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February 2014 Archives

If it's cancer, we must operate - or not, according to study

A diagnosis of cancer is never easy. It is a scary word for a patient to hear, and it is a complicated diagnosis for a doctor to explain. Cancers differ depending on a number of factors, including how early the cancer is detected and where the cancer is. Over the years, researchers have discovered that some cancers grow quickly and others very slowly -- so slowly, in fact, that they will never pose a threat to the life of the patient.

Brain death hard to understand, even for doctors, p3

We are continuing our discussion from our last post. The subject, brain death, came up a couple of weeks ago when two very sad cases made national headlines. No one involved in those cases is from New York, but people here have certainly struggled to understand what it means when a doctor declares that a loved one is brain dead.

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