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Asthma and prostate cancer

May 22, 2015 2:15:00 pm
Men with history of asthma are less likely to develop fatal prostate cancer, study suggests / Hopkins Medicine
Joint research

Secondhand high study

May 15, 2015 12:15:00 pm
Concentrated exposure to marijuana smoke can cause range of detectable effects for nonsmokers, researchers find / Hopkins Medicine

Building a better heart

May-June 2015
JHU experts embark on 10-year collaboration to build the world's first permanent totally artificial heart / Gazette

High marks for global research

May 15, 2015 1:24:00 pm
JHU receives highest grade among 59 U.S. universities in UAEM ranking of global health research
DreamIt Health

Startups show smart ideas

May 14, 2015 4:00:00 pm
Innovative health-tech ideas on display as program participants pitch to investors, industry leaders
Health tech

Fast start for startup

May 13, 2015 1:45:00 pm
Mobile health app created by two Carey grads helps healthcare workers monitor patients with infectious diseases
Ask an expert

The real cost of fast food

May-June 2015
Choosing healthier restaurant meals could make huge difference in improving individual family's health, helping trim our national waistline, public health expert says / Gazette
Commentary

Pot policy advice

May 7, 2015 8:50:00 am
JHU researchers suggest strategies to keep legal marijuana out of hands of kids / School of Public Health
Global health

On the ground in Nepal

May 1, 2015 1:35:00 pm
Journalist in SAIS-affiliated program finds grim post-earthquake conditions for pregnant women, newborns in Kathmandu

Hands-on diagnosis

April 29, 2015 11:03:00 am
Tiny lab devices could attack huge problem of drug-resistant infections

New AAAS member

April 24, 2015 8:05:00 am
Kay Redfield Jamison, a leading authority on mental illness, among 197 new inductees
Baby talk

BPA and newborn health

April 23, 2015 8:50:00 am
Chemical found in plastics may pose less risk to babies than previously believed

Two win Hartwell awards

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

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
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

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
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