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Blood Test Shows Promise as Alternative to Cancer Biopsy
New York Times - Health : April 19, 2015, 10:41 am
The hope is to give oncologists a tool to let them figure out quickly whether a treatment is working and, if it is, to keep monitoring for resistance.
Workers Seeking Productivity in a Pill Are Abusing A.D.H.D. Drugs
New York Times - Health : April 18, 2015, 6:00 am
Interviews with users and treatment experts suggest a growing number of young American workers are taking stimulants to enhance concentration and stamina at work.
Irwin Schatz, 83, Rare Critic of Tuskegee Study, Is Dead
New York Times - Health : April 18, 2015, 2:45 am
Dr. Schatz was a young cardiologist in 1965 when, objecting to experiments on uneducated black men, he wrote the U.S. Public Health Service a letter whose moral force came to light seven years later.
Cornell’s Chocolate Milk Fills Refueling Gap
New York Times - Health : April 18, 2015, 2:41 am
At Cornell, the benefits of having an on-campus dairy extend beyond a diverse dining hall menu to helping change workout recovery habits.
Indiana Says H.I.V. Outbreak Is Worsening
New York Times - Health : April 18, 2015, 1:48 am
The Indiana State Department of Health said Friday that there are 120 confirmed H.I.V. cases tied to a county that began a needle exchange program two weeks ago.