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Creighton Physicist’s Work Unveils New Ability of Immune Cells

Being able to quiet active neutrophils with a dual-beam laser could lead to new treatments for lung injury.
14-Jun-2017 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

2017 Trauma Symposium Will Focus on Interprofessional Approaches to Trauma Care


Creighton University hosts Trauma Symposium: An Interprofessional Focus in Trauma Care, June 16. The event is designed for medical professionals, academics and students who practice or study in the areas of trauma surgery and emergency medicine.
17-May-2017 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Well-Heeled Research: In New Rehabilitation Lab, Creighton Students Examine Effects of Women in Heels


A pair of Creighton University undergraduates are collecting data on women in heels with an eye on the health effects of the shoes, especially as it pertains to lower back problems and the potential earlier onset of osteoarthritis in the knee.
17-May-2017 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Attention and Emotional Regulation of Veterans with PTSD Is Subject of Creighton Profs’ Latest Research


Study determined veterans with PTSD exhibit deficits in attention allocation and emotional regulation when processing words specific to combat like “raid” or “seize,” but not when processing neutral words such as “bread” or “pen.”
8-May-2017 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

'Athletes of the Small Muscles': Graduating OT Student Follows Passion Through Treating Musicians


Over the 15-minute course of Maurice Ravel’s Bolero, the snare drummer raps out 5,144 individual beats.
5-May-2017 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

New Study Suggests That Vitamin D Decreases Risk of Cancer

Evidence suggests that low vitamin D status may increase the risk of cancer.
28-Mar-2017 10:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

History Professor Earns NSF Grant to Look at Evolution of Attitudes Toward People with Developmental Disabilities


Andrew Hogan, PhD, an assistant professor in the Creighton University Department of History, has earned a grant from the NSF’s Science, Technology and Society program to study the evolution of attitudes and narratives about people with...
22-Mar-2017 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Study Dispels Claims Associated with Female Adolescent Weight Gain Related to Dairy Foods  

Study shows that increasing dairy calcium intake in adolescent girls does not increase body fat or weight. Article chosen as the Editor’s Pick for Volume 105 Issue 5 of The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition.
16-Mar-2017 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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