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A high-tech mat helps McGuire VA Medical Center doctors head off severe foot ulcers in diabetic veterans. Read more

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Stem cell therapy is being touted as a miracle cure, but patients should do their research before going under the needle. Read more

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The Muscular Dystrophy Association of Virginia hosts the Passport to a Cure Gala, plus more of the week's health news. Read more

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A new assessment tool buys precious minutes for people who have suffered a stroke. Read more

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Rankings for Metro Richmond nursing homes and more health and medicine updates Read more

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A treatment to diminish hair loss during breast cancer chemotherapy is available in Richmond. Read more

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Central State Hospital is set to mark its 150th anniversary in 2020 with reflections on the psychiatric institution’s sometimes sordid past and optimism over its forthcoming new facility. Read more

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A Midlothian family stages a fundraiser to benefit pediatric cancer research. Read more

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An orchestra provides a musical and community outlet for medical professionals and students at VCU Health. Read more

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A Richmond physician’s innovation may reduce risks for patients preparing for dialysis. Read more

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A Richmond biotech company is developing a faster, cheaper treatment for perforated eardrums. Read more

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Investigators seek to pinpoint a definitive link between vaping and a severe lung illness in teens and young adults. Read more

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Richmond is among the communities selected to participate in a national health assessment survey. Read more

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Overdose deaths declined in 2018 in the commonwealth, but experts project a record number of drug fatalities by year’s end. Read more

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A look at where three metro Richmond hospitals stand in a national assessment Read more

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You’ll find few folks and an expanse of sand at Oak Island, North Carolina. Read more

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Richmond medical professionals are embracing a surgical protocol that leads to less time in the hospital and fewer infections and readmissions. Read more

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Richmonder Brantley Tyndall completes a 4,191-mile bike race across America. Read more

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A repurposed anesthetic, ketamine gives hope to people coping with severe depression. Read more

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New Kent County and VCU Health break ground on a new emergency center. Read more

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