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Fast-Acting Psychedelic Can Improve Depression, Anxiety

Johns Hopkins researchers have discovered that use of the synthetic psychedelic 5-methocy-N,-N-dimethyltryptamine (5-MeO-DMT) appears to be associated with unintended improvements in self-reported depression and anxiety when given in a ceremonial...
18-Mar-2019 12:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites


2019 Updated Cardiovascular Disease Prevention Guidelines Announced

A working group including Johns Hopkins Medicine cardiologists and American Heart Association (AHA) and American College of Cardiology (ACC) colleagues released updated guidelines for clinicians and patients on the primary prevention of...
17-Mar-2019 3:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites


Tip Sheet: Johns Hopkins Researchers Present at Orthopaedic Meeting

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons 2019 Annual Meeting
14-Mar-2019 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites


Johns Hopkins Match Day 2019

The wait is almost over for students who will soon graduate from the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine: At noon on Friday, March 15, they will come together and open the envelopes that let them know where they will spend the next chapter...
14-Mar-2019 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites


Blood Diseases Cured With Bone Marrow Transplant

Doubling the low amount of total body radiation delivered to patients undergoing bone marrow transplants with donor cells that are only “half-matched” increased the rate of engraftment from only about 50 percent to nearly 100 percent, according...
14-Mar-2019 8:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites


Potential Way to Improve Cancer Surgery Outcomes by Managing Nontraditional Risk Factors

In a study of 142 patients preparing for cancer surgery, Johns Hopkins Medicine researchers say they have evidence that psychological or social risk factors such as depression, limited resilience and lack of emergency resources along with standard...
11-Mar-2019 8:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites


Johns Hopkins Experts to Present Latest TB and HIV Research at CROI 2019

Johns Hopkins Medicine researchers are attending the annual Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI), where they are sharing their latest findings in the ongoing battle against HIV/AIDS and related infectious diseases with...
6-Mar-2019 2:45 PM EST Add to Favorites


Muscle Gene Mutations Implicated in Human Nasal/Sinus Cancer

By sequencing the entire genomes of tumor cells from six people with a rare cancer of the nose and sinus cavity, Johns Hopkins researchers report they unexpectedly found the same genetic changeone in a gene involved in muscle formationin five...
27-Feb-2019 9:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

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Media Advisory: Colon Cancer Research at Johns Hopkins Looks at Your Gut, Your Genetics

Colon cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death and the third most common cancer diagnosed in the United States, but it is preventable. While more than 90 percent of new cases occur in people 50 or older, more cases are being diagnosed at...
12-Mar-2019 11:00 AM EDT


Distinguishing Child Polio-Like Illness from Similar Diseases

30-Nov-2018 11:00 AM EST


Doctors Urge the CDC to Create a Firearm Injury Prevention Task Force

28-Nov-2018 9:00 AM EST


Johns Hopkins Experts Available to Speak in Observance of World AIDS Day

27-Nov-2018 12:00 PM EST


Johns Hopkins expert available to comment on falls and Ruth Bader Ginsburg

8-Nov-2018 10:15 AM EST


Estimated 1.9 Million Vapers in U.S. and Growing

18-Oct-2018 3:30 PM EDT


Polio-Like Illness Outbreak in Children, Expert Available

12-Oct-2018 5:00 AM EDT


Johns Hopkins Surgeons Available to Discuss Tina Turner and Kidney Transplants

9-Oct-2018 10:00 AM EDT

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