Study: Women with mild memory problem worsen faster than men

...before Alzheimer's symptoms hit.First, Duke University researchers compared nearly...couldn't account for the difference, said Duke medical student Katherine Lin, who coauthored the study with Duke psychiatry professor Dr. P. Murali Doraiswamy...
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'The conversation we're stuck with'

...serious, 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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NCAA tweaks March Madness seeding rules for more flexibility

...geographical advantage.The Badgers ended up as a No. 1 seed and played - and beat - Kentucky in the Final Four before losing to Duke in the championship game. But if Wisconsin had ended up as a 2 seed, and clearly the best team on that line, the rules would...
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Missing teens strayed from planned route into open ocean

...You'll 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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Fairbanks talk show host Dukes to move south

...The Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reports Michael Dukes, host of The Michael Dukes Show, is leaving Fairbanks for KBYR-radio in Anchorage...broadcasts to Anchorage and the Matanuska-Susitna area.Dukes hosted his conservative talk show on KFAR for 12...
Duke professor defends racial comments

RALEIGH, N.C. - A Duke University professor criticized for an...goes on to say: "I am a professor at Duke University. Every Asian student has a...strong criticism on social media and in the Duke community. A statement released to several...
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'1-and-done' world: Duke adapts

...DURHAM, N.C. - There was a time when Duke's Mike Krzyzewski led Final Four teams...the Hall of Famer in his 35th season at Duke and the winningest coach in men's Division...Luol Deng to become the next one, but Duke has now had three in four seasons: No...
Duke defeats Mich. State by 20

...senior and some of the trademark defense Duke has long been known for have the Blue Devils...Quinn Cook had 17 to lead top-seeded Duke to an 81-61 victory over Michigan State...Krzyzewski has stressed for his 35 seasons at Duke. What had been wide open 3-pointers...

...phrases including "heritage not hate" and talked of defending Southern traditions.A replica of the General Lee car from "The Dukes of Hazard" TV show led the procession.One of the participants, Rick Hart, defended flying the Confederate flag, saying...
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Froome confident heading to peaks

...packed the undulating route. Starting in Vannes and rolling past Chateau de L'Hermine, a resplendent castle residence for Dukes of Burgundy between the 14th and 16th century, it ended in Plumelec.BMC and Sky were level at the first time check, Sky...
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