Medical News

Add to Favorites Subscribe Share
newswise-fb-share-
Press "esc" to clear
Press "esc" to clear
Press "esc" to clear
Go to Advanced Search

Showing results

110 of 108796
NYULangoneHealthLogo.jpg
  • Embargo expired:
    26-Mar-2019 12:05 AM EDT

Article ID: 710165

Study Shows That Patients With or Without Cancer Use Different Forms of Marijuana

NYU Langone Health

People with and without cancer are more likely, over time, to use a more potent form of medical marijuana with increasingly higher amounts of tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), a new study shows.

Released:
25-Mar-2019 3:05 PM EDT
contraceptive-jewelry_8368.jpg

Article ID: 710192

Contraceptive Jewelry Could Offer a New Family Planning Approach

Georgia Institute of Technology

Family planning for women might one day be as simple as putting on an earring. A report published recently in the Journal of Controlled Release describes a technique for administering contraceptive hormones through special backings on jewelry such as earrings, wristwatches, rings or necklaces.

Released:
25-Mar-2019 8:05 PM EDT

Article ID: 710189

Nation’s first clinical trial to rehabilitate infant stroke victims to begin

Virginia Tech

Strokes are devastating and often associated with people over 65. But large numbers of infants have strokes, too. In the nation’s first multicenter pediatric stroke recovery trial, researchers and clinicians from 12 sites will evaluate an innovative therapeutic approach to help infants who have had strokes.

Released:
25-Mar-2019 5:05 PM EDT
YiXing2014.jpg

Article ID: 710171

New Computational Tool Harnesses Big Data and Deep Learning to Illuminate 'Dark Matter' of the Transciptome

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

A research team at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia has developed an innovative computational tool offering researchers an efficient method for detecting the different ways RNA is pieced together (spliced) when copied from DNA.

Released:
25-Mar-2019 5:00 PM EDT
AhujaPhase2_0002_Layer0.jpg

Article ID: 710183

$200 Million, Phase 2 Development Plans Announced for University Hospitals Ahuja Medical Center

University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center

University Hospitals (UH) announces development plans for its UH Ahuja Medical Center that will respond to needs of the community through the expansion of services. The health system, which provides services to 1.3 million patients each year, plans to break ground on a $200 million Phase 2 building project in Fall 2019.

Released:
25-Mar-2019 4:25 PM EDT

Article ID: 710177

Science News Biomedical Writer Receives Endocrine Society Award for Excellence in Science and Medical Journalism

Endocrine Society

Science News health and biomedical reporter Aimee Cunningham received the Endocrine Society’s annual Award for Excellence in Science and Medical Journalism, the Society announced today.

Released:
25-Mar-2019 3:05 PM EDT
Embargo will expire:
26-Mar-2019 11:00 AM EDT
Released to reporters:
25-Mar-2019 2:05 PM EDT

EMBARGOED

A reporter's PressPass is required to access this story until the embargo expires on 26-Mar-2019 11:00 AM EDT

The Newswise PressPass gives verified journalists access to embargoed stories. Please log in to complete a presspass application.
If you have not yet registered, please do so. When you fill out the registration form, please identify yourself as a reporter in order to advance to the presspass application form.

Embargo will expire:
27-Mar-2019 11:00 AM EDT
Released to reporters:
25-Mar-2019 2:05 PM EDT

EMBARGOED

A reporter's PressPass is required to access this story until the embargo expires on 27-Mar-2019 11:00 AM EDT

The Newswise PressPass gives verified journalists access to embargoed stories. Please log in to complete a presspass application.
If you have not yet registered, please do so. When you fill out the registration form, please identify yourself as a reporter in order to advance to the presspass application form.

Doty_meditation_app.jpg

Article ID: 710173

Mindful meditation could reduce anxiety in women who require hospitalization during pregnancy

University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston

Researchers are investigating if daily mindful meditation through an app could decrease anxiety in antepartum patients, who are hospitalized due to pregnancy complications, in a new trial at UTHealth.

Released:
25-Mar-2019 2:05 PM EDT
  • Embargo expired:
    25-Mar-2019 2:00 PM EDT

Article ID: 709879

Testosterone Can Help Men with Hypogonadism Lose Weight, Keep It Off

Endocrine Society

Long-term testosterone therapy can help men with hypogonadism lose weight and maintain their weight loss, researchers from Germany and the United States report. Ten-year results of the ongoing study will be presented Monday at ENDO 2019, the Endocrine Society’s annual meeting in New Orleans, La.

Released:
20-Mar-2019 9:00 AM EDT

Showing results

110 of 108796

Chat now!