News Analysis: Destroying Nature Unleashes Infectious Diseases
July 15, 2012, 12:40 pm by New York Times - Health
A developing model of infectious disease shows that most epidemics — AIDS, Ebola, West Nile, SARS, Lyme disease — are a result of things people do to nature.
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Well: Mothers With Cancer
New York Times - Health : May 23, 2013, 12:33 pm
Children of mothers with cancer must learn this painful lesson early: the vulnerability of the figure on whom they have grounded their existence. With varying degrees of fearful awareness, such children intuit
Well: What’s in Your Green Tea?
New York Times - Health : May 23, 2013, 12:01 pm
A new report from ConsumerLab.com shows that some bottled varieties of green tea appear to be little more than sugar water, while some green tea leaves are contaminated with lead
Well: Awareness: Heartburn Tied to Throat Cancer
New York Times - Health : May 23, 2013, 10:00 am
Frequent heartburn increases the risk for throat cancer, a new study has found, and over-the-counter antacids may provide protection.
California Puts Tentative Price on Health Policies Under New Law
New York Times - Health : May 23, 2013, 9:49 am
Thirteen insurers had been chosen to sell policies through the insurance marketplace — or exchange — being created under the law.
Doctor and Patient: Doctors Ill Prepared for Patients With Disabilities
New York Times - Health : May 23, 2013, 3:56 am
Nearly 23 years after the Americans With Disabilities Act went into effect, patients with disabilities continue to receive inadequate medical care — and many cannot even get a doctor’s appointment.