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Basketball: Thursday scores

2 days agoHealth : Booster Shots

Boys Basketball ACADEMY LEAGUE Crean Lutheran 70, Sage Hill 33 St. Margaret's 70, Downey Calvary Chapel 58   AMBASSADOR LEAGUE Loma Linda Academy 46, Aquinas 42   BIG VIII LEAGUE Corona Centennial 93, Norco 54 Eastvale Roosevelt 55, Corona Santiago 35 King 56, Corona 49   CRESTVIEW LEAGUE Esperanza...

Put that in your e-cigarette and smoke it, or should you?

February 11, 2016 CHAPEL HILL, NC - Smoking cigarettes dramatically increases a person's risk for a host of diseases, and there's an assumption that electronic cigarettes, or e-cigarettes, are not harmful because users do not inhale smoke full of known carcinogens. Findings from the University of North Carolina School of Medicine suggest the story is not that simple. read more

New imaging technique shows how DNA is protected at chromosomes' ends

A new imaging technique has allowed researchers at North Carolina State University, the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and the University of Pittsburgh to see how DNA loops around a protein that aids in the formation of a special structure in telomeres. The work provides new insights into the structure of telomeres and how they are maintained. read more

One year on: Islamophobic attacks since Chapel Hill

Mapping Islamophobic attacks in the United States since the Chapel Hill killings.

Daily Feminist Cheat Sheet

Today is the anniversary of Yusor, Razan, and Deah’s murders in Chapel Hill last year: learn about #OurThreeWinners and their legacy from their closest friends and then read Mahroh on how we continue to ignore white violence against Muslim women. Show More Summary

10 Things We Can Learn From Our Three Winners

One year after The Chapel Hill shooting, I wake up still feeling like I just lost a friend. No, it's more than that. A best friend. No, a sibling. No, three siblings. On February 10, 2015 the world lost three people so amazing that words would fill oceans before they could even begin to describe how great Our Three Winners were. Show More Summary

Researchers find that antiretroviral therapy reduces HIV in the female reproductive tract

Chapel Hill, NC - For the first time, investigators in the Division of Infectious Diseases at the University of North Carolina School of Medicine have determined how antiretroviral therapy (ART) affects the way HIV disseminates and establishes infection in the female reproductive tract. Show More Summary

Scientists elucidate genetic underpinnings of congenital heart disease

CHAPEL HILL - Congenital heart disease is the most common birth defect and the leading cause of all infant deaths in the United States. Mutations in the gene TBX5 have been shown to cause both rare and more prevalent forms of congenital heart disease, yet the underlying mechanisms have remained unclear. read more

Basketball: Thursday scores

Boys Basketball ACADEMY LEAGUE Sage Hill 73, Downey Calvary Chapel 52   AMBASSADOR LEAGUE Woodcrest Christian 60, Linfield Christian 59 (OT)   GARDEN GROVE LEAGUE Bolsa Grande 62, Garden Grove 61 Garden Grove Santiago 61, Rancho Alamitos 45 Westminster La Quinta 55, Los Amigos 53   INLAND VALLEY...

You Can Rent the Bronx Castle That Was Built for Jesus — Design News

Pin it Sitting atop the Bronx's highest point is the Chapel Hill mansion. Built in 1928 by a religious order for Jesus Christ to live in when he returned to life, JC obviously never moved in, so now you can rent it. READ MORE »

Complex Drug Releasing Nanostructures Build Themselves Near Tumors

Researchers at North Carolina State University and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill have come up with a nanotechnology approach to solving a long existing limitation of certain cancer drugs. While many meds attack tumor cells from within, others are designed to attack cellular membranes and nearby vasculature (angiogenesis). Show More Summary

Basketball: Friday scores

3 weeks agoHealth : Booster Shots

Boys Basketball ACADEMY LEAGUE Crean Lutheran 72, Sage Hill 51 St. Margaret's 66, Downey Calvary Chapel 56   AMBASSADOR LEAGUE Woodcrest Christian 72, Aquinas 20   BASELINE LEAGUE Chino Hills 92, Damien 65   BAY LEAGUE Morningside 70, Mira Costa 66 Peninsula 68, Inglewood 62 Redondo 77, Palos Verdes...

College students' internet overuse leads families to connect and conflict, new study finds

College students who are addicted to the Internet report positive and negative effects on their family relationships, according to new research from Georgia State University and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. The study...Show More Summary

UNC Approved for a $248,594 Award From Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute

CHAPEL HILL, NC- An interdisciplinary team at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill has been approved for a Eugene Washington PCORI Engagement Award by the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) to define unmet patient-centered health care needs in what is known as the "fourth trimester," the three months after a mother gives birth.

NC: Public Can Weigh in This Week on Chapel Hill's Faster, Future Bus Line

Jan. 17--CHAPEL HILL -- Chapel Hill Transit will make one more push for public input this week before drafting its recommendation for the future bus-rapid transit corridor planned from Eubanks Road to Southern Village. BRT relies on dedica

No. 5 North Carolina beats rival NC State for 5-0 ACC start

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. -- North Carolina's Kennedy Meeks attacked the rim, scored through contact and kept throwing himself on the floor for loose balls. "It was just total effort," coach Roy Williams said. The fifth-ranked Tar Heels needed every bit of it against rival North Carolina State, too. Show More Summary

Fighting Environmental Racism in North Carolina

On an autumn afternoon in 1972, the people of Rogers-Eubanks, a historically black community just outside Chapel Hill, North Carolina, gathered beneath a tree to witness the end of a dispute. They were led by David Caldwell, Sr., one of Chapel Hill’s first black police officers, in whose back yard they stood. Show More Summary

UNC-Chapel Hill researchers kill drug-resistant lung cancer with 50 times less chemo

The cancer drug paclitaxel just got more effective. For the first time, researchers from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill have packaged it in containers derived from a patient's own immune system, protecting the drug from being destroyed by the body's own defenses and bringing the entire payload to the tumor. read more

Researchers further illuminate pathway for treatment of cystic fibrosis

January 12, 2016 CHAPEL HILL, NC - It is well established that people with cystic fibrosis (CF) have two faulty copies of the CFTR gene, but debate continues on the question of whether certain symptoms of the airway disease are caused by the mutation or if the genetic defect precedes, but does not directly lead to some of the worst symptoms patients face. read more

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