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New SIDS Info app seeks to reduce infant sleep-related deaths

New SIDS Info app seeks to reduce infant sleep-related deaths

Study finds no evidence of lower intelligence in young children who had anesthesia

Study finds no evidence of lower intelligence in young children who had anesthesia

Engineered immune cells clear deadly pediatric brain tumor in mice

Engineered immune cells clear deadly pediatric brain tumor in mice

Single foodborne outbreak can have large ramifications for restaurants

Single foodborne outbreak can have large ramifications for restaurants

Receptor that detects heat of red chili pepper may help protect the brain after TBI

Receptor that detects heat of red chili pepper may help protect the brain after TBI

NIH study uncovers genetic basis of 'dripping candle wax' bone disease

NIH study uncovers genetic basis of 'dripping candle wax' bone disease

Legacy of social and political factors may be responsible for vaccine hesitancy

Legacy of social and political factors may be responsible for vaccine hesitancy

New collection of transgenic flies could accelerate biomedical discovery

New collection of transgenic flies could accelerate biomedical discovery

Scoliosis surgery improves quality of life for children with severe cerebral palsy

Scoliosis surgery improves quality of life for children with severe cerebral palsy

Early life epilepsies should be treated with urgency as childhood cancers

Early life epilepsies should be treated with urgency as childhood cancers

Hypertension before pregnancy can raise risk of miscarriage

Hypertension before pregnancy can raise risk of miscarriage

SIDS study reveals unsafe sleep practices among babysitters, relatives and friends

SIDS study reveals unsafe sleep practices among babysitters, relatives and friends

High blood pressure before conception may increase risk for pregnancy loss

High blood pressure before conception may increase risk for pregnancy loss

Stanford researchers use computer simulations to study complexity of concussions

Stanford researchers use computer simulations to study complexity of concussions

High levels of humanin protein found in placenta of women who delivered low-birthweight babies

High levels of humanin protein found in placenta of women who delivered low-birthweight babies

UA scientist receives grant to study how traumatic brain injury changes brain communication

UA scientist receives grant to study how traumatic brain injury changes brain communication

New intervention aims to improve treatment adherence among teen kidney transplant recipients

New intervention aims to improve treatment adherence among teen kidney transplant recipients

Cannabis use linked to increased initiation of cigarette smoking among non-smokers

Cannabis use linked to increased initiation of cigarette smoking among non-smokers

Race and pre-pregnancy BMI may be key predictors of maternal weight gain

Race and pre-pregnancy BMI may be key predictors of maternal weight gain

Male birth control pill taken once a day shows success

Male birth control pill taken once a day shows success