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Social factors impact hospitals' readmission penalty measures, study shows

Social factors impact hospitals' readmission penalty measures, study shows

New navigation program improves outcomes, longevity of care for HIV-infected adolescents and youth

New navigation program improves outcomes, longevity of care for HIV-infected adolescents and youth

New study explores safety of exercise in children with sickle cell disease

New study explores safety of exercise in children with sickle cell disease

UB researchers explore potential side effects of stimulant drug on people without ADHD

UB researchers explore potential side effects of stimulant drug on people without ADHD

New gene variant linked to Lou Gehrig's disease

New gene variant linked to Lou Gehrig's disease

New screening model effectively identifies Latino infants at risk for autism

New screening model effectively identifies Latino infants at risk for autism

UVA research finding sheds light on cause of deadly heart condition

UVA research finding sheds light on cause of deadly heart condition

Researchers uncover new connection between brain regions involved in early stages of motor control

Researchers uncover new connection between brain regions involved in early stages of motor control

Outdated health myths practiced by grand parents could pose serious risks to young children

Outdated health myths practiced by grand parents could pose serious risks to young children

Computational analysis highlights potential economic burden of Zika outbreak in the U.S.

Computational analysis highlights potential economic burden of Zika outbreak in the U.S.

Specific genetic changes in the placenta of women may serve as biomarker to predict newborn health

Specific genetic changes in the placenta of women may serve as biomarker to predict newborn health

Small increase in children's physical activity could reduce obesity, avoid billions in medical costs

Small increase in children's physical activity could reduce obesity, avoid billions in medical costs

Study finds increase in illicit cannabis use and disorders after states passed medical marijuana laws

Study finds increase in illicit cannabis use and disorders after states passed medical marijuana laws

Low levels of NPTX2 protein in the brain may lead to learning and memory loss in Alzheimer's disease

Low levels of NPTX2 protein in the brain may lead to learning and memory loss in Alzheimer's disease

Youth with uncomplicated epilepsy have favorable social outcomes as their siblings

Youth with uncomplicated epilepsy have favorable social outcomes as their siblings

New findings support use of integrative therapies for treating breast cancer patients

New findings support use of integrative therapies for treating breast cancer patients

Study sheds new light on factors that may contribute to infant fussiness

Study sheds new light on factors that may contribute to infant fussiness

Study: Improving health and wellbeing of adolescents could bring 10-fold economic benefit

Study: Improving health and wellbeing of adolescents could bring 10-fold economic benefit

Babies with low or high birth weight may be at increased risk for developing NAFLD, study suggests

Babies with low or high birth weight may be at increased risk for developing NAFLD, study suggests

Children who specialize in individual sport have higher risk for overuse injuries

Children who specialize in individual sport have higher risk for overuse injuries