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The storm has passed, but Puerto Rico’s health faces prolonged recovery

The storm has passed, but Puerto Rico’s health faces prolonged recovery

Tending to patients as her new home burns

Tending to patients as her new home burns

Challenges and contributions of nurse bioethicists to diverse patient populations

Challenges and contributions of nurse bioethicists to diverse patient populations

Fires prey on frail residents living on their own

Fires prey on frail residents living on their own

Dementia patient at center of spoon-feeding controversy dies

Dementia patient at center of spoon-feeding controversy dies

CUMC researchers discover ‘cell of origin’ for esophageal cancer

CUMC researchers discover ‘cell of origin’ for esophageal cancer

Acupuncture may help alleviate vulvar pain in women

Acupuncture may help alleviate vulvar pain in women

Allergy medication restores nervous system function in patients with chronic MS

Allergy medication restores nervous system function in patients with chronic MS

New insights on seriousness of postmenopausal bleeding

New insights on seriousness of postmenopausal bleeding

Vaginal and bladder problems impact sexual activity of postmenopausal women

Vaginal and bladder problems impact sexual activity of postmenopausal women

New study demonstrates how traumatic experiences can affect vascular health

New study demonstrates how traumatic experiences can affect vascular health

SUNY Downstate receives $10 million NIH grant for health disparities research program

SUNY Downstate receives $10 million NIH grant for health disparities research program

Researchers find gaps in knowledge about causes of symptoms in dementia patients

Researchers find gaps in knowledge about causes of symptoms in dementia patients

FDA approved drug found to have anti-cancer activity against previously unknown targets

FDA approved drug found to have anti-cancer activity against previously unknown targets

Taking sleep medications to treat insomnia may increase risk of falling for older adults

Taking sleep medications to treat insomnia may increase risk of falling for older adults

Researchers design new tool to help GPs assess frailty in older people

Researchers design new tool to help GPs assess frailty in older people

Powerful clot-busting drugs found safe for treating stroke patients with dementia

Powerful clot-busting drugs found safe for treating stroke patients with dementia

Patients, health insurers challenge Iowa’s privatized Medicaid

Patients, health insurers challenge Iowa’s privatized Medicaid

Antibiotics prescribed by dentists may contribute to serious C. diff infections

Antibiotics prescribed by dentists may contribute to serious C. diff infections

Researchers find surprising differences in first-ever whole-brain map of inhibitory neurons

Researchers find surprising differences in first-ever whole-brain map of inhibitory neurons