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New Study Finds Pitcher Injuries Increase As Pitch Count Rises

More than half of high school baseball pitchers report experiencing pain in their throwing arms during the season. To better understand the cause of these injuries, researchers at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center conducted a new study...
30-May-2018 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

New Procedure to Improve Nasal Airflow Aims to Help Patients Breathe Easy

Researchers at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center are exploring how small changes in the nasal cavity impact airflow and quality of life.
14-May-2018 12:30 AM EDT Add to Favorites

$18 Million Gift Creates Nation's First Center for Heart Failure and Arrhythmia

The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center will establish the nation’s first center dedicated to treating those with heart failure and arrhythmia with gifts totaling $18 million from Bob and Corrine Frick, who have been shadowed by heart...
3-Apr-2018 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Study Explores Safety of Rear-Facing Car Seats in Rear Impact Crashes

Rear-facing car seats have been shown to significantly reduce infant and toddler fatalities and injuries in frontal and side-impact crashes, but they’re rarely discussed in terms of rear-impact collisions. Since rear-impact crashes account for...
27-Mar-2018 1:45 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Engineers, Physicians Team to Replace Heart Valves Using Personalized Modeling

Physicians at Ohio State University are taking an innovative approach to improve care for patients receiving aortic valve replacements. They’re working alongside biomedical engineers from Ohio State’s College of Engineering, who have developed a...
2-Mar-2018 4:30 PM EST Add to Favorites

Study Reveals No Link Between Hormonal Birth Control and Depression

Women face several options when it comes to birth control, so potential side effects often factor into their decision. Depression is a common concern for many women, but a new study by researchers at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center...
26-Feb-2018 8:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

New ECPR Protocol Helps Some Cardiac Arrest Patients Survive 'Certain Death'

More people are walking away from a type of cardiac arrest that is nearly always fatal, thanks to a new protocol being tested at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center. It’s called an ECPR alert.
12-Feb-2018 7:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

AHA Scientific Statement Highlights Intersection of Heart Disease and Breast Cancer

A new scientific statement issued by the American Heart Association underscores the commonalities between cardiovascular disease and breast cancer among women, and it calls for more focus on research and specialized treatment where the diseases...
1-Feb-2018 5:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

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Want to Be a Better Runner? Start Lifting Weights

Finding time for strength-training exercises can be difficult for runners with busy schedules. Luckily, lifting weights doesn’t have to be time consuming, and runners can follow workout routines that take less than 20 minutes to complete. And,...
4-May-2017 2:05 PM EDT

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