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A lack of vitamin D, even in generally healthy people, is linked with stiffer arteries and an inability of blood vessels to relax.
Children suffering from extreme social anxiety are trapped in a nightmare of misinterpreted facial expressions: They confuse angry faces with sad ones, a new study shows.
Transplant and reconstructive surgeons from Emory University Hospital announced today at a news conference that they have successfully performed a rare complete hand transplant on 21-year-old Linda Lu, a college student from Orlando, Fla.
Kinetic Muscles, Inc., Emory University and the University of Advancing Technology will present an update on their Department of Defense-funded TBI rehabilitation project at the 6th Annual Barrow Traumatic Brain Injury Symposium on Friday, April 1, 2011. Tempe, AZ (Vocus/PRWEB) March 20, 2011 Kinetic Muscles, Inc., Emory University and the University of Advancing Technology will present an update on their Department of Defense-funded TBI rehabilitation project at the 6th Annual Barrow...
An enzyme viewed as an executioner, because it can push cells to commit suicide, may actually short circuit a second form of cell death.
Emory University experts predict that rates of depressive disorders among men will increase as the 21st century progresses.
High blood levels of a hormone produced in response to stress are linked to post-traumatic stress disorder in women but not men, a study from researchers at Emory University and the University of Vermont has found.
Emory Healthcare, Georgia Tech, and Emory Athletics partner up to put a full court press on breast cancer. Atlanta, GA (Vocus/PRWEB) February 04, 2011 Emory Athletics, Emory Healthcare and Georgia Tech are putting a full court press on breast cancer. The Emory Eagles Womenâ€™s basketball team will once again host their Think Pink Week of events, culminating in the Think Pink Game on February 13, 2011, at 2 pm.
New technology has made it possible for surgeons to reconstruct ACL tears in young athletes without disturbing the growth plate.
Sonny Carter was a physician, professional soccer player, naval officer, and NASA astronaut. He was born Manley Lanier Carter, Jr. on August 15, 1947 in Macon, Georgia. He graduated from Lanier High School in 1965 and then went to on study at Emory University, where he received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Chemistry in 1969. While at Emory, Carter played collegiate soccer and ran track. He was team captain and most valuable player of the soccer team during his senior season. In 1970, Carter...
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