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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 ...



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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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 ...



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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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 ...

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Deaf Health Clinic Team
University of Michigan Health System News (press release)
Michael M. McKee, MD, MPH is a family medicine physician with clinical and research expertise in disability health. As a physician with a hearing loss, he is especially interested in advocating for the rights of Deaf and hard of hearing patients to ...



Stanford Medical Center Report

5 Questions: Marcia Stefanick on better medicine for women
Stanford Medical Center Report
As director and co-founder of the Stanford Women and Sex Differences in Medicine Center, Stefanick aims to raise awareness of the issue with the goal of improving health outcomes and care for everyone across the life course and gender spectrum.



Patheos (blog)

UC Irvine Gets $200 Million Donation to Promote Fake “Medicine” Like Homeopathy
Patheos (blog)
Unfortunately, rather than improving evidence-based medicine, the $200 million will be used to promote “integrative health approaches in research”… which is to say it'll promote alternative medicine. We're talking about acupuncture, “energy” healing, ...

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Topeka Capital Journal

$236K grant from PetSmart Charities supports K-State's shelter medicine program
Topeka Capital Journal
K-State's College of Veterinary Medicine received an initial grant of $200,000 from PetSmart Charities in 2014 to help purchase its 32-foot mobile surgery unit. Veterinary students on a two-week shelter medicine clinical rotation travel with the mobile ...



Two local doctors disciplined by Board of Medicine
Eagle-Tribune
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 ...


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