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Breathlessness Eased in Patients With Rare, Often Fatal Disease
February 8, 2010 – 9:08 PM | No Comment
Breathlessness Eased in Patients With Rare, Often Fatal Disease

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Study Authors Hope Results Nudge More Physicians to Use Effective Treatment
ROCHESTER, N.Y., Dec. 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Patients with a rare, …

Approved Lymphoma Drug Shows Promise in Early Tests Against Bone Cancer
November 5, 2009 – 6:59 PM | No Comment
Approved Lymphoma Drug Shows Promise in Early Tests Against Bone Cancer

ROCHESTER, N.Y., Nov. 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — A drug already approved for the treatment of lymphoma may also slow the growth of the most deadly bone cancer in children and teens, according to an early-stage study …

Device may treat high blood pressure
October 17, 2009 – 3:28 PM | No Comment
Device may treat high blood pressure

U.S. researchers say an implantable device may be a cost-effective way to treat high blood pressure and its effects.
The device, called Rheos, is being tested at the University of Rochester Medical Center in New York …

$10.5 Million in Funding Creates Center to Study OCD
October 2, 2009 – 10:40 AM | No Comment
$10.5 Million in Funding Creates Center to Study OCD

ROCHESTER, N.Y., Sept. 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — A new research center exploring the science underlying a potential new treatment for obsessive-compulsive disorder has been established at the University of Rochester Medical Center, thanks to a $10.5 …

M&T BANK Clothesline Festival
September 9, 2009 – 1:15 PM | No Comment
M&T BANK Clothesline Festival

Rochester’s largest and longest-running fine art and crafts festival is not your mother’s Clothesline! After 53 years, art is the still the main focus, but in recent years we’ve added activities for the whole family.
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Gov. Paterson Signs Health Bills in Rochester
July 30, 2009 – 6:09 AM | 3 Comments
Gov. Paterson Signs Health Bills in Rochester

Governor David A. Paterson signed into law three Governor’s Program bills that will make health insurance more affordable and improve access to health care for New Yorkers. The first extends the period of time for …

U of R Medical Center CEO Seriously Injured-WXXI Local Stories Alex Crichton
May 31, 2009 – 2:52 PM | No Comment
U of R Medical Center CEO Seriously Injured-WXXI Local Stories Alex Crichton

University of Rochester Medical Center CEO Dr. Bradford Berk suffered a serious spine injury after a bicycling accident Saturday.
He was hurt while cycling not far from his Canandaigua home, and was airlifted to Strong Memorial …