Recent Articles by

Eric Swensen

March 28, 2012
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, more than 30 percent of American adults have high blood pressure, a major risk factor for heart attack and stroke.
January 26, 2012
January 26, 2012 — Patients with advanced colon cancers showed improved survival rates when the drug oxaliplatin was added to standard chemotherapy treatment, according to a University of Virginia School of Medicine review of
January 03, 2012
January 4, 2012 — Whether helping cancer patients find accurate information or caregivers for Alzheimer's patients overcome a sense of isolation, Ann Duesing has spent 16 years connecting Southwest Virginia residents with information to help them live healthier lives.
January 03, 2012
January 3, 2012 — Virginia Commonwealth University's School of Pharmacy will open a new satellite location next fall at the University of Virginia Medical Center.
November 15, 2011
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October 21, 2011
October 21, 2011 — Exposure to hazardous chemicals can cause serious illness quickly, but emergency medical providers often don't know the key piece of information that determines treatment: Which of the tens of thousands of toxic chemicals is making patients sick?
September 13, 2011
September 13, 2011 — To help patients in the mid-Atlantic states access specialty care and reduce the burden of travel for health care, the University of Virginia Center for Telehealth will collabor
July 08, 2011
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