Radin is the son of Michelle Radin and Marc Radin, and a ...

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  9. Study says football players need more time between seasons to recover from head impactsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MSNBC

    ... of non-concussive, repetitive head impacts, researchers put accelerometers in the helmets of 10 University of Rochester football players. The scientists used these sensors to monitor the quantity and severity of the blows that the players suffered ...

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  10. College Board announces several changes to 88-year-old SATRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Raw Story

    ... of critical thinking skills," Jonathan Burdick, vice provost and dean of college admission at the University of Rochester in New York state, told AFP. The SAT remains multiple choice, but there will be four choices rather than five, and no points ...

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  11. UofR Study: Players' Brain Injuries Don't ...Read the original story

    Thursday | 106.7 KISS FM

    New research at the University of Rochester shows minor brain injuries detected in players after a season of football don't fully heal in the off-season.

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  12. UofR Study: Players' Brain Injuries Don't Fully Heal in Off-SeasonRead the original story

    Thursday | WHAM-AM Rochester

    New research at the University of Rochester shows minor brain injuries detected in players after a season of football don't fully heal in the off-season.

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  13. Revised SAT exam seeks to retain relevance as critics question its worthRead the original story

    Thursday | South China Morning Post

    ... critical thinking skills," said Jonathan Burdick, vice provost and dean of college admission at the University of Rochester in New York state. The SAT remains multiple choice, but there will be four choices rather than five, and no points lost for ...

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  14. Study recalculates costs of combination vaccinesRead the original story

    Thursday | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... for other common infections was associated with a lower rate of hospital admissions for ... A University of Rochester study brings relief to new parents who, while navigating a jam-packed childhood vaccine schedule, can expect to soothe their ...

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  15. Economic Council meetings don't have to open to publicRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

    ... has not been made public, though the ESD expects to put a more detailed synopsis on its website. University of Rochester President Joel Seligman, who is a co-chair of the Finger Lakes council, said openness is the standard, though there are times a ... 1 comment

  16. Study: More recovery time needed for football injuriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | 13WHAM

    A University of Rochester study examined the brains of college football players who hadn't suffered a concussion.

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  17. Full-night's sleep not what it's cracked up to beRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WTLV

    ... interrupted sleep," says Dr. Donald Greenblatt, director of the Strong Sleep Disorders Clinic at the University of Rochester Medicine. And if you decide to get up in the middle of the night, he advises thinking of it as a time to do something ...

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  18. Off-season may not be long enough for football players' brain healthRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Fox News

    ... told Reuters Health. Bazarian is the lead author of the new study published in PLOS ONE from the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry in Rochester, New York. He and his fellow researchers got the idea for the study after testing ...

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  19. Young Men of Color Envision Academic Success at Annual SymposiumRead the original story

    Wednesday | University of Rochester

    ... is a symposium organized by the Minority Male Leadership Association , an affinity group at the University of Rochester. The day includes three workshop sessions that will teach students strategies to get into college or graduate school and will ...

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  20. Snoring Tots May Develop Behavioral Issues LaterRead the original story

    Mar 5, 2012 | Revolution Health

    ... periods in brain development." Heidi Connolly, division chief for pediatric sleep medicine at University of Rochester Medical Center in New York, said the study adds to a growing body of research showing that snoring, mouth breathing and sleep apnea ...

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