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Shirley Grubbs

December 21st, 2014 | Comments Off

Shirley Lovan Grubbs died December 16, 2014 in Oskaloosa, Iowa. Shirley Lovan Grubbs, son of James Clifton and Tera Grubbs, was born October 28, 1930, [...]

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Disability in Sports on Sci TV with Triathlon World Champ Aaron Scheidies

December 21st, 2014 | Comments Off

In this December episode, SCI explores disability in sports with Aaron Scheidies, legally blind ITU World Paratriathlon Champion. He discusses issues and challenges he has [...]

Original post by PRWeb

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Pro tips for setting up iPad for elderly mom

December 20th, 2014 | Comments Off

This question – how to set up an iPad for an elderly relative – has been asked frequently before. I’ll summarize what I learned from [...]

Original post by Ask MetaFilter

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Signaling mechanism could be target for survival, growth of tumor cells in brain cancer

December 20th, 2014 | Comments Off

UT Southwestern Medical Center neurology researchers have identified an important cell signaling mechanism that plays an important role in brain cancer and may provide a [...]

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Author Elizabeth Berg’s mom has a secret Santa: her daughter

December 19th, 2014 | Comments Off

This week, Berg posted her mother’s Christmas essay on Facebook. She said it didn’t come easily to the 94-year-old because she has macular degeneration, a [...]

Original post by TwinCities

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Doug Loe: Canada Has Earned Its Spot In The Biotech All-Star Team Photo

December 19th, 2014 | Comments Off

Biotech investors in the United States who overlook investment opportunities across the borders are missing out on huge opportunities, says Douglas Loe, healthcare equity analyst [...]

Original post by Seeking Alpha

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Endophthalmitis Outbreak Associated with Repackaged Bevacizumab

December 19th, 2014 | Comments Off

To the Editor: An outbreak of endophthalmitis associated with repackaged bevacizumab occurred during February-March 2013 in Georgia and Indiana, USA. Bevacizumab is a vascular endothelial [...]

Original post by Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

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The Best Healthcare Stocks of 2014: Which Is Our Favorite for 2015?

December 19th, 2014 | Comments Off

From Medicaid expansion to cancer drugs to minimally invasive treatment for heart disease, Industry Focus looks at the 10 top performers among large-cap healthcare stocks [...]

Original post by The Motley Fool

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Big names help Abbey concert raise A 55K for sight charity

December 19th, 2014 | Comments Off

Tales of King John and a Biggles-like derring-do together with the Hallelujah Chorus illuminated Romsey Abbey last Friday at a special Christmas concert which raised [...]

Original post by Hampshire Chronicle

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Capacity to balance on one leg reflects brain health

December 19th, 2014 | Comments Off

Researchers report that an inability to balance on one leg for more than 20 seconds is associated with damage to the brain that would be [...]

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