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NYU Langone Receives $4 Million Grant to Research Women’s Heart Disease

NYU Langone Receives $4 Million Grant to Research Women’s Heart Disease

By Farhin Lilywala, Staff Writer

March 30, 2016


Filed under News, NYU, University News

The American Heart Association donated $4 million for cardiovascular research for women's heart disease.

Greater social effort needed to combat child obesity

Greater social effort needed to combat child obesity

February 26, 2014


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, Opinion

As child obesity increases, pediatric surgeons in the United States are faced with a new predicament — the lowering age of weight-loss surgery recipients. According to the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery, one of many concerns with pediatric weight-loss surgeries is that there is no data available on how the abrupt change in nutrition could...