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5-27-2015 Second opinions often sought but value not yet proven
– Medpage Today
Actress Rita Wilson, who was diagnosed with breast cancer and underwent a double mastectomy recently, told People magazine last month that she expects to make a full recovery “because I caught this early, have excellent doctors and because I got a second opinion.”
5-27-2015 Study: College freshman at high risk for rape
– USA Today
New research reveals that rape of freshmen women may be more prevalent than previously believed.
5-26-2015 Second opinions often sought but value is not yet proven
– The Washington Post
Actress Rita Wilson, who was diagnosed with breast cancer and underwent a double mastectomy recently, told People magazine last month that she expects to make a full recovery “because I caught this early, have excellent doctors and because I got a second opinion.”
5-26-2015 Second opinions are often sought but their value isn't clear
– New England Public Radio
Actress Rita Wilson, who was diagnosed with breast cancer and underwent a double mastectomy, told People magazine in April that she expects to make a full recovery “because I caught this early, have excellent doctors and because I got a second opinion.”
5-26-2015 Second opinions often prescribed, but value not yet proven
– PBS NewsHour
Actress Rita Wilson, who was diagnosed with breast cancer and underwent a double mastectomy recently, told People magazine last month that she expects to make a full recovery “because I caught this early, have excellent doctors and because I got a second opinion.”
5-26-2015 Second opinions are often sought but their value isn't clear
– Southern California Public Radio
Actress Rita Wilson, who was diagnosed with breast cancer and underwent a double mastectomy recently, told People magazine last month that she expects to make a full recovery “because I caught this early, have excellent doctors and because I got a second opinion.”
5-26-2015 Second opinions often prescribed, but value is not yet proven
– The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
Actress Rita Wilson, who was diagnosed with breast cancer and underwent a double mastectomy recently, told People magazine last month that she expects to make a full recovery “because I caught this early, have excellent doctors and because I got a second opinion.”
5-26-2015 Getting a second opinion from a doctor may not improve your health
– Time Magazine
Actress Rita Wilson, who was diagnosed with breast cancer and underwent a double mastectomy recently, told People magazine last month that she expects to make a full recovery “because I caught this early, have excellent doctors and because I got a second opinion.”
5-26-2015 Second opinions are often sought but their value isn't clear
– National Public Radio
Actress Rita Wilson, who was diagnosed with breast cancer and underwent a double mastectomy recently, told People magazine last month that she expects to make a full recovery “because I caught this early, have excellent doctors and because I got a second opinion.”
5-24-2015 Light on NC solar industry focused on ending preferences
– WRAL.com
North Carolina's rapidly-growing solar industry has an unwanted spotlight upon it from a cadre of fiscal conservatives at the General Assembly fixed on ending its preferential tax and energy policy treatments.
5-20-2015 Are there unintended consequences of marijuana legalization? These experts weigh In
– The Daily Caller
A panel discussion at the National Press Club Wednesday brought together experts in the field to discuss public health hazards as marijuana legalization unfolds across the country.
5-20-2015 What a new survey can tell us about campus sexual assault
– New York Magazine
Sexual assault is an inherently difficult thing to address, and it’s only made trickier by the extent to which it eludes any sort of straightforward social-scientific analysis: It turns out it’s really, really hard to measure the frequency of sexual assault in any given setting.
5-20-2015 More evidence rape a significant problem on US college campuses
– The Malaysian Times
About one in six women experienced completed or attempted rape during their first year of college at one school in upstate New York, according to a new study.
5-20-2015 More evidence rape a significant problem on U.S. college campuses
– Reuters US News
About one in six women experienced completed or attempted rape during their first year of college at one school in upstate New York, according to a new study.
5-20-2015 More evidence rape a significant problem on U.S. college campuses
– Yahoo! News
About one in six women experienced completed or attempted rape during their first year of college at one school in upstate New York, according to a new study.
5-20-2015 More evidence rape a significant problem on U.S. college campuses
– Toronto Sun
About one in six women experienced completed or attempted rape during their first year of college at one school in upstate New York, according to a new study.
5-20-2015 FAQ: How and Why We Rate and Rank Hospitals
– US News & World Report
Over the next 12 months, more than 1 million Americans will have surgery to replace a hip or knee.
5-19-2015 What does the new data landscape require of staff?
– Devex
Most RTI International staff have a fundamental understanding of how data can be used and how it’s collected, Jon Herstein, international human resources operations director and human resources business partner at RTI, told Devex.
5-19-2015 Being Asian-American in the Affirmative Action Debate
– The Huffington Post
No one wants to talk about Asian-Americans in the affirmative action debate.
5-19-2015 The New Jews of Harvard Admissions
– The Wall Street Journal
Here’s hoping the next stage of the affirmative-action debate in higher education finally has arrived.
5-18-2015 Asian-American groups accuse Harvard of discrimination
– CNN.com
A coalition of Asian-American organizations says the federal government should step in to change Harvard's approach to admissions, accusing the university of racial discrimination.
5-18-2015 Asians and Affirmative Action
– Inside Higher Ed
More than 60 Asian-American organizations on Friday filed a complaint with the U.S. Education Department charging that Harvard University discriminates against Asian-American applicants.
5-16-2015 Keeping the temper down
– Business North Carolina
At the loading dock of a windowless industrial building on a side street in Mebane waits a 40-foot Evergreen shipping container. “Russia, or maybe China,” Kevin Damewood speculates as he approaches, unsure of its destination. Inside the building, those soon to be stuffed into the container are tortured to see how much abuse they can stand before breaking down. Machines inflict the pain. “Hey, Tony,” Damewood yells to a technician, “can you operate this thing?”
5-15-2015 In police killings, numbers are scarce or inaccurate
– Marketplace
Each year police kill a certain number of civilians. And every year the FBI puts out the Supplemental Homicide Report that's meant to provide an accurate count of those deaths. But it doesn't.
5-15-2015 Who's casting shadows over N.C. solar?
– Before It's News
According to research by RTI International and Scott Madden Consultants, $80 million in state tax incentives resulted in $900 million in clean energy and efficiency investments in 2014, as well as nearly 20,000 jobs.
5-14-2015 'Extreme' exposure to secondhand cannabis smoke causes mild intoxication
– Health Canal
Secondhand exposure to cannabis smoke under “extreme conditions,” such as an unventilated room or enclosed vehicle, can cause nonsmokers to feel the effects of the drug, have minor problems with memory and coordination, and in some cases test positive for the drug in a urinalysis.
5-13-2015 Finding Perspective
– UNC-TV
The dictionary defines perspective as a new view or vista; or a mental view or outlook. Both definitions apply to the work researchers at RTI International are conducting with drones.
5-12-2015 U.S. News releases 2015 Best High Schools rankings
– Yahoo! News
A high school diploma has become vital to career and financial success, and the U.S. high school graduation rate has climbed higher than ever before.
5-12-2015 U.S. News' 10 Best High Schools, 2015
– Yahoo! Homes
To create the 2015 Best High Schools rankings, U.S. News worked with RTI International, a North Carolina-based research firm.
5-12-2015 U.S. News releases 2015 Best High Schools rankings
– AOL
A high school diploma has become vital to career and financial success, and the U.S. high school graduation rate has climbed higher than ever before.
5-12-2015 These Triangle high schools are best in N.C. and U.S.
– Triangle Business Journal
Raleigh Charter High School ranks as the No. 1 high school in the state, and the 37th best high school in the nation, according to rankings published Tuesday by U.S. News & World Report.
5-8-2015 Texting reduces need for pain medication during surgery
– The Boston Globe
We use our cellphones for many things, but pain relief is not usually one of them. It appears, however, that text messaging may significantly reduce a patient’s pain and anxiety while under the knife.
5-6-2015 Energy Department awards nearly $10 million for efficient lighting development
– Breaking Energy
The Energy Department today announced nine research and development projects that will receive funding to support solid-state lighting (SSL) core technology research, product development and U.S. manufacturing.
5-6-2015 The Measure of Everyday Life brings big questions to radio
– Independent Weekly
Each week, "The Measure of Everyday Life," a new radio show and podcast on WNCU 90.7 FM, tackles these essential questions. Through conversations with local social science researchers, host Brian Southwell hopes to share this work with the public to improve the human condition.
5-6-2015 A new perspective
– UNC-TV
On a windswept runway, sitting in the middle of a field at an aviation facility north of Raleigh, Joe Eyerman is doing what scientists do best — testing his hypothesis. Eyerman is launching a drone aircraft.
5-5-2015 Designer drugs hit dangerous lows to bring new highs
– ScienceNews
The 18-year-old had stabbed himself four times in the neck and chest with a pair of scissors. Alone in his dorm room, he had suddenly felt trapped, convinced that the only way to get out was to kill himself.
5-5-2015 Why your next light saber will be an LED enhanced with quantum dots
– Clean Technica
In case you missed it, yesterday was May 4, better known as Star Wars Day, a day in which you can go up to a perfect stranger and say “May the fourth be with you” without getting the stinkeye.
5-4-2015 Study author of '1 in 5' number on the difficulty of arriving at a national campus rape stat
– 89.3 KPCC