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  1. Harrisburg launches Center for Innovation and EntrepreneurshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Penn State

    ... with support from the Harrisburg Regional Chamber and CREDC. "With Penn State Harrisburg, the Penn State College of Medicine and the Penn State Dickinson School of Law in such close proximity, the Capital Region brings together some of the best and ...

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  2. Contraception not as affordable as health-care law intendedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... greatly from the Affordable Care Act's mandate for contraceptive coverage, according to Penn State College of Medicine researchers. (HealthDay)-All women should have unhindered and affordable access to contraceptives, although there are many ...

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  3. Helicopter parents take extreme approach to homeworkRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... skills of adults with ADHD improve when their ADHD is treated with medication, according to Penn State College of Medicine researchers. (Medical Xpress)-School psychologists and counsellors are concerned that overbearing parents are raising children ...

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  4. Vacations can lead to weight gain, contribute to 'creeping obesity'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... smoking if they previously gained weight while trying to quit, according to researchers at Penn State College of Medicine. Gaining just five pounds can increase your blood pressure, according to a study presented at the American Heart Association's ...

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  5. Paper highlights best practices for omega-3 clinical trials with cardiovascular outcomesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... that cross the blood-brain barrier than people who do not, according to researchers from Penn State College of Medicine and the National Institutes ... Washington State University researchers have found a mechanism by which omega-3 fatty acids ...

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  6. Hershey dedicates new Pediatric Emergency DepartmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | Penn State

    ... specialists when their children are sick or injured," said Dr. A. Craig Hillemeier, dean of Penn State College of Medicine, chief executive officer of the Medical Center and Health System, and Penn State's senior vice president for health affairs. ...

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  7. Depression and obesity common among bipolar patients with exhausted stress systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 19 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... is associated with negative mood in women with bipolar disorder, according to researchers at Penn State College of Medicine and University of Michigan Medical School. Testing the saliva of healthy older people for the level of the stress hormone ...

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  8. Why fish intake by pregnant women improves the growth of a child's brainRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 14 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... that cross the blood-brain barrier than people who do not, according to researchers from Penn State College of Medicine and the National Institutes ... Insect oil is a possible new source of the healthy omega-3 fatty acid. Insects make fatty acids ...

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  9. science of UsThe Allure of the Adult Coloring Book, According to a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 10 | New York Magazine

    ... and will be especially these next few months, as I'm finishing up my Ph.D. in neuroscience at Penn State College of Medicine. When I color, I'm not actually accomplishing anything productive ; I may spend several meticulous hours on a single picture ...

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  10. Oral contraceptive use not associated with increased birth defects riskRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 6 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... relationships and sexual activity than by long-term pregnancy intentions, according to Penn State College of Medicine researchers. Birth control pills cause a small but significant increase in the risk of the most common type of stroke, according to ...

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  11. New test could detect early hearing loss in cystic fibrosis patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2016 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... y hearing loss, which is typically caused by loud noise exposure, according to researchers at Penn State College of Medicine. Hearing loss is linked with accelerated cognitive decline in older adults, but

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  12. Penn State study: E-cigarette safety claims going up in smokeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2015 | PennLive.com

    Recent studies, including one by the Penn State College of Medicine, are casting doubt on claims that e-cigarettes are safer than regular cigarettes. "It is both amazing and frightening how quickly our kids are falling for e-cigarette marketing and promotion,'' said Dr. Mubashir Mumtaz The safety of electronic cigarettes just got a little murkier with the results of a study from Penn State College of Medicine that suggest they carry risks for cell damage and even cancer.

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  13. "Smart Fat Cells" Cross Blood-Brain Barrier To Catch Early Brain...Read the original story

    Dec 28, 2015 | BioSpace

    'Smart Fat Cells' Cross Blood-Brain Barrier To Catch Early Brain Tumors HERSHEY, Pa. -- An MRI contrast agent that can pass through the blood-brain barrier will allow doctors to detect deadly brain tumors called gliomas earlier, say Penn State College of Medicine researchers.

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  14. Gene mutation could make breastfeeding more difficultRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2015 | Western morning News

    ... the protein ZnT2 which is critical for secreting the nutrient. Professor Shannon Kelleher, of Penn State College of Medicine in the US, said: "We had no idea genetic variation in ZnT2 would be so common." The study, published in the Journal of ...

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  15. Low rate of job retention following colorectal cancer diagnosisRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2015 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... that cross the blood-brain barrier than people who do not, according to researchers from Penn State College of Medicine and the National Institutes ... Columbia University scientists have developed a computational method to investigate the ...

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  16. Less financial burden for cancer patients with paid sick leave, study findsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2015 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... that cross the blood-brain barrier than people who do not, according to researchers from Penn State College of Medicine and the National Institutes ... Columbia University scientists have developed a computational method to investigate the ...

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  17. Developing a new database and tools to help fight food fraudRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2015 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... that cross the blood-brain barrier than people who do not, according to researchers from Penn State College of Medicine and the National Institutes ... Columbia University scientists have developed a computational method to investigate the ...

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  18. New IDF/ISO method speeds up quality control and facilitates trade of probiotics and starter culturesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2015 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... that cross the blood-brain barrier than people who do not, according to researchers from Penn State College of Medicine and the National Institutes ... Columbia University scientists have developed a computational method to investigate the ...

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  19. Age of first sexual intercourse may impact teens' risk of acquiring sexually transmitted infectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2015 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... that cross the blood-brain barrier than people who do not, according to researchers from Penn State College of Medicine and the National Institutes ... Columbia University scientists have developed a computational method to investigate the ...

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  20. Recommendations for workplace conditions for menopausal womenRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2015 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... that cross the blood-brain barrier than people who do not, according to researchers from Penn State College of Medicine and the National Institutes ... Columbia University scientists have developed a computational method to investigate the ...

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