Madeleine Lobrano, Jared Hedglin

Madeleine Page Lobrano and Jared Keith Hedglin were married July 13 at Wainwright House, an events space in Rye, N.Y. Carina R. Petillo, the sister of the groom, officiated, having become a Universal Life minister for the event. The couple met at Amherst College, from which each graduated, the bride cum laude. Mrs. Hedglin, 26,…

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Olivia Whalen, Brian Wynne

Olivia Whittaker Whalen and Brian Thomas Wynne were married July 13 in Newton, Mass. The Rev. Robert F. Hawkins, a Roman Catholic priest, performed the ceremony at the Chapel of the Most Blessed Trinity at Boston College. The couple met at Boston College, from which each graduated. Ms. Whalen, 29, is the assistant director for…

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Asena Haznedar, Kreg Katoski

Asena Haznedar and Michael William Katoski were married July 13. David K. Goldstein, an affiliate of the American Marriage Ministries, officiated at the River Café in Brooklyn. The couple met at Cornell, from which each graduated. Ms. Haznedar, 32, is the assistant general counsel in the national office, in Manhattan, of the College Board, which…

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Does use of headgear reduce the rate injuries in high school women’s lacrosse?

Headgear worn during women’s lacrosse practice and games can reduce the rate of head and face injuries as well as concussions, according to research presented by researchers in the Department of Orthopedics at the New York University Langone Health. The research was presented today at the American Orthopedics Society of Sports Medicine Annual Meeting. «There…

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Athletes at a higher risk for ACL injury after return to sport

Young athletes who do not achieve a 90 percent score on a battery of tests that measure fitness to return to athletic competition, including quadricep strength, are at increased risk for a second knee injury, according to research presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Orthopedic Society of Sports Medicine. Orthopedic surgeons and sports…

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Healthy lifestyle may offset genetic risk of dementia

Living a healthy lifestyle may help offset a person’s genetic risk of dementia, according to new research. The study was led by the University of Exeter — simultaneously published today in JAMA and presented at the Alzheimer’s Association International Conference 2019 in Los Angeles. The research found that the risk of dementia was 32 per…

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Infanticide by mammalian mothers

IMAGE: Female meerkats kill the offspring of their competitors to gain advantages for themselves and their own offspring, even if the victims are the children of their own sisters or daughters. view more  In previous studies, males have been found to kill when females will not mate with them if they are still caring for an…

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Study gives insight into sun-induced DNA damage and cell repair

IMAGE: Baylor University biochemist Jung-Hyun Min, Ph.D., led a study that provides better understanding of how sunlight-induced DNA damage is initially recognized for repair in cells view more  Credit: Robert Rogers/Baylor University A team led by a Baylor University researcher has published a breakthrough article that provides a better understanding of the dynamic process by which…

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