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  1. Bioscience 2 building construction wraps upRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Denver Post

    The founders of a growing biotechnology firm could walk down two flights of stairs and brainstorm with students and faculty members. A surgeon from the neighboring University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus can present a case-study to bioengineering students, who then could deliberate, design and 3-D print a surgical device.


  2. U.Va. Breast Cancer Center Gets a 3-D Mammogram VanRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | WCAV

    "Get you're mammogram!" exclaims Jennifer Harvey, Director of Breast Imaging at the University of Virginia's Breast Cancer Center. "It has the 3-D Mammography, which is also called Tomosynthesis," says Harvey, "this is a great new technology, it finds 30% more breast cancers than regular mammograms and they tend to be small early cancers that can be very treatable."


  3. Deutsche Bank Reaffirms Buy Rating for Gilead SciencesRead the original story

    9 hrs ago |

    's stock had its "buy" rating reissued by research analysts at Deutsche Bank in a report released on Saturday. They currently have a $125.00 price target on the biopharmaceutical research company's stock.


  4. Cannes Watch: Going out In styleRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | KLTV Tyler

    The 68th Cannes Film Festival was going out in style this weekend, with Marion Cotillard drawing raves on both carpet and screen at the "Macbeth" premiere and the very cool entourage from the LA indie "Dope" continuing to wow the fest as anticipation grew for Sunday's Palme d'Or finale. Marion Cotillard plays a queen in Justin Kurzel's "Macbeth," but at its Cannes premiere she was also a bejeweled queen of the red carpet.


  5. Turf farms are a 'valuable agricultural commodity' in Pawcatuck watershedRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Day

    North just two-and-a-half miles from Kenyon Industries and the banks of the Pawcatuck River , a landscape more reminiscent of the Great Plains than rocky, hilly New England meets the eye - acres of flat, stone-free fields lush with the signature crop of modern human landscapes. There, Peter Butson drives his pickup truck along one of the dirt roads through Kingston Turf's 300 acres of grass destined for Fenway Park, Gillette Stadium, Yankee Stadium, golf courses and country clubs.


  6. Why too much choice makes us totally miserableRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

    Once, when I was suffering a fit of depression, I walked into a supermarket to buy a packet of washing powder. Confronted by a shelf full of different possibilities, I stood there for 15 minutes staring at them, then walked out without buying any washing powder at all.


  7. US: Egg producer calls for turning school into biosecurity siteRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Crofs Blogs

    One of the largest egg producers in the nation wants to take over a soon-to-close high school here to use as a biosecurity facility. Hawkeye Pride Egg Farms submitted a letter of intent to the Corwith-Wesley school district last week, seeking to purchase the school for $1.


  8. Matt Rambo scores 4 goals, Maryland beats John Hopkins 12-11Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Matt Rambo had four goals and two assists to help Maryland beat Johns Hopkins 12-11 in the semifinals Saturday. Denver beat Notre Dame 11-10 in the first semifinal.


  9. Cousin marriages main reason behind rise in blood diseases'Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Daily Times

    ... by journalists, Shamsi said that to gauge the effectiveness of treatments and to determine the load likely to fall on health-care systems, it is necessary to understand the prevalence and natural progression of the disease especially with regard to ...


  10. Va. Beach Oceanfront campaign targets litter, cigarettesRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... and not feeding the seagulls can help control bacteria levels in the water, according to the city's Department of Health. Laura Habr, who owns a restaurant and heads a committee focused on environmental responsibility in the resort area, described ...


  11. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | WXOW-TV La Crosse

    ... erday," Bjornson said. The group said the best thing they can do to help their fellow veterans struggling with mental health is talk about it and let them know help is out there.


  12. Lawmakers review tax breaks for wheelchairs, hearing aidsRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | KRNV-TV Reno

    Nevada lawmakers are reviewing a proposal that would take away the sales tax paid on motorized wheelchairs and hearing aids. The measure would create a 2016 ballot question asking voters to exempt the sales tax applied to durable medical equipment like canes, scooters and crutches sold by a licensed health care provider.


  13. Susan Pawlak-Seaman: A decade later, colonoscopy screening was worth the aggravationRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago |

    Ten years after my initial screening colonoscopy , I was back for more.  Not necessarily because it's something I was eager to do but because it's something I know is important to do. Something that could ward off Big Trouble down the line.  According to the Centers for Disease Control, colorectal cancer is the second leading cause of cancer-related deaths in the United States.


  14. a Silent KillerRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Lethbridge Herald

    ... a local resident in Lethbridge was diagnosed with kidney disease around 15 years ago and had no idea he had any health problems. When he was in his late 20s, he described himself as young, healthy and active, so he was surprised when he was denied ...


  15. Hey San Diego! Beach, Pool Season is Here; Safety FirstRead the original story

    10 hrs ago |

    Every year, thousands of San Diegans and visitors are drawn to the beaches and pools to enjoy the wonderful recreational activities. For many it will be the first time swimming since last season.


  16. Gene Frenette: Blake Bortles has done 'everything he could to improve his craft' during offseasonRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Florida Times-Union

    Blake Bortles looks for an open receiver and ends up scrambling for 4 yards with 7:33 to play in the fourth quarter. The Jacksonville Jaguars hosted the Houston Texans at EverBank Field Sunday December 7, 2014.


  17. Bobby Jindal Fast FactsRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | KLAL-FM Little Rock

    1996-1998 - Secretary of the Health and Hospitals Department for the State of Louisiana. Jindal restructures Louisiana's Medicaid program from bankruptcy to surplus. 1998 - Appointed executive director of the National Bipartisan Commission on the ...


  18. Former TX State Rep. Leo Berman passes away after lymphoma battleRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | KLTV Tyler

    ... forward to the next step in life while encouraging those around him. Even the pains and discomforts from declining health never kept him down. He was a best friend to me. I'm grateful for his friendship and I thank him for being a great life example ...


  19. Holton animal shelter to offer rabies vaccinationsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    A rabies vaccination and microchip clinic is planned from 10 a.m. to noon June 6 at Heart of Jackson Humane Shelter, 414 E. 8th St. in Holton. Cost is $10 for one-year rabies vaccination; $25 for Avid microchip, which includes implant and national registration fee; and $5 for name tag.


  20. The renin-angiotensin system and its involvement in vascular disease.Read the original story

    10 hrs ago | CiteULike

    The renin-angiotensin system plays a critical role in the pathogenesis of many types of cardiovascular diseases including cardiomyopathy, valvular heart disease, aneurysms, stroke, coronary artery disease and vascular injury. Besides the classical regulatory effects on blood pressure and sodium homoeostasis, the RAS is involved in the regulation of contractility and remodelling of the vessel wall.