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    Building Hope: Henry Ford Health System Breaks Ground On Destination Cancer Facility

    Story Source DETROIT, June 6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Joined by patients and donors, state and city leaders, Henry Ford Health System broke ground today on its new home for the Henry Ford Cancer Institute. The Brigitte Harris Cancer Pavilion (pronounced BRIG-it-ah) will be a destination center for ambulatory cancer treatment, precision medicine, clinical trials and research, […]

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    Disparity in Hearing Healthcare is Widespread with the Majority Enduring the Devastating Effects of Untreated Hearing Loss

    Story Source SAN LEANDRO, Calif., June 5, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — iHEAR Medical supports the Over-the-Counter (OTC) Hearing Aid Act of 2017, which was recently introduced in Congress to improve access and affordability of hearing aids. About 86% of Americans with hearing loss, over 30 million people, go untreated, making hearing impairment the most common form of […]

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    Wounded Warrior Project Photography Class Puts Camaraderie in Focus

    Story Source LAS VEGAS, June 5, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — A recent Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) photography class empowered Denise McCarson to rely on her own conceptual instincts – not the camera’s automatic function – to create breathtaking images. The National Guard veteran borrowed a camera and started taking pictures several years ago while she was deployed. […]

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    Parkinson’s Awareness Has Grown Since Muhammad Ali’s Death

    Story Source PHOENIX, May 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — The Champ’s legacy lives on. On the first anniversary of Muhammad Ali’s death, nearly half of Americans say awareness of Parkinson’s disease has increased over the last year – a testament to the enduring power of Ali’s long and inspirational fight against the disease, according to a new […]

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    Storytime a ‘Turbocharger’ for a Child’s Brain

    Story Source CINCINNATI, May 31, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — While reading to children has many benefits, simply speaking the words aloud may not be enough to improve cognitive development in preschoolers. A new international study, published in the journal PLOS ONE and led by researchers at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, shows that engaging with children while […]

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    Spine Surgeon Dr. Michael Janssen Performs Surgery on World Champion Athletes

    Story Source DENVER, May 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Dr. Michael Janssen, renowned spine and orthopedic surgeon, recently performed total disc replacement (TDR) surgery on World Champion offshore powerboat racer Rusty Rahm. Janssen, a spine surgeon at the Center for Spine and Orthopedics (CSO) in Denver, is a skilled surgeon and international speaker that has performed […]

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    Veterans Get Defensive during Wounded Warrior Project MMA Class

    Story Source NORTH LAS VEGAS, Nev., May 26, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Dwayne Fitzpatrick took his wife and daughter to a recent MMA-style self-defense class so they could learn how to get out of trouble. As punches were thrown, Dwayne quickly was empowered to learn how Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) programs help his body and mind […]

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    NGS-based RNA-seq Market Worth 2.65 Billion USD by 2022

    Story Source PUNE, India, May 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — According to a new market research report “NGS-based RNA-seq Market by Products & Services (Sample Preparation, Consumables, Bioinformatics), Technology (SBS, SMRT), Application (De novo, Transcriptome Epigenetics, Small RNA), End User (Research Centers, BioPharma Companies) – Global Forecast to 2022” published by MarketsandMarkets™, this report studies the […]

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    Wounded Warrior Project Encourages Veterans to Visit Military Landmarks

    Story Source JACKSONVILLE, Fla., May 26, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Now that summer is quickly approaching and another school year is wrapping up, families soon will be traveling to explore some of the country’s remarkable sites. Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) encourages veterans and families to visit some of our favorite military landmarks. Whether it’s an afternoon […]

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    Emergency drill tests St. Louis' response to stroke

    Story Source ST. LOUIS, May 25, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Ambulance lights flashed and first responders raced to the scene Thursday as part of a simulation exercise for a life-threatening medical event that happens about every 40 seconds in the U.S. The emergency was stroke, which claims approximately 3100 lives in Missouri each year. “Tornado drills, fire […]

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    Sovereign Health's Chief Scientific Officer Veena Kumari, Ph.D., Presented on 'Nicotine Addiction in Schizophrenia' at Yale University School of Medicine

    Story Source SAN CLEMENTE, Calif., May 25, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Sovereign Health, a national behavioral health system, is proud to announce that Sovereign Health’s Chief Scientific Officer, Veena Kumari, Ph.D., CPsychol, AFBPsS, an internationally renowned authority on the neurobiology of schizophrenia presented on “Nicotine Addiction in Schizophrenia’ on Wednesday, May 24, at West Haven Campus of […]