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Primary care overlooked in medication-abortion debate

Mifepristone and misoprostol pills.

Authors of a journal commentary also say the FDA should roll back restrictions on commercial pharmacies for the medication.

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 Golden and Goodwin review light sheet fluorescent microscopy brain images revealing the activity of individual neurons during different behaviors.

AI resolves conflicts impeding behavioral research

Algorithm automates research and reconciles conflicting results that often arise between studies by different labs.

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Device restores hand function for some with spinal injury

In a study, people with paralysis saw arm strength and function improve via electrical stimulation to the injured area.

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Ribbon-cutting marks new era for behavioral healthcare

UW Medicine's Center for Behavioral Health and Learning addresses the state’s need for increased hospital care and workforce training.

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Caring letters show mixed results for veterans in crisis

Supportive messages sent to Veterans Crisis Line callers increased mental health care use, but did not lower suicide attempts.

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Las cartas cariñosas de apoyo obtienen resultados desiguales para los veteranos en crisis.

Los mensajes de apoyo enviados a los veteranos que llamaron a la línea de crisis aumentaron el uso de la atención de salud mental, pero no redujeron los intentos de suicidio.

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