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Wage gap between hospital executives and doctors is widening, study finds
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Environmental concerns stronger among younger religious Americans
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UCR receives 2018 Inspiring Programs in STEM Award from INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine
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Men are still more likely than women to be perceived as leaders, study finds
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MDI Biological Laboratory introduces Morris Scientific Discovery Fund for eligible research programs
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Study: Smokers better off quitting, even with weight gain
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Immigrants cost the healthcare system less than US-born Americans: Study
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Video-based ethics program increases moral awareness, study finds
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Study on race and genetics finds Americans have nuanced understanding of race
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Study of greater Yellowstone pronghorn finds highway crossing structures a conservation success
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Doctor-patient discussions neglect potential harms of lung cancer screening, study finds
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Adolescent health projects receive meager percentage of global funding, study finds
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