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Torres: ‘Don’t put an age limit on your dreams’

Torres: ‘Don’t put an age limit on your dreams’
June 24, 2017

WASHINGTON – Swimmer Dara Torres won 12 medals in five Olympic competitions, gaining much of her fame for being the oldest swimmer on the U.S. Olympic team and earning three silver medals at the age of 41 years in 2008.

Torres, also a correspondent and author, shared her journey with attendees here at the opening session during Optometry’s Meeting.

Ascensia, Voluntis to combine technologies

June 24, 2017
Ascensia Diabetes Care and Voluntis are initiating a technology partnership, linking their blood glucose monitors and insulin management system, according to a press…
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Increase in pertussis linked to nonmedical vaccine exemptions, waning immunity

June 24, 2017
Data from five U.S. states with a high incidence rate of pertussis revealed geospatial links between nonmedical vaccine exemptions among kindergarteners and illnesses…

University of Alabama at Birmingham appoints cancer center director

June 24, 2017
Michael J. Birrer, MD, PhD, has been named director of University of Alabama at Birmingham Comprehensive Cancer Center. Birrer’s appointment will be effective Aug…

CurveBeam announces FDA 510(k) clearance for ultra-compact CT scanner

June 24, 2017
CurveBeam announced that it has received FDA 510(k) clearance for the InReach, a Cone Beam CT imaging system designed for the hand, wrist and elbow, as well as
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Integrating New Options Into Guideline-Directed Management of Heart Failure with Reduced Ejection Fraction

This activity is supported by educational funding provided by Amgen, Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation and St. Jude Medical, Inc.

Heart failure (HF) is a chronic condition that requires long-term commitment on the part of the patient in adhering to…
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Regular Versus Releasable Sutures in Surgery for Primary Congenital Glaucoma

Journal of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus
Online Advanced Release, June 15, 2017
To compare releasable and regular sutures in combined angle and filtering surgery for primary congenital glaucoma. A…
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