A new targeted therapy for hard-to-treat chronic lymphocytic leukemia appears to have fewer side effects than a previous therapy.
Brief fever appears to be common in kids given influenza and pneumococcal vaccines together—new findings from Columbia and CDC researchers, published in JAMA Pediatrics.
Winter is a time for falls, slips on icy streets, and other dangers that can be especially harmful for older adults.
NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center has named leading physician-scientist Dr. Gary Schwartz chief of the Division of Hematology/Oncology in the Department of Medicine and associate director for research of its Herbert Irving Comprehensive Cancer Center.
The Columbia University College of Dental Medicine is being honored by the ADEAGies Foundation, the philanthropic arm of the American Dental Education Association, for its Community DentCare program.
The holiday season can be overwhelming, but there are ways to help manage the stress.
In David Fidock's malaria lab, understanding the parasite's resistance to drugs guides the development of better therapies.
Nelson Mandela, revered for his role in ending apartheid in South Africa, has garnered less attention as a public health hero.
If you're like most Americans, you will break your well-intentioned New Year's resolutions by February. Here's some advice on making resolutions you may be able to keep in 2014.
From breaking ground on a new building to relaunching an orchestra, 2013 was a great year for CUMC. Review our top campus stories of 2013.
Mailman study finds Bloomberg legacy of public health policies that improved the health and increased the life expectancy of New Yorkers.