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Minority patients wait longer for angioplasty

Minority patients wait longer for angioplasty

Researchers say the choice of hospital is a bigger factor than differential treatment in the hospital.

Minority patients with heart attack symptoms wait longer for treatment than whites do, according to a recent study led by Harlan M. Krumholz, M.D., M.Sc., professor of medicine (cardiology), and...

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Camera in a pill gives an unprecedented view of the small intestine

When the White Queen assured Alice in Wonderland that she was able to believe “as many as six impossible things before breakfast,” the idea of swallowing a tiny camera first thing in the morning was...

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Melanin can be good, or bad

It’s common knowledge that blondes and redheads need more protection from the sun to prevent skin cancer, but a Yale...

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Gambling and elder health

A study by Yale researchers published in The American Journal of Psychiatry in September has found a link between good...

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