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Distance Helps Re-fuel the Heart
Separated entry and exit doors for calcium keep energy production smooth in the powerhouses of heart cells.
Study Prevents Cognitive Decline in Older Blacks with Memory Loss
A behavioral treatment that helps adults set goals toward a more active social, cognitive, and physical lifestyle can reduce memory decline, in a randomized controlled trial.
Total Ankle Arthroplasty Offers Patients Greater Range of Motion, Less Pain and Better Function
New research reveals patients with end-stage ankle arthritis can expect enhanced quality of life within six months of surgical reconstruction.
Researchers Reveal Cause of Aggressive Skin Cancer in Patients with Butterfly Syndrome
The insights could open the door to a more effective treatment approach for patients with rare disorder.
Nuclear Gatekeeper Could Block Undruggable Prostate Cancer Targets
Blocking nuclear gateways that traffic cancer-promoting molecules to nucleus, could offer a new way to target aggressive cancer.
To scar or heal? How cells decide
After an injury, cells at the border of the wound begin to rebuild new tissue and sometimes scar. New research reveals how cells switch from repair to scarring processes.
Thomas Jefferson University Announces the First Optimizer® Smart Device Implantation
Investigational new pacemaker-type device for heart disease implanted in the Philadelphia area.
Can Telehealth Aid in Disaster Relief?
Technology can augment healthcare response during a disaster by aiding on-the-ground responders manage the flood of patients and potentially improve outcomes, yet it is rarely used.