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Well: An Unconventional Cardiologist Promotes a High-Fat Diet
New York Times - Health : August 23, 2016, 12:57 pm
British cardiologist Dr. Aseem Malhotra is among a small but increasingly vocal group of doctors in the United States and Britain who are challenging the medical and nutritional orthodoxy around fat, carbohydrates and calories.
The New Health Care: The EpiPen, a Case Study in Health Care System Dysfunction
New York Times - Health : August 23, 2016, 10:18 am
It’s a simple, lifesaving medication — yet hurdles to market entry allow a company that makes it to keep raising the price.
Zika, a Formidable Enemy, Attacks and Destroys Parts of Babies’ Brains
New York Times - Health : August 23, 2016, 8:10 am
The virus not only causes smaller heads and brains — the signature microcephaly — but disrupts development, scans show.
Egyptians Take to the Streets Again, Now in Workout Gear
New York Times - Health : August 23, 2016, 7:43 am
For a country where smoking is everywhere and obesity and diabetes are rampant, a new fitness revolution has been a stark departure.
Florida Investigates New Zika Cases on Gulf Coast and in Miami
New York Times - Health : August 23, 2016, 5:38 am
Officials announced a new case in Pinellas County, on the Gulf Coast, and confirmed four new cases near Miami, where the majority of local cases have been found.