Patients struggling with type 2 diabetes and obesity are faced with the decision of whether to receive usual medical care or undergo weight-loss surgery. Now, a new risk calculator developed by Cleveland Clinic researchers can show these patients...
4-Nov-2019 2:45 PM EST Add to Favorites
Cleveland Clinic has successfully performed the Midwest’s first purely laparoscopic living donor surgery for liver transplantation in an adult recipient. The advanced procedure is available at only a few hospitals worldwide, and Cleveland Clinic...
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Cleveland Clinic Study Finds Functional Medicine Model is Associated with Improvements in Health-Related Quality of Life
In the first retrospective cohort study of the functional medicine model, Cleveland Clinic researchers found that functional medicine was associated with improvements in health-related quality of life. The study was published today in the Journal...
24-Oct-2019 2:30 PM EDT Add to Favorites
A dual-acting osteoporosis drug. Minimally invasive mitral valve surgery. New treatment for peanut allergies. These are some of the innovations that will enhance healing and change healthcare in the coming year, according to a distinguished panel of...
23-Oct-2019 8:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites
An international team of researchers led by Cleveland Clinic has developed new genetic-based epilepsy risk scores which may lay the foundation for a more personalized method of epilepsy diagnosis and treatment.
11-Oct-2019 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites
Parade/Cleveland Clinic Healthy Now Survey Reveals: Technology’s Growing Influence on Health Behaviors
Who are Americans more likely to take health advice from…their doctors or an Instagram influencer? Would U.S. adults rather talk or text? Socialize in real life or scroll through social media? Parade magazine and Cleveland Clinic joined forces...
10-Oct-2019 5:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites
Weight-Loss Surgery Associated with 40% Reduction in Risk of Death and Heart Complications in Patients with Diabetes and Obesity, Study Shows
A large Cleveland Clinic study shows that weight-loss surgery performed in patients with type 2 diabetes and obesity is associated with a lower risk of death and major adverse cardiovascular events than usual medical care. These patients also lost...
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National Institute on Aging Awards $4.23 Million to Establish Cleveland Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center
The National Institute on Aging of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) awarded a $4.23 million grant to establish the Cleveland Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center.
9-Jul-2019 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites
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