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Boston hospitals to participate in national study of long COVID

Boston hospitals to participate in national study of long COVID

March 7, 2022

The Boston Globe

A consortium of Boston area hospitals has joined an ambitious national effort to solve the puzzle of “long COVID,” an often-debilitating syndrome in which symptoms such as fatigue and brain fog persist long after COVID-19 infection.

Are Health Care Apps in Your Future?

Are Health Care Apps in Your Future?

March 4, 2022

US News & World Report

Health apps are becoming more and more sophisticated, offering smartphone users help in dealing with chronic ailments, said Dr. David Bates, chief of internal medicine at Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston, and an internationally renowned expert in patient safety and health care technology.

‘We All Need To Step Up’: Boston Doctors Teach Ukrainians How To Treat Wounds Of War

‘We All Need To Step Up’: Boston Doctors Teach Ukrainians How To Treat Wounds Of War

March 3, 3022

WBZ 4 CBS Boston

Inside Brigham and Women’s Hospital, saving a life is something that happens every single day, around the clock. But what about saving lives on the other side of the world? Oncology surgeon and Ukrainian native Dr. Nelya Melnitchouk is using her first language to teach Ukrainians how to treat the wounds of war.

Massachusetts General Hospital staff donates $10,000 to NEADS World Class Service Dogs, in honor of late colleague Larry Brennan

Massachusetts General Hospital staff donates $10,000 to NEADS World Class Service Dogs, in honor of late colleague Larry Brennan

March 2, 2022

MassLive

The donation also resulted in the establishment of “Larry’s Litter,” a litter of puppies and future service dogs named in honor of their late MGH colleague and a former NEADS client, Larry Brennan.

Takeda, Dana-Farber scientists team up on RNA startup

Takeda, Dana-Farber scientists team up on RNA startup

March 1, 2022

Boston Business Journal

A former head at Takeda's Center for External Innovation and a researcher at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute have joined forces to launch NextRNA Therapeutics.

Harvard, Apple Women's Health Study gives new insights on PCOS

Harvard, Apple Women's Health Study gives new insights on PCOS

March 1, 2022

Deccan Herald

The research work was carried out jointly by the experts at Cupertino-based company with Brigham and Women’s Hospital, in collaboration with the American Heart Association.