The father of neurosurgery, Harvey Cushing, MD, left a collection of century-old brains, which are being studied to help discover new treatments.
Falls are a serious problem among older people. Their consequences can be severe. Here's how to keep yourself and your loved ones safe.
By Kathleen Frey Raven
When Haifan Lin launched the Yale Stem Cell Center, he focused on fundamental research rather than research into particular diseases. That bet paid off.
By Barbara Steinberger
Yale Medicine and Yale New Haven Health offer a telemedicine program for transplant patients, saving people time and money.
At Yale Medicine, a quick turnaround for pathology reports assists doctors when they're performing surgery. The doctor learns where his scalpel goes next.
Holly Lopez was 38 years old when she first experienced seizures. Yale Medicine neurosurgeons implanted electrodes to target the site of the seizures.
Yale Medicine's Nina Bernstein wasn’t used to being on the receiving end of a scary medical diagnosis. Then she got cancer, which she diagnosed herself.
Kathy Hofmann suffered a pulmonary embolism but, due to excellent emergency care, she was diagnosed and treated quickly and effectively.
When Cheryl Violante suddenly developed an extreme case of deep vein thrombosis, quick-thinking Yale Medicine caregivers saved her life.
By Carrie MacMillan
Yale Medicine encourages exercise as a way to promote airway clearance for people suffering from cystic fibrosis.
By Colleen Moriarty
One Yale Medicine patient's participation in cancer clinical trials helped restore her health and contributed to research and the well-being of others.
Yale Medicine dermatologist Brett King, MD, is using an arthritis drug to treat alopecia areata, which causes hair loss.