More medical news from New York Times - Health
New Class of Drugs Shows More Promise in Treating Cancer
New York Times - Health : May 29, 2015, 11:00 am
A study sheds light on why the new medicines seem to work for some cancers and not others.
‘Devious Defecator’ Case Tests Genetics Law
New York Times - Health : May 29, 2015, 10:41 am
A company’s use of DNA tests to investigate employee wrongdoing ran afoul of a genetic nondiscrimination act.
Well: The Weekly Health Quiz: College Stress, Flossing and Back Pain Relief
New York Times - Health : May 29, 2015, 7:42 am
Test your knowledge of this week’s health news.
Jury in the Bronx Awards $45 Million for a Death After Surgery
New York Times - Health : May 29, 2015, 6:49 am
Edward Beloyianis was paralyzed at 14 as a result of a spinal operation at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center. He died eight years later of complications of the paralysis.
Retiring: Strengthening Troubled Sibling Bonds to Deal With an Aging Parent
New York Times - Health : May 29, 2015, 6:28 am
The growing field of elder mediation is helping sisters and brothers overcome personal differences that can complicate end-of-life decision making.