Most people associate arthritis with aging, but the fact is, one in 1,000 children is diagnosed with juvenile arthritis. Stony Brook Children’s Hospital’s Pediatric Rheumatologist Dr. Julie Cherian addresses the most common questions from parents — and discusses what they can do if they suspect their child may have arthritis.
– Stony Brook University|25-Jul-2014 4:40 PM EDT
UT Southwestern Researchers Uncover New Brain Pathways for Understanding Type 2 Diabetes and Obesity
Researchers at UT Southwestern Medical Center have identified neural pathways that increase understanding of how the brain regulates body weight, energy expenditure, and blood glucose levels – a discovery that can lead to new therapies for treating Type 2 diabetes and obesity
– UT Southwestern Medical Center|25-Jul-2014 2:00 PM EDT
What began as a student-led project at the University of Virginia Darden School of Business has turned into a startup.
– University of Virginia Darden School Foundation|25-Jul-2014 2:00 PM EDT
University of Iowa researchers examined how changes in rainfall amounts and an increase in the amount of acreage used to grow such crops as corn and soybeans can affect the volume of river water flow in the U.S. Midwest.
– University of Iowa |25-Jul-2014 1:00 PM EDT
Study looks at factors related to intensity of hurricanes/cyclones
– Nova Southeastern University|25-Jul-2014 1:00 PM EDT
A study involving nearly 27,000 older adults on five continents found that nearly 1 in 10 met criteria for pre-dementia based on a simple test that measures how fast people walk and whether they have cognitive complaints. People who tested positive for pre-dementia were twice as likely as others to develop dementia within 12 years. The study, led by scientists at Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University and Montefiore Medical Center, was published online on July 16, 2014 in Neurology®, the medical journal of the American Academy of Neurology.
– Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University|25-Jul-2014 1:00 PM EDT
Investigators From Montefiore and Einstein to Present Data at 2014 International Federation of Head and Neck Oncologic Societies World Congress
New research from Montefiore and Einstein is being presented at the 2014 International Federation of Head and Neck Oncologic Societies World Congress
– Montefiore Medical Center|25-Jul-2014 1:00 PM EDT
American Society of Anesthesiologists Launches National Perioperative Surgical Home Learning Collaborative
The American Society of Anesthesiologists® (ASA®) today announced the launch of its ASA Perioperative Surgical Home (PSH) Learning Collaborative, a national initiative designed to improve the patient experience before, during and after surgery. More than 40 leading health care organizations from across the country will participate in the collaborative, which will convene for the first time at the ASA’s PSH Learning Collaborative Launch, July 25-26, in Schaumburg, Ill.
– American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA)|25-Jul-2014 1:00 PM EDT
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