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Health

Do commercial weight-loss programs work?

April 9, 2015 7:30:00 am
In review of 32 major programs, JHU researchers find little evidence of reliable, long-term results / Hopkins Medicine

Cancer's telltale slime

March 31, 2015 8:17:00 am
MRI detects sugar molecules on cancerous cells, a method that raises possibility of diagnosis without biopsies / Hopkins Medicine

Autism and genetics

March 25, 2015 2:00:00 pm
Researchers ID genetic variant linked to disorder by studying severely affected families / Hopkins Medicine

Two win Hartwell awards

April 15, 2015 8:30:00 am
Klein, Dolen among 12 recipients of foundation's Individual Biomedical Research Award
Autism Awareness Day

Gilman Hall goes blue

April 2, 2015 9:45:00 pm
More than 130,000 buildings worldwide part of 'Light it Up Blue' campaign
Baby talk

How little ones learn best

April 2, 2015 2:00:00 pm
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Infants seek out more information about objects that surprise them, researchers say
Dreamit

Health IT boot camp

March 16, 2015 2:45:00 pm
Johns Hopkins-based startup Baton among six startups selected for four-month accelerator
Fitness for less

Working out, reshaped

March 16, 2015 2:00:00 pm
Team of student entrepreneurs bring social exercise to campus with ShapeU online tool

Drug shows promise as early dementia treatment

March 11, 2015 1:02:00 pm
Hyperactivity calmed in brains of patients at high risk for dementia due to Alzheimer's disease

Making whole

Spring 2015
A Hopkins team has developed tech for more natural reconstructive surgeries / Johns Hopkins Magazine

Short of breath

Spring 2015
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The latest research findings from Johns Hopkins / Johns Hopkins Magazine

Sickness and inHealth

Spring 2015
Revolutionary change is coming to medicine, driven by 0s and 1s / Johns Hopkins Magazine

Tactile science

Spring 2015
Linden argues that our tactile ability is the one sense we couldn't live without in his new book Touch / Johns Hopkins Magazine

Test predicts risk of dying

March 3, 2015 2:29:00 pm
Cardiologists devise formula that uses heart stress test results to estimate death risk over next decade / Hopkins Medicine

Twitter analysis could yield insight into vaccine refusal

February 24, 2015 2:01:00 pm
Computer scientist Mark Dredze part of team exploring why people refuse vaccines, how these reasons vary among communities

Johns Hopkins has role in new cancer documentary

March-April 2015
'Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies,' a three-part, six-hour PBS documentary series executive produced by Ken Burns, premieres March 30 / Gazette

Mice whiskers yield clues to memory formation, Johns Hopkins researchers say

March-April 2015
Observation technique could yield clues on autism, Alzheimer's disease, schizophrenia / Gazette
What I've Learned

With Jacquelyn Campbell

March-April 2015
Domestic violence expert, one of university's 17 inaugural Gilman Scholars talks about her pioneering work / Gazette

Soda coloring and cancer

February 19, 2015 9:52:00 am
Analysis: Caramel coloring used in some sodas exposes many to potential carcinogen / School of Public Health
Ebola preparedness

Hopkins Medicine develops training videos for CDC

February 18, 2015 10:19:00 am
Modules aim to help hospital emergency departments better prepare to treat patients with infectious diseases / Hopkins Medicine

Experts discuss measles vaccine efficacy, resistance

February 10, 2015 10:31:00 am
School of Public Health hosts half-day symposium amid national outbreak that has sickened more than 120
Snake secret

How deadly venom works

February 10, 2015 8:45:00 am
Reclusive coral snake's lethal toxin could aid in study of epilepsy, schizophrenia, chronic pain / Hopkins Medicine
Research leader

No. 1 in research spending

February 6, 2015 2:25:00 pm
JHU spent $2.2 billion in FY2013, tops in U.S. for 35th year in a row
Symposium

Measles rises again

February 5, 2015 4:12:00 pm
School of Public Health to gather experts to discuss science, policy of a preventable outbreak
Unsafe vapor

Emerging health concern

February 4, 2015 2:00:00 pm
E-cigarettes weaken immune system, study shows / School of Public Health
Global health

Slowing Ebola's spread

February 4, 2015 8:40:00 am
Guinean doctor who survived Ebola works with Jhpiego-led group to ensure proper infection prevention practices
Commentary

Anti-vaccine madness

February 3, 2015 8:43:00 am
JHSPH vaccine expert featured in Sunday column on current measles outbreak / The New York Times
Frontier Award

Award supports 'new directions' in research

January 28, 2015 4:20:00 pm
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JHU stem cell researcher Sharon Gerecht receives inaugural President's Frontier Award