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Johns Hopkins researchers have identified a new way to predict which heart failure patients are likely to see their condition get worse and which ones have a better prognosis.
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North Korea has executed the powerful uncle of young leader Kim Jong Un, state media said on Friday, the biggest upheaval in years as the ruling dynasty sought to distance itself from responsibility for the isolated state's dire living standards.
Dr. Karen Mundy-Judkins, right, at the Salzburg Women and Peacekeeping Conference, sponsored by the Carnegie Foundation, standing next to "Princess," leader of the Status of Women office in Nigeria.
Image Caption: Artist's impression of the MErcury Surface, Space ENvironment, GEochemistry, and Ranging spacecraft in orbit at Mercury.
As someone who was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis in 2008, I have taken advantage of the incredible research studies at Johns Hopkins Hospital , the University of Maryland Medical Center and the National Institutes of Health , and I'm thankful they're a short drive from my home.
Johns Hopkins surgeons say skipping one commonly taken step during a routine procedure to insert a wire mesh stent into a partially blocked carotid artery appears to prevent patients from developing dangerously low blood pressure, an extremely slow heart rate or even a stroke or heart attack.
Johns Hopkins researchers say that a drug approved to treat lung cancer substantially shrank tumors in mice that were caused by a rare form of bone cancer called chordoma.
Julian Pellicano, resident conductor at the Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra, will appear at the Winnipeg Free Press News Caf and live on winnipegfreepress.com on Thursday, Dec. 12 at 1:30 p.m. As resident conductor at the WSO, Pellicano, 33, is responsible for conducting the orchestra's Pops, Soundbytes and Concerts for Kids series, among others.
The Armstrong Institute will lead the Comprehensive Unit-based Safety Program for ventilator-associated conditions and work in partnership with the Michigan Health & Hospital Association Keystone Center and coordinating entities such as UHC to extend this vital research project's reach.
Gaithersburg-based MedImmune and Johns Hopkins University have entered into a five-year, $6.5 million research partnership, the company announced Wednesday.
College applications are a daunting task. You've packed countless hours of homework, volunteering and activities into your schedule, and now you have to explain to someone why that means you deserve a spot at their school.
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., December 10, 2013/Newswise-Dr. Pankaj "Jay" Pasricha, Director of the Center for Neurogastroenterology and Professor of Medicine at The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine will host a patient-focused webinar on Thursday, December 12, 2013 at 10 a.m. PST.
By BEN CASEY Imagine a guy with a modest camera interviewing and photographing Alfred Eisenstaedt, Eugene Smith, or Henri Cartier-Bresson for a small town weekly newspaper? That's what you get when Ben Casey interviews Charles Sterin.
A year after Xi Jinping took the reins of the Chinese Communist Party, the path that he is setting for the country is coming into view.
According to a new study published in the Journal of Consumer Research, consumers who believe their fate can change are more likely to exhibit impulsive or indulgent behavior after reading a negative horoscope.
Construction at Harbor Point is unlikely to pose a risk to public health, according to a professor at Johns Hopkins University.