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Antidepressants Fine-Tune Brain Reward Pathway to Lessen Neuropathic Pain

Commonly used antidepressant drugs change levels of a key signaling protein in the brain region that processes both pain and mood, according to a study conducted at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and published August 24 in the...
20-Aug-2015 11:00 AM EDT

Mount Sinai to Serve as Official Medical Services Provider for Athletes at the 2015 US Open

For the first time, Mount Sinai team caring for athletes at the US Open will include radiologists using portable ultrasound devices.
24-Aug-2015 1:05 PM EDT

Mount Sinai Launches Home Hemodialysis Program

Program allows patients to dialyze in comfort of home.
19-Aug-2015 4:05 PM EDT

Mount Sinai Opens Dialysis and Renal Treatment Center

Convenient Access from FDR Drive, RFK Bridge
19-Aug-2015 4:05 PM EDT

Retinal Changes May Serve as Measures of Brain Pathology in Schizophrenia

Tracking specific structural changes in the eye may provide new measures of risk for, and progression of schizophrenia, according to a literature review published by researchers at New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai and Rutgers...
17-Aug-2015 4:15 PM EDT

Mount Sinai Heart Launches Clinical Trial to Test if Coronary Stent Patients Can Avoid Taking Aspirin


Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai has launched an international clinical trial called TWILIGHT to test the safety and effectiveness of treating coronary stent patients with the anti-clotting medication ticagrelor alone, instead of combining it...
11-Aug-2015 12:05 PM EDT

Mount Sinai to Collaborate with Columbia Care on Medical Marijuana Research

The Mount Sinai Health System will work with Columbia Care LLC, a provider of medical marijuana, on research projects that evaluate the potential of related, experimental treatments.
31-Jul-2015 2:30 PM EDT

Key Gene Found to Drive Kidney Disease Severity

Patients with higher levels of a key protein are at greater risk for severe kidney disease
31-Jul-2015 11:05 AM EDT

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Mount Sinai Experts Will Be Available for Interviews During the 2015 US Open

The Mount Sinai Health System is serving as the Official Medical Services Provider for the US Open.
27-Aug-2015 3:05 PM EDT

Dr. Kenneth Davis, MD, President and CEO of Mount Sinai Health System, on King v. Burwell

25-Jun-2015 1:05 PM EDT

June is Cataract Awareness Month

To observe Cataract Awareness Month in June, ophthalmologists from New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai (NYEE) and The Mount Sinai Hospital (MSH) – both part of the Mount Sinai Health System – are offering prevention tips and raising...
8-Jun-2015 3:05 PM EDT

June is Men’s Health Awareness Month

Mount Sinai is hoping to arm men with tips to stay healthy and live longer
3-Jun-2015 10:05 AM EDT

Identifying Speech and Hearing Problems Early May Prevent Future Losses

To mark Better Hearing and Speech Month in May, Mount Sinai Health System experts are sharing tips and tools that identify and prevent speech, voice, and hearing impairments. Such impairments affect 43 million Americans.
1-May-2015 1:05 PM EDT

Mount Sinai Experts Offer Tips on Stroke Warning Signs and Treatment

Stroke is a disease that affects the arteries leading to and within the brain. A stroke occurs when a clot blocks the blood supply to the brain (ischemic stroke) or when a blood vessel in the brain bursts (hemorrhagic stroke).
27-Apr-2015 11:00 AM EDT

Mount Sinai Health System Experts Share Skin Cancer Tips and Patient Stories for Skin Cancer Awareness Month and Melanoma Monday

Skin cancer is the most common form of cancer in the United States, with one in five Americans developing it over the course of their lives.
21-Apr-2015 12:05 PM EDT

Mount Sinai Experts and Patients Share Their Tips and Stories for Oral, Head and Neck Cancer Awareness Week®

Tongue Cancer Survivor and Basketball Legend Donnie Walsh Urges Public to Attend Free Local Screenings Scheduled at Mount Sinai Health System
7-Apr-2015 3:05 PM EDT

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