Vanderbilt University Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Study reveals safety signal from genes that mimic drugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2018 | PhysOrg Weblog

    Prospective mothers taking a new class of cholesterol-lowering drugs might incur higher risk of spina bifida in their future children, according to a study published in the journal Drug Safety by researchers at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. The first two drugs in the new class, alirocumab and evolocumab, were approved by the Food and Drug Administration in 2015.

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  2. Older adults less likely to receive flu tests, according toa SstudyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2018 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... pneumonia could be prevented by influenza vaccination, according to a study led by investigators at Vanderbilt University Medical Center, published this week in the Journal ... A new study reveals that hemodialysis may reduce blood flow to the brain ...

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  3. Interested In Joining The CRS Agenda Committee?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2018 | Radio Ink

    ... SAVE THE DATE: Country Radio Hall of Fame Induction and Dinner to be held at the Nashville Marriott at Vanderbilt University on June 20 at 6 p.m.

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  4. What is CBD oil - and should you use it?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2018 | MSN Healthy Living

    ... can help with anxiety, says Dr. Robert Carson, an assistant professor of neurology and pediatrics at Vanderbilt University who focuses on children with epilepsy. "In children, especially those with autism spectrum disorders, this may manifest as ...

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  5. Cory Gilmer cleared to return to Nashville after collapse at Sony OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2018 | Golfweek

    ... We are glad they are finally able to go home! Gilmer will return to Nashville, but his next stop is Vanderbilt University Medical Center and then likely to its Rehabilitation Hospital. So there's still plenty of rehab to go through. In order to deal ...

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  6. Blayne Barber's caddie receives clearance to leave Hawaii following collapse, coma at Sony OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2018 | Golf World

    ... time. This is incredible news." Gilmer isn't out of the woods just yet. He will be going to Vanderbilt University Medical Center, and if all proceeds well, will eventually move to its Rehabilitation Hospital. "Let's all pray diligently for ...

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  7. In nature, an imperfect immune system drives the evolution of deadly pathogensRead the original story

    Mar 1, 2018 | Science Daily

    ... response that the host generates," said Ann Tate, an assistant professor of biological sciences at Vanderbilt University who was not involved in the research. "When the two are correlated, lower virulence strains could be their own worst enemies, ...

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  8. Switching IV fluids could save thousands of lives, researchers sayRead the original story

    Mar 1, 2018 | WICU12 Erie

    ... over a century," said study author Dr. Todd W. Rice, director of the medical intensive care unit at Vanderbilt University Medical Center and an associate professor of medicine in its Division of Allergy, Pulmonary, and Critical Care Medicine. "We ...

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  9. Mom Who Hadn't Seen In Son In Years Finds Out In Text Message He's At Parkland During ShootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2018 | The Daily Caller

    ... good reason," according to Bill Bernet, a professor emeritus of psychiatry and behavioral sciences at Vanderbilt University. Peter Goffstein argued that his ex-wife's religious choice was alienating him: "In so doing, Mr. Goffstein cited as reasons ...

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  10. Doctors a oesound the alarma on possible harms of saline in IV bagsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2018 | WIVB-TV Buffalo

    ... part of blood. They're widely used in Europe and Australia. The studies involved 28,000 patients at Vanderbilt University who were given IVs of saline or a balanced fluid. For every 100 people on balanced fluids, there was one fewer death or Since ...

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  11. Storm ready Vanderbilt prepared to keep public, patients, employees safe during tornado seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2018 | WKRN

    There are several so-called storm ready locations across Middle Tennessee, including Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville, where you can go if you get caught out in severe weather. "Becoming a storm ready supporter isn't easy," said Krissy Hurley with the National Weather Service.

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  12. The Year of Engineering: take a closer look at what CRC Press can offer to inspire you todayRead the original story

    Feb 28, 2018 | CRC Press

    ... It will also serve as a good reference for aerospace engineering professionals. --A. M. Strauss, Vanderbilt University - Choice Rahaman's latestCeramic Processingis a greatly modified update to the first edition (CH, Mar'08, 45-3817) and also to ...

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  13. MTSU, Vanderbilt University professors present lecture on racial inequalities in American health, presentation of race in American cultureRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2018 | The Sidelines

    A Vanderbilt University professor and his Middle Tennessee State University counterpart educated an audience of honors students Monday in the Paul W. Martin Sr. Honors Building on the relationship between racial inequalities in American health and the presentation of race and racial empowerment in American culture as part of the spring 2018 weekly Honors Lecture Series.

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  14. Meijer executive appointed to Forest Hills school board after 'blackface' controversyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2018 | MLive.com

    ... from Northwestern University's Kellogg School of Management, a master's of engineering from Vanderbilt University, and a bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Michigan. He said he is humbled, honored, and excited to be a ...

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  15. Opioids Tied to Risk of Fatal InfectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2018 | The New York Times

    ... there's proof of a causal link here," said the lead author, Andrew D. Wiese, a postdoctoral fellow at Vanderbilt University. "But providers should consider these findings when deciding whether to prescribe opioids, and in choosing what formulation ...

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  16. Anti-Barry rally draws small crowdRead the original story

    Feb 21, 2018 | Business Journal

    ... Council meeting. "We may be in few in number but we are mighty," Carol Swain, a conservative former Vanderbilt University professor, said at the rally, according to the newspaper. "We're here because leadership matters, and so does good ...

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  17. Children's deaths from flu rise sharply amid signs that season may be hitting plateauRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2018 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... March and poke a foot or two into April," said William Schaffner, an infectious disease specialist at Vanderbilt University, which is part of the CDC's flu surveillance network. Children's vulnerability is of special concern this season. As in past ...

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  18. Scientists use mathematical models to describe the natural worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2018 | Daily Texan

    Researchers from around the U.S. presented their work using mathematics to model natural phenomena and solve some of the greatest challenges on Earth during a seminar on Sunday at this year's American Association for the Advancement of Science meeting. Glenn Webb, a mathematics professor from Vanderbilt University, spoke about his work using simple partial differential equations to model the spread of epidemics.

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  19. Study: Preventive treatment for peanut allergies succeedsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2018 | Texarkana Gazette

    ... The product showed "overall good safety," Jones said. "It's exciting," said Dr. Stacy Dorris of Vanderbilt University who had no role in the study. "This is a way to potentially protect people who are allergic from having a severe or even fatal ...

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  20. Preventive treatment for peanut allergies succeeds in studyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2018 | The Times Bulletin

    ... The product showed "overall good safety," Jones said. "It's exciting," said Dr. Stacy Dorris of Vanderbilt University who had no role in the study. "This is a way to potentially protect people who are allergic from having a severe or even fatal ...

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