More medical news from New York Times - Health
Op-Ed Contributor: ‘Moonshot’ Medicine Will Let Us Down
New York Times - Health : January 29, 2015, 12:27 pm
The connections between genes and disease remain murky.
Well: Doctors as Advocates for Family Leave
New York Times - Health : January 29, 2015, 2:47 am
By acting as patient advocates, doctors and other health care professional can do more to support broader family leave policies.
The New Health Care: The Goal Was Simplicity; Instead, There’s a Many-Headed Medicaid
New York Times - Health : January 28, 2015, 12:51 pm
Medicaid has become less uniform and more complicated, with variations across states, but researchers will be able to watch many experiments bloom.
Charles H. Townes Dies at 99; He Envisioned the Laser, Bringing It Into Daily Life
New York Times - Health : January 28, 2015, 8:24 am
Dr. Townes shared the Nobel Prize in 1964 for his work on lasers, in a career that included advising on lunar landings, verifying Einstein’s theories and creating an atomic clock.
World Briefing: Brazil: Drastic Water Rationing May Be Put in Place in São Paulo
New York Times - Health : January 28, 2015, 7:09 am
The worst drought to hit São Paulo, Brazil’s biggest city, in decades may leave many residents with water service only two days a week.