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2014-04-16 12:15:13

In a study of nearly 1,000 mother-child pairs, researchers from the Bloomberg School of Public health found that prenatal exposure to selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs), a frequently prescribed treatment for depression, anxiety and other disorders, was associated with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and developmental delays (DD) in boys.

2013-08-08 23:24:50

It was recently announced that Baltimore's Johns Hopkins Hospital has regained its No. 1 U.S. medical facility ranking for people with life-threatening and rare conditions.

2011-10-05 15:11:28

Interactive video games, already known to improve motor function in recovering stroke patients, appear to safely enhance physical therapy for patients in intensive care units (ICU).

2011-06-13 12:35:48

Cells grow abundant when oxygen is available, and generally stop when it is scarce.

2009-07-27 06:35:00

Researchers from the John Hopkins School of Medicine have discovered a new type of cell used for vision in fish.

2008-12-31 08:00:00

A new study released today by John Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health finds that teens who make a pledge of abstinence until they marry are just as likely to engage in premarital sex as those who don’t.

2008-08-05 03:00:24

By John Hopkins, The Virginian-Pilot, Norfolk, Va. Aug. 5--Leo Lestino took a closer look at the ground Monday as he sat at a picnic table at City View Park in Virginia Beach. There are posted signs warning about fire ants, but Lestino hadn't noticed them until Monday.

2008-07-17 09:01:20

By JOHN HOPKINS By John Hopkins The Virginian-Pilot Chesapeake Police have collected DNA evidence from a 48-year-old South Norfolk man accused of sexually abusing a comatose patient at a Chesapeake nursing home.

2006-10-25 15:01:16

Schumarry H. Chao, MD, MBA, president of SHC & Associates, Inc. and John Hopkins, RPh, president and CEO, Rocky Mountain Health Plans, have both accepted appointments to the board of trustees of the Foundation for Managed Care Pharmacy for two year terms.

2006-06-23 10:10:55

ASSEN, Netherlands (Reuters) - American John Hopkins grabbed the first pole position of his MotoGP career at the Dutch Grand Prix on Friday when injured world champion Valentino Rossi struggled to make the race grid. Rossi will start in 18th and last position.

Word of the Day
  • A young chicken: also used as a pet name for children.
The word 'chickabiddy' may come from 'chick' plus 'biddy', a name used in calling a hen or chicken.