WVU Medicine Cabinet News Stories

WVU Healthcare offers weight loss surgery seminar

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – When diet and exercise haven’t helped, surgery may be the answer for someone struggling with obesity. [...]

WVU physician publishes new research on kids’ respiratory infections

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – Each year, 75,000 to 125,000 infants are hospitalized for respiratory syncytial virus (RSV), a respiratory virus that infects the lungs and breathing passages, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. A West Virginia University School of Medicine physician and his research team have discovered that a class of natural regulatory molecules present in human cells, called microRNAs, may help fight RSV, which currently has no vaccine. [...]

Researcher joins WVU School of Pharmacy

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – [...]

WVU pharmacy students educate youth about prescription drug abuse

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, prescription drug abuse and its consequences are the fastest growing drug problem in America. To help combat that trend, three second-year students in the [...]

WVU Cancer Center receives $5K from local fundraiser

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – A fund that benefits cancer patients at West Virginia University’s [...]