We celebrate every moment in an infant’s journey but are repelled by similar helplessness in the elderly.
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Research suggests that physical activity may protect eyesight as we age.
Medical, nursing and other graduate students from New York University have been attending the play “Bill W. and Dr. Bob” as part of their studies, though the drama underscores how little has changed in our beliefs about alcoholism and what we can do about it.
The cause of Kawasaki disease is still unknown, but the thinking these days is that it is an unusual immune response to a probable viral infection in children who have some kind of genetic predisposition to it.
Can you solve a medical mystery involving a 9-year-old boy with a high fever, a single swollen gland and no obvious source of infection?