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  1. Walsh seeks treatment for kidney stoneRead the original story

    Oct 26, 2014 | WTEN-TV Albany

    Walsh's spokeswoman Kate Norton tells WBZ-TV the mayor went to Massachusetts General Hospital Sunday "to address a minor medical issue," a kidney stone. Norton says Walsh is "completely fine."

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  2. Mayor Walsh treated for kidney stone at MGHRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2014 | Boston.com

    Mayor Martin J. Walsh sought treatment for a kidney stone Sunday at Massachusetts General Hospital, according to his press secretary. The press secretary, Kate Norton, described the procedure as "a minor medical issue" in a statement.

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  3. Mayor Marty Walsh Treated For Kidney StoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2014 | CBS Local

    ... Contact [...] BOSTON (CBS) - Boston Mayor Marty Walsh is doing well after a brief visit to Massachusetts General Hospital for a kidney stone, his spokeswoman said Sunday. "Mayor Walsh made a trip to a local hospital today to address a minor medical ...

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  4. 3 Seriously Hurt in Motorcycle Crash NearbyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2014 | Patch.com

    The three men range in age from 22 to 32. Two were flown to Massachusetts General Hospital; the third was transported to Lowell General Hospital.

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  5. Study finds average medical malpractice payments could rise 20 percent under California's Prop. 46Read the original story

    Oct 26, 2014 | Holtville Tribune

    ... professor of health care policy and medicine at Harvard Medical School and a physician at Massachusetts General Hospital. Eric Helland, the William F. Podlich Professor of Economics and George R. Roberts Fellow at Claremont McKenna College and the ...

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  6. Local rowers excited to compete in Head of the CharlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2014 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... she tripped in her driveway and fell against a rock wall on Memorial Day. During surgery at Massachusetts General Hospital about a week later, two plates and 10 screws were inserted into her elbow. Incredibly, Duffy was back on the water in eight ...

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  7. Alzheimer's hunt enters 'a new era'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2014 | Cape Cod Times

    There's currently no cure for Alzheimer's disease, but if Rudolph Tanzi and his team have their way, it won't be long before medication is available to ward off the fatal brain disorder. The neuroscientist and his associates at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston have identified genes implicated in the development of Alzheimer's and grown Alzheimer's disease in stem cells in a petri dish.

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  8. Vitamin D Might Help Kids With EczemaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | Mental Help Net

    When eczema, a chronic inflammatory skin disorder, flares up in the winter it's known as winter-related atopic dermatitis. "While we don't know the exact proportion of patients with atopic dermatitis whose symptoms worsen in the winter, the problem is common," said study leader Dr. Carlos Camargo, of Massachusetts General Hospital's department of emergency medicine.

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  9. Developing countries should enroll medical, nursing students from rural areasRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2014 | Science Daily

    ... countries," said lead author Dr David Silvestri from Brigham and Women's Hospital and Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, United States of America. "Unfortunately, insufficient attention has been given to ensuring that the students who are ...

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  10. Cops investigating two fatal shootings in ChelseaRead the original story

    Oct 18, 2014 | Boston Herald

    ... d man was shot on Spencer Avenue in Chelsea, the DA's office said. He died of his injuries at Massachusetts General Hospital.

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  11. Two fatal shootings in Chelsea early SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2014 | Boston.com

    ... fatally shot on Spencer Avenue in Chelsea, the statement said. The man was pronounced dead at Massachusetts General Hospital later on Saturday. State Police and Chelsea police are investigating the shootings and were not releasing the victims' names ...

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  12. Harvard-Linked Hospital Planning to Open Center in ChinaRead the original story

    Oct 18, 2014 | Bloomberg

    Massachusetts General Hospital , a teaching affiliate of Harvard Medical School , has agreed with potential partners in China to explore a joint venture to build and run a hospital in the country. The Boston hospital has been engaged in talks with Chinese health-care groups and investors for the past year and signed an agreement last week to continue "the planning and due diligence necessary to determine whether to commit to this effort," according to an internal letter obtained by Bloomberg News .

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  13. Vitamin D Found to Ease EczemaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2014 | News Max

    When eczema, a chronic inflammatory skin disorder, flares up in the winter it's known as winter-related atopic dermatitis. "While we don't know the exact proportion of patients with atopic dermatitis whose symptoms worsen in the winter, the problem is common," said study leader Dr. Carlos Camargo, of Massachusetts General Hospital's department of emergency medicine.

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  14. Head of the Charles churns up excitementRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2014 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... she tripped in her driveway and fell against a rock wall on Memorial Day. During surgery at Massachusetts General Hospital about a week later, two plates and 10 screws were inserted into her elbow. Incredibly, Duffy was back on the water in eight ...

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  15. Mass. General in talks to build hospital in ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | Boston.com

    Massachusetts General Hospital is in early discussions with two partners to build a full-service hospital with 500 to 1,000 beds in China, a country that is struggling to meet growing demand from its 1.4 billion citizens for top-quality medical care. Mass.

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  16. Our Opinion: A lesson from EbolaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | Berkshire Eagle

    ... hearing on Beacon Hill on Thursday, Dr. Paul Biddinger, chief of emergency preparedness at Massachusetts General Hospital, said recent cuts in federal funding had adversely impacted the ability of hospitals to train and equip workers to deal with ...

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  17. Dietary supplements researchers excited by promise of new human cell culture model for Alzheimer'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | NutraIngredients

    The announcement that researchers have developed a way to construct a three dimensional in vitro model of human brain cells that exhibit features of Alzheimer's disease could be a game changer for the research of cognitive health dietary supplements, experts say. In a recent paper in Nature , researchers Rudolf E Tanzi and Doo Yeon Kim of Massachusetts General Hospital detailed the way in which they were able to cultivate human brain cells in a gel matrix.

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  18. Modi to inaugurate Reliance Foundation Hospital Oct 25Read the original story

    Oct 17, 2014 | Newkerala.com

    ... said. The hospital has collaborations with Johns Hopkins, MD Anderson Cancer Center at the Massachusetts General Hospital and the University of Southern California. It is also equipped with robotic surgery and on-line video conferencing for global ...

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  19. Brain Cells With Alzheimer's Disease Grown in a Petri DishRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | Bad Astronomy Blog

    For the first time, neuroscientists from Massachusetts General Hospital have grown functioning human brain cells that develop Alzheimer's disease in a petri dish. The breakthrough offers researchers a new method to test cures and decipher the origins of the disease.

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  20. Study finds inconsistent achievement of guidelines for acute asthma care in hospital EDsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | PhysOrg Weblog

    A study comparing the care delivered to patients coming to hospital emergency departments for acute asthma attacks in recent years with data gathered more than 15 years earlier finds inconsistencies in how well hospitals are meeting nationally established treatment guidelines. A team led by Massachusetts General Hospital investigators found that, while the achievement of most guidelines defining appropriate pharmacologic treatments for particular patients improved over the study period, hospitals did less well in meeting several other guidelines.

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