Articles in Prevention & Treatment

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To figure out why some people are prone to lose more bone than others as they age, bone biologists...
When Angelina Jolie told the world that she’d had a preventive double mastectomy after learning she...
Cardiac catheterization, a procedure used to diagnose heart conditions, is typically performed...
The field of cardiac catheterization has benefited significantly from the advent of two...
The risk of developing diabetes increases as people grow older, heavier and less active; about 20...
The traditional approach to assisting patients with IBD has left much to be desired, and so the...
Gallstones are small, pebble-like substances that develop when bile -  composed of water,...
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Addressing the healthcare needs of older adults demands a comprehensive, coordinated approach that...
I don't need a calendar to know when late fall or early winter has arrived. I can tell by the...
Fifteen years ago, Nestor R. Gonzalez, MD, was at the beginning of a promising medical career in...
Vision evaluation should be a key part of any primary-care exam. Whether it's an easily treatable...
Circumstantial evidence suggests a possible connection between the use of acetaminophen and the...
October is “National Breast Cancer Awareness Month.” This is a health concern that I feel...
Despite major advances in screening and early detection, colon cancer still accounts for about 9...
Hopkins scientists have turned their view of osteoarthritis inside out. Literally. Instead of...
Lori Erby could hear hesitation, uncertainty, even fear enter the woman’s voice as she recalled the...
When Noel Rose, M.D., was in medical school in the 1950s, no one talked about autoimmune disease....
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In laboratory studies, scientists at the Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center have developed a way to...
Using scores obtained from cognitive tests, Johns Hopkins researchers think they have developed a...
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Johns Hopkins researchers say they have found a specific protein in nearly 100 percent of high-...

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