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Fighting Prostate Cancer with Hi-Tech Might at NYU Lutheran

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NYU Lutheran is determined to help stop prostate cancer in its tracks. And leading NYU Lutheran’s fight is Marc Bjurlin, DO, the hospital’s newly appointed director of urologic oncology and clinical assistant professor of urology at NYU School...
24-Jun-2016 10:35 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Top New York City Neurosurgeons Bring Vast Experience to NYU Lutheran

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Two of the highest-qualified neurosurgeons in New York City are now part of NYU Lutheran Medical Center, a member of NYU Langone Health System and its central hub in Brooklyn, and add decades of experience to one of the region’s most talented...
15-Jun-2016 5:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Renowned Diabetes Expert Named Inaugural Director of New Comprehensive Pediatric Diabetes Center at NYU Langone

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Renowned diabetes expert Mary Pat Gallagher, MD, named director of NYU Langone’s new comprehensive pediatric diabetes center.
7-Jun-2016 3:30 PM EDT Add to Favorites

NYU Langone Conducts First-Ever Aortic Valve Procedure with New Investigational Transcatheter Device

The Cardiothoracic Surgery Department’s Heart Valve Center at NYU Langone Medical Center last week became the first center in the world to implant a new heart valve for transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) in a patient with severe aortic...
7-Jun-2016 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

New Approach to MRI Imaging Links Saturated Fats to Breast Cancer in Postmenopausal Women

High saturated fats in breast tissue may be an indicator of cancer in postmenopausal women, study shows.
7-Jun-2016 12:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Almost All Food and Beverage Products Marketed by Music Stars Are Unhealthy, According to New Study

NYU Langone researchers publish first study to quantify nutritional quality of food and drinks endorsed by music celebrities popular among teens.
1-Jun-2016 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

New Drug "Retrains" Immune System to Fight Aggressive Bladder Cancer

A new drug that harnesses the immune system to attack tumors is highly effective against advanced bladder cancer, according to the results of an international clinical trial to be presented June 5 at the annual meeting of the American Society for...
1-Jun-2016 11:30 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Study Shows Why Immune-Boosting Therapy Doesn't Work for Everyone with Widespread Melanoma

Patients who don’t respond to treatments that use their own immune cells to destroy tumors, called tumor infiltrating lymphocytes, share changes in mechanisms that switch genes on or off in those cells, according to study results presented at the...
1-Jun-2016 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Racial, Ethnic Disparities Seen in Smoking Rates, Related Illnesses

April is National Minority Health Month, and one of the most significant health issues minorities face is disproportionate rates of smoking and health-related illnesses. At NYC Treats Tobacco, we are committed to ending health disparities. We have...
14-Apr-2015 2:35 PM EDT

Don’t Let Daylight Savings Disrupt Your Child’s Sleep

Setting clocks forward this Daylight Savings Time may lead to your kids to be sleepy. Sanjeev Kothare, MD, has tips to ensure sleep isn’t disrupted.
3-Mar-2015 11:00 AM EST

Give the Gift of a Healthier Heart

The heart is a symbol of love, and there’s no better way to say “I love you” than to help someone you love quit smoking. February is American Heart Month, and New York City Treats Tobacco wants you take steps towards a healthier heart by...
11-Feb-2015 4:00 PM EST

NYU Langone Skin Expert Offers Best Practices for Ingrown Hair or “Razor Bumps”

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Nada Elbuluk, MD, MSc, from the Ronald O. Perelman Department of Dermatology at NYU Langone Medical Center, offers practical advice and treatment options for dealing with ingrown hair, also known as "razor bumps."
28-Jan-2015 3:00 PM EST

The Best Advice for Acne Patients? Patience

Patience and compliance remains key to treating acne successfully, says the chairman of dermatology at NYU Langone Medical Center, an expert in adolescent skin conditions.
17-Jul-2014 10:00 AM EDT

Almost Three Decades Later, ABCDEs of Melanoma Detection Established at NYU Langone Medical Center Continues to Save Lives

The acronym "ABCDE", created by NYU Langone Medical Center dermatologists, aids in self-examination of skin lesions -- and helps reduce the risk of melanoma, the most serious form of skin cancer.
5-May-2014 1:15 PM EDT

NYU Langone Experts Available to Discuss Causes, Treatment and Prevention of Stroke

30-Apr-2013 2:40 PM EDT

Experts at NYU Langone Medical Center Offer Back To School Tips

NYU Langone Medical Center Physicians are available to discuss Back to School Issues for parents and teachers.
23-Jul-2010 1:00 PM EDT

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