Weekend Research Links

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We’ve hand-picked a mix of Massachusetts General Hospital and other research-related news and stories for your weekend reading enjoyment:

Everyday bumps injured her joints, but finding the reason took half a century (STAT article written by Mass General physician Allison Bond)

Just ‘baby blues’ or postpartum depression? New app screens new mothers

This stretchy implant could help kids avoid repeated open-heart surgeries

TED Radio Hour: Citizen Science – TED speakers share how ordinary citizens are helping make groundbreaking discoveries in scientific research

And if you missed HUBweek, here’s a quick glimpse at last week’s takeover of City Hall Plaza:

 

(top photo courtesy of NPR – golubovy/Getty Images/iStockphoto)

Author: mghresearch

The Massachusetts General Hospital Research Institute is the largest hospital-based research program in the United States, with a community of over 8,000 people working across more than 30 institutes, centers and departments.

Our researchers work side-by-side with physicians to pioneer the latest scientific advancements for curing disease and healing patients in Boston, across the United States and around the world.

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