Columbia University School of Nursing appoints new dean, Lorraine Frazier.
For women, even mild sleep problems can raise blood pressure, finds a new study.
It seems as if it should be so easy. All you have to do is lie down, close your eyes, and drift off into dreamland.
Columbia's Thomas Jessell has been honored by MIT's McGovern Institute for Brain Research with its 2013 Edward M. Scolnick Prize in Neuroscience.
“This study is one of the first to evaluate the course of PTSD after a diagnosis of breast cancer,” said lead author, CUMC's Dr. Alfred Neugut.
With new genetic information on sickle cell, doctors hope to predict who will benefit from the only drug approved for the disease.
Omega-3 lipid emulsions protect brain after stroke in mouse study
It's not just amyloid; white matter hyperintensities may be a second necessary factor for the development of Alzheimer’s.
The annual Pink Game Night hosted by Columbia women's basketball is Saturday, Feb. 16. Pink Game Night raises awareness and funds for cancer research.
Study in Nature could lead to taste modulators to help control our appetite for salty food
Prenatal folic acid supplements appear to reduce the risk for autistic spectrum disorders, according to a study in the Journal of the American Medical Association.
CUMC’s Christopher Henderson, PhD will serve as scientific director.