Diabetes and the Tale of Twins

Diabetes and the Tale of Two Twins

Mass General’s Diabetes Prevention Program made a big difference for one brother facing the very dangerous disease.

Targeted Therapy for Cancer Makes Big Difference

Targeted Therapy for Cancer Makes Big Difference

Getting treated for melanoma at the Mass General Cancer Center changed the odds for baseball legend Mike Schmidt.

Diabetes: Five Ways to Help Beat the Disease

Diabetes: Five Ways to Help Beat the Disease

A Mass General expert offers those with prediabetes and diabetes some strategies to help delay and possibly prevent further advancement of the disease.

Mike Schmidt

Melanoma: A Baseball Hero’s Greatest Challenge

Baseball Hall of Famer Mike Schmidt says outstanding care from Mass General was a source of hope and healing during his journey as a melanoma patient.

Strange Symptoms Provide Disease Discovery Clues

Strange Symptoms Provide Disease Discovery Clues

Sparked by inexplicable symptoms in one patient, an intrepid physician’s investigation led to the discovery of a new disease that afflicts many worldwide.

Down Syndrome Program Reflects Transition Effort

Down Syndrome Program Reflects Transition Effort

For Down syndrome and many other specialties, MassGeneral Hospital for Children offers programs that help pediatric patients and their families make a seamless transition to adult care.

Translational Research Leader Sees Huge Potential

Translational Research Leader Sees Huge Potential

In an interview, Mass General’s director of translational research says MGH has the knowledge of human biology to help industry develop new medicines and treatments and get them to patients faster.

Bequest to Mass General Reflects Family’s Legacy of Giving

Bequest to Mass General Reflects Family’s Legacy of Giving

By including a bequest to Mass General in her estate plans, the Rev. Deacon Daphne B. Noyes hopes to instill a spirit of philanthropy in her grandchildren.
 

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