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Well: The Hurdles to Getting Hearing Aids
New York Times - Health : October 5, 2015, 3:00 am
Hearing loss is usually gradual, and people often fail to recognize when it becomes severe enough to warrant hearing aids.
Nobel Prize in Medicine Awarded to Scholars for Parasite-Fighting Therapies
New York Times - Health : October 5, 2015, 2:55 am
William C. Campbell, Satoshi Omura and Youyou Tu were awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine.
Well: Ask Well: Fish Oil Supplements for Dry Eye?
New York Times - Health : October 5, 2015, 2:45 am
A reader asks if fish oil supplements can help prevent dry eyes.
Eye Treatment Closes In on Being First Gene Therapy Approved in U.S.
New York Times - Health : October 4, 2015, 9:00 am
Spark Therapeutics said the treatment had allowed people with certain so-called inherited retinal dystrophies to maneuver in dimmer light than they could before.
Four-Legged Roommates Help With the Stresses of Campus Life
New York Times - Health : October 4, 2015, 6:18 am
Many colleges and universities are figuring out how to field increasing requests for so-called emotional support animals.