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Considering a career in academia? Workshop for all disciplines.
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Source: Johns Hopkins University and Health Systems Archive - March 28, 2018 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

Hopkins Nursing—Dean on Education and Moving Forward
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Source: Johns Hopkins University and Health Systems Archive - March 28, 2018 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

Member Highlights: Laurel Public Library, Laurel, DE
NNLM MAR is pleased to share successes of health outreach projects and activities in our region. Learn what your amazing colleagues are doing to increase access to quality health information for the communities they serve. Nutritious, Quick, and FlavorFULL Cooking This project began in 2014 in response to the high rates of obesity and obesity-related conditions in the Laurel community. The goal continues to be to reaching out to adults with these conditions, or those at risk, to engage and educate them on where and how to find reliable, accessible sources for their health information needs, as well as health information f...
Source: NN/LM Middle Atlantic Region Blog - March 28, 2018 Category: Databases & Libraries Authors: Hannah Sinemus Tags: Member Highlights Source Type: news

Antimicrobial Stewardship Research Workshop
BALTIMORE, MARYLANDWorkshop Learning Objectives  Courses& Workshops (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - March 28, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: GAtherton Source Type: news

Medical Trainees Must Move Beyond Algorithms Medical Trainees Must Move Beyond Algorithms
The use of algorithms for teaching and patient care is only the first step. To become quality doctors, medical trainees must learn to move beyond the formulas.Medscape Med Students (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - March 28, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Med Students Article Source Type: news

Teaching And Learning At The Boundaries Of 2 Cultures
We all stand to lose from the gulf between the sciences and the humanities, and the classroom is the ideal place for conversations between these two cultures to unfold, says professor Marcelo Gleiser.(Image credit: Getty Images) (Source: NPR Health and Science)
Source: NPR Health and Science - March 28, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Marcelo Gleiser Source Type: news

Teaching And Learning At The Boundaries Of Two Cultures
We all stand to lose from the gulf between the sciences and the humanities — and the classroom is the ideal place for conversations between these two cultures to unfold, says Prof. Marcelo Gleiser.(Image credit: Getty Images) (Source: NPR Health and Science)
Source: NPR Health and Science - March 28, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Marcelo Gleiser Source Type: news

Medical News Today: How long does a yeast infection take to go away?
Vaginal yeast infections are common and the result of an imbalance of bacteria in the vagina. How long vaginal yeast infections last can vary, depending on their severity and what treatment is used. Learn more about what to expect and home remedies that may be worth trying to treat the infection and ease the symptoms. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - March 28, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Women's Health / Gynecology Source Type: news

Propranolol produces short-term facilitation of extinction in a rabbit model of post-traumatic stress disorder - Burhans LB, Smith-Bell CA, Schreurs BG.
Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a learning-based anxiety disorder with significant public health challenges due to difficulties in treating the complex, multiple symptomology. We have developed an animal model of PTSD, based on Pavlovian eyeblink ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 28, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

UCLA receives $20 million to create state-of-the-art health sciences learning center
A $20 million commitment from Eugene and Maxine Rosenfeld will enable UCLA Health Sciences to enhance its ability to provide simulation training to future health care professionals.The expansion and revitalization of the learning resource center, which includes the UCLA Simulation Center, will also create a new home for the Center for Advanced Surgical and Interventional Technology and provide a new state-of-the-art space for training medical students in the most advanced patient care practices. The project is a priority of UCLA ’s health enterprise because of its importance in attracting and preparing future leaders...
Source: UCLA Newsroom: Health Sciences - March 28, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Alzheimer's Stigma a Barrier to Prevention, Care: Survey
WEDNESDAY, March 28, 2018 -- Stigma surrounding Alzheimer's disease may discourage Americans from learning about their risk and from joining clinical trials for potential new treatments, a small survey reveals. " We found that concerns about... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - March 28, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Info International announces brand new conference – ConTech 2018
Transforming content through data science, AI and emerging technologies Every organisation creating and managing content collects mountains of data, some valuable, some not. ConTech 2018 will examine where data science, content and technology come together. At ConTech 2018 delegates will learn how a new generation of technology is impacting the world of content. Hear from the content pioneers who are already seeing the benefits of using data science, the data science visionaries who are building new content tools and understand how you can start applying data science to your own work – whether you are a publisher, co...
Source: News from STM - March 28, 2018 Category: Databases & Libraries Authors: STM Publishing News Tags: Events Featured Source Type: news

Health Tip: Teach Your Kids Healthy Hair Habits
-- Kids should learn healthy ways to take care of their hair at an early age, the American Academy of Dermatology says. The group offers this advice: Wet hair and scalp with warm water before using shampoo. Use only a quarter-size drop of... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - March 28, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Alternative Treatment Options for AVNRT Alternative Treatment Options for AVNRT
Learn about several treatment options to appropriately manage AVNRT in the ED.The Journal of Emergency Medicine (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - March 28, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Emergency Medicine Journal Article Source Type: news

Social awareness increases prove brain changing in adults with autism
(Center for BrainHealth) Researchers at the Center for BrainHealth at The University of Texas at Dallas, in collaboration with co-leading authors at George Washington University and Yale, have demonstrated in a pilot study that a clinician-driven virtual learning platform, tailored to young adults on the autism spectrum, shows improved social competency. Findings published in Autism Research reveal that increases in socio-emotional and socio-cognitive abilities correlate with brain change. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - March 28, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Long-term water storage: Tips for stockpiling water in 55-gallon drums in your garage
(Natural News) As you start to get the hang of prepping, you’ll eventually learn the proper way to store water for long-term use. (h/t to UrbanSurvivalSite.com) But while it might seem like several half-liter bottles of water will be enough, don’t forget that when SHTF, every person in your group will need at least a gallon of... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - March 27, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Genes in songbirds hold clues about human speech disorders, UCLA biologists report
Insights into how songbirds learn to sing provide promising clues about human speech disorders and may lead to new ways of treating them, according to new researchpublished in the journal eLife.There are about 9,000 species of birds, about half of which are songbirds. When these birds sing, the activity of a master gene called FoxP2 declines in a key region of the brain involved in vocal control known as Area X. The decrease in FoxP2 produces changes in the activity of thousands of other genes.Reed Hutchinson/UCLAStephanie WhiteFoxP2 also plays an important role in speech in humans. Stephanie White, a UCLA professor of int...
Source: UCLA Newsroom: Health Sciences - March 27, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

4 reasons why AI won't replace radiologists
Are you worried about artificial intelligence (AI) eliminating your job? Don't...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: AIUM: Radiologists must get out of their comfort zone AIUM: Can deep learning classify liver fibrosis on US? AI method lowers radiation dose, speeds scanning times Is artificial intelligence ethical in healthcare? Deep learning may produce sharp reductions in DBT dose (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - March 27, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

10 Time-Saving Kitchen Hacks
This article originally appeared on Health.com (Source: TIME: Health)
Source: TIME: Health - March 27, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Krissy Brady / Health Tags: Uncategorized Diet/Nutrition healthytime onetime Source Type: news

NLM Technical Bulletin, Mar-Apr 2018, NLM Webinar: Insider's Guide to Accessing NLM Data--EDirect Office Hours on April 25, 2018
On Wednesday, April 25, 2018, join National Library of Medicine (NLM) staff for EDirect Office Hours. Aimed at intermediate and advanced EDirect users, this one-hour session serves as a forum where participants can get answers to EDirect questions, meet other members of the EDirect user community, and learn something new about EDirect. (Source: NLM Technical Bulletin)
Source: NLM Technical Bulletin - March 27, 2018 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Nine causes of white particles in urine
In this article, learn about the possible causes of white particles in urine for both men and women, including UTIs, kidney stones, STIs, yeast infections, prostatitis, and pregnancy. We also list additional symptoms to watch out for, such as white discharge or burning, and explain when you should talk to a doctor. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - March 27, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Urology / Nephrology Source Type: news

When Young Athletes Need Sports Injury Care
Treatment TermsSports medicine Author Sarah Avery Sub-Title Know What to Expect at the Visit Overview When young athletes get hurt, the best option for care is often an orthopaedic doctor who specializes in sports-related injuries. However, the criminal conviction of a USA Gymnastics team doctor who used his position to abuse children and teens for decades has raised concerns among parents and athletes. Content Blocks Header Sports Medicine Experts Can Be Essential to Injury Recovery ContentParents might question the value and appropriateness of a sports medicine visit, but Duke Health orthopaedic surgeonJocelyn ...
Source: dukehealth.org: Duke Health News - March 27, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: dg62 at duke.edu Source Type: news

Bristol study on nicotinic receptors and long-term memory could lead to more targeted and effective therapies for dementia
A new University of Bristol study, which identifies how acetylcholine impacts learning and memory by acting at different receptors, could prove significant in the drive to develop more targeted and effective therapies for dementia. (Source: University of Bristol news)
Source: University of Bristol news - March 27, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: Health, International, Postgraduate, Public engagement, Research; Faculty of Biomedical Sciences, Faculty of Biomedical Sciences, School of Physiology, Pharmacology and Neuroscience; Press Release Source Type: news

Course for nurses to learn how genomics can battle bacteria
A new free course has been launched to help nurses and other health professionals to understand how genomics can battle bacteria diseases. (Source: Nursing Times)
Source: Nursing Times - March 27, 2018 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What causes bladder pressure?
It is normal to feel pressure on the bladder when needing to urinate, but some people feel this pressure constantly. Interstitial cystitis is often responsible for this feeling, and we explore the causes of this condition. We also discuss other symptoms, treatments, and how to prevent the feeling. Learn more here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - March 27, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Urology / Nephrology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Study overturns age-old theory of brain learning
A new study challenges the traditional view that learning in the brain is synaptic, or link-based, proposing instead that it is dendritic, or node-based. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - March 27, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology / Neuroscience Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What is the best way to treat scabies at home?
The appearance of a scabies rash on the skin can be an intensely itchy and distressing symptom. Potential treatments for the condition can be applied at home and they include products such as clove oil, cayenne pepper, and turmeric. Learn here more about what causes scabies and what at-home remedies might work. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - March 27, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Source Type: news

RAF nurse walks in footsteps of wartime heroes of Telemark
A London-based nurse has been learning winter survival skills in Norway while also following in the footsteps of famous wartime raiders who helped halt the Nazi ’s atomic bomb programme. (Source: Nursing Times)
Source: Nursing Times - March 27, 2018 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

Medical News Today: How do you get rid of garlic or onion breath?
Garlic and onions add flavor to an extensive variety of foods and have many health benefits. However, both can cause bad breath, especially when eaten raw. This halitosis can last all day. Here, learn 12 easy ways to prevent or eliminate onion or garlic breath at home. We also discuss the science behind the odor. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - March 27, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nutrition / Diet Source Type: news

A Health Picture of HUD-Assisted Children, 2006-2012 (March 2018)
This report describes the health characteristics of HUD-assisted children using various NHIS variables. Focus includes sociodemographic characteristics, health status, learning-related health status, and healthcare access. (Source: HSR Information Central)
Source: HSR Information Central - March 27, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Man almost dies after taking antibiotics: With blisters and burns all over his body, he had to learn to walk and eat again
(Natural News) A two-week round of antibiotics nearly took a man’s life. Thirty-eight year-old Josh Dennis from Colorado suffered severe blisters and burns over 90 percent of his body and was temporarily blinded after taking a two week round of antibiotics to treat a staph infection. The course of antibiotics afflicted his body with toxic... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - March 27, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Deployed Medicine
Committee for Tactical Emergency Casualty Care. 02/14/2018 This mobile app is an innovative learning service developed to supplement the medical education and training of U.S. military personnel, although some of the medical content could be broadly applied for use by civilian medical providers. The information contained in this app is designed to serve as a supplementary resource to reinforce prior training, and to help deliver high quality trauma care in deployed settings. (Video or Multimedia) (Source: Disaster Lit: Resource Guide for Disaster Medicine and Public Health)
Source: Disaster Lit: Resource Guide for Disaster Medicine and Public Health - March 27, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: The U.S. National Library of Medicine Source Type: news

Hijacking the Endogenous Opioid System to Treat Pain Hijacking the Endogenous Opioid System to Treat Pain
Learn how our understanding of the endogenous opioid system has evolved, and find out what it means to the field of pain management.Pain (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - March 27, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Anesthesiology Journal Article Source Type: news

Genes in songbirds hold clues about human speech disorders, UCLA biologists report
(University of California - Los Angeles) New insights about how songbirds learn to sing provide promising clues about human speech disorders and may lead to new ways of treating them. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - March 27, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Cirrascale Cloud Services Expands Offerings to Include IBM POWER9...
The company’s deep learning and HPC cloud platform now supports multiple bare-metal configurations of IBM Power Systems AC922 Server with up to four Volta-based NVIDIA GPUs(PRWeb March 27, 2018)Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2018/03/prweb15350535.htm (Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals)
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - March 27, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

AIUM: Can deep learning classify liver fibrosis on US?
NEW YORK CITY - A deep-learning algorithm that analyzes B-mode morphological...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: AI method lowers radiation dose, speeds scanning times New algorithm helps identify negative report findings Deep learning may produce sharp reductions in DBT dose How accurate are SRU guidelines for advanced fibrosis? Math functions add color, detail to ultrasound images (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - March 26, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Recruitment Information Session - Pittsburgh, PA
May 10, 2018All prospective medical and non-medical aid workers: join us for a presentation and question& answer session to learn more about how you can become part of Doctors Without Borders' field work. A Human Resources Officer will be on hand to discuss requirements and the recruitment process and a Doctors Without Borders aid worker from the local area will share their stories of life in the field.SPACE IS LIMITED. PLEASE REGISTER.Location: PNC YMCAPittsburgh  (Source: MSF News)
Source: MSF News - March 26, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Douglas Mercer Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What are the white spots on my foreskin?
Learn about the many causes of white spots on the penis and foreskin. These pimples can be harmless or the results of infections, sometimes sexually transmitted. Find out about the other symptoms that can affect the foreskin, as well as what treatments there are to get rid of white spots on the foreskin. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - March 26, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Men's Health Source Type: news

Book Review: It ’ s Not Always Depression
How many of us are truly connected to our emotions? Since emotions can be uncomfortable, we can all probably admit to dealing with them in an unhealthy manner at some point. Maybe we cope through our addiction to technology, through comfort eating, or other things. In It’s Not Always Depression: Working the Change Triangle to Listen to the Body, Discover Core Emotions, and Connect to Your Authentic Self, Hilary Jacobs Hendel talks about techniques we can use to stay connected to our emotions rather than the traditional therapy model of discussing thoughts and personal histories. “Everyone of us can benefit from...
Source: Psych Central - March 26, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Tina Arnoldi Tags: Book Reviews Depression Disorders is it depression not always depression Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What are these black spots on my scrotum?
We describe the range of causes, treatments, and accompanying symptoms. Learn more about these spots here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - March 26, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Men's Health Source Type: news

AIUM: Radiologists must get out of their comfort zone
NEW YORK CITY - As artificial intelligence, computer-aided detection, and pattern...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: AIUM to honor ultrasound leaders AIUM publishes guidance for improving ob/gyn US Medical societies celebrate ultrasound awareness AIUM: Is MRI really needed after MSK ultrasound? AIUM: Machine learning may aid breast ultrasound reads (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - March 26, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

April CMS National Training Program Learning Series Webinar
April 12, 2018 1:00-2:30pm ET. In observance of Minority Health Month, OMH will present " From Coverage to Care " which will: describe the work of OMH, their mission, and vision; explain their suite of materials that help explain health insurance coverage and how to connect to primary care, preventive, and behavioral health services; and summarize resources for individuals and partners. (Source: HSR Information Central)
Source: HSR Information Central - March 26, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What home remedies can relieve sinus pressure?
Sinus pressure can be a symptom of infection or allergies. While medication can help, some home remedies can also relieve the pressure. Learn more about the home remedies that could help relieve pressure, such as neti pots, saline nasal sprays, and steam inhalation, as well as when someone should see a doctor. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - March 26, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Ear, Nose and Throat Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What could be the cause of morning diarrhea?
Diarrhea in the morning can have a range of potential causes, including lifestyle choices, a temporary illness, such as a virus or food poisoning, or an underlying condition, such as IBS or IBD. Read on to learn how to prevent it with some simple lifestyle changes, and how to treat it if there are medical reasons. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - March 26, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: GastroIntestinal / Gastroenterology Source Type: news

Preventing Interpersonal Violence in Relationships, Part 2
This is Part 2 in a series on interpersonal violence in relationships. Read Part 1 here. Risk Factors — People Who May Be Vulnerable to Dating Abuse It can be hard to imagine why any person would allow a partner to hurt them and frighten them, while remaining in the relationship. A number of common risk factors may make some individuals more vulnerable to the risk of relationship abuse: A trauma history – Adverse experiences, especially in childhood, can impair a person’s ability to function well psychologically, emotionally, and in relationships. Especially when the trauma is not recognized and trea...
Source: Psych Central - March 26, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Robyn Brickel, MA, LMFT Tags: Abuse Alcoholism Anxiety Codependence Family Parenting Relationships & Love Substance Abuse Trauma Women's Issues #metoo controlling behavior dating abuse dating violence Domestic Violence Emotional Abuse emotional dependen Source Type: news

Social structure, social learning, and the severity of physical intimate partner violence against women in Nigeria - Dim EE, Elabor-Idemudia P.
Using the Nigerian Demographic and Health Survey (NDHS) of 2013, this study applies the social structure (feminist) and social learning perspective in understanding the severity of physical intimate partner violence (IPV) in Nigeria. About 26,403 married w... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 26, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Preschool work against bullying and degrading treatment: experiences from an action learning project - S öderström, Hultman AL.
This article deals with experiences from an action learning project against bullying and degrading treatment among nine Swedish preschools. Even though definitions of bullying and degrading treatment tend to lead to thoughts of school-age children rather t... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 26, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

"We all come together to learn about music": a qualitative analysis of a 5-year music program in a juvenile detention facility - Hickey M.
The purpose of this long-term qualitative study was to uncover evidence that might support components of positive youth development (PYD) in a music composition program at an urban youth detention center. The constructs of PYD come from self-determination ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 26, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Preventing and treating trauma, building resiliency: the movement toward compassionate schools in Watauga County, North Carolina - Presnell D.
Trauma affects the brain in many ways, including impairing one's ability to learn, creating psychological and emotional issues, and contributing to poorer health outcomes. This is not only true for children but for adults as well, contributing to social is... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 26, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news