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Ohio State News (medical)

2021
June
15,
2021
| 07:45 AM America/New_York
Adults who skip breakfast are likely to miss out on key nutrients that are most abundant in the foods that make up morning meals, a new study suggests. ...
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June
11,
2021
| 08:06 AM America/New_York
The team of neurologists and neurosurgeons at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center and its Neurological Institute are among the first in the nation to implant a new deep-brain stimulation (DBS) device that will help improve the quality of ...
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May
27,
2021
| 17:22 PM America/New_York
A cardiac MRI of athletes who had COVID-19 is seven times more effective in detecting inflammation of the heart than symptom-based testing, according to a study led by researchers at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center and College of Medi...
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May
27,
2021
| 14:03 PM America/New_York
An estimated one in seven Ohio women of adult, reproductive age has visited a crisis pregnancy center, a new study has found. ...
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May
20,
2021
| 08:00 AM America/New_York
Researchers have identified and completed the genetic analysis of a newly discovered coronavirus – one that has evolved from a coronavirus that afflicts dogs to infect humans and may contribute to respiratory symptoms. ...
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May
19,
2021
| 11:14 AM America/New_York
Though obesity in midlife is linked to an increased risk for Alzheimer’s disease, new research suggests that a high body mass index later in life doesn’t necessarily translate to greater chances of developing the brain disease. ...
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May
12,
2021
| 14:32 PM America/New_York
Neighborhoods without opioid treatment providers likely serve as a widespread barrier to care for those who are ready to seek help, a new study has found. ...
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May
11,
2021
| 15:21 PM America/New_York
A new study is one of the first to show sustained benefits more than a year after completing a voluntary eight-week Mindfulness in Motion (MIM) intervention program offered by The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center to reduce stress and build...
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May
10,
2021
| 08:18 AM America/New_York
The symptoms of grief people feel for a loved one facing a life-limiting illness fluctuate over time, a new study found – suggesting that individuals can adjust to their emotional pain, but also revealing factors that can make pre-loss grief more sev...
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April
28,
2021
| 10:17 AM America/New_York
Tiny molecules called nanobodies, which can be designed to mimic antibody structures and functions, may be the key to blocking a tick-borne bacterial infection that remains out of reach of almost all antibiotics, new research suggests. ...
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April
27,
2021
| 08:12 AM America/New_York
A new treatment is among the first known to reduce the severity of acute respiratory distress syndrome caused by the flu in animals, according to a new study. ...
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April
21,
2021
| 12:51 PM America/New_York
Women at high risk of breast cancer face cost-associated barriers to care even when they have health insurance, a new study has found. ...
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April
21,
2021
| 08:00 AM America/New_York
Scientists have discovered one of the smallest black holes on record – and the closest one to Earth found to date. ...
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April
19,
2021
| 20:03 PM America/New_York
A high daily dose of an omega-3 supplement may help slow the effects of aging by suppressing damage and boosting protection at the cellular level during and after a stressful event, new research suggests. ...
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April
19,
2021
| 11:03 AM America/New_York
Researchers have developed a new tool that can design much more complex DNA robots and nanodevices than were ever possible before in a fraction of the time. ...
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April
16,
2021
| 16:54 PM America/New_York
The Ohio State University Global One Health initiative (GOHi) has been awarded $5.61 million in funding from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to fight the COVID-19 pandemic and bolster Ethiopia’s public health system capacity for ...
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April
15,
2021
| 16:58 PM America/New_York
Peixuan Guo, the Sylvan Frank Endowed Chair in Pharmaceutics and Drug Delivery and the director of the College of Pharmacy Center for RNA Nanotechnology and Nanomedicine, is The Ohio State University 2021 Innovator of the Year. ...
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April
13,
2021
| 11:17 AM America/New_York
A study done in rooms where COVID-19 patients were isolated shows that the virus’s RNA – part of the genetic material inside a virus – can persist up to a month in dust. ...
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March
31,
2021
| 08:00 AM America/New_York
Bangladesh’s floating gardens, built to grow food during flood seasons, could offer a sustainable solution for parts of the world prone to flooding because of climate change, a new study has found. ...
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March
25,
2021
| 14:01 PM America/New_York
A new analysis of strontium isotopes in marine sediments has enabled scientists to reconstruct fluctuations in ocean chemistry related to changing climate conditions over the past 35 million years. ...
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March
19,
2021
| 14:54 PM America/New_York
Most stroke victims don’t receive treatment fast enough to prevent brain damage. Scientists at The Ohio State University have developed technology to “retrain” cells to help repair damaged brain tissue. It’s an advancement that may someday help patie...
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March
19,
2021
| 06:45 AM America/New_York
Recent generations show a worrying decline in health compared to their parents and grandparents when they were the same age, a new national study reveals. ...
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March
17,
2021
| 16:11 PM America/New_York
A new study has found that about 35% of Americans with a cancer history had an elevated risk of cardiovascular disease in the next decade, compared with about 23% of those who didn’t have cancer. ...
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March
17,
2021
| 08:58 AM America/New_York
Electricity may slow – and in some cases, stop – the speed at which breast cancer cells spread through the body, a new study indicates. ...
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March
16,
2021
| 09:03 AM America/New_York
The link between psychological stress and physical health problems generally relates to a stress-induced immune response gone wild, with inflammation then causing damage to other systems in the body. It’s a predictable cascade – except in pregnancy, ...
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March
15,
2021
| 08:32 AM America/New_York
An analysis of historic and projected simulations from 19 global climate models shows that, because of climate change, the temperature in the Antarctic peninsula will increase by 0.5 to 1.5 degrees Celsius by 2044. ...
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March
11,
2021
| 08:42 AM America/New_York
Electric stimulation may be able to help blood vessels carry white blood cells and oxygen to wounds, speeding healing, a new study suggests. ...
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March
10,
2021
| 13:35 PM America/New_York
A specific wavelength of ultraviolet radiation killed more than 99.99% of SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19, in laboratory tests, a new study has found. ...
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March
09,
2021
| 16:12 PM America/New_York
A new SARS-CoV-2 vaccine candidate, developed by giving a key protein’s gene a ride into the body while encased in a measles vaccine, has been shown to produce a strong immune response and prevent SARS-CoV-2 infection and lung disease in multiple ani...
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March
03,
2021
| 08:11 AM America/New_York
Our bodies couldn’t survive without regulation, called homeostasis. And when the systems break down, the results can cause illness or, sometimes, death. In presentations at the American Association for the Advancement of Science’s annual meeting, res...
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