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Too Much Sun, Mosquito Bites Can Wreck Tropical Travel

If the last blast of winter has you longing for sun-soaked beaches in tropical locales, be sure to stop at the drug store for sunscreen and insect repellant before leaving for spring vacation.

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Constant Challenge for Discovery Propels Harvinder Gill

The Texas Tech researcher has shown how vaccines can be administered more effectively through the use of creative methods of drug delivery.

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Podcast on Evidence Law and Proof Started by Vanderbilt Professor

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Excited Utterance, a podcast about evidence law and proof, has posted more than 25 interviews since its launch last fall by Vanderbilt Law School professor Edward K. Cheng.

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FDA, Food And Drug Administration, U.S. Food And Drug Administration, e-cigarettes and youth, e-cigarettes, Smokeless Tobacco, University At Buffalo

‘Smokeless Doesn’t Mean Harmless’ Campaign May Be Doing More Harm, Researchers Argue

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FDA ad campaign geared toward rural teens who use smokeless tobacco products fails to provide public with important information on relative risks of smokeless tobacco compared to traditional cigarettes, Kozlowski and Sweanor write.

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Early Detection of Macular Degeneration Vital to Preserve Vision, Wills Eye Expert Says

Carl D. Regillo, MD Chief of the Wills Eye Hospital Retina Service discusses what patients need to know about Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Every Diagnosis of Cancer Should Come with One of These, Says Cancer Expert

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“Every cancer diagnosis should come with a referral to genetic counseling,” says cancer expert Dr. Antonio Giordano, President of the Sbarro Health Research Organization at Temple University.

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A Spot Check on Measles [VIDEO]

Dr. Dennis Woo of UCLA Health explains the health concerns around this highly-contagious disease -- and what we should do about it.

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flu, Pediatrics, Child Care, UCLA, Vaccine, Flu Vaccination, Flu Vaccine

Peak of Flu Season Starts This Month – Are You Ready? [Video]

In a season of a serious flu, UCLA's Dr. Dennis Woo explains why it's not too late to get the vaccine.

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Clear Communication Can Make Doctor Visits Successful for Children with Autism

Doctor visits can be a challenge for patients with autism, their families and health care providers. Kristin Sohl, associate professor of child health at the University of Missouri, offers several steps providers and families can take to make medical visits more successful. She says that all of them require good communication between the provider and parent before, during and after medical visits.

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Faculty Experts Available to Discuss Abraham Lincoln Legacy as Birthday Nears

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To mark Abraham Lincoln’s birthday Feb. 12 – he was born in 1809 in Kentucky – DePaul University experts are available to discuss the 16th president’s depiction in photography and art, and his relevance in modern times.







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