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Physician, comedian, author, social activist and clown Patch Adams recently visited palliative care and oncology patients at Kent Hospital. more
With in vitro fertilization and embryo transfer remaining prohibitively expensive, researchers around the world have been pursuing ovarian stimulation medications. more
Beltone New England, a national leader in hearing care, is hosting a “Hear for Children” campaign throughout the rest of September to raise funds for pediatric audiology at Hasbro Children’s Hospital. more
Mary Carskadon is professor of psychiatry and human behavior at Brown University. She talks about a paper she published recently about children and their sensitivity to light. more
Dr. David Edmonson, a surgeon with the Breast Health Center at Women & Infants Hospital of Rhode Island, has become among the first in New England to make use of a new device that more accurately targets radiation treatment. more
James E. Connolly has been appointed CEO at Tivorsan Pharmaceuticals Inc. Prior to joining Tivorsan, Connolly operated his own firm, JE Connolly Consulting. more
An employee with cancer is likely to find support and encouragement at work. Another employee with an alcohol or substance addiction is more likely to try to keep the illness hidden because of stigma, even as medical professionals say both are … more
PROVIDENCE – The Local Initiatives Support Corp. Rhode Island last week announced it will make $25 million in grants, loans and equity investments over the next year to promote affordable housing, workforce development and healthy communities … more
The Gloria Gemma Breast Cancer Resource Foundation is holding its first free health and wellness expo, “Your Passport to Survivorship + Wellness,” on Oct. 3. more
Rhode Island has the 13th lowest obesity rate in the nation at 27 percent, and while it landed on the lower end of the scale for states, the obesity rate has climbed since 1990 when it was 10.1 percent. more
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