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11 hrs ago | US News & World Report

When You Don't Follow Your Doctor's Orders

Often times patients will appear to comprehend their doctor's instructions, but once they've left the hospital they're completely lost.

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Related Topix: Hypertension, Health

15 hrs ago | BioSpace

Wide-Faced Men Negotiate Nearly $2,200 Larger Signing Bonus,...

Wide-Faced Men Negotiate Nearly $2,200 Larger Signing Bonus RIVERSIDE, Calif. - Having a wider face helps men when they negotiate for themselves but hurts them when they are negotiating in a situation that requires compromise.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

Health.com

Wider Face May Give You an Edge in Negotiations

Successful negotiations may depend on more than diplomacy. When it comes to negotiating, men with wider faces may have an advantage, according to a new study.

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Bradenton.com

UC Riverside names Troy Percival baseball coach

Percival grew up near Riverside and played three seasons for the Highlanders before the Angels drafted him as a catcher in 1990.

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Related Topix: Bradenton, FL

Ledger-Enquirer.com

UC Riverside names Troy Percival baseball coach

Percival grew up near Riverside and played three seasons for the Highlanders before the Angels drafted him as a catcher in 1990.

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KFMB-TV San Diego

Founder of Encinitas agriculture firm honored by White House

The founder and CEO of an Encinitas-based firm that grows produce inside climate-controlled greenhouses without soil was among 15 people honored Tuesday by the White House and the Department of Agriculture in Washington.

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Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Encinitas, CA, San Diego County, CA, San Diego, CA

EurekAlert!

1996 research article deemed a classic paper

A 1996 research paper authored by University of California, Riverside's Michael J. Pazzani and two colleagues has been selected by the Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence to win the 2014 Classic Paper Award.

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Related Topix: Science, Computer Science, Hollywood (Portland, OR), UC Irvine, Internet, Science / Technology

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Inland Empire California

Riverside Streetcar Study to Give Update

The Riverside Reconnects Streetcar Feasibility Study, which is examining what a streetcar system could mean for Riverside, will be the subject of a community update and question/answer session at a workshop Thursday evening.

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The Globe and Mail

New paper offers unexpected tip for men negotiating signing bonuses

Possessing a wider face is a plus for males when they negotiate for themselves in business situations, according to a paper recently published in The Leadership Quarterly.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

The Press-Enterprise

RiversideRIVERSIDE: Entomologist receives international honor for career achievement

Jocelyn Millar, left, a professor of entomology at UC Riverside, with Stefan Schulz, past-president of the International Society of Chemical Ecology, after receiving the ISCE Silver Medal at the society's annual meeting in Urbana-Champaign, Ill., in July 2014.

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Related Topix: Entomology, Science, Champaign, IL, Chemistry

SFGate

A bloated face may be worth $2,200 to you

Here's a research topic you may have overlooked: facial width and its effect on careers.

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KESQ-TV Palm Desert

Monsoons bring thunder and lightning to the valley

This week's dry, scorching heat gave way to heavy humidity, rain and rumbling. "I heard the lightning and the thunder and we had probably a quarter inch of rain," said Paul Copeskey of Rancho Mirage.

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Related Topix: Weather, Rancho Mirage, CA, Palm Desert, CA, Indio, CA

Medical News Today

Deleting enzyme favorably impacts behaviors associated with Fragile X syndrome

Fragile X syndrome is a genetic disorder that causes obsessive-compulsive and repetitive behaviors, and other behaviors on the autistic spectrum, as well as cognitive deficits.

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Related Topix: Autism, Health, Genetics, Medicine, Minocin, Minocycline (generic)

Fri Jul 25, 2014

CBS Local

Scientists At UC Riverside Point At Enzyme For Critical Role In Development Of Autism

Scientists at UC Riverside are pointing at an enzyme called MMP-9 as playing a critical role in the development of autism.

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Related Topix: Health, Autism, Genetics, Medicine

The Press-Enterprise

RiversideHealing the Inland Empire

A lot of changes are inspiring the brighter view of Inland medical care: New hospitals, new medical schools and major expansions of existing medical centers.

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Related Topix: Loma Linda University, San Bernardino County, CA, Riverside County, CA

Thu Jul 24, 2014

The Press-Enterprise

RiversideUCR: Researchers find key component of autistic behavior

A UC Riverside-led team of researchers says it has found conclusive evidence that a naturally produced enzyme in the body is responsible for autism and other neurological disorders in people with Fragile X syndrome.

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Related Topix: Autism, Health

Patch.com

Surprising Trait Helps When Negotiating a Pay Raise

Men with wide faces are better negotiating raises than their narrow-faced brethren, but having a broad mug isn't helpful in scenarios requiring creative solutions, according to research conducted by two UC Riverside professors.

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EurekAlert!

Study gives new perspective on agricultural plastic, debris burning, and air quality

To reduce fire hazard in the United States, wildland managers often utilize the silvicultural practice of mechanically cutting woody shrubs and suppressed trees .

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Related Topix: Fire

Wed Jul 23, 2014

R & D

Study links enzyme to autistic behaviors

Fragile X syndrome is a genetic disorder that causes obsessive compulsive and repetitive behaviors, and other behaviors on the autistic spectrum, as well as cognitive deficits.

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Related Topix: Autism, Health, Genetics, Medicine, Minocin, Minocycline (generic)

Business Journal

a UC cashes in on nonresidents

Some people characterize the trend as "a fresh perspective," while others say that Californians are being squeezed out.

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Related Topix: California, California Government, UC San Diego, UC Berkeley, UC Merced

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