Category Archives: Medical

GOOGLE EYES THE FUTURE

Google has a track record of identifying promising innovation across a wide spectrum of internet related technologies.  Hopefully, this week’s announcement will be another. Google has selected Alcon, the eye-care unit of Novartis, as its partner in developing ‘Google Lens,’ a smart contact lens created to help monitor blood glucose levels in diabetics through measurements […]

EBOLA ON THE RISE

The World Health Organization says the number of documented Ebola cases in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone has risen by 14 percent this week bringing the death toll since the outbreak only three months ago to more than 600.

March 25

WHY SCALIA DIDN’T GO TO MEDICAL SCHOOL? HOBBY LOBBY V. SEBELIUS

Today, the Supreme Court heard oral arguments in Hobby Lobby Stores v. Sebelius. Very much as expected, the questions from the Justices were divided down party lines with the holding in Citizens United being in large part, the premise for Hobby Lobby’s claim to the Religious Freedom Restoration Act and the right of a ‘person’ to […]

Dante Ruffalo medical Alicia Moritz February 27

Medical

Those of us who attend medical school have a common passion to use our knowledge of science to heal the corpus.  I was unable to complete my medical training due to illness, but this misfortune did not deprive me of the desire to help people.  To satisfy this longing, I will translate the esoteric parlance […]

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