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Expert Advice: How can someone with diabetes protect their feet?

Expert Advice: How can someone with diabetes protect their feet?

December 5, 2022

Advice from Palma Shaw, MD, a vascular surgeon at Upstate


Varicose veins, diabetic foot troubles and other conditions that require a vascular surgeon's care

Varicose veins, diabetic foot troubles and other conditions that require a vascular surgeon's care

December 2, 2022

Interview with vascular surgeon Palma Shaw, MD


 John A. Hoepner, MD, Endowed Professorship in Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences created at the Upstate Foundation

John A. Hoepner, MD, Endowed Professorship in Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences created at the Upstate Foundation

November 30, 2022

Peter D. Calvert, PhD, has been named the inaugural Hoepner professor


Some ticks carry more than one disease

Some ticks carry more than one disease

November 22, 2022

Interview with tick expert Saravanan Thangamani, PhD


Cochlear implants offer alternative to traditional hearing aids for some patients

Cochlear implants offer alternative to traditional hearing aids for some patients

November 17, 2022

Interview with Upstate audiologist Erin Bagley, AuD


Studies point to exercise as possible way to help prevent dementia

Studies point to exercise as possible way to help prevent dementia

November 17, 2022

Interview with exercise physiologist Carol Sames, PhD


Volunteers in Syracuse are helping in quest toward treatment for dengue virus

Volunteers in Syracuse are helping in quest toward treatment for dengue virus

November 15, 2022

Interview with Upstate research scientist Adam Waickman, PhD


Upstate researcher awarded over $2M to begin first studies of TM cells’ mechanical memory, improving understanding of its role in glaucoma

Upstate researcher awarded over $2M to begin first studies of TM cells’ mechanical memory, improving understanding of its role in glaucoma

November 14, 2022

Dr Samuel Herberg will study how and why trabecular meshwork cells in the eye...


 What does cancer survivorship mean?

What does cancer survivorship mean?

November 14, 2022

Interview with Upstate Cancer Center nurse Susan Tiffany


Stroke threatens more women than breast cancer does

Stroke threatens more women than breast cancer does

November 10, 2022

Interview with nurse Michelle Vallelunga from the Upstate Stroke Program


Breast cancer researcher explains value of molecular analysis, gives overview of disease

Breast cancer researcher explains value of molecular analysis, gives overview of disease

November 10, 2022

Interview with Harvard Medical School professor and researcher Kornelia Polyak,...


Dr. Eric Olson awarded $1.8M federal grant for study of fetal alcohol syndrome

Dr. Eric Olson awarded $1.8M federal grant for study of fetal alcohol syndrome

November 8, 2022

Olson will use the grant to address why the wiring of the fetal brain can be so...


Eye specialist explains how to protect the eyes from blue light

Eye specialist explains how to protect the eyes from blue light

November 7, 2022

Interview with Upstate ophthalmologist Mark Breazzano, MD


Street violence and its victims are focus of specialized social workers

Street violence and its victims are focus of specialized social workers

November 3, 2022

Interview with Upstate social workers Renee Gregg and Rubina Dhillon


What's known and what's still to learn about Alzheimer's disease

What's known and what's still to learn about Alzheimer's disease

November 3, 2022

Interview with Upstate neuroscientist Chris Gaiteri, PhD


How to think about, and treat, anxiety -- a nearly universal condition

How to think about, and treat, anxiety -- a nearly universal condition

October 31, 2022

Interview with Upstate nurse practitioner Thomas Ringwood


Upstate researcher earns national recognition for work developing an AI-based diagnostic tool

Upstate researcher earns national recognition for work developing an AI-based diagnostic tool

October 27, 2022

Tamara Jamaspishvili, MD, PhD, assistant professor of pathology, has been named...


Upstate researchers advance experimental Dengue Human Infection Model to safely test vaccines and drugs

Upstate researchers advance experimental Dengue Human Infection Model to safely test vaccines and drugs

October 26, 2022

The severity of dengue can range anywhere from mild flu-like symptoms to...


COVID-19 concerns linger, especially for the medically vulnerable, as flu season nears

COVID-19 concerns linger, especially for the medically vulnerable, as flu season nears

October 24, 2022

Interview with Elizabeth Asiago-Reddy, MD, chief of infectious diseases at...


Flu vaccine recommended as this winter looks to be worse than previous flu seasons 

Flu vaccine recommended as this winter looks to be worse than previous flu seasons 

October 24, 2022

Interview with Elizabeth Asiago Reddy, MD, Upstate's chief of infectious...


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