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In an effort to provide assistance to victims of human trafficking, Northwell Health has joined five other healthcare systems in the United States — Baptist Health in Florida, Advocate Aurora...


CME Events

Inherited Gastrointestinal Cancers and Genetic Testing

CME provider: Columbia University Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons
Date: Friday, April 17, 2020
Time: all day...


Study Indicates Most Nutritional Supplements and Dietary Therapies Do Not Benefit Heart Health, Despite Popularity

Nutritional supplements and dietary interventions enjoy widespread use in the United States, but most have no effect on cardiovascular survival or outcomes, according to a group of U.S. researchers.

Pursuing Evidence Behind Congenital Heart Defects

Congenital heart defects involve a structural abnormality of the heart that exists at birth. While overall rare, usually affecting 1% of all births, congenital heart defects are one of the most common birth defects in babies.