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States bordering Gulf of Mexico rank at, near bottom of new index
... states bordering the Gulf of Mexico — rank at or near the bottom of the JustSouth Index issued by the Jesuit Social Research Institute at Loyola University New Orleans. Those states are Alabama, F... read more
Mayo cancer center vies for a share of Florida research dollars
One of the country's most prestigious names in research, the Mayo Clinic Cancer Center is in three states ... Florida ranks second in the nation in cancer incidence and mortality, but 15th in NCI gran... read more
Eight USF Faculty Members Named New AAAS Fellows
This year, USF again ranks fourth worldwide for institutions with the most new AAAS Fellows elected –tied with Indiana University. USF has the highest number of new AAAS Fellows among universities in ... read more
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What Are the Side Effects of Surgery and Radiation Therapy for Breast Cancer?
The American Cancer Society reports that surgery is the most common treatment ... breast medical oncologist at the Stefanie Spielman Comprehensive Breast Center at The Ohio State University and medica... read more
Magnet or Sticky?: A State-by-State Typology
Find out where your state lands in the typology below. Definition: All in this group rank among the top 25 states on the magnet scale, and the bottom half on the sticky ... the magnet and sticky scale... read more
How long does a broken hip take to heal?
Every weekday, a CNNHealth expert doctor answers a viewer question. On Wednesdays, it's Dr. Otis Brawley, chief medical officer at the American Cancer Society. Asked by Faye from Farmville, North Caro... read more
Irish Town Stands Up to Big Seaweed
For BioAtlantis, which specializes in seaweed derived animal and plant nutrition products, securing a reliable and traceable source of raw seaweed near the company’s home ... involve dredging the seaf... read more
North Florida arrowhead sting: What's the point?
Fourteen people were arrested in Operation Timucua, in an effort to preserve state ... wild boar. Near one of the holes, someone has carved a gash in a pine tree. "They checked the tree," Brown said. ... read more
Trump: The Least Charitable Billionaire
A TSG review of the group’s Internal Revenue Service returns dating back to 1990 reveals that Trump, the foundation’s president, may be the least charitable billionaire in the United States ... $26,00... read more
Football's Silent Killer Forces Players and Teams to Make Tough Choices
Not all NFL players with SCT have enjoyed near-symptom-free careers. Cardinals receiver John Brown slipped through the cracks of the NCAA's screening policy. He attended Pittsburg State ... according ... read more
Transcript: Clinton's State of the Union speech
But there's a problem: While our fourth-graders outperform their peers in other countries in math and science, our eighth-graders are around average, and our 12th-graders rank near the bottom ... this ... read more
Alcohol may improve breast cancer survival
The researchers followed close to 25,000 breast cancer ... The bottom line, says Newcomb? "This is good news for women because it might help direct some of their choices after their diagnosis." Dr. Sa... read more