Stanford University Medical Center Newswire

Stanford University Medical Center Newswire

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  1. PC doctors now telling parents to lie to children about their obesityRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | NewsTarget.com

    ... and instead encouraging a healthy, balanced lifestyle," says a press release from Stanford University Medical Center, in highlighting the AAP guidelines. Dr. Neville Golden, M.D., a professor of pediatrics at the university's medical center, and ...

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  2. Pivotal Study Results Published in New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM) Confirm Safety...Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Freshnews

    ... of life." The sites participating in the clinical study included: University of Virginia, Stanford University Medical Center, University of Maryland, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Swedish Medical Center, Yonsei University Medical Center (South ...

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  3. Briefing on Clinical Advances in Focused UltrasoundRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Newswise

    ... breast and other cancers Dr. Pejman Ghanouni, Assistant Professor of Radiology, Stanford University Medical Center - Focused ultrasound to non-invasively destroy benign and malignant soft tissue tumors and to treat painful bone conditions, such as ...

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  4. Joyce Carol Thomas | Children's author, 78Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 22 | Philly.com

    Joyce Carol Thomas, 78, a prizewinning children's author and champion of multiculturalism, died Aug. 13 at Stanford University Medical Center in California of cirrhosis of the liver stemming from a bad blood transfusion decades ago, according to her sister, Flora Krasnovsky. Ms. Thomas was best known for her debut book, Marked by Fire , an autobiographical novel set in her native Oklahoma that won the 1983 National Book Award and the American Book Award, which highlights diversity in literature.

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  5. Making medicine more precise, accessibleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 22 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... care? The advantages are too great not to pursue precision medicine, said Euan Ashley, a Stanford University Medical Center associate professor of medicine and genetics, in an article last week in Nature Reviews Genetics . "Fueled by technological ...

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  6. Deaths elsewhere, Aug. 22, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 22 | Brunswick News

    ... author and champion of multiculturalism, has died. She was 78. Thomas died Aug. 13 at Stanford University Medical Center in California of cirrhosis of the liver stemming from a bad blood transfusion decades ago, according to her sister, Flora ...

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  7. Here's a new approach to prevent teen obesity, eating disordersRead the original story

    Monday Aug 22 | Newkerala.com

    Washington D.C., Aug. 22 : A Stanford University Medical Center study has found out one approach that can prevent both obesity and eating disorders in teenagers. Scientific evidence summarised in the new recommendations shows that physicians and parents can ward off problems at both ends of the weight spectrum by avoiding focusing teens' attention on weight or dieting, and instead encouraging a healthy, balanced lifestyle.

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  8. Prize-winning author Joyce Carol Thomas dead at 78Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 21 | Albany Times Union

    ... author and champion of multiculturalism, has died. She was 78. Thomas died Aug. 13 at Stanford University Medical Center in California of cirrhosis of the liver stemming from a bad blood transfusion decades ago, according to her sister, Flora ...

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  9. Bay Area Author Joyce Carol Thomas Dies at 78Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 21 | NBC Bay Area

    Thomas, a product of San Jose State and Stanford universities who was living in Berkeley, died Aug. 13 at Stanford University Medical Center of cirrhosis of the liver stemming from a bad blood transfusion decades ago, according to her sister, Flora Krasnovsky. Thomas was best known for her debut book, "Marked by Fire," an autobiographical novel set in her native Oklahoma that won the 1983 National Book Award and the American Book Award, which highlights diversity in literature.

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  10. Briefing on Clinical Advances in Focused UltrasoundRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 10 | Newswise

    ... breast and other cancers Dr. Pejman Ghanouni, Assistant Professor of Radiology, Stanford University Medical Center - Focused ultrasound to non-invasively destroy benign and malignant soft tissue tumors and to treat painful bone conditions, such as ...

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  11. Sickle cell trait may not increase the risk of deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 7 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... reduced lifespan. It wasn't clear whether sickle cell trait is dangerous. Researchers at Stanford University Medical Center found that there seemed to be no significant difference in death risk for people with sickle cell trait compared to those ...

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  12. Health & Fitness: Get some sleep to age betterRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 3 | Almanac

    While our bodies require around eight hours of sleep a day, 56 hours a week, and 2,920 hours a year, good, restful sleep can be a challenge unusual for many in this day and age. The reasons can range from physiological factors such as a lack of movement, poor diet, chronic pain, hormones, and environmental elements such as light and noise, according to Dr. Mehrdad Ayati, a geriatrician and clinical instructor of medicine at Stanford University Medical Center.

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  13. Sickle cell trait may not increase the risk of deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 3 | The Washington Post

    ... reduced lifespan. It wasn't clear whether sickle cell trait is dangerous. Researchers at Stanford University Medical Center found that there seemed to be no significant difference in death risk for people with sickle cell trait compared to those ...

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  14. Medcom Releases New Video: 'When Someone You Love Can't Live at Home'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 3 | PR Leap

    ... professional organizations, such as the American Lung Association, the Mayo Clinic, and Stanford University Medical Center. Medcom's educational materials are produced for healthcare professionals, students entering the healthcare industry, ...

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  15. Palo Alto school trustee Melissa Baten Caswell to run for re-electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 1 | Palo Alto Weekly

    ... is largely due to $1.1 billion in exempt property from ongoing construction of the Stanford University Medical Center Project. "We need to understand what the long-term financial picture looks like," with the continuation of such exemptions, Baten ...

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  16. School board asks for multiyear, ongoing impact of tax shortfallRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 27 | Palo Alto Weekly

    ... property-tax revenue was $1.1 billion in exempt property from ongoing construction of the Stanford University Medical Center Project, several board members suggested closer collaboration and better communication with Stanford. The university ...

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  17. Stanford Hospital expansion on targetRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2016 | San Jose Mercury News

    The project is designed to be a model of environmental sustainability and is expected to use 35 percent less energy than the average hospital, according to the Stanford University Medical Center. Most recently, workers installed exterior glass panels onto four pavilions that will house patients at the 824,000-square-foot facility.

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  18. Targazyme Enrolls First Patient in Phase 1/2 Study of TZ101 Fucosylated Regulatory T...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2016 | Freshnews

    ... Scripps Hospitals, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, UCLA Medical Center, Stanford University Medical Center, University of Minnesota Medical Center, University of California San Diego, Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute, Indiana ...

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  19. Synaffix Achieves Significantly Improved Therapeutic Index Compared...Read the original story

    Jul 19, 2016 | BioSpace

    ... Board with the addition of Dr. George W. Sledge, the Chief of Medical Oncology at Stanford University Medical Center and former President of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. "It is an honor to join the SAB at such an important time in the ...

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  20. IlluminOss Medical Completes Enrollment for U.S. Clinical Trial Using ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2016 | Market Wire

    ... Center, Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, Medstar Franklin Square Medical Center, Stanford University Medical Center, Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, Rhode Island Hospital, Medstar Washington Hospital Center, Emory University ...

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