Cleveland Clinic Submits Plans for London Location

LONDON: Cleveland Clinic has submitted plans to Westminster City Council to operate a 200-bed private healthcare facility near Buckingham Palace. If approved, the new development at 33 Grosvenor Place would be Cleveland Clinic’s first facility in London, adding another international location to a health system that includes a 165-acre main campus near downtown Cleveland, nine … Read More

Cleveland Clinic Offers Flu Clinics Throughout NE Ohio

Cleveland Clinic is holding seasonal influenza (flu) vaccination clinics at its facilities throughout Northeast Ohio. Information on the clinics, including dates, times and locations, can be found at www.clevelandclinic.org/flu. The flu is contagious and can cause serious respiratory illness. The timing of seasonal flu activity is very unpredictable and can vary, but most typically occurs … Read More

Grammy-Award-Winning Singer Michael McDonald to Headline 17th Annual “An Evening with Scott Hamilton & Friends”

The Taussig Cancer Institute at Cleveland Clinic is proud to announce that legendary singer, Michael McDonald, will headline the 17th annual “An Evening with Scott Hamilton and Friends” ice show and gala, planned for Saturday, Nov. 5, at Quicken Loans Arena. Every year, Scott Hamilton reaches out to his closest friends in the music and … Read More

One Single Biopsy Not Sufficient to Guide Treatment Decisions in Prostate Cancer

CLEVELAND, OH, AND BUFFALO, N.Y. — While the majority of prostate cancers are slow growing and not fatal, some are aggressive and lethal. Genomic fingerprinting can help predict a tumor’s aggressiveness and tailor treatment plans; however, in the majority of cases involving multiple prostate tumors, only the largest tumor is typically fingerprinted – resulting in more aggressive … Read More

Cleveland Clinic’s Glickman Urological & Kidney Institute Joins National Registry to Benefit Prostate Cancer Patients

Cleveland Clinic’s Glickman Urological & Kidney Institute and Cleveland Clinic Florida have joined the American Urological Association’s Quality (AQUA) Registry, a national clinical registry designed to measure and report healthcare quality and patient outcomes in urology. Urologists at both Cleveland Clinic locations will be working with the AQUA Registry to collect and track patients’ demographics, … Read More

Testosterone-Related Genetic Mutation Leads to Deadlier Outcomes In Prostate Cancer

A team of Cleveland Clinic-Mayo Clinic researchers has shown for the first time that patients with advanced prostate cancer are more likely to die earlier from their disease if they carry a specific testosterone-related genetic abnormality. The findings, published in the September 2016 edition of The Lancet Oncology, suggest that a specific, inherited polymorphism, or inherited … Read More

Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health, UNLV Develop North America’s First Master of Healthcare Interior Design Program

Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health and the University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV) have teamed up to offer the first Master of Heathcare Interior Design Program in North America. The post-professional program, which is part of the School of Architecture, provides students with a unique, cross-disciplinary and research-driven educational experience focusing on … Read More

Calcium Supplements Linked to Dementia Risk in Some Women

A new study adds to the questions surrounding the safety of calcium supplements. Previous research has suggested this widely used dietary supplement may increase the risk of heart attack, and now data is linking calcium supplements to dementia in women who have had a stroke or who have white matter disease. “This relationship was focused … Read More