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Community Leaders and Patients Dedicate Mount Sinai Queens Infusion Center

Infusion Center treats cancer and blood disorders and now features private infusion bays, a nutrition station, and a totally renovated state-of-the-art interior
27-Feb-2015 5:05 PM EST

New Compounds Protect Nervous System From the Structural Damage Characteristic of Multiple Sclerosis

Pharmacological Agents Hold Promise for Several Neurodegenerative Disorders
27-Feb-2015 4:05 PM EST

Mount Sinai Researchers Find Chemotherapy after Bladder Cancer Surgery Improved Survival

Analysis of More Than 5,000 Patients Presented at 2015 Genitourinary Cancer Symposium
27-Feb-2015 12:45 PM EST

$2.5 Million NIH Grant to Fund Mount Sinai Research into Reducing Heroin Injection and HIV Infection

The National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA), part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), has awarded Don C. Des Jarlais, PhD, Director of Research, Baron Edmond de Rothschild Chemical Dependency Institute, Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Professor of...
25-Feb-2015 9:45 AM EST

Mount Sinai Health System Names Director of Newly Established Ronald M. Loeb Center for Alzheimer’s Disease

Renowned neuropsychiatric researcher Alison Goate, PhD, has joined the Mount Sinai Health System as the founding Director of the Ronald M. Loeb Center for Alzheimer’s Disease.
19-Feb-2015 3:15 PM EST

Growth Hormone Treatment Improves Social Impairments in Patients with Genetic Disorder Known to Cause Autism

A growth hormone can significantly improve the social impairment associated with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) in patients with a related genetic syndrome.
19-Feb-2015 11:00 AM EST

Exposure to Low Levels of Common Chemical Shown to Possibly Affect Reproductive Health of Male Newborns

Male infants whose mothers were exposed during pregnancy to chemicals called phthalates may have a greater risk of future infertility
17-Feb-2015 3:45 PM EST

Cocaine Users Have Impaired Ability to Predict Loss

Cocaine addicted individuals may continue their habit despite unfavorable consequences like imprisonment or loss of relationships because their brain circuits responsible for predicting emotional loss are impaired, according to a study conducted at...
2-Feb-2015 9:00 AM EST

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February is Age-Related Macular Degeneration Awareness Month

To observe Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD) Awareness Month, experts at New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai (NYEE) and the Mount Sinai Health System are offering prevention tips and raising awareness of options for early detection...
2-Feb-2015 1:00 PM EST

Mount Sinai Experts Share Facts and Care Tips During Glaucoma Awareness Month

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5-Jan-2015 10:00 AM EST

November is Lung Cancer Awareness Month

Lung cancer accounts for more annual deaths than colon, breast, and prostate cancers combined. It is the number one cancer killer of women. The American Cancer Society estimates that in 2014, approximately 224,110 new cases of lung cancer will be...
6-Nov-2014 4:00 PM EST

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month: Mount Sinai Experts Offer Tips on Early Detection and Screening

11-Sep-2014 10:00 AM EDT

Mount Sinai Experts Offer New Hope for Prostate Cancer Patients

Holistic approach to disease prevention, treatment and detection
8-Sep-2014 2:00 PM EDT

Know Your Body: Know Your Risk

Ovarian cancer is the fourth leading cause of death in American women, with about 22,000 diagnosed and 14,000 dying from the disease each year. September is Ovarian Cancer Awareness month and Mount Sinai experts are sharing tips on prevention.
25-Aug-2014 4:00 PM EDT

How to Stay Healthy This Memorial Day Weekend—Mount Sinai Health System Experts Offer Important Tips on Having a Healthy and Safe Holiday

Mount Sinai Health System Experts Offer Important Tips on Having a Healthy and Safe Memorial Day Holiday
16-May-2014 11:00 AM EDT

Mount Sinai Experts Share Tips for Prostate Cancer Prevention and New Advancements in Treatment and Detection

Prostate cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death in American men. One in six men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer and 230,000 new cases are diagnosed annually. Overall, the five-year survival rate is 100 percent for men with the...
30-Jan-2014 2:00 PM EST

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