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M uch of what science knows about the human brain has come through deduction. If a stroke or trauma...
O n December 28, 1981, two days before his 71st birthday, gynecologic surgeon Howard Jones wrote a...
There’s a long and winding road to Food and Drug Administration approval for a new drug. First the...
Its nine million members make Kaiser Permanente a giant of American health care. They also put the...
Almost 100 years ago, in a Paris laboratory, Félix d’Hérelle peered at cultures packed with...
Developing a malaria vaccine is a particularly knotty problem: Vaccines typically can target only...
About one in five prescriptions is “off label”—that is, a drug prescribed to treat a condition for...
In this era of cancer genetics, we’ve come to think of cancer as something like a car. Runaway cell...
I t’s a sad fact of modern medicine that many diseases—cancer, Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s—remain...
Nine-year-old Shan Rée of West Vancouver, British Columbia, was no stranger to hospitals. Since...
It takes only a few hours to have an implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD) placed in your...
During the past 25 years, as mounting research has demonstrated the efficacy of treating patients...
One night a patient got out of bed, fell and hit his head; the incident report that clinicians...
Researchers who took a fresh look at muscle-invasive bladder cancer through the lens of gene...
The angiogenesis inhibitor bevacizumab (Avastin) failed to increase overall survival (OS) or...
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center will collaborate with Johnson & Johnson...
Recent breakthroughs in immunotherapy and targeted therapy have improved outcomes for patients with...
For some newly diagnosed cancer patients, whether they will be able to have children after...
Whole- or partial-breast radiation therapy can reduce a patient’s chance of breast cancer...
The Iconic Santorini cave hotel seemingly hangs over the rim of Greece’s famed volcanic caldera.
This Easter, Fabergé will debut a limited-edition Spiral Tassel Pendant (price available upon...
On May 17, at the second annual Carroll Shelby Tribute and Car Show, auto fans and aficionados are...
The original Legacy Machine No. 1 was conceived as a watch that would exemplify the sort of forward...
On March 12, Eclipse Aerospace announced the delivery of its first all-new Eclipse 550 personal jet...
With the opening of the Portrait Firenze, the picture-window views from one of the Ferragamo family...
The Geneva International Motor Show, now in its 84th year, is held each March in the Geneva Palexpo...
When Robb Report readers took to the roads of the Napa Valley in 14 spectacular examples of...
Guitar making, or lutherie, is a fine art, and Antonio de Torres, John D’Angelico, Orville Gibson,...
From April 2 through 5, collectors, connoisseurs, and other serious sippers of single-malt scotch...
Germany’s Lotus Motorcycles has teamed up with the German conceptual-vehicle designer Daniel Simon...

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