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News-Medical-Net
First confirmed case of Alzheimer’s disease in HIV-positive patient to be presented at AAIC 2016what we thought we knew about dementia in HIV-positive individuals," says Turne
First confirmed case of Alzheimer’s disease in HIV-positive patient to be presented at AAIC 2016
News-Medical-Net / Posted yesterday
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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Orlando Sentinel
Cancer drug shows early promise for Parkinson's diseaseBut the drug was "well tolerated" in the remaining patients, according to Mouss
Cancer drug shows early promise for Parkinson's disease
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
But the drug was "well tolerated" in the remaining patients, according to Moussa, an assistant professor of neurology at Georgetown University Medical Center, in Washington, D.C. Plus, he said, there were hints of benefit. The researchers found... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Study finds neti pots really do help chronic sinusitissinusitis is a very difficult disease to treat,” said Dr. Dan Merenstein, assoc
Study finds neti pots really do help chronic sinusitis
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 6 days ago
sinusitis is a very difficult disease to treat,” said Dr. Dan Merenstein, associate professor of family medicine at Georgetown University Medical Center, adding that it requires treatments other than those used for acute — rare or one-time... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Study: Neti pots really do help chronic sinusitissinusitis is a very difficult disease to treat,” said Dr. Dan Merenstein, assoc
Study: Neti pots really do help chronic sinusitis
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 6 days ago
sinusitis is a very difficult disease to treat,” said Dr. Dan Merenstein, associate professor of family medicine at Georgetown University Medical Center, adding that it requires treatments other than those used for acute — rare or one-time... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Medical journalist describes slow journey to recovery from traumatic brain injuries"helped him survive periods of grief for what he'd lost." "For both men, coura
Medical journalist describes slow journey to recovery from traumatic brain injuries
News-Medical-Net / Posted 13 days ago
"helped him survive periods of grief for what he'd lost." "For both men, courage, pride in having served in the military, and loyalty to their fellow soldiers have been additional sources of strength," she says. Georgetown University Medical Ce... Read more
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New Kerala
Leukemia drug may treat Parkinson's disease, dementia - newkerala.com #89531of additional trials, caution must be used in any future studies," explained le
Leukemia drug may treat Parkinson's disease, dementia - newkerala.com #89531
New Kerala / Posted 15 days ago
of additional trials, caution must be used in any future studies," explained lead investigator Charbel Moussa from Georgetown University Medical Center (GUMC) in Washington, D.C. "The data give a clear signal to move forward with more... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Tickets for TEDxCharlottesville Go On Sale July 15in animal electrophysiology, and upwards of 15 years of experience with functio
Tickets for TEDxCharlottesville Go On Sale July 15
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 15 days ago
in animal electrophysiology, and upwards of 15 years of experience with functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI). At Georgetown University Medical Center, he helped create the first human fMRI research facility. He has also held visiting... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Leukemia drug increases brain dopamine, lowers toxic proteins linked to Parkinson's or dementialost as a result of death of dopamine-producing neurons in these neurodegenerat
Leukemia drug increases brain dopamine, lowers toxic proteins linked to Parkinson's or dementia
News-Medical-Net / Posted 16 days ago
lost as a result of death of dopamine-producing neurons in these neurodegenerative diseases. Researchers from Georgetown University Medical Center (GUMC), say the findings, described in the Journal of Parkinson's Disease, support... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Clinical trial to evaluate safety of palbociclib drug in African American women with breast cancerdrugs in minorities," says Lynce. "One focus area of my research is to look at
Clinical trial to evaluate safety of palbociclib drug in African American women with breast cancer
News-Medical-Net / Posted 20 days ago
drugs in minorities," says Lynce. "One focus area of my research is to look at the safety and efficacy of medications used to treat breast cancer in populations that have not been included in clinical trials. Georgetown University Medica... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Fertility awareness apps not smart enough in helping women plan for pregnancylook for an app that scored 4 or more on mean accuracy and authority in our rev
Fertility awareness apps not smart enough in helping women plan for pregnancy
News-Medical-Net / Posted 27 days ago
look for an app that scored 4 or more on mean accuracy and authority in our review," says Dr. Duane. Information about evidence based FABMs and a list of all the apps reviewed can be found at the FACTS website. Georgetown University Medical C... Read more
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Daily Journal
Cooper Medical School dean to departBeach; as chairman of medicine and physician-in-chief at Georgetown University
Cooper Medical School dean to depart
Daily Journal / Posted 29 days ago
Beach; as chairman of medicine and physician-in-chief at Georgetown University Hospital, and chief operating officer at Georgetown University Medical Center. He also taught at the University of Florida as an assistant professor of medicine. He... Read more
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NJ Biz
Cooper med school's founding dean leaving for university presidencyalso previously worked in leadership roles at Mount Sinai Medical Center in Mia
Cooper med school's founding dean leaving for university presidency
NJ Biz / Posted 30 days ago
also previously worked in leadership roles at Mount Sinai Medical Center in Miami Beach, Georgetown University Hospital and Georgetown University Medical Center in Washington, D.C. “USciences has a long and proud history of preparing students to... Read more
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Business Standard India
Smartphone app can help you avoid unplanned pregnancyon empirical evidence, said one of the researchers Victoria Jennings, director
Smartphone app can help you avoid unplanned pregnancy
Business Standard India / Posted 30 days ago
on empirical evidence, said one of the researchers Victoria Jennings, director of Institute for Reproductive Health (IRH), Georgetown University Medical Center in Washington, DC. In the European Journal of Family Planning and Reproductive Health... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
First real-time study to test effectiveness of fertility appIn what is believed to be the first study of its kind, researchers at Georgetow
First real-time study to test effectiveness of fertility app
News-Medical-Net / Posted 30 days ago
In what is believed to be the first study of its kind, researchers at Georgetown University Medical Center's Institute for Reproductive Health (IRH) are recruiting as many as 1,200 women to study, in real time, a smartphone app that calculates a... Read more
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New Kerala
Smartphone app can help you avoid unplanned pregnancy - newkerala.com #82312on empirical evidence, said one of the researchers Victoria Jennings, director
Smartphone app can help you avoid unplanned pregnancy - newkerala.com #82312
New Kerala / Posted a month ago
on empirical evidence, said one of the researchers Victoria Jennings, director of Institute for Reproductive Health (IRH), Georgetown University Medical Center in Washington, DC. In the European Journal of Family Planning and Reproductive Health... Read more
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Bel Marra Health
Brain Injury Awareness Month in Canada: Concussion, traumatic brain injury, dementia, hypertension, sleep apneaTBI has been shown to affect the body as well as the brain in animal studies. T
Brain Injury Awareness Month in Canada: Concussion, traumatic brain injury, dementia, hypertension, sleep apnea
Bel Marra Health / Posted a month ago
TBI has been shown to affect the body as well as the brain in animal studies. The findings were uncovered by researchers at Georgetown University Medical Center. Researchers found that brain injuries produce an inflammatory response, in particular... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Mice study shows influence of dad's obesity on daughter’s body weight and breast cancer riskknow is good advice: women -- and men -- should eat a balanced diet, keep a hea
Mice study shows influence of dad's obesity on daughter’s body weight and breast cancer risk
News-Medical-Net / Posted 1 months ago
know is good advice: women -- and men -- should eat a balanced diet, keep a healthy body weight and life-style not only for their own benefit but also to give their offspring's the best chances of being healthy." Georgetown University Medical Ce... Read more
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