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Mark G. Lebwohl, MD, Took Office as President of the American Academy of Dermatology

Mark G. Lebwohl, MD, Sol and Clara Kest Professor of Dermatology and Chair of the Kimberly and Eric J. Waldman Department of Dermatology at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, took office as president of the American Academy of Dermatology...
25-Mar-2015 1:00 PM EDT

Mount Sinai Researchers Discover Genetic Origins of Myelodysplastic Syndrome Using Stem Cells

Findings Shed Light on the Development of Blood Cancers
25-Mar-2015 12:00 PM EDT

Imaging Tests Detect Coronary Artery Disease Long Before it Strikes

Adding two non-invasive imaging tests to traditional cardiovascular disease risk factor assessment more precisely predicts a healthy patient’s future risk of heart attack, stroke, or premature death, according to a study led by Icahn School of...
24-Mar-2015 2:05 PM EDT

Mount Sinai Health System Announces Telehealth Initiatives

Using secure digital conferencing technology, patients can now manage their health, meet with physicians, and receive advice from Mount Sinai Health System experts.
11-Mar-2015 10:05 AM EDT

Mount Sinai St. Luke’s and Mount Sinai Roosevelt Name New Chief of Cardiology


Jagat Narula, MD, PhD, has been appointed Chief of Cardiology at Mount Sinai St. Luke’s and Mount Sinai Roosevelt
11-Mar-2015 8:00 AM EDT

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and LifeMap Solutions Launch Asthma Study for iPhone

First-of-its-kind asthma study developed using ResearchKit framework.
9-Mar-2015 2:05 PM EDT

Novel Drug Candidate Regenerates Pancreatic Cells Lost in Diabetes

In a screen of more than 100,000 potential drugs, only one, harmine, drove human insulin-producing beta cells to multiply
6-Mar-2015 12:05 PM EST

Have a Sense of Purpose in Life? It May Protect Your Heart

Having a high sense of purpose in life may lower your risk of heart disease and stroke, according to a new study led by researchers at Mount Sinai St. Luke’s and Mount Sinai Roosevelt and presented on March 6 at the American Heart Association’s...
6-Mar-2015 12:05 PM EST

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Keeping Kidney Stones Away: Doctors from the Mount Sinai Health System Discuss Risk Factors for Kidney Stones and Tips for Preventing Them

March is Kidney Awareness month, and physicians from the Mount Sinai Health System are available to discuss risk factors associated with kidney stones and ways to prevent them.
4-Mar-2015 2:05 PM EST

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


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

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