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  1. Celebrate Safely This Fourth of July: Three Tips for Hearing...Read the original story w/Photo

    44 min ago | PRWeb

    ... speech-language pathologists; speech, language, and hearing scientists; audiology and speech-language pathology support personnel; and students. Audiologists specialize in preventing and assessing hearing and balance disorders as well as providing ...

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  2. U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Enlists IBM's Watson in the War on CancerRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | IBM

    VA oncologists Michael Kelley and Neil Spector review a Watson for Genomics DNA analysis report. On Wednesday at VP Biden's National Cancer Moonshot Summit, VA and IBM launched a public-private partnership to help doctors expand and scale access to precision medicine over the next two years for 10,000 American veterans with cancer.

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  3. Zacks Investment Research Lowers NeoGenomics, Inc. (NEO) to HoldRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    According to Zacks, "NeoGenomics, Inc. is a high-complexity CLIA-certified clinical laboratory that specializes in cancer genetics diagnostic testing, the fastest growing segment of the laboratory industry. The company's testing services include cytogenetics, fluorescence in-situ hybridization, flow cytometry, morphology studies, anatomic pathology and molecular genetic testing.

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  4. Local doctors plan to open lab to test medical marijuana for qualityRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun

    A group of local doctors plans to open a medical marijuana testing facility in Columbia to ensure product quality in anticipation of a burgeoning therapeutic cannabis industry in Maryland. Testing is required by state law for cannabis growers, and this provided an opportunity for the group of four doctors, led by Dr. Andrew Rosenstein, chief of the division of gastroenterology at University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical Center.

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  5. New Guidelines for Feeding Assistants ...Read the original story

    Oct 12, 2011 | Advance

    ... state-approved training courses," Janet Brown, MS, CCC-SLP, director of Health Care Services in Speech-Language Pathology for ASHA, told ADVANCE . The final rule mentioned this suggestion, stating, "We have no objection to this, and facilities may ...

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  6. One of these poems was written by an AI - can you guess which one?Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    Artificial intelligence has competed against humans as novelists, go players, hackers, and pathologists. Now, AI algorithms have taken on the role of poet through PoetiX, a competition arranged by the Neukom Institute for Computational Science at Dartmouth College.

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  7. International Lung Cancer Experts Seek Public Comments on Revised...Read the original story

    23 hrs ago | Newswise

    Newswise - BETHESDA, MD. - June 28, 2016 - The College of American Pathologists , the International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer , and the Association for Molecular Pathology announced today the open comment period for the revised evidence-based guideline, "Molecular Testing Guideline for Selection of Lung Cancer Patients for EGFR and ALK Tyrosine Kinase Inhibitors."

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  8. Breakthrough in brain tumour researchRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PhysOrg Weblog

    Glioblastoma, one of the most aggressive forms of brain tumour, which kills thousands of patients within a year. Credit: Alison Howarth, therapeutics team at the Brain Tumour Research's centre of excellence, University of Portsmouth A potentially ground-breaking scientific breakthrough with far-reaching consequences for future treatments of brain tumours is to be revealed at an international research meeting in Poland today.

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  9. AI boosts cancer screening to nearly 100 percent accuracyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Fox News

    Pathologists have diagnosed diseases in more or less the same way for the past 100 years, by laboring over a microscope reviewing biopsy samples on little glass slides. Working almost robotically, they sift through millions of normal cells to identify just a few diseased ones.

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  10. Lung cancer experts seek public comments on revised molecular testing guidelineRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | EurekAlert!

    IMAGE: The College of American Pathologists , the International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer , and the Association for Molecular Pathology announced today the open comment period for... view more BETHESDA, MD. -- June 28, 2016 -- The College of American Pathologists , the International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer , and the Association for Molecular Pathology announced today the open comment period for the revised evidence-based guideline, "Molecular Testing Guideline for Selection of Lung Cancer Patients for EGFR and ALK Tyrosine Kinase Inhibitors."

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  11. 3 Ways to Improve Direct-to-Consumer Health Tests Like Theranos and 23AndMeRead the original story

    Yesterday | US News & World Report

    Lately, there's been an increasing trend of patients ordering testing like cholesterol and vitamin D without a doctor's visit. The direct-to-consumer testing market is expected to exceed $350 million by 2020, which is significant projected growth, considering it was worth $15 million in 2010.

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  12. Steroid receptor crosstalk informs therapies for breast cancer treatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PhysOrg Weblog

    Tumor cells in the placebo-treated mice grew rapidly. Tamoxifen prevented the tumors from growing.

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  13. High Demand Expands Seating For Denver SOS Approach to Feeding WorkshopRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PRWeb

    Due to high interest, STAR Institute for Sensory Processing Disorder has expanded seating for the SOS Approach to Feeding Workshop taking place July 28-31, 2016 in Denver, Colorado. A STAR Institute for SPD therapist puts the SOS Approach to Feeding to use at STAR Institute's Treatment Center in Denver, Colorado STAR Institute is offering a unique opportunity for participants to tour the STAR Institute Treatment Center, complete with a reception and cocktail hour co-sponsored by Lime and Landscape Structures, Inc. Due to high interest, STAR Institute for Sensory Processing Disorder has expanded seating for the SOS Approach to Feeding Workshop taking place July 28-31, 2016 in Denver, Colorado.

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  14. Reproducibility of the NEPTUNE descriptor-based scoring system on...Read the original story

    Yesterday | Modern Pathology

    Correspondence: Dr L Barisoni, MD, Department of Pathology, University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, 1400 NW 12th Avenue, Room 4079, Miami, FL 33136, USA. E-mail: [email protected] ; B Gillespie, CSCAR, 3550 Rackham Building, 915 E Washington St., University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 USA.

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  15. AHS salary disclosure places current president at top of listRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBC News

    Two lab pathologists, a geriatrician and a community dentist were among the top 15 salary earners at Alberta Health Services last year. Dr. Verna Yiu, now the health board's president, was the top earner last year when she was a vice-president seconded from the University of Alberta.

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  16. Cross talk between hormone receptors has unexpected effectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Medical News Today

    One of the first clues pathologists look for in tissue from a newly diagnosed breast cancer patient is the estrogen receptor, a nuclear protein that converts hormonal messages in the bloodstream into instructions for the cell about how to behave. They also look for the presence of progesterone receptors, primarily to confirm that the estrogen receptor is active.

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  17. Allina Health neuroscience study improves tumor subtypingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | EurekAlert!

    Benign tumors in the pituitary gland make up ten to 15 percent of all brain tumors. Because accurate subtyping directly impacts the patient's treatment plan, Allina Health researchers wanted to simplify the complex pathology classification process.

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  18. Amy Donaldson: Amy Donaldson: Runner with Parkinson's helped me...Read the original story

    Sunday | Deseret News

    As I entered the aid station at mile 30, I told the volunteers I was dropping out of the Squaw Peak 50-miler. The words did not provide the relief I'd convinced myself they would as I grappled with whether I could make the 2:30 p.m. cutoff at mile 33. By the time they spilled out of my mouth, I had convinced myself I couldn't make the cutoff.

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  19. Childhood apraxia of speech: A survey of praxis and typical speech characteristics.Read the original story

    Sunday Jun 26 | CiteULike

    The purpose of this study was to investigate current knowledge of the diagnosis childhood apraxia of speech in Sweden and compare speech characteristics and symptoms to those of earlier survey findings in mainly English-speakers. In a web-based questionnaire 178 Swedish speech-language pathologists anonymously answered questions about their perception of typical speech characteristics for CAS.

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  20. Free Developmental Screening...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 25 | InsideHalton.com

    Monarch House is proud to offer free screening sessions for behaviour, motor, speech and communication concerns in children. This monthly screening clinic is a free drop-in service for parents to address questions and/or concerns regarding their child's development.

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