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New Local Study Shows Potential Alzheimer's TreatmentA new local study examines insulin’s potential to treat dementia.
SLU Professor Searches for a Less Addictive Pain KillerDr. Daniel Salvemini was awarded nearly $400 thousand to continue her research.
Controversial Statue at SLU RelocatedThe statue, which was created in the 1800s, will now be a part of the museum's "Collection of the Western Jesuit Missions.''
Dense Breast Tissue may not be a High Cancer RiskDense breast tissue can make tumors on a mammogram tough to spot, so many women undergo additional tests. But a new study finds not all of them are at high risk for breast cancer.
Vitamin B Injections for Increased Energy Trending at SpasSaint Louis University metabolism expert Dr. Jim Shoemaker calls this a dangerous trend.
Young Woman Stabbed in Midtown St. LouisA man is in custody after a young woman was stabbed in midtown St. Louis.
University Study Hopes to Bring Answers to Gun Crime Increase"There's a concern over gangs in St. Louis," UMSL criminologist Beth Huebner says. "We do have gangs, we do have guns - they are highly related. But then there are groups of people who aren't associated with gangs, that we know of, that aren't carrying guns."
Local Study Finds We May Be Wired to Get Over Break-UpsSt. Louis University researchers find people may be hardwired to fall out of love and move on to new romantic relationships.
SLU Faculty Backs President, Will Move Forward with Disputed ArtworkSome SLU graduates threatened to yank their financial support over plans for a sculpture to appease Ferguson protesters, but the SLU Faculty Senate president thinks a better understanding has prevailed.
Protesters Interrupt, Are Removed from McCulloch Speech at SLU Law SchoolSt. Louis County Police Chief Jon Belmar defended the decision not to more forcefully defend property the night of the Michael Brown Grand Jury decision.
The Connection Between Sex and the HeartDr. Michael Lim, co-director for comprehensive cardiovascular care at SLU, says "the heart does need sex."
McCulloch Visit Divides SLU Law SchoolA law school lecture by St. Louis County prosecutor Bob McCulloch is drawing criticism from some Saint Louis University students and professors who object to his handling of the fatal Ferguson police shooting investigation.

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