Articles in Prevention & Treatment

Specially designed comprehensive behavioral therapy is more effective than sessions offering...
People are increasingly looking for herbal and natural remedies to treat depression. Among some of...
“Too many neurologists still think of dietary therapy as ‘too hard,’ even for kids with intractable...
“You don’t know shingles if you’ve never had a personal experience,” says Halvor Iverson.  “This is...
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...
Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) researchers have identified what may be a major factor behind...
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Watching Wyatt Joyner wiggle and bounce in his mom’s lap, it is difficult to imagine that the 9-...
Although legally permitted to drive in the US, people with partial central vision loss (blind areas...
The initial assessment of a blood test to help diagnose major depressive disorder indicates it may...
For George Velmahos, MD, Mass General’s chief of Trauma Surgery, caring for victims of the April 15...
I don't need a calendar to know when late fall or early winter has arrived. I can tell by the...
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Addressing the healthcare needs of older adults demands a comprehensive, coordinated approach that...
When Angelina Jolie told the world that she’d had a preventive double mastectomy after learning she...
In laboratory studies, Johns Hopkins researchers say they have found that stem cells from a patient...
A review of dozens of studies on the use of statin medications to prevent heart attacks shows that...
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Johns Hopkins researchers say they have found a specific protein in nearly 100 percent of high-...
Using scores obtained from cognitive tests, Johns Hopkins researchers think they have developed a...
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In laboratory studies, scientists at the Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center have developed a way to...
When Noel Rose, M.D., was in medical school in the 1950s, no one talked about autoimmune disease....

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