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01/08/15 UC Researchers Recruit Alzheimer's Patients for New Drug WCPO.com
In the quest for new treatments for Alzheimer’s disease, researchers at the University of Cincinnati are now recruiting Alzheimer’s patients to test the effectiveness of a new, investigational drug on memory and performance of daily activities.
12/19/14 Holidays Blue for Many Americans The Journal-News
The holidays are not always a holly jolly time for everybody. About 4 percent to 6 percent of people may have winter depression, also known as seasonal affective disorder, according to the American Academy of Family Physicians. And the disorder is four times more common in women than in men. >> Associated expert:
Erik Nelson, MD
12/17/14 For 1st Time, Treatment Helps Patients With Worst Kind of Stroke, Study Says The New York Times
After three decades of failure, researchers have found a treatment that greatly improves the prognosis for people having the most severe and disabling strokes. By directly removing large blood clots blocking blood vessels in the brain, they can save brain tissue that would have otherwise died, enabling many to return to an independent life. >> Associated expert:
Joseph Broderick, MD
12/10/14 UC Health Expands Lung Cancer Screenings WVXU, 91.7 FM
People who worked at Fernald, GE, or other nuclear-related facilities have a new health screening option.The University of Cincinnati Cancer Institute is partnering with the Building Trades National Medical Screening Program to expand lung cancer testing. >> Associated expert:
Sandra Starnes, MD