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Scientists to test light therapy as relief from painful side effect of cancer treatment

Light therapy has potential to replace opioids in treatment of mucositis, a common side effect of chemotherapy and radiation therapy   BUFFALO, N.Y. — University at Buffalo researchers have received part of a $ 1.5 million grant to investigate light therapy as a replacement for prescription opioids in treating oral mucositis, painful ulcers and swelling… Read More »

Security expert says don't forget the 'physical side of things' when mapping out your cybersecurity plans

It’s no secret that healthcare is under attack as one of the most marauded industries in the world after gaming and the business/professional sector. Ransomware attacks are up 350 percent, 45 percent of ransomware impacting healthcare is Locky and phishing is the method of choice, responsible for 80 percent of all exploits and 13 percent… Read More »