Brain on exercise

Strong body, strong mind?

November 19, 2015
Study shows exercise boosts enzyme levels, limits brain cell degeneration / Hopkins Medicine
Case study

Pediatric TB success

November 15, 2015
Doctors at Johns Hopkins Children Center successfully treat 5-year-old with drug-resistant tuberculosis / Johns Hopkins Medicine

Healthy outcomes

November 12, 2015
Program aims to boost classroom achievement in Baltimore by addressing basic health needs
In memoriam

'Inventor' of neurovirology

November 25, 2015
Richard T. Johnson, School of Medicine faculty member for nearly three decades, dies at 84
Brain games

Immersive rehabilitation for stroke victims

November 17, 2015
'Bandit's Shark Showdown' may change how stroke victim rebuild their motor skills / The New Yorker

Predicting kidney failure risk

November 6, 2015
Online tool could help doctors identify best donor candidates / School of Public Health

Hospitals go green

November 5, 2015
Three Johns Hopkins-affiliated hospitals included on list of 50 greenest in U.S.

JHU experts question safety of supplements

November 2, 2015
Pre-market registration, clearer disclaimers, better standards for identifying substances are good first steps to safer market, authors write / School of Public Health
Sleep study

Rude awakenings

October 30, 2015
Waking several times a night is worse for mood than getting the same shortened amount of sleep without interruption / School of Medicine
Social innovation lab

Seed funding for startups

October 30, 2015
JHU early-stage incubator to support 10 business, technology ventures
Weighing In

Study links childhood antibiotics to weight gain

October 26, 2015
Treatments that fight off harmful bacteria could also affect bacteria that's vital to gastrointestinal health / School of Public Health

25 stories of social impact

October 23, 2015
YearLook highlights Bloomberg School of Public Health milestones, accomplishments
Policy Talk

Experts explore mental health, addiction

October 22, 2015
School of Public Health event organized in part by new Center for Mental Health and Addiction Policy Research

Painkiller nation?

October 22, 2015
School of Public Health study finds that most Americans use painkillers but also see abuse as a serious issue / School of Public Health
'Gene hunter'

Cancer researcher honored

October 20, 2015
Kenneth Kinzler among 80 new members elected to National Academy of Medicine / Hopkins Medicine
Health IT

Smart medicine

October 19, 2015
Hopkins Medicine, Microsoft partner to connect medical devices (and the data they generate) in effort to reduce preventable harm
Health watch

EpiWatch aids epilepsy study

October 15, 2015
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Apple Watch app could help researchers develop new methods for monitoring, managing the disorder
Hearing aid

Center to study hearing

October 13, 2015
$15M gift from David M. Rubenstein to support hearing loss research, clinical care / Hopkins Medicine
Technology venture

JHU vaccine technology could help treat allergies

October 13, 2015
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University receives portion of $300M deal between Immunomic Therapeutics, Astellas Pharma
Maternal health

Fracking and pregnancy

October 12, 2015
Expectant mothers near hydraulic fracturing wells at greater risk for premature births, study suggests / Bloomberg School of Public Health
Stem cell research

Mysterious ways

October 8, 2015
Study sheds light on how stem cells are affected by their surroundings

Sick and tired?

October 8, 2015
Preventable food, sleep deprivation all too common in hospitals, Hopkins experts say / Hopkins Medicine
Medhacks hackathon

Big ideas, little sleep

October 6, 2015
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Students spend weekend tackling medical challenges at first-ever MedHacks hackathon

Cancer warning signs

October 2, 2015
Hopkins study sheds light on earliest genetic signs of lung cancer development / Hopkins Medicine
Interdisciplinary research

New brain study institute

October 1, 2015
Kavli Neuroscience Discovery Institute will bring together experts in neuroscience, engineering, data science / Hopkins Medicine

Taylor wins Honda Prize

September 29, 2015
Medical robotics pioneer honored with prestigious Japanese award
Innovation collaboration

JHU, DuPont team up on Ebola protective suit

September 28, 2015
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First of garments could be available in marketplace in first half of 2016

Tribute to Levi Watkins Jr.

September 25, 2015
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Hopkins community remembers life, legacy of cardiac surgeon, civil rights activist