Geisel News https://geiselmed.dartmouth.edu/news Stories & Insights from Dartmouth’s Geisel School of Medicine Wed, 28 Aug 2019 18:37:31 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.10 65552787 SYNERGY Fall Informatics Workshop Series https://geiselmed.dartmouth.edu/news/2019/synergy-fall-informatics-workshop-series/ Wed, 28 Aug 2019 18:05:25 +0000 https://geiselmed.dartmouth.edu/news/?p=12220 Click here to register or email at informatics@synergy.dartmouth.edu. Click here to see the full schedule of workshops.]]> 12220 Dartmouth SYNERGY Announces 2019 Clinical Research Fellows https://geiselmed.dartmouth.edu/news/2019/dartmouth-synergy-announces-2019-clinical-research-fellows/ Wed, 28 Aug 2019 17:35:50 +0000 https://geiselmed.dartmouth.edu/news/?p=12215 12215 The Last of the Last of Noda Farm’s Blueberries – Valley News https://geiselmed.dartmouth.edu/news/2019/the-last-of-the-last-of-noda-farms-blueberries-valley-news/ Tue, 27 Aug 2019 13:07:05 +0000 https://geiselmed.dartmouth.edu/news/?p=12211 Read article - An article about the closing of Mediden, N.H., Noda Farm, which mentions that the farm was started by former Dartmouth medical school professor Lafayette Noda, who continued running the business until he was 92.]]> 12211 Dartmouth Doctor Reiterates Risks of E-Cigarettes for Youths – Valley News https://geiselmed.dartmouth.edu/news/2019/dartmouth-doctor-reiterates-risks-of-e-cigarettes-for-youths-valley-news/ Mon, 26 Aug 2019 16:41:39 +0000 https://geiselmed.dartmouth.edu/news/?p=12209 Read article - Features comments by Susanne Tanski, associate professor of pediatrics, about safety concerns regarding e-cigarette devices in the wake of the first known death resulting from severe lung disease in those who use e-cigarette devices. "Our young people need to understand that these are not safe products," said Tanski.]]> 12209 Link Explored Between Blue-Green Algae and ALS – VT Digger https://geiselmed.dartmouth.edu/news/2019/link-explored-between-blue-green-algae-and-als-vt-digger/ Mon, 26 Aug 2019 16:38:37 +0000 https://geiselmed.dartmouth.edu/news/?p=12207 Read article - Quotes Elijah Stommel, professor of neurology, in an article that examines the connection between ALS and blue-green algae blooms. Stommel has participated in a number of studies researching whether there is a link between the cyanobacteria released by blue-green algae and ALS. "About 10 years ago, we were mapping out occurrences of ALS and found clustering around lakes that had lots of algal blooms," said Stommel.]]> 12207 Meaningful PTSD Symptom Decrease May Lower Type 2 Diabetes Risk – Health News Digest https://geiselmed.dartmouth.edu/news/2019/meaningful-ptsd-symptom-decrease-may-lower-type-2-diabetes-risk-health-news-digest/ Thu, 22 Aug 2019 16:47:25 +0000 https://geiselmed.dartmouth.edu/news/?p=12204 Read article - An article that mentions that Paula Schnurr, professor of psychiatry, contributed to research from Saint Louis University that found that treatment for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) leading to an improvement in symptoms was associated with a 49% lower risk of incident type 2 diabetes.]]> 12204 Growth Prospects for Vertebrobasilar Insufficiency Treatment Market Reflect Increasing Awareness About Health & Wellness 2018 to 2028 – Westminster News Online https://geiselmed.dartmouth.edu/news/2019/growth-prospects-for-vertebrobasilar-insufficiency-treatment-market-reflect-increasing-awareness-about-health-wellness-2018-to-2028-westminster-news-online/ Thu, 22 Aug 2019 14:55:59 +0000 https://geiselmed.dartmouth.edu/news/?p=12200 Read article - Cites data conducted by researchers at the Geisel School of Medicine that found that approximately 700,000 adults in the U.S. have a stroke and 80% of all strokes are ischemic.]]> 12200 Trial Finds Winning Antibiotic for Bronchiectasis in Kids – MedPage Today https://geiselmed.dartmouth.edu/news/2019/trial-finds-winning-antibiotic-for-bronchiectasis-in-kids-medpage-today/ Wed, 21 Aug 2019 15:00:29 +0000 https://geiselmed.dartmouth.edu/news/?p=12202 Read article - Quotes Brian O'Sullivan, professor of pediatrics, from an editorial he published to accompany a report on the results of a the BEST-1study—which the editorial called "a three-arm, double-dummy, randomized placebo-controlled trial of amoxicillin–clavulanate or azithromycin versus placebo." (O'Sillivan's editorial was published in The Lancet.)]]> 12202 Brand-name Drug Prices Rising at Slower Pace, Lower Amounts – Associated Press https://geiselmed.dartmouth.edu/news/2019/brand-name-drug-prices-rising-at-slower-pace-lower-amounts-associated-press/ Mon, 19 Aug 2019 14:34:37 +0000 https://geiselmed.dartmouth.edu/news/?p=12196 Read article - Quotes Adrienne Faerber, lecturer for The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice, in an article about a study that found that drug companies are still raising prices for brand-name prescription medicines, just not as often or by as much as they used to. (Picked up by CNBC, NBC News, ABC News, The New York Times, The Washington Post, Business Insider, Vindy, and many more.)]]> 12196 Brand-name Drug Prices Rising at Slower Pace, Lower Amounts – U.S. News & World Report via Associated Press https://geiselmed.dartmouth.edu/news/2019/brand-name-drug-prices-rising-at-slower-pace-lower-amounts-u-s-news-world-report-via-associated-press/ Mon, 19 Aug 2019 13:55:56 +0000 https://geiselmed.dartmouth.edu/news/?p=12198 Read article - Continued coverage of comments by Adrienne Faerber, lecturer for The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice, in an article about a study that found that drug companies are still raising prices for brand-name prescription medicines, just not as often or by as much as they used to.]]> 12198