Health & Medicine

Lizzie Hartong is back in the saddle again after reconstructive surgery

November 15, 2017

Yale doctors successfully reconstructed a teenager's pelvis after she suffered multiple fractures to it following a riding accident.

Experts: Government actions threaten women’s health care

November 15, 2017

Yale researchers joined other health experts to call for increased public engagement to address government efforts that can threaten women’s health care.

Yale psychiatrist’s team delivers mental health services in Northern Iraq

November 14, 2017

Dr. Andres Barkil-Oteo is working with a team of clinicians providing mental health services to 90,000 internally displaced people in nine camps.

Urologist Dr. Preston Sprenkle on prostate cancer

November 14, 2017

Prostate cancer is one of the most prevalent cancers affecting men; about one in seven men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer in their lifetimes.

Major research funding envisions eyesight restoration

November 14, 2017

A team of Yale researchers is working to develop advanced systems to produce digital sensory data that the brain decodes.

Psychiatry and the Law

November 14, 2017

Edited by Dr. Tobias Wasser, assistant professor of psychiatry (Springer)

Putting the precise in precision medicine

November 14, 2017

Exome sequencing allows scientists and clinicians to zero in on the mutations responsible for a disparate array of ailments.

Brain imaging reveals ADHD as a collection of different disorders

November 13, 2017

Yale researchers have found that patients with different types of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder have impairments in unique brain systems.

Hundred-year-old brains still have stories to tell

November 13, 2017

The Cushing Center's 500 specimen jars of patients’ brains offers a testament to Yale's preservation of medical and scientific innovation.

Neurologist Deena Kuruvilla on why most headaches are actually migraines

November 9, 2017

Dr. Deena Kuruvilla discusses the different variety of headaches and how they can be treated.