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Controversy has followed new guidelines for prescribing statin drugs for lowering cholesterol ever since the recommendations were released in November by the...
- Thursday, March 20th, 2014
When Kim Goodsell developed two seemingly unrelated rare conditions that threatened to derail her intensely active lifestyle, she thought the unlikely...
- Tuesday, March 11th, 2014
Former Vice President Al Gore recently sat down with Scripps Health Chief Academic Officer Eric Topol, MD, for a video interview covering a wide range of...
- Monday, March 10th, 2014
Scientists exploring the genetic causes of illnesses such as Alzheimer’s disease, heart disease, cancer and diabetes now have a new tool – a reference DNA...
- Thursday, March 6th, 2014
AT&T has appointed Eric Topol, MD, its chief medical advisor as part of the global telecommunication company’s effort to move into the fast-emerging...
- Tuesday, February 4th, 2014
In the world of medical research, there are few endorsements more coveted than the one from the director of the National Institutes of Health, Francis...
- Thursday, January 16th, 2014
More than a decade after the first human genome was sequenced for hundreds of millions of dollars, San Diego-based Illumina has unveiled its new DNA mapping...
- Wednesday, January 15th, 2014
Researchers with Scripps Clinic and The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) have laid the groundwork for creating a blood test that one day might predict heart...
- Tuesday, January 14th, 2014
Scripps Health Chief Academic Officer Eric Topol, MD, is among 100 leading physicians across the country nominated for Modern Healthcare magazine’s annual...
- Tuesday, January 7th, 2014
Scripps heart care research finds adhesive chest-mounted wireless device does a better job detecting abnormal heart rhythms than traditional Holter harness.
- Thursday, January 2nd, 2014