News & Articles

February 5, 2016

Artist’s multiple sclerosis inspires photo series

Artist uses her brain scans from multiple sclerosis diagnosis as source of artwork. Daisy Patton turns her brain scans into art. Patton, who was diagnosed with […]
February 5, 2016

Will Cancer-Sniffing Dogs Be The Screeners Of The Future?

Research shows that dogs can determine the presence of cancer based on scent with fairly accurate results. Dogs can already sniff for bombs and drugs, but […]
February 5, 2016

Is that $100,000 hepatitis treatment worth the price? Yes, but can society afford it? 

New research shows that the high price tag of new hepatitis C medications does pay off in terms of savings down the road, of keeping patients healthier […]
February 4, 2016

Can We Vaccinate Against PML in Multiple Sclerosis?

A type of kidney infection is more likely in those with multiple sclerosis treated with natalizumab. It may be possible to vaccinate against this potential co-morbidity. […]
February 4, 2016

Low Percentage of Patients Screened for Hepatitis C at Community Health Centers

Less than 10% of Baby Boomers (and more men than women) are screened at community health centers for hepatitis C. Meanwhile, recommendations call for all Baby […]
February 4, 2016

It May Soon Be Possible to Screen for Ovarian Cancer

A new blood test is under development that could detect ovarian cancer. There is no reliable way to detect ovarian cancer, which may explain why most […]
February 3, 2016

Zepatier Offers New Option for Patients with Chronic Hepatitis C