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Pre-Health Advising

Links: Health and Health Care News


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News Sources

New York Times - Health
The New York Times has excellent articles on current health and health care issues.

New York Times
The tyranny of a patient's diagnosis on subsequent interactions between patients and doctors.

New York Times
Three Europeans Win the 2008 Nobel for Medicine

Reuter's Health Information, Healthday
Coverage of news articles from Reuters Health Information and Healthday on a variety of topics, compiled by the U.S. National Library of Medicine and the National Institutes of Health.

AAMC Newsroom
The Association of American Medical Colleges has an excellent site reviewing health care issues in the news.

Department of Health and Human Services
The Department of Health and Human Services provides excellent statistics and articles on health.
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' Office on Women's Health provides extensive information on women's health issues.

UPenn's Center for Bioethics
University of Pennsylvania's Center for Bioethics is a good website to check out, as it often provides articles on current ethical issues affecting the practice of medicine.