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Recent Coverage of HMS in the News
June 14, 2015

David M. Nathan, professor of medicine at Massachusetts General Hospital, participated in an interview about diabetes, how it’s caused and what symptoms to check for if you’ve developed it.

June 12, 2015

Early morning school start times, most commonly 7 to 7:30 a.m. is just one of the ways our country sabotages teens who aren't physically able to adjust. Steven Lockley, associate professor of medicine at Brigham and Women's Hospital, is quoted. Charles Czeisler, Frank Baldino, Jr., Ph.D. Professor of Sleep Medicine at Brigham and Women's Hospital, is mentioned.

June 12, 2015

Bacteria aren't renowned for their punctuality – but perhaps one day they will be. A working circadian clock has been inserted in E. coli that allows the microbes to keep to a 24-hour schedule.  Pamela Silver, Elliott T. and Onie H. Adams Professor of Biochemistry and Systems Biology, is quoted.

June 12, 2015

For all the intensity, emotion and pervasiveness of the debate about sexual assault in college, there’s an element that’s often lost and unheard: men’s stories. Jim Hopper, part-time instructor in psychology at Cambridge Health Alliance, is quoted.

June 12, 2015

As caner treatments improve and more people are diagnosed at earlier stages, cancer survivors are living longer, prompting a paradigm shift from merely living to living well. Julie Silver, associate professor of physical medicine and rehabilitation at Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital, is quoted.

June 11, 2015

Illness weakens our bodies and our minds, and the damage often is compounded by what patients experience in hospitals across the nation. As people live longer, and our population ages, addressing this issue is taking on new urgency. Sharon Inouye, professor of medicine at Hebrew SeniorLife, is quoted.

June 11, 2015

Starkly contrasting views took center stage last month in a raging international debate over the long-term use of antidepressants and other psychiatric drugs. Dost Ongur, associate professor of psychiatry at McLean Hospital, is quoted.

June 10, 2015

In a recent study, researchers discovered “biological commonalities” among women who look younger than their actual age. Alexandra Kimball, professor of dermatology at Massachusetts General Hospital, led the study.



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