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Apple recently unveiled its new platform for connected appliances called HomeKit , and this year's Consumer Electronics Show was filled with household gadgets that you can control using your smartphone.
4 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog
Regulation of the autonomic nervous system with a device that delivers continuous, low-amplitude stimulation to the vagus nerve can significantly improve cardiac function and symptoms in patients with chronic heart failure, regardless of whether the device is implanted on the left or right vagus nerve, according to preliminary results presented ... (more)
Donald B. Shahon, MD died peacefully in the company of his family on August 30, 2014 in New Bedford, Massachusetts at the age of 90. Born in Boston, Dr. Shahon graduated from Tufts University with a degree in Biochemistry in 1944 and received an M.D. from Tufts University School of Medicine in 1949.
In some households, getting pre-teens and teenagers out the door in time for the start of school is a herculean task.
Poor kids usually grow up to be poor adults, concludes The Long Shadow . Johns Hopkins researchers followed 790 Baltimore first-graders until their late twenties.
Wanted: world-class scholar for state flagship university: home to Nobel Prize winners, patent-generating professors, an international student body and a fiery contretemps that has included academic boycotts and votes of no confidence in university leaders.
Cue the John Philip Sousa music and commence with the underwear sales. Throw a cheddar brat on the Weber and dig out Granddad's union buttons: It is time to celebrate the American worker.
Get Outta Town Life always seems to get busier in the fall. Even more reason to Get Outta Town Check out this story on sctimes.com: http://www.sctimes.com/story/travel/2014/08/30/get-outta-town/14877497/ The Detroit Lakes Cruise is a chance to see great cars, meet others who have great cars and enjoy a little time on the beach.
Look for the University of Minnesota this week to announce corporate donations totaling nearly $30 million as the official kickoff of the Gophers' $190 million athletics facilities improvement project.
Carpenter Nature Center usually opens its Apple Shack on Labor Day weekend but announced it is aiming to open a week later, on Friday, Sept.
Before starting the test to establish a baseline for testing patients for Parkinson's, Colum MacKinnon, of the movement disorders lab, University of Minnesota department of neurology, measured Sandy Ahlberg of Worthington for the length of her leg.
In November, 2013, Dr. Michael Conforti, founder and Director of the Jungian group "The Assisi Institute" led a four-part webinar called "Memories, Trauma, and Healing."
Since the age of four when he sang "Away in a Manger" at a Christmas Eve church service, Andrew Morgan's life has revolved around music.
A Pipestone youth was selected recently to represent the state's pork industry. Taylor Homann was one of 14 county pork ambassadors, who competed in the Minnesota Pork Board's state ambassador program with Pipestone's Hayden Kerkaert and Donavon Johnson of Ihlen.
Dr. Gary Anderson, a veterinarian, inspects a goat as he does his rounds, checking on the health of animals in the animal barns.
A new University of Minnesota study found that having a doula, or birth coach, in the delivery room can lower a mother's chances of having a cesarean section.
Updated: Mon Sep 01, 2014 11:24 am
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