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Recent Coverage of HMS in the News
March 31, 2016

The U.S. is one of only two developed countries in the world that allow drug companies to advertise their products on television. This article discusses  the specifics of a sleeping pill campaign. Aaron Kesselheim (Brigham and Women’s) is quoted. 

March 31, 2016

Dhruv Khullar (Mass General) authored this opinion piece suggesting that patients read their medical records as one way of improving record accuracy. 

March 30, 2016

Anyone with an iPhone can support the study of athlete health and help researchers better understand the health issues that matter most to former NFL players. Alvaro Pascual-Leone (Beth Israel Deaconess) is quoted. Download the app here

March 29, 2016

Stacey Missmer (Brigham and Women's) authored a study finding that women with an excess growth of uterine lining tissue may also be at higher risk of coronary heart disease.

March 29, 2016

Sushrut Jangi (Beth Israel Deaconess) authored this opinion piece on the current opioid epidemic in America.

March 29, 2016

Christopher Henderson (HMS student) and Nathaniel Morris (HMS student) co-authored this opinion piece about the Step 2 Clinical Skills test that approximately 20,000 medical students from U.S. and Canadian schools take each year. 

March 29, 2016

Jeffrey Redgier (McLean Hospital) authored this opinion piece about medicine’s dismissal of those with remarkable health-related recoveries are “flukes.”

March 28, 2016

Roughly a third of cancers are considered preventable and the lifestyle recommended to help avoid them is the focus of ongoing research to help cancer survivors live healthier, and perhaps longer, lives. Jennifer Ligibel (Brigham and Women's) is quoted. 



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