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"Just Like Someone Without Mental Illness Only More So" is Dr. Mark Vonnegut's second stab at a memoir. The first one, "The Eden Express," told the story of how he went crazy in the 1970s. It was a commercial and critical hit but also a professional embarrassment.
Got milk? You may need a couple cups more than today's food labels say to get enough vitamin D for strong bones. But don't go overboard: Long-awaited new dietary guidelines say there's no proof that megadoses prevent cancer or other ailments _ sure to frustrate backers of the so-called sunshine vitamin.
Senate Republicans on Tuesday took aim at President Obama's appointee to oversee a major component of his health care overhaul plan, complaining about the way the nomination was made and the lack of time given to lawmakers to question him.
Senate Republicans Tuesday took aim at President Obama's choice to oversee a key component of his health care overhaul plan, complaining about the way the choice was made and the lack of time given to lawmakers to question him.
A new study finds too many doctors who work with drunk, drug-addicted or incompetent colleagues fail to report them.
Your doctor could be drunk, addicted to drugs or outright incompetent, but other physicians may not blow the whistle.
The White House found itself on the defensive over Obama's appointment of a key official to help implement his health care overhaul, facing a torrent of criticism from lawmakers who said the move short-circuits the legislative-oversight process.
When the White House announced Dr. Donald Berwick as President Obama's choice to lead the $800 billion Medicare and Medicaid agency in April, officials hailed his long list of credentials. But Dr. Berwick hasn't seen a patient in years.
The article "Americans set to give health reform a chance" (Web, Politics, June 1) is an indication that Americans now have a different perspective on the health care reform act and have softened their opposition. There is a willingness on the part of these Americans to closely examine the act and propose changes that could result in amendments.