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Well: Ask Well: Reversing Diabetes
New York Times - Health : October 6, 2015, 2:45 am
Type 2 diabetes can be reversed in some people, at least temporarily, but it may take extreme measures.
Well: Calcium Doesn’t Improve Bone Density, Analysis Finds
New York Times - Health : October 5, 2015, 12:00 pm
Whether eaten in foods or taken as supplements, calcium also has little effect on the risk of fractures in people over 50.
Reactions: Letters to the Editor
New York Times - Health : October 5, 2015, 11:45 am
Readers respond to articles in Science Times.
Global Health: Caribbean Hospitals Getting Help for Hurricanes
New York Times - Health : October 5, 2015, 11:39 am
The Pan American Health Organization and the British government have begun a “Smart Hospitals” program to retrofit vulnerable hospitals.
Heart Scan Can Fine-Tune Risk Estimate for Patients Considering Statins
New York Times - Health : October 5, 2015, 11:34 am
A study found that a CT scan could ascertain the heart health of people over 40 to better help them make a decision on taking cholesterol-lowering statins.