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7 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog
Some infants born with neonatal abstinence syndrome secondary to in-utero opioid exposure have a more difficult time going through withdrawal than others, but the underlying reasons are not well understood.
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11 hrs ago | Boston.com
Sept. 1 is less than two weeks away. For Boston, that means an enormous influx of students is also less than two weeks away.
12 hrs ago | Hellenic News of America
"We can not always build the future for our youth, but we can build our youth for the future," said President Franklin D. Roosevelt, who saved America from the Great Depression.
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College students with a doctor's recommendation to use medical marijuana are likely to have a tough time consuming on campus, The Boston Globe reports .
The UpTake: Classy, a free Craigslist-like app for college students, will be tested at four universities, including Boston University, Harvard, Northeastern and Babson.
The journal Psychological Science  noted that "children in preschool and early elementary school show teleological biases to explain the origins of natural objects' properties by reference to functions."
Probing deeper into the complex decisions that parents and providers face regarding the human papilloma virus vaccine, researchers found that though both parties appreciated importance of the HPV vaccine, their personal assumptions surrounding timing of administration relative to onset of sexual activity resulted in decreased vaccination rates.
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You see them on all sides of the political debate: So-called, "dark money" attack ads that are funded by national organizations that don't have to disclose their donors.
Early in August, when doctors worried that a patient at Mount Sinai Hospital in New York had Ebola, it took nearly three days to confirm that he didn't.
There's no quick test to detect Ebola yet, and that has implications for experimental treatments in the works.
Researchers from Boston University School of Medicine report that a tumor suppressor pathway, called the Hippo pathway, is responsible for sensing abnormal chromosome numbers in cells and triggering cell cycle arrest, thus preventing progression into cancer.
Flutist Ceylon Narvelle Mitchell II, the Anchorage Festival of Music's 2014 Young Alaskan Artist Award winner, will present his award recital at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 14, at Our Lady of Guadalupe Church, 3900 Wisconsin St. Accompanied by Juliana Osinchuk, Mitchell will present pieces by Bach, Debussy, Doppler and Reinecke.
Updated: Tue Aug 19, 2014 04:32 pm
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