Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: Southeastern Consortium for Dermatology meets in Augusta this week

(Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University) About 200 dermatologists will be coming to Augusta this week for the 41st Annual Southeastern Consortium for Dermatology. The Nov. 3-5 consortium features keynote speaker Dr. Kim Yancey, chair of the Department of Dermatology at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas, discussing Blistering Diseases: Then and Now, during the Herbert Z. Lund Lecture at 7:45 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 4 at the Augusta Convention Center in downtown …

Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: PARP inhibitor may be effective against some TNBC lacking BRCA mutations

(American Association for Cancer Research) The investigational PARP inhibitor talazoparib caused regression of patient-derived xenografts (PDXs) of triple-negative breast cancers (TNBC) that had BRCA mutations and also those that did not have BRCA mutations but had other alterations in DNA damage-repair pathways.

Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: Monitoring Crohn’s Disease Using Inflammation Biomarkers and Symptoms Led to Better Patient Outcomes Than Using Symptoms Alone

An efficacy and safety study of two treatment models for patients with Crohn’s disease has found that monitoring both inflammation biomarkers and symptoms led to superior outcomes compared to clinical management of symptoms alone.

Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: What UNESCO Means to U.S. Cities

What do San Antonio, Timbuktu, and Peducah, Kentucky have in common? They’ve all been recognized in some way by UNESCO, the United Nations agency for education, science, and culture. The Paris-based agency operates one of the U.N.’s most recognizable brands with the World Heritage Sites program, whose designations are solid gold for tourism and create globally-recognized civic pride. It also supports cities’ cultural sectors with its Creative Cities Network, which on Tuesday announced 64 new mem…

Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: UTHealth, Adult Protective Services Join Forces to Improve Lives of Texas Elderly

Newswise imageThe Texas Forensic Assessment Center Network (FACN) has been expanded from children’s services to include adults through a formal agreement between the Texas Department of Family and Protective Services (DFPS) and McGovern Medical School at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth).

Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: UTHealth Receives $2.5 Million for HIV Education and Treatment for Persons with Substance Use Disorders

Newswise imageA $2.5 million federal grant will allow a multidisciplinary team at McGovern Medical School at UTHealth in Houston to provide prevention and treatment information about HIV, AIDS and sexually transmitted diseases to underserved individuals with substance abuse or mental disorders.

Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: ATS Objects to the EPA’s Move to Silence the Input of Scientists

Newswise imageToday the EPA announced a new policy regarding who can serve on the agency’s scientific advisory boards. In earlier comments, EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt had questioned the “independence, and the veracity and the transparency of those recommendations that are coming our way” from scientists who have received EPA research funding.

Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: Physicians at Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey Named as ‘Jersey Choice Top Doctors’

Newswise imageA number of chief physicians at Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey, the state’s only National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center, are being honored as a ‘Jersey Choice Top Doctor’ by New Jersey Monthly magazine.

Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: Consumers May Not Recognize Costs, Consequences of Demand for ‘Clean’ Food

Newswise imageEating “clean” is all about avoiding foods with additives, preservatives or other chemicals on the label. Two Iowa State University professors are warning of the consequences associated with the clean food movement in terms of food waste, safety and cost.

Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: New York First Responders Train for Critical Incident Response at Grand Central Terminal, Test New Tech

Newswise imageNew York City emergency responders conducted a critical incident training exercise early Sunday morning at Grand Central Terminal, and tested out some new technologies provided by DHS S&T.

Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: Radon on the Radar

Researchers have known for decades that exposure to radon may cause lung cancer, and that North Dakota and Iowa have some of the highest radon rates in the country.
Could radon potentially cause other cancers? Researchers from the geography department and the School of Medicine & Health Sciences teamed up to explore that possibility.
Along with a high incidence of radon, North Dakota also has the highest rate in the nation of chronic lymphocytic leukemia, or CLL. No one knows what causes this ca…

Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: Five hospitals in University Hospitals System Receive “A” for Patient Safety in Fall 2017 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade

The Leapfrog Group released its news hospital safety grades, and five hospitals with the University Hospitals system in Northeast Ohio earned the grade of “A.”{

Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: Kids Are Four Times More Likely to Be Hit by Cars on Halloween

Halloween is in many ways a glimpse of a distant American past—that fabled place where neighbors talked to each other and children played freely in the streets. Trick-or-treaters prove that even sprawliest suburb can be rendered walkable when sugar is the incentive.

On the other hand, October 31 is also a reminder that automobiles firmly rule American roads in 2017: Children are four times likelier to be struck and killed by a vehicle tonight than on other nights during the year. This chart that…

Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: Young bats learn bat ‘dialects’ from their nestmates

Young bats adopt a specific ‘dialect’ spoken by their own colonies, even when this dialect differs from the bat ‘mother tongue,’ a new study shows. By offering insight into the evolutionary origins of language acquisition skills, the study calls into question the uniqueness of this skill in humans.