More medical news from New York Times - Health
Well: The Weekly Health Quiz: Probiotics, Belly Fat and Pot Edibles
New York Times - Health : May 22, 2015, 6:15 am
Test your knowledge of this week’s health news.
The New Old Age: Lessons on End-of-Life Care From a Sister’s Death
New York Times - Health : May 22, 2015, 3:00 am
The New Old Age has often discussed end-of-life care. Such considerations recently turned from journalistic to intensely personal.
Well: Ask Well: Massage and Toxins
New York Times - Health : May 22, 2015, 2:45 am
A reader asks whether drinking a lot of water after a massage really helps flush away toxins, or otherwise augments massage’s benefits.
Food Companies Fear Bird Flu May Cause Egg Shortages
New York Times - Health : May 21, 2015, 12:30 pm
The flu is forcing farmers to kill more than 38 million infected birds, 33 million of which are laying hens.
Well: Living With Cancer: Patients on Our Own
New York Times - Health : May 21, 2015, 9:28 am
Great medical care doesn’t matter if doctors and hospitals fail to adequately advise and care for patients once they leave the hospital, writes Susan Gubar in Living with Cancer.