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Facebook Could be Used To Spot Depression, Say UPenn Researchers Researchers at the University of Pennsylvania say what people write can be a red flag for a future diagnosis. | 8 hours, 2 minutes ago | comment? | recommend article from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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Depression could be spotted MONTHS before a formal diagnosis by algorithm scanning social media Researchers from both the University of Pennsylvania and Stony Brook University believe spotting 'depression-associated language markers' could improve treatment for up to 16million Americans.
Mail Online | Oct 15, 2018 7:00 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Higher Alzheimer's risk for sleepless teens Neuroscientists at the University of Pennsylvania found teenage who cut down on sleep were more likely to develop dangerous build-ups in their brain that paved the way to dementia.
Mail Online | Oct 15, 2018 6:40 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Linguistic red flags from Facebook posts can predict future depression diagnoses Research led by the University of Pennsylvania's Johannes Eichstaedt and Robert J. Smith finds that the language people use in their Facebook posts can predict a future diagnosis of depression as accurately as the tools clinicians use in medical settings
EurekAlert! | Oct 15, 2018 04:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Childhood cancer grant given in honor of Virginia Beach child The St. Baldricks Foundation announced that its "TEAM ABBY Gives St. Baldricks Hero Fund," created in honor of Abby Furco from Virginia Beach, Va., will support lifesaving childhood cancer research at the University of Pennsylvania.
WTKR 3 | Oct 13, 2018 11:21 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Norfolk, Virginia
Immune cells in triple-negative breast cancer offer potential therapeutic target New research led by the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine's Rumela Chakrabarti reveals how immune cells called myeloid-derived immunosuppressor cells contribute to the progression of triple-negative breast cancer, a particularly agg
EurekAlert! | Oct 11, 2018 04:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Blood test identifies more treatable cancer mutations than tissue biopsy alone Researchers from the Abramson Cancer Center of the University of Pennsylvania found that they could identify significantly more mutations through liquid biopsy instead of a solid tissue biopsy alone. The findings also show that patients whose actionable m
EurekAlert! | Oct 11, 2018 04:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
How parenting affects antisocial behaviors in children In a recent study of the parental caregiving environment, researchers from the University of Pennsylvania, the University of Michigan and Michigan State University, found that within identical twin pairs, the child who experienced harsher behavior and les
EurekAlert! | Oct 11, 2018 04:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Israeli leader picks Wharton professor as central bank chief JERUSALEM (AP) Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has nominated a University of Pennsylvania business school professor to be the next chief of Israel’s central bank. Netanyahu said Tuesday that Amir Yaron is “the most qualified for the
KSBY 6 Action News | Oct 9, 2018 4:48 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from San Luis Obispo, California
California University of Pennsylvania seeks military veterans for new program " src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYupujhCDShjnp4tN3LLxPg8WCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">Th | Oct 6, 2018 06:33 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania