Tufts offers free cancer screenings to uninsured Boston-area women

Chien-Chi Huang (left) and volunteers from the Asian Breast Cancer Project attended See, Test & Treat at Tufts Medical Center on Oct. 26. (Image courtesy of Lan Nguyen.)
10月26日,黃千姬(左)跟亞裔乳腺癌項目的志願者參加塔芙茨醫療中心的See, Test & Treat項目。(圖片由Lan Nguyen提供。)

The See, Test & Treat program took place at Tufts Medical Center on Oct. 26. For the fourth year in a row, Tufts Medical Center doctors provided free breast and pelvic exams to uninsured and underserved women. This is the first year in which the program provided pediatric kidney screenings for children. Continue reading

Tufts MC physician receives $40 million NIH grant to study the effects of vitamin D on type 2 diabetes

Endocrinologist and Co-Director of the Diabetes Center at Tufts Medical Center Anastassios G. Pittas, MD, MS may be on the verge of an important scientific breakthrough in the fight against type 2 diabetes. And the solution is much simpler than you might think. Continue reading