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  • Dramatic Jump in Heroin Use in US AdultsBoth use and abuse of heroin have jumped dramatically since the beginning of the millennium across the US. These behaviors are often preceded by the nonmedical use of prescription opioids.
  • Cancer Researcher, Under 'Review' in Ohio, Wins AACR AwardAt its annual meeting, the American Association of Cancer Research will honor Carlo Croce, MD, with a leadership award. Dr Croce is being investigated by his own university for plagiarism and research fraud.
  • Biomarker May Predict Recovery After Pediatric TBIInterhemispheric transfer time may help identify young patients with impaired white matter organization soon after TBI, who may go on to have continuing and progressive degeneration.


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