Entries tagged with “Health Care”
Being Mortal Medicine and What Matters in the EndBy Atul GawandeMetropolitan BooksWith Medicare and modern medicine, we’re worlds away from the poorhouses of 19th century nove…
A Patient’s Deep Dive into Stem Cells, Faith, and the Future
A Nurse’s Story
On the cutting edge of cardiac medicine, in a mainstream hospital, the best of East and West meet as Mimi Guarneri, M.D., and Rauni King, R.N., create a hospital for the future.
I vividly remember my first day as an intern at a large inner-city hospital in Southern Africa. As I made my morning rounds through the male cardiothoracic unit, I saw patient afte…
We’ve seen the headlines: Spirituality and religion are good for you, most researchers agree. But why?