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2011-01-07 00:00:48

Vanderbilt Professor Larry Van Horn, a leading expert and researcher on healthcare management and economics, is the featured speaker on an upcoming QHR Learning Institute Webinar titled “Will Health Reform Bankrupt America?” The free event will take place Jan. 20 at 2 p.m.

2010-12-30 14:09:34

Bad eating habits, ingestion of alcohol, sedentary lifestyles - all unhealthy life habits that are already being detected in early adolescence and that are especially predominant amongst women and young people between the ages of 19 and 26.

2010-12-20 15:41:46

Awards have an impact on Spanish movie productivity, since they increase internal and external distribution demand, but subsidies have no effect whatsoever on the productivity of the Spanish film industry.

2010-12-01 11:18:31

A 13-year study has been key to understanding how and why an orchid species (Cypripedium calceolus), which is endangered in some countries in Europe, is surviving and recovering in the Pyrenees.

2010-11-16 19:35:44

A Nova Southeastern University (NSU) researcher has announced a breakthrough discovery to block a protein that can contribute to heart failure.

2010-10-18 15:58:43

The latest colorectal cancer research presented at the American College of Gastroenterology's (ACG) 75th Annual Scientific meeting in San Antonio this week strengthens the growing body of evidence that suggests significant disparity in colorectal cancer (CRC) demographics and outcomes between various races.

2010-10-18 15:05:23

The association between obesity and gastrointestinal-related cancers and coronary artery disease; the link between an overweight or obese body mass index and the severity of Crohn's disease; and whether inflammatory bowel disease is an independent risk factor for coronary artery disease, were among the highlights of new research that was presented this week at the American College of Gastroenterology's (ACG) 75th Annual Scientific meeting in San Antonio.

2010-10-06 23:17:13

Barred for up to ten years from receiving research grants from the Swedish Research Council.

2010-10-01 14:34:20

Researchers from the Polytechnic University of Valencia (UPV) have produced a new league table of Spanish savings banks based on economic, financial and social criteria.

2010-09-27 17:21:32

"If you study, you are more likely to get a stable job, even if it doesn't have anything to do with your training".

Word of the Day
  • A woman chauffeur.
  • A woman who operates an automobile.
The word 'chaffeuse' comes from French, and is the feminine form of 'chauffeur'.