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Pulmonary/Respiratory Medicine

Helping preterm babies breathe

Akron professor receives grant for biomedical research designed to improve treatment of RDS It's that sound we hear when healthy babies are born, just seconds after delivery -- a gasp of air, perhaps even a cry, as a newborn inflates its…

Depression breakthrough

'Black Dog' blamed for major diseases Major depressive disorder - referred to colloquially as the 'black dog' - has been identified as a genetic cause for 20 distinct diseases, providing vital information to help detect and manage high…