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  1. Less people are moving to Houston, study showsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2014 | Business Journal

    With the residential real estate boom , it might feel like Houston is being flooded with newcomers. But new data reveals that, contrary to last year, Houston has dropped on the list of hot places to move.

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  2. Racial/Ethnic Differences in Process of Care and Outcomes Among...Read the original story

    Sep 11, 2014 | Circulation

    From the Duke Clinical Research Institute, Durham, NC ; Department of Neurology, University of Rochester Medical Center, NY ; Department of Clinical Neurosciences and Hotchkiss Brain Institute, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada ; Department of Neurology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston ; Department of Epidemiology, Michigan State University, East Lansing ; Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA ; Neurology & Neurotherapeutics, Neurological Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas ; and Division of Cardiology, University of California, Los Angeles .

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  3. How sleep apnoea damages your brainRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | The Indian Express

    Obstructive sleep apnoea is a sleep disorder that occurs when a person's breathing is repeatedly interrupted during sleep, hundreds of times a night. "This study brings us closer to understanding what causes the problems in the brain of people with sleep apnoea," said lead researcher for the study Paul Macey from the University of California, Los Angeles School of Nursing in the US.

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  4. Detroit Lions: Three reasons Nevin Lawson will be the starterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | Isportsweb.com

    The Detroit Lions' defense exceeded expectations Monday night against the New York Giants. The Lions held the Giants to just 197 yards while compiling two critical interceptions.

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  5. Study Suggests Hollywood May Not Be Gay-Friendly After AllRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | Breitbart.com

    A recent study conducted by the Williams Institute at University of California, Los Angeles contradicted Hollywood's flamboyant acceptance towards the gay community. SAG-AFTRA's LGBT Committee played a major role in the experiment that united 5,700 of its members to contribute to focus groups and surveys to tackle the inequality challenges and lack of employment opportunities that LGBT actors reportedly face.

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  6. UCLA Anderson: Expect more slow growth in CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | Business Journal

    California's economy can expect more slow, "unexceptional" growth over the next two years, according to the quarterly Anderson Forecast from University of California Los Angeles. California's economy can expect more slow, "unexceptional" growth over the next two years, according to the quarterly Anderson Forecast from University of California Los Angeles .

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  7. Americans Move To Chicago, Washington, D.C. And Atlanta This SummerRead the original story

    Sep 11, 2014 | Resident

    On the heels of a busy residential moving season, United Van Lines today announced the findings of its Summer Long-Distance Moving Trends Study, indicating that Chicago, Washington, D.C. and Atlanta are the most popular moving destinations. A survey of United Van Lines customers moving to the top destination cities revealed that most moved for a new job or corporate transfer.

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  8. Developmental Heterogeneity of Cardiac Fibroblasts Does Not Predict...Read the original story

    Sep 11, 2014 | Circulation

    From the Departments of Pathology and Developmental Biology, Institute for Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, CA ; Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Cardiology, and Broad Stem Cell Research Center, University of California Los Angeles School of Medicine ; and Division of Blood and Marrow Transplantation, Department of Medicine and Department of Biology , Stanford University, CA. Correspondence to Reza Ardehali, MD, PhD, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Cardiology, and Broad Stem Cell Research Center, University of California Los Angeles School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA 90095.

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  9. Knicks sign Langston Galloway, Travis WearRead the original story

    Sep 11, 2014 | InsideHoops

    New York Knicks President Phil Jackson announced today that the team has signed guard Langston Galloway and forward Travis Wear. We assume that these are nonguaranteed deals that merely bring Galloway and Wear to Knicks training camp, giving them a chance to compete for a regular season contract.

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  10. LSU scientists lead research on speciation in the tropicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | EurekAlert!

    In a study that sheds light on the origin of bird species in the biologically rich rainforests of South America, LSU Museum of Natural Science Director and Roy Paul Daniels Professor in the Department of Biological Sciences, Robb Brumfield, and an international team of researchers funded by the National Science Foundation, or NSF, published a paper this week challenging the view that speciation - the process by which new species are formed - is directly linked to geological and climatic changes to the landscape. The researchers, whose findings were published Sept.

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  11. STUDY: Voter ID Laws in 10 States May Disenfranchise Transgender CitizensRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | Advocate

    According to a new study , strict voter ID laws in 10 states may create substantial barriers for transgender citizens during this November's general elections. The 10 "strict photo ID states" that researchers at the University of California Los Angeles's Williams Institute considered were Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Indiana, Kansas, Mississippi, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, and Wisconsin.

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  12. Bainbridge, Stephen M. Insider trading law and policy. St Paul,...Read the original story

    Sep 1, 2014 | WisBlawg

    Insider trading law and policy / by Stephen M. Bainbridge , William D. Warren Distinguished Professor of Law, University of California, Los Angeles.

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  13. Sleep apnea: weaker brain blood flow damages the brainRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | Medical News Today

    Around 10% of adults contend with obstructive sleep apnea, a condition characterized by symptoms of brain dysfunction such as extreme daytime sleepiness, depression, anxiety and memory problems. Now, a new study published in PLOS One suggests the damage done in the brains of sleep apnea sufferers is down to weaker brain blood flow.

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  14. MIND Reviews: Coming to Our SensesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | Scientific American

    Sometimes our theories about the world take on a life of their own. We take them so seriously that we ignore the properties of our environment that generated those theories in the first place.

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  15. Medicine X 2014 kicks off todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | Stanford

    Medicine X , Stanford's premier conference on emerging health-care technology and patient-centered medicine, kicks off today on campus. The three-day event opens with a keynote from Daniel Siegel , MD, clinical professor of psychiatry at the University of California-Los Angeles, titled "Interpersonal Connection, Self-Awareness and Well-Being: The Art and Science of Integration in the Promotion of Health."

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  16. Impact of Time of Presentation on Process Performance and Outcomes in ...Read the original story

    Jul 29, 2014 | Circulation

    From the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City ; Duke University Medical Center and Duke Clinical Research Institute, Durham, NC ; Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA ; University of California, Los Angeles ; and NorthShore University Health System, Evanston, IL . Correspondence to Jorge F. Saucedo, MD, NorthShore University Health System, 2650 Ridge Ave, Walgreen Bldg, 3rd Floor, Evanston, IL 60201.

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  17. FDA approve 'game-changing' drug for advanced melanomaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | Medical News Today

    The Food and Drug Administration have approved what researchers say is a "game-changing" drug for the treatment of advanced melanoma. Rates of melanoma have been increasing significantly over the past 30 years.

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  18. Potential Therapy Targets for Pulmonary Hypertension ID'dRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2014 | Mental Help Net

    The high-density lipoprotein mimetic peptide 4F can successfully rescue advanced pulmonary hypertension in rodent models, according to a study published in Circulation . Salil Sharma, Ph.D., from the University of California, Los Angeles, and colleagues studied two rodent models of pulmonary hypertension -- a monocrotaline rat model and a hypoxia mouse model -- to understand the role of oxidized lipids in the progression of pulmonary arterial hypertension.

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  19. STUDY: LGBT Youth Face Worse Treatment in Foster Care Than PeersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2014 | Advocate

    According to a new study , LGBT children are, on average, twice as likely as their non-queer peers to report being treated poorly in the Los Angeles foster care system, reports the Los Angeles Times . The findings and research method employed by fellows at the Williams Institute, based at the University of California Los Angeles, may help other cities conduct similar research on an issue that L.A. officials say is largely overlooked.

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  20. Why Do Older Adults Become Victims of FraudRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2014 | Examiner.com

    Have you ever wondered why financial fraud is so prevalent within the senior community? Why are we more worried about our parents being swindled out of their money than we are ourselves? Older adults are less able to spot people with untrustworthy faces, which may help explain why they're more likely to be victims of fraud, according to new research. Older adults have reduced activity in a brain region called the anterior insula, which is linked to perception, motor control, self-awareness, cognitive functioning, and interpersonal experience.

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