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Matter: Growing Pains for Field of Epigenetics as Some Call for Overhaul
New York Times - Health : July 1, 2016, 10:41 am
Studies of so-called epigenetic marks, crucial to our development, have met with growing skepticism over their findings.
Well: After Bitter Decades, a Wounded Vietnam Veteran Handcycles Back to Hope
New York Times - Health : July 1, 2016, 5:57 am
William Alvarez, who lost his legs in Vietnam, was consumed by solitude and torment for a half-century but says the sport has given him resilience and autonomy.
Battling P.T.S.D., One Mile at a Time
New York Times - Health : July 1, 2016, 5:53 am
William Alvarez has struggled with depression and post-traumatic stress disorder since losing his legs during the war in Vietnam. His recent interest in hand cycling has helped him cope.
Well: Sunscreen and Bug Spray: Children’s Summer Skin Care
New York Times - Health : July 1, 2016, 3:45 am
Protect young children’s delicate skin by shielding them from the sun, instead of relying on sunscreen.
Well: Playing Catch With Strangers
New York Times - Health : July 1, 2016, 3:01 am
Throwing a ball around restores me to my roles as father and son, connected both to the boy I used to be and the father I’ll always remain.