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August 5, 2015

Home-based programs could provide alternative for those unable or unwilling to travel, researchers suggest. Patrick O’Gara, professor of medicine at Brigham and Women's Hospital, is quoted.

August 5, 2015

A California start-up eager to monetize fans’ obsession — with themselves — has begun mounting crowd-facing cameras in a few sports venues on the West Coast and is hoping to bring the technology to Boston. Craig Malkin, instructor in psychology at Cambridge Health Alliance, is quoted.

August 5, 2015

Students at schools affiliated with prestigious hospitals may be able to see a broader range of medical cases.  Sail Mehta, clinical fellow in radiology at Massachusetts General Hospital, is quoted.

August 4, 2015

A new study finds that birth control pills have prevented 400,000 cases of endometrial cancer, which develops in the lining of the uterus, over the past 50 years. JoAnn Manson, professor of women's health at Brigham and Women's Hospital, is quoted.

August 4, 2015

Elizabeth Nabel, professor of medicine and president of Brigham and Women’s Hospital, participated in a conversation regarding her new role as the National Football League’s first chief health and medical adviser. 

August 4, 2015

Regularly eating chili peppers, other hot foods linked to lower risk of death during study period. Lu Qi, associate professor of medicine at Brigham and Women's Hospital, is a co-author of the study.

August 4, 2015

A decades old Medicare rule requiring a three-day hospital stay before patients can transfer to skilled nursing facilities may needlessly prolong hospitalizations, a study suggests. David Grabowski, professor of health care policy, is quoted.

August 4, 2015

Rapid alteration of gene pools could fight disease – and harm ecosystems.  Kevin Esvelt, research associate at the Wyss Institute, is quoted.

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