Zolgensma is a revolutionary gene therapy that can stop a deadly childhood condition called SMA in its tracks. It’s also one of the most expensive drugs in the world Elizabeth Wraige remembers the first time she delivered the diagnosis. “Parents feel as if they’ve been hit by a sledgehammer,” she says. Her patient, a baby …
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Not So Intelligent Design: The Bible, Darwin and the Trouble-making Appendix An anesthesiologist points to the useless, troublesome appendix as he explains why he favors the theory of natural selection over creationism. The Doctor Weighs In
An Anesthesiologist Learns the ‘Facts’ about Epidurals in Childbirth Class An anesthesiologist loses it when his childbirth class instructor provides misinformation about epidurals The Doctor Weighs In
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Doctors Develop Safety Guidelines for Halloween 2020 It is possible to have fun this Halloween and stay safe too despite COVID-19. Here are 10 safety guidelines developed by doctors The Doctor Weighs In
What Parents Should Know About the New USDA Dietary Guidelines New USDA Dietary Guidelines have important recommendations: No added sugar before 2 years old and early allergen introduction by 4 months. The Doctor Weighs In
Did You Know That Reptiles Can Be Great Pets? Reptiles as pets? Geckos, and dragons, and snakes! Oh my! To novice keepers and first-time herpetologists, scales may seem more intimidating than fur or feathers, but many species of reptiles make fantastic pets, even for complete beginners. This article covers some of the best animals for …
TakeCHARGE: How Turning 18 Changed My Healthcare Forever A college student describes how the TakeCHARGE 5 Steps program helped her when she turned 18 and healthcare changed for her forever. The Doctor Weighs In