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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. [...]



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