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Iodine may alleviate swelling in retinitis pigmentosa patients' retinas

Public Release: 21-Jul-2014

Findings online in JAMA Ophthalmology

Boston – Cystoid macular edema (CME) is a common complication of retinitis pigmentosa (RP), a family of retinal diseases in which patients typically lose night and side vision first and then develop impaired central vision. 610 more words

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UCLA ranks high in state and national listing of medical facilities

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center in Westwood, along with its sister campus in Santa Monica, was named again today the top hospital in the state and fifth best in the country in… 233 more words


List ranks local hospital number one in the state

NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) – A local hospital is at the top of a recent list.

U.S. News & World Report ranked Sentara Norfolk General Hospital as the number one hospital in Virginia and Hampton Roads for 2014-2015. 94 more words

Local News

Local facility makes list of 'Best Hospitals'

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) – U.S. News and World Report released its best hospital rankings and two of those are here in the Valley.

Both Saint Elizabeth Health Center and Saint Elizabeth Boardman Health Center made the list. 55 more words


Mayo Clinic Tops U.S. News & World's List Of Best Hospitals

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – For the first time, U.S. News & World Report says the Mayo Clinic in Rochester is the best hospital in the country. 63 more words


U.S. News & World Report ranks Duke Regional Hospital among the best in the state

Duke Regional Hospital has been ranked among the best hospitals in the state by U.S. News & World Report. Duke Regional tied as the sixth best hospital in North Carolina and third best in the Raleigh-Durham Metro Area that includes Raleigh, Durham, Cary and Chapel Hill. 120 more words

Awards And Recognition

Cocoa Extract May Counter Specific Mechanisms of Alzheimer’s Disease

Insights into mechanisms behind cocoa’s benefit may lead to new treatments or dietary regimens
NEW YORK – June 23, 2014 /Press Release/ ––
A specific preparation of cocoa-extract called Lavado may reduce damage to nerve pathways seen in Alzheimer’s disease patients’ brains long before they develop symptoms, according to a study conducted at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and published June 20 in the Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease (JAD). 765 more words

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