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'The conversation we're stuck with'

...systemic problems besetting America's mental health system, says Jeffrey Swanson, a professor of psychiatry at Duke University School of Medicine."Forty percent of people with serious mental illness are going without treatment - our systems...
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Missing teens strayed from planned route into open ocean

...think, 'Surely this guy is dead.' And you'll go out and there he will be alive."Dr. Claude Piantadosi, a Duke University medical professor who authored "The Biology of Human Survival: Life and Death in Extreme Environments," agreed...
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Study: Women with mild memory problem worsen faster than men

...Association International Conference uncovered signs of that vulnerability well before Alzheimer's symptoms hit.First, Duke University researchers compared nearly 400 men and women with mild cognitive impairment, early memory changes that don't interfere...
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South getting first big wind farm soon for wind power as utilities seek the next best investment to add to their energy mixes, said Jonas Monast of Duke University's Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions."It's conceivable that we can see a dramatic growth...
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Duke professor defends racial comments

RALEIGH, N.C. - A Duke University professor criticized for an online post comparing blacks and...hard."The posting goes on to say: "I am a professor at Duke University. Every Asian student has a very simple old American first name...
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Your brain's aging: Report urges ways to stay sharp

...and years of experience can prove invaluable, stressed Dr. Dan Blazer, an emeritus professor of psychiatry at Duke University who chaired the IOM committee."The brain ages in all of us. But there's wide variability in the way the brain...
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JDHS girls beat North Pole

...Hebard.Hebard, who led the Wolfpack to the state tournament as a sophomore last season and is being recruited by Duke University, among others, scored 28 points against the Crimson Bears."I know she can dunk," Knight said. "She didn't...
My Turn: Gov. Parnell should seek long-term oil production increases

...a BS in finance from the University of Virginia, a law degree from Washington & Lee University, and an MBA from Duke University. Although he practices law with independent candidate for governor Bill Walker, the views expressed herein are exclusively...
Researcher charged in HIV vaccine fraud case

...against Han.Cho's team sent blood samples in 2009 to Duke University researchers, who verified the apparent positive impact...after he was caught sending more spiked samples to Duke University. In a Sept. 30, 2013 confession letter, Han said...
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Today in sports history three strokes.2007 - District Attorney Mike Nifong is disbarred for his "selfish" rape prosecution of three Duke University lacrosse players - a politically motivated act.2008 - Tiger Woods wins the U.S. Open in a 19-hole playoff over...


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