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Researchers Find Main Source of Fibromyalgia Pain

Source: Las Vegas Guardian Express Online Researchers have found the main source of pain in Fibromyalgia patients, and contrary to what many believe, it does not stem from the brain. The findings mark the end of a decades-old mystery about the disease, which many doctors believed...
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A Push to Sell Testosterone Gels Troubles Doctors

Source: New York Times.com The barrage of advertisements targets older men. “Have you noticed a recent deterioration of your ability to play sports?” “Do you have a decrease in sex drive?” “Do you have a lack of energy?” If so, the ads warn, you should “talk to your doctor about...
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Researchers Find No Serious Adverse Reactions to HPV Vaccination

Source: Infection Control Today.com Researchers at Karolinska Institutet in Sweden and their Danish colleagues have monitored HPV-vaccinated girls via patient data registries in order to examine the incidence of a wide range of diseases and thus determine if there are any serious...
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Featured Video: Spina Bifida Awareness Month

Spinda Bifida Resource Network (Flemington NJ): http://thesbrn.org/ Our goal is to provide comprehensive support and services to the more than 7,000 individuals, plus innumerable family members and professionals, living in New Jersey and metropolitan New York… SBRN is a...
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Alzheimer’s breakthrough hailed as ‘turning point’

Source: BBC News Health.com The discovery of the first chemical to prevent the death of brain tissue in a neurodegenerative disease has been hailed as the “turning point” in the fight against Alzheimer’s disease. More work is needed to develop a drug that could...
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Doctor of Nursing Practice Program Approved for Rutgers School of Nursing–Camden

The New Jersey Presidents’ Council has approved a doctor of nursing practice (DNP) degree-granting program for the Rutgers School of Nursing–Camden. Courses will begin in summer 2014. The DNP program, considered a significant step forward in advancing nursing education and...
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