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Profiles in Science: A Breast Cancer Surgeon Who Keeps Challenging the Status Quo

Dr. Laura J. Esserman strikes a different note in response to conventional wisdom on treating some kinds of breast lesions.

DCIS dilemma: Dr. Laura Esserman podcast

Dr. Laura Esserman is a surgeon and breast cancer specialist who works at the University of California San Francisco.  The San Francisco Chronicle last year called her a rock star.  She told the newspaper that she is driven by “Passion, persistence and energy. Show More Summary

Renowned Melanoma and Immunotherapy Expert Joins NYU Langone Medical Center

Immunotherapy expert Jeffrey S. Weber, MD, PhD, will join the senior faculty of NYU Langone Medical Center and its Laura and Isaac Perlmutter Cancer Center.Dr. Weber will serve as deputy director of the Perlmutter Cancer Center and co-director of its melanoma program, and will oversee its work in experimental therapeutics.

Tig Notaro’s Bentzen Ball comedy festival returns to D.C. on Oct. 1 with a ‘Dr. Katz’ reunion

The comedian will join Jonathan Katz, Laura Silverman and Janeane Garofalo at the Lincoln Theatre for the first of the festival's four nights.

Preventing Swimmer’s Ear: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

If you've ever had it, you know swimmer's ear can make you pretty uncomfortable.  In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Laura Orvidas has tips on how to avoid swimmer's ear. To listen, click the link below. Preventing Swimmer's Ear

How Your Home Impacts Your Relationship

Home is where the heart is, and the romantic evenings, too. But there’s more to the home-heart connection than meets the eye, according to new data. Leading sex expert and relationship therapist Dr. Laura Berman states that changing homes adds a sense of novelty to your life, which often spurs a romantic [...]

Swimmer’s Ear: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

A trip to the beach or pool can be a great way to spend a hot summer day, unless you come home with swimmer's ear.  In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Laura Orvidas tell us what swimmer's ear really is. To listen, click the link below. Swimmer's Ear

We may have reached Peak Feminism

Most everyone is familiar with the travails of Dr. Laura Kipnis, a professor at Northwestern University. Because of an opinion piece she wrote she was hit with a Title IX complaint by a couple of students (the leader of the mob is pictured above, Lauren Leydon-Hardy, @leydonhardy. Show More Summary

Don't Have a Village? How to Create One

Over in an online summit of parenting experts I like to call "parenting school," the conversation is lively. Dr. Laura Markham talked about giving ourselves permission to be less productive. Lori Petro talked about healing ourselves if we didn't grow up with good role models for communication. Show More Summary

American University's Dr. Laura DeNardis Receives Google Research Faculty Award

Professor DeNardis won a prestigious Google Research Award that will fund basic expenses for one graduate student for one year to assist with Internet governance research.

This Week in GOOP: Gwyneth's newsletter showcases summer outfits you'd never wear.

4 months agoHumor / odd : Happy Place

Welcome to This Week in GOOP, where Gwyneth Paltrow makes the news just for wearing the same thing twice. Fresh off the announcement that Gwynnie launched a new ake-out food business, she talks to Dr. Laura Lefkowitz about why most diets fail. Show More Summary

School Violence Prevention - It Really Does Take a Village!

Dr. Jonathan Doll and his wife Laura WATERBURY, CT -- On Thursday, May 21, 2015, at Post University, about 58 leaders and educational change agents from the great state of Connecticut met at the first annual conference series aimed at preventing tragic events of lethal school violence. Show More Summary

This Solar-Powered Kit Is Saving Hundreds Of Thousands Of Mothers' And Newborns' Lives

When Dr. Laura Stachel stepped into a maternal health clinic in Nigeria for the first time in 2008, she was “stunned and appalled,” the obstetrician-gynecologist told KQED. The off-grid facility was so strapped for resources that, at night, the midwives delivered babies just by light of candles or kerosene lamps. Show More Summary

Toddlers swipe and scroll before learning to walk

5 months agoTechnology : Tech Talk

A new study found that by age 2, more than a third of children have spent at least an hour a day on digital devices. Pediatrician Dr. Laura Jana joins CBSN to discuss whether the "device generation" is cause for concern.

The Dark Horse Who Could Upset the First Southern Primary

Dr. Edward Floyd, a prestigious South Carolina vascular surgeon, goes way back with the most powerful family in Republican politics. Both Bush presidents and former First Lady Laura Bush have stopped by his South Carolina home during various campaigns over the past two decades. Former President George W. Bush appointed him as a delegate to…

Conversations from CROI 2015: Dr. Laura Cheever

Colleagues from HRSA and CDC collaborated on a poster presented at the 2015 Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI)  last week that demonstrated the effectiveness of the Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program. We had the opportunity to discuss these research findings with Dr. Show More Summary

TBT: You Didn’t Ask Me, but You Should Have

This was originally published in December 2006, here. Also, I haven’t been to Dr. Laura’s website in years and years and years. Is she still a thing? Another confession–I regularly read the letters posted at Dr. Laura’s website. They are sometimes interesting, but usually amusing. Today I wanted to bang my head on my desk […]

The Pit and the Pentothal

9 months agoHumor : Snopes

Did Dr. Laura Schlessinger adopt ten pitbulls from a shelter and immediately have them euthanized?

Bull Scorn

9 months agoHumor : Snopes

Did Dr. Laura say all pit bulls are a waste of space and should be put down?

Dr. Laura Says Pit Bulls Are ‘Waste Of Space’ At Shelter And Should Be Put Down

Talk radio host Dr. Laura Schlessinger told her listeners that she was “shocked” that a local pet shelter was full of pit bulls and called them a “waste of space.” Dr. Laura then went on to say the dogs should be put down, something that immediately caught the attention of pitt bull owners who were Dr. Show More Summary

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