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Michael Bloomberg Donates $1.8 Billion To Johns Hopkins University For Financial Aid
The record gift aims to open the "door of opportunity" for lower- and middle-income students.
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Scientists Give Ecstasy To Octopuses And Are Astounded By What Happened Next
The Molly-coddled octopuses were "very playful, doing water acrobatics."
Fido Survived The Research Lab. Now What?
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Maryland just became the seventh state to enact a “Beagle Freedom” law, which seeks to find homes for cats and dogs that survive testing in research labs.
Veteran Receives First Penis And Scrotum Transplant
25 Johns Hopkins surgeons and staff worked for 14 hours to transplant a penis and scrotum to an Afghanistan war veteran maimed by an I.E.D.
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There's One Letter In The Alphabet That Almost No One Can Write
Meet the most mysterious letter in the English language.
These Are The 12 Victims, Including 2 U.S. Families, Of The Costa Rica Plane Crash
Two pilots and the families' tour guide also died in the New Year's Eve crash.
Deb Dunn Talks Saving Transgender Lives And LGBTQ Equality (AUDIO)
Emmy Award Winning Broadcast Journalist
This week I talked with Deb Dunn, Transgender Health Coordinator for the LGBT Resource Center of Chase Brexton Health Care
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How To Deal With Stigmatizing Remarks About Mental Illness
Trump said the Texas shooting was a 'mental health problem.' That's wrong.
We Need More Women Physicians Of Color
President, The Greenlining Institute
We’ll not only have a better health care system, we’ll have a healthier, more equitable society.
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We Still Don't Know Much About How Wildfire Smoke Affects Our Health
Little research has been done on this pollution's specific effects.
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Flu Vaccine Fake News That Goes Viral During The Flu Season
Dr. Melvin Sanicas
Vaccinologist, Public Health Physician, Gates Global Health Fe...
Winter is almost here, which means flu season is just around the corner. It also means that anti-flu vaccine misinformation
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Republican Health Care Bills Defy The Party's Own Ideology
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Views from experts in academia, providing fact-based analysis ...
By Christy Ford Chapin, University of Maryland, Baltimore County The Senate’s health care proposal made it clear that Republicans
America Sees A 'Summer Slide' In Reading Each Year. Five Ways You Can Help Prevent It.
CMO & Deputy COO at Istation. Education | Technology | Empower...
My daughter’s favorite shirt is a fluorescent pink, water-vik tee that reads in bold yellow font, “School’s Out!” She wears
Where Are They Now? Lucrative Lobbying Gigs, Other Jobs Landed By Newly-former Lawmakers
Published by the nonpartisan Center for Responsive Politics an...
By: Niv Sultan "I think that American people should know that the members of Congress are underpaid," said Rep. Jim Moran
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Why Aren't There More Black Teachers? Racial Discrimination Still Plays A Role
“I think this is just another example of how ideas about race and racism, to be frank, are deeply embedded in the schools."
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Weaponizing Social Media
Alan Rosenblatt, Ph.D.
Digital Political Strategist & Researcher
What happens to a country when its figurehead uses social media to undermine reality and truth?
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Two-Thirds Of Cancers Caused By Random Genetic Mistakes
By Julie Steenhuysen, Reuters
In other words, cancer is usually just plain old bad luck.
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