More medical news from New York Times - Health
Op-Ed Contributor: What I Learned at the Weed Dispensary
New York Times - Health : July 28, 2015, 12:21 pm
Traditional health care should copy the best elements of the medical marijuana industry.
Well: ‘Fat’ Cartoon Characters May Make Children Eat More
New York Times - Health : July 28, 2015, 2:45 am
“Fat” cartoon characters may lead children to eat more junk food, new research suggests, but there are ways to counter this effect.
Well: When Cancer Triggers (or Hides) an Eating Disorder
New York Times - Health : July 27, 2015, 12:42 pm
Treatment can pose a daunting challenge for young women with body-image issues, and reawaken a previous problem.
Raw Data: Cellular Cheaters Give Rise to Cancer
New York Times - Health : July 27, 2015, 12:15 pm
Cells prosper by surrendering some of their autonomy to the whole. But inevitably a cell breaks loose and selfishly multiplies, and so cancer begins.
Q&A: Claustrophobia: More Likely in Women Than Men
New York Times - Health : July 27, 2015, 7:44 am
The reasons for such a gender difference are not clear, and claustrophobia is not as well studied as some other phobias