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The first-year dissection is often an experience that teaches medical students to emotionally detach from their patients. By forcing future doctors to learn about the lives of their cadavers, some medical schools are trying to reverse the effect.
On a Thursday afternoon in August 2008, Joe Thurman …Education
Fireman Sam and How to Train Your Dragon feature the only disabled characters currently on long-running children’s television franchises.
Other characters crop up here and there – the Disney Channel introduced double-amputee Aussie explorer, Wildlife Will to its Doc McStuffins show, and it featured …Entertainment (UK)
In light of the Americans with Disabilities Act's 25th anniversary on Sunday, Progress Illinois profiles new initiatives being spearheaded by "ADA 25 …Chicago
The ADA made a statement about how we treat and value people with disabilities.Disability
The state of the disability community must be improved.Disability
A California man's attempt to take a photo with a rattlesnake landed him with a huge hospital billMedicine
'MyHealthShare Chronicle': Multiple Myeloma - Myeloma - Myeloma Cancer - Plasma ... 'MyHealthShare Chronicle': Multiple Myeloma - Myeloma - Myeloma …Multiple Myeloma
Laraine Kelley has worked in personal injury law since the mid-1980s and occasionally heard claims that a “so-called crisis” in medical malpractice …Buffalo
In the late 1800s, scientists definitively linked mosquitoes with epidemic diseases like malaria. In the years that followed, popular public health responses included draining wetlands, covering water supply tanks, and spraying petroleum products like kerosene on pools and puddles where mosquitoes …Disease
[SB Nation] "I told them no matter what, I'm going to the LA World Games. Even if we have to put off chemotherapy until I get back. I wanted to …Cancer
Muhammad Ali has been courageously fighting Parkinson’s diseases for 30 years. The story of Muhammad Ali’s caregiving is about a brave, loving, …Muhammad Ali
Eight diabetes patients are having a lower limb amputation each week in Ireland.
A new molecule discovered in the common rice disease bacterial leaf blight could help in the battle against HIV, biologists say.Disease
Too many people with eating disorders feel they are being forced to lose weight so their body mass index is low enough to qualify for treatment, the …Anorexia
ATLANTA (AP) — An autopsy will be needed to evaluate what led to the death of Bobbi Kristina Brown, daughter of singer Whitney Houston, authorities said Monday, the day after her death.
In a statement Monday morning, the Fulton County Medical Examiner's Office says the time that elapsed from when …Bobby Brown
Hepatitis C is a serious infection that can lead to liver damage. You may not even know that you have the virus that causes hepatitis C because the …Hepatitis
More people die of cancer than AIDS, tuberculosis, and malaria combined—and it’s expected that annual cancer cases will rise from fourteen million in …Cancer
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Multiple myeloma symptoms vary by patient as well as the stage of the disease. There are often no symptoms in the early stages of myeloma. …Multiple Myeloma
1. Never eat together as a family.
2. Never have family traditions that children can look forward to.
3. Never listen to your children; talk at them …Kids
Would you notice eating disorders symptoms in someone you love? Would you be able to recognize the development of an eating disorder in yourself? …Healthy Eating
Experiment compares the way monkey and human brains respond to abstract information.
Neuroscientists have identified an area of the brain that might …
Sick schoolgirl Abi Longfellow has been cruelly betrayed after a “botched” NHS case review failed to award her a life-saving drug.
The 12-year old …David Cameron
By Dan Wing
PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A celebration was held in Center City Philadelphia Saturday afternoon to mark the 25th Anniversary of the Americans …Disability
When the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) became law 25 years ago, "everybody was thinking about the iconic person in a wheelchair," says civil rights lawyer Sid Wolinsky. Or that the ADA — which bans discrimination based on disability — was for someone who is deaf, or blind.
But take a tour of …Disability
Motor and mobility impairment, as used in this publication, refers to limitations in motor movements such as walking, …Disability
Breakthrough Study Reveals Biological Basis for Sensory Processing Disorders in Kids | UC San Francisco
Sensory processing disorders (SPD) are more prevalent in children than autism and as common as attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, yet the …Evidence-Based Medicine
Major improvements must be made in techniques for identifying future Alzheimer’s disease patients if medicine is to take advantage of drugs that could inhibit or halt their mental decline.
This warning was made last week by several senior scientists after the announcement by the pharmaceutical giant …Dementia