More medical news from New York Times - Health
Obama to Unveil Research Initiative to Develop Tailored Medical Treatments
New York Times - Health : January 30, 2015, 3:00 am
Plans include collecting genetic data on one million Americans so that scientists can suit drugs and treatments to patients’ specific traits, officials said.
Well: Are Vitamin Drinks a Bad Idea?
New York Times - Health : January 30, 2015, 2:45 am
Some nutrition scientists are concerned that with the profusion of fortified foods, beverages and supplements, many people may be ingesting levels of vitamins and other nutrients that are not only unnecessary, but potentially harmful.
Op-Ed Contributor: ‘Moonshot’ Medicine Will Let Us Down
New York Times - Health : January 29, 2015, 12:27 pm
The connections between genes and disease remain murky.
Matter: In the Way Cancer Cells Work Together, a Possible Tool for Their Demise
New York Times - Health : January 29, 2015, 10:49 am
Research on the cooperation that goes on in a cancerous tumor could point to a new strategy for fighting the disease.
Well: For Athletes, the Time of an Event Can Affect Performance
New York Times - Health : January 29, 2015, 9:21 am
Researchers studying a small group of athletes found that those used to rising early perform best at midday, while late risers do best in the evening.