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Women’s Voices: A Real Game Changer for the NFL

By Elizabeth Willse
The above public service announcement aired during the Jets-Bengals playoff game on Saturday, possibly unnoticed by football fans anxious to continue cheering their teams. But some fans saw, in this simple announcement, the culmination of a dramatic story that has been building on the sidelines. Throughout this football season, growing concerns about traumatic brain injury have shaken the complacency of…
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Women Monitoring the Emerging Swine Flu Crisis

By Patricia Yarberry Allen, M.D.
The weekend news has been full of alarming statistics about a new Swine flu, Influenza A H1N1, that has affected almost 1500 people in 3 states in Mexico and is now in the United States and perhaps other countries as well.  This influenza outbreak has its own fingerprints.  It is spread from pigs to pigs and then from pigs to…
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