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Research Finds a Little Bit of Empathy Makes a Big Difference

Helen Riess, MD, Mass General researcher and practicing psychiatrist, conducted research and developed a training to teach clinicians empathy skills to use in their practice.

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Weekend Links: Science Behind Static Electricity, Genetically Engineering Spicy Tomatoes and More

Welcome to Weekend Links, a collection of fascinating science stories from across the web, curated by your science-loving friends at the Mass General Research Institute.

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MGRI Image Contest: Meet Our Winner and the Top 10!

We recently had an image contest to see what research at Mass General looks like. Meet the researchers behind the top 10!

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Mass General Researcher Resolutions

In the spirit of New Year’s resolutions, we reached out to a few of our top researchers at Mass General to hear about their proudest moments from 2018 and what they look forward to accomplishing in 2019.

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Weekend Links: Why We Want to Squeeze Cute, Little Things, the Truth About the Risks of Eating Cookie Dough and More

Welcome to Weekend Links, a collection of fascinating science stories from across the web, curated by your science-loving friends at the Mass General Research Institute.

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Mass General Research Wrapped 2018

To bring this year to a close and to celebrate the beginning of a new year, we chose a few of our proudest accomplishments and most meaningful milestones to give you Mass General Research Wrapped.

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Weekend Links: A Simple Guide to CRISPR, How Humans Could Be More Like Aquaman and More

Welcome to Weekend Links, a collection of fascinating science stories from across the web, curated by your science-loving friends at the Mass General Research Institute.

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Weekend Links: Scientists Levitate Objects Using Sound, 10 Awesome Science Stories in 2018 and More

Welcome to Weekend Links, a collection of fascinating science stories from across the web, curated by your science-loving friends at the Mass General Research Institute.

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Over 30 Mass General Researchers Are Named Highly Cited Researchers of 2018

Clarivate Analytics’s annual Highly Cited Researchers Report was released earlier this month, and we are pleased to announce that 37 investigators from Massachusetts General Hospital made the list.

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New Research Finds ADHD Diagnoses are More Common Among Younger Children in the Classroom

A recent study by investigators from Harvard University and Massachusetts General Hospital found that children with August birthdays in school systems that have a September 1st grade cutoff are up to 30% more likely to be diagnosed with ADHD.

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