Washington University School of Medicine

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Name: Washington University School of Medicine
First reported Apr 19 2014 - Updated Apr 19 2014 - 1 reports

Health Watch: depressed preschoolers?

FRESNO, Calif. (KFSN) -- Depression is the most common mental health problem in the U.S., affecting about 17 million people. When you think of depression, you probably don't think about children -- especially preschool children. However, researchers are ... [Published KFSN Fresno - Apr 19 2014]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

WUSTL in the News - April 15, 2014

CNNMoney.comWhy Brooklyn Law cut its tuition4/15/14The law school recently cut its sticker price by 15%. Brian Tamanaha, author of Failing Law Schools and a law professor at Washington University in St. Louis, comments.Link to article: http://managem ... [Published Washington University in St. Louis - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

Study compares long-term effectiveness of diabetes drugs

Robert Boston In a five-year study, researchers are comparing long-term benefits and risks of four widely used diabetes drugs that will be given in combination with metformin (Gulcophage®), the most commonly prescribed medication for treating type 2 ... [Published WUSTL Medicine & Healthcare News - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

Patients with rare lung disease face agonizing treatment dilemma

( Loyola University Health System ) The drug sirolimus can slow progression of the lung disease LAM, while also causing potentially fatal complications in lung transplant patients. But research suggests a drug similar to sirolimus may be safe for LAM ... [Published Infrosoft - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 2 reports

Some immune cells defend only one organ -- ScienceDaily

Scientists have uncovered a new way the immune system may fight cancers and viral infections. The finding could aid efforts to use immune cells to treat illness. The research, in mice, suggests that some organs have the immunological equivalent of "neighborhood ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

New center aims to use immune system to fight cancer, other diseases

Robert BostonA time-of-flight mass cytometer is the centerpiece of the new Center for Human Immunology and Immunotherapy Programs, a center that helps scientists use the immune system to fight cancer and infection. Pictured are Olga Malkova, PhD; Stephen ... [Published WUSTL Medicine & Healthcare News - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

Healthy Kids: Managing your growing child’s health care transitions

Your baby is finally here. You have planned and organized for nine months. You have read books and consulted with friends and family to make decisions on myriad facets of parenthood, from car seats to cribs to breast-feeding to diapers.And last but not ... [Published STLtoday.com - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

Language Seen, Not Heard

For people who have grown up being able to hear, it can be easy to equate language with speech - the audible conversations that make up so much of human day-to-day communication. However, for some 70 million people around the world , these types of conversations ... [Published Washington University in St. Louis - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

Gregory Barnes Named Director of UofL Autism Center

Contact InformationAvailable for logged-in reporters onlyNewswise — LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Gregory Barnes, M.D., Ph.D., is the inaugural permanent director of the University of Louisville Autism Center. Barnes comes to UofL from Vanderbilt University. Barnes ... [Published Newswise - Apr 16 2014]
Entities: Autism, Neurology, Epilepsy
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

Two biomarkers could help predict ASD, other developmental delays in young children

Researchers, including a team from Children's National Health System, have identified head circumference and head tilting reflex as two reliable biomarkers in the identification of autism spectrum disorders (ASD) in children that are between 9 and 12 ... [Published News-Medical.Net - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

Medical planner joins St. Louis’ HOK

Christina ForceChristina Force has joined the St. Louis office of HOK as a medical planner in the architecture firm’s healthcare practice.Force is currently working on the BJC HealthCare and Washington University School of Medicine Medical Center Campus ... [Published REJournals.com - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 1 reports

Children's Discovery Institute awards $3.1 million in pediatric research grants

Scientists researching pediatric lung disease, childhood cancer, malaria and short bowel syndrome will share $3.1 million in new grants from the Children’s Discovery Institute (CDI). The CDI grants, announced earlier this year, will fund 10 research ... [Published WUSTL Medicine & Healthcare News - Apr 14 2014]

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"Most people don't pick upup on depression in their young children. Mostly parents pick upup on what we call disruptive symptoms in children" Luby said
...several vanilla puddings containing varying amounts of fat and were asked to rate them for sweetness and creaminess, a measure of fat content. "Compared with the other three groups, smokers who were obese perceived less creaminess and sweetness. They also derived less pleasure from tasting the puddings" Pepino said
"He felt that Baltimore had been good to him, and he wanted to give something back" his daughter said
Dr. Povlishock continues, "While the authors strike the appropriate cautionary notes in terms of sample size and other limitations, these extremely important prospective observational studies should clearly inform decision-making processes in current and future military populations who have sustained such injuries."

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How smoking can make you put on weight [Published NDTV - Apr 18 2014]
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William A. Hubbard, chemical engineer [Published Baltimore Sun - Apr 17 2014]
Study compares long-term effectiveness of diabe... [Published WUSTL Medicine & Healthcare News - Apr 17 2014]
Patients with rare lung disease face agonizing ... [Published Infrosoft - Apr 17 2014]
Some immune cells defend only one organ -- Scie... [Published DailyMe.Com - Apr 17 2014]
Long-term effects of battle-related 'blast plus... [Published EurekAlert! - Apr 17 2014]
Sweetening It Up With Monkfruit [Published Asia Pacific Food Industry - Apr 17 2014]
Healthy Kids: Managing your growing child’s hea... [Published STLtoday.com - Apr 17 2014]
Language Seen, Not Heard [Published Washington University in St. Louis - Apr 17 2014]
New center aims to use immune system to fight c... [Published WUSTL Medicine & Healthcare News - Apr 16 2014]
Some immune cells defend only one organ [Published WUSTL Medicine & Healthcare News - Apr 16 2014]
Piedmont Walk returns with decorated doctor [Published The Times-Herald - Apr 16 2014]
Gregory Barnes Named Director of UofL Autism Ce... [Published Newswise - Apr 16 2014]
Two biomarkers could help predict ASD, other de... [Published News-Medical.Net - Apr 16 2014]
Gereau named Brown professor of anesthesiology [Published WUSTL Medicine & Healthcare News - Apr 15 2014]
New method of screening children for autism spe... [Published Medical Xpress - Apr 15 2014]
BioRestorative Therapies Adds to Scientific Adv... [Published ODT Mag - Apr 15 2014]
Medical planner joins St. Louis’ HOK [Published REJournals.com - Apr 15 2014]
CPAP snoring machine helping asthma patients br... [Published King5.com - Apr 15 2014]
Provost candidate Charlotte Royeen discusses ke... [Published Edwardsville Alestle - Apr 15 2014]
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Women with Diabetes Had Too Few Mammograms [Published Daily Rx - Apr 15 2014]
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Study compares long-term effectiveness of diabe... [Published WUSTL Medicine & Healthcare News - Apr 17 2014]
Robert Boston In a five-year study, researchers are comparing long-term benefits and risks of four widely used diabetes drugs that will be given in combination with metformin (Gulcophage®), the most commonly prescribed medication for treating type 2 ...
New center aims to use immune system to fight c... [Published WUSTL Medicine & Healthcare News - Apr 16 2014]
Robert BostonA time-of-flight mass cytometer is the centerpiece of the new Center for Human Immunology and Immunotherapy Programs, a center that helps scientists use the immune system to fight cancer and infection. Pictured are Olga Malkova, PhD; Stephen ...
Some immune cells defend only one organ [Published WUSTL Medicine & Healthcare News - Apr 16 2014]
MIchael C. Purdy Postdoctoral research fellow Dorothy K. Sojka, PhD, prepares for an experiment involving immune cells known as natural killer cells. Scientists have uncovered a new way the immune system may fight cancers and viral infections. The finding ...
Gereau named Brown professor of anesthesiology [Published WUSTL Medicine & Healthcare News - Apr 15 2014]
Mark BeavenLarry J. Shapiro, MD, (left), executive vice chancellor for medical affairs and dean of the School of Medicine, congratulates Robert W. Gereau IV, PhD, at his installation as the Dr. Seymour and Rose T. Brown Professor of Anesthesiology. Robert ...
Children's Discovery Institute awards $3.1 mill... [Published WUSTL Medicine & Healthcare News - Apr 14 2014]
Scientists researching pediatric lung disease, childhood cancer, malaria and short bowel syndrome will share $3.1 million in new grants from the Children’s Discovery Institute (CDI). The CDI grants, announced earlier this year, will fund 10 research ...
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