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Breaking the Chains-of Addiction

Breaking the Chains-of Addiction

Last summer, for the first time ever, the U.S. Surgeon General sent a letter to every physician in the country. The subject wasn’t heart disease or cancer, or even the Zika virus menace. It was America’s opioid epidemic.  read article >

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Translational Research: Lab Vs. Real World HIV Pre

Translational Research: Lab Vs. Real World HIV Pre

With the help of animations, Betsy Herold, M.D. shows why some drugs that prevented HIV and herpes transmission in the lab failed to protect women in clinical trials. See how proteins in semen act as an “invisibility cloak” for HIV and herpes viruses allowing them to bypass drugs and infect cells.   watch video >

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A Multi-Pronged Approach to Diabetes

A Multi-Pronged Approach to Diabetes

Combine obesity, poor nutrition, lack of exercise and limited access to health care and you’ve got the perfect recipe for a type 2 diabetes epidemic. Those ingredients are all too plentiful in the Bronx  read article >

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The Cerebellum -Addiction Connection

The Cerebellum -Addiction Connection

Evidence suggests that dysregulation of the cerebellum—a part of the brain well known for motor coordination—contributes to mental health disorders including schizophrenia, autism and addiction. Yet the cerebellum’s impact on cognitive function remains largely unexplored. Kamran Khodakhah, Ph.D., has received a five-year, … read more >

Supporting People with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities

Supporting People with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities

Einstein has received a five year, $2.75 million grant from the Department of Health and Human Services for the University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities (UCEDD), based at the Rose F. Kennedy Children’s Evaluation and Rehabilitation Center (RFK CERC). The UCEDD … read more >

Posted on: Tuesday, November 21, 2017

 

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