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News

HMS and HSDM Class Day Speaker: Caregivers can change the world

Identifying the patients most likely to return to hospital after release could improve care and save money

New platforms genetically barcode tens of thousands of cells at a time

Improved imaging illuminates chromosomes in detail

Circadian rhythms, protein production and disease

Writer-in-residence promotes storytelling in medicine

HMS in the News

May 26, 2015

If you're going gluten-free, vegan or dairy-free simply to drop a few pounds, rather than for a health condition like celiac disease, it's wise to talk with your doctor first. Robert Shmerling, associate professor of medicine at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, is quoted. 

May 26, 2015

Sara Lazar, assistant professor of psychology at Massachusetts General Hospital, participated in an interview about the benefits of meditation and mindfulness.

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