Public Health in the News (2/18/18 – 2/24/18)

By Grace Bellinger, NPHR Blog Editor

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  • Northwestern Medicine study finds that patients with advanced kidney cancer had similar quality of life outcomes taking a new drug compared to the standard treatment.
  • Northwestern professor designed stretchable electronics that can be worn on the throat in stroke recovery to assess swallowing ability and patterns of speech.
  • Northwestern Medicine study shows that a chemotherapy drug successfully suppresses allergic responses to food allergens.
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