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VCU innovators talk cancer, kids and collaboration for Make It Real campaign

VCU innovators talk cancer, kids and collaboration for Make It Real campaign

Following a silent phase, Virginia Commonwealth University has revealed the intricacies of its most aggressive fundraising effort, the $750 million Make It Real Campaign for VCU. Funding from the campaign will impact every facet of the university, officials said, including the campus’ centers, libraries, athletics and research.

Are diabetes and depression bidirectional? VCU professor aims to find out

Are diabetes and depression bidirectional? VCU professor aims to find out

Depression often affects people in their 20s and 30s, while diabetes often occurs when people are in their 50s and 60s. These two age groups and their experiences may appear dissimilar on paper, but research has revealed that people with a history of depression are twice as likely to develop diabetes later in life.

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