Articles in Prevention & Treatment

Tobacco remains among the most addictive of all substances, but effective options are now available...
Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) investigators have described what may be a newly identified...
A drug approved for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis may also turn out to be the first...
In laboratory studies, Johns Hopkins researchers say they have found that stem cells from a patient...
As science has attempted to accommodate women’s desire to prolong their childbearing years, men...
Arthritis, or joint inflammation, may cause irreversible damage and disability if left untreated....
Have breast implants? Or thinking of getting implants? You may be worried they’ll make it hard for...
The initial assessment of a blood test to help diagnose major depressive disorder indicates it may...
Lipids are a large and diverse group of naturally occurring molecules known to most of us as...
Hopkins scientists have turned their view of osteoarthritis inside out. Literally. Instead of...
Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) researchers and their colleagues have used digital versions of...
David Cournoyeris actually happy he is gaining weight. The 57-year-old North Attleboro, Mass.,...
A review of dozens of studies on the use of statin medications to prevent heart attacks shows that...
MGH investigators have determined that one of the recently identified genes contributing...
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Addressing the healthcare needs of older adults demands a comprehensive, coordinated approach that...
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In laboratory studies, scientists at the Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center have developed a way to...
Q&A with Ozanan Meireles, MD Q: What is type 2 diabetes? What is prediabetes?Type 2 diabetes is...
You’ve probably read about calcium and vitamin D in the news, where headlines highlight the need...
Vision evaluation should be a key part of any primary-care exam. Whether it's an easily treatable...
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It has been more than 20 years since the Association of American Medical Colleges last revised its...

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