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Using Drosophila Melanogaster to Indentidy Chemicals That Confer Risk of Neurodevelopmental Disorders

Dr. Kimberly Mulligan Assistant Professor Department of Biology Sacramento State University Dr. Kim Mulligan shares her research utilizing drosophila melanogaster (a species of fly) to…

From  Jeff Layne on April 12th, 2019 0 likes 93 plays 0  

The Hidden Risk of Loneliness Part 1

Dr. Patrick Arbore Director & Founder, Center for Elderly Suicide Prevention & Grief Related Services, Institute on Aging, San Francisco Loneliness, according to Dr. Patrick Arbore,…

From  Jeff Layne on October 28th, 2016 0 likes 106 plays 0  

One Health: Understanding and Addressing Emerging Infectious Diseases

Linda S. Lewis, DVM, MPVM Epidemiologist, Butte County Public Health Department Ms. Lewis begins by explaining the “One Health” concept. This approach to public health recognizes that…

From  Jeff Layne on October 28th, 2016 0 likes 190 plays 0  

Don't Let the Strain Take You Out of the Game

Dr. Stephanie Chervinko Counseling and Wellness Center Learn how to cope with, and even prevent, negative stress. Stress can be a positive, as it can motivate you, keep you alert, and help you to…

From  Jeff Layne on October 10th, 2016 0 likes 40 plays 0  

Should Health Care be Considered a Right in the United States? Re-examining the Ethics and Constitutionality of the Affordable Health Care Act

Dr. Andrew Flescher Associate Professor of Preventive Medicine, Stony Brook University, New York The subtitle of Dr. Flescher’s presentation is “Re-examining the Ethics and…

From  Jeff Layne on September 8th, 2016 0 likes 37 plays 0  

Chikungunya Virus; Global Spread, Mechanisms of Emergence, and Predicting Epidemic Variants

Dr. Lark L. Coffey Faculty, UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine When humans are infected with the Chikungunya virus, which has no vaccine, they suffer from fever, muscle pain, arthritis-like…

From  Jeff Layne on September 8th, 2016 0 likes 74 plays 0  

Yoga Come Pose Yourself

Lisa Gorman RN, MT, E-RYT Why Yoga? Learn the healthy benefits of yoga and participate in a 60-minute yoga session with a focus on relieving shoulder tension, improving posture, and decreasing…

From  Jeff Layne on August 15th, 2016 0 likes 59 plays 0