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Caring for Alzheimer's: How Three Couples Cope
Wall Street Journal : March 30, 2015, 5:26 am
More than half of Alzheimer’s patients are cared for by a loved one. Three caregivers talk about the physical and emotional toll as the disease progresses.
When the Daily Grind Gets Him Down, He Goes Up a Mountain
Wall Street Journal : March 30, 2015, 1:27 am
At just 31 years old, Aaron Ollivier, CEO of Precision Concrete Cutting, was burned out. The antidote, he found, was rediscovering an activity he enjoyed as a teenager and college student: climbing.
The Search for a Better Definition of Pain
Wall Street Journal : March 30, 2015, 1:13 am
Proactive patients work with researchers for a more precise way to explain how they feel physically.
Needle Exchanges Gain Currency Amid HIV, Hepatitis Infections
Wall Street Journal : March 29, 2015, 5:30 am
Evidence that HIV and hepatitis C are spreading among intravenous drug users is prompting more state and local officials to consider setting up needle exchanges—including some who had been resistant.
White House Sets Plan to Fight Superbugs
Wall Street Journal : March 27, 2015, 4:38 am
The White House issued the most extensive action plan ever against drug-resistant bacteria, or superbugs, seeking to curb antibiotic use at farms and hospitals—and promote tests to find lethal bugs, and antibiotics to kill them.