Updated : Nov 01, 2019 in Announcement

Bloomberg School Appoints Two New Bloomberg Professors of American Health

Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health is welcoming two new faculty as Bloomberg Professor of American Health Scholars, endowed positions supported by the Bloomberg…

Updated : Nov 01, 2019 in Research Articles

Survey offers insight into strategies to reduce unnecessary tests, treatments in critical care settings

A national survey of acute and critical care nurses finds that measures to reduce unnecessary testing and treatments are increasingly being integrated into clinical practice,…

Updated : Nov 01, 2019 in Research Articles

Chemotherapy sometimes set the stage for drug-resistant leukemia at relapse

Chemotherapy has helped make the most common childhood cancer one of the most curable, but researchers have evidence that the treatment may also prime some…

Updated : Nov 01, 2019 in Announcement

Cutler Family gifts $15 million to University Hospitals to transform men’s health care

CLEVELAND – Health care statistics for men are bleak: less than 50 percent have a primary care provider, their life expectancy is seven years less…

Updated : Nov 01, 2019 in Research Articles

Laboratorio para Bienestar muestra que el desempeño cognitivo de los oficinistas mejora cuando hay ventanas por donde entra luz del día y ofrecen algún tipo de vista

ROCHESTER, Minnesota: Los nuevos estudios del Laboratorio para Bienestar, que consiste en una colaboración entre Delos™ y Mayo Clinic, muestran que las oficinas con ventanas…

Updated : Nov 01, 2019 in Video Only

November is Lung Cancer Awareness Month

​New Brunswick, N.J. - November 1, 2019 - During this National Lung Cancer Awareness Month, experts from the Rutgers Tobacco Dependence Program – supported by Rutgers Cancer…

Updated : Nov 01, 2019 in Research Articles

Moffitt Researchers Identify a Mechanism Controlling Tumor Cell Recognition by Immune Cells

TAMPA, Fla. (Nov. 1, 2019) – Immunotherapy has become a standard treatment approach for several types of cancer, including melanoma. However, tumors can escape immune…

Updated : Nov 01, 2019 in Research Articles

Living Skin Can Now be 3D-Printed With Blood Vessels Included

TROY, N.Y. — Researchers at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute have developed a way to 3D print living skin, complete with blood vessels. The advancement, published online…

Updated : Nov 01, 2019 in Announcement

Nashville Predators to Honor Late CEO of Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt at Hockey Fights Cancer Game

When the Nashville Predators hockey team hits the ice Saturday, Nov. 2, the players will take on an important opponent: childhood cancer. The Hockey Fights…

Updated : Nov 01, 2019 in Research Articles

Scientists unveil search-and-replace genome editing

A longstanding aspiration of researchers and clinicians has been the ability to repair DNA in a living cell or organism, especially in human patients with…

Updated : Nov 01, 2019 in Research Tip Sheet

Cyp2F2-Mediated Lung Cancer, Rapid Risk Assessment of Color Additives, and More Featured in November 2019 Toxicological Sciences

The Society of Toxicology’s official journal, Toxicological Sciences, continues to deliver cutting-edge research in toxicology in the November 2019 issue, Volume 172, Issue 1. Now…

Updated : Nov 01, 2019 in Feature

American Academy of Dermatology unveils new and improved website

American Academy of Dermatology unveils new and improved website The enhanced site showcases AAD.org’s best-in-class public content and reinforces its status as one of HealthWeb.org’s…