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Mount Sinai Heart Initiates Study to Explore the Link Between Dementia and Atherosclerosis in Patients Age 60-85

Study to investigate the relationship between dementia, atherosclerosis, and other cardiovascular risk factors measured by state-of-the-art imaging technique
5-Feb-2016 9:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

Researchers Identify Potential Targeted Therapy for Lung Cancer Using Fly Model

A drug approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for melanoma in combination with a common cholesterol-lowering drug may show promise in controlling cancer growth in patients with non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC), according to new...
1-Feb-2016 12:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Mount Sinai Scientists Take Novel Approach to Restore the Microbiome of C-Section Newborns in an Effort to Foster Improved Health

Scientists demonstrated for the first time that the microbiome of newborn babies delivered via cesarean section (C-section) can be partially restored to resemble that of vaginally delivered infants.
1-Feb-2016 11:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Celebrating 10 Years of the Child Life Zone at the Kravis Children’s Hospital at Mount Sinai

The Zone is an innovative therapeutic and educational environment for patients and their families, providing Mount Sinai’s pediatric patients with celebrity visitors and a number of special programs.
1-Feb-2016 6:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

The Tisch Cancer Institute at Mount Sinai Joins Nation’s Cancer Centers in Endorsement of HPV Vaccination for Cancer Prevention

National vaccination rates need to be increased for the human papillomavirus (HPV), which causes several types of cancer, The Tisch Cancer Institute at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and 69 of the nation’s top cancer centers urged...
27-Jan-2016 11:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Mount Sinai Heart Initiates Impact Study of Worksite-Based Lifestyle Intervention to Reduce Cardiovascular Risk

Study led by world-renowned cardiologist Valentin Fuster, MD, PhD, to investigate how worksite-based lifestyle intervention and imaging techniques can reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease
15-Jan-2016 11:10 AM EST Add to Favorites

Mount Sinai Health System Launches “For You. For Life.” Television Campaign

Mount Sinai Health System, one of the nation’s largest health care systems, launched its first television commercials as part of its “For You. For Life.” campaign in local markets on January 10, and will reach national markets beginning...
11-Jan-2016 10:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Landmark Study Shows Superiority of Chromoendoscopy in Dysplasia Detection in Patients with Colitis

Mount Sinai Researchers Led Long-Term Surveillance Study, First of its Kind, Showing Chromoendoscopy More Effective than Standard Colonoscopy in These Patients
7-Jan-2016 1:10 PM EST Add to Favorites

Our Experts on Newswise

Top 5 Heart Health Tips for Women

Leading Female Cardiovascular Experts from Mount Sinai Heart Share Advice in Celebration of February’s American Heart Month and National Go Red Day Friday, February 5
1-Feb-2016 12:05 PM EST

Mount Sinai Cardiologists Offer Tips for Preventing Heart Disease for American Heart Month

February is American Heart Month and Mount Sinai experts are sharing tips on prevention.
27-Jan-2016 12:20 PM EST

September is Prostate Cancer Awareness Month

Prostate cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death in American men. One in seven men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer and 233,000 new cases are diagnosed annually. That said, not every diagnosis warrants intervention. Mount experts...
1-Sep-2015 11:05 AM EDT

September is National Sickle Cell Awareness Month

September is National Sickle Cell Disease (SCD) Awareness Month, and Mount Sinai Health System is reminding the community of the importance of newborn screening performed soon after birth with a blood test, education for families with this inherited...
1-Sep-2015 11:05 AM EDT

September is Thyroid Cancer Awareness Month

According to the American Cancer Society, 62,000 Americans will be diagnosed with thyroid cancer in 2015, most of them before reaching age 55. Experts at the Head and Neck Institute at Mount Sinai Health System encourage the public to perform...
1-Sep-2015 11:05 AM EDT

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

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