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  1. Decreasing sound and vibration during ground transport of infants with very low birth weightRead the original story

    Tuesday | Journal of Perinatology

    Correspondence: Dr J Prehn, School of Physical Therapy, William Carey University, WCU 9, 498 Tuscan Avenue, Hattiesburg, MS 39401, USA. E-mail: judypedpt@bellsouth.net To measure the effectiveness of modifications to reduce sound and vibration during interhospital ground transport of a simulated infant with very low birth weight and a gestational age of 30 weeks, a period of high susceptibility to germinal matrix and intraventricular hemorrhage.

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  2. Community groups join forces for cardiac program for ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    The Comox Valley Cardio-Pulmonary Wellness program will be available to members of the community with heart and lung conditions starting this month. The concept for this program started when a health-care team from St. Joseph's saw a need for an accessible and sustainable exercise programs for people with heart and lung problems.

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  3. WVU frat pledge from Williamsville had 0.493 BAC Nolan Burch was...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | WKBW

    Morgantown Police Chief Ed Preston said Tuesday that medical tests showed 18-year-old Nolan Michael Burch's blood alcohol level was 0.493. That's more than six times the legal limit of 0.08.

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  4. College student from Buffalo died with 0.493 blood alcohol level, West Virginia cops sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Newsday

    Morgantown Police Chief Ed Preston said Tuesday that tests showed 18-year-old Nolan Michael Burch's blood alcohol level was 0.493. That's more than six times the legal limit of 0.08 for driving. 2 comments

  5. Now Available: Steward Health Care System, LLC - Pharmaceuticals &...Read the original story

    Tuesday Jan 27 | PR-inside.com

    ... diseases, kidney diseases, oral surgery, pain management, pediatrics, plastic surgery, psychiatry, pulmonary medicine, rehabilitation and physical therapy, sleep medicine, substance abuse, thoracic surgery, travel medicine, urology, vascular surgery ...

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  6. Cardio Isn't Dead YetRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | US News & World Report

    When's the last time you went for a walk in the park, climbed a few hills or even lightly jogged on the treadmill? Why exercise for more than 10 to 20 minutes at maximum intensity when CrossFit tells you that's all you need? Why work out for more than seven minutes when "science" says that 11 percent of an hour, and 4 percent of the week, did the job just fine? In fact, for the Tabata set out there, why waste any more time that four minutes or less of 20-second intervals? I could easily go on. Very short, high-intensity workouts are in - like really in - and in fact they're even hotter than Hansel right now.

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  7. Angel or devil? For cancer, not all neutrophils are created equalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Medical News Today

    ... of Medicine, and Dr. Zvi Fridlender, at the Hadassah-Hebrew University Medical Center's Institute of Pulmonary Medicine. Importantly, the researchers found that while some neutrophils have anti-tumor properties, others in fact promote tumor ...

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  8. Peripheral Blood Signature of Vasodilator-Responsive Pulmonary...Read the original story

    Monday Jan 26 | Circulation

    From the Division of Allergy, Pulmonary, and Critical Care Medicine and Department of Biostatistics , Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN; Department of Medicine, Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada ; Division of Cardiology, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL ; and Division of Allergy, Immunology, and Pulmonary Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN . Correspondence to Anna R. Hemnes, MD, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, T1218 Medical Center North, 1161 21st Ave S, Nashville, TN 37232.

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  9. Making Progress Toward Cancer CureRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | NewsFactor

    ... (IMRIC), along with Dr. Zvi Fridlender, at the Hadassah-Hebrew University Medical Center's Institute of Pulmonary Medicine. "We are currently evaluating the effects of boosting the helpful anti-tumor neutrophil population, while limiting the ...

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  10. Angel or devil? Not all neutrophils are created equal when it comes to cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Science Daily

    ... of Medicine, and Dr. Zvi Fridlender, at the Hadassah-Hebrew University Medical Center's Institute of Pulmonary Medicine. Importantly, the researchers found that while some neutrophils have anti-tumor properties, others in fact promote tumor ...

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  11. Progress Being Made Toward Cure for CancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | NewsFactor

    ... (IMRIC), along with Dr. Zvi Fridlender, at the Hadassah-Hebrew University Medical Center's Institute of Pulmonary Medicine. "We are currently evaluating the effects of boosting the helpful anti-tumor neutrophil population, while limiting the ...

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  12. New research could help pave way to new cancer therapiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Medical News

    ... of Medicine, and Dr. Zvi Fridlender, at the Hadassah-Hebrew University Medical Center's Institute of Pulmonary Medicine. Importantly, the researchers found that while some neutrophils have anti-tumor properties, others in fact promote tumor ...

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  13. Angel or devil? For cancer, not all neutrophils are created equalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... of Medicine, and Dr. Zvi Fridlender, at the Hadassah-Hebrew University Medical Center's Institute of Pulmonary Medicine. Importantly, the researchers found that while some neutrophils have anti-tumor properties, others in fact promote tumor ...

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  14. Angel or devil? For cancer, not all neutrophils are created equalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | EurekAlert!

    ... of Medicine, and Dr. Zvi Fridlender, at the Hadassah-Hebrew University Medical Center's Institute of Pulmonary Medicine. Importantly, the researchers found that while some neutrophils have anti-tumor properties, others in fact promote tumor ...

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  15. Drug interactions with the potential to prevent prodrug activation as ...Read the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | CiteULike

    ... hospital medication database. The study population comprised all patients treated in internal medicine, pulmonary medicine, oncology, and neurology wards (105,533 treatment periods and 65,526 patients) between July 1, 1996, and June 30, 2002 (6 ...

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  16. American Thoracic Society President Thomas Ferkol, MD, Available to Comment on Cystic FibrosisRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Newswise

    ... of Medicine in 1985. He is currently Director of the Division of Pediatric Allergy, Immunology, and Pulmonary Medicine at the Washington University School of Medicine. He is the past director of the comprehensive Washington University Cystic ...

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  17. Working to better the rates of survivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Thetelegraphand Argus

    AN AMBULANCE service manager responsible for teaching lifesaving first aid techniques to thousands of Yorkshire schoolchildren is planning more work in the same field. Jason Carlyon is clinical development manager with Yorkshire Ambulance Service in North Yorkshire and was behind an award-winning scheme to teach cardio pulmonary resuscitation to 11,800 secondary school pupils.

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  18. Watch: First aid video which demonstrates how to save a choking baby...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Southport Visiter

    The animated video created by St Johns Ambulance, featuring characters voiced by David Walliams, Johnny Vegas and Sir John Hurt, demonstrates how to save a choking baby. In 2012 she saved the life of a five week old baby whilst working as a waitress in one of the town's restaurants.

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  19. Jefferson EMS goes above and beyondRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 17 | O-R Online

    From left are Jefferson Volunteer Fire Company President John Tennant, Thomas Winkler of the Pennsylvania Emergency Health Services Council and JVFC assistant EMS director Joe Petek.

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  20. Report: Details on Dental Patient's Death ReleasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 17 | Patch.com

    New details surrounding the death of a dental patient who died during major mouth surgery have been released, according to a report. WFSB obtained the autopsy report for Ellington resident Judy Gan, 64, whose death led the state Dental Commission to suspend the license of Dr. Rashmi Patel, who has offices in Enfield and Torrington.

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