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New Johns Hopkins Study Suggests People Who Visits Emergency Rooms Are Often Overcharged

A new study conducted by Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine revealed that in emergency rooms throughout the United States, people are overcharged for treatments and services. In fact, those people are charged on average 340 percent more than the … Continue reading

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Job Market Looking More Promising For The Class Of 2017

After many years of depressed wages and high unemployment, the job market is looking up for college graduates, analysts say. Job prospects for members of class of 2017 are better than those who graduated in the wake of the recession. … Continue reading

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Pavilion At Eager Park Opening In East Baltimore Is A Positive Sign

East Baltimoreans welcomed a new addition to their community on Saturday, Eager Park. Children and young adults also joined in on the celebration, by tossing around a football, playing on gym equipment and kicking soccer balls around on the new … Continue reading

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Johns Hopkins Made A Discovery That Could Stop The Progression Of Huntington Disease

While Huntington disease, a progressive brain disorder, is inherited in an autosomal dominant pattern, Johns Hopkins’ researchers believe their discovery about how the disease progresses could lead to a way to stall it. The 30,000 Americans, who are living with … Continue reading

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Johns Hopkins Study Found When Domestic Violence Victims Become Chronically Ill, Violence Declines

A Johns Hopkins University-led study found low-income, chronically ill women, who thought they were close to death saw a decrease in domestic violence after receiving life-saving treatment. The study published in the journal National Bureau of Economic Research shows improving … Continue reading

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Johns Hopkins University Of Education Welcomes New Dean

On August 1, Christopher C. Morphew, executive associate dean at the University of Iowa College of Education, will become the Johns Hopkins University dean of the College of Education. Morphew will succeed David W. Andrews, who left in April 2016 … Continue reading

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A New Johns Hopkins Study Suggests DNA Errors And “Bad Luck” Are Responsible For Most Cancer Mutations

Science plays a huge role in cancer research, but its use has been limited. Researchers have avoided utilizing science to estimate the different forms of cancers that are linked to particular circumstances and what percentage of the cases would have … Continue reading

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Johns Hopkins University Looking For Alternatives To Replace Animal Testing

A team at the Johns Hopkins University is questioning the usefulness of testing on mice, dogs and other animals. The team aims to determine just how useful animal testing is in predicting whether chemicals and drugs are toxic to humans. … Continue reading

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Educating Families On Reducing Household Allergens Helps Improve Asthma Symptoms In Children

A new study by Johns Hopkins University Of Medicine suggests children, who suffer from mouse allergies who improvement, when living in homes where families are taught how to properly trap mice and clean allergens. The study was published in the … Continue reading

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