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Saint Leo University adds tech center

Saint Leo University adds tech center

ST. LEO — Saint Leo University and its business partners this week celebrated the opening of the BB&T Center for Innovation & Technology in the college’s Donald R. Tapia School of Business.
Published: 10/17/14
Scientists find possible mood disorder ‘dimmer switch’

Scientists find possible mood disorder ‘dimmer switch’

Researchers at University of California, San Diego School of Medicine have identified a control mechanism for an area of the brain that processes sensory and emotive information that humans experience as “disappointment.”
Updated: 1 months ago
Chemically altered vancomycin attacks resistant bacteria

Chemically altered vancomycin attacks resistant bacteria

With President Barack Obama issuing an executive order last week intended to encourage the development of weapons for the war against bacterial resistance, researchers at The Scripps Institute have announced a possible contribution to the effort.
Updated: 1 months ago
Tampa General employee fired for accessing patient information

Tampa General employee fired for accessing patient information

Tampa General Hospital said Friday it terminated an employee who improperly accessed the personal information of about 675 patients.
Updated: 1 months ago
UF study: stress test little value in people without cardiac symptoms

UF study: stress test little value in people without cardiac symptoms

Putting people without heart disease symptoms through cardiac stress testing has little if any value when it comes to health, a newly published study from the University of Florida suggests.
Updated: 1 months ago

Study: ‘Minimal’ young adult emergency visit decline under ACA

A new study shows a nearly 2 percent drop in emergency department visits by young adults since they were allowed to stay on their parents’ health plans under the Affordable Care Act.
Updated: 1 months ago

Study: Ebola in U.S. “likely” but can be controlled

Cases of Ebola hemorrhagic fever likely will spread from the deadly viral disease's epidemic epicenter in western Africa to the United States, but the nation's health care system should be able to manage and contain any domestic outbreak. ...
Updated: 1 months ago
Transfusions reduce recurrent strokes in sickle cell children

Transfusions reduce recurrent strokes in sickle cell children

Researchers at the Washington University say they have identified a way of reducing the risk of recurrent strokes in young people with sickle cell anemia. As a result, they are urging clinicians to look for evidence of these often silent cerebrovascu...
Updated: 1 months ago
FDA: Gluten-free food ingredient can cause allergic response

FDA: Gluten-free food ingredient can cause allergic response

MANHATTAN, Kansas — A popular new ingredient in gluten-free products could be causing an allergic reaction, according to a Kansas State University food safety specialist.
Updated: 1 months ago

JPMorgan Chase will write fewer FHA mortgages

JPMorgan Chase, the country’s second largest mortgage lender, caught attention in financial circles in July when its CEO said the bank may scale back the number of FHA loans it produces.
Updated: 1 months ago

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