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Smartphones Could Interfere with Pacemakers, European Study Says

  People with pacemakers can use iPhones, the Samsung Galaxy, Nokia Lumia, HTC One XL and other popular smartphones, but are advised to keep the devices away from shirt or chest pockets, a study from the European Society of Cardiology said. The UMHS Endeavour looks at highlights of the study, featured on the U.S. government website MedlinePlus (http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/news/fullstory_153201.html) in an article by Mary Elizabeth Dallas and based on information from a European Society of Cardiology

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Melanoma Rates Skyrocket for Young Americans Since 1970s: Report

Rates for melanoma, the most deadly form of skin cancer, are up by 250 percent among U.S. children and younger adults since the 1970s, and young women are the most vulnerable, a research report said. The UMHS Endeavour looks at the alarming findings of the study, based on a news release from the American Society of Clinical Oncology and featured on MedlinePlus (http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/news/fullstory_152863.html). This is to help the public and future doctors at American and

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4th Annual UMHS Commencement Ceremony at Lincoln Center

  UMHS held our 4th Annual Commencement Ceremony for the Class of 2015 for the second year in a row at Alice Tully Hall, Lincoln Center in New York City on Friday, June 5, 2015. This new generation of physicians were all honored in an upbeat ceremony, with 7 candidates for honors, 22 for high honors, and 7 for highest honors. The ceremony included graduates for December 2014, March 2015, April 2015 and June 2015.

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John O’Leary Guest Post: Are We Happier Than We Used To Be?

Editor’s Note: Author and inspirational speaker John O’Leary will give the keynote speech at UMHS Graduation on Friday, June 5, 2015 at Lincoln Center in New York City.  The following article is an excerpt that originally appeared in Parade Magazine and is being reprinted here courtesy of John O’Leary, Rising Above and Parade Magazine. By John O’Leary   “He who is not contented with what he has, would not be contented with what he would

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