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Tiffany Marie Marsolek weds David Fitzgeorge Dunning

Tiffany Marie Marsolekand David Fitzgeorge Dunning (Aaron Delesie photo)Tiffany Marie Marsolek, the daughter of Michael and Lynda Marsolek of Malibu, Calif., was married on June 21, in Santa Barbara, Calif., to David Fitzgeorge Dunning, the son of Patricia ... [Published NCAdvertiser.com - 10 mins ago]
First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 36 mins ago - 7 reports

Regular Exercise Can Help Patients Undergoing Chemotherapy

Regular exercise can not only help you with fitness and weight management but it can also help in reducing the risk of certain chronic ailments like heart disease and diabetes. Recently, a team of American researchers have found another benefit of exercising ... [Published NDTV - 36 mins ago]
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Syria's heritage is casualty of war, Penn study finds

Sept. 20--One of the casualties of Syria's civil war is history. Five of the country's six World Heritage sites have "significant damage" and some buildings have been "reduced to rubble," according to a new report that includes work by University of Pennsylvania ... [Published Town Hall - 5 hours ago]
First reported 16 hours ago - Updated 16 hours ago - 1 reports

New cancer drug target involving lipid chemical messengers

PUBLIC RELEASE DATE: 19-Sep-2014PHILADELPHIA — More than half of human cancers have abnormally upregulated chemical signals related to lipid metabolism, yet how these signals are controlled during tumor formation is not fully understood.Youhai Chen, PhD, ... [Published EurekAlert! - 16 hours ago]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated 16 hours ago - 6 reports

Poll: Americans Know Little About Their Government

A new survey released on Constitution Day revealed that Americans don't know much about politics or government.The poll found that nearly two thirds of respondents could not name all three branches of the federal government, with 35 percent not even being ... [Published Breitbart.com - 18 hours ago]
First reported 19 hours ago - Updated 19 hours ago - 1 reports

UPenn, Wistar Institute to collaborate on $12 million SPORE grant

The Wistar Institute has announced that Meenhard Herlyn, DVM, DSc , will be the principal investigator on a $12.1 million Special Program of Research Excellence grant from the National Cancer Institute.Under the grant, Wistar and the University of Pennsylvania ... [Published Orthopedics Today - 19 hours ago]
First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 20 hours ago - 2 reports

Professor and TFA liaison dishes on 'no excuses' charters

Dive Brief: The Washington Post's Valerie Strauss has reprinted a Q&A with Joan Goodman, a professor at the University of Pennsylvania's School of Education and director of the school’s Teach For America program, about "no excuses" charter schools, originally ... [Published Education Dive - 20 hours ago]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated 21 hours ago - 4 reports

Exercise boosts tumour-fighting ability of chemotherapy

Study after study has proven it true: exercise is good for you.But new research from University of Pennsylvania scientists suggests that exercise may have an added benefit for cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy.Their work, performed in a mouse model ... [Published Ecancer Medicalscience - 23 hours ago]
First reported 23 hours ago - Updated 23 hours ago - 1 reports

Nearly half of Americans do not know who controls Congress:...

Should Republicans or Democrats gain a majority in Congress in the midterm elections, nearly half of Americans won’t notice.Though both parties are duking it out to control the House and Senate, the average Americans doesn’t even know which is the majority ... [Published New York Daily News - 23 hours ago]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 2 reports

University of Pennsylvania tops 'billionaire alumni' list

The University of Pennsylvania has more billionaire undergraduate alumni than any other college, according to a report by Wealth-X and UBS. STEPHANIE AARONSON / PHILLY.COMTravel DealsAlex Wigglesworth, Philly.comThe University of Pennsylvania has more ... [Published Philly.com - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 2 reports

Reports on Science Findings from University of Pennsylvania Provide New Insights (Recent advances in wrinkle-based dry adhesion) (Recent advances in...

Reports on Science Findings from University of Pennsylvania Provide New Insights (Recent advances in wrinkle-based dry adhesion) (Recent advances in wrinkle-based dry adhesion) By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Science Letter -- A new study on Science ... [Published Industrial Info Financials - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 3 reports

Campus Job Connects Companies With Students For Part-Time Work

College students are constantly battling between two goals: getting good grades and proving they’re ready for the real world. Combining those two goals, however, can be really difficult for the student with a demanding schedule. That’s where Campus Job[1] ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Sep 18 2014]

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"If exercise helps in this way, you could potentially use a smaller dose of the drug and get fewer side effects" Libonati noted
Deloria said Victorius' first marathon was a little rocky, but Victorius has since surpassed her when running these half marathons. "Through her injury, she was inspired to go to school, and now, she's taking it to a whole other level" Deloria said
...health policies were often overly complex, Fein urged simplicity: "If the program looks like a Rube Goldberg creation," he wrote a few years ago, "put it in a cartoon, not in the legislative hopper."
...that there was damage to World Heritage sites," says Brian Daniels, of the University of Pennsylvania Museum, which partnered in the research. "But this report surprised us by revealing just how extensive the destruction actually is."

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Optimists vs. Pessimists: Who’s Right? [Published TIME.com - 8 hours ago]
I listed optimism as one of the ten things you should do every day to improve your life . Yet pessimism does have advantages and plenty of people see it as a better way to view the world. What does the research say about the best outlook to take? ...
Poll: Americans Know Little About Their Government [Published Breitbart Feed - 19 hours ago]
A new survey released on Constitution Day revealed that Americans don't know much about politics or government. The poll found that nearly two thirds of respondents could not name all three branches of the federal government, with 35 percent ...
The 15 Best Colleges In America, According To P... [Published Clusterstock - 22 hours ago]
MIT had been the king of colleges on our list of the Best Colleges in America for the last four years in a row, but this year Stanford University came out on top. But what's the opinion of folks who work in the finance world? The same, it turns ...
Fingertip sensor gives robot unprecedented dext... [Published MIT News feed - Sep 19 2014]
Researchers at MIT and Northeastern University have equipped a robot with a novel tactile sensor that lets it grasp a USB cable draped freely over a hook and insert it into a USB port. The sensor is an adaptation of a technology called GelSight, which ...
2014 Sepsis Heroes [Published Not Running a Hospital - Sep 19 2014]
I was so pleased to be invited by Dr. Jim O'Brien to participate in the Sepsis Alliance 2014 Sepsis Heroes ceremony in New York City.  Here are the awardees: Laura Messineo is a critical care nurse who is passionate about increasing sepsis awareness ...
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