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Byte-sized bug
A mosquito emoji takes flight
Published March 21, 2018
The mosquito emoji is among the 157 new characters coming to your smartphone this summer
Opioid Epidemic
Test strips could help prevent overdoses
Published March 21, 2018 Video
Vast majority of people who use street drugs say they are interested in testing for presence of fentanyl
Insuring parents means more kids get care
Published March 21, 2018
Expanding Medicaid to cover more low-income parents has spillover effect: more kids get immunizations, checkups
Lyme disease
Symptoms can persist after Lyme treatment
Published March 21, 2018
School of Medicine researchers find evidence of prolonged fatigue, depression, and pain for some diagnosed with Lyme disease
Limiting the spread of flu
Published March 21, 2018
Nobody wants to get the flu. Here are some tips to prevent it from spreading.
$50M gift from UAE will transform stroke research, care
Published March 21, 2018 Video
Sheikh Khalifa Stroke Institute at Hopkins will bring together experts in neurology, rehabilitation, biomedical engineering, patient safety
Public Health
Life expectancy gains slowing
Published March 21, 2018
Progress in health technology has not been enough to keep average life expectancy increasing at historic rates, study finds
President's Frontier Award
Crews wins $250K prize
Published March 21, 2018 Video
Hopkins Medicine researcher studies causes, effects, health disparities associated with chronic kidney disease
Who was Wilder Penfield and why is he a Google doodle?
Published March 21, 2018
Before he revolutionized the field of neurosurgery, Penfield was a student at Hopkins Medicine
Bloomberg School opposes anti-smoking group with ties to tobacco
Published March 21, 2018
Dean Ellen MacKenzie, 16 other deans sign statement saying they will refuse funding from Foundation for a Smoke-Free World