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Incidence of Pediatric, Adolescent and Young Adult Head and Neck Melanoma Up 51 Percent in Last Two Decades

Head and neck melanoma among pediatric, adolescent and young adult populations in the United States and Canada increased by 51.1% from 1995 to 2014, per research from Saint Louis University.
3-Oct-2019 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Saint Louis University Names Nursing School in Honor of Alumna and Trustee Trudy Busch Valentine

Saint Louis University has announced that University trustee and School of Nursing alumna Trudy Busch Valentine has made a gift of $4 million in support of SLU’s nursing school and Accelerating Excellence: The Campaign for Saint Louis University.
26-Aug-2019 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Meaningful PTSD Symptom Decrease May Lower Type 2 Diabetes Risk

Research from Saint Louis University finds treatment for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) that leads to an improvement in symptoms was associated with a 49 percent lower risk of incident type 2 diabetes. The study, “Clinically Meaningful...
21-Aug-2019 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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SLU Researchers Awarded $2.1 Million to Find New Pain-Killing Options

Saint Louis University pain researchers will investigate a promising but little understood pain signaling pathway in the hopes of opening up a new avenue for pain medication research.
19-Aug-2019 11:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Despite Temperature Shifts, Treehoppers Manage to Mate

A rare bright spot among dismal climate change predictions, new research findings show that some singing insects are likely to manage to reproduce even in the midst of potentially disruptive temperature changes.
9-Aug-2019 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Elephant Extinction Will Raise Carbon Dioxide Levels in Atmosphere

Forest elephants engineer the ecosystem of the entire central African forest, and their catastrophic decline toward extinction has implications for carbon policy.
24-Jul-2019 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Federal Government Taps Saint Louis University to Improve Care for Missouri’s Older Adults

A $3.75 million federal grant to Saint Louis University (SLU) builds upon its 30-year legacy of educating, studying and caring for older adults to further advance geriatric care across Missouri.
23-Jul-2019 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Researchers Investigate Hormonal Links Between Diet and Obesity

Scientists have found another hint that time of day may play a role in how the body burns fuel, with implications for weight gain and heart health.
23-May-2019 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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.@KenHallerMD, a @slusom pediatric professor, explains how he backs up his pro-vaccination views by participating in vaccine trials at SLU's Center for Vaccine Development

29-Apr-2019 5:05 PM EDT

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SLU Expert Discusses Future of Testing and Treating Chlorine Gas Attacks

Future answers to quickly testing and treating those who may have been exposed to chlorine gas may lie in chlorinated lipids, says a Saint Louis University professor.
18-Apr-2018 2:25 PM EDT

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Falls Researcher Breaks Ankle

A Saint Louis University nursing professor who studies the debilitating impact of falls became the victim of her own scholarship in August, when she slipped and broke her ankle. She shares lessons learned.
28-Feb-2017 4:05 PM EST

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@SLU_official Prof Optimistic @TheJusticeDept Police Force Database Further Understanding of Complex Problem

14-Oct-2016 3:05 PM EDT

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Two Years After Ferguson, St. Louis Region Stares Down Toxic Stress as Presidential Candidates Debate

6-Oct-2016 3:05 PM EDT

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Winter Weather Woes: SLU Expert Offers Tips to Protect Your Skin

Winter's arctic blast can wreak havoc on delicate skin. Nicole Burkemper, M.D., associate professor of dermatology at Saint Louis University, shares her tips for updating your skin regimen for the season.
8-Feb-2016 10:05 AM EST

SLU experts available to comment on #ZikaVirus

28-Jan-2016 4:05 PM EST

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SLU Public Health Expert, Former Homeland Security Official, Available to Comment on Zika Virus

27-Jan-2016 11:05 AM EST

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