Massachusetts General Hospital Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. First gene therapy treatment to stave off childhood degenerative...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2018 | EurekAlert!

    April 18, 2018 - The Clinical Research Forum, a non-profit membership association of top clinical research experts and thought leaders from the nation's leading academic health centers, today awarded its most prestigious honor to a Massachusetts General Hospital research team for its discovery of the first successful gene therapy treatment for a fatal brain disease, cerebral adrenoleukodystrophy . The CR Forum presents its annual Top Ten Clinical Research Achievement Awards to highlight outstanding research advances that involve both innovation and impact on human diseases.

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  2. 'RHOC' Star Gretchen Rossi Is in Her Last Round of IVF and Hoping for Viable EmbryosRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2018 | Self.com

    ... this time, Jill Attaman, M.D., a reproductive endocrinologist and infertility specialist at Massachusetts General Hospital and a professor of obstetrics, gynecology and reproductive biology at Harvard Medical School, tells SELF. She recommends that ...

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  3. Two Recent FCA Cases Reflect Courts' Continued Skepticism of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2018 | JD Supra

    ... The General Hospital Corporation et al. , the relator, a former anesthesiologist at Defendant Massachusetts General Hospital ("MGH") brought suit under the FCA alleging that defendants fraudulently billed Medicare and Medicaid for "overlapping" ...

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  4. Do Democrat and Republican doctors treat patients differently at the end of life?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2018 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... Associate Professor of Health Care Policy at Harvard Medical School and an internist at Massachusetts General Hospital, teamed up with colleagues from Columbia University, Cornell University, Stanford University and New York University to compare ...

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  5. Men's risk of sexually spreading Zika virus dissipates after first monthRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2018 | Reuters

    ... said Dr. Andrea Ciaranello, director of the Perinatal Infectious Disease Program at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, who was not involved in the study. The researchers tested 184 Zika-infected men who gave semen and urine samples for up to ...

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  6. Healing process after breast cancer surgery may trigger cancer to spread, study saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2018 | Alamogordo Daily News

    ... said Chan, a professor of medicine at Harvard Medical School and a gastroenterologist at Massachusetts General Hospital, both in Boston. Almost everyone who dies from breast cancer is killed not by the initial tumor but by its spread to other areas ...

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  7. Food delivery programs may reduce senior healthcare costsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2018 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... are actually effective," said lead study author Dr. Seth Berkowitz, who was with Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School in Boston when the study was conducted. "It speaks to the potential for these kinds of interventions to really ...

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  8. The good news is that the same study suggests there may be a simple solution to prevent it.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2018 | WVEC-TV Norfolk

    ... Chan, who is a professor of medicine at Harvard Medical School and a gastroenterologist at Massachusetts General Hospital, both in Boston. Virtually everyone who dies from breast cancer is killed not by the initial tumor, but by its spread to other ...

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  9. Why firefighters need to practice self-care before caring for othersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2018 | Firerescue1

    ... on my self-care. According to Harvard Medical School and the Department of Psychiatry at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, there is clear evidence that myocardial infarction, stroke, depression, anxiety, and even some disease-prone immune ...

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  10. Need a break? Try these 6 research-backed ways to de-stress in 5 minutesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2018 | IVillage

    ... noticing everything about the cup." Dr. Monique Tello, a primary care physician at Massachusetts General Hospital, said that sometimes, getting outside for a quick walk or fresh air is a great option. "If someone is feeling very stressed and they ...

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  11. RB1 gene mutations underlie clinical resistance to CDK 4/6 inhibitor breast cancer therapyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2018 | EurekAlert!

    A multi-institutional research team has identified what may be a novel mechanism underlying acquired resistance to CDK 4/6 inhibitor treatment for breast cancer. In their report published in the Annals of Oncology , the team - led by investigators at Massachusetts General Hospital , Institute Gustave Roussy in Paris, and Texas Oncology-Baylor Sammons Cancer Center/U.S. Oncology in Dallas - reports their discovery of new mutations in the RB1 gene, a key part of the pathway targeted by CDK 4/6 inhibitors, in women with hormone-receptor -positive breast cancer whose tumors had progressed on CDK 4/6 inhibitor treatment.

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  12. Project Clara aims to build radiology supercomputing platformRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2018 | DM Review

    ... computing can improve medical imaging." The partners include research hospitals (including Massachusetts General Hospital and Johns Hopkins), healthcare companies and startups in imaging technology. In a demonstration of the Project Clara ...

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  13. Beth Israel-Lahey merger gets bashed by critics as bad for consumers, poorRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2018 | Boston Herald

    ... union would provide competition for medical services behemoth Partners HealthCare, parent of Massachusetts General Hospital and Brigham and Women's Hospital, and yield lower patient costs. "The new combined Beth Israel-Lahey system would likely ...

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  14. Stop-smoking drugs pose no heart risksRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2018 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... behavior. Those findings were reported in 2016. said Dr. Nancy Rigotti, director of the Massachusetts General Hospital Tobacco Research and Treatment Center. She was not involved in the research. "We now know it's a lot safer to use these drugs to ...

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  15. The emotions we feel may shape what we seeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2018 | EurekAlert!

    ... Nourse Rogers Memorial Veterans Hospital), and Lisa Feldman Barrett (Northeastern University, Massachusetts General Hospital, and Harvard Medical School). This research was supported by the U.S. Army Research Institute for the Behavioral and Social ...

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  16. Study: - SChantix, Zyban pose no riskRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2018 | Sentinel

    ... behavior. Those findings were reported in 2016. said Dr. Nancy Rigotti, director of the Massachusetts General Hospital Tobacco Research and Treatment Center. She was not involved in the research. "We now know it's a lot safer to use these drugs to ...

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  17. Study: Stop-smoking drugs Chantix, Zyban pose no heart risksRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2018 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... were reported in 2016. "It's enormously reassuring," said Dr. Nancy Rigotti, director of the Massachusetts General Hospital Tobacco Research and Treatment Center. She was not involved in the research. "We now know it's a lot safer to use these drugs ...

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  18. Island doctor registered to certify medical cannabis patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2018 | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    Dr. Terry Kriedman, center, answers questions at the cannabis and cancer forum back in March, alongside Rabbi Dr. Yosef Glassman, left, and therapist Sumner Silverman. Dr. Terry Kriedman, an obstetrics and gynecology specialist affiliated with Martha's Vineyard Hospital and Massachusetts General Hospital with a practice in Tisbury, is now a registered physician with the Medical Marijuana Program in the state Department of Public Health.

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  19. Woman dies in Revere hit-and-runRead the original story

    Apr 10, 2018 | Boston Herald

    Police announced Tuesday that the 46-year-old woman struck on Route 145 at about 8:30 p.m. Monday died. She was taken to Massachusetts General Hospital after she was struck.

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    Apr 10, 2018 | Sampan

    ... Wang, Director of Policy and Planning, Chester M. Pierce MD Division of Global Psychiatry at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH); Assistant Professor of Psychology, Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School. A panel on innovative strategies ...

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