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Oct 21, 2020, 03:30 ET Reduced Hormone Supply in Pregnant Mothers Linked to ADHD in Their Children

Low levels of key, body-regulating chemicals in mothers during the first three months of pregnancy may interfere with the baby's brain development, a ...


Oct 20, 2020, 07:00 ET Focal Epilepsy Often Overlooked

Having subtler symptoms, a form of epilepsy that affects only one part of the brain often goes undiagnosed long enough to cause unexpected seizures...


Oct 13, 2020, 08:00 ET NYU Langone Health: COVID-19 Frequently Causes Neurological Injuries

Without directly invading the brain or nerves, the virus responsible for COVID-19 causes potentially damaging neurological injuries in about one in...


Oct 07, 2020, 11:00 ET Experience and Instinct: Both Count When Recognizing Infant Cries

Caregivers learn to decipher differences in newborn cries through a combination of hard-wired instincts and on-the-job experience, a new study in...


Sep 14, 2020, 11:46 ET New Pediatric Heart Failure and Transplant Program Launches at Hassenfeld Children's Hospital at NYU Langone

NYU Langone's Transplant Institute and Hassenfeld Children's Hospital have launched a new pediatric heart failure and transplantation program,...


Sep 10, 2020, 11:31 ET Telemedicine "Blueprint" Introduced to Assess/Triage Covid-19 Patients

While Covid-19 patients who are unstable and in acute distress may need immediate in-person attention, many patients can be evaluated at home by...


Aug 25, 2020, 08:00 ET Most Adults with Lupus or Common Types of Arthritis Have Similar Risks of Getting Admitted to Hospital as Other COVID-19 Patients

Most adults with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) are not at increased risk of hospitalization from COVID-19 due to medications used to dampen...


Aug 21, 2020, 09:00 ET Expert In Clinical Administration Leads Ambulatory Quality Initiatives At NYU Langone Health

Dana R. Gossett, MD, a nationally renowned expert in quality outcomes, outpatient care, and women's health, has been appointed deputy chief clinical...


Aug 18, 2020, 18:30 ET New Research Finds Fast MRI Scans Generated with Artificial Intelligence Were as Accurate as Traditional MRI

New research finds that rapid magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scans generated with artificial intelligence (AI) were just as effective as, and were...


Aug 12, 2020, 11:00 ET Yoga Shown to Improve Anxiety, Study Shows

Yoga improves symptoms of generalized anxiety disorder, a condition with chronic nervousness and worry, suggesting the popular practice may be...


Aug 11, 2020, 07:00 ET Excess Weight Among Pregnant Women May Interfere With Child's Developing Brain

Led by researchers at NYU Grossman School of Medicine, the investigation linked high body mass index (BMI), an indicator of obesity, to changes in...


Aug 10, 2020, 20:00 ET Study Pinpoints Five Most Likely Causes of Post-Traumatic Stress in Police Officers

A combination of genetic and emotional differences may lead to post-traumatic stress (PTS) in police officers, a new study finds. Based on biological ...


Aug 10, 2020, 06:00 ET New Approach to Treating Osteoarthritis Advances

Injections of a natural "energy" molecule prompted regrowth of almost half of the cartilage lost with aging in knees, a new study in rodents shows....


Aug 05, 2020, 00:05 ET New Report Finds Many U.S. Small And Midsize Cities Face Increased Rent Burden And Income Inequality

Small and midsize cities are home to twice as many Americans as large cities and face many of the same health disparities However, they often do not...


Jul 30, 2020, 06:00 ET Most Women Treated in New York City for Gynecologic Cancers Are Not at Increased Risk of Death From COVID-19

Women receiving standard treatment in New York City for ovarian, uterine, and cervical cancers are not at increased risk of being hospitalized for or ...


Jul 28, 2020, 11:01 ET New Study Finds Racial Disparities in COVID-19-related Deaths Exist Beyond Income Differences in 10 Large U.S. Cities

While data and news reports show that Black and Hispanic communities are disproportionately affected by the 2019 Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19)...


Jul 28, 2020, 07:30 ET Study Reveals How Renegade Protein Interrupts Brain Cell Function in Alzheimer's Disease

Dozens of molecules may tangle up with rogue bundles of tau, a protein that normally gives nerve fibers structure, to cause brain cell damage that...


Jul 27, 2020, 11:00 ET Brain Cell Types Identified That May Push Males to Fight and Have Sex

Two groups of nerve cells may serve as "on-off switches" for male mating and aggression, suggests a new study in rodents. These neurons appear to...


Jul 22, 2020, 07:30 ET As Evidence of "Hormone Disruptor" Chemical Threats Grows, Experts Call for Stricter Regulation

A growing number of chemicals in pesticides, flame retardants, and certain plastics have been linked to widespread health problems including...


Jul 16, 2020, 11:09 ET NYU Langone Health Opens New Multispecialty Outpatient Care Center in Greenwich Village

NYU Langone Health has launched the phased opening of NYU Langone Medical Associates—Washington Square, a large multispecialty outpatient center...


Jul 13, 2020, 14:00 ET Antilupus Drug Prevents Low Heartbeat Condition in Newborns

A drug used to treat systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) significantly reduces the incidence of a rare and sometimes fatal heart condition in newborn...


Jul 13, 2020, 11:00 ET Breast Cancer Deadlier in Heart Attack Survivors

Breast Cancer patients are 60 percent more likely to die of cancer after surviving a heart attack, a new study finds. Led by researchers at NYU...


Jul 10, 2020, 09:30 ET World-Renowned Transplant Surgeon to Lead Department of Surgery at NYU Langone Health

Robert A. Montgomery, MD, DPhil, a pioneering surgeon and director of the Transplant Institute at NYU Langone Health, has been appointed chair of the ...


Jul 10, 2020, 07:30 ET NYU Langone Health Expands Ambulatory Care Network on Long Island

NYU Langone Health continues to broaden access to primary and specialty care in Nassau County, welcoming three board-certified specialists in...


Jul 07, 2020, 07:00 ET Mental Health Benefits of Parks Dimmed by Safety Concerns

No matter how close parks are to home, perceptions of park-centered crime may keep New Yorkers from using them. Researchers at NYU Grossman School of ...