(NYU Langone Health / NYU School of Medicine) Most -- and possibly all -- ovarian cancers start, not in ovaries, but instead in the fallopian tubes attached to them.
Two renowned Parkinson's disease and movement disorders physician-researchers have been appointed co-executive directors of the Marlene and Paolo Fresco Institute for Parkinson's and Movement Disorders at NYU Langone Health. Steven J. Show More Summary
NYU Langone office, with funding from Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, will help advance hospital efforts to work with communities on population health.
(NYU Langone Health / NYU School of Medicine) A calcium signal controls whether immune cells can use the nutrients needed to fuel their multiplication into a cellular army designed to fight invading viruses.
(NYU Langone Health / NYU School of Medicine) People with multiple sclerosis (MS) who underwent a non-invasive form of electrical brain stimulation, called transcranial direct current stimulation, or tDCS, experienced significant reductions...Show More Summary
(NYU Langone Health / NYU School of Medicine) Genetic changes that help lung cancer thrive also make it vulnerable to a promising experimental drug.
(NYU Langone Health / NYU School of Medicine) By carefully tracing a line of at least 2 millimeters outside of and around the edges of a mole that is suspected of being a cancer, doctors can remove all of its cells and avert the need for a second surgery.
(NYU Langone Health / NYU School of Medicine) A higher-dose, shorter form of radiation is safe, effective, and no more damaging to the breast tissue or skin of breast cancer patients under age 50 than it is in older patients.
(NYU Langone Health / NYU School of Medicine) New research links the equipping of mobile fruit and vegetable stands with wireless banking devices programmed to accept food stamps to the buying of more healthy foods by people with low incomes.
Heather Milton, a senior exercise physiologist at NYU Langone Health, says too many people don't work hard enough on the elliptical trainer. So this is what she does instead. Following is a transcript of the video. Many people tend to use the elliptical trainer and will start reading or watching TV. Show More Summary
Heather Milton, exercise physiologist at NYU Langone Health, reveals the biggest mistake many runners make. Following is a transcript of the video. To maximize the amount of energy you are using when you are walking or running on anShow More Summary
Two reports published in the Journal of Nursing Scholarship reveal important insights on emergency preparedness, recovery, and resilience from nurses working at NYU Langone Health's main hospital during Superstorm Sandy in 2012.
(NYU Langone Health / NYU School of Medicine) Within Manhattan's diverse population, the autoimmune disease lupus affects Hispanic and Asian women more frequently than white women, according to a new study led by investigators at NYU...Show More Summary
Heather Milton, a senior exercise physiologist at NYU Langone Health, does not recommend sit-ups or crunches for building your core because they put your spine through unnecessary stress. Following is a transcript of the video. Going into exercises like crunches is putting your body in spinal flexion, rather than maintaining a neutral spine. Show More Summary
(NYU Langone Health / NYU School of Medicine) Sixteen years after the collapse of the World Trade Center towers sent a 'cloud' of toxic debris across Lower Manhattan, children living nearby who likely breathed in the ash and fumes are showing early signs of risk for future heart disease.
(NYU Langone Health / NYU School of Medicine) A new kind of antibody targets a feature shared by proteins thought to cause the most damage in Alzheimer's disease, Parkinson's disease, and related conditions, creating potential for a unified treatment approach.
Jeffrey S. Fine, MD, to lead Rusk Rehabilitation at NYU Langone Health's inpatient and outpatient services, and network development in Brooklyn.
(NYU Langone Health / NYU School of Medicine) Vitamin C may 'tell' faulty stem cells in the bone marrow to mature and die normally, instead of multiplying to cause blood cancers.
NYU Langone Hospital—Brooklyn is planning an $83.7 million ambulatory surgery center in Sunset Park, as its health system parent organization continues to invest in the Brooklyn campus it... To view the full story, click the title l...
(NYU Langone Health / NYU School of Medicine) Ants engineered to lack their 'sense of smell' became unable to communicate, navigate or forage. A new study may further the understanding of the genetics of social communication across evolution, with the potential to shape research into disorders that interfere with it.