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Research links tobacco smoke and roadway air pollution with childhood obesity

LOS ANGELES -- New research from Keck Medicine of the University of Southern California (USC) bolsters evidence that exposure to tobacco smoke and near-roadway air pollution contribute to the development of obesity. read more

Activists Push For Hate Crime Designation in Brutal Knoxville Beating

2 weeks agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

The Tennessee Equality Project is pushing law enforcement in Knoxville, Tennessee to prosecute the brutal attack of a local gay man, David Keck, as a hate crime. Keck was savagely beaten by suspect Dennis Wilder after Keck allegedly made sexual...

Earlier Is Better When it Comes to Plastic Surgery for Children

Mark Urata, MD, chief, Division of Plastic & Maxillofacial Surgery at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles, as well as chief, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at the Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California, discusses the future of pediatric cosmetic and reconstructive plastic surgery. Q: What makes plastic and craniofacial surgical issues […]

Diabetes patients report better outcomes with improved physician accessibility

LOS ANGELES — A new model of delivering primary care studied by Keck Medicine of the University of Southern California (USC) researchers has the potential to improve the health of patients with type 2 diabetes. The model encourages doctors...Show More Summary

When it Comes to Plastic Surgery for Children, Earlier is Better

Mark Urata, MD, chief, Division of Plastic & Maxillofacial Surgery at Children's Hospital Los Angeles, as well as chief, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at the Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California, discusses the future of pediatric cosmetic and reconstructive plastic surgery.

Caltech’s New Keck Institute for Space Studies is a LEED Platinum Think Tank

The design of the Keck Institute for Space Studies called for not only the construction of a new modernist building, but also the historic renovation of the Tolman-Bacher House, a mission-style building constructed back in 1926. The renovated building, which

International study identifies new genetic variants indicating risk for prostate cancer

An international study co-led by Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California (USC) scientists and researchers in the United Kingdom has revealed 23 new genetic susceptibility locations indicating risk for prostate...Show More Summary

Football Player Who Was Convinced He Had CTE Found To Have CTE

3 months agoSports : Deadspin

The really heartbreaking thing about today's Associated Press profile of former college linebacker Michael Keck, who died last year at age 25, is just how damned banal it is. Normal kid plays football. Normal kid suffers head injuries. Show More Summary

Ex-Missouri State Player Had Severe Brain Trauma

Michael Keck played just two years of college football before he was knocked out during practice at Missouri State and gave the sport up for good.

Keck Seng: Churning Out Profits And Growing Through Acquisition

By Oliver Rowe: This article will provide a quick update on Keck Seng's (OTCPK:KCKSF) half-year results, as well as the recently announced acquisition. There have not been many significant changes since my previous article, and I recommend...Show More Summary

USC Eye Institute study shows Native American ancestry a risk factor for eye disease

LOS ANGELES — New research led by the University of Southern California (USC) Eye Institute, part of Keck Medicine of USC, shows for the first time that Native American ancestry is a significant risk factor for vision-threatening diabetic retinopathy among Latinos with Type 2 diabetes. Show More Summary

USC Eye Institute study finds African-Americans at higher risk for diabetic vision loss

LOS ANGELES — Research by Keck Medicine of USC ophthalmology scientists demonstrates that African Americans bear heavier burden of diabetic macular edema (DME), one of the leading causes of blindness in diabetic patients in the United States. read more

Hawkishness Can Be a Serious Liability

Zachary Keck argues that Clinton’s hawkish foreign policy views don’t matter for …

Keck Seng: 4-Star Real Estate Play Offers 5-Star Return With 149% Upside To NAV

By Oliver Rowe: Summary: Keck Seng Investments (OTCPK:KCKSF) has a tremendous portfolio of undervalued assets that are hidden by historical carrying values; in addition, it pays a 3% dividend. At its current price, KCKSF has an upside to net asset value ( ( NAV)) of at least 149%. Show More Summary

CalTech Proposes Cubesats and Chipsat Space Probes

Last month, the Keck Institute for Space Studies (KISS) at the California Institute of Technology released a report titled, “Small Satellites: A Revolution in Space Science,” which examines the sorts of missions types of missions that could be with rapidly evolving small satellites. Show More Summary

WOW Factor! Massive Storm Observed on Uranus

“Even after years of observing, a new picture of Uranus from Keck Observatory can stop me in my tracks and make me say Wow!,” said Heidi Hammel, a member of the observing team. In the past few days, astronomers were...

Hemmings Find of the Day – 1955 Travers/Coons Indy car

4 months agoVehicles / Cars : Hemmings.com

What if Howard Keck hadn’t pulled the plug on the development of this Travers/Coons-built 1955 Indy car for sale on Hemmings.com before the 1955 running of the Indianapolis 500? What if the Leo Goossen-designed V-8 meant for the car had run the way he intended it? Would Vukovich have crashed on the 57th lap of […]

Los Angeles Medical Team Performs California's First Auditory Brainstem Implant Surgery on Toddler at Children's Hospital Los Angeles, Part of Only NIH-funded Study of Device's Safety and Use In Young Children

A Los Angeles team of scientists and surgeons from Keck Medicine of the University of Southern California (USC), Children's Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA) and Huntington Medical Research Institutes (HMRI) reported that sound registered in the brain of a deaf Canadian boy for the first time after doctors activated a hearing device that had been surgically implanted in his brainstem.

USC scientists discover immune system component that resists sepsis in mice

Molecular microbiologists from the Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California (USC) have discovered that mice lacking a specific component of the immune system are completely resistant to sepsis, a potentially fatal complication of infection. Show More Summary

Flamingo Friends

Keck & Lisa is a ridiculously fun, adorable shop on Zadelstraat, by Mariaplaats. They sell all sorts of colorful, beautiful home and garden items and I always want to buy at least half of everything they have. When I was … Continue reading ?

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