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Op-Ed Contributor: When Addiction Has a White Face
New York Times - Health : February 9, 2016, 12:21 pm
For African-Americans, today’s softer stance on addiction looks painfully different from the crack era.
Study in Brazil Links Zika Virus to Eye Damage in Babies
New York Times - Health : February 9, 2016, 4:38 am
A study of 29 newborns at a hospital in Salvador, Brazil, found that 10 had defects in the retina or optic nerve of one or both eyes.
Reactions: Letters to the Editor
New York Times - Health : February 8, 2016, 12:05 pm
Readers respond to articles in Science Times.
Observatory: Portraits of an Older Michelangelo Indicate He Had Arthritic Hands
New York Times - Health : February 8, 2016, 11:33 am
The master probably had osteoarthritis, but his commitment to art may have kept his hands functional until his death in 1564, according to doctors.
Obama to Ask Congress for $1.8 Billion to Combat Zika Virus
New York Times - Health : February 8, 2016, 11:07 am
The money would be used to expand programs that control mosquitoes and for research into vaccines, as well as for new public education programs, particularly for pregnant women, the president said.