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Dr. Emile R. Mohler III, professor of medicine, dies
Baltimore Sun
Dr. Emile R. Mohler III, a professor of medicine at the University of Pennsylvania whose specialty was cardiology and vascular medicine, died Friday from amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, better known as Lou Gehrig's disease, at his home in Newtown, Pa.



CNBC

Judge invalidates Allergan patents on dry-eye medicine Restasis
CNBC
A Texas judge invalidated Allergan patents on its dry eye medicine Restasis on the grounds that the patents cover obvious ideas. Allergan could now face generic competitors for the medicine, which accounted for more than 10 percent of the company's ...

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Hospitals facing medicine shortage because of Hurricane Maria
WTOL.com
While Puerto Rico still is largely without power and water the impact of Hurricane Maria resonates to hospitals across the country, including here in our area. Local hospitals are handling a medicine shortage because of the category four storm.

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Princeton University

Case elected to National Academy of Medicine
Princeton University
Anne Case, the Alexander Stewart 1886 Professor of Economics and Public Affairs, Emeritus, at Princeton University, was elected a member of the National Academy of Medicine (NAM). She is among 70 regular members and 10 international members ...
Two U-Michigan faculty elected to prestigious National Academy of MedicineUniversity of Michigan Health System News (press release)
UPMC's Donald Yealy elected to National Academy of MedicineTribune-Review
2 UCSF Faculty Elected to the National Academy of Medicine for 2017UCSF News Services
KALB News (press release) -Howard Hughes Medical Institute -Bryan-College Station Eagle
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New study assesses precision medicine
Yale Daily News (blog)
A recent Yale study explains how precision medicine — which uses patients' DNA to predict how they will respond to drugs — will play a major role in cancer treatment in the future. In a paper published in the October issue of Mayo Clinic Proceedings ...



Yale News

John Curtis retires after nineteen years with Yale Medicine magazine
Yale News
After 19 years, John Curtis is retiring from Yale Medicine magazine, where he started as staff writer before becoming editor of the magazine. He leaves behind ...

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CBS News

Health savings accounts: Good retirement medicine
CBS News
A common error in retirement planning is underestimating the often considerable costs of health care that older people require. Fidelity estimated that a couple retiring in 2017 will need at least $275,000 to cover their medical needs -- and that doesn ...

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CU Boulder Today

Professor Chris Bowman Elected to National Academy of Medicine
CU Boulder Today
Chris Bowman The National Academy of Medicine has elected Professor Christopher Bowman of the University of Colorado Boulder to its ranks. Bowman, a faculty member in the Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering since 1992, is a University ...



Healthcare IT News

Predictive analytics can spot patients not taking their medicine
Healthcare IT News
Any health system trying to tackle population health management in any meaningful way has to grapple with the challenge of patients who don't adhere to their care plans – especially those who, for whatever reason, don't take their medicines in the way ...

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WBAY

Sports medicine experts break down Rodgers' shoulder injury
WBAY
“You have to consider whether or not it's a throwing shoulder or a non-throwing shoulder,” says Rebecca Donnay, a physical therapist at Aurora BayCare Sports Medicine. “Throwing shoulder takes a little bit longer to heal, as we have to restore the ...

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