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Harbor Lights, a dining and event venue on Warwick Neck, announced it will host the first annual Fall Wine & Craft Beer Tasting to benefit its October charity partner, Gloria Gemma Breast Cancer Resource Foundation. more
The Rhode Island chapter of the American Cancer Society’s Cancer Action Network will host its third annual breakfast meeting on Oct. 14 to convene thought leaders, medical professionals and cancer survivors from across the state to address the need for increased funding of cancer research. more
Butler Hospital recently launched a partial hospital program for young people aged 18 to 26. more
Amgen Inc.’s therapy for a deadly form of skin cancer was approved by U.S. regulators, letting the drugmaker move forward even after a lackluster clinical trial. more
Richard R. Charest, president and CEO of Landmark Medical Center and the Rehabilitation Hospital of Rhode Island, is retiring. more
(Updated 1:19 and 2:16 p.m.) Controlling health care costs is largely a matter of supply and demand, but Rhode Island tradition throws some extra wrenches into the works. Two of them, for instance, are the state’s oversupply of hospitals and the assumption by consumers that they’re entitled to any care they choose. more
Parents who worry about their college students’ drinking, drugging and sexual activity might be interested in newly released data evaluating 140 colleges’ sexual health practices. more
Rhode Island Hospital, a Lifespan facility, announced that researchers are studying whether transcranial magnetic stimulation can effectively treat frontotemporal dementia, which is a group of neurodegenerative brain disorders causing a progressive breakdown of language abilities. more
Lifespan has reported that Dr. Steven Lampert is the new president of Lifespan Physician Group, which is tied with Care New England Medical Group for the state’s largest multispecialty physician group, each with 350 R.I. physicians, according to Providence Business News research. more
The Oct. 8 groundbreaking of a 47,000-square-foot Neighborhood Health Station, at 1000 Broad St. in Central Falls, represents the culmination of three years of community planning, negotiating and finding financing, Blackstone Valley Community Health Care reported in a recent statement. more
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