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June 9, 2014
The Man Who Was Immune to AIDS

But not what came after.

June 9, 2014
The Last ...

... Outbreak of Ebola virus, use of mercury in medical equipment, and more.

June 9, 2014
Life, After

An accident in February cost the TV reporter Miles O’Brien his left arm. He soon discovered that every movement, no matter how small, requires rethinking.

June 9, 2014
Replaceable Me

From lab-grown lungs to mechanical eyes, the latest, and most realistic, artificial body parts.

June 9, 2014
How Justin Bieber Saved This Kid

Our son, Theo, had a mystery illness and kept getting worse. Three things turned the tide: huddles of doctors comparing notes, a lot of blood tests, and one stupid song.

June 9, 2014
Does Oscar Sound Cooler Than Aetna?

Oscar, a post-Obamacare start-up, tries to conquer—and cover—a new generation of uninsured.

June 9, 2014
Sitting Is Bad for You. So I Stopped. For a Whole Month.

My calves weren’t happy. Neither were my kids.

June 9, 2014
How Much Does It Hurt?

Zohydro is the new FDA-approved painkiller that some doctors think the FDA had no business approving. And in ERs across America, they’re anxiously awaiting the fallout.

June 9, 2014
What 93 Hours Awake Does to Your Face

Nothing good—thanks largely to the stress hormone cortisol, which the body releases when it’s tired.

June 9, 2014
Welcome to New York Health

Twenty-three years ago, New York introduced what would become one of its most enduringly popular features: the peer­-selected “Best Doctors in New York” list.

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