October 13 – October 26, 2016
Archbishop Tutu Wants Assisted-Dying Option
Now, Tutu has recorded a video saying he wants the option of assisted dying when the time comes.
October 15 - October 28, 2015
No More Condoms?
By Theo W. Hodge, Jr., MD
“So, I heard I don’t have to wear condoms anymore. All I have to do is go on PrEP,” a twenty-something- year-old greeted me. I nearly fell off of my stool.
March 19 - April, 2015
Measles at My Age?
The virus is transmitted by contact with an infected person through coughing and sneezing. The measles virus can remain infectious on surfaces and in the air for up to two hours after an infected person leaves an area.
October 16 - October 29, 2014
Ebola – More to Know
Studies for isolating the virus include tissue culture (only to be performed in one of a few high-containment laboratories throughout the world).
April 2– April 16, 2014
Vitamin Supplements, Yes or No?
testing is being promoted to screen for unrecognized deficiency and to tailor supplements to individual needs. Again, this practice is unwarranted in most individuals for two main reasons: