WKYC Channel 3 Tours New Cleveland Clinic Taussig Cancer Center

The new Cleveland Clinic Taussig Cancer Center is a state-of-the-art facility organized by cancer type. It features a resource center for patients and their families, art and music therapy spaces and a wig boutique. The new center will begin seeing patients on Monday, March 6. For more information, watch the WKYC story, “Cleveland Clinic opens … Read More

The New York Times Examines the Benefits of Weight Loss Surgery

Several studies highlight long-lasting physical and mental benefits of surgical weight loss procedures. Compared with patients who did not have surgery, those who did rated themselves as healthier and were less likely to report issues with pain and feelings of depression. Patients have also experienced normalized blood sugar levels, blood pressure and the remission of Type … Read More

Cleveland Clinic Opens New Cancer Center

The new Cleveland Clinic Taussig Cancer Center will begin welcoming patients on Monday, March 6. The 377,000-square-foot facility, estimated at $276 million, will house all outpatient cancer treatment services in one location with the center’s team of medical and radiation oncologists, surgeons, nurses, genetic counselors, social workers and others all working together in one shared … Read More

Cleveland Clinic, VIGILINT To Offer Real Time Telemedicine Service For Global Travelers

VIGILINT and Cleveland Clinic are collaborating to offer the Global MedAssist Program (GMAP), a telemedicine program available at anytime from anywhere in the world. This collaboration combines VIGILINT’s highly specialized emergency physicians and emergency preparedness experts with Cleveland Clinic’s global practice of physicians and specialists. GMAP provides 24/7/365 medical assistance for travelers worldwide. Created in … Read More

Cleveland Clinic President, CEO Toby Cosgrove, M.D., Delivers Annual State Of The Clinic Address

Despite national healthcare challenges that “are unprecedented in their size, speed and scope,” Cleveland Clinic had a “very successful year” in 2016, President and CEO Toby Cosgrove, M.D., said during the annual State of the Clinic address Wednesday. Healthcare in the United States is in the midst of major transformations, including rising pharmaceutical costs, a … Read More

Cleveland Clinic Researchers Reverse Prostate Cancer Drug Resistance

A Cleveland Clinic research team has uncovered a biological pathway that renders a common prostate cancer drug useless and, for the first time, restored the drug’s cancer-killing power in human prostate cancer tumor cells grown in mice. Results from the study were published online today in the medical journal, eLife. Resistance to prostate cancer drugs … Read More

Jon Bon Jovi and Gwen Stefani to Perform at Keep Memory Alive’s 21st Annual Power of Love® Gala, April 27

Las Vegas: World-renowned rock stars Jon Bon Jovi and Gwen Stefani will take the stage during Keep Memory Alive’s 21st annual Power of Love® gala on Thursday, April 27, 2017 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. The GRAMMY award-winning artists are the first confirmed performers at the annual philanthropic event, which benefits Cleveland … Read More

The Plain Dealer Features Northern Ohio Trauma System’s Expanding Network

Cleveland Clinic, MetroHealth and University Hospitals have joined together to create a new Northern Ohio Trauma System (NOTS), which will provide coordinated trauma care to patients throughout Cuyahoga County and the seven-county Northeast Ohio region. “Having common protocols and policies for trauma care citywide will ensure quality care for all in the region”, said Robert … Read More

CNBC.com Highlights Recent Concussion Research

Concussions continue to be a concern for football players and athletes who compete in contact sports. While progress has been made on diagnosing, treating and preventing concussions, more research is needed to fully understand them. To assess concussions more accurately, researchers are looking for biomarkers that can indicate if a patient has a concussion. Currently, … Read More