5 hrs ago
Defending the Faith: Where is Mount Sinai?
This Oct. 15, 2009 file photo shows Saint Catherine's Monastery, founded by the Emperor St. Justinian the Great in 527, at the foot of Mount Sinai in Saint Catherine, Sinai, Egypt.
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15 hrs ago
Simple Lifestyle Changes Can Reduce Risk for Colorectal Cancer
There are some simple lifestyle changes that you can make that may help prevent colorectal cancer.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
With flip of wrist, interventional radiologists treat uterine fibroids
Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology report highlights benefits of different access approach to treat women's noncancerous growths; could be 'game changer' for image-guided minimally invasive treatments, improving patient comfort Aaron Fischman, M.D., and a team of researchers from New York's Mt.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Microbiota makeup linked to intestinal cancer risk
The makeup of microbes living in our gut may be a risk factor for colorectal cancer and could drive the development of intestinal tumours, say researchers.
Cops: Driver reports overturning car to avoid pothole
Police at the scene of an accident on Route 25A in Mount Sinai on Monday, March 3, 2014, which left two people injured after their car overturned.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Baby 'Sleep Machines' Could Damage Hearing, Study Suggests
Some of the "sleep machines" marketed to soothe infants seem capable of generating enough noise to potentially damage a baby's hearing, a new study suggests.
Pro-Russian troops takeover Crimean borders, ferry
In Smithtown new road construction layout on Rt-347/Nesconset Hwy EB between Rt-111/Hauppauge Rd and Mount Pleasant Rd In Smithtown new road construction layout on Rt-347/Nesconset Hwy EB between Rt-111/Hauppauge Rd and Mount Pleasant Rd In Port Jefferson Station long-term road construction on Rt 112 SB between NY-347/Nesconset Hwy and Rose Ln In ... (more)
Gut microbes spur development of bowel cancer
The development of intestinal tumors in mice was prevented by modifying the composition of gut microbes .
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Upward Look: Written With The Finger of God
"And he gave unto Moses, when he had made an end of communing with him upon Mount Sinai, two tables of testimony, tables of stone, written with the finger of God."
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Albany Times Union
5 Ways To Overcome A Gambling Addiction
In the 1968 film "Funny Girl," Barbra Streisand's character falls in love with Nick Arnstein, a dashing con artist whose reckless gambling causes them to lose their mansion, savings, and finally, their marriage.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Ukraine says Russian tries to seize Crimea airports, base
In Suffolk closed on Canal Rd WB after Mount Sinai Coram Rd and before County Rte 83/Patchogue Mount Sinai Rd in MT Sinai In MT Sinai closed on Canal Rd EB after County Rte 83/Patchogue Mount Sinai Rd and before Mount Sinai Coram Rd in Suffolk In Melville accident cleared on The L.I.E./I-495 EB between X48/Round Swamp Rd and X49/Rt-110 in ... (more)
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Molecular Imaging of the Cardiac Extracellular Matrix [Reviews]
From Zena and Michael A. Wiener Cardiovascular Institute, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY ; Department of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, the Netherlands ; Centre for Inherited Cardiovascular Diseases, IRCCS Policlinico San Matteo, Pavia, Italy ; Centro ... (more)
New Warning For Those Looking To Fire Up The Grill This Spring
We already know that chemicals in grilled meat can cause cancer. But with spring on the horizon, there's a new warning for those looking forward to firing up the grill.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York
Audrey A. Torrey McCord Garnsey
Audrey A. Torrey McCord Garnsey, 86, of Mount Sinai, formerly of Sheridan and Maranatha Village of Sebring, Fla., died Monday, Feb. 24, 2014, at the home of her daughter.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
Researchers identify novel immunological mechanism important for vaccine development
Researchers have discovered the presence of a novel subtype of innate lymphoid cells in human spleen essential for the production of antibodies.
Sat Feb 22, 2014
The Business of Art
Photographer, gallery owner and entrepreneur Victor Gagliardi will be conducting a series of workshops this spring entitled The Business of Art.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
Riot police move in against Kiev, Ukraine protest camp
In Suffolk construction work on Ocean Pkwy/Long Island WB after Robert Moses Cswy and to Wantagh Pky in Jones Beach In Suffolk construction work on Ocean Pkwy/Long Island WB after Robert Moses Cswy and to Wantagh Pky in Jones Beach In Smithtown new road construction layout on Rt-347/Nesconset Hwy WB between Mount Pleasant Rd and Rt-111/Hauppauge Rd ... (more)
Advaxis, Inc. - "Advaxis Immunotherapies Complement PD-1 Antibodies"
Advaxis Inc. today published a new blog post on The Chairman's Blog, written by the company's CSO, Dr. Robert Petit.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
DBV Technologies and Mount Sinai Hospital Enter Research Collaboration for Crohn's Disease
DBV Technologies , creator of Viaskin , a new standard in the treatment of allergies, and the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai announced today that they entered into a research collaboration agreement to investigate the efficacy and mechanism of epicutaneous tolerance utilizing Viaskin for the treatment of Crohn's disease.
Thu Feb 13, 2014
Dermatologist Discusses New Probiotic Advancement
Earlier last week, The American Academy of Dermatology shared its annual Beauty Breakthroughs highlighting two new advancements of dermatology.