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Working Boston's Flu Epidemic

Hospital photo via Shutterstock Entering the hospital a few days ago, I could see the stress etched into my colleagues’ faces as I prepared to […]

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How Studying Art Helps Doctors Build Teamwork

John Singleton Copley’s Watson and the Shark © Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (Gift of Mrs. George von Lengerke Meyer) Team-based medical care is an […]

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Dying from Lupus Complications at Age 23

Kevin McHale photo by Steve Lipofsky via Wikimedia Commons Alexandra “Sasha” McHale, the daughter of NBA Hall of Famer and Celtics legend Kevin McHale died […]

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How to Stay Healthy While Traveling

Luggage photo via Shutterstock The holidays can be stressful enough, with out-of-town-guests taking over our homes, late nights taking over our sleep, and egg nog taking […]

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The Truth About Going Gluten-Free

Bread image via Shutterstock It seems like diet fads these days change quicker than fashion trends on the runway, and the gluten-free diet is no […]

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How One Boston Doctor Really Feels About Obamacare

Doctor photo via Shutterstock On June 28th, the eve of my first primary care clinic, a large controversy had been clarified. The Supreme Court of the […]

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Winter Storm Nutrition Tips

Hurricane Sandy’s grocery store lines. Photo by Allison Knott Hopefully you made it to the store and have all your supplies. Many of you did, […]

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Living Legacy: Brigham Conducts Posthumous Reproduction Survey

It’s now possible to create a child from the eggs or sperm of a deceased partner, but should we?

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Richard Mangino's Outstanding Recovery

While tracking down some of Boston’s most outstanding medical breakthroughs for our Top Docs issue last December, I had the pleasure of meeting Richard Mangino, […]

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Richard Mangino's Outstanding Recovery

While tracking down some of Boston’s most outstanding medical breakthroughs for our Top Docs issue last December, I had the pleasure of meeting Richard Mangino, […]

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Richard Mangino's Outstanding Recovery

While tracking down some of Boston’s most outstanding medical breakthroughs for our Top Docs issue last December, I had the pleasure of meeting Richard Mangino, […]

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Chimpanzee Attack Victim Reveals New Face for First Time

Chimpanzee Attack Victim Reveals New Face for First Time. Yesterday, Carla Nash, who was brutally attacked by a friend’s chimpanzee and lost her face and […]

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Chimpanzee Victim Reveals New Face

Yesterday, Charla Nash, the woman who lost her face and hands after being attacked by a chimpanzee, revealed her new face on the Today show, […]