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To advance medicine's future, the NIH tries to win the trust of communities mistreated in the past
Its scientists would like to take a urine sample, measure your waistline, and have access to your electronic health records and data from the wearable sensor on your wrist. And if you don't mind sharing, could they have your Social Security number? It ...

CBS News

How well did "Star Trek" do in predicting the future of medicine?
CBS News
There is something the "Star Trek" franchise predicted: the future of medicine. "I was able to put a scope in and biopsy the pancreas which was unheard of 50 years ago," said NYU Langone's Dr. Mark Pochapin. That's unless you were watching "Star Trek ...
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Anthony Rapp and Wilson Cruz on gay romance in "Star Trek: Discovery"CBS News

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Ars Technica

There cannot be two kinds of medicine: EU scientists shred homeopathy, alt med
Ars Technica
The council did not mince words about the “alternative medicines,” which rely on the erroneous ideas that 'like cures like' and that water can have memory. In its 12-page statement, the group summarized the extensive scientific work showing that ...

New York Times

My Struggle to Take Anti-HIV Medicine
New York Times
The only people who took medicine around me were those who were already ill. Instead, bleach was our anti-pathogenic weapon. And because my parents contracted H.I.V. before our understanding of the virus evolved to what it is today, a hospice nurse ...
UNAIDS chief vows to protect access to medicine as human rightXinhua

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Libertarianism and medicine
Washington Post
The libertarian approach to medicine holds that the same principles that prohibit paternalistic interference in clinical contexts also prohibit paternalistic interference by public officials. For example, just as it would be wrong for a physician to ...

Two local doctors disciplined by Board of Medicine
Two local doctors who are employed by hospitals in Methuen, Lawrence and Haverhill as well as a practice in Salem, New Hampshire, have been disciplined by the Massachusetts Board of Medicine, the board announced Wednesday. Dr. John Sebastianelli ...

WVU Medicine (press release)

New WVU Medicine clinic in Fairmont to open Monday
WVU Medicine (press release)
WVU Medicine cut a ribbon today (Friday, Sept. 22) and officially declared its new clinic in Marion County open for business. The $13.9 million, 25,000-square-foot outpatient center is located off Downtown Fairmont Exit 136 of I-79, near the Fairmont ...
WVU Medicine officially opens Fairmont facilityThe Exponent Telegram (press release) (registration)

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Stanford Medical Center Report

Medicine X spotlights a father's quest to help his daughter
Stanford Medical Center Report
With her father beside her whispering encouragement, Lorelei Hoenen, a 6-year-old with a blonde ponytail, looked out across the silent crowd at Stanford Medicine X on Sept. 15. “Last year, I got very sick,” she said. She had been struck by acute ...

3 Ways AI Is Changing Medicine -- The Motley Fool
Motley Fool
Artificial intelligence isn't just for self-driving cars and virtual assistants. Medicine is finding new uses for the nascent technology. Danny Vena. (TMFLifeIsGood).

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Penn State News

Ma to chair Department of Medicine at College of Medicine and Medical Center
Penn State News
HERSHEY, Pa. — Dr. Thomas Y. Ma, chief of the Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology at the University of New Mexico – Health Sciences Center (UNM-HSC), has been named chair of the Department of Medicine for Penn State College of Medicine ...

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