Capital Bank and Pretty In Pink Capture Attention of NBC's TODAY Show
RALEIGH, N.C. , July 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Capital Bank President and CEO B. Grant Yarber will appear in an upcoming segment on the TODAY Show scheduled to air Monday, July 20. A producer, NBC News' correspondent Anne Thompson and crew from the TODAY Show visited Raleigh earlier thi...
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Physicians Coalition for Injectable Safety Cautions of the Complications and Consequences of Growing and Dangerous Practice
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Are pretty faces associated with positive trait?
Ingrid Olson, a professor in Penn's Department of Psychology and researcher at Penn's Center for Cognitive Neuroscience conducted an experiment, which reported that people couldn’t resist a pretty
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Men With Angina Do Worse Than Women
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Young Vets With PTSD More Prone to Heart Risk Factors
... study, but I think it's an important next step for the research," Cohen said.
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For Many, 9/11-Linked Trauma Emerged Years Later
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Pelosi, Democratic Leaders Remarks Today at News Conference on Legislative Accomplishments
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Infants Cared for in Another Home Become Heavier Toddlers
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Astrocytes Help Separate Man From Mouse
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Stents Can Treat - Not Just Prevent - Strokes, Suggests Early Research
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K-State Researcher Finds Correlation Between Childhood Obesity and Asthma
...llowing exercise. In fact, these specific children had FEV-1 measures that many consider to be classified as exercise-induced asthma.
"It was pretty
interesting. There's that whole idea that it's possible to be fit and fat in adults, but that really hasn't been looked at closely in kids," Rosenkran...
New Insight Into the Controls on a Go-To Enzyme
... why calpastatin so specifically attaches to calpain.
"Calpain has multiple domains, and what we saw was that calpastatin wraps itself around pretty
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Mindset Media Study Reveals Which Independent Voters Favor Obama Vs. McCain
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Velos Set to Clear 50 Percent Market Penetration of Large U.S. Clinical Research Sites by Year End
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research sites which may also use Velos eResearch as participants in
clinical trials led by Velos customers. "Fifty percent is a pretty
level of market penetration to achieve five years from product launch,
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Fals-Stewart Earns Hazelden's 2007 Dan Anderson Research Award
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research has been done on male alcoholics and nonsubstance-abusing wives or
partners. It's pretty
common for women to stay with substance-abusing men.
But it's much more common for men to leave relationships with alcoholic
women. Because women repo...
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Common allergy drug reduces obesity and diabetes in mice
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Mystery E. coli genes essential for survival of many species
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Antibiotics take toll on beneficial microbes in gut
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Although cefaperazone is not common...
Improved method developed to test carcinogen risk
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accurate, while for the PAH compound we're off by a factor of about 1,000."
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Why do we choose our mates? Ask Charles Darwin, prof says
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Broecker: 'What we need are tougher measures against climate change'
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Hatchery fish may hurt efforts to sustain wild salmon runs
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Biologist discovers pink-winged moth in Chiracahua Mountains
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Discovery raises new doubts about dinosaur-bird links
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Charging ahead: University of Houston team revealing secrets of electricity-producing materials
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Biologist discovers pink-winged moth in Chiricahua Mountains
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University of Texas 'Picosatellite' to be launched from space shuttle to begin milestone mission
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Inexpensive plastic used in CDs could improve aircraft, computer electronics
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awful," Curran said. "Imagine that this remarkable plastic can now not only have good optical and mechanical properties, but also good electrical cha...
Nano-sandwich triggers novel electron behavior
...matical model called a "tight-binding" model that they expect will promote a theoretical understanding of the material at the most basic level. "We're pretty
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Gundersen Lutheran Health System is Recognized for Safe Lifting Leadership
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Prominent Urologist Dr. David B. Samadi Presents Breakthrough Robotic Surgery Techniques on OR Live Webcast
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Another issue Dr. Samadi discussed during the webcast was the op...
Varian to Showcase RapidArc(TM) Radiotherapy Technology Enhancements at ASTRO 2008
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