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Medical News Today
E-cigarettes: FDA 'should be open-minded about regulation'user. Lead author of the new study, David T. Levy, professor of oncology at th
E-cigarettes: FDA 'should be open-minded about regulation'
Medical News Today / Posted 8 days ago
user. Lead author of the new study, David T. Levy, professor of oncology at the Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center at Georgetown University Medical Center in Washington, DC, says: "We're concerned the FDA, which has asserted its right to... Read more
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FOX News
Tau protein, not plaque, may cause Alzheimer’s, study saysin Alzheimer’s disease,” the study's senior investigator, Charbel E-H Moussa, M
Tau protein, not plaque, may cause Alzheimer’s, study says
FOX News / Posted 9 days ago
in Alzheimer’s disease,” the study's senior investigator, Charbel E-H Moussa, MB, assistant professor of neuroscience at Georgetown University Medical Center, told FoxNews.com. “This study shows it’s another protein -- a very, very important one,... Read more
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express
Medical breakthrough as first ever HIV-positive person lives to develop Alzheimer’sbeauties used to look like? Man converts M&S lorry to self-sufficient home Dr
Medical breakthrough as first ever HIV-positive person lives to develop Alzheimer’s
express / Posted 13 days ago
beauties used to look like? Man converts M&S lorry to self-sufficient home Dr R. Scott Turner, Neurologist from Georgetown University Medical Center, said: “This patient may be a sentinel case that disputes what we thought we knew about... Read more
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FOX News
Magnets might 'unlock' paralyzed arm after strokestimulation, to "teach" the brain how to use these areas to move the paralyzed
Magnets might 'unlock' paralyzed arm after stroke
FOX News / Posted 14 days ago
stimulation, to "teach" the brain how to use these areas to move the paralyzed arm. Rachael Harrington, a Ph.D. student at Georgetown University Medical Center in Washington, D.C., presented this research Tuesday (Oct. 20) at the annual meeting of... Read more
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Daily Mail
HIV patients are now living long enough to develop Alzheimer'sformation of the plaques, therefore protecting against the disease. Neurologis
HIV patients are now living long enough to develop Alzheimer's
Daily Mail / Posted 14 days ago
formation of the plaques, therefore protecting against the disease. Neurologist and study author, Dr R. Scott Turner from Georgetown University Medical Center, said: 'This patient may be a sentinel case that disputes what we thought we knew about... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Georgetown researchers report first case of Alzheimer's disease diagnosed in HIV-positive individualwhat we thought we knew about dementia in HIV-positive individuals," says Turne
Georgetown researchers report first case of Alzheimer's disease diagnosed in HIV-positive individual
News-Medical-Net / Posted 15 days ago
what we thought we knew about dementia in HIV-positive individuals," says Turner, who leads the Memory Disorders Program at Georgetown University Medical Center. In addition, Turner says the finding suggests that some older HIV-positive patients... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Safe electrical stimulation of the brain can enhance creative thinkingaccording to a new study by Georgetown researchers. Georgetown psychology prof
Safe electrical stimulation of the brain can enhance creative thinking
News-Medical-Net / Posted 19 days ago
according to a new study by Georgetown researchers. Georgetown psychology professor Adam Green and Dr. Peter Turkeltaub of Georgetown University Medical Center (GUMC) and MedStar National Rehabilitation Network, and a team of colleagues published... Read more
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Psych Central
Focused Brain Stimulation May Improve Creativityresearch suggest a combination of brain stimulation while performing a cognitiv
Focused Brain Stimulation May Improve Creativity
Psych Central / Posted 19 days ago
research suggest a combination of brain stimulation while performing a cognitive challenge can increase creativity. Georgetown University Medical Center researchers used Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation (tDCS) to stimulate an area of... Read more
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FOX News
Doctors hear patients' calls for new approaches to hypothyroidismCould there be a role for combination therapy in some patients?’ ” says Jacquel
Doctors hear patients' calls for new approaches to hypothyroidism
FOX News / Posted 23 days ago
Could there be a role for combination therapy in some patients?’ ” says Jacqueline Jonklaas, an endocrinologist at Georgetown University Medical Center. “I credit this to patients pushing doctors and saying, ‘You don’t know what you’re... Read more
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metro
9 things you should do on your period to survive that time of the monthbananas. And the good news for vegetarians is that your diet might be going a
9 things you should do on your period to survive that time of the month
metro / Posted 27 days ago
bananas. And the good news for vegetarians is that your diet might be going a long way to help with your PMS. A study by Georgetown University Medical Center researchers found that a vegetarian diet was associated with less pain during your... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Breast cancer screening recommendations clarify science but muddy political watersyear at age 55. “The most important message is that women have a choice,” said
Breast cancer screening recommendations clarify science but muddy political waters
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 1 months ago
year at age 55. “The most important message is that women have a choice,” said Dr. Kenneth Lin, a family physician at Georgetown University Medical Center in Washington. “If you’re a woman in your 40s, you could start at 40, wait till you’re... Read more
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