In patients likely to have surgery, close, active monitoring of small renal tumors confined to the kidneys is associated with low rates of tumor growth or death
21-Jan-2015 11:00 AM EST
A newly launched clinical research study at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai is examining whether an artificial pancreas (AP) can prevent too low blood sugar levels or hypoglycemia in patients with type 1 diabetes (T1D) as they sleep....
21-Jan-2015 10:00 AM EST
Mount Sinai Health System and UC San Diego Partner to Promote Innovation in Emergency Medical Services
The Mount Sinai Health System today announced the launch of its “Promoting Innovations in Emergency Medical Services” project, in collaboration with University of California, San Diego Health System.
7-Jan-2015 1:00 PM EST
Thyroid disease affects approximately 200 million people worldwide, and if left undiagnosed and untreated it can cause conditions such depression, tremors, muscle weakness and constant fatigue.
5-Jan-2015 11:00 AM EST
Test Predicts Response to Early Treatment for Dangerous Complication of Stem Cells Transplants Used in Leukemia Patients
A new test may reveal which patients will respond to treatment for graft versus host disease (GVHD).
20-Dec-2014 5:00 PM EST
Recanati/Miller Transplantation Institute Appoints New Surgical Director of Kidney and Pancreas Transplant
The Mount Sinai Health System is pleased to announce that Ron Shapiro, MD, is the new surgical director of the Kidney and Pancreas Transplant Program at The Mount Sinai Hospital’s Recanati/Miller Transplantation Institute.
19-Dec-2014 12:00 PM EST
Researchers found 53 existing drugs that may keep the Ebola virus from entering human cells, a key step in the process of infection.
17-Dec-2014 12:00 PM EST
Center Dedicated to Alzheimer’s Disease Research
16-Dec-2014 10:00 AM EST
5-Jan-2015 10:00 AM EST
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
Holistic approach to disease prevention, treatment and detection
8-Sep-2014 2:00 PM EDT
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
Valentin Fuster, MD, PHD, Director of Mount Sinai Heart at The Mount Sinai Medical Center, has an extreme interest in striking out the obesity epidemic and helping parents prevent its negative impact on their children's cardiovascular health.
4-Sep-2013 5:00 PM EDT