(New York University) The content of a children's book -- not its form as a print book or a digital book -- predicts how well children understand a story, finds a new study by NYU Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development.
(American Association for Cancer Research) A noninvasive PET imaging method that measures granzyme B, a protein released by immune cells to kill cancer cells, was able to distinguish mouse and human tumors that responded to immune checkpoint inhibitors from those that did not respond early in the course of treatment.
(American Association for Cancer Research) Among patients with non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) fueled by ALK gene alterations who were being treated with crizotinib (Xalkori), a decrease in the number of circulating tumor cells (CTCs) harboring increased copies of the ALK gene over the first two months of treatment was associated with increased progression-free survival.
(American Association for Cancer Research) Alcohol consumption was associated with an increased risk of breast cancer in a large study of African-American women, indicating that they, like white women, may benefit from limiting alco...
Ya deal, ya just deal.When we left for the airport, we sat in the lobby of the hotel waiting for WheelTrans, when it didn't come on time we called and found that I'd mistakenly booked it for 4 in the afternoon, not 4 in the morning.Whoops.Grabbed...Show More Summary
It can be a challenge to have to reassure the incessantly needy and narcissistic person. New research shows how to help you, and them, break out of their clingy habits.
If this blog were a child it would be in middle school right now, so it's probably not surprising that it has managed to amass 2,000 posts. But it seems like a milestone worth noting. Every once in a while I start typing in this space and ponder what it is, after all these years, I'm still trying to accomplish. Show More Summary
Excited parents Beyonce and Jay Z looked to be a bit distracted by their unborn twins while sitting courtside at the Utah Jazz vs Los Angles Clippers NBA Western Conference Game on Sunday afternoon. The post Jay-Z And Beyonce Sit Courtside At Clippers Game appeared first on Growing Your Baby.
The Canadian Obesity Network (CON) recently conducted an investigation into Canadians’ access to publicly and privately funded medical care for obesity. The results of the research have been published as a “Report Card on Access
That’s right – contrary to what many religiously believe, it is the inability to grow more fat during times of energy surplus, rather than the excess of fat which appears to directly contribute to the
Drew Barrymore was spotted out for a stroll with her kids, Olive and Frankie on the Upper East side of Manhattan on Friday April 28, 2017. The post Drew Barrymore Strolls With Her Kids in Manhattan appeared first on Growing Your Bab...
Hold on to your hats ladies and gentlemen, the third installment in my AT adventure is a big one (and it’s coming from my cell phone)! Day 15: NOC to Sassafras Gap Shelter, 6.8 miles Nothing really can prepare you to go back out to the wild after staying a night in a (semi) real bed. Show More Summary
My first week as a thruhiker. The post My First Week on the Trail: Embracing the Life appeared first on The Trek.
Scientists refer to the study of biological toxins as toxinology. From bacterial toxins like anthrax to the deadliest snake venoms, toxinology examines the chemical warfare between animals, plants, fungi and bacteria. In my Toxinology...Show More Summary
As school districts struggle under the burden of unpaid lunch debt, many of them resort to tactics that stigmatize children.
Announcing the Grand Opening of The Perinatal Mood and Anxiety Disorder Center at Monmouth Medical Center (MMC)! This is such an exciting development for New Jersey that I’m taking the day off from work to attend this grand opening to meet the program’s multi-disciplinary team of experts and clinicians certified by Postpartum Support International. When: […]
A quick caveat to any readers using this as a guide for their summit attempt of Mt. San Jacinto; we completed our summit on the morning of April 26 and conditions are changing rapidly. For north-bounders Mt. San Jacinto is the first of the optional summits easily accessible from the PCT. Show More Summary
Police arrested an Italian woman who faked her pregnancy, bought a baby and then returned the baby after discovering it was half black. The 35-year old woman suffered two miscarriages after she previously got pregnant with her boyfriend, who is in prison, according to officials in a town south of Rome. She told police she wore a... Read More »
It started sunny and bright... The post Rollercoastin’ appeared first on The Trek.
While losing weight isn't something that happens overnight, doing some prep work the night before can make all the difference when you step on the scale. If slimming down and becoming healthier are two goals at the top of your priority list, here are four must dos to make part of your weeknight routine. Related Do These 3 Things Before Breakfast to Encourage Weight Loss