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  1. Affirming a right to dieRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Brittany Maynard was soon to die. The question was whether she could do so on her own terms, as a last act of autonomy.

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  2. Will: End-of-life decisions must be our ownRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Columbian

    Brittany Maynard was soon to die. The question was whether she could do so on her own terms, as a last act of autonomy.

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  3. Washington, D.C. Practice Offers Non-Surgical Vaginal RejuvenationRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | 24-7 Press Release

    Ruff Plastic Surgery is now offering ThermiVa, an FDA-cleared device that uses the same radiofrequency technology employed by anti-aging procedures for non-surgical vaginal rejuvenation and tightening. "We are seeing more patients from around Washington, D.C. who are concerned about the appearance of their genitalia, as well as sensation," Dr. Paul G. Ruff IV says.

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  4. Will: Affirming everyone's right to dieRead the original story

    Yesterday | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Brittany Maynard was soon to die. The question was whether she could do so on her own terms, as a last act of autonomy.

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  5. George Will: Affirming a right to dieRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | SavannahNow

    Brittany Maynard was soon to die. The question was whether she could do so on her own terms, as a last act of autonomy.

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  6. USC siphoning off much of Alzheimer's project funding from UC San DiegoRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Los Angeles Times

    USC Provost Michael Quick in his campus office. The school has been embroiled in a dispute with UC San Diego over an Alzheimer's disease research project.

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  7. USC siphons away most of Alzheimer's programAug 29, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... of Southern California is largely taking over a prestigious Alzheimer's disease research program long run by UC San Diego, siphoning off the project's funding in an unprecedented raid. While the La Jolla-based campus has so far won in court - with a ...

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  8. How to use social media positively as the platform continues to growRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Deseret News

    Facebook garnered 1 billion visits in one day Monday for the first time ever, so how can you use it in a productive way? This story is part of the Deseret News National Edition , which focuses on the issues that resonate with American families. If you scrolled through your Facebook timeline earlier this week, "liking" friends' posts and watching the Internet's most popular videos, then you helped make history.

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  9. Ditch denial and join science detectives to fight earth's climate cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Sydney Morning Herald

    "What makes us human?" That's the question Ajit Varkia , an eminent physician/scientist at the University of California, San Diego, has been asking for years. The answer he arrived at with zoologist Danny Brower is: "Our capacity for denial."

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  10. Four UC San Diego researchers selected to receive newly established...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Medical News

    ... is trying to answer through innovative science," said Scott Lippman, MD, director of Moores Cancer Center at UC San Diego Health. "The NCI Outstanding Investigator Award provides important additional resources that will help us realize scientific ...

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  11. New hack: when drivers aren't in controlRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... have shown they provide the potential for hackers to take over the vehicles by remote. A team led by UC San Diego professor Stefan Savage has demonstrated how a device plugged into a dashboard port could be hacked to work a Corvette's windshield ...

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  12. Triton Great Kristin Jones Elevated to Associate Head Coach of Women's Soccer ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | UC San Diego Tritons

    Longtime head coach Brian McManus has elevated Triton great Kristin Jones to the position of associate head coach of the UC San Diego women's soccer program. Jones is entering her 16th consecutive season on the La Jolla campus, beginning with the 2000 campaign as a true freshman out of nearby Oceanside High School.

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  13. Lucy Liu Welcomes a Baby: 4 Reasons Why Couples Use SurrogatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Live Science

    Actress Lucy Liu has announced the arrival of her baby boy, which she had through the help of a surrogate. Although surrogacy is not very common, there are many reasons why women and couples may chose surrogates to be part of their fertility treatment.

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  14. They swim! They remove toxins! They glow redRead the original story

    Friday Aug 28 | San Diego Reader

    Researchers at the University of California San Diego have announced the development of 3-D printed "microrobots" that can be programmed to swim through a liquid, removing specific toxins found within. "We have developed an entirely new method to engineer nature-inspired microscopic swimmers that have complex geometric structures and are smaller than the width of a human hair," says nanoengineering student Wei Zhu, a report co-author studying under professors Shaochen Chen and Joseph Wang.

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  15. Scientists find new way to save the braina s superhighways in Alzheimera s patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | The Washington Post

    In the first clinical trial involving gene therapy for an adult neurodegenerative disorder, dying cells in the brains of Alzheimer's patients sprouted new connections, according to a new study in JAMA Neurology . During a three- to four-hour surgical procedure, 10 patients were injected with genes modified to express nerve growth factor, which promotes axonal growth in certain cells of the brain.

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  16. Uber hires researchers who hacked Chrysler UconnectRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Ars Technica

    Charlie Miller and Chris Valasek present the details of their hacks of the Fiat Chrysler Uconnect system at Black Hat in Las Vegas on August 5. Less than a month after their command performances at the Black Hat and Def Con security conferences in Las Vegas, security researchers Charlie Miller and Chris Valasek have been poached by Uber-which ironically had security flaws in its own in-car technology exposed by University of California-San Diego researchers this month as well. According to a report from Reuters , Uber will announce the hiring of Miller and Valasek on Monday.

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  17. 3D-Printed Microscopic Fish Might Cure DiseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | InformationWeek

    Nanoengineers from UC San Diego have created microscopic fish powered by hydrogen peroxide that use magnets to steer themselves. Here's how they can help keep us healthy.

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  18. Showdown looms for controversial bridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... Rose Canyon. Without the bridge, Genesee is the only major north-south route through the area, which includes UC San Diego and UTC mall. Speed stressed that the council in 2006 chose the bridge, which has been planned since 1959, as the best of ...

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  19. UC San Diego Cancer Researchers Receive NCI Outstanding Investigator AwardRead the original story

    Friday Aug 28 | Newswise

    ... is trying to answer through innovative science," said Scott Lippman, MD, director of Moores Cancer Center at UC San Diego Health. "The NCI Outstanding Investigator Award provides important additional resources that will help us realize scientific ...

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  20. 5 Stories You Don't Want To Miss This WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 5 | Wireless Design & Development

    This week was chock full of exciting new happenings, including but not limited to drone videos and more drone videos. Oh and 3D-printing microscopic fish.

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