Dr. Jeffrey M. Saland, MD

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Affiliation:

  • The Mount Sinai Health System, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Location:

  • Mount Sinai Doctors Faculty Practice
  • 5 East 98th Street
  • New York, NY
  • 212-241-6187
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  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Nephrology:

    MONDAY, June 16, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Young black adult dialysis patients who live in poor neighborhoods are much more likely to die than their white counterparts, according to a new study.

    This racial difference was much less pronounced in wealthier neighbo...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Pediatric Nephrology:

    THURSDAY, May 22, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Italian researchers have successfully used a small kidney dialysis machine they invented to treat newborns with kidney failure.

    "We have developed a machine for neonates [newborns] who were not treatable before," said lead researcher Dr. Claudio ...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Nephrology:

    FRIDAY, April 25, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Nearly one-fifth of severely obese teens have poor kidney function, a small new study suggests.

    The study included 242 severely obese teens taking part in research on weight-loss surgery.

    Seventeen percent of the teens had protein in thei...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Pediatrics:

    MONDAY, Aug. 13 (HealthDay News) -- Toddlers who snore persistently are more likely to have behavior problems, such as hyperactivity, depression and attention issues, during the day than their non-snoring peers, new research indicates.

    The study also looked at factors that might contribut...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Pediatrics:

    FRIDAY, Aug. 10 (HealthDay News) -- Happiness in adulthood may be determined by the quality of relationships in your youth, not brain power or academic prowess, new Australian research suggests.

    "This shows that there is an enduring, significant relationship bet...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Pediatrics:

    THURSDAY, Aug. 9 (HealthDay News) -- New data shows that while fewer American teenagers are smoking now than a decade ago, the rate of decline has slowed considerably.

    "Despite an 11-year downward trend among middle and high school students, there has been little or no change in tobacco u...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Pediatrics:

    THURSDAY, Aug. 9 (HealthDay News) -- Children who speak more than one language seem to have a learning advantage: Being bilingual can improve children's problem-solving skills and creative thinking, a new study suggests.

    The mental sharpness needed to switch between two languages may deve...Full Article