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Device That Tracks Location of Nurses Repurposed to Record Patient Mobility

By repurposing badges originally designed to locate nurses and other hospital staff, Johns Hopkins Medicine scientists say they can precisely monitor how patients in the hospital are walking outside of their rooms, a well-known indicator and...
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Intense Form of Radiation Slows Disease Progression in Some Men with Prostate Cancer That Has Spread

Highly focused, intense doses of radiation called stereotactic ablative radiation (SABR) may slow progression of disease in a subset of men with hormone-sensitive prostate cancers that have spread to a few separate sites in the body, according to...
24-Mar-2020 11:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Experiments in Mice And Human Cells Shed Light On Best Way to Deliver Nanoparticle Therapy For Cancer

Researchers in the cancer nanomedicine community debate whether use of tiny structures, called nanoparticles, can best deliver drug therapy to tumors passively — allowing the nanoparticles to diffuse into tumors and become held in place, or...
26-Mar-2020 8:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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COVID-19 Tip Sheet: Story Ideas From Johns Hopkins

The following are various story ideas regarding the COVID-19 illness. To interview Johns Hopkins experts on these topics or others, contact JHMedia@jhmi.edu.
24-Mar-2020 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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COVID-19 Tip Sheet: Story Ideas From Johns Hopkins

The following are various story ideas regarding the COVID-19 illness. To interview Johns Hopkins experts on these topics or others, contact JHMedia@jhmi.edu.
17-Mar-2020 8:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Statins Starve Cancer Cells to Death

More than 35 million Americans take statin drugs daily to lower their blood cholesterol levels. Now, in experiments with human cells in the laboratory, researchers at Johns Hopkins Medicine have added to growing evidence that the ubiquitous drug may...
12-Mar-2020 8:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Story Tips From Johns Hopkins Experts on COVID-19

The following are various story ideas regarding the COVID-19 illness. To interview experts in these tips or others at Johns Hopkins, contact JHMedia@jhmi.edu.
10-Mar-2020 8:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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‘Primitive’ Stem Cells Shown to Regenerate Blood Vessels in The Eye

Johns Hopkins Medicine scientists say they have successfully turned back the biological hands of time, coaxing adult human cells in the laboratory to revert to a primitive state, and unlocking their potential to replace and repair damage to blood...
9-Mar-2020 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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COVID-19 Tip Sheet: Story Ideas from Johns Hopkins

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Intermittent Fasting: Live ‘Fast,’ Live longer?

26-Dec-2019 8:00 AM EST

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December is Safe Toys and Celebrations Month

4-Dec-2019 10:15 AM EST

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Johns Hopkins Experts Available in Observance of World AIDS Day

26-Nov-2019 8:00 AM EST

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Flu Experts at Johns Hopkins Medicine

2-Oct-2019 9:00 AM EDT

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Tip Sheet: Do You Think About Your Child’s Back and Head Safety While Preparing for the School Year?

Many parents are probably thinking about their child’s school attire, lunch needs and doctor visits in preparation for the upcoming school year.
22-Aug-2019 9:00 AM EDT

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Tip Sheet: Have Fun This Summer While Staying Safe

Heat Safety for Young Athletes Heat illness injuries are preventable, says Raj Deu, M.D., assistant professor of orthopaedic surgery at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. “Ideally, athletes should avoid strenuous exercise in high...
30-Jul-2019 9:00 AM EDT

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Media Alert: Precision Medicine Symposium oo Feature Experts From Across The Nation

Johns Hopkins inHealth, Johns Hopkins Medicine’s precision medicine effort to tailor health care to the needs of individual patients, is convening nearly two dozen experts from across the nation for a one-day research symposium that will explore...
29-May-2019 9:00 AM EDT

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