Study Sheds Light on Diabetes Duration’s Effect on Cancer Risk

A Harvard-led study found that Type 2 diabetes was associated with a higher risk for several types of cancer, with risk peaking less than a decade after diagnosis.

The Conversation Around De-escalation in Breast Cancer Surgery

Research continues to show that more aggressive surgical treatment is not always better for some breast cancer patients, yet many physicians and patients continue to opt for the maximalist approach. Is change possible?

Alzheimer’s Disease Research: A Decade of Advances

Since 1906, when Dr. Alois Alzheimer first recognized and described the disease that would bear his name, researchers have worked to improve treatments and outcomes for patients with Alzheimer’s disease. Here’s a look at some of the major advances over the past ten years.

New Device Helps Relegate Ambient Noise to Life’s Background

The Voice Selector Converse by Nuance Hearing can help mitigate one of the early signs of hearing loss, a condition that can have far-reaching health effects.

Healthcare Security: Ransomware Attacks on the Rise

Ransomware attacks can be devastating to the healthcare industry and put patients at risk. By being proactive, organizations can help protect themselves — and their patients.