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The doctor of the future

In new healthcare systems, 'the doctor' is increasingly a team. Can actual physicians adapt?<p>DENVER — When patients go to see Dr. C.T. Lin for a checkup, they don’t see just Dr. Lin. They see Dr. Lin and Becky.<p>Becky Peterson, the medical assistant who works with Lin, sits down with patients first …

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Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2013 – as it happened

That's all for now<p>And there we have the 2013 Nobel prize in Physiology or Medicine. You can read Alok Jha's news piece summarising today's announcement here. And listen to my interview with Thomas Südhof here. Tomorrow it's time for the physics prize. Will Peter Higgs win for his famous boson? What …

Cellular transport breakthrough earns trio 2013 Nobel prize for physiology or medicine - video

<b>Editorial</b>: So many advances that enhance our lives and line our pockets start the same way – with a nagging question<p>Published: 11 Oct 2013<p>Three scientists win Nobel Prize in Chemistry for developing computer simulations that have been used to design new drugs and materials<p>Published: 9 Oct …

'Diabetes-cure' operation explained

<b>The reason some patients are cured of type-2 diabetes after a gastric bypass may have been explained by US researchers.</b><p>Their animal study showed bypassing the stomach made the intestines work harder, use more energy and keep blood sugar levels under control.<p>They hope their findings, published in …

An In-Ear Brain Monitor Could Watch For Seizures Discreetly

The hearing-aid sized device could allow researchers to record EEG data over multiple days, even as patients move around.<p>Measuring the brain's electric signals, a process called electroencephalography (EEG), is a useful way to diagnose seizures and evaluate sleep disorders. Attaching a jumble of …

UK firm seeks to market world's first malaria vaccine

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/health/1017000/1017268_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524696577_87b9bc5a23f6b62d006b68857bf63509<p><b>British drug maker GlaxoSmithKline is seeking regulatory approval for the world's first malaria vaccine after trial data showed that it had cut the</b> …

A Penicillin Shortage Hinders Treatment For Rheumatic Fever

We often take antibiotics for granted. If you catch strep throat, a round of penicillin can clear it up in a few days.<p>But because of a curious drug shortage, in many parts of the world it's now easier to get HIV drugs than an old-fashioned form of penicillin that prevents heart damage from …

What I've Learned: Albert Einstein

<b>Smoke like a chimney, work like a horse,</b> eat without thinking, go for a walk only in really pleasant company.<p>Certain people find everything boring.<p><b>I discovered that nature was constructed in a wonderful way,</b> and our task is to find out the mathematical structure of the nature itself. It is a kind …

Four Lessons I Have Learned From Physiology | Runner's World

<b>One of the things I love most about the sport of distance running is that, in spite of its simplicity of putting one foot in front of the other, it is also extremely complex.</b> When done correctly, it is a scientific endeavor to maximize one's speed and endurance. Unfortunately, nearly all scientists …

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