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New study from Harvard identifies transgender health disparities
LGBT Health , published quarterly online with Open Access options and in print, brings together the LGBT research, health care, and advocacy communities to address current challenges and improve the health,... New Rochelle, NY, April 15, 2014-Transgender individuals are medically underserved and their healthcare needs incompletely understood in ... (more)
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Sat Apr 12, 2014
The Modesto Bee
Emory-UGA partnership gets money for flu research
The money from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases goes to the Emory-UGA Center of Excellence for Influenza Research and Surveillance.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Associate Researcher I
A position is available for an Associate Researcher in the laboratory of Dr. Paula Croxson in the Department of Neuroscience at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in New York.
Home Channel News
Remodelers group names new chairman
During the 2014 Spring Business Meeting, the National Association of the Remodeling Industry named immediate past president Art Donnelly of Legacy Builders & Remodelers Corp. in Mount Sinai, N.Y., as its chairman of the board According to the group, Donnelly will continue to focus on helping NARI provide positive experiences for its members and ... (more)
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Steven Bertuglia sentenced to 15 years after robbing banks -- again
A Mount Sinai man convicted of robbing two banks in 2011 on Long Island while he was in a halfway house, finishing a sentence for committing a string of bank robberies in 2007, was sentenced to 15 years in prison Tuesday.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
The Hartford Courant
Reader Submitted: LifeChoice Hosts 1st Annual Blue & Green Walk/Run for Organ Donation
Jessica Kupczak saved the lives of four people by donating her organs after suffering a fatal asthma attack in 2002.
Researcher Shares Details of Study on Health Impacts of Dust from 9/11 Aftermath
Last month, NY1 told viewers about another link discovered between the toxic dust many were exposed to in the aftermath of the September 11th attacks and a higher risk of heart disease, and now, the doctor heading up the research is going into more detail.
Sat Apr 05, 2014
Transplantation in obese patient.
The Mount Sinai journal of medicine, New York , Vol. 79, No. 3. , pp. 388-396, doi:10.1002/msj.21315 Obesity is a worldwide epidemic leading to severe comorbidity that damages end-organ function.
4 dead, 1 injured after car goes into NYC creek
Four people died after the car they were riding in flipped into a creek and sank Friday night in Queens, authorities said.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Workshop gives young women taste of politics
Alexa McDonald, of Half Hollow Hills East High School, speaks on behalf of her team as the LWV of Huntington sponsors a program called "Running and Winning" at the Dolan Center, Thursday, April 3, 2014.
Why Nate Silver Should Listen to Abraham Joshua Heschel
In an interview with New York Magazine about the then upcoming launch of the new FiveThirtyEight site, the data-journalism enthusiast took a jab at traditional opinion journalism.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
Woman denies cancer treatment to save baby, dies A New York woman has ...
Elizabeth Joice denied cancer treatments while she was pregnant with her child, but died six weeks after her daughter was delivered by cesarean section .
WNYC-AM New York
Growing Evidence That A Party Drug Can Help Severe Depression
Teens call it "Special K," a club drug that produces hallucinatory out-of-body effects.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
Dermatologists provide clear advice on natural ways to have healthy glowing skin: Dr Lycka & Dr Graf
Leading dermatologists Dr Barry Lycka & Dr Jeannette Graf provide clear advice on how to achieve healthy glowing skin the natural way using diet & supplements this week on Inside Cosmetic Surgery Today on webtalkradio.net.
The Real Deal
The scene on March 12 at 1644-1646 Park Avenue in East Harlem
The family of an East Harlem explosion and building collapse victim filed two notices of claims against the city Wednesday morning.
Tue Apr 01, 2014
The Real Deal
Mayor fund hikes East Harlem blast aid by $333K
From left: Chirlane McCray and Bill de Blasio and rubble of collapsed buildings in East Harlem blast A nonprofit headed by New York City First Lady Chirlane McCray has gathered more than $333,000 in donations from 400 private groups to fund counseling and assistance for East Harlem blast victims.
Fighting For Diversity
Since his time as a student attending Stuyvesant High School on East 15th street, Dr. Gary Butts has always worked to prove stereotypes wrong.
Mon Mar 31, 2014
Cognitive deficits in bipolar patients 'not homogenous'
Previous research indicating that the cognitive ability of bipolar disorder patients is midway between that of mentally healthy controls and patients with schizophrenia does not account for this heterogeneity among bipolar patients, say Katherine Burdick and colleagues.
Fri Mar 28, 2014
Ben Watt of Everything but the Girl goes solo
In Medford blocked due to fallen power cables on Horse Block Rd/Portion Rd/Smithtown Blvd/Terry Rd/CR-16 WB at CO Hwy 101/Patchogue Yaphank Rd and before Manor Rd. Stopped traffic from Station Rd In Medford blocked due to fallen power cables on Horse Block Rd/Portion Rd/Smithtown Blvd/Terry Rd/CR-16 WB at CO Hwy 101/Patchogue Yaphank Rd and before ... (more)