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Vibration Therapy May Help Body & Mind in People With MS

By: Dennis Thompson Multiple sclerosis patients might be able to think more clearly and move more easily if they regularly undergo whole-body vibration training, a...

Northwell Health & Aegis Ventures to Form First-Of-Its-Kind AI Venture to Drive Lower-Cost Healthcare

Edited by: TJVNews.com Northwell Health, New York’s largest healthcare provider, and Aegis Ventures, a New York-based startup studio, announced last week that they are forming...

A Wearable That Soothes and Heals at Home

Healables device lessens pain and inflammation on the go, personalized for medical and sports/wellness uses. By: Abigail Klein Leichman A mild pins-and-needles sensation encircled my forearm...

US Mandates Vaccines or Tests for Big Companies by Jan. 4

By: David Koenig Tens of millions of Americans who work at companies with 100 or more employees will need to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19...

Lenox Hill Hospital Named Among “America’s 100 Best” for Cardiac Care, Coronary Intervention & Prostate Surgeries

Edited by: TJVNews.com Lenox Hill Hospital is one of America’s 100 Best Hospitals for cardiac care, coronary intervention and prostate surgery, according to new research...

NYC Health Dept Reminders NYers that Monoclonal Antibody Treatments Save Lives

Treatment should be given as soon as possible after someone tests positive for COVID-19, so it is important to get tested right away if...

Tissue Engineering Could Provide Diabetes Cure

Experiments in mice show prolonged normal blood sugar levels after a single autograft procedure using their own engineered muscle cells. By: Abigail Klein Leichman A novel...

Cancer-Fighting Cells Can Become Harmful Double Agents

Study finds certain immune cells sometimes ‘switch sides’ and actually help tumors grow; finding has implications for improving immunotherapy By: Jon Schiller When working correctly, your...

American Medical Association Releases ‘Health Equity’ Document To Combat ‘Racism’ and ‘White Supremacy’

The AMA teamed up with the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) Center for Health Justice to release a 54-page guide called “Advancing Health...

Northwell Health Appoints New Executive Director of Lenox Health Greenwich Village & New SVP of Brooklyn Region

Edited by: TJVNews.com Dina Wong, MHSA, has been named executive director of Lenox Health Greenwich Village (LHGV). She will oversee the daily operations of the...

Tumor Cryoablation Treatment Proven in Breast Cancer Study

Only four of 194 patients experienced cancer recurrence after the tumor was frozen with IceCure’s ProSense system By: Abigail Klein Leichman A minimally invasive cryoablation technology...

Extreme Temps During Pregnancy May Cause Low Birthweight

New study provides important insights today and may be even more significant as extreme weather and temperatures increase because of climate change By: Brian Blum Thinking...

EXPLAINER: Is it Time to Get a COVID-19 Booster? Which One?

By: Lauran Neergaard & Mike Stobbe Millions more Americans just became eligible for COVID-19 boosters, but figuring out who’s eligible and when can be confusing....

Northwell Health appoints new executive director of Lenox Health Greenwich Village & new SVP of Brooklyn region

Dina Wong, MHSA, has been named executive director of Lenox Health Greenwich Village (LHGV). She will oversee the daily operations of the facility and spearhead further...

Colin Powell, Yiddish-Speaking Warrior-Diplomat Dies of Covid Complications at 84

U.S. Jews appreciated his humble origins working for a Yiddish-speaking immigrant. By: AP Colin Powell, the boundary-breaking military leader and diplomat whose sterling reputation of service...

Study Confirms Rise in Child Abuse During Covid Pandemic

By: Denise Mann Physical abuse of school-aged kids tripled during the early months of the pandemic when widespread stay-at-home orders were in effect, a new...

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