Meet the Cancer Killer

Meet the Cancer Killer

To answer the national call to cure cancer, the public and private sector will need a renewed commitment to providing funding for biomedical research. A Penn State Hershey Cancer Institute researcher developing a potential cure for cancer can attest to that, recalling...
World Hemophilia Day: Expanding Access to Treatment

World Hemophilia Day: Expanding Access to Treatment

Treatment is available for people with hemophilia and a cure could be just around the corner — that’s the message for April 17’s World Hemophilia Day. Globally, about 1 in 1,000 people has the bleeding disorder; in the U.S. about 20,000 people live with it. The...
Role Reversal: Young Americans Move in to Help Aging Parents

Role Reversal: Young Americans Move in to Help Aging Parents

Having an adult child live at home is not the norm for many parents, but for adults with serious health conditions, especially seniors 65 and older, the extra help and financial support are often necessary. Multigenerational living is a trend we are seeing in the U.S....
Bioscience is fueling the economy in Massachusetts

Bioscience is fueling the economy in Massachusetts

Bioscience is fueling the economy in Massachusetts Massachusetts is one of the best places to be if you want to be part of the bioscience industry. It helps feed, fuel and heal the world, and provides the state with a powerful economic engine. According to a 2014...
Diabetes Association Alert Day: Diabetes Then and Now

Diabetes Association Alert Day: Diabetes Then and Now

Diabetes Association Alert Day: Diabetes Then and Now March 22 is American Diabetes Association Alert Day, a nationwide wake-up call for Americans to take the Type 2 diabetes risk test. Twenty-six million Americans have diabetes and another 79 million are at risk of...