June 26, 2012

Researchers at VUMC are leading an international clinical trial to examine the functional benefits of a combined therapy to treat acute ischemic stroke, a type of stroke where a blood clot becomes lodged in an artery within the brain, reducing blood flow and depriving brain cells of oxygen. Read more...

Health Plus "Know Your Numbers" at Medical Arts and the Farmers' Market this week


Staff and faculty are invited to keep their blood pressure and weight in check by visiting a "Know Your Numbers" station. The stations are operated by Health Plus as a way to keep employees informed about their health. Read more...

"Breastfeeding Welcomed Here" program under way


Breastfeeding Welcomed Here highlights departments, offices and individual staff members that welcome and support breastfeeding moms, and is part of a campus-wide initiative to make Vanderbilt a family-friendly institution. Read more...