Latest Yale School of Medicine Stories

2014-04-02 08:33:46

List intended to help prospective students recognize distinguishing characteristics of the elite medical libraries around the world WILMINGTON, Del., April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

2014-01-27 08:28:43

Survey of 1,000 women shows that only half discuss reproductive health with their doctors EWING, N.J., Jan.

2013-09-04 23:21:50

Radiation therapy provider partners with Yale School of Medicine's COPPER Center FORT MYERS, Fla.

Brain-boosting Proteins Triggered Through Natural Birth But Not Through C-section
2012-08-09 07:34:55

Vaginal birth triggers the expression of a protein in the brains of newborns that improves brain development and function in adulthood, according to a new study by Yale School of Medicine researchers, who also found that this protein expression is impaired in the brains of offspring delivered by caesarean section (C-sections).

2011-06-29 05:45:00

A clinical trial of gabapentin, an epilepsy drug, may have been a “seeding trial” that was used by the pharmaceutical company purely for promotional purposes and to increase prescriptions.

2011-06-10 05:31:00

A team of scientists led by Yale School of Medicine has discovered a brain mechanism that explains how nicotine suppresses appetite – findings that could someday help develop medications to help people quit smoking without gaining weight.

2011-06-07 07:35:00

Wrinkles on a woman’s face during the first few years of menopause may predict her risk of suffering from bone fractures.

2011-05-02 10:22:05

Kids as young as 1 year old are able to unbuckle themselves while the vehicle is moving.

2011-02-15 07:30:00

NATICK, Mass., Feb. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) today announced that it has established a $1.7 million endowment to fund the "Donald S. Baim, M.D., '75 Scholarship Fund" for Yale School of Medicine.

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