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February 14, 2008

Some popular non-aspirin pain drugs may slow tendon healing, new st...

CHAPEL HILL -- Some popular anti-inflammatory drugs slow tendon healing in laboratory animals when taken immediately after surgery, according to research conducted at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

Orthopedics, Pain, Research, Studies

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February 14, 2008

Wide variety of physical activities may protect teens against risky...

CHAPEL HILL -- New research out of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill finds that physically active adolescents are not only improving their health - they also are decreasing the chance that they will get into trouble.

Research, Studies

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February 14, 2008

Low-intensity therapy plus medication may provide more accessible t...

CHAPEL HILL - Low-intensity therapy offered by medical doctors, combined with either medication or specialized behavior therapy, can effectively treat alcoholism, making treatment more readily available to people who need it, according to a study conducted by researchers at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and numerous other sites nationwide.

Research, Studies, Substance Abuse, Treatment

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February 14, 2008

Brain bleeding common in newborns, UNC study finds

CHAPEL HILL – A brain development study in newborns revealed intracranial hemorrhages or bleeding in and around the brain, affects 26 percent of babies born vaginally, according to researchers from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

Studies

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