Virginia Commonwealth University Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. 4-legged healers soothe hospital's stressed-out docs, nursesRead the original story

    Mar 23, 2016 | Journal-Pioneer

    ... said. "This is amazing. I wish it could be every day." A management professor emeritus at Virginia Commonwealth University is among researchers who have found improvements in employee stress, satisfaction and productivity when dogs are allowed in ...

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  2. 4-legged healers soothe hospital's stressed-out docs, nursesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2016 | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... said. "This is amazing. I wish it could be every day." A management professor emeritus at Virginia Commonwealth University is among researchers who have found improvements in employee stress, satisfaction and productivity when dogs are allowed in ...

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  3. Governor's School students earn honors at symposiumRead the original story

    Mar 23, 2016 | The Southside Sentinel

    Seniors from the Chesapeake Bay Governor's School for Marine and Environmental Science recently participated in the 13th annual Science Symposium held at Virginia Commonwealth University.

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  4. Sick patients who delay getting treatment and insurers who balk at...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2016 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    ... said. "This is amazing. I wish it could be every day." A management professor emeritus at Virginia Commonwealth University is among researchers who have found improvements in employee stress, satisfaction and productivity when dogs are allowed in ...

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  5. Treveon Graham Hits New Level For StampedeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2016 | Ridiculous Upside

    A star throughout his days at VCU, Idaho Stampede guard Treveon Graham is beginning to hit his stride as the D-League season winds down. A two-time First-Team All Atlantic 10 player during his years at Virginia Commonwealth University, Treveon Graham entered the NBA Draft this past year in hopes of taking his game to the next level.

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  6. For sickle cell patients, adulthood brings perilsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2016 | Canada.com

    ... majority of patients are adults," said Wally Smith, a professor of internal medicine at the Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center . "We don't have a health-care system ready for that." Early adulthood, a time when patients make a switch ...

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  7. 2 resident physicians named for SterlingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2016 | Journal-Advocate

    The two resident physicians who will be arriving in Sterling next year have been selected. Pete Banchuin, MD, of the Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine, and Natalie Krier, MD, of the University of North Dakota School of Medicine, will be the first two to participate in the new rural track in Sterling for North Colorado Family Medicine's Residency Training Program.

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  8. Antipsychotic Drugs Tied to Risk of Early Death in Parkinson's PatientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2016 | MedlinePlus

    ... if it's instead the reasons they were prescribed," said Dr. Mark Baron, interim director of Virginia Commonwealth University's Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorders Center. He wrote a commentary accompanying the new study. Antipsychotic drugs, ...

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  9. Warning of increased mortality risk for PD patients taking antipsychoticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2016 | Medical News

    ... strategies for this condition remains a priority." In a related editorial , Mark Baron (Virginia Commonwealth University Healthy System, Richmond, USA) discusses one limitation of the study - vast multisystem contributors to the cause of death, ...

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  10. Cougars dump Coastal, 4-2Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2016 | Post and Courier

    ... a really big hit late in the game.” After dropping their first weekend series to Virginia Commonwealth University, Heath was glad to see the Cougars bounce back with a quality win against a quality opponent. “Last week was ...

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  11. Ligia LewisRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2016 | City Pages

    ... seductive and intellectually challenging. Lewis holds a BFA in dance and choreography from Virginia Commonwealth University, and has performed in venues worldwide as a dancer, appeared in film productions, and experimented in visual arts and ...

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  12. Antipsychotics and Parkinson's Early Death RiskRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2016 | WebMD

    ... if it's instead the reasons they were prescribed," said Dr. Mark Baron, interim director of Virginia Commonwealth University's Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorders Center. He wrote a commentary accompanying the new study. Antipsychotic drugs, ...

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  13. Results from 'Operation Brain Trauma Therapy' Consortium reported in Journal of NeurotraumaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2016 | Medical News Today

    ... the Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, the Medical College of Virginia Campus of Virginia Commonwealth University, the University of Florida, Messina University, Italy, and Banyan Biomarkers, LLC. OBTT evaluates potential therapies for TBI ...

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  14. Education City students visit Nepal to boost youth skillsRead the original story

    Mar 21, 2016 | The Peninsula

    ... skills; ICT skills; cultural exchange; sport; and health. Sahar Al Ansari, a student from Virginia Commonwealth University in Qatar who participated in the trip, said: "It was an eye-opener to see young people my age and with as much ability as me, ...

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  15. Ukrainian visitors say a dyakuyuaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2016 | WRIC-TV Richmond

    ... the presidential primary elections on Super Tuesday. The Ukrainians were hosted by Virginia Commonwealth University and community volunteers. This was the fifth year that VCU has hosted an Open World delegation, and the second year the delegates ...

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  16. Cannons Middie Eck honored by Junior Diabetes Research FoundationRead the original story

    Apr 28, 2010 | Examiner.com

    ... clinics and training. Chris' sister Danielle, 22, is a graduate student in advertising at Virginia Commonwealth University. She is committed to educating others about type 1 diabetes through her educational projects. His mother Debbie is an ...

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  17. Ricky Rubio's rare feat: a ideal first-day NCAA bracketRead the original story

    Mar 21, 2016 | The Echo

    ... the Final Four-Louisiana State University in 1986, George Mason University in 2006 and Virginia Commonwealth University in 2011-were all dealt the 11th seed. 1 North Carolina and Iowa State on their resume. The 5-foot-9 sophomore is one of the ...

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  18. Time to make your Cinderella picksRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2016 | Easley Progress

    ... at its highest despite not playing in a power conference. George Washington, Xavier, Virginia Commonwealth University, and Villanova are all teams who were Cinderellas at one point and now compete regularly with the big boys and beat them often. To ...

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  19. Greater Richmond Exports Initiative: Marching Toward a Regional StrategyRead the original story

    Mar 20, 2016 | Powhatan Today

    The Center for Urban and Regional Analysis at Virginia Commonwealth University's L. Douglas Wilder School of Government and Public Affairs, the Greater Richmond Partnership and Virginia's Gateway Region will host "Greater Richmond Exports Initiative: Marching Toward a Regional Strategy," 7:30 a.m., Williams Mullen Center, 200 S. 10th St. They will share findings from recent focus groups conducted across the region. The final strategy will be released in June.

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  20. Greeting card-making class for seniors is setRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2016 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... cancer recurrence than survivors without heightened financial problems, according to a new Virginia Commonwealth University study. Hrishikesh Kale, a graduate student in the VCU School of Pharmacy, spearheaded the research on the public health ...

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