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Latest News from NYU Langone Health: Updates for Tuesday, November 21, 2023


Nov 21, 2023

Faculty members at NYU Langone Health have shared valuable insights on various health topics. In a recent piece from STAT News, Stella S. Yi, MPH, PhD, emphasized the need for disaggregated data to address health disparities within the broad “Asian American” category. This highlights the importance of understanding patient issues beyond surface-level categories.

Meanwhile, in Healio, Howard Weintraub, MD, highlighted the predictive power of inflammation over cholesterol levels in high-risk statin intolerant patients. This underscores the need for a deeper understanding of patient health beyond just cholesterol levels.

Sean Heffron, MD, used HuffPost to discuss the potential impact of Thanksgiving food on heart health. This serves as a reminder of how even holiday eating habits can have long-term consequences on our health.

In other news, Gregory Katz, MD, explored the portfolio diet and its effects on cholesterol levels in Health. Electrolyte powder’s effects on sodium levels were also examined by Dr. Katz in a separate piece.

Samantha M. Dunham, MD, addressed the importance of discussing perimenopause in Harper’s Bazaar. Marc K. Siegel, MD, examined the potential link between coffee consumption and a reduction in COVID-19 severity in another article from this publication.

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