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Business Interest in Africa Still Strong Despite Ebola - NBCNews.com
27 Aug 2014 at 3:37pm
Business Interest in Africa Still Strong Despite Ebola
The Ebola crisis has closed several borders, suspended some international flights and slowed economic activity, especially in the three hardest-hit countries in West Africa. But U.S. observers say the crisis will pass eventually and, despite immediate concern, ...
Ebola-infected doctor in Sierra Leone, Sahr Rogers, diesCBC.ca
A Look Inside a Slum Cut Off by the Ebola OutbreakABC News
Ebola nurse 'caught disease from a ba...
Light Therapy for Precancerous Skin Lesions - WebMD
27 Aug 2014 at 3:17pm
Light Therapy for Precancerous Skin Lesions
WEDNESDAY, Aug. 27, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Treating pre-cancerous skin spots with a type of light therapy may be more effective than the usual therapy -- freezing the lesions with liquid nitrogen, a new study suggests. Rough, scaly spots, called actinic ...
Photodynamic therapy vs. cryotherapy for actinic keratosesMedical Xpress
Light vs. Freezing for Actinic KeratosisdailyRx
Photodynamic therapy clears thin AKs better than cryotherapySkin and Al...
Everest Study Finds High Altitude Affects BP - WebMD
27 Aug 2014 at 3:17pm
Everest Study Finds High Altitude Affects BP
WEDNESDAY, Aug. 27, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- In a new study done from the heights of Mount Everest, Italian researchers found that your blood pressure steadily increases if you ascend to great heights. They also found that a drug widely used to treat ...
How high altitude affects blood pressureZee News
Climbing Everest sends blood pressure soaringBusiness Standard
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Scientists Experiment With Reworking Memory in Mice - Wall Street Journal
27 Aug 2014 at 2:44pm
Scientists Experiment With Reworking Memory in Mice
Wall Street Journal
In a new study, scientists rewired the circuits of the brain in mice and changed the animals' bad memories into good ones. MIT neuroscientist Roger Redondo, lead author of the study, discusses his findings on the News Hub with Sara Murray. Up Next ...
Scientists 'Rewrite' Bad Memories in MiceWebMD
Bad Memories Morphed Into Good Ones With A Burst Of LightHeadlines & Global News
Scientists able to 'reverse' emotions a...
Self-monitoring, self-titrating hypertension meds benefits high-risk patients...
27 Aug 2014 at 11:35am
Self-monitoring, self-titrating hypertension meds benefits high-risk patients
CDC disease control specialist Rebecca Merrill shares what she's packing on her trip to fight Ebola in West Africa. Opinion · Blogs & Commentary · Polls · Education · CME/CE Features · Dermatology CME/CE · Features · Clinical Features · Clinical Challenge ...
Managing BP at Home Works in High-Risk PatientsMedPage Today
Should Patients Be Self-Titrating Antihypertensive Medications?Monthly P...