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MedCity News
Hackensack Meridian Health invests $25M in seed money for incubator programto attract health IT and medical device startups — its fourth cohort included 2
MedCity News / Posted 10 hours ago
to attract health IT and medical device startups — its fourth cohort included 24 companies. Boston-based Brigham and Women’s hospital created an iHub to help clinicians, researchers, and staff to accelerate and commercialize digital health... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Baby named 'Eclipse' born in South CarolinaThe Eclipse babies are arriving in style here in the Triad on such a historic d
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 20 hours ago
The Eclipse babies are arriving in style here in the Triad on such a historic day! Danijel was the first baby girl born at Women’s Hospital in Greensboro during the eclipse. Danijel weighs 7lbs, 12 ounces. Volunteers made sure the first boy and... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Baby named 'Eclipse' born in South CarolinaThe Eclipse babies are arriving in style here in the Triad on such a historic d
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 20 hours ago
The Eclipse babies are arriving in style here in the Triad on such a historic day! Danijel was the first baby girl born at Women’s Hospital in Greensboro during the eclipse. Danijel weighs 7lbs, 12 ounces. Volunteers made sure the first boy and... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
First Baby Girl Born During The Eclipse In GreensboroThe Eclipse babies are arriving in style here in the Triad on such a historic d
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 22 hours ago
The Eclipse babies are arriving in style here in the Triad on such a historic day! Danijel was the first baby girl born at Women’s Hospital in Greensboro during the eclipse. Danijel weighs 7lbs, 12 ounces. Volunteers made sure the first boy and... Read more
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Perth Now
Two words that need to be bannedto reduce caesarean rates, forceps deliveries have quadrupled at some hospitals
Perth Now / Posted yesterday
to reduce caesarean rates, forceps deliveries have quadrupled at some hospitals, with one in 10 babies born at The Royal Women’s Hospital and Royal North Shore now delivered with forceps, a rate Hans Peter Dietz, Professor of Obstetrics and... Read more
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Herald Sun
Two words that need to be bannedto reduce caesarean rates, forceps deliveries have quadrupled at some hospitals
Herald Sun / Posted yesterday
to reduce caesarean rates, forceps deliveries have quadrupled at some hospitals, with one in 10 babies born at The Royal Women’s Hospital and Royal North Shore now delivered with forceps, a rate Hans Peter Dietz, Professor of Obstetrics and... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Two words that need to be bannedto reduce caesarean rates, forceps deliveries have quadrupled at some hospitals
The Courier Mail / Posted yesterday
to reduce caesarean rates, forceps deliveries have quadrupled at some hospitals, with one in 10 babies born at The Royal Women’s Hospital and Royal North Shore now delivered with forceps, a rate Hans Peter Dietz, Professor of Obstetrics and... Read more
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News.com.au
Two words that need to be bannedto reduce caesarean rates, forceps deliveries have quadrupled at some hospitals
News.com.au / Posted yesterday
to reduce caesarean rates, forceps deliveries have quadrupled at some hospitals, with one in 10 babies born at The Royal Women’s Hospital and Royal North Shore now delivered with forceps, a rate Hans Peter Dietz, Professor of Obstetrics and... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Two words that need to be bannedto reduce caesarean rates, forceps deliveries have quadrupled at some hospitals
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
to reduce caesarean rates, forceps deliveries have quadrupled at some hospitals, with one in 10 babies born at The Royal Women’s Hospital and Royal North Shore now delivered with forceps, a rate Hans Peter Dietz, Professor of Obstetrics and... Read more
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Boston Globe
At iSpecimen, biosamples get shipped fast to researchers who need themwho was inspired to start the venture in 2009 by an internal database used to t
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
who was inspired to start the venture in 2009 by an internal database used to track the specimen library at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, where he completed his medical residency. “It was a brute-force effort,” Ianelli said of his overtures... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
Birth announcementsand Ashlee Filippi of Omaha, Nebraska, are parents of a son, Tyler John-Alan Fi
The Journal-Standard / Posted 2 days ago
and Ashlee Filippi of Omaha, Nebraska, are parents of a son, Tyler John-Alan Filippi, born July 22, 2017, at Methodist Women’s Hospital in Omaha. Grandparents are John and Karen (Amodeo) Filippi of Valley, Nebraska, and Curt and Connie Atwell... Read more
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News.com.au
Ekka becomes sideshow to newlywedsPicture: Anna OsetroffSource:Supplied The pair met just across the road from t
News.com.au / Posted 2 days ago
Picture: Anna OsetroffSource:Supplied The pair met just across the road from the RNA showgrounds at the Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital where Tamara worked as a nurse. For their first date, they met at the adjacent Victoria Park before making... Read more
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FOX 59 Indianapolis
Hundreds of Hoosiers reunite with their ICU doctors and nurses at St. Vincent reunionfrom all over the area had the opportunity to reconnect with their favorite doc
FOX 59 Indianapolis / Posted 3 days ago
from all over the area had the opportunity to reconnect with their favorite doctors and nurses from the St. Vincent Women’s hospital. They also invited family members who lost an infant(s) to visit the Angel Tree and take part in a special... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Fury at traumatic ‘normal’ birthsto reduce caesarean rates, forceps deliveries have quadrupled at some hospitals
Daily Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
to reduce caesarean rates, forceps deliveries have quadrupled at some hospitals, with one in 10 babies born at The Royal Women’s Hospital and Royal North Shore now delivered with forceps, a rate Hans Peter Dietz, Professor of Obstetrics and... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
75 Years Ago - Blackout drill goes well; Soldiers OK to visit Scrantondrill didn’t stop the miracle of life. While the drill was taking place, Mrs. D
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
drill didn’t stop the miracle of life. While the drill was taking place, Mrs. Daniel Durkin gave birth to daughter at the Women’s Hospital at 829 Linden St. Mr. and Mrs. Durkin lived on Silver Street in North Scranton. The other hospitals in the... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
75 Years Ago - Blackout drill goes well; Soldiers OKs to visit Scrantondrill didn’t stop the miracle of life. While the drill was taking place, Mrs. D
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
drill didn’t stop the miracle of life. While the drill was taking place, Mrs. Daniel Durkin gave birth to daughter at the Women’s Hospital at 829 Linden St. Mr. and Mrs. Durkin lived on Silver Street in North Scranton. The other hospitals in the... Read more
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Philly.com
More U.S. women are dying in childbirth. What can be done?have improved the identification of maternal deaths. In a recent study, K.S. J
Philly.com / Posted 4 days ago
have improved the identification of maternal deaths. In a recent study, K.S. Joseph, a public health researcher at the Women’s Hospital of British Columbia, found that the U.S. coding changes coincided with a surge in pregnancy-related deaths... Read more
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The News-Herald
Would getting DNA info change your health habits?there are things I am doing to myself that aren’t healthy that I ought to chang
The News-Herald / Posted 5 days ago
there are things I am doing to myself that aren’t healthy that I ought to change.” Dr. Robert C. Green of Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston, whose research indicates DNA test results can change health behavior, said cases like Collins are... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Science Says: DNA results don't always sway unhealthy habitsthere are things I am doing to myself that aren’t healthy that I ought to chang
Calgary Sun / Posted 5 days ago
there are things I am doing to myself that aren’t healthy that I ought to change.” Dr. Robert C. Green of Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston, whose research indicates DNA test results can change health behaviour, said cases like Collins... Read more
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Boston Globe
Woman injured while refueling fire pit at home on Cape Codto transport the woman to Barnstable Municipal Airport because all the Dennis a
Boston Globe / Posted 5 days ago
to transport the woman to Barnstable Municipal Airport because all the Dennis ambulances were on other calls, and she was then flown by Medflight to Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston, the release said. Her condition is unknown at t... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
UP: Pregnant woman turned away by hospital, gives birth in e-rickshawwhich she gave birth to a boy in an e-rickshaw, police said. Munawar, who was
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 5 days ago
which she gave birth to a boy in an e-rickshaw, police said. Munawar, who was in labour, was admitted to the district women’s hospital on the night of August 14, but she was later asked to leave without being examined, SP Saharanpur (Rural)... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Wellness program for first responders tackles secondhand traumathe Sheriff’s Office in Sanford, was created in part by the Kripalu Center for
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
the Sheriff’s Office in Sanford, was created in part by the Kripalu Center for Yoga & Health and researchers at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston to support mindfulness and reduce PTSD symptoms. “This is a relatively new concept that we were... Read more
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Business Wire
TherapeuticsMD Announces Publication of Manuscript on the Women’s Health Initiative Observational Study of Vaginal Estrogen Use in Postmenopausal Womenabout the safety of treatment,” said JoAnn Manson, MD, Professor of Medicine at
Business Wire / Posted 6 days ago
about the safety of treatment,” said JoAnn Manson, MD, Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women’s Hospital, past President of the North American Menopause Society, and coauthor of the new study published in... Read more
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11 News Houston
Vitamin B3 may play an important role in preventing miscarriages and birth defectspreventing fetal malformations,” said Kathryn Gray, a physician in the Maternal
11 News Houston / Posted 6 days ago
preventing fetal malformations,” said Kathryn Gray, a physician in the Maternal-Fetal Medicine Division at the Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston, Massachusetts, who was not involved in the study. “This is first article that gave convincing... Read more
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Boston Globe
Partners CEO tops hospital pay listcompensation for the chiefs of Partners’ two biggest hospitals fell in 2015. Dr
Boston Globe / Posted 6 days ago
compensation for the chiefs of Partners’ two biggest hospitals fell in 2015. Dr. Elizabeth G. Nabel of Brigham and Women’s Hospital earned $2.1 million, less than half of her 2014 earnings, when she received a bump in deferred compensation.... Read more
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Daily Liberal
A ‘race to the bottom’ over citizenshiptrying to find out where they came from”. The politician has put on the public
Daily Liberal / Posted 7 days ago
trying to find out where they came from”. The politician has put on the public record his birth at the former Crown Street Women’s Hospital in Sydney. “My mother was born in Gunnedah hospital and my father, I believe, at Warialda,” he said. Mr... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
High risk pregnant women offered stress relief at St. Vincent HospitalINDIANAPOLIS – A group of three volunteers at St. Vincent Women’s Hospital brin
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 7 days ago
INDIANAPOLIS – A group of three volunteers at St. Vincent Women’s Hospital bring in activities each week for women staying in the high-risk pregnancy wing of the hospital. While some women have been ordered to bed rest for the remainder of their... Read more
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Philly.com
Holes on Jersey beaches: Art form, storage area, or potential death trap?a 2007 article in the New England Journal of Medicine, Dr. Bradley Maron, a car
Philly.com / Posted 9 days ago
a 2007 article in the New England Journal of Medicine, Dr. Bradley Maron, a cardiovascular specialist at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, said there were 52 documented fatal and nonfatal cases during that 10-year period in which people were... Read more
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The Border Mail
Trial tool for happier nursesand manage stress. More than 2,500 nurses and midwives are involved across Vic
The Border Mail / Posted 10 days ago
and manage stress. More than 2,500 nurses and midwives are involved across Victoria, including those based at the Royal Women’s Hospital, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre and Melbourne Health. The Happy People pilot program was developed by ABC... Read more
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The Courier
Trial tool for happier nursesand manage stress. More than 2,500 nurses and midwives are involved across Vic
The Courier / Posted 10 days ago
and manage stress. More than 2,500 nurses and midwives are involved across Victoria, including those based at the Royal Women’s Hospital, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre and Melbourne Health. The Happy People pilot program was developed by ABC... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Homes selling for under $300,000don’t have to go to Brisbane for everything now, it’s all here.” Ms Stanning,
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 11 days ago
don’t have to go to Brisbane for everything now, it’s all here.” Ms Stanning, a clinical coder at the Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital, is selling her property for $220,000. She said she was surprised and quite pleased Leichardt had topped... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Innovations in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit(NICU) is never in a family’s delivery plan, but it can still be part of a grea
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 11 days ago
(NICU) is never in a family’s delivery plan, but it can still be part of a great birthing experience. The new Cone Health Women’s Hospital will have an expanded NICU comprised of single rooms with individual bathrooms, to keep babies and their... Read more
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MedCity News
Color Genomics adds first cardiovascular test but is it adding value or a needless expense?with the FH test and testing for other forms of heart disease including Robert
MedCity News / Posted 11 days ago
with the FH test and testing for other forms of heart disease including Robert Green, a researcher at the Brigham and Women’s Hospital who works with Color and other genetics companies. He acknowledged that increased screening would drive up... Read more
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Boston Herald
Scientists’ technique lessens risk of cross-species rejectionthe technology and even surprised other leaders in Boston’s genomics community,
Boston Herald / Posted 11 days ago
the technology and even surprised other leaders in Boston’s genomics community, including Dr. Robert Green of Brigham and Women’s Hospital. “Here I am a geneticist, and it wouldn’t have occurred to me,” Green said. “This is somewhat unexpected... Read more
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Boston Globe
Diet eyed as therapy for a kidney disordercamp in Orlando that could accommodate such dietary restrictions for a large gr
Boston Globe / Posted 12 days ago
camp in Orlando that could accommodate such dietary restrictions for a large group, Riella and his team at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston created a camp-like environment at a water park resort here. For every time Cecily and her... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Bridgewater woman in crash has bad license, worse driving recorda red Nissan Versa sedan, Rogers was taken to Good Samaritan Medical Center in
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 12 days ago
a red Nissan Versa sedan, Rogers was taken to Good Samaritan Medical Center in Brockton and later transported to Brigham & Women’s Hospital in Boston. Hospital officials said, on Wednesday, that Rogers is in “fair condition”. Souza sustained... Read more
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Boston Globe
Georgianna Nyman Aronson, 86, who captured Supreme Court justices in portraitsjustices is part of the collection at New England Law-Boston, Mrs. Aronson died
Boston Globe / Posted 12 days ago
justices is part of the collection at New England Law-Boston, Mrs. Aronson died of uterine cancer June 10 in Brigham and Women’s Hospital. She was 86 and had lived in Sudbury. After a childhood disrupted by the divorce of her parents, followed... Read more
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express
Acid attack fears as police and firefighters rush to victims ‘covered in liquid’the victims. An eyewitness told Doncaster Free Press that there was traces of
express / Posted 12 days ago
the victims. An eyewitness told Doncaster Free Press that there was traces of a spillage of liquid in the grounds of the women’s hospital, close to the entrance. She told the paper: “It all happened really fast. I heard a car window smash and... Read more
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Business Wire
U.S. News & World Report Names DMC Harper University Hospital Among Best in MichiganHospital of Michigan, Detroit Receiving Hospital, Harper University Hospital, H
Business Wire / Posted 12 days ago
Hospital of Michigan, Detroit Receiving Hospital, Harper University Hospital, Huron Valley-Sinai Hospital, Hutzel Women’s Hospital, Rehabilitation Institute of Michigan, Sinai-Grace Hospital, and DMC Heart Hospital. The Detroit Medical... Read more
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News.com.au
Government on alert as flu cases spikefor less-serious health issues so medical staff were able to treat those who ne
News.com.au / Posted 12 days ago
for less-serious health issues so medical staff were able to treat those who needed attention. Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital emergency specialist Dr David Rosengren said 75 per cent of cases this year were for Influenza A, which can... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Sleep disorders during pregnancy linked to preterm birth, says studypregnancy, women should discuss symptoms in detail with their doctors, said Dr.
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 12 days ago
pregnancy, women should discuss symptoms in detail with their doctors, said Dr. Milena Pavlova, a researcher at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston who wasn’t involved in the study. This includes any issues with breathing, gasping or choking at... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Triad’s ‘Baby Doe’ 17 years later: Outstanding student hopes to reunite with strangers who rescued herand that she was alright,” Thomas said. It was a miracle the baby survived. S
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 12 days ago
and that she was alright,” Thomas said. It was a miracle the baby survived. She was found by strangers. When taken to Women’s Hospital, it was determined that she had moderate to severe hypothermia. Little did Thomas know, the baby girl she... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Bridgewater police investigating Tuesday's crasha red Nissan Versa sedan, Rogers was taken to Good Samaritan Medical Center in
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 12 days ago
a red Nissan Versa sedan, Rogers was taken to Good Samaritan Medical Center in Brockton and later transported to Brigham & Women’s Hospital in Boston. Hospital officials said, on Wednesday, that Rogers is in “fair condition”. Souza sustained... Read more
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Boston Globe
Health wearables raise new privacy concernsknow what protections they’ll offer.” VitalConnect, a company that developed a
Boston Globe / Posted 13 days ago
know what protections they’ll offer.” VitalConnect, a company that developed a wearable patch being used at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston, uses a secure device to transmit data. Johanna Beckmen, VitalConnect’s vice president of... Read more
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Market Watch
Harvard-educated doctors prescribe fewer opioids — but not because they had an Ivy League educationhealth policy and management at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health a
Market Watch / Posted 13 days ago
health policy and management at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and a primary care physician at Brigham and Women’s Hospital. “My main concern boils down to something pretty simple: You’re interested in physician decision-making —... Read more
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Newsmax
Sleep Disorders in Pregnancy Tied to Preterm Birthspregnancy, women should discuss symptoms in detail with their doctors, said Dr.
Newsmax / Posted 13 days ago
pregnancy, women should discuss symptoms in detail with their doctors, said Dr. Milena Pavlova, a researcher at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston who wasn’t involved in the study. This includes any issues with breathing, gasping or choking at... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Designing a Hospital for CaringHospitals construct new buildings all the time, but Cone Health wanted the new
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 13 days ago
Hospitals construct new buildings all the time, but Cone Health wanted the new Women’s Hospital to be different. They wanted to design a hospital completely built around the patient experience. To do this, they shadowed patients and families... Read more
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Business Wire
Paragonix Technologies Inc. Announces Extension of Product Portfolio with the Addition of SherpaPak™ Lung Transport Systemexpert Dr. Steven Keller, MD, Ph.D., who specializes in lung transplantation an
Business Wire / Posted 14 days ago
expert Dr. Steven Keller, MD, Ph.D., who specializes in lung transplantation and critical care medicine at Brigham and Women’s Hospital and is on faculty at the Harvard-MIT Biomedical Engineering Center, where his work is focused on artificial... Read more
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Market Watch
5 amazing things green spaces can do for your healthyour life expectancy. James, the lead author on a 2016 study from Harvard T.H.
Market Watch / Posted 14 days ago
your life expectancy. James, the lead author on a 2016 study from Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and Brigham and Women’s Hospital, found that after adjusting for age, socioeconomic status and race, the group whose homes were surrounded by... Read more
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Boston Globe
Brigham and Women’s falls out of top 20 in US News hospital rankingsit considers unreliable. “Many hospitals that historically did very well on ou
Boston Globe / Posted 14 days ago
it considers unreliable. “Many hospitals that historically did very well on our patient safety measures — and Brigham and Women’s Hospital is among those — received scores that were closer to average this year,’’ he wrote in an e-mail. “It’s... Read more
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