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Childhood Muscular Fitness and Adult Metabolic Syndrome

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Does Physical Activity Lower the Risk of Bacterial Infections?

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Dr. Humayun Chaudhry Installed as Chair of International Medical Regulatory Group

Humayun Chaudhry, DO, MACP, President and CEO of the Federation of State Medical Boards (FSMB), was installed as Chair of the International Association of Medical Regulatory Authorities (IAMRA) during the 12th International Conference on Medical Regulation this week in Melbourne, Australia.

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Yoga May Not Count Toward 30 Minutes of Daily Physical Activity, but May Have Other Benefits

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Landmark Genetic Interaction Map Reveals the Networks of Cellular Life

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A global genetic interaction map is revolutionizing how genes are being studied. A new study is no longer looking at genes as loners, but instead as a social network of the body, interacting in groups. The new approach may ultimately change our understanding of the genetic roots of diseases.

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Supporting Employees to Stand Up, Sit Less and Move More

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Mercy Medical Center in Baltimore Hosts 3rd International Pressurized IntraPeritoneal Aerosol Chemotherapy (PIPAC) Symposium

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Mercy Surgical Oncologist Dr. Vadim Gushchin leads symposium focusing on PIPAC, a new emerging field of research with major therapeutic potential for cancer patients.

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Data Sharing at a Crossroads: CEO of @SBPdiscovery Speaks Out

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Pembrolizumab Approval Is Tip of the Iceberg for Immunotherapy in HNSCC

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Immunotherapy is a big change for head and neck cancer and there seems to be no doubt that there is activity for immunotherapies with pembrolizumab as well as nivolumab [Opdivo]” said Burtness, professor of Medicine at Yale Cancer Center.

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Op-Ed: Communities as Assets for Health Promotion

In a presentation to OneCity, Executive Director of Health People, Chris Norwood proposes a new vision of health---a vision that absolutely includes poor communities as recognized and valued partners in building their own health.

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Inside the Lab: Using Botox to Advance Science

Many know Botox as a trendy way to get rid of wrinkles, but the popular drug — made from botulinum neurotoxin (BoNT) — can do more than just fill lines.

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Yale Team Compares Effectiveness of Four PD-L1 Tests

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In a recent study, a Yale Cancer Center team compared the performance of the four available PD-L1 assay tests. They found that one of the assays failed to reveal comparable levels of PD-L1, a tumor-promoting protein, while three others revealed comparable levels.

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SLU Receives Nearly $2 Million to Train Family Medicine Residents, Medical Family Therapy Students

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Saint Louis University has received a $1.87 million grant to strengthen behavioral health training for family physicians, who often are the primary physician seen by many adults and children, and for medical family therapists who practice alongside them.

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Science Can Shape Healthy City Planning

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A three-part series published in The Lancet and released in conjunction with the United Nations quantifies health gains achieved if cities were designed so that shops, facilities, work and public transportation were within walking distance of most residents.In part three of the series, researchers tackle how to implement timely research into city design, planning and policy to improve the health of a city’s residents.

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