Jessica Wang

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A doctor's widow grieves like any other. Sometimes patients forget that

A year ago, on a cold winter’s morning, my friend woke up feeling vaguely unwell. To be on the safe side he asked his wife to drive him to the hospital where he worked as a doctor. Then he collapsed.<p>The subsequent hours that his desperate colleagues spent resuscitating him proved ultimately futile. …

Empathy

How arts education can help create better doctors

Lisa Brandt knew she was seriously ill when she could barely drag herself from the couch to her bed. Brandt, then at the age of 48, felt chilled to the bone and suffered from an unquenchable thirst.<p>But her illness struck at the height of influenza season, in January, 2011. Brandt says a doctor at a …

Photographers Share 7 Secrets to Looking Better in Your Wedding Pictures

<i>by Elizabeth Mitchell, BRIDES</i><p>Courtesy of CNP Montrose<p>Wedding photos are pretty much the sole reason you signed up for that hot yoga class and decided to give up carbs for the next six months. After all, you want to look amazing in those snapshots! But how do you ensure you actually put your best …

Brides

10 Films You Need To Watch To Understand Human Rights Issues Around The World

The stars of this year's Human Rights Watch Film Festival are as eclectic and awe-inspiring as ever -- a gang of 18 revolutionary cows in a Palestinian village, the women singers banned from performing in Iran, the teachers bringing education to girls in Afghanistan, a Colombian mayor with a …

The Arts

8 Exercises You Can Do on the Treadmill That Aren't Running

See ya never, treadmill boredom.<p>I always thought treadmills were for running. But lately, as I’ve been running on mine and counting the minutes until I can turn off the blasted device, I’ve seen more and more women performing lunges, side shuffles, and other exercises on theirs that are typically …

25 Playlists for Every Possible Workout Routine on the Planet

You'll never get sick of a playlist again.<p>Whether you're looking for a playlist for your next run, your strength-training routine, a dance-cardio session, your yoga practice, or just because you're so over everything that's in your iTunes right now, trust us: We've got you covered...<p><b>The Justin</b> …

Striving to Do Less Harm in Medical Care

Money talks, even in healthcare it seems. These days, patient satisfaction scores are having a big impact on the profitability of health systems. So …

Baby born inside amniotic sac described as ‘medical miracle’

Silas Philips entered the world wrapped in a perfect package.<p>The baby delivered via emergency Cesarean section at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, Calif., was born still inside his mother’s amniotic sac.<p>Curled up in the fetal position, the tiny body and head could be seen through the …

Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

A food tour of Seattle: the city’s best eats

Seattle is a big city with the food philosophy of a small farm. For proof, dip your finger into the culinary extravaganza of Pike Place Market, a confederation of small-scale growers, hole-in-the-wall bakers, halibut-tossing fishermen, artisan cheese-makers and family-run fruit stalls that sprawls …

​The Legend Of The Surgery With The 300% Mortality Rate

Robert Liston was a competent surgeon who contributed significantly to medicine as a science. Then he had the misfortune to have one seriously bad …

Clark's Oyster Bar's Cioppino

6 to 8 Servings<p>This cioppino recipe uses bottled clam juice, a smart shortcut to a robust broth. Recipe by Tom Moorman and Larry McGuire, Clark’s Oyster Bar, Austin<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>Broth<p>2 tablespoon olive oil<p>1 medium onion, finely chopped<p>4 garlic cloves, chopped<p>1 teaspoon dried basil<p>1 teaspoon dried …