Peter Mendelis (C’62, M’66, R’70)
Category: Health Disparities, Health Magazine

Title:Reflections on Medicine with Peter Medelis

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Mindfulness meditation is an increasingly popular treatment for anxiety, but testing its effectiveness in a convincing way has been difficult.

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A synthesized steroid mirroring one naturally made by the dogfish shark prevents the buildup of a lethal protein implicated in some neurodegenerative diseases.

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A recent study of New York State’s expansion of access to care reveals unexpected results.