Mónica E Cantú, MD

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Tales from Auschwitz: survivor stories

Photograph: Reuters<p>Some of the 600 children who survived Auschwitz show their identification numbers.<p>276<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/1/26/1422280529297/87c46f20-f20a-46e4-81ed-e0170d19ce79-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: Reuters<p>Some of the 600 children who survived …

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Top Chef: Boston Kicks Off Tonight! Here's What to Watch For

Get ready to crave chowder, baked beans and cream pies, because Top Chef: Boston is premiering tonight on Bravo at 10 ET/PT.<p>Get ready to crave …

Full 2014 FIFA World Cup TV schedule

With the World Cup kicking off with Brazil and Croatia next Thursday, take a look at where you can watch all of the games in the United States.<p>The 2014 FIFA World Cup is almost here, and Goal has the guide of where to watch all the action from Brazil, starting with the host nation taking on Croatia …

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What to expect for Android in 2014 & beyond

In 2007, Android was revealed with an air of skepticism. It was marketed as an open standard which would take on Apple and iOS. Six years and nine sweet-related names later, Android is at the pinnacle of mobile technology and it’s only going to get better in 2014.<p>Wearables 2.0<p>Whether you prefer …

Samsung Galaxy S5 concept video borrows iPhone 5s features

A new concept video for the Samsung Galaxy S5 shows what Samsung’s next phone could be like if it takes a couple features from the iPhone 5s and iterates on them.<p>The major focus of the new concept video is what the video creators Rozetked call Reach ID. The idea of Reach ID is very similar to …

Carmat's artificial heart finds its way to first human patient in France

The "bioprosthetic" artificial heart from Carmat has been implanted in a human being. The procedure was performed on December 18th at France's Georges Pompidou European Hospital, and the patient is said to be doing well. Carmat says he is currently awake in the intensive care unit and is speaking …

Google sues to protect Android device makers from Apple-backed patent hell

<b>Update:</b> <i>This article produced a torrent of abuse, accusations and even some insight from commenters, John Gruber and others. I’ve responded further</i> …

Pack Cookies with Tortillas to Keep them Fresh and Unbroken

Giving the gift of a tin of freshly baked cookies is a wonderful thing, and the last thing you want is for your recipient to open it up to find the …

A Pragmatic View of the New Cholesterol Treatment Guidelines

Disclosure forms provided by the authors are available with the full text of this article at NEJM.org.<p>This article was published on November 27, …

How Early Should Obesity Prevention Start?

Audio Interview<p>Obesity has pervaded the United States and is spreading throughout the world. Following in its wake is type 2 diabetes, which will …

5 Health Tech Trends to Watch in 2014

2013 was a big year for consumer health technology. According to mobile tech consultancy Research2Guidance, there are now close to 100,000 mobile …

These Snow Sculptures From China Are Simply Breathtaking

The people who make these have the coolest jobs.

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Car elevators in Porsche Design's Miami tower will give billionaires drive-in apartments

<b>News:</b> a tower under construction in Miami by Porsche Design and Dezer Development is to feature car elevators, allowing some of the world's …

Could diabetes drug slow Alzheimer's?

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/health/1035000/1035504_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1534437490_c23abca2440b766e082854912019bfe8<p>A trial has begun to see whether a drug used to treat diabetes can slow the progression of Alzheimer's disease.<p>The study will involve 200 patients …

12 Shoes for 12 Lovers by Sebastian Errazuriz: Part 1

Artist and designer Sebastian Errazuriz has never been one to be afraid of pushing the boundaries and his latest project entitled 12 Shoes for 12 …

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2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Z51 vs. 2014 Porsche 911 Carrera S | Comparison Test

TESTED<p>Real longevity is rare in the automotive industry. Only a handful of models have made it to the half-century mark, but the milestone the Porsche 911 celebrates this year is one the Corvette passed a decade ago. Both have survived rampant model proliferation that has crowded their markets, …

2015 Ford Mustang Pictures Are Here, Unofficially and Gorgeously

The all-new, sixth-generation Ford Mustang will be introduced to the world on Thursday, but photos of the real car are already online, making their way to you by way of <i>Autoweek</i>‘s print magazine, a cell-phone camera, and the forums at SVTPerformance.com and Mustang6G.com. Just as our renderings and …

2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Convertible

The C7's second act is a topless show.<p>Iterations of the C7 Chevrolet Corvette keep coming. First was the comparo-winning Stingray coupe, followed now by the convertible. Next comes the Z06 in January, and the C7.R racer is likely to make its competition debut at the 24 Hours of Daytona in February. …

More Details of 2015 Mustang Appear on Ford Website

More details of the 2015 Ford Mustang have leaked, and instead of some anonymous forum member posting photos of the new Mustang on the cover of <i>Autoweek</i>, this time, it’s Ford’s fault. The crew at mustang6g.com alerted us to the Ford consumer website, where the 2015 Mustang’s official page is live, …

Staff Picks: Best Cars of the 2013 Los Angeles Auto Show

What was once a relatively small-potatoes event on the international auto show circuit now plays host to a number of major debuts, and we were on the scene at the 2013 Los Angeles auto show to comprehensively cover all the new sheetmetal. This year, a wide array of concept and production vehicles …

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A Surgeon’s Review Of Google Glass In The Operating Room

Dr. Pierre Theodore of UC San Francisco has completed a three-month trial of using Google Glass during surgery.<p>For a little over three months now, Dr. Pierre Theodore, a cardiothoracic surgeon, has been using Google Glass in the operating room. Although he’s tapped the functionality during …

Doctors At Ohio State University Were The First To Transmit A Surgery Live Using Google Glass

We may not be there yet, but a surgeon at the Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center just became the first in the United States to consult long-distance with a colleague using Google Glass, which provided the doctors a live, point-of-view video from the operating room.<p>Dr. Christopher Kaeding, …

Extraordinary Women in Science and Medicine: Exhibit at the Grolier Club, NYC

If more women than men graduate from college (60 percent vs. 40 percent) and women constitute half of today's work force, why is that barely one-quarter of those women work in the field of science?<p>This is all the more surprising when one adds in the fact girls' math and science grades in school are …

Fast & Fresh Mexican Recipes

Crab Tacos<p>When Dungeness crab is in season, this dish is a decadent upgrade to the ordinary taco dinner.<p><b>Recipe:</b> Crab Tacos<p>Speedy Huevos Rancheros<p>Who …

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